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Takayama - Hida-Takayama-Tensho YH

83 Tenshoji-cho, Takayama-shi, 506-0832, Japan

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Overall Rating 88%

From 6 Reviews

Hostel rating (6)

Rating category Satisfaction percentage
Staff 93%
Cleanliness 97%
Location 77%
Security 90%
Service 93%
Comfort 77%
Green rating 90%

Our Tenshoji hostel is a temple, and all of the rooms are Japanese style with tatami floors and shoji doors made of paper and wood.

  • Dorm
    From $26.68
  • Private
    From $60.47
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Takayama-shi Hostel

Hostel Takayama-shi

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Hida-Takayama-Tensho YH is centrally located with morning market and banks of Miya River, flowing through the centre of the town, within 10 min walk. The hostel is a part of Tenshoji Buddhist Temple built in the late12th century.

The hostel has a courtyard with a fireplace, vending machines, computer space and a garden. Dorm rooms are held in Japanese style with tatami mats and traditional bedding. Hida-Takayama-Tensho YH welcomes all travellers and makes them feel the culture of Japan in a relaxing environment.

Takayama town is called “little Kyoto” and has a long history and culture reflected in traditional oriental architecture and festivals. Takayama Festival is held in April and October. Other activities for travellers are day trips to a World Heritage of Shirakawa Go, Oku Hida Hot Spring, Mt. Norikura and Kamikochi.

Prices

Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night

Beds

Private - Per room per night

Rooms

Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of are unable to be accommodated under all circumstances.
  • 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.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Limited payment options apply at hostel check-in
  • Payment methods accepted at hostel are cash only in local currency.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout

Facilities

Facilities

Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • Hot tub
  • TV room

Accessibility

  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Computers - Free
  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Conference Facilities
  • Cycle Rental
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Lockers Available - At Reception
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
Opening times

Opening times

Open from 09 Mar to 04 Jan

Reception:
From 07:00 to 09:00
From 15:00 to 23:00
Check-in:
From 15:00 to 22:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. 81-577-32-6345

Fax. 81-577-32-6392

tensyoji@heart.ocn.ne.jp

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Furui-Machinami (500m to 1km)
  • Asaichi (500m to 1km)
  • Shiroyama Park (500m to 1km)

See the full list of attractions

Reviews

Reviews

we stayed only a night here, its a lovely hostel located just behind Tensho-Ji temple in Takayama, rooms were all Japanese concept which was nice, authentically a Japanese feeling if you stay here! Although the rooms get quite hot as there are only table fans provided.

80%

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Huzier,

Sat 21 Jul 2018

la vue est toujours aussi agréable

100%

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Florian,

Tue 05 Jun 2018

C’esr Très calme,spacieux,on a prèsque tout. Mais, c’est assez loin de la gare et on a froid dans la partie commune.

83%

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Tuyet Phuong,

Fri 27 Apr 2018

We stayed between 15/04 and 18/04. We had an excellent experience and we wholeheartedly recommend this hostel. In particular it is very clean and the manager is extremely helpful and friendly. The common areas could use more heating but this is a minor comment.

100%

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Tuyet Phuong,

Thu 26 Apr 2018

Nice location, friendly people. In central rooms no heating so it was very cold. Rental bikes locked up and not available. Heating in rooms was good. The futons were fut-off and very uncomfortable. No breakfast available and nearest restaurant is about 15 minutes walk. Poor dish cleaning facilities. Good Wifi.

67%

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Leni,

Sun 22 Apr 2018

Location

Location
Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Amusement / Theme park (Less than 500m)
  • Cinema (500m - 1km)
  • City Centre (Less than 500m)
  • Cycle trails (5 to 10km)
  • Golf course (3 to 5km)
  • Gym (2 to 3km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (500m - 1km)
  • Local market (Less than 500m)
  • Mountainous Area (More than 10km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (Less than 500m)
  • National / State Park (More than 10km)
  • Nightlife (Less than 500m)
  • Parks / Green Area (Less than 500m)
  • Restaurants (Less than 500m)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (Less than 500m)
  • Ski area (5 to 10km)
  • Swimming pool (500m - 1km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (Less than 500m)
  • UNESCO World Heritage Site (More than 10km)
  • Water park (500m - 1km)
  • Wooded Area (At or next to the hostel)
Getting to us

Getting to us

Alternate Transport
Walk from JR Takayama Station 15 minutes 5 minutes by taxi (about 800 JPY) There are parkings for 7 cars .
Car
Theres parking for 7 cars.
Rail
From JR Takayama station walk for 20 minutes (1km). Or 5 minutes by taxi.

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