Guesthouse Yakushima – Mugio

Guesthouse Yakushima opened in January 2014.  It offers a brand new, purpose built hostel-type accommodation.  The Guesthouse Yakushima aim is to create a reasonably priced high quality guesthouse.  The friendly English-speaking owner is very happy to welcome international visitors.  They have custom-made bunk beds  that are extra long and high – so no bumping heads or feet.  The hostel also has helpful English signs and a selection of English information available.

Guesthouse Yakushima is located in the Mugio village in the south east of Yakushima and is close to the Botanical Park.  The southern climate means that it is relatively cool in the summer and very mild in the winter.  It is situated close to the beautiful Taino River and has stunning views of Mount Mocchumu.  The guesthouse has spacious parking and is only a 4 minute walk from the Tainokawa bus stop.

Check In: 16:00

Check Out: 10:00

The reception is staffed between 08:00 – 10:00 & 16:00 – 21:00

Yakushima Guesthouse Rates

Dormitory Room (male room & female room are separate): 3,000 yen per person.

Family Room (up to 4 people): 3,000 yen per person.

Twin Room (up to 2 people): 3,600 yen per person.

Japanese Style Room (up to 3 people): 3,600 yen per person.

Rates do not include 10% tax

Payment is cash-only


  • Guests can use the kitchen, refridgerator, microwave, toaster, electric kettle, rice cooker, IH cooker, in the shared living space.  There is a TV and computer available for guests to use.
  • Free LAN system (wired and wireless) available in all rooms.
  • Washing machine and dryer (300 yen)
  • Free car parking
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Mugio 922, Yakushima

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  • Cancellation Fees –  50%: 1 day before check-in  /  100%: on the day of check-in

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