Hostels in Ōsaka, Japon

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Get to know Ōsaka (no more "I wish I knew this before")

Guess what? Ōsaka is also named and spelled Osaka-shi - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Ōsaka here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

FAQ about Ōsaka Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Ōsaka. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Ōsaka. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

A hostel in Ōsaka costs on average $24 for a dorm. A hostel in Ōsaka with private rooms costs on average $69. shows all 78 Hostels in Ōsaka. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.
bnb+ Tsuruhashi is the best hostel in Ōsaka for families.
The Stay Osaka Shinsaibashi is the best rated hostel in Ōsaka for female solo travellers. compares prices for 78 hostels in Ōsaka, Japon. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Ōsaka such as
  • 32 hotels
  • 20 guesthouses
  • 3 apartments

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Ōsaka.

&& Hostel Hommachi-East is the best rated hostel for partying in Ōsaka.

It offers: Bar.

Your Packing List for Ōsaka

Your Packing List for Ōsaka

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Ōsaka and Japon.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Ōsaka Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Ōsaka, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
78 Total number of hostels
$24 Average dorm price
$69 Average private room price
$15 Cheapest hostel in Ōsaka
Guest House Matsu is the cheapest
9 Party hostels in Ōsaka
&& Hostel Hommachi-East is the best rated
Most Ōsaka hostels are located in
Chuo-ku, Naniwa-Ku, Tennoji-ku
4 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

Nara (28 Km / 17 mi.)
Kōbe (29 Km / 18 mi.)
Kaizuka (30 Km / 19 mi.)
Kyōto (43 Km / 27 mi.)
Otsu City (48 Km / 30 mi.)
Kusatsu (56 Km / 35 mi.)

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