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Notice:

Rental fees were revised as of April 1, 2016. For more information, please refer to the Unit Rental Fees section below.


This facility is intended for international researchers and faculty members, collaborative researchers from other research institutions and the families, as well as university hospital patients and/or their family members on a weekly and/or monthly basis. 

If you wish to make a reservation, please complete and submit an application form located below:

For Researchers   For Hospital Patients (and Families) (Applications in Japanese)

Please submit the form to Kasugaoka House by email, fax, or postal mail or to the Housing Division by in-house mail.


For more information or to make a reservation, contact the office below:

Kasugaoka House

House Manager's Office 7-12-17, Minami Kasugaoka, Ibaraki, Osaka

Tel: 072-626-6228

Fax: 072-627-1337

Email: kasugaokahouse@canvas.ne.jp

Outline of the different units available in Kasugaoka House

  • We ask that you please check-in between 3:00pm and 9:00pm in the Manager's Office. If you are unable to check in during this time period due to flight times, etc., please contact the Manager's Office.
  • Payments
  • Until January 9, 2017 -- Rent and other fees can only be paid in cash.
  • From January 10, 2017 -- Rent and other fees can be paid by cash or credit card. (Accepted cards: VISA, MasterCard, China UnionPay. Rent and cleaning fees on checking out can be paid by credit card. Pay your water charge by cash.)
  • There is no parking available, so please utilize public transportation such as trains or buses when visiting these facilities.
  • This facility is completely non-smoking. (There are smoking areas outside of this building.)
  • The Kasuagaoka House does not provide towels or toilet paper.
  • Shampoo, conditioner, and body shampoo can be purchased at the manager's office.
  • You must be present in your room for inspections upon check out. Please note that in some cases, cleaning fees may be assessed.
  • You are required to complete the application by yourself. Electricity, gas, and water fees, as well as cleaning fees on checking out, are included in the rental fees.
  • Internet access is available free of charge.
  • You can use a futon dryer. Please ask the Manager's Office.

A type: 25 units (32 sq. m.)

Furnishings: semi-double bed, kitchen counter, cupboard, toast & bake microwave oven, TV (26")
 

B type: 15 units (65 sq. m.)

Furnishings: double bed, kitchen counter, toast & bake microwave oven, dishwasher/dryer, TV (32") w/ stand, dining table w/ chairs, sofa, living room lights

 

C type: 4 units (97 sq. m.)

Furnishings: double bed, bed, toast & bake microwave oven, dishwasher/dryer, TV (37") w/ stand, dining table w/ chairs, sofa, living room lights

All of the above units are furnished with: bedding, air conditioning, LAN port, refrigerator, rice cooker, vacuum cleaner, washing/drying machine, hair dryer, toaster, iron, ironing stand, running hot water, tableware, basic kitchen utensils, desk, chair, mirror, laundry pole.

B type is furnished with only air conditioning: 1 unit (65 sq. m.)

The Kasugaoka House offers the following: English-capable staff, good security (auto-lock of main entrance), maintenance of public areas and the garden area.


Unit Rental Fees

1. Revised Rental Fees (as of April 1, 2016)

Monthly Rental Fees (Note that use of these facilities for less than one month will still incur a full month's rental fee.)

A type (1K): ¥90,000

B type (1LDK): ¥135,000

Unfurnished B type (1LDK): ¥115,000

C type (2LDK): ¥180,000

In the event of occupancy for a portion of a month:

If the occupant and members of his/her family begin occupancy after the first day of a month or terminate occupancy before the last day of a month, they only have to pay the monthly rent calculated as a fraction of the number of days of occupancy in that month.

A type (1K): ¥3,000

B type (1LDK): ¥4,500

Unfurnished B type (1LDK): ¥3,800

C type (2LDK): ¥6,000

Weekly rental fees (Note that use of these facilities for less than one week will still incur a full week's rental fee.)

A type (1K): ¥28,000 for 7 nights

B type (1LDK): ¥52,500 for 7 nights

C type (2LDK): ¥77,000 for 7 nights

In the event of occupancy after 7 nights

If the occupant and members of his/her family continue occupancy after 7 nights, in addition to the initial weekly rental fee, a daily fee calculated as a fraction the number of additional nights will be charged.

A type (1K): ¥4,000

Furnished B type (1LDK): ¥7,500

C type (2LDK): ¥11,000

2. Previous Rental Fees

Monthly Rental Fees (Note that use of these facilities for less than one month will still incur a full month's rental fee.)

A type (1K): ¥80,000

B type (1LDK): ¥120,000

Unfurnished B type (1LDK): ¥100,000

C type (2LDK): ¥180,000

In the event of occupancy for a portion of a month :

If the occupant and members of his/her family begin occupancy after the first day of a month or terminate occupancy before the last day of a month, they only have to pay the monthly rent calculated as a fraction of the number of days of occupancy in that month.

A type (1K): ¥2,600

B type (1LDK): ¥4,000

Unfurnished B type (1LDK): ¥3,300

C type (2LDK): ¥6,000

Weekly rental fees (these fees include charges for utilities and house cleaning)

A type (1K): ¥28,000 for 7 nights

B type (1LDK): ¥52,500 for 7 nights

C type (2LDK): ¥77,000 for 7 nights

In the event of occupancy after 7 nights

If the occupant and members of his/her family continue occupancy after 7 nights, in addition to the initial weekly rental fee, a daily fee calculated as a fraction the number of additional nights will be charged.

A type (1K): ¥4,000

Furnished B type (1LDK): ¥7,500

C type (2LDK): ¥11,000


Regarding the payment of the monthly rent:

  • Pay the monthly rent directly to the caretaker at the front desk by the last day of each month.
  • If you cannot/do not pay, then the school or facility you are associated with will pay on your behalf.
  • Under no circumstances are rental fees refunded.

Making an application

  • Please make a reservation after the length of your stay has been decided so as to eliminate the need to cancel/change your reservation. If you do cancel your reservation after the day on which you entered (or were to enter), you will still be charged for one month's rent (or one week's rent in the case of weekly rental).

Terms of occupancy

Utility charges

Utility charges (electricity, gas and water) are not included in the rent and must be paid separately. You are required to complete utility service application by yourself. However, as of April 1, 2016, those who utilize these facilities under the new rental fees and/or weekly rental fees will have their utility charges included in their rental fees. You will not be required to complete utility service application by yourself.

Duration of stay

Individuals having a labor contract with the university: more than one month and within the contact period.
Others: more than one month but no more than a year. However, if approved necessary, the period can be extended, up to a maximum of one year.

Getting to Kasugaoka House

Please view the maps below. For more specific information as well as a more detailed overview of how to get to Osaka University, please visit this page.

 

Kasugaoka access map2

 

Suita Campus map

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