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First Cabin Midosuji-Namba

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Central Coast, CA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Most capsule hotels cram as many bunk beds as possible into an enclosed space. First Cabin provides individual pods per person with a small room with table/desk, room to stand and plenty of space for your belongings. Depending on the price you get this can be a very satisfying experience. Location is a 10. Staff and cleanliness also a Ten....

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Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mattress felt like sleeping on springs. Staff was very nice and helpful Laundry machines or overnight laundry service available (very nice feature, drop by midnight and pick up 6am) TV has 3-4 Japanese channels. AV possible for ¥1000 ticket from machine.

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Milano
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Excellent cabin hotel in downtown Osaka. Perfect for sightseeing. Mind you, it's an UPSCALE cabin hotel, so the rooms are bigger than average. Everything was perfectly clean, staff was super kind and gave us useful information and tips on the area. Maybe it's not ideal for long stays, but I would go there again in a hearbeat.

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Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We stayed at First Cabin capsule hotel in November 2015. Each “room” has a small single bed, a table and that’s it. No door, just a thin curtain separating your capsule from the hallways. But we knew this, we wanted a different "hotel" experience when in Japan. The lovely ladies at reception, who were dressed like cabin crew to fit...

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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Instead of a capsule, everyone got a room-like cabin with curtain which consist of a single bed and a small space that fit a coffee table. This is a luxury version of capsule hotel and is a good option for those who used to stay at hotels to try "capsule" experience. This hotel is located conveniently next to the busy...

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Taichung, Taiwan
Reviewed 11 June 2016

The room is very clear. The space is bigger than I expect. In my experience , this room space is almost same as those price USD70 per night , even better. Only carry your clothes , everything first cabin have. The location is also great. Shinsaibashi 、Dotonbori are nearby , it takes 10 minutes walk. However, the effect of sound...

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Reviewed 16 May 2016

We stayed here as a mother daughter couple for 3 nights in May 2016 and thoroughly enjoyed this small hotel. The location is really perfect! Exit 13 from the subway and you are there -fantastic. Just across the road are the shops and eateries of Osaka...Takoyaki, sushi train and every Japanese restaurant imaginable - all undercover pedestrian malls criss-crossing to...

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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for somewhere just to put your head for the night I would recommend staying here. I flew into Osaka late in the evening and needed somewhere to stay for one night before I headed to Hiroshima. Thought I would try out a "cube" hotel and came across this hotel in my search. I was very impressed....

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The hotel is located in Namba, in close proximity to city subway and JR stations, Dotonbori is just 5-10 minutes away. The room is just as advertised, small but not too cramped, and contains all the necessities required for a comfortable stay. It definitely gives off the feeling of a capsule hotel room but without the claustrophobic tendencies. The bed...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 7 January 2016

As per what my title suggests! It is certainly not as claustrophobic as a typical capsule hotel. Every facility (toilets, showers basins etc) is ultra clean. They make your bed everyday, provide you with fresh shower wear, toothbrush/paste, new slippers and the facilities are good! I find it a tad too warm but once i switch out into my tshirt...

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Additional Information about First Cabin Midosuji-Namba

Address: 4-2-1 Namba, Chuo-ku | Nanba Midosuji Bdg 4F, Osaka 542-0076, Osaka Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Osaka Prefecture > Osaka
Price Range: RM174 - RM335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — First Cabin Midosuji-Namba 1.5*
Number of rooms: 111
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“If you have a poor sense of direction, ask for a cabin closest to the entrance.”
 of 5 bubbles asianms, 15 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Cancel your reservation and flee the establishment as soon as you can”
 of 5 bubbles 195davet, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Room Away from Bathrooms (common bathrooms - so high traffic) would be more quiet. Opt for Non-smoking room if you prefer.”
 of 5 bubbles RC_Vancouver_Canada, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a cabin in the back away from the doors so that you have less people walking by your cabin on the way to the bathroom, etc. I asked and got cabin 421 which was pretty good. They have a map at reception for all the cabins.”
 of 5 bubbles vancity8, 16 Oct 2014 | Read review
“choose room in corner and away from door”
 of 5 bubbles hanns555, 29 Aug 2014 | Read review
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