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Tamaya Youth Hostel

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7 reviews
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  • Average58%
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

I spent a few days resting in this hostel. The staff does not speak well English but the food is very good and the location is perfect. Beds and dorms are really basic, but I liked the calm mood. I traveld easily from there to...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

We arrived just after a typhoon so there was damage in the town and no tourists. The owner gave us a great alternative place to find sand baths as the main ones were closed due to the storm. He also drove us to the station...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

This hostel is close natural sand bath,just opposite. You can take a bus just 5 mins from ibusuki station and 20mins for walk but i prefer to take a bus,the cost start 140yen. In side a room is ok, wide and has air conditioner. Cant...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2013 via mobile

I would not say that anyone was mean to us, but the staff was not go-out-of-the-way hospitable. I got the feeling that they did not really care if we were there or not. For linens we were given a single long sheet that we folded...More

Thank Matt G
Reviewed 6 November 2012

It's just a standard hostel. The rooms are ok but nothing special. It's a bit oldish. The owner is really really nice though. And it across the road from the Sand Baths. So basically its good value, just for a sleep and its location.

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US$26 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Kagoshima Prefecture > Ibusuki
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Tamaya Youth Hostel Ibusuki, Japan
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