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J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2013

The hostel is a few stops on the tram line from JR Hiroshima and easy to find. Staff were very friendly. We booked a private twin room, which was traditional Japanese style tatami room. Spacious with aircon, futon was comfortable. The only thing I didn't like was the way it felt like a university dormitory- lots of serial travellers and... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2013 via mobile

Stayed one night in September as a couple. Well run place catering primarily to the backpacking crowd. If you're looking for a quiet place to rest this isn't it. If you are outgoing and like to meet other young travellers then this is your place. It was pretty noisy until 10pm when the quiet time begins although people were still... More 

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Girona
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196 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Location is OK, 30 min by tram to station but it is very close to Peace Park. Hard to find without a map. No elevator in the building. Facilities are OK for what you pay. Japanese style room with A/C.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2013

staff are nice and helpfull with everything the price is standard as in every gh in hiroshima and the location is good, around a 15 minutes walk to the nightlife area and 5 minutes to the Atomic bomb museum. Daily cleaning, and a kitchen with everything you need, a bit small common area, but with a great atmosphere, and they... More 

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Derby
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Reviewed 30 August 2013

Myself and my partner stayed in this hostel for 2 nights in a private Japanese style double room on the 4th floor. On our floor there were 2 toilets and sinks which we shared and on the 3rd floor was a shower room with shampoo and soap provided. The hostel had a convenient location, the tram network is very good... More 

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Reviewed 24 August 2013 via mobile

Friendly staff, big spacious, nicely presented japanese style double bedrooms and shared showers weren't an issue as there are a few and they were kept clean. Nice location next to the peace memorial park and close to team stops. Great Hiroshima style okonomyaki place round the corner as you approach the local stop.

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Rome, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2013

It has been many years since I last stayed in a hostel. I was really surprised by how good this one was. It was recommended by a friend, who is considerably younger than me and more up for 'roughing it' than I am. However, the private rooms, Japanese style, and really well equipped kitchen area allow you a bit more... More 

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Hiroshima, Japan
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

Its a really nice place to stay in Hiroshima. The staff is always friendly and helpful, the rooms properly airconditioned (which you need during Japanese summertime), and tidy. The floors are laid with tatami which contributes to a more japanese experience. Also, the hostel is situated close to the a bomb dome, memorial park and museum. On top of that,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 8 July 2013

This location is close to the Peace Park but a little far from the train station (the sister Hana Hostel, near the station, has the opposite problem). This makes day exploring convenient while any trips involving the JR Line and the age-old "where do we leave the luggage now?" question a little more involved (this happened when we went to... More 

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2013 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights in June in a Japanese-style dorm room which was definitely a great choice. Even though the people you were sharing the room with were sleeping right next to you, there is a privacy screen between you so it didn't feel all that weird. The futon mattress and other bed linen were comfy, you had... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Opened in Nov, 2006. A former small Japanese sytle ryokan was partially remodelled into a cool Japanese style backpackers guest house/hostel. We are very close to the Peace Memorial Park and the A-Bomb. Also has good access to another World Heritage site Miyajima. Please visit the Hiroshima, the city of peace and water. ... more   less 

Additional Information about J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse

Address: 5-16 Dobashicho, Naka-ku, Hiroshima 730-0854, Hiroshima Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chugoku > Hiroshima Prefecture > Hiroshima
Price Range: $28 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse 1.5*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Room with tatami !!!”
 of 5 bubbles Sim35, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There is no shared shower room in the highest level (not sure what level, 3rd if I'm not mistaken).”
 of 5 bubbles Fayluna, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The private rooms are relatively cheap and worth paying extra.”
 of 5 bubbles adamupdate, 5 Feb 2014 | Read review
“For those with big heavy luggage - avoid the 4th floor as no lift!!”
 of 5 bubbles cantwait2holiday, 30 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Get the Japanese style room. It's good to experience it at least once.”
 of 5 bubbles TiffanyR759, 27 May 2013 | Read review
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