Hostels in Kanazawa, Japan

6 hostels available. Prices start from $9 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Kanazawa

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"…Check-out time: by 10:30 3. Reception hour: from 16:00 to 21:00 4. Payment: cash (JPY) 5. Cancellation policy:   (1) 3 days(or more) before Arrival Date: 30ï¼… of the first night ã€€ã … More
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"…The hostel is a bit away from the station, but only 2 minutes to the closest loop bus stop. Our facility and location are ideal for multiple-night stay, and Kanazawa is definitely worth it. If … More
Party Hostel Solo Traveller
"Lively, very personal, and accommodating - A great place, Shaq and Mio really take care of you. When I revisit Kanazawa I'll be sure to stay again!" …"…***Please kindly note: In Kanazawa City, a … More
"…We are NOT a party hostel. We are more quiet and mellow hostel. ***Please kindly note: In Kanazawa City, a new accommodation tax will be implemented starting April 1, 2019. Accommodation … More
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"It was amazing! Host was really lovely and accommodating! - Amenities were free and you could use a towel and the washing machine for free as well! Super amazing spacious capsules too the only down … More
Family-Friendly Hostel
"…It faces a street where locals and children pass by, offering a glimpse into Kanazawa life. Take a short break from your travels while you enjoy the local way of life. Please enjoy yourself … More

Hotels in Kanazawa

"…6,000 JPY for 2 hours) -Italian Restaurant -We have spacious shared lounge that is suitable for working. The place could be your base in Japan if you are digital nomads. Also free co- … More
"…We have a shared lounge, 24-hour front desk and currency exchange for guests. * Conveniently located in front of the bus stop! * With good access to tourist spots from the hotel, even short- … More
"…It is a bit difficult to find at first, as there are no signs that stick out of the building, or signs to direct you to the hostel. It is well labeled on the front doors and right in front of the … More
"…The hotel also provides free Wi-Fi throughout the property. We have a 24-hour front desk with friendly and helpful staff who can provide information about the area and help with any needs. … More
"…Room Amenities TV, Bath & Toilet, Telephone, Air conditioning, Refrigerator, Yukata (Cotton Kimono), Bath towels, Face towels, Toothbrush, Body Soap, Shampoo & Conditioner, Hair dryer , … More
"…From Osaka to JR Kanazawa Station By Train: JR Osaka Station - 2hrs 40 min by JR Super Express 'Thunderbird' - JR Kanazawa Station From Kyoto to JR Kanazawa Station By Train: JR Kyoto Station … More

Guest Houses in Kanazawa

Kikunoya Ryokan

Free Breakfast
"Kikunoya is a Ryokan which word means traditional Japanese style Bed and Breakfast in the centre of Kanazawa. We are located in a convenient location for sightseeing and entertainment. … More
"…You can also enjoy catching a glimpse of local Japanese daily life of this old castle town in the backstreets. A walk in Higashi Chayagai District and along Asanogawa River especially in the … More
"…Each room comes with a shared bathroom. For your comfort, you will find free toiletries and a hairdryer. Guesthouse Hakuka features free WiFi throughout the property. You will find a shared … More
"…21st Century Museum 10min by walk. Samurai district 5 min by walk. Saigawa(Riverside) 1 min by walk. Shopping, Bars and Clubs in Katamachi -We can never get enough of the quaint wooden … More

Hostels in Kanazawa, Japan

6 hostels available. Prices start from $18 for a dorm bed.

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

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Kanazawa.

Kanazawa, Japan, is located on the western coast of Honshu Island, in the Ishikawa Prefecture, about two hundred thirty kilometres away from Kyoto and four hundred kilometres from Tokyo. Kanazawa is known for its highly preserved cultural buildings and neighbourhoods, as well as being responsible for ninety-nine percent of all gold leaf produced in Japan, which is why there are so many food stands and cafes offering various types of edible gold-leaf options. One particularly popular option is enjoying a piece of gold leaf on top of soft-serve ice cream!

There are several distinctive neighbourhoods travelers can visit, such as the Higashi Chaya District and the Nagamachi Samurai District. Also known as the Old Town, Higashi Chaya is a beautifully unique and well-preserved area. There's even a small and charming area called the Kazue-Machi District, known as the Geisha district. Filled with teahouses and entertaining houses, this is where tourists can experience a traditional Geisha tea ceremony.

The city of Kanazawa is also filled with incredibly modern architecture. Just arriving at the Kanazawa train station, visitors are greeted with an imposing and futuristic structure. All around the city centre, visitors can find inspiring public buildings with inspiring architecture, such as the Twenty-First Century Museum of Contemporary Art or the Tsuzumi Gate.

Kanazawa is a fairly small city and can be easily explored with a bicycle. Many Kanazawa, Japan hostels and accommodation options provide onsite bicycle rentals. There are also rentals available at the train station and other private businesses. If taking a bicycle sounds like too much physical activity, there are also public buses and specified tourists route buses that will take visitors to well-known city attractions.

Kanazawa has plenty of accommodation options available, from luxurious hotels to budget-friendly Kanazawa, Japan hostels scattered all throughout the city. Most hostels in Kanazawa, Japan, have private, double, and dorm-room options, as well as mixed and female dorms only. Onsite kitchens and common rooms are also typical characteristics of Kanazawa, Japan hostels. Lots of local Japanese tourists also enjoy staying at budget-friendly hostel options, so it's not an uncommon to see families at hostels in Kanazawa, Japan.

Written by local enthusiast for Kanazawa hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Kanazawa hostels Charmaine

Kanazawa 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 Kanazawa, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 6
Average dorm price $23
Average private room price $62
Cheapest hostel in Kanazawa SHARIN Kanazawa Traveler's Inn with $18.5
Party hostels in Kanazawa SHARIN Kanazawa Traveler's Inn (3 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 8.6

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