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Hotel Laforet Shin-Osaka

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1-2-70 Miyahara, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 532-0003, Japan (Shin Osaka / North Area)
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Ranked #56 of 247 Hotels in Osaka
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Mission Viejo, California
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152 reviews 152 reviews
20 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was clean and furnished with a modern look and the basic amenities. Just next door to the Shin-Osaka train station and Shinkansen, so it is very convenient. Some road noise even on the 16th floor. Restaurant was okay.

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Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We had stayed at many hotels in different parts of the world, this was the first hotel that charges a fee for ice. When we complained to the staff at check-out, he just shrugged it off and gave no response. He was not the only one, all of the staff we dealt with lacked facial expression and were mechanical. Location... More

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Noida, India
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54 reviews 54 reviews
41 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Stayed at this hotel during a business trip to Japan. The hotel is just a two minutes walk from the Shin-Osaka Station which is a big plus point. The Standard Twin Room is spacious and comfortable. The negatives of this property would be:- No complimentary Drinking water in the room, Internet at an additional Cost and only LAN cable available,... More

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Seattle, Washington
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

I booked hotel a month in advance and paid $195/night with Hotels.com. After other charges it was about $230/night. After checking in, I checked hotels.com again and found price was now $125. I guess you get a better deal if you book last minute. Other than that, everything is pretty much what other reviewers have said. We are using JR... More

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131 reviews 131 reviews
46 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I've stayed at this hotel numerous times over the past 5-6 years. It's absolutely convenient to the Shin Osaka JR train station which is literally adjacent (attached) and is one reason it's so desirable. There are many places to eat nearby in the train station. The hotel is comfortable. The rooms are on the small size but the beds are... More

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San Diego, California
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142 reviews 142 reviews
16 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

This hotel is very conveniently located right next to the shin Osaka train station.It's only 2 minutes walk. The rooms are standard Japanese. It's a bit dated but decent. The breakfast has choice of western or Japanese.note you only get coffee with western breakfast. There is also a bar on the top flour

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Centrally located, just outside Shin-Osaka train station (exit next to McDonald restaurant). The room was clean and the staffs are polite and efficient.. check-in within minutes. It could be better if they have free WiFi in the room. We have a room facing the Shinkansen train track.. can catch a glimpse of the famous train if you didn't get to... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

Good business hotel. Conveniently located just 2 min walking distance from Shin Osaka Stationb. Service is good. The only setback is that it doesnt have wi-fi service in rooms. Cable access is possible though and there is wi-fi at the lobby.

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92 reviews 92 reviews
26 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Only 50 metres from the Shin-Osaka station, this hotel was a blessing during a recent business trip to Japan. Well appointed rooms (and large by Japanese standards), clean and comfortable. The front desk staff was most accommodating as we arrived before our rooms were ready. The simply took our bags and put them in our rooms as they were ready... More

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Sydney, Australia
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85 reviews 85 reviews
54 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

After a momentary hesitation upon exiting the “East” and only gate out of Shin-Osaka station (from the Haruka Airport Express) we then followed instructions provided in detail by iTwins in Tripadvisor Nov 2013 “Best Affordable Japanese Hotel so far” to the "West" gate and right to the front door of the Hotel Laforet – just outside the station. Good size... More

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Address: 1-2-70 Miyahara, Yodogawa-ku, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 532-0003, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Osaka > Shin Osaka / North Area
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Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Laforet Shin-Osaka 4*
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