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HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar

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Laptop workspace, blackout drapes, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Laptop workspace, blackout drapes, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Laptop workspace, blackout drapes, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Laptop workspace, blackout drapes, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Overview of HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar

HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar

1 out of 5

4.3/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
2-11-13 Tsuruhashi, Ikuno-ku, Osaka, Osaka, 544-0031

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKorea Town6 min walk
  • Popular LocationIkukunitama Shrine3 min drive
  • Popular LocationShitennoji Temple4 min drive
  • AirportOsaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.)59 min drive

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About this area

Osaka

HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar is located in Tsuruhashi, a neighborhood in Osaka, and is in the city center and near a metro station. Korea Town and Osaka Shinkabukiza Theater are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Shitennoji Temple and Isshinji Temple. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Osaka Prefectural Gymnasium or Osaka-jō Hall.

What's nearby

  • Korea Town - 6 min walk
  • Ikukunitama Shrine - 3 min drive
  • Shitennoji Temple - 4 min drive
  • Kuromon Ichiba Market - 4 min drive
  • Osaka Castle Park - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • Tsurahashi Station - 3 min walk
  • Osaka Uehommachi Station - 16 min walk
  • Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX) - 59 min drive

About this property

HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar

Osaka hostel in Tsuruhashi
This hostel features a microwave in a common area, a refrigerator in a common area, and laundry facilities. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include multilingual staff. All rooms are soundproofed and offer free WiFi and hair dryers. Guests can appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, and other amenities include stovetops and rice cookers.
HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar offers 4 air-conditioned accommodations with rice cookers and shared/communal kitchens. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided.

Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Coronavirus Guidelines (Japan)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Lockers available

Guest services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Outdoors

  • Terrace

More

  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Heating

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Rice cooker
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Soundproofing

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
A late check-out fee will be charged

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective January 1, 2017. The city tax ranges from JPY 100-300 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. The tax does not apply to nightly rates under JPY 7,000. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, debit cards, and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a security system

We should mention

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file

Property is also known as

HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar Osaka
HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
HIPPO Hostel & Cafe Bar Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Osaka

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.3

Excellent

Rating 5 - Excellent. 10 out of 20 reviews
5 - Excellent 50%
Rating 4 - Good. 6 out of 20 reviews
4 - Good 30%
Rating 3 - Okay. 4 out of 20 reviews
3 - Okay 20%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 20 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 20 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.2/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

3/5 Okay

Stayed 10 nights in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020