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Shiretoko Iwaobetsu Youth Hostel

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

I was really looking forward to staying at this hostel - based on its location - and booked three nights. When I arrived I was in for a shock - this place might have been in good condition and welcoming 20 or 30 years ago, but it is now in a sad state of decline, as evidenced by the listing...

2Thank norman c
Reviewed 29 June 2013

This hostel is located in small village called Iwaobetsu. It far from normal, city life so you can admire close contact with real nature. From here you can a lot of option for hiking, staff can help you to plan your route. You can also rent here a bicykle.

1Thank Unforgiven11
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 16 January 2011

If u want a budget trip its not exactly cheap compared to the nicer hotels around the area which is only an extra 1000 to 1500 yen more per night. For two person during a night stay,we paid 15700 yen excluding rental of towels costing us 200 yen per piece. If u compare the food,the ambience and the overall experience...

5Thank sgreality
Reviewed 28 October 2008

If you are looking for cleanliness and luxuary, I don't recommend this hostel. But if you are looking for a place to relax, meet people and feel the nature close to you, this is the place! There's nothing here to interrupt you from reconnecting yourself to the world natural heritage. You can see deers (sometimes brown bears and foxes, too)...

2Thank aya0314
Reviewed 19 July 2008

if u intend to stay in this hostel, please bring your sleeping bags and sleep on the floor instead of the beds as the japanese bedbugs are really vicious! I have stayed in many hostels before in europe and the UK but never had I experienced this standard of hygiene. THe bed bug bites all over my body had became...

6Thank mishbag
Reviewed 15 July 2008

I had a wonderful time exploring the 'last wilderness of Japan' in Shiretoko National Park with my partner and spent one night in this youth hostel. The staff were friendly and spoke excellent English which made communication a breeze. Dinner was a wonderful affair with fried hokke (local delicacy which tastes divine) and a crab+salmon roe set meal! Lots of...

3Thank frankfly1200

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Additional Information about Shiretoko Iwaobetsu Youth Hostel

Address: Iwaobetsu, Onnebetsu-mura, Shari-gun, Shari-cho 099-4356, Hokkaido
Region: Japan > Hokkaido > Shari-gun > Shari-cho
Price Range: $43 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Shiretoko Iwaobetsu Youth Hostel 1.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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