Even though Japan is famous for its technological inventions and unique ideas, you might not know that its nostalgic vibes are getting popular among the young. In contrast to modernized stuff, some people have a preference for the 'showa period (1926 - 1989)' in Japan. So is the owner of the hostel.
Shōwa era (wikipedia)
The key phrase would be 'enjoy the comfortable inconvenience.' The owner has successfully combined two elements in one place through her experience and preference. You might notice the nostalgic vibes of the showa period meet the modern things.
I, personally, have been to some countries. Meeting local people was always a good experience and made trips special. Visiting famous spots was often secondary.
If you are not fluent in Japanese, don't worry. Yumi can always give you a hand when needed. She has visited more than 30 countries, confidently conversing with people from different backgrounds. Not only is she the accommodation's owner, but she also is a translator (English to Japanese). So, you could pick up some useful Japanese phrases during your stay.
LOVE: DIY / Traveling / Music / Visiting vintage, antique, and second-hand shops
HATE: Getting up early / Slow Internet
There is a kitchen and a communal area on the 1st floor. On the 2nd floor, there are four futons. Beds? No way. It would be a waste not to experience a futon when you visit Japan. For those unfamiliar with futons, here are some interesting facts about it.
▸ Currently 3 rooms are available (recommended to ask the owner in advance)
▸ Free Options: Kitchen, Manga, Screen projector, BBQ set, Local Guide
▸ House Rules:
- Please respect the communal space in the premise (e.g. Don't unpack your luggage in the communal place but your own room after checking-in)
- In Uki city, there is a strict rule about disposing of trash. You are always required to separate them (combustible waste, plastic, paper, bin or etc.).
▸￥3,000 per night (payment required prior to your arrival)
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If you'd like to stay longer, these promotions are available at the moment.
▸1 week ￥15,000
▸1 month ￥45,000
▸ Official Website
▸ Tom (Local Guide / Director of a private English School - Ichi Juku)
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