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Torquay, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Untrustworthy thief do not stay here, making the Japanese look bad, this man is a cheat and a thief who thought it would be a good idea to put his hands on my girlfriend. He demanded we pay him 17,000¥ to cancel our room, that is ridiculous in the first place so we walked out, on doing so he thought...

Thank speedy087
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This bakpak tokyo is an absolute nightmare you never want to have. I booked thru booking.com and I stayed exactly like I booked. I paid cash. The check in staff asked me rudely what I was smiling at while I was talking to my family, nothing about him. After that he began to be so rude through out the process....

4Thank Siriorn N
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My son and I stayed at this hostel for 5 nights at the end of March. This is a hostel NOT a hotel. Anyone expecting hotel style accommodations shouldn't stay at a hostel. It's a great hostel The staff was friendly, you can come and go as you please. The common areas are clean and well kept, and at least...

Thank erikafa78
Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Nice and clean place, though old. Staff friendly and speaks good English. near Minowa station and Asakusa skytower. Place has a 24-hour nearby supermarket and food store like McDonald and 7 eleven, with friendly, nice and very accommodating staff

Thank dithc2016
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Host was extremely friendly, help with translation when needed, referred lots of things to do, and even gave us a little souvenir when we left. Will definitely be back again! Rooms were traditional with sliding doors and lots of things in the common area

Thank olizenki
Vancouver Island, Canada
Reviewed 13 August 2015

With all the good reviews I saw of this place, I was surprised and disappointed with many aspects, including cleanliness, staff, and location. We had booked and paid for a room at this place more than a month in advance, and had been travelling throughout the rest of Japan for a week and a half before arriving. On arrival, we...

4Thank jman743
Reviewed 15 June 2015

The staff is extremly friendly and allways tries to help despite English diffficulties. The place is slightly run down, but they keep the rooms extremly clean. We watched them clean the beds and they even disinfected it. Also the overall admospheare is great and it was more than easy to get to know people. They were very understanding to any...

Thank Karo L
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

we've been travelling japan for a month now and this is the worst place we stayed by japan standard and value for money. We've travelled philippines for a long time so we are experienced with hostels. It's way too expensive for it's LOCATION, I mean it's literally dead around there and a good 5 minute walk to the station which...

1Thank f R
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Located about half a km from Minowa subway,just walked straight through 5 light traffics and in walking distance from iconic Senso-ji Temple in Asakusa. It's a multi-floor old building,with old decoration. We stayed in triple-bed room,once entering,unpleasant smell touched our noses. The Room was small and the bathroom was even very small,with just mini-refrigerator, tea bags and set. However,Staff was...

Thank Pui K
Reviewed 26 April 2015

located near minowa sub way, we stayed at this place around mid april 2015. the place is clam and cozy. we stayed in a double room and the room was equipped with all facilities. we were excited to use the kitchen area, as being vegetarian we can prepare our own food. this place provided free internet and computer access.

Thank dhruv j

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Staying in Ueno, Asakusa

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Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa. Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit a variety of different museums and galleries. At Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at the end of the year, when many people go on shopping sprees. The town of Asakusa, developed around Sensoji temple, has many shops selling goods and clothing from old Japan, making it a great place for souvenir hunting. It's also known for various annual festivals, and the whole district gets involved with the huge Sanja Festival in May.
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Japan Tokyo Hostels - Backpackers Hostel and budget accommodation for travelers or family vacation. Cheap Tokyo accommodation! ... more   less 

Additional Information about bAKpAK Tokyo Hostel

Address: 3-12-5 Ryusen | Taito-ku, Taito 110-0012, Tokyo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
Price Range: ₹ 1,344 - ₹ 13,643 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — bAKpAK Tokyo Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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“The subway is about a quarter mile away and sits at intersection with a McDonalds, grocery store and a 7 Eleven.”
 of 5 bubbles erikafa78, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I was on floor 2, room 203 and it wasn't that bad”
 of 5 bubbles 926camillel, 4 Oct 2014 | Read review
“The 10 man dorms are a good option to meet fellow travellers if you are on your own”
 of 5 bubbles ThaDynastyWizard, 16 Jun 2013 | Read review
“I guess get a private room since the bunks in our room were stacked 3 high.”
 of 5 bubbles willenajean, 21 Sep 2012 | Read review
“the wifi does not work on the 4th, stay in a lower floor it worked on 4th but in some strategic locations”
 of 5 bubbles Elhendryx, 15 May 2012 | Read review
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