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Backpackers Hostel Ino's Place

6-5 3Jo 4Chome HigashiSapporo, Shiroishiku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 003-0003, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sapporo, Japan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

A quiet neighbourhood. Security is good. Hostel is well-maintained and organised. Owner is friendly and access is easy with the map and directions provided. 10 min walk + luggage to the hostel is easy if the weather is good. Otherwise, it is better to have a backpack. Visit the ramen and Kinotoya sweet shop recommended!

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

Spent 5 days at this lovely accommodation. Had a very homely feel to it and place is well maintained. Staff are very friendly and able to speak good english. Transport is also reasonably good (5-10 minutes walk from the station) and 20-30 minutes away from JR Sapporo. The beds are comfy and the place is well insulated from the cold... More

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Alexandra Headland, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We stayed at Ino's place for 5 nights during our trip in October. It's a great, very affordable guesthouse with very friendly English speaking staff and a warm atmosphere. It is located a short walking distance from subway stations for easy transport. If you are not sure what or where to experience in Sapporo the staff are more than happy... More

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San Francisco, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

I began the first step of my semi-world journey in Hokkaido, Japan, and Ino`s Place has truly spoiled me. After flying from SF to LA, to Tokyo Narita, to New Chitose, then hopping on the JR to Shin-Sapporo, then on the subway, then walking four blocks to Ino`s Place, I couldn`t have picked a better place to land after such... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
10 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013

Located about 8 mins from the train station this was a good backpackers to stay in. The staff were very friendly and helpful, the room sufficiently clean and the lounge area a great place to relax and have a tea/coffee/beer.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

This is a nice and homely place to stay. Clean too. It's a bit further out of the city but then I guess the space and cleanliness makes up for it. It's almost a shame I was out everyday as I didn't really make use of the nice facilities they had! I stayed 3 nights in a single room which... More

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Chiba, Japan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2012

I stayed two nights here a few weeks ago and it was wonderful. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable, and the walls of the place are lined with travel books and brochures. It's not downtown but in East (I think) Sapporo near the subway line. The best thing for me was that they were flexible. They let me come early... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012 via mobile

I stayed in these hostels for two nights. Though it looks very clean as reviewed by other travellers, I got flea bites on my arms, neck and feet when I woke up in the morning. I am stil suffering the itchyness after one week now. I guess it's the from the bed in the shared room.Once I reported to the... More

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Beppu, Japan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2012

Great hostel with warm services in the winter time. Very clean and I love the common facilities (showers, toilets, kitchen, reference library) there. As it's quite popular, book early especially in the busy periods (New Year, Snow Festival). The owners are friendly, attentive, and very helpful with tons of information about real Sapporo things. Near to many dining alternatives and... More

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Taipei
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136 reviews 136 reviews
28 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

great staff!! usually front desk closes @ 22:00 but i called ahead and they waited for me to arrive @ midnight. staff speaks good english. contact them ahead of time and they will help you in any way they can. very clear directions to reach hostel on foot from metro station. free wifi. can rent towel for Y200. breakfast not... More

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Address: 6-5 3Jo 4Chome HigashiSapporo, Shiroishiku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 003-0003, Japan
Location: Japan > Hokkaido > Sapporo
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