Just 650 feet from Nara Park, Nara Backpackers offers affordable accommodations with free Wi-Fi. The traditional, 100 year-old house includes a modern free-use kitchen with microwave. Bicycle rental is offered.

Each dormitory-style bunk bed at Guest house Nara Backpackers has a reading light, power outlet and privacy curtains. Bathrooms and toilets are shared. A coin-operated washing machine is provided.

Children must be 13 or older to stay at this property.

The guest house is about a 10-minute walk from Kintetsu Nara Train Station. JR Nara Train Station is 1.1 mi away. Todai-ji Temple and Kofuku-ji are a 10-minute walk.

This is our guests' favorite part of Nara, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Guesthouse Nara Backpackers has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 30, 2011

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Nara, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3!

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Holiday Home
  • Bedroom 1: 1 futon bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 futon bed
  • Bedroom 3: 3 futon beds
  • Bedroom 4: 3 futon beds
  • Bedroom 5: 5 futon beds
  • Bedroom 6: 6 bunk beds
  • Bedroom 7: 4 bunk beds
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Area Info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Nara Prefectural Art Museum
    0.1 miles
  • Isui-en
    0.3 miles
  • Kofuku-ji Temple
    0.3 miles
  • Nara National Museum
    0.3 miles
  • Todaiji Temple
    0.4 miles
  • Shosoin
    0.5 miles
  • Nara Park
    0.6 miles
  • Naramachi
    0.6 miles
  • Gangoji Temple
    0.6 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant
    0.2 miles
  • Cafe/Bar
    0.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Nara Station
    0.9 miles
  • Iwafune Shrine
    9 miles
  • Nozaki Kannon Shrine
    10.9 miles
  • Nippon Christ Kyodan Shijonawate Church
    11.4 miles
  • Shijonawate City Museum of History and Folklore
    11.4 miles
  • Neyagawa Park
    11.5 miles
  • Hanazono Rugby Stadium
    11.8 miles
  • Suehiro Park
    12.1 miles
  • Aeon Mall Shijonawate
    12.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • Mountain
    0.9 miles
Public transit
  • Train Kintetsu Nara Station
    0.4 miles
Closest Airports
  • Itami Airport
    23.5 miles
  • Kobe Airport
    34.8 miles
  • Kansai International Airport
    37.7 miles
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Amenities of Guesthouse Nara Backpackers
Outdoors
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Activities
  • Cycling
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available on site (reservation is needed) and costs JPY 500 per day.
Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Laundry Additional charge
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
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Check-in

3:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

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prepayment

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Children & Beds

Child policies

Children over 10 are welcome.

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Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 10 and up are allowed)

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Guesthouse Nara Backpackers accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Only cash is accepted for payment. Credit cards cannot be used.

Common areas are closed from 11 pm-7 am.

FAQs about Guesthouse Nara Backpackers

  • The prices at Guesthouse Nara Backpackers may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Guesthouse Nara Backpackers (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
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  • Guesthouse Nara Backpackers is 1.6 miles from the center of Nara.

  • Check-in at Guesthouse Nara Backpackers is from 3:30 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Guesthouse Nara Backpackers offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling