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“Great Value Hotel” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi

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Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1-4-8 Awajimachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0047, Osaka Prefecture   |  
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Ranked #78 of 269 Hotels / Ryokan in Osaka
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Great Value Hotel”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Hotel is located in between two train stations, Kitahama to the north and Sakaisujihonmachi to the south. Distance to both the stations are about the same, however, if one is coming back to the hotel, its best to stop at Kitahama, as it would be easier to walk downhill to the hotel's direction, and it would seem nearer. Walking distance from both stations are around 10-15 minutes.

On our arrival was greeted by the reception, and as we were 2-3 hrs early we asked to be checked in early, in which they allowed us to.
As for the room, we booked a smoking room, as there weren't any other non smoking rooms available. The strong smell of tobacco was a bit of a turn off once entering the room.
However, we opened the windows before we headed out, and on return it was fine.

Size of the room is ok for two person. Bathroom amenities are good.(As of all Mystays, I do love thier bath foam, shampoo, conditioner) Daily room cleaning available, and free use of washer machine and dryer at the common area near the reception. However, you would have to pay 100 yen for the detergent . There is a microwave machine in the room as well as a vending machine.
The hotel has a Japanese restaurant connected at its ground floor, but didn't manage to try it. There weren't any brochures nor promotions for hotel guests to dine in the restaurant.

There is quite a number of eateries around the hotel, nice area.

Would definitely be one my list of hotels to stay once in Osaka next time!

Room Tip: Go for non smoking rooms.
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  • Stayed May 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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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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4 Thank James L
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ms-sakaisujihonmachi, Reception at Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, responded to this review, September 20, 2014
Dear Mr.James L

Thank you for staying with us.
We're happy to hear you satisfied with our hotel.

We're proud of being one your list of hotels to stay once in Osaka next time.
We're looking forward to meeting you again.
Thank you.

Nishiyama
Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji Honamchi
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Manila, Philippines
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25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014 via mobile

Unlike it's counterpart in Kyoto, this branch has cramped rooms especially when you open the door. The rooms are comparatively small but other than that, the place is ok. Clean, friendly staff and near the subway/convenient stores.

Laundry and microwave room is also located in a small, enclosed room which makes it very hot inside with all the heat from the machines.

It's a bit far though on shopping areas so we might try hotels near Dotonbori next time we visit Osaka.

Stayed May 2014
Helpful?
Thank Aldrin E
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ms-sakaisujihonmachi, Reception at Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, responded to this review, September 20, 2014
Dear Mr.Aldrin E

Thank you for staying with us.
Our hotel was built five years ago, so it's new.
Laundry room is a bit hot to wait until the cleaning finish, so the visiters are waiting in the lobby or their rooms.
Thank you for your comment.

Nishiyama
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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Located within a 5 minutes walk from both Kitahama and Sakaisujihonmachi metro station, quite place at night. 2-3 stops by metro to main shopping area in Osaka.

The room is neat and tidy. As Japan's business rooms are normally tiny in space, this is the one make me feel satisfy with 15 square feet for a semi-double room.

Daily consumables are supplied in the lobby - women pack, shaver pack, moisture cleansing, baby cream etc.

There is a Japanese restaurant on the ground floor next to the hotel entrance. Full of Japanese businessmen on lunch time and the lobby is noisy and crowded at that time!

Room Tip: Try to book through JapanIcan.com or rakuten.jp, you may find a valuable stay plan or package!
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  • Stayed April 2014, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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1 Thank g0ssie
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ms-sakaisujihonmachi, Reception at Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, responded to this review, September 20, 2014
Dear Mr/Ms. g0ssie

Thank you for staying with us.
We're happy to hear that you felt "warm&care" during your stay.
Our hotel is easy to access to the main cities in Osaka.

If you have any opportunity to visit Japan , please visit us.
We're looking forward to see you again.
Thank you.

Nishiyama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The room is clean and comfortable. Although at first the hotel is not that easy to find, after knowing the precise position the access is not far from sakaisuji hommachi station. Great service from the hotel's staffs.

  • Stayed April 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
Thank m0nD89
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ms-sakaisujihonmachi, Reception at Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, responded to this review, August 30, 2014
Dear Mr/Ms. m0nD89

Thank you for staying with us.
We're very happy to hear that you satisfied with our hotel.
If you have an opportunity to visit Japan, please stay here.
We're looking forward to meeting you again.

Best regards,
Nishiyama
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Miri, Malaysia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We took train from the airport to the nearest train station of the hotel. It took us some time to look for the hotel as it is located on a quiet street & a little bit far from the train station. The room is small but clean. We were upset that we were unable to turn on the air conditioner. We felt hot in the room so the hotel staff asked us to open the window instead. Wifi only available at lobby but there were limited seats provided. This hotel is not recommended for family.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
      Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars
      Service
Helpful?
1 Thank Mon_0624
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ms-sakaisujihonmachi, Reception at Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, responded to this review, August 30, 2014
Dear Ms. Mon_0624

Thank you for staying with us.
It takes 7 minuites from the nearest stations, Sakaisuji Honmachi and Kitahama.
I'm sorry that you felt hot because of the air conditioner.
From this spring, the Wifi is available in all rooms.

Thank you.

Nishiyama
Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji Honmachi
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Manila, Philippines
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

On my second trip to Osaka, I chose to stay in this hotel. We got it at a very cheap price yet my Japanese friend assured me that this is okay because she knows this is a business hotel. Yes, I saw many people checking in wearing suites. We arrived around 1am Japanese time, and the staffs are very friendly and accommodating. The place is clean but some rooms are for smoking immediately or you can just turn on the vacuum inside the room. Toiletries are available at the lobby, you can refill it by yourself everyday. I accidentally left my iphone charger, by any chance, I asked them if they have. Yes! And they just handed it over to me without letting me sign any logbook. Japanese people don't have trust issues. I should really praise the hospitality and willing to help attitude of them. Despite of the language barrier, which eventually shows how they love their language, they will really make sure that they were able to answer your question and help you throughout.

Cheers to Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, it is recommendable.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
Thank JLing2014
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ms-sakaisujihonmachi, Reception at Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, responded to this review, August 30, 2014
Dear Ms.JLing2014

Thank you for staying with us.
We're happy to hear you enjoed your staying.
As you said, on the weekdays, many businessmen are staying.
On this summer, many tourists from overseas has come because of the new attraction of the Harry Potter in the USJ.
If you have an oppotunity to come Osaka, please come here again.
We're happy to welcome you.

Thank you.

Nishiyama
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Bangkok, Thailand
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

The location is ok at the middle of two subway sttions. Hotel staffs are helpful. The healty breakfast which included in the room charges is good to make us through te day. However the romm is smaller than we expected but it's a standard for Japanese hotel.

  • Stayed March 2014, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Helpful?
1 Thank Thanawat p
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ms-sakaisujihonmachi, Reception at Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi, responded to this review, August 23, 2014
Dear Mr/Ms. Thanawat p

Thank you for staying with us.
We're glad to hear that you had a good time in our hotel.
The restaurant you ate the breakfast opens at dinner time as a izakaya.

We're looking forward to meeting you again.

Thank you very much.

Kanae Nishiyama
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Address: 1-4-8 Awajimachi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 541-0047, Osaka Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Osaka
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#22 Business Hotel in Osaka
Price Range (Based on Average Rates):
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Mystays Sakaisuji-Honmachi 3*
Number of rooms: 189
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