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Shiretoko Iwaobetsu Youth Hostel

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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible8%
19 Aug 2017
“It delivers what you expect...”
23 Jul 2015
“great location, but dirty and dingy”
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Pros -Dinner is quite nice, specially the "special dinner", for 1000 Yen more than normal. - Location is really good and busstop near by - Hosts make sure you connect to other fellow travellers Cons -Dated, very much

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Reviewed 23 July 2015

I was really looking forward to staying at this hostel - based on its location - and booked three nights. When I arrived I was in for a shock - this place might have been in good condition and welcoming 20 or 30 years ago,...More

2  Thank norman c
Reviewed 30 June 2013

This hostel is located in small village called Iwaobetsu. It far from normal, city life so you can admire close contact with real nature. From here you can a lot of option for hiking, staff can help you to plan your route. You can also...More

1  Thank Unforgiven11
Reviewed 16 January 2011

If u want a budget trip its not exactly cheap compared to the nicer hotels around the area which is only an extra 1000 to 1500 yen more per night. For two person during a night stay,we paid 15700 yen excluding rental of towels costing...More

5  Thank sgreality
Reviewed 28 October 2008

If you are looking for cleanliness and luxuary, I don't recommend this hostel. But if you are looking for a place to relax, meet people and feel the nature close to you, this is the place! There's nothing here to interrupt you from reconnecting yourself...More

2  Thank aya0314
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US$ 36 - US$ 91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Japan > Hokkaido > Shari-gun > Shari-cho
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Shiretoko Iwaobetsu Youth Hostel Shari-Gun/Shari-Cho, Japan
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