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Sounkyo Youth Hostel

Soun-kyo, Kamikawa-machi, Daisetsuzan National Park, 078-1701, Japan

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A youth hostel set amongst Japan's most beautiful and largest National Park!

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Daisetsuzan National Park Hostel

Hostel Daisetsuzan National Park

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

We have been exist since year 1963. Our hostel is nearby mountain, waterfall, onsen, forest, bus terminal and other facilities. We have many books for your reference to any mountain in Sounkyo. The most nearest hostel to Daisetsu mountain., Sounkyo is in Daisetsuzan National Park of the center of Hokkaido. The YH is very convenient to access for trekking.The bus stop and ropeway station are near to the YH.
You can enjoy trekking Mt.Kurodake (1984 m) about 3 hours around trip course and trekking Mt. Akadake(2027m) about 9 hours around course.
Also you can enjoy Sounkyo valley cycling (We have rental cycles).

*Time table of bus:
Asahikawa St.(①2:35pm, ②3:45pm, ③4:35pm, ④6:40pm) → Kamikawa St.(①4:00pm, ②5:10pm, ③6:00pm, ④8:05pm) → Sounkyo(①4:30pm, ②5:40pm,③6:30pm, ④8:35pm)

*If you order dinner, you should arrive at the YH by 6:30pm.


Prices are non-member prices

Sorry, there is no availability for the dates you have chosen or the hostel is closed. Please refer to the hostel information for contact details and opening dates.

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 5 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Children under the age of 15 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories unless accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Additional tax is payable at check-in.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout




  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Cycle Rental
  • Cycle Storage
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 01 Jun to 31 Oct

From 15:00 to 21:00
From 15:00 to 21:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 81-1658-5-3418

Fax. 81-1658-5-3186

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • 大雪山黒岳ロープウェイ (Less than 500 m)
  • 銀河流星の滝 (2 to 3km)
  • 大雪山ミュージアム (Less than 500 m)

See the full list of attractions



I like the vegetarian breakfast and dinner very much.


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Fong Seong,

Tue 18 Oct 2016

Very friendly staff, but sometimes we needed help where there was no one. Nice savoury Food.


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Tue 26 Jul 2016

Restaurance closed too early. Atter 8pm we have to go to other hotel for food. Perhap can stock up cup noodles for sale to guests


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Chee Boon,

Mon 11 Jul 2016

Friendly,Cleanly,Comfortable,And Good( location+Breakfast).


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Sat 01 Nov 2014

Great hostel and excellent food.


Avatar for Linda


Sun 25 Aug 2013


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (Less than 500m)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (At or next to the hostel)
  • Mountainous Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • National / State Park (At or next to the hostel)
  • Parks / Green Area (At or next to the hostel)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Shopping area / Mall (Less than 500m)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • Wooded Area (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Asahikawa Airport.
Take a Dohoku Bus from JR Asahikawa Station or from JR Kamikawa Station to Soun-kyo Bus Center.
Alternate Transport
Nearest Station - Kamikawa on JR Sekihoku Line to bus 35min Parking lot at hostel (6-7 cars)
Parking lot at hostel (6-7 cars)
Take JR Sekihoku Line from Asahikawa Station or Kamikawa Station.

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