Top Guesthouses and Hostels in Osaka

Just like Tokyo, Osaka has plenty of cheap and comfortable guesthouses and hostels.  We have chosen the friendliest, and the ones where you can meet people and get travel tips.

Shin_Osaka_Youth_HostelShin-Osaka Youth Hostel 

A brand new youth hostel, right next to the Shinkansen station for Osaka.  Japanese and western style rooms available.

Price: Dorms from 3300 yen

Location: Next to Shin-Osaka station

Booking: Official site

J_Hoppers_osakaJ-Hoppers Osaka Guesthouse

A highly rated hostel in Osaka.  Lots of free services, big kitchen with utensils (so you can cook for yourself) and cheap bike rental services.

Price: Dorms from 2500 yen, privates from 3000 yen

Location: Near to Umeda and Osaka station

Booking: Booking.com

bonsai_osakaBonsai Guest House

A nice little guest house not far from the main sights of Osaka.  Japanese and western style rooms available.

Price: Dorms from 2500 yen, privates from 3000 yen

Location: 10 minutes from Nanba station

Booking: Booking.com

hostel_64_osakaHostel 64 Osaka

Great access to the main areas in Osaka, you should be able to just walk to most of the main areas.  Lots of services, like bike rentals, available.

Price: Dorms from 3300 yen, privates from 3900 yen

Location: Near Amemura

Booking: Booking.com

Know any other good hostels?  Please contact us!

Published by Matthew Baxter

Matthew Baxter is a British travel author who lived in New Zealand and Japan for many years. Having traveled across these countries, without much money, he has built up an extensive knowledge of budget travel, and also worked at many leading tourism companies in both countries. He also writes professionally for several websites and publications, such as the GaijinPot, All About and the Japan National Tourist Association. Those heading to Taiwan should check out his new site, Taiwanna Travel.