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Yakushima Youth Hostel

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Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to stay on Yakushima! The staff are super helpful with everything and can speak English if needed. The rooms are clean, I really like the small tatami mat area they have in each room as well. Nice social area and...More

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Response from Satoshi W, マネージャー at Yakushima Youth HostelResponded December 29, 2017

Thank you for staying with us and the great review ! We are very happy that you had great time in Yakushima. Best Regards.

Reviewed August 29, 2016

The hostel host was fantastic and knew everything about the island, so ask her if you want any tips or have any questions. Great location, close to supermarkets and souvenir shops and bus stops, as well as Miyanoura Port. Everything stops running on the island...More

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Response from Mitsuru S, オーナー at Yakushima Youth HostelResponded September 2, 2016

Thank you for staying with us and the great review! we are really glad that you had great time in the island and with us! The island life is just different as 'city' life. go to bed earlier than usual then up earlier than usual....More

Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

This is the best youth hostel I've stayed at in my time in Japan. The location is very convenient, less than ten minutes walk from Miyanoura Port and five minutes from a supermarket, tourist centre and bus stops. The price, at ¥3,600 for non Youth...More

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Response from YakushimaYouthHostel, マネージャー at Yakushima Youth HostelResponded June 26, 2016

Thank you for staying with us and the nice review. we are glad you enjoyed staying with us :) There is no reason to not have some beer in our kitchen :p haha Summer is the best season enjoy some beer at our terrace !...More

Reviewed April 2, 2016

This is a basic, no frills hostel very close to Miyanoura Port and the bus station. I really liked this hostel because the staff member, Shuko, was extremely helpful. She spent a lot of time looking at maps and bus timetables with me and telling...More

Thank Jenn J
Response from yakushimayakushima, マネージャー at Yakushima Youth HostelResponded April 5, 2016

Thank you for staying with us and the great review ! We are very happy that you had great time in Yakushima. I am glad I had enough time to give you some travel tips :) about the electrical sockets in the dorm rooms ,...More

Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

This is a brilliant place to stay in Miyanoura. It's probably the best hostel I have stayed in whilst travelling for 8 weeks in Japan. The staff are wonderful and really work hard to make this a great place to stay. It's spotlessly clean, and...More

Thank Get2013
Response from yakushimayakushima, マネージャー at Yakushima Youth HostelResponded November 15, 2015

Thank you for staying us and wonderful review!!! We are so glad you had great time in the island and our hostel! Its shame we didn't have much time to talk!:p Hope you come back here in different season and explore the island more! safe...More

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Free Parking
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Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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US$63 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$63 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"the hostel is by the port so you can hear the boats arriving in all rooms. Don't let is deter you!"
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"Traveling in a group of 3, we opted for a private room having stayed in a dorm beforehand. Though the dorm we..."
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"Seeping on the tatami is far more comfortable than in the bunk beds."
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