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Kagoshima Green Guest House

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Very good location if you're taking the ferry toYakushima - terminal is just a 10-minute walk away. Also a 10-minute walk to a tram stop connecting with the JR station. Bar/lounge area is very nice and pleasant. Price for the wine was moderate. Wifi worked well. I stayed in two different dorms: the 12-bed mixed dorm (capsules) is quite good...

Thank IWanderAr0und
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Easily to be reached from train station or even tram station. Bus station nearby. The rooms are not as small as in similar hostels. However, due to the nature of the city and Volcano nearby, the volcano ash is even in the rooms and the walls are therefore bit grey. Showers are clean, toilets as well. Refridgerator in the main...

Thank Michael N
The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 November 2016

A very simple hostel with tired sanitary facilities. The bedding is clean, the dormitories are small and there is some noise from the busy road. The price is not high, but it shouldn't be in my opinion.

1Thank tjardar
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Nice little guesthouse and spacious rooftop over the sea and vocanic island. The room is fine, small but cozy. Toilet and bath always clean. shops are around the guesthouse and it is easy to go everywhere. Walkable to the pire to the island

Thank 6natures
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I stayed for three nights, the location is great with ferry ports (to both Sakurajima & Yakushima) and tram stations nearby. The room is clean and people are friendly. Just one thing I am not quite satisfied with, its super loud and noisy when people speak in the common area on 2nd floor. All-in-all, its good for a short stay.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

The staff here are friendly and the location is ideal for the ferry/jetfoil ports, plus a bed for ¥1,800 is almost unheard of in Japan today! However the male dorm is 12 bed and there is a real lack of space, so guests can feel on top of each other. There are also only two showers and two toilets for...

Thank jasdev_sekhon
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 April 2016

My experience here wasn't that great. First of all, I sent a courtesy email to the hostel before my trip advising that I'd be arriving on a flight in the evening, so I wouldn't be checking in until 9 or 10pm (reception closes at 11pm). I already indicated my arrival time when I booked, but wanted to remind them of...

2Thank Jenn J
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Good location right near Tenmonkan in the heart of Kagoshima. Comfy bunk beds with curtain and reading light. Washrooms and showers were always clean. Helpful staff who may not be able to speak a ton of English but will help in any they can. Great value.

Thank jmutt93
Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This is a lovely little guest house. It's warm, cheap, clean, and welcoming. It's also in a very convenient location - a five minute walk from Kagoshima South Port / Dolphin Port, and also near Tenmonkan. The only thing I'd have liked to be warned of ahead of time is the stairs. There's no elevator, and the narrow stairs go...

Thank RozaLui
Wittenberge, Germany
Reviewed 21 December 2015

The Green Guest House Kagoshima is the most exciting hostel which I've ever seen in my life. The hostel itself convinces with very good service and a beautiful hotel lobby with a bar. The rooms are very well maintained and the rooms have partially a balcony. The showers are very clean and the toilets small but well maintained. The hostel...

Thank Mario230576

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is 2 minutes on foot from the high-speed ferry terminal. It excels in the access to the solitary island such as Yakushima Island and Okinawa. Best downtown ' tenmonkan' is good located in Southern Kyushu, that is, walking range. BAR establishes it as an annex in the first floor part. Sakurajima is good at the view from the rooftop. Showers, the Internet and common kitchen are opened free of charge for 24 hours. Air conditioning in all rooms. Wi-Fi in all floors.We have only one parking space. The guest needs the reservation to use our parking space. It cost 500 yen a night. Please ask us if our parking space is vacanted before you arrive at our hostel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kagoshima Green Guest House

Address: 5-7 Sumiyoshicho, Kagoshima 892-0823, Kagoshima Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Kagoshima Prefecture > Kagoshima
Price Range: RM71 - RM205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Kagoshima Green Guest House 1*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The roof terrace offers stunning views of the active volcano Sakurajima !!!”
 of 5 bubbles Mario230576, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Book well in advance for single room”
 of 5 bubbles emmanuelr72, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All good...if you'd be happier with fewer stairs..less exercise...ask for a lower floor..”
 of 5 bubbles bonzolili2015, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The mixed dorm is off the street a little more and probably quieter than the male dorm with some traffic noise in the mornings.”
 of 5 bubbles InternationalNomad77, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“I think we were on the 3rd floor, and I think it was all private rooms. Noise wasnt a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles DameEyola, 22 Feb 2015 | Read review
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