Guesthouse | Minami Okorogawa 2254, Nikko, Japan 321-1353
24 out of 25 customers would recommend this property
Recent review (29/10/2013)
"Very friendly atmosphere. Nice lounge/dining area which was great for relaxing and meeting other guests. Room was clean and comfortable. Breakfast great. The owner, Scout, was very friendly and the pick up from the…"Read all Zen Hostel reviews
- Car Parking
- No curfew
- Secure lockers
- Lounge area
- Internet / Wi-Fi
- 24 hour reception
- Safety deposit
- 24 hour hot showers
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Bicycle hire
- BBQ area
- Common area / room
- Outside area
- Luggage Room
Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.
Earliest check-in: 16:00
Latest Check-out: 12:00
Group of 15 or more traveling to Nikko?Contact us directly
All rooms are Japanese Tatami style with futons, except the 8 person mixed room has beds.
Included is breakfast and shuttle service.
Free wifi internet everywhere including the beach on the river, the open air lounge, common room, private rooms and annex rooms. There are also 2 iMacs in the common room. Read more
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About Zen Hostel
We have a free shuttle to help you get here.
Free wifi internet everywhere (optic fiber connection) including the beach, the open air lounge, common room, private rooms and annex rooms. There are also 2 iMacs in the common room.
Included is a full western breakfast served until 10:30.
You can hire bikes for 500 yen for the length of your stay.
Short hikes are nearby. There are no souvenir shops and no city lights. Only stars, trees and mountains. There is no curfew, so you can enjoy the stars at night.
Nikko Japan has many hiking trails.
All rooms are Japanese tatami style (private rooms have locks on doors) with futon, except the 8 person mixed room has beds.
Checking-in : Free shuttle from 4pm to 11:30pm from; Fubasami station on the JR Nikko line or Shimogoshiro Station (no phone at this station so call before you get on the train.
Call before you board the train so that we can meet you at the pickup station. We can’t pick up at JR or Tobu Nikko.
Every morning, sometimes twice, our free shuttle takes guests to UNESCO World Heritage (Toshogu Shrine, Futarasan Shrine, Rinnoji Temple, Shinkyo Bridge) or to JR Nikko and Tobu Nikko for guests to catch the bus to Chuzenji / Senjogahara / Yumoto Onsen.
Take the airport bus to/from the area?
Consider the All-Nikko Pass from Asakusa, the Nikko Free Pass, rent-a-car or even get to-and-from the area with Narita / Haneda Airports direct buses.
Snorers must sleep in the private annex riverside rooms and are absolutely not allowed in the mixed room in the main building unless your in a group that reserved the whole room.
Children (pre-teens) half price, infants no charge.
Price includes a full western breakfast and the shuttle service described above.
check-in anytime from 4:00 pm to 11:30 pm / check-out before 12 noon/ payment in yen (credit card machine used only for no-shows)
staying after check-out for biking, swimming or hiking is half the price of a night's stay.
Private Room for 2 People, 4,400 yen per person per night
Private Room for 3 people, 4,000 yen per person per night
Private Room for 4 people, 4,000 yen per person per night
Private Room Annex Riverside for 2 is 5,000 yen per person per night
4,000 yen per person per night in a 8 person Japanese style tatami room with shoji doors in beds.
All rooms include breakfast & roundtrip transportation to and from Fubasami on the JR Nikko Line or Shimogoshiro Station (closer, but no phone) or Myojin Station (further from hostel, but there is a phone) e and morning shuttle to UNESCO World Heritage (Toshogu Shrine, Futarasan Shrine, Rinnoji Temple and Shinkyo Bridge).
Bikes for hire for 500 yen for the length of your stay.
We are located in a wonderful remote area in Nikko on the fringe of Nikko National Park on KuroKawa. There are no souvenir shops and no city lights. Only stars, trees and mountains. You can swim in the river at the hostel and short hikes are nearby.
Although, we are not walking distance to any train station or world heritage Nikko, we have a free roundtrip shuttle to Fubasami station on the JR Nikko line and Shimogoshiro Station (closer, but no phone) a Free morning shuttle to the UNESCO World Heritage (Toshogu Shrine / Futarasan Shrine, Rinnoji Temple & Shinkyo Bridge).
After visiting the UNESCO World Heritage (Toshogu Shrine, Futarasan Shrine, Rinnoji Temple and Shinkyo Bridge) or Oku-Nikko (Senjogahara, Yuno Lake, Yunoko, Yumoto, Mt. Nantai, Kegon Falls, Mt. Hangetsu, Yudaki Falls) and when you want to come or return to the hostel, take the train to Fubasami on the JR Nikko Line or Shimogoshiro on the Tobu Nikko Line. Call us before you board the train.
Closest Train Stations…
Fubasami Station on the JR Nikko Line, we are 15 minutes via our free shuttle.
Shimogoshiro Station (no phone at this station so call before you get on the train.)
Check the English train schedule, http://www.hyperdia.com
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Tobu World Square