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Capsule Hotel Asahi Praza Shinsaibashi

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2013

We were a little sceptical about staying in a Capsule hotel having heard mixed reviews. This was one of the few hotels that was female friendly, although men and women sleep on separate floors. For £15 per person, we thought it was amazing! Upon arrival, we had to take our shoes off and locker them away. If you have a...

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マコト イ, 広報担当マネージャー at Capsule Hotel Asahi Praza Shinsaibashi, responded to this review

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2013

This is a great experience no doubt - location is fantastic, pods are clean, bathhouse is well equipped and spacious. You really can just turn up in shorts and a t-shirt and be ok (walk around pajama's, amenities, towels, laundry all provided) You have to expect the slight smell of feet and snoring if you stay in a place like...

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singapore
Reviewed 26 June 2013

Cons: the capsule area can be noisy and the pillow and mattress is not too comfortable. Wifi only in the common area. Pros: Relatively cheap rates at 2900yen per night. They provide clothes to sleep in, toothbrush, shaver and showering items so i can bring less things while travelling. You can hang out in the common area and mingle with...

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マコト イ, 広報担当マネージャー at Capsule Hotel Asahi Praza Shinsaibashi, responded to this review

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Cairo
Reviewed 25 June 2013 via mobile

if you want to really try the japanese experience then have to check out this hotelit is very clean everything is very systematic people are very welcoming the location is absolutely amazing the only con would be the quality of food and minimal variety of fruit

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マコト イ, 広報担当マネージャー at Capsule Hotel Asahi Praza Shinsaibashi, responded to this review

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Zürich
Reviewed 18 May 2013

This capsule hotel advertises being a backpackers place. It’s not. As it’s not really a hotel. It’s a SPA. The SPA areas are well developed and are open to everyone paying an entrance fee. You have relaxing rooms and massive saunas and hot pools as shown on the pictures of the follow travellers. What you should know is that the...

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マコト イ, 広報担当マネージャー at Capsule Hotel Asahi Praza Shinsaibashi, responded to this review

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 May 2013

This is certainly a great way to experience how crazy the Japanese are. It is a weird combination of a space capsule and a hostel. The common area is home to some strange types of people. Yet also business men and even families check in. The spa area is great. Different pools: hot, hotter and hotst. This is the only...

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UK
Reviewed 7 May 2013

When I arrived in Osaka it was about 6.30pm but it took me an age to find this place. I asked for directions via email several times but only really got a reply that said “it is about 10 minutes on foot from Shinsaibashi station” and “Please get from JR Kyoto Station to Osaka Station. Please go down at Shinsaibashi...

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Reviewed 18 April 2013

Lived in Japan for 7 years, came back to visit with my fiance. He's a foodie so we HAD to visit Osaka (Dontonbori Street is a wicked place to restaurant / iizakaya hop). I learned about this hotel from a group of ex-pats and we booked it, unsure of what to expect. The staff was wonderfully kind, and in the...

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Cairo
Reviewed 12 April 2013

of course the concept is super amazing, but not strange for Japan. The hotel is very clean, sleeping in the capsule was very relaxing and enjoyable. Many many free facilities, bath sauna, wifi, toothbrush even the pajamas they offer you the japanese official 'pajama' loved the experience, very systematic. Although it made me feel like serving in the army at...

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Burfjord, Troms, Norway
Reviewed 6 April 2013

As always in Japan: print a good map, or use a navigation-device, to find the hotel! As I am used to small hotels and was rather exhausted at arrival, it took a little while before I found my way around the impressing big place. But then I started to like it very much. There are separate women and men sleeping...

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Additional Information about Capsule Hotel Asahi Praza Shinsaibashi

Address: 2-12-22 Nishi-Shinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Osaka > Shinsaibashi / Nanba / Tennoji / South Area
Price Range: $33 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Capsule Hotel Asahi Praza Shinsaibashi 2*
Number of rooms: 441
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“Unique experience, solo traveller,”
JoanneJamieson, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“good value”
861eel, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you are in a group of 5 or so take the private rooms. Bring ear plugs!”
danxav, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All capsules are the same, but bring earplugs!”
MatthewN814, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“They have a few types of capsules: with or without sockets, with or without TV.”
anubism, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
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