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7-30 Takaokamachi, Kanazawa 920-0864 Ishikawa Prefecture See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Free Parking
1 Star accommodation
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All reviews a great stay stayed only one night location is great castle park train station backpackers hostel beds japan market
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Stayed here a little while ago with a friend. The owner is really friendly and took us and two others who were staying there to see the illumination at kenrokuen. Location pretty good, always lots of convenience stores and vending machines near by, and walking...More

Date of stay: October 2017
Thank Zhish
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

This spot was such a nice find in Japan where we have been struggling a bit to find backpacker accommodation. Where to start, the guesthouse itself is spotless, the facilities are great with a big kitchen and living/dining area (very unusual inJapan). There are loads...More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank ilovestew
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed only one night at Shaq’s. The place is clean, both room and bathrooms/shower (common). The futons were really comfortable and Shaq was really helpful. 5 min walking distance to the market, 10 to the station. Would stay again there without any doubt.

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank ClaraCV
Reviewed 11 January 2018

A small guesthouse in a quiet neighborhood. Convenient location- Close to the Palace and the Park, 15 min walking form the station. Room are clean, bathroom ok but the kitchen and bars are disappointing in terms of cleanliness. Helpful staff. A bit empty in winter...More

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Jade J
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The most optimal place to stay in the North of Japan (Kanazawa). Big lobby area with kitchen easy to use, comfortable bedrooms and good showers. The staff is very helpful and friendly. Literally 600m from the train station and close to the castle park and...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Alex R
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Description
Situated within a 15-minute walk from Kanazawa Castle Park and Kenroku-en Park, Shaq Bighouse provides simple guesthouse accommodation. It features a common lounge on the ground floor. Free Wi-Fi is provided in More the lobby.JR Kanazawa Station is a 17-minute walk away, while Oumicho Market is a 5-minute walk from the property. 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art is a 15-minute walk away.Guests at Bighouse Shaq can choose to stay in dormitory rooms with bunk beds or in private rooms with tatami (woven-straw) flooring and traditional futon bedding. Bathroom and toilet are shared.The property offers free-use kitchen and an internet PC in the common area.Coin launderette is available, and the lounge area comes with a TV. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$18 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Japan > Chubu > Hokuriku > Ishikawa Prefecture > Kanazawa
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Price range
US$18 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Japan > Chubu > Hokuriku > Ishikawa Prefecture > Kanazawa

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"Nice atmosphere in a place for backpackers and travellers"
B5350FQalexr
4 Dec 2017
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"some double rooms have no windows"
Moet60
14 Sep 2015
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"While there is free WiFI, those on the top level will not be able to connect due to the low strength. If..."
adamupdate
29 Jan 2014
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