See other Himeji properties

Himeji Guest House Engakudou

8-2yanagi machi, Himeji, Japan, Distance from city centre: 2.8km

Rating: 82% from 3 reviews

  • 86%Atmosphere
  • 93%Staff
  • 73%Security
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 100%Location
  • 73%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities

Real Reviews

Real reviews from fellow travellers

These are trusted reviews from guests who have actually stayed here. We hope you find them helpful.

Note: we only give a property a rating once it has received a minimum of 3 reviews.

  • Sort By:
  • Traveler Type:
  • Age:
  • Very good value and excellent location (if you're wanting to see Himeji Castle and other nearby attractions). It is a bit of a trek from the train station but that really depends on the weather (I stayed in the middle of the summer heat) and how much stuff you have (a bookbag would be fine but add a wheeled carry on and it's a bit much:-). Hosts were very friendly and attentive and the house has a very lively atmosphere. AC in the summer would be nice but had a fan and otherwise worth the price.
  • 86%
  • 18 Aug 2013 Anonymous USA
  • We booked a private room and it was very spacious, cozy and quiet. We had a private toilet and a sink, which was outside. The shared bath/shower is in a horrible condition, though. Close to the Himeji castle but really far from the Himeji train station - take a bus no.8 =) internet only in the main building.
  • 77%
  • 03 Aug 2013 Anonymous Poland
  • It was a lovely place to stay very laid back. The staff were amazing, they helped us with the map! The value for money was great! I would recommend this guest house to anyone! :)
  • 86%
  • 04 Jul 2013 sarah Australia
City Guides and Information

Video guides, travel podcasts, city maps & free city guides. What to eat, where to stay and things to do and see - our travel guides have it all.

Find a guide »
Latest Blog Post

Using an InterRail pass (for EU residents) or a Eurail pass (for non-EU) is the perfect way to easily check off all the dreamy European destinations on your travel bucket list. Ride the rails like a pro with these five tips.

Read more »
Great Value and Choice

We offer the most comprehensive selection of hostels on the internet with over 35,000 great places to stay in 180 countries. The ultimate online resource for hostels everywhere.

Find great value hostels »