Guesthouse RICO

5-6, Shintori, Wakayama-shi, Wakayama Pref., Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, Distance from city centre: 1km

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A 20-minute walk from JR Wakayama Station, Guesthouse RICO offers dormitory-style and private rooms with free Wi-Fi.

The guesthouse was renovated from an old apartment building situated in the street where is known as a wholesale district for a long time. The reception and lounge are on the 1st floor while the guestrooms are on the 5th floor. Featuring warm hardwood walls & floors and old furniture, the lounge is a relaxing space for not only staying guests but also local people. It serves western-style breakfast in the morning, and opens as a bar at night.

Guests can choose to stay in private double rooms or in dormitory-style rooms. There are both western style dormitories with bunk beds, and Japanese-style dormitories where guests sleep on tatami-matted floors. All guestrooms have air conditioning. Bathrooms and toilets are shared.

The guesthouse is conveniently located within walking distance to Wakayama Castle and many other sightseeing spots. It is a perfect base for touring the city.



***Property Policies & Conditions:
1. Check-in Time: from 16:00 until 23:00.
2. Check-out Time: 10:00.
3. Payment: We only accept payment in cash at the guesthouse.
4. Cancellation Policy: At least 3 days advance notice before the arrival date is required.
5. Reception Hour: from 7:30 until 10:00, and from 16:00 until 22:00.
6. Breakfast:
(1) Breakfast is 500yen/person. We offer western style breakfast with bread, yogurt, cheese and drink.
(2) Breakfast hour: from 7:30 until 10:00.
7. Our Bar is open from 18:00 until 22:00.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Elevator
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Reading Light
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Not Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 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.

1. Check-in Time: from 16:00 until 22:00.
2. Check-out Time: 10:00.
3. Payment: We only accept payment in cash at the guesthouse.
4. Cancellation Policy: At least 3 days advance notice before the arrival date is required.
5. Reception Hour: from 7:30 until 10:00, and from 16:00 until 22:00.
6. Breakfast:
(1) Breakfast is 500yen/person. We offer western style breakfast with bread, yogurt, cheese and drink.
(2) Breakfast hour: from 7:30 until 10:00.
7. Our Bar is open from 18:00 until 22:00.

Directions
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If you come by train, we are 20min walk from JR Wakayama Sta.
If you come by car, we are a 15min drive from Wakayama IC on Hanwa Expressway.

From Kansai International Airport, take the JR Kansaikuko Line to Hineno Sta, then switch to JR Hanwa Line to Wakayama Sta.. It takes about 40min.
You can also take the Nankai-Kuko Line to Izumisano Sta., then switch to Nankai-Limited Express Rapit Southern to Wakayamashi Sta.
If you take an airport limousine bus bound for JR Wakayama Sta., and get off at Mikimachi-Shintori stop. It is a 45min ride.

From JR Wakayama Sta., get out the west exit of the station, and walk west on Keyakisu-Dori Street until Bozu-cho cross section. Turn right and walk north on Daishin-Dori Street for 2 blocks. Turn left and walk another 2 blocks, you will see the guesthouse on the left side of the street.

Located Near

Guesthouse RICO is conveniently located close to many tourist spots. Wakayama Castle, Kimii Temple are within walking distance from the guesthouse. Kifudoki no Oka, an archaeological and folklore museum, and Furobashi Bridge, Kishu Toshogu Shrine, and Kankaikaku Pavilion are also very close.

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