Himeji 588 Guesthouse

68 Honmachi, Himejishi, Himeji, Japan, Distance from city centre: 2.1km

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Rating: 70%from 4 reviews

  • 65%Atmosphere
  • 85%Staff
  • 60%Security
  • 75%Cleanliness
  • 90%Location
  • 60%Value for money
  • 55%Facilities
Wanna enjoy castle? food? drink? meet local people?

Himeji 588 Guesthouse might be the ideal place for your travel.
8 min. walk from station, few min. walk to Himeji castle, the World Heritage! Since we located in typical Japanese shopping street, you can easily access to dining place, pub, bar , local gourmet too!

We opened in Nov,2011 for backpackers after renovated old japanese bistro. It is cozy, homely backpacers hostel so that you could feel like staying at home.

In our hostel, there are mini-cafe&bar@1st floor which locals also visit, so please enjoy the communication with them, too!

We welcome you, and hope you will enjoy staying Himeji!

Our check-in time is from 16:00-22:00. If you arrive earlier/later than this, pls adivse us in advance for arrangement.

We ask guest to smoke outside/backyard of the guesthouse.
(all rooms is non-smoking)

We do not have curfew, but pls check in before 22:00.
After you come back midnight, pls do not make big noise/voice
and coorporate for the other guest.

We have mini cafe&bar at 1st floor, so that locals sometimes visit here. Please enjoy to meet&chat locals!
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Board Games
  • Breakfast not included
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Our check-in time is from 16:00-22:00. If you arrive earlier/later than this, pls adivse us in advance for arrangement. We ask guest to smoke outside/backyard of the guesthouse. (all rooms is non-smoking) We do not have curfew, but pls check in before 22:00. After you come back midnight, pls do not make big noise/voice and coorporate for the other guest. We have mini cafe&bar at 1st floor, so that locals sometimes visit here. Please enjoy to meet&chat locals!

Directions
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JR Himeji station; Pls use Central exit, and walk toward to Himeji castle.

Sanyo Himeji station; there are only one exit. pls walk toward to Himeji castle.

After arrival in Himeji, Pls walk toward to Himeji castle. Walk the main road called'Otemae street'(which face to Himeji caslte) about 8 min. and there are
intersection called'Otemae'. Pls turn right(corner building is Himeji convention bureau) and there is Old -japanese style shopping avenue.

We are at the right side of that! ( at the corner, there are police station so, easy to find!) ^-^

Located Near

8 min from station, few min to the castle!
- Within 5min walk, there are lots of Izakaya,bars, local foods, pub,
Supermarket, 100yen-shop, Post office, banks, ATM.
- 8min walk to Main bus terminal, and few min walk to bus stop.

good to see
- shoshazan enkyo-ji temple ( 30min by bus, 5 min. cable-car)
famous for the 'Last samurai' featured by Tom Cruise.

- Murotsu fisherman's village
Old fisherman's village, good to walk around,oyster is good in winter.

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