Located only a 3-minute walk from JR Takayama Station, K's House Takayama features affordable accommodations, a free-use kitchen and a lounge with free WiFi, as well as free tea and coffee. It offers laundry facilities and bicycle rentals. Takayama K's House offers basic private rooms and bunk beds in shared rooms. All rooms are fitted with air conditioning and heating, and private rooms come with an private bathroom. At the shared kitchen, guests can use a stove, a microwave and rice cookers. They can relax on a sofa at the lounge, which offers a small library, free tea and coffee. K's House Takayama is a 7-minute walk from the morning market, and a 10-minute walk from the Old Town and Takayama Jinya. Shirakawa-go is a 60-minute bus ride from the property, while Gero Hot Spring can be reached via a 70-minute train ride.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Takayama, this property has an excellent location score of 9.4!


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Guest reviews


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  • Malinda
    They were super friendly and offered a shoe dryer when I walked in because it was raining. They also brought me an extra blanket when I was cold. They also upgraded me from a single bed to a double which was an amazing surprise.
  • Maillot
    The staff was adorable and the facilities perfect. The bed is big and comfortable. Everything to a very affordable price. Good location.
  • Mcquinny
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    My fave hostel of the trip so far! Comfy squidgy mattresses in the dormitory pods, everywhere is clean, nice social spaces for sitting eating and a great kitchen with everything you could need to make meals. Friendly staff who are always happy to...

Area info

Amenities of K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel]
Great facilities! Review score, 8.5

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Shared kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Kitchenette
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Lockers
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel] takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UC Cash is not accepted K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel] accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Please indicate your check-in time at the time of booking. The front desk will close at 18:00. If the property is not informed of your check-in time, and you arrive later than 18:00, you may not be able to enter the property. Your booking may be treated as a no show.

Please note, guests 18 years of age and under must be accompanied by a parent or a legal guardian to stay at this property.

Children cannot be accommodated in dormitory rooms.

One child 6 years and under can stay free of charge when using an existing bed.

Please note that different policies and additional supplements may apply under the following circumstances. Please note that guests may not be accommodated if there is no availability. Please contact the property directly for more details.

- When booking 3 rooms or more

- When booking for 8 people or more

Please inform K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel] of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

FAQs about K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel]

  • The prices at K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel] may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel] is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel] offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Bicycle rental

  • K's House Takayama [1st K's Hostel] is 1,000 feet from the center of Takayama. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.