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1 room, 2 adults

Hostel Kawateya

1-star1 star
2-2-26 Tokaichimachi, Hiroshima, Hiroshima, 730-0805, Japan

Hostel with restaurant, near Hiroshima Green Arena
  • Free WiFi
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  • Friendly staff, comfy room.Jan 3, 2020
  • Brand new building, really well designed. Run by a husband and wife team who are very…Apr 25, 2019

Hostel Kawateya

from ZAR 722
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (Upper Bed)
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm (Lower Bed)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (Upper Bed)
  • Shared Dormitory, Women only (Lower Bed)
  • Semi-Private Room
  • Private Room
  • Women Only Private Room
  • Single Room, Japanese Futon

What’s around Hostel Kawateya


  • In Naka Ward
  • Hiroshima Green Arena - 9 min walk
  • Atomic Bomb Dome - 11 min walk
  • Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park - 17 min walk
  • Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum - 18 min walk
  • Hiroshima Castle - 20 min walk
  • Bell of Peace - 11 min walk
  • Hiroshima Museum of Art - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) - 38 min drive
  • Iwakuni Airport (IWK) - 37 min drive
  • Hiroshima Yokogawa Station - 15 min walk
  • Nishi-Hiroshima Station - 28 min walk
  • Hiroshima Mitaki Station - 28 min walk
  • Tera-machi Station - 1 min walk
  • Tokaichi-machi Station - 4 min walk
  • Betsuin-mae Station - 6 min walk

At a glance

Key facts


  • 85 rooms


  • Check-in time 3 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 9 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Slippers
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • In-room safe

Hostel Kawateya’s small print

Also known as

  • Hostel Kawateya Hiroshima
  • Kawateya Hiroshima
  • Kawateya
  • Hostel Kawateya Hiroshima
  • Hostel Kawateya Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Hostel Kawateya Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Hiroshima


This property’s hot water fee for showers is JPY 150 per 15 minutes.
Guests traveling with a service animal must contact the property prior to arrival.

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hostel Kawateya

  • Does Hostel Kawateya offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Hostel Kawateya does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Hostel Kawateya?
    Sorry, there's no parking at Hostel Kawateya.
  • Are pets allowed at Hostel Kawateya?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hostel Kawateya?
    You can check in from 3 PM to 9 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Hostel Kawateya?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include MOS BURGER (6-min walk), Kurobutaya (8-min walk), and Caffe Ponte (14-min walk).
  • What is there to do near Hostel Kawateya?
    Recommended spots to visit include Hiroshima Green Arena (9-min walk) and Bell of Peace (11-min walk), along with Atomic Bomb Dome (11-min walk) and Hiroshima Museum of Art (15-min walk).

Recent reviews

Superb 9,0 From 33 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
The hostel was easy to find and very clean. The amenities were great, and you can’t beat the price!
William, us1 night trip

Hostel Kawateya

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