FAQ

What are Share House and Guest House?

Share house and guest house are the residence with unique features as explained below.
(Please note that some houses do not have these features)
In the past, most of the guests were foreigners so it was called “Gaijin House”.

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Features of Share House and Guest House

  • You can stay from 1 day, 1 week and 1 month
  • Equipped with furniture and electronic appliances
  • No guarantor needed. Easy to move in
  • No need for gratuity fee or commission. Deposit of around 10,000JPY needed.
    (Deposit is refuned when leaving, unless you violate our terms and conditions)
  • Shared toilet, shower and kitchen
  • Common use space for the guests
  • You can enjoy the mingle with guests from all around the world
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Community Life

If you find a share house or guest house you like, friends you get along with, you will have great days you stay at the place.

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Share House and Guest House, The New Style of Residence

Different from aprtments, hotel or Japanese style inn. Share house and guest house are the new style of residence.
You will be hooked once you get to know share house and guest house. You may find the place of your dreams!
Please give it a try.

Common Questions from our Guests

Common Questions from our guests on the share houses and guest houses.

From when can I reserve a room?
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2 weeks before 1 month before 2 weeks before 1 month before 1 month before

Please note that when you inquire for the reservation, we may not have any rooms available.
If you pay per week or month, we ask you to pay deposit (10,000JPY per person, refuned when leaving, unless you violate our terms and conditions) by cash, bank transfer, or PayPal (free commission) in advance.
We do not accept credit cards.
Please note that it takes a commission on the bank transfer.
If you cancel the reservation, we will not refund the deposit.

Up to how many people can stay in a room?
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2 guests 3 guests Private room : 2 guests
Dormitory : 4 guests per room
2 guests 2 guests
Do I need a guarantor and gratuity fee?
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No No No No No
What time can I move in / move out?
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Check out is due 11am
When do I need to pay the rent every month?
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Check in day of the month Check in day of the month Check in day of the month Check in day of the month Check in day of the month

For example, if you check in on the 23rd, every 23rd of the month is the due date.

How much on average does the utility fees cost per month?
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Summer/Winter : 3~5,000JPY
Spring/Autumn : 2~4,000JPY
Included in the rent Summer/Winter : 3~7,000JPY
Spring/Autumn : 2~4,000JPY
*Utility Fees free for a dormitory.
Included in the rent Summer/Winter : 3~5,000JPY
Spring/Autumn : 2~4,000JPY
Is there a manager in residence?
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Yes Yes Yes No No

Sometimes the manager may be away.

What do I need when I move in?
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Consumables and ID Consumables and ID Consumables and ID Consumables and ID Consumables and ID
Is there a breakfast service?
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No No No No No
Is there a curfew?
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No No No No No

However, please be considerate in early morning and at night time.

How many floors and rooms?
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3 story building with 30 rooms 6 story building with 42 rooms 7 story building with 12 rooms 8 story building with 24 rooms 4 story building with 16 rooms
What expenses other than rent?
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Deposit 10,000JPY per person (refuned when leaving, unless you violate our terms and conditions). 10,000JPY per person (refuned when leaving, unless you violate our terms and conditions). 10,000JPY per person (refuned when leaving, unless you violate our terms and conditions). 10,000JPY per person (refuned when leaving, unless you violate our terms and conditions). 10,000JPY per person (refuned when leaving, unless you violate our terms and conditions).
Common Service Expenses and Management Expenses 12,000JPY/m 10,000JPY/m Free 10,000JPY/m Free
Utility Fees Separete Fee Free Private room : Separate Fee
Dormitory : Free
Included in the rent Separete Fee
Water Bill Free Free Free Free Free
Laundromat 200JPY 200, 300JPY 200, 300JPY Included in the rent  
Drying Machine 100JPY per 30 minutes 100JPY per 10 minutes 100JPY per 20 minutes    
Internet (bring your own device) Free
(all rooms have LAN cable. Wi-Fi available within the building)
Free
(all rooms have LAN cable. Wi-Fi available within the building)
Free
(Wi-Fi available within the building)
Free
(Wi-Fi available within the building)
Free
(all rooms have LAN cable. Wi-Fi available within the building)