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“Clean room at a low price. Not much else to it.” 3 of 5 stars
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Zipangu
1-2-9 Haginochaya, Nishinariku, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 557-0004, Japan (Shinsaibashi / Nanba / Tennoji / South Area)   |  
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Ranked #16 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Osaka
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“Clean room at a low price. Not much else to it.”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

Only English reviewer here so I'll be super honest. This place is cheap. Cheap cheap cheap. It's a clean room with a door you can lock and not much else but if you're a traveller on a tight budget I'd say you might be barking up the RIGHT tree here. It's beside a metro and separate train line so you can travel Kansai easily from here, it's up to an hours walk from Namba.

Toilets are rubbishy and I can't imagine the shower is any better but it's clean, convenient and about 1700yen (17euro/19dollars).

If theres no room at the inn, so to speak, there are a few other similarly priced hotels in the area though this one was the best value when I went.

Not for couples or families.

Room Tip: Try not to face onto the train tracks or to be too low for the same reason.
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  • Stayed March 2011, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Address: 1-2-9 Haginochaya, Nishinariku, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 557-0004, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Osaka > Shinsaibashi / Nanba / Tennoji / South Area
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Osaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 185
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