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Reviewed 8 November 2016

It is a real budget hotel, you need to walk at least 15 mins to subway station @ Esaka and exit No 1-5 and turn left to the bridge and turn right to go down the stair and walk straight for min 10-15mins walk to reach the hotel. It is a quiet town but no worry, there's a 24 hours...

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Denpasar, Indonesia
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

The hotel was great, they give us an air purifier, and free coffee in the reception desk. But when i stay there the heater was too hot (cause i came in winter), so i'll open the window through the night.

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Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 May 2016

I paid something like £23 a night to stay here and boy was it worth it. First of all, they have this really clever mechanism where you can raise your bed up to the ceiling so all of a sudden you have all this SPACE when you aren't sleeping. The luxury! I could have stayed there for days. It could...

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Mannheim, Germany
Reviewed 7 May 2016

The GR Hotel Esaka is a typical case of getting what you paid for -- I paid under €30 per night for a single ensuite room, and so did not expect luxurious sprawling suites. What I got was a very small (small-even-for-Japan), but clean room. If you're used to travelling in Japan and are looking for a budget hotel that...

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Thank Julia K
Jakarta, Indonesia
Reviewed 30 April 2016

The location of the hotel is quite far except the mini market around the corner. It took 7 minutes to walk to the nearest metro station. The room is really small and the sound insulation in the room is rally bad.

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2Thank HendryD
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Do not stay more than one night, room really small and not update. The 4x4 bathroom is not clean including toilet,lavatory and shower. No people at the reception speak english or other language than japanese. Far from all activities.

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3Thank Airbusbusiness
Reviewed 11 July 2015

You have to walk 10/15 minutes from station....is ok if is not rainy ! Rooms are very small, you don't even know where to put the suitcases. But price and clean are ok.... Stuff is kind and gentle as all Japanese anyway!

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2Thank Kobano
Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

This hotel has seen better days, pls do not stay here. Rooms are extremely small and not well maintained. There is hardly any space to keep your bags. Breakfast is average. Its about 20 min train ride away from Osaka. Do not stay here, bad place

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5Thank Nitin D
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Stayed a week, room was small but good enough since I was by myself. Haven't tried the bath on the 11th floor though and sauna was under maintenance. 7-eleven and supermarket 24h very close to the hotel so very convenient. 5 min walk from Esaka station which is on midosuji line so around 20 min from Namba, Dotonburi etc.. very...

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4Thank Steph R
Cessnock, Australia
Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

For the price it's a decent hotel to stay it if you're backpacking across japan. The rooms are quite small, however the beds are large enough to fit two larger Caucasians in them easily. The onsen was a nice touch and helps give you some insight into Japanese culture. Would definitely recommend this hotel to anyone working within a tight...

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  • Smoking rooms available
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Additional Information about GR Hotel Esaka

Address: 2-1-63 Esakacho, Suita 564-0063, Osaka Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Suita > Esaka Station
Price Range: £33 - £67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — GR Hotel Esaka 3*
Number of rooms: 265
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Also Known As:
Chisun Inn Esaka Hotel Suita
Chisun Hotel Esaka
Chisun Hotel Suita
GR Hotel Esaka Osaka Prefecture/Suita, Japan
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“I don't know if they all have moveable beds. Get one with a moveable bed!”
 of 5 bubbles soral593, 21 May 2016 | Read review
“Be sure to request a non-smoking room.”
 of 5 bubbles ashcallender, 28 Aug 2013 | Read review
“The baths were very good.”
 of 5 bubbles JonathanH261, 18 Nov 2012 | Read review
“Don't book if you are a light sleeper.”
 of 5 bubbles nielsViv, 21 Aug 2012 | Read review
“Rooms at the front of the building get a view of the city. Rooms at the back are close to other buildings (but you knew that). Still very quiet and insulated.”
 of 5 bubbles MF597, 4 Jan 2012 | Read review
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