Sen Guesthouse

4-14, Dogotakocho,, Matsuyama city, Ehime, Matsuyama Dogo Spa, Japan, Distance from city centre: 2.3km
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Rating: 88%from 3 reviews

  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 93%Security
  • 93%Cleanliness
  • 80%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 80%Facilities
Unique, native English advice, and 5 mins from Dogo Onsen. Traditional Japanese rooms in spotless modern building; wi-fi, pro kitchen, beautiful roof terrace and private Japanese baths.

Located in the famous Dogo hot-spring area, Sen Guesthouse is a unique budget hotel/hostel run by an international couple.
Featuring private Japanese-style and dormitory-style rooms, guests can soak in the spacious public bath or sit out in the sun terrace and relax.

All rooms feature air-conditioning and heating facilities, while most have tatami (woven-straw) flooring and Japanese futon beddings. Guests can choose to stay in dormitory-style or private Japanese-style rooms. Bathroom and toilets are shared among all guests.

Bicycle rentals, Yukata(Kimono style bathrobe)rentals and barbecue facilities are available for guests. Luggage storage and an on-site drink vending machine are provided.Free Wi-Fi is available in the public areas.

Guests can share their travel experiences with each other while drinking refreshments at the cafe area. Meals are not available.We have a communal Kitchen which is fitted with a microwave, toaster, oven, rice, cooker, cooking utensils, tableware etc.

Information for the famous 88 Temple Pilgrimage(Shikoku Pilgrimage) is available at the property.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast not included
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Room
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • 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.

*The building, and all of our rooms are non-smoking. There are smoking areas on our roof terrace and our front garden area. *Please let us know if you will arrive after 10pm. *We have a private ofuro (Japanese spacious, atmospheric bath) available for ¥500 (¥700 in winter). *Nightly bar (6-10:30pm) featuring local sake, beer, wine and other special liquors made on premises.
*Please note, we have very limited parking, if you wish to park a car here, please contact us directly as soon as you make a booking*
Please note that we cannot accept groups of over 9 people
If you would like to park a car/motorcycle, please contact us directly to make a reservation. On Saturdays and Japanese holidays and seasons, it will cost ¥400 per car, and ¥200 per motorcycle, all other times it is free on a first come, first serve basis. We have very limited parking but there is reasonable coin parking very near us.

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Sen Guesthouse is a 7 min walk from Dogo Onsen station; the terminus of 3 tram lines.
From JR Matsuyama station, take tram line 5(20 mins).
From Matsuyama-shi station, take tram line 3 (15 mins).
Get off at Dogo Onsen station, the last station on both lines.

From Dogo Onsen station, walk into the covered shopping arcade.
Walk two long blocks and turn left on the street right before Lawson station convenience store.
Walk straight and you will see Family Mart on your right (after 2 blocks), one block after will be a small supermarket 'Gyomu supermarket 業務スーパー'.
Turn right on the street after the supermarket and walk 3 more blocks, you will see our guesthouse on the right.
*Please note, we have very limited parking, if you wish to park a car here, please contact us directly as soon as you make a booking*

Located Near

Located in the famous Dogo hot-spring area.The Dogo Onsen Train Station is a 7-minute walk away.

*Matsuyama Castle - an 8-minute drive
*Shiki Kinen Museum - a 10-minute walk
*The Ishite Temple, one of the 88 Pilgrimage Temples - a 20-minute walk.
*Open 24 hours supermarket - a 1-minute walk
*Post office/International ATM - a 4 minutes walk

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