Welcome to 1166 backpackers!!
We are perfectly located in Nagano historic center with the ZENKOJI TEMPLE within walking distance.
The tasteful old private house, which was built over 60years ago, was renovated without disturbing the good atmosphere of Japanese old house.
You can easily meet many people and socialize even if travelling alone in our lovely comfortable common room.
Come experience our unique atmosphere and discover Nagano with us!
4-bed female dormitory
8-bed mix dormitory
private room for 2~3person
We can accommodate maximum of 14people each night
As for being small backpackers, we offer a family welcoming atmosphere for you.
Dormitory : 2600JPY pppn
Private room : 7200JPY pppn (max. 3perosn)
*Heating expense : 200JPY per person will be charged from 1st Dec. to 29th Feb. During this season, free breakfast (breads, yoghurt, coffee or tea) will be served.
CHECK IN & OUT
Check -in time 16:00-22:00.
Check-out time 8:00-11:00
If you let us know ahead of time, we will try to keep your luggage before 16:00.
If your arrival time is different from reception hours or you are changing your arrival time, e-mail or call us directly to confirm your check-in.
Otherwise WE CLOSE THE RECEPTION FROM 12:00AM - 16:00PM.
The reception should be made aware of any change in your schedule.
Let us know if you have any special preferences. We will try to do our best to satisfy your expectations!
Large common space
Free coffee & Tea
Bicycle Hire : 500JPY/day
Shower room : between 16:00 to 10:30 through the night
Towels Hire : 100JPY
Landry&dryer : 200JPY each
Free Internet and WIFI at common space and rooms
*please consider other guests and neighbors
Lights-out at common space about 24:00 to 7:00.
*Please refrain from chatting at common space during that time.
We accept cancellations, but our policy is 3days (72hours) in advance of your arrival.
50 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation 1 day prior to the date of your reservation.
100 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation on the appointed day.
10% deposit you've paid is not included in your cancellation fee. You have to pay 100% fee without 10% deposit
If you do not show up for your reservation and do not contact us, we may charge the first 2 nights of the accommodation to your credit card.
Shared bath room,toilet,kitchen.
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Book Exchange
- Child Friendly
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Credit Cards Not Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Reading Light
- Reception (limited hours)
- Safe Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
- Towels Included
- Vending Machines
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis 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 InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
We do accept credit cards for 10000yen and over payment. (Only VISA AMERICAN EXPRESS and Master)
Our check in time is from 4pm to 9pm. If you would like to drop your bag before 4pm, please advise us in advance for the arrangement before you book. If you change your arrival time, please let us know.
Our cancellation policy have priority over hostel world cancellation policy
50 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation 1 day prior to the date of your reservation. * 100 % of the first night's room charge if you cancel your reservation on the appointed day.
10% deposit you've paid is not included in your cancellation fee.
You have to pay 100% fee without 10% deposit
SUMMER / We do not have air conditioner in Summer.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
No matter how you arrive in Nagano city, we are easily reached on foot or by public transportation:
Arriving at main train station "JR Nagano station" and walk
From here you walk 1.2k along the CHUO STREET, pass the Seven-eleven on your left. And turn left next traffic light 'DAIMON MINAMI' / 大門南 ( !!ONLY IN CHINESE CHARACTER!!) and turn right next corner. 1166BP is on your left. (traveltime 20 min.)
Arriving at main train station "JR Nagano station" and bus
Take the bus going to Zenkoji (every bus departing from terminal 1 ) and get off at HANANOKOJI stop (about 6min. riding and it costs 150JPY ). Walk along the street just 50m and turn left at the narrow path for one block. Turn left at the crossroads. 1166backpackers is just in front of you.
Arriving at subway train station "Gondo station" and walk.
From here, walk along shopping arcade and turn right at corner when you reach CHUO STREET. And turn left next traffic light 'DAIMON MINAMI' / 大門南 ( !!ONLY IN CHINESE CHARACTER!!) and turn right next corner. 1166BP is on your left. (traveltime 20 min.)
1166 backpackers is located on OLD CITY CENTRE which is historical district around national treasure; Zenkoji temple.
Only one block away from main street.
Seven-eleven, public bath:only 5min walk. Supermarket and local train station which lead you to Monkey park , Onsen resort, Ski resort :10min walk.
Onsen (natural hot spring) :15min walk
Good location to Kamikouchi, Obuse, SNOW MONKE PARK , Hakuba , Myoko , Nozawa onsen and Togakushi.