Hostels in Kagoshima, Japan

5 hostels available. Prices start from $6 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Kagoshima

Party Hostel
"…It cost 500 yen a night. Please ask us if our parking space is vacanted before you arrive at our hostel. As the building has no lift, it may not be suitable for people who can not manage … More
from $8.95
Izumicho 1-8 tomaru bldg. 401 More
from $9.53
Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"…Check out Before: 10:00 AM Payment on Arrival: Cash Tax Included Breakfast Not Included Curfew: Door will be closed from 11:30PM to 4AM No Smoking in the whole hostel No Age Restriction … More
from $8.23
"…Check-out is 10AM. -Wireless LAN (if you bring laptop) -FREE Washing Machine -FREE Shower (24 hours) -Guest kitchen, Electricity, Water, Gas, Air Conditioning, Check-in: from 3PM ~ … More
from $5.06
Family-Friendly Hostel
"Sakurakan features free WiFi throughout the property and rooms with air conditioning in Minami Kyushu. This 3-star hotel offers a tour desk and luggage storage space. There is a restaurant serving … More
from $9.00

Hotels in Kagoshima

15-19 Terukuni-cho, Kagoshima-city More
"…Facebook Page 'Hotel and Residence Nanshukan' Please search our venue or go to!/pages/Hotel-and-Residence-Nanshukan-for-International-visitors/ … More

Hostels in Kagoshima, Japan

5 hostels available. Prices start from $11.00 for a dorm bed.

Get to know Kagoshima (no more "I wish I knew this before")

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Kagoshima, Japan, is situated on the south coast of Kyushu, the most southwesterly of the Japanese Archipelago. The city, with around six hundred thousand inhabitants, is also the capital of Kagoshima Prefecture. The active volcano Sakurajima towers out of the Kagoshima Bay opposite Kagoshima city; it belongs to the most active Japanese volcanoes. Sakurajima regularly drops volcanic ash on the surrounding areas. The volcano is part of the Kirishima-Yaku National Park and a major tourist attraction.

For active tourists, a trip to the famous volcano Sakurajima is a must. Yunohira Lookout is a perfect place to get a good view on the volcano and the harbour of Kagoshima. Shiroyama Park is a small mountain park in the centre of Kogoshima. The name Shyroyama derives from the former use of the location as a castle fortification. Shiroyama Observatory offers a spectacular panorama on the city center of Kagoshima, Kagoshima Bay, and even the volcano Sakurajima. If the sky is clear, it is also very recommendable to visit at night. Tsurumaru Castle was constructed in the beginning of the seventeenth century. The scale is surprisingly small and only the wall as well as the moat are still remaining. This castle is located right next to Shiroyama Park.

The easiest options for getting to Kagoshima are by plane or by train. Kagoshima Airport is around thirty kilometres away from the major railway station in the city centre. There are domestic and international flights available, mainly to other Asian destinations. The high-speed train Kyushu Shinkansen connects the cities of Fukuoka and Kagoshima in Kyushu. Trains depart several times per hour from Fukoka, which is the largest city on the island by population. The trip takes around eighty minutes.

There are several Kagoshima, Japan hostels, guesthouses, and hotels available. Generally, the accommodations are well maintained, clean, and the facilities have a good quality. Most places such as Kagoshima, Japan hostels offer free Wi-Fi, as well. The language barrier can make it difficult to find the right way to your accommodation. English is not widely spoken and the Japanese characters can be a problem for Western tourists, as well. Therefore, it is recommendable to plan your stay and the way to your Kagoshima, Japan hostel or hotel well.

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Kagoshima Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Kagoshima, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 5
Average dorm price $17
Cheapest hostel in Kagoshima Kagoshima Little Asia Guest House with $10.5
Party hostels in Kagoshima Green Guest House (2 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 4.4

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