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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 the Housing Division by in-house mail.

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

Housing Division (for applications) 

Application form: For researchers For patients (or families)

In-house mail: to the Housing Division

Email: housing-kanri@office.osaka-u.ac.jp

FAX: 06-6879-4967


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 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.
  • There is no parking available, so please utilize public transportation such as trains or buses when visiting these facilities.
  • For security reasons, doors are equipped with an autolock (except guest room doors).
  • This facility is completely non-smoking. (There are smoking areas outside of this building.)
  • Internet access is available free of charge.
  • The Kasuagaoka House does not provide towels or toilet paper in any of the 3 room types.
  • One-time use shampoo, conditioner, and body shampoo can be purchased at the manager's office.
  • You can use a futon dryer. Please ask the Manager's Office.
  • The garden is available as a gathering place for guests.

Details on the types of rooms available in Kasugaoka House

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

Furnishings: semi-double bed (1.4m x 2.1m), kitchen counter, cupboard, toaster, microwave, TV (26")
 

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

Furnishings: double bed (1.8m x 2.1m), kitchen counter, toaster, 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 (1.8m x 2.1m), bed (1m x 2.1m), toaster, 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, electric kettle, desk stand, running hot water, tableware, basic kitchen utensils, desk, chair, mirror, laundry pole.

Unit Rental Fees

1. Rental Fees

Utility charges (electricity, gas and water) and cleaning fee upon leaving are included in these rates.

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

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

Regarding the payment of rent:

  • Pay monthly rent directly to the caretaker at the front desk by the last day of each month. If you leave before the end of the month, please pay by the day that you plan to leave. -> House Manager's Office, 1F Lobby, Kasugaoka House
  • Under no circumstances are rental fees refunded.

Please note

  • Staff at the Kasugaoka House are English-capable.
  • Fees can be paid by the methods listed below:
    • As a rule, we ask that you pay via credit card: (Cards accepted: VISA, MasterCard, China UnionPay)
    • Guests without a credit card can also pay via cash. However, cash will no longer be accepted starting in January 2018, so we ask that you pay via credit card.
    • Those without a credit card are asked to pay via transfer to a designated university account. (Transfer fees must also be paid at the guest's expense.)
  • You must be present in your room for inspections upon check out. Please note that in some cases, cleaning/repair fees may be assessed.

Procedures

• 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 be charged a cancellation fee in accordance with the Kasugaoka House Cancellation Policy.

Guest rules

Period of stay (Monthly)

• Guests in a labor contract with Osaka University: 1 month or more within the term limit of his/her contract.

• Others: More than one month but less than one year. If deemed necessary, extensions up to one additional year may be accepted.

Period of stay (Weekly)

• As a rule, 7 days or more.


 

Access/Map

Kasugaoka access map2

 

Suita Campus map

Access Information

• Osaka Monorail

From Bampaku Kinen Koen Station: Take the train bound for Saito-nishi Station. Get off at Handai-byoin-mae Station. The Kasugaoka House is a 5-minute walk from the station. 

• Kintetsu Bus

From Hankyu Ibaraki-shi Station or JR Ibaraki Station: Take the Route 24 bus bound for Handai-Hombu-Mae or Mihogaoka, or the Route 25 bus bound for Handai-Hombu-Mae. Get off at the Handai-Igakubu-Byoin-Mae bus stop. The Kasugaoka House is a 5-minute walk from the bus stop.

• Hankyu Bus

From Senri-Chuo: Take the Route 164/171 bus bound for Handai-Hombu-Mae, or the Route 103/105 bus bound for Ibaraki-Mihogaoka. Get off at the Handai-Igakubu-Byoin-Mae bus stop. The Kasugaoka House is a 5-minute walk from the bus stop.

From Kita-Senri: Take the Route 72 bus bound for Senri Chuo. Get off at the Handai-Igakubu-Byoin-Mae bus stop. The Kasugaoka House is a 5-minute walk from the bus stop.

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