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Fukuoka Backpackers Hostel

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fukuoka Backpackers was the cheapest place that would accommodate the four of us in a private room, while staying "not far" from the train station. That is the main, or only, advantage. While the drawbacks are not significant, there are more of them. Let start with location - cca 12-15 mins from Hakata / Fukuoka train station by walking (20...

Thank jhershaw
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We were welcomed friendly and got a lot of informations about the city and activities. The rooms are very clean. It is possible to use the laundry here. The community room is comfortable and the kitchen provides everything you need. I can really recommend to stay here.

Thank Jens Sebastian K
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I must say that the hostel deserves a kudos. Free coffee, green and red tea are offered here. More than that, my friend and I can easily go to Hakata station by foot, well aside from Canal City and the yatai stalls along Naka river. Imagine how we were able to manage our budget because the hostel in itself has...

Thank ZenithWanderer
Wittenberge, Germany
Reviewed 21 December 2015

The Khaosan Fukuoka is a quiet yet centrally located Hostel. The rooms are simple and functional, the sanitary facilities of good quality. In the foyer there is even the possibility of very inexpensive to purchase some souvenirs. A plus for this hostel. Shopping (Konbini) can be reached in less than 5 minutes and within a radius of around 1 km...

Thank Mario230576
Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

This is my very first time in a hostel for me. Everything was pretty nice. The location is in walking distance from Hakata station around 10-15 minutes walk. If u come with a large luggage like me, you'll feel a little uncomfortable when u walk to the hostel for the first time but the rest is ok. There's 1 nearby...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Located 12 minutes walk from the Fukuoka Railway Station, it take 35 minutes walk to the airport. This is a small 3 storey premise with about 24 dorm room. Each dorm room can accommodate 2 to 6 guests. There are a large common room and kitchen/dinning room on the 3/F and shared toilets on each floor. The rooms are clean...

1Thank lui w
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Booked a single room and found myself in tiny space on groundfloor literrally 1Om away from reception and front door. Very noisy and terrible bed with such a thin matress that left me with a bad back the next day. The atmosphere in the hostel is not particularly nice even though the staff were rather helpful. For the first time...

Thank Cloklo
Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 23 October 2014

About a 5 minute walk from Hakata station in a quiet suburban street. Several convenience store close by. Hostel has all the facilities you need although could do with one or two more washing machines. Toilets and showers are good. Lots of information available about Fukuoka/Hakata as well as elsewhere in Kyushu and staff are knowledgeable and helpful. The common...

Thank JosephSmythe
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights with my wife. Our room was comfortable, everything was clean and well-organised and there was a huge amount of information available for the curious tourist. The location is a little bit away from downtown (Hakata, Tenjin), but it's a pleasant walk through the local neighbourhoods, and there are options for taking buses if you need...

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Asan, South Korea
Reviewed 28 August 2014

I've stayed at this hostel three times in December 2011, March 2012, and late September 2012. Let me get the negative out of the way first. The location is fairly difficult to find and is quite a walk from Hakata Station so you will be doing some walking to get to the main area of the city. That being said,...

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Additional Information about Fukuoka Backpackers Hostel

Address: 11-34 Hiemachi, Hakataku, Fukuoka 812-0014, Fukuoka Prefecture (Formerly Khaosan Fukuoka)
Region: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Fukuoka Prefecture > Fukuoka > Hakata Station
Price Range: €18 - €72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Fukuoka Backpackers Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Twin room along the first floor”
ZenithWanderer, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There are only two floors with rooms. It is not important if you resident on the first or second floor.”
Mario230576, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Dont book single room on groundfloor”
Cloklo, 5 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Avoid the dormitories if you want a good sleep”
JosephSmythe, 23 Oct 2014 | Read review
“the bed in room 301 was excellent- not too hard and not too soft, perfect sleep. In room 201 however the beds were far too hard, it was noisy and when opening the window, smoke from smokers downstairs was felt. Id go with the 3rd floor for sure!”
Mish_H50, 9 May 2014 | Read review
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