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J's backpackers
J's backpackers
J's backpackers
J's backpackers
J's backpackers
J's backpackers
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7.3

Very good

79 reviews

79 reviews

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5.7

Review score

Location rating score

Parking
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Popular landmarks
Tokyo Skytree 6.1 km
Sensoji Temple 6.8 km
Asakusa 6.9 km
Ueno Park 8.6 km
Ginza 11.8 km
Tokyo Tower 14.3 km
Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden 15.3 km
Meiji Jingu 16.6 km
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building observation room 16.6 km
Shibuya Crossing 17.4 km
Nearby landmarks
Seiryu Shrine 840 m
Katsushika Symphony Hills 950 m
Nakahara Hachiman Shrine 1.2 km
JOY 1.4 km
Tateishi-Ekidori Shotengai 1.4 km
Tateishi Nakamise Shotengai 1.4 km
Daiju-in 1.7 km
Hosho-in 1.7 km
P LEPO 1.8 km
Statue of Futen Tora 1.8 km

J's backpackers

1-23-7, Takasago, Katsushika-ku, Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan, 125-0054 - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Conveniently situated in the Katsushika part of Tokyo, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Sensoji Temple.

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Highlights

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Air conditioning

Daily housekeeping

Garden

Smoking area

Facilities

Bicycle rental

Car park

Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!

Kitchen

Wi-Fi in public areas

Family room

Smoking area

Shared kitchen

Your dates are popular among travelersPopular destination! Properties in Tokyo are being booked every minute!
Value for money7.8
Distance to city center0.5 Km
Location rating5.7
Nearest airportHaneda Airport (HND)
Distance to airport23.0 km

Rooms available at J's backpackers

Exceptional
Room comfort & quality

10

Family - 3 Persons
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  • Room size: 9 m²/97 ft²
  • Street view
  • 3 futons
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1 Person in 4-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
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  • Room size: 12 m²/129 ft²
  • Street view
  • 2 bunk beds
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1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
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  • Room size: 15 m²/161 ft²
  • Street view
  • 3 bunk beds
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Family Room
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  • Room size: 9 m²/97 ft²
  • Shared bathroom
  • 3 futons
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Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
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  • Room size: 11 m²/118 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 bunk bed
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FAMILY 3 BEDS FOR NON-SMOKERS
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    FAMILY 3 TWIN BEDS FOR NON-SMOKERS
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      SHARED ROOM 4 BEDS 1 TWIN BED FOR NON-SMOKERS
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        Family Room Non Smoking
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          SINGLE ROOM SHARED ROOM
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            Frequently asked questions

            What time is check-in and check-out at J's backpackers?

            Check-in is from 04:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM. You may request early check-in or late check-out during booking, subject to availability. Guests checking in or out before or after the designated periods may be charged an additional fee.

            How do I get to J's backpackers?

            For those who wish to drive their own cars, J's backpackers has a car park right on site for maximum convenience.

            Is breakfast offered at J's backpackers?

            Adults can enjoy breakfast at no additional charge. You may save on breakfast costs with Agoda by booking a room with breakfast, which is often included for less than buying it at the hostel.

            What is the smoking policy at J's backpackers?

            J's backpackers does permit smoking in some areas and is not 100% smoke-free.

            What restaurants are nearby J's backpackers?

            Restaurants including Yamato, Kentucky Fried Chicken Aotoeki and Tori No Yamaya are popular in J's backpackers’s neighborhood which is known as Katsushika.

            What popular shopping places are close to J's backpackers?

            Shopping options in J's backpackers’s Katsushika neighborhood include Shibamata Haikara Yokocho, Ario Kameari and Sakeoh.

            What are popular attractions near J's backpackers?

            J's backpackers’s location in the Katsushika neighborhood makes it close to famous attractions including Seiryu Shrine, Nakahara Hachiman Shrine and Tateishi-Ekidori Shotengai.

            What popular natural sightseeing spots are close to J's backpackers?

            J's backpackers’s nearby natural sights include Suikeien and Horikiri Waterfront Park located in the same Katsushika area.

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            What people love about J's backpackers

            • 8.4

              Excellent
              Staff 

              "The owner of this inn is very kind."

              tatsumi

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              September 12, 2022

            • 8.4

              Excellent

              "This price is really amazing at this price, and it is a powerful ally for travelers."

              tatsumi

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              September 12, 2022

            Property ranking|Compared to 4,699 Tokyo properties
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            Room comfort score
            10/10
            Value for money score
            7.6/10
            Service score
            8/10
            Cleanliness score
            6.7/10
            Better than
            99
            %
            of Tokyo properties
            Better than
            84
            %
            of Tokyo properties
            Better than
            84
            %
            of Tokyo properties
            Better than
            81
            %
            of Tokyo properties
            Overall rating:

            7.3

            Very good
            79 reviews
            Cleanliness
            6.8
            Facilities
            6.9
            Location
            5.7
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            More about J's backpackers

            More about J's backpackers

            J's backpackers

            J's backpackers is a smart choice for travelers to Tokyo, offering a relaxed and hassle-free stay.
            The range of services provided by J's backpackers ensures all travelers get the most out of their stay. Post your pictures and answer your emails whenever you want, with the hostel's free Wi-Fi internet access. Parking is always available, provided by the hostel for their driving guests. In-room conveniences include daily housekeeping, so you can relax and enjoy your stay.
            Smoking is restricted to the designated smoking areas.
            Guestrooms at J's backpackers are fitted with all the amenities travelers need. The hostel provides blackout curtains and air conditioning in some rooms for the benefit of guests. Knowing that bathroom amenities play an important role in increasing guests' satisfaction, the hostel provides towels in some select rooms.


            Dining and things to do

            If you're truly selective about eating, you'll be grateful for the in-house shared kitchen available here.
            J's backpackers promises you a fun-packed holiday with a variety of activities and facilities. Have some relaxing fun with family and friends at the shared lounge and TV area.


            Dining and things to do

            If you're truly selective about eating, you'll be grateful for the in-house shared kitchen available here.
            J's backpackers promises you a fun-packed holiday with a variety of activities and facilities. Have some relaxing fun with family and friends at the shared lounge and TV area.


            Around the property

            Take some time to explore Tokyo. Photograph yourself in front of Tokyo Tower located 14.2 km away, which people travel great distances to see.


            Around the property

            Take some time to explore Tokyo. Photograph yourself in front of Tokyo Tower located 14.2 km away, which people travel great distances to see.


            Reasons to stay here

            Rooms here are cheaper than 91% of accommodations in the city.
            This hostel's food and dining score higher than 96% of accommodations in the city.
            Room comfort is said to be outstanding here, scoring higher than 99% of accommodations in the city.


            Reasons to stay here

            Rooms here are cheaper than 90% of accommodations in the city.
            This hostel's food and dining score higher than 96% of accommodations in the city.
            Room comfort is said to be outstanding here, scoring higher than 99% of accommodations in the city.

            Amenities and facilities
            Good
            Facilities

            6.9

            Languages spoken

            • English
            • Chinese [Mandarin]
            • Japanese

            Internet access

            • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
            • Internet services
            • Wi-Fi in public areas

            Things to do, ways to relax

            • Garden

            Cleanliness and safety

            • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter

            Dining, drinking, and snacking

            • Kitchen
            • Shared kitchen

            Services and conveniences

            • Air conditioning in public area
            • Daily housekeeping
            • Elevator
            • Smoking area

            For the kids

            • Family room

            Access

            • Pets allowed

            Getting around

            • Car park [on-site]

            Sports equipment rental

            • Bicycle rental

            Available in all rooms

            • Air conditioning
            • Free bottled water
            • Internet access – wireless
            • Non-smoking
            Location
            1-23-7, Takasago, Katsushika-ku, Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan, 125-0054
            Review score
            Location

            5.7

            Airports

            • Haneda Airport (HND)
              23.0 km 41 min drive
            • Narita International Airport (NRT)
              48.0 km 55 min drive

            Public transportation

            • Shin-Koiwa Train Station
              3.2 km
            • Horikirishobuen
              3.2 km

            Hospital or clinic

            • Kameari Hospital
              2.4 km 11 min drive

            Shopping

            • Ameyoko Shopping Street
              8.8 km

            Convenience store

            • 7 Eleven
              580 m

            Cash withdrawal

            • ATM
              560 m 12 min walk
            What's nearby

            Popular landmarks

            • Tokyo Skytree
              6.1 km
            • Sensoji Temple
              6.8 km
            • Asakusa
              6.9 km
            • Ueno Park
              8.6 km
            • Ginza
              11.8 km
            • Tokyo Tower
              14.3 km
            • Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden
              15.3 km
            • Meiji Jingu
              16.6 km
            • Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building observation room
              16.6 km
            • Shibuya Crossing
              17.4 km

            Nearby landmarks

            • Seiryu Shrine
              840 m
            • Katsushika Symphony Hills
              950 m
            • Nakahara Hachiman Shrine
              1.2 km
            • JOY
              1.4 km
            • Tateishi-Ekidori Shotengai
              1.4 km
            • Tateishi Nakamise Shotengai
              1.4 km
            • Daiju-in
              1.7 km
            • Hosho-in
              1.7 km
            • P LEPO
              1.8 km
            • Statue of Futen Tora
              1.8 km
            Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
            Property policies
            Children and extra beds

            Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

            Minimum age of guests is: 6 year(s).

            Others
            • The minimum age required to stay at this property is 6 years. 
            • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
            Some helpful facts

            Check-in/Check-out

            • Check-in from16:00
            • Check-in until23:00
            • Check-out from06:00
            • Check-out until10:00
            • Reception open until23:00

            Getting around

            • Distance from city center0.5 Km

            Extras

            • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)0 JPY
            • Daily Internet/Wi-Fi fee0 JPY

            The property

            • Non-smoking rooms/floorsYes
            • Number of bars/lounges0
            • Number of floors2
            • Number of restaurants0
            • Number of rooms 3
            • Room voltage100

            Reviews of J's backpackers from real guests

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            7.1
            /
            10
            Very good
            Cleanliness6.8
            Facilities6.9
            Location5.7
            Room comfort and quality10.0
            Service8.1
            Value for money7.8
            High score for Tokyo
            Rating
            9+ Exceptional (1)
            8-9 Excellent (6)
            7-8 Very Good (1)
            6-7 Good (1)
            <6 Below Expectation (8)
            Time of the year
            Mar - May (6)
            Jun - Aug (3)
            Sep - Nov (7)
            Dec - Feb (1)
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            7.6
            Very good
            Nur from Indonesia
            Solo traveler
            Stayed 2 nights in March 2016

            Very clean place”

            It was little bit hard to find this place because the people around the area were not familiar with this hostel. It was like10-15 mins walk from the closest train station, you have to walk over the bridge to get here. Think about this carefully especially if you carry big bags or you couldn't understand the bus system. I arrived at around 9 am and the guest greeted me warmly as I mentioned to him about my arrival time. He gave me the bed right away so I was able to rest after long flight to Japan. He was very nice, helpful and spoke good English. However, the hostel was relatively small and it doesn't have common room. The guests here were whispering almost all the time because they were afraid to disturb others. If you just want to sleep, I highly recommend you to stay here as it was very clean and tidy. Yet, if you want to chill and relax at some points, this place is not suitable.

            Reviewed April 18, 2016

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            9.6
            Exceptional
            John
            Solo traveler
            1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
            Stayed 3 nights in November 2018

            Exceptional”

            Great value for money. The place is nice and clean and you also get your own locker with your bed (the usual electronic bidet is not working though). The lone staff "Yuki" is very accommodating. The location is great, specially if you enjoy a quiet and peaceful neighborhood, the walk beside the Naka-gawa river is very relaxing specially in the morning.

            Reviewed November 28, 2018

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            8.7
            Excellent
            Metita from Thailand
            Group
            Family Room
            Stayed 3 nights in March 2016

            cute home”

            nice staff, cute home, a bit far from station

            staff is very nice he's helpful. you can walk from station to home and cross the river bridge.

            Reviewed March 21, 2016

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            8.8
            Excellent
            Andrew from United States
            Solo traveler
            1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
            Stayed 28 nights in March 2018

            Nice place in a relaxed area of town”

            I met lots of nice people here.

            Reviewed April 03, 2018

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            8.4
            Excellent
            tatsumi from Japan
            Solo traveler
            Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
            Stayed 3 nights in September 2022

            Best cost performance in the world”

            The owner of this inn is very kind. This price is really amazing at this price, and it is a powerful ally for travelers. Access is difficult, but there is no inconvenience because it is a downtown area in 15 minutes. Please go there.

            Reviewed September 13, 2022

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            2.0
            Serikawa from Egypt
            Business traveler
            1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
            Stayed 3 nights in August 2022

            Not recommend at all”

            There’s the place far from the metro station. And the owner is so rude to customers. The place is clean. And smell is bad. The prices cheap but you can find more better ones as same prices. Specially this owner is so rude that I never seen this kinda guy anyplace. I thought that all the Japanese ppl are kindly and respect but here’s no. Will never go again.

            Reviewed August 20, 2022

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            6.4
            Good
            alessandrini from France
            Family with teens
            Family - 3 Persons
            Stayed 4 nights in May 2018

            Bon pour les petites bourses”

            Si on est pas riche et qu'on aime être indépendant, alors c'est ok parceque le manager vous laisse super tranquille, il n'intervient pas sauf si on a besoin de lui. Sinon on ne le voit pas (mais il est là). Le seul truc c'est que c'est vraiment loin du centre et de tkyo en général. Mais si on veut expérimenter les banlieux typiques, s'en est une et il y a un quartier sympa et typique de la vie japonaise de banlieue autour de la gare aoto (celle qui dessert la guesthouse) avec tout ce qu'il faut comme magasin. Sinon faut pas avoir peur de la marche à pied quoi...

            Reviewed May 13, 2018

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            2.0
            KOJI from Japan
            Solo traveler
            Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
            Stayed 2 nights in November 2022

            宿泊”

            チェックイン時の暗証番号は事前にメールで告知するべきです。 脱衣所のバスマットが水浸しで気持ち悪かったです。シャワー浴びても足場が濡れてると汚れてしまいます。 宿泊代金をお支払いした時にオーナーさんが飲酒(ウイスキー)した状態で足元がふらついて酔われてました。 今後は、もう利用することないです。

            Reviewed November 24, 2022

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            3.2
            Akira from Vietnam
            Solo traveler
            1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
            Stayed 2 nights in October 2022

            スタッフの対応が悪い”

            ドミトリーはせまく、長く居る常連客が仕切っています。朝の挨拶から細かくあれこれ文句つけてきます。刑務所にいるほうがましです。宿のご主人もこの常連客を支持しているためクレームもつけられません。無料でもオススメ出来ません。ちなみに私はキャンセルもせずここを抜け出しました。

            Reviewed October 13, 2022

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            3.2
            daichi from Japan
            Solo traveler
            1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
            Stayed 5 nights in June 2022

            Acceptable”

            さすがに水回りが人を招いていいような状況じゃない。余計汚くなりそう

            Reviewed June 18, 2022

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            8.8
            Excellent
            Tatsunori from Japan
            Solo traveler
            Bed in 4-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
            Stayed 4 nights in April 2022

            Excellent”

            スーパーやコンビニが近くにないので場所的には少し不便ですが無料で自転車を貸して貰えるので助かりました。 毎日スタッフが部屋に掃除機をかけてくれていました。 一軒家を宿にしているのでキッチンが最高に充実していて毎日自炊していました。

            Reviewed April 21, 2022

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            6.0
            SHIDA from Japan
            Solo traveler
            1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
            Stayed 5 nights in November 2019

            予想はしていたがちょっと不便な場所です”

            青砥駅が最寄り駅ですが、駅まで行くのに大きな橋を渡らないといけないので距離以上に遠さを感じますし駅との移動は大変だと思います。 ゲストハウス周辺は良くも悪くも静かな住宅街で、店もほぼないため不便で寂しい場所でもあります。 トイレやシャワーは綺麗ではないですが、まあ値段を考えれば仕方ないかと思います。 ベッドのきしみの音がひどかったのはちょっと気になりました。

            Reviewed December 07, 2019

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            8.8
            Excellent
            WEI-CHANG from Taiwan
            Group
            Family - 3 Persons
            Stayed 6 nights in November 2018

            Excellent”

            京成線の青砥駅は最寄駅となっている。とりあえず成田空港に近い。(観光したいなら、押上や日暮里で乗り替えることが多い。) 駅に行くなら一応橋を渡すのが必要だけど、步いては十五分程度で、そんなに不便とは言えないと思う。 チェックインなどについてルールが設けられたけど、相談次第に調整することが出来る。

            Reviewed December 06, 2018

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            4.8
            Kenichi from Japan
            Solo traveler
            1 Person in 6-Bed Dormitory - Mixed
            Stayed 2 nights in April 2018

            安さ最優先”

            清潔感に欠ける!安さで勝負してる感アリ!女子には?不向きかと?

            Reviewed June 15, 2018

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            3.6
            Bumhyo from South Korea
            Solo traveler
            Bed in 6-Bed Mixed Dormitory Room
            Stayed 4 nights in November 2019

            비추”

            역에서 오지게 멀음 슬리퍼가 고무가 아니라 천이고 발냄새 오지게남 주방도 영 청결해보이지 않음 주변에 도쿄메트로 도영지하철 없음 도심에서 멀음 주변에 편의점 하나 빨리 문닫음 먹을곳 볼곳 없음 침대에서 소리 많이남 2층 화장실 좁음/비데 못쓰게해둠 영 청결해보이진 읺음 가격 비쌈

            Reviewed November 28, 2019

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            8.8
            Excellent
            WOOHYUG from South Korea
            Solo traveler
            Family - 3 Persons
            Stayed 3 nights in January 2019

            family room (3)”

            패밀리 룸의 상태가 매우 좋았습니다 아오토 역으로부터 약 10분 쯤 걸어야 되는 것이 약간 아쉬웠지만 중간에 강을 가로지르는 다리가 있어서 아침 저녁으로 다리에 서서 강을 바라보는 풍경도 좋았습니다. 아침에 샤워를 할 경우엔 화장실이 조금 추웠습니다

            Reviewed January 23, 2019

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            3.6
            Evgeniia from Russia
            Family with teens
            Family Room
            Stayed 3 nights in July 2018

            Acceptable”

            Pros: the receptionist or maybe the owner is very nice and helpful. Also he speaks English and emails quickly. Another good thing is that the bikes are available for 2 hours per day for free. Cons: the place is far away, and you have to take a train after the subway, which adds to your payment. Moreover, the microwave, toaster and shelves in the kitchen are dirty.

            Reviewed July 30, 2018

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