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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The room was clean and the staff was very friendly, but in our room it was extremely loud, because of the traffic outside. Furthermore, the smell in the room was very bad. What we appreciated was the washing machine and tubler, which you can use the whole day.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Only a few minutes' walk from Hakata station. The lounge is stocked with lots of interesting things. Generally clean with comfortable beds. Great staff, too. Very helpful with everything. Best hostel stay I've had so far.

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København S
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The reason why we rate this as "Poor" is because we found mold in the airconditioning. I suffer from mold allergy and therefore rate it as such, to warn others who are allergic to mold as well. When we mentioned the mold to the staff when we checked out, they didn't seem to see it as a problem, and didn't...

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Winchester, VA
Reviewed 27 July 2016

It is a hostel, which meant sleeping in bunk beds for the 4 of us. The room was small, but comfortable and just what we needed at the end of a long day of touring around. The staff was outstanding, very friendly and helpful. They have toast and tea/coffee for free in the morning. A kitchen was available to refrigerate...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

As always, I'm just back from 10 Days vacation in Japan with 3 cities to stay; Fukuoka, Kyoto and Nagoya. Now, it's time to share my experience there to you all who may be searching hotels in these 3 cities. Hope it helps you to make the right decision even more or less. 1) Kia Ora BudgetStay Fukuoka Location Hotel...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 March 2016

This hostel is located in a quiet part of Hakata. We arrived at Hakata station on 12th Feb 2016 after 9pm. We followed the map and walked through the quiet and dimly lit small road leading to the bridge and the main road. We would recommend a slight deviation to the directions especially in the night. Please refer to the...

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Dortmund, Germany
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Coming from Korea I spent my first night in Japan at this hostel. It's a very nice place with extremely helpful staff, speaking good English. Room (4 bed dorm) with attached bathroom was clean and big enough. Close to Hakata station and lots of restaurants. Small kitchen area to prepare food and nice lounge area. Lots of info what to...

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

I stayed here 21-23rd of October (so am checking out today) after my arrival in Japan/Fukuoka. Great place to stay! Staff is friendly and helpful. There's free toast in the morning. There's a suggested 1day trip with public buses I did yesterday. It's exhausting haha but a great way to see most of Fukuoka! A lot of walking too, so...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 28 September 2015 via mobile

I stayed there for 3 nights from 16th to 18th. The room is clean. All staff are nice and helpful especially Shizuru (I can't remember the name exactly). I had a problem with my baggage to send to Hiroshima via Yamato transport. Shizuru helped me to write a note to 7-11 staff in Japanese due to Family mart (near our...

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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Spending our first night in Japan, this hostel was a very convenient short walk from Fukuoka station, the instructions very clear. We had a private room which was very clean but extremely noisy with cars rushing by all night long. The lounge area was nicely decorated and the English speaking staff helpful. www.bestregardsfromfar.com

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We are newly opened the end of April 2013.Our Guest house is not only guest house, but all our rooms come with shower and toilet.So our hostel is suitable for any kind of travelers to stay.We also have "Khaosan Bar Sakura" in the building.We are really willing to serve you from all over the world. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kia Ora BudgetStay

Address: 5-4-15 Katakasu, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka 812-0043, Fukuoka Prefecture (Formerly Khaosan Fukuoka Annex)
Region: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Fukuoka Prefecture > Fukuoka
Price Range: ₹ 1,770 - ₹ 8,644 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Kia Ora BudgetStay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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