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Overall everything was okay but the wash basin doesn't have hot water even in winter...really chilling water when i need to wash up myself in the morning or evening.
only stayed one day and I liked it. clean, safe, and easy access to subway. staffs were very friendly.
- Novice Nomad
- South Korea
- Male, 18-24
- (1 review)
1. Location- v v v convenient. A stones throw away from momodani station, which one will value only after getting to Japan and discovering 'oh just twenty minutes walking' Also. Very close to 2 100-yen-stores, which in my view were excellent to buy souvenirs from. Go to the farther away one first, because it's nicer. 2. Their isn't much activity in the common area, which isn't the hostels fault. The dorm can get awkward with others coming in late/setting early alarms, but that can't be helped
Top location only 1 minute from the Osaka loop line. Good solid wifi and they let me do laundry here too which was great. Rooms are small - not much space for your stuff or to move around. The common room lacked atmosphere. Staff were helpful. Overall pretty good but not my best one in japan.
Great cozy place to stay in Osaka. Very friendly staff. Highly reccomend Bonsai!
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 31-40
- (1 review)
Bonsai is a nice quaint little Hostel. It definitely gives off a lower key vibe that some other hostels. The location is really great- it is quite literally right around the corner from the subway station. The rooms were a bit small and therefore the bunk areas were quite cramped. There is also a nice open lounge area with a large table and some chairs to sit at to plan your activities for the day.
We really enjoyed our stay at Bonsai. The staff were really friendly and helpful. The little video on how to get there from Momodani station was a nice touch. It made it very easy when arriving late at night. Fantastic, quiet place to stay.
Beds were comfy. Staff were nice. Location was fine for someone with a JR pass, but a bit far from things at night and without one. Very clean and modern facilities.
We enjoyed our stay and the room was comfortable. Didn't interact with staff other than to check in. Only one front door with code and once inside anyone can access most of the rooms while reception is upstairs. Lockers in communal area for valuables though. Would recommend satin here.
Great, friendly atmosphere and easy to get to on the JR loop line.
I stayed in Bonsai Guesthouse for three nights. The guesthouse was very easy to find as it only takes you 1minute from Momodani Station. I stayed in a 6bed dormitory which was quite nice. Beds were big and comfy with (kinda) curtains. The only downside was that it was very quiet - hardly anyone was in the common room and in the hostel in general. Not the hostels fault though. So I would definitely stay there again.
Very nice staff !! Very friendly ! We had a lot of fun at this place ! Very clean room and common space ! I recommend this hostel if you go to osaka !
Great staff and top level of cleanliness. Beds are comfortable (I'm 1.98cm) and facilities efficient. Best stay!
Ideally located a minutes walk from a JR station on the Osaka loop line with good facilities nearby. Clean hostel, good sized room (we stayed in a double), a nice atmosphere and small but cosy common area. Would go back if I was visiting Osaka.
Nice but simple hostel right to Momodani station, various restaurants and shops nearby. A ton of books and guides to read from are also available. The staff was also very helpfull, advising us for visits and food on our short stay in Osaka !
it was a bit hard to find in the beginning but not really a problem
Very friendly and helpful staff. Easy access to train station. Nearby grocery store.
Great hostel. Nice roof deck. Staff were very kind.
Nice room but aircon wasn't clean so there was a bad mood when it was turned on. Good staff, nice common area. Location is close to the station so not too much of a walk for big suitcases!
Was a nice stay, staff speaks really good english and is helpful if you wanna go sightseeing. Only problem is the small kitchen with only one cooktop and a small fridge.