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J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Second time I've stayed at this guest house in Osaka, 8 person dorm in the 2nd floor is quiet and had good ventilation. And curtains for privacy which is a common in Japan hostels. Cheapest laundry machine at 200 Yen and 100 Yen Dryer that dries with one use. 3 person dorm is a bit odd since one bed has...

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Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a total of 6 days. Very near Fukushima station, good place, clean and tidy. We got a room for 3 pax, shared bathroom. With common area. Will definitely go back here when we visit Osaka again.

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Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Firstly, this review is for my stay back in January 2016, so if any of the finer details are out of date I apologise. So as a little context, I had arrived in Osaka from Australia quite late, and had - by some freak of coincidence and luck - managed to find my way to the correct train, and then...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

J-Hoppers in Osaka is what every hostel should be. As soon as you walk in you can feel the social atmosphere from the lounge area. We initially stayed in a two bedroom private room. Comfortable room with air conditioning. We also returned and stayed in an 8 bed dorm. Again, comfortable. The aspect about the place that is the most...

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It's a walkable distance to many of the main attractions of Osaka. It took me about 30minutes to walk to umeda Sky building or hep-five also it's close to both umeda and Osaka station. It's convenient to stay here if you plan to travel to Kyoto or Kobe. The staff were super friendly and the room was very clean. This...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

As an experienced traveler through many hostels across the world. J-Hoppers Osaka has been one of the nicest hostels. It is very convinient to get to (close to the Fukushima station which is one stop away from Osaka station). This has been my 2nd time using J-Hoppers Osaka and both times the staff have been really friendly and accommodating always...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Great guesthouse with friendly-helpful staff. So close to train station with JR loop line that make us easy to go around Osaka. It's close to JR Fukushima sta. The neighborhood is cozy and it's easy to get meal around. Just 15 minutes walk to Umeda Sky Building and also to Osaka Convention Center. Also near to Hanshin Umeda sta. that...

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Reviewed 8 June 2016

The hostel is located very near Fukushima Station, just a few minutes walk. It is a safe area and walking around at night is no problem! Very near Universals Studios Japan (3 stops way by train). The toilets are clean and it's very quiet at night. Rooms are clean and beds are very comfortable. Able to store luggage in the...

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Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 27 April 2016

A good, basic backpacker hostel near fukushima station. The staffs are helpful, friendly and speak good English. The room are clean, however the mattresses are a biiiit on the thin side. This hostels don't have lift so if you have big luggage you're going to have a work out getting on your room. The bathroom is on the second and...

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Reviewed 8 April 2016

Considering its price, location and amenities it's a very good hostel, close to Osaka main station, 10-15 min walking, many new restaurants and bars around the area, a convinience store just 10 m from the hostel, the dorms all with curtains, lockers, so on. Just 5 min walking from a JR station so you can get to many parts of...

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Welcome to the finest guesthouse / hostel in the funniest city. The 3rd J-Hoppers hostel was opened here in Osaka in January 2008. A former bachelor quarters has been remodeled into a fully-appointed backpackers guesthouse / hostel. It is a 15 minute walk from Osaka central station and also good for a day trip to Kyoto, Nara and Kobe from Osaka. ... more   less 

Additional Information about J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse

Address: 7-4-22 Fukushima, Fukushima-ku, Osaka 553-0003, Osaka Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Osaka > Osaka Station / Umeda
Price Range: $34 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — J-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse 1.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“The bathrooms are located in 2nd and 3rd floor and because there's no lift so that you don't need to carry your luggage too much.”
 of 5 bubbles angkyk, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift, so if you have a lot of stuff get a lower floor room . Definitely go out with Mr Yano!”
 of 5 bubbles 351natt, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Check out the rooftop! And don't forget to grab a drink with Mr Yano!”
 of 5 bubbles 346hannahn, 13 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Book room at least 3 months in advance.”
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“No lift so if you have trouble with stairs ask for a room on the lower floors”
 of 5 bubbles 0_rhys_0, 2 Apr 2015 | Read review
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