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2.5 of 5 Hostel   |   11-34 Hiemachi, Hakataku, Fukuoka 812-0014, Fukuoka Prefecture (Hakata Station)
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Khaosan Fukuoka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

About a 5 minute walk from Hakata station in a quiet suburban street. Several convenience store close by. Hostel has all the facilities you need although could do with one or two more washing machines. Toilets and showers are good. Lots of information available about Fukuoka/Hakata as well as elsewhere in Kyushu and staff are knowledgeable and helpful. The common... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Stayed here for two nights with my wife. Our room was comfortable, everything was clean and well-organised and there was a huge amount of information available for the curious tourist. The location is a little bit away from downtown (Hakata, Tenjin), but it's a pleasant walk through the local neighbourhoods, and there are options for taking buses if you need... More 

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Pyeongtaek, South Korea
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I've stayed at this hostel three times in December 2011, March 2012, and late September 2012. Let me get the negative out of the way first. The location is fairly difficult to find and is quite a walk from Hakata Station so you will be doing some walking to get to the main area of the city. That being said,... More 

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Kyoto, Japan
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40 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Generally as a hostel, Khaosan is quite good. However, the location really isn't great, far from the station and far from the city center of Tenjin or Nakasu- those would be better choices to stay at. It also has very few showers, so you sometimes have to wait. Its otherwise clean, friendly and safe

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Torrance, California
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I arrived here after riding 55 miles on my bicycle from Kitakyushu tired, sore, and mentally beat. The front desk guy greeted me warmly and checked me in without issue. The dorm room has 4 beds with lockers for each person, big enough to fit a sleeping bag, 4 pannier bags from my bicycle, and a small daypack. Each bed... More 

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Torrance, California
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9 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This was my first stay at a youth hostel and was quite enjoyable. It was very active and lots of people from all walks of life and places. I only stayed here for one night but I found the accomodations to be very nice. There are places to eat nearby, very close to Hakata station, and the common room is... More 

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Lennoxville, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
11 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

*A little note before I start, I was quite surprised by the the low rating of this hostel. First of all, this is NOT a Ritz Carlton, or a Hilton, this is a HOSTEL. Don't expect a beautiful seaside view, because this is in a narrow road of one of the main drives. So please don't complain if you get... More 

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Beppu, Japan
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

i went in this hostel with my friends for a funny and cheap trip. this place was perfect! first thing: is clean. is very close to Hakata station so is comfortable. i loved the bed. in the shower there are shampoo and soap for free. the toilet is ok and the people that are working there are lovely and gentle!... More 

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Powys, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

Before I give my review, I want to say I am surprised at other tripadvisor members leaving not so favourable reviews. I believe when you read other people's reviews, good or bad, you have to also weigh up their comments with their expectations (if any) they had before arriving at the place. Of course, this is not always possible if... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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29 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

My wife & I stayed at the International Hostel Khaosan for 4 nights during October 2013. It is situated in a quiet location approximately 15 minutes walk from Hakata railway station. The hostel is clean with friendly & helpful staff.There is a well equipped kitchen with free tea/coffee. The spacious & comfortable sitting room has a TV & computers with... More 

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Address: 11-34 Hiemachi, Hakataku, Fukuoka 812-0014, Fukuoka Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Fukuoka Prefecture > Fukuoka > Hakata Station
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Hotel Class:2.5 star — Khaosan Fukuoka 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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