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The Otarunai Backpackers' Hostel Morinoki

4-15 Aioicho, Otaru 047-0028 , Hokkaido
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Morinoki is very good place. It near minami-otaru station , Letao and otaru music box museum. Every part every room is very very cute and host make me feel like I live in my home. If you come to mirinoki I recommend you to have they breakfest.it very cheap and so delicious.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The hostel was a warm decoration , lot of cartoon book , clean , cute dog and pretty cat, small garden. I like it. The owner speaks English ^^ location is near to the otaru working street, but a bit hilling. ps. recheck about check-in time.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

I stayed here one night in Oct 2013 and as a frequent backpacker I can say that this is one of finest hostels I have stayed in. The rooms are clean and very cosy. Masa san (the owner) and his wife are very friendly and welcoming and they have a large collection of manga comics and other books and there... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Otarunai Backpakers' Hostel Morinoki is a lovely place! I especially liked the extremely large collection of manga and books of the owner. It is really close (only 10 minutes walking) to the main downtown attractions.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2012

Morinoki is a great Japanese style hostel--very laid back and easy going place. We stayed in teh female dorm on the MOST COMFORTABLE mattresses. The bunks were very sturdy and big, wooden beds with lots of head room. The dorm is well-planned for ease of moving around and keeping your stuff. The rooms are filled with interesting knick knacks and... More 

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