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Best Budget Accommodations in Hiroshima

by Jack Guy

Jan 13, 2020

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Destinations / Asia

Head to Hiroshima to learn about the history of the atomic bomb and see how a vibrant city has grown from the devastation of 1945. Here are some of the best places to stay.


J-Hoppers Hiroshima Guesthouse offers dorm rooms from around $20, and privates from around $30. It’s just 10 minutes’ walk from Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, with great access to other major sites, too.


Another good option is Santiago Guesthouse, with prices around $20 per and $55 for a private room. It’s a simple place, but it’s clean and well-located.


Guesthouse Akicafe Inn is a favorite with individual travelers thanks to its nice common area. It’s also right in the heart of the city with a station just a few minutes away.


Hiroshima Hana Hostel recently converted from a business hotel, and now offers a mixture of dorms and private accommodations. One of the major perks here is free-to-use massage chairs, perfect for relaxing.


Try a night in a traditional capsule room at the Capsule Hotel Cube Hiroshima, where you can sleep in a tiny individual cabin for around $20. It’s a must try on your trip to Japan.



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