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                             !!!!!!!Big news!!!!!!!!

We are going to reopen in early March 2015!!!

We have newly established a cafe & bar space in the ground floor.
You can drink and talk with the guests and Japanese local people!!

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Our hostel will be closed from the 12th January till early March 2015
for the renovation work.
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We are looking forward to seeing you here in new Backpackers Miyajima!!!

Come here and drink with us!!!


The price for 1 person/night in 2015.

*Our hostel is closed from 12 January to 12 March for a renovation work.

JAN.   1-4:   2500 JPY
          5-11:  2300 JPY

MAR  13-31: 2500 JPY

APR.  1-28:  2500 JPY
         29,30  2800 JPY

MAY  1-6:   2800 JPY
          7-31: 2500 JPY

JUN.  1-30:  2500 JPY

JUL.  1-17:  2500 JPY
        18,19: 2800 JPY
        20-31  2500 JPY

AUG. 1-4:   2500 JPY
        5-15:  2800 JPY
       16-31: 2500 JPY

SEP. 1-18:  2500 JPY
         19-23: 2800 JPY
         24-31: 2500 JPY

OCT.  1-9:   2500 JPY
        10,11: 2800 JPY
        12-31: 2500 JPY

NOV. 1-20: 2500 JPY
       21,22: 2800 JPY
       23-30: 2500 JPY

DEC.  1-30: 2500 JPY
            31: 2800 JPY


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(This is a image photo of autumn color)

Hi! This is Kana!

The maple-leaves going to turn red in Miyajima Island little by little.

The best season is from around middle of November to end of November.

There are a lot of maple trees in "Momijidani-park".
I really wanna recommend trekking from that park to Mt, Misen.
You will see a beautiful nature and Setonai Ocean view there.

We are looking forward to seeing you here in Miyajima!

 

The ferry pier at Miyajimaguchi was renewed in the process of renovation of Miyajimaguchi harbor area.

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The ticket counter is remained as it was but a new floating pier is added.
During the construction, Miyajimaguchi is changed day by day.

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Hiroshima is a famous as a  good place for oyster firming and the best season of oyster is coming now.

There is a lot of oyster restaurants called "Kaki-Goya" in Hiroshima.
Most of them offer fresh and high-quality oysters at a low price because they are managed by fisherman and oyster farmers.

At Kaki-Goya, the customers purchase oysters or other sea foods and then grill them by themselves with BBQ prepared in advance.

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The manholes in Hiroshima depict Oysters on the surface.


Due to renovations taking place in the Miyajimaguchi ferry pier,
the Miyajima ferry landing will be relocated in late October.

The detales can be found in the following link.



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Free accommodation staffs have to do some work here, but can stay at our place for free!

If you are interested, please contact us.

The period of the time to stay here must be over 2 weeks.

Let's have fun together!

 

Please contact us by email.

Rep: Hisa

E-mail: info@backpackers-miyajima.com


We will close on 25th September due to the building maintenance.
We are going to restart our usual business from 26th September.
Thank you.
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We Want You!

We will offer free accommodation to volunteers 
to help the disaster restoration work at Asaminami area!

On 20th August, a landslide was happened by heavy rain at Asa area, 
the northern Hiroshima, and it carried away the entire town.
At this moment, a lot of houses are still buried and 
some people have not returned home but there is no knowing 
when the town will return to the way it was before.
They stand in need of help to remove the sand or stones from the town,

Then, we will offer free accommodation to those 
who participate in volunteer work.

The followings are the details about that.

1. Please ask Hiroshima Volunteer Center or
 some NPOs and make sure the activities and the date 
 when the volunteers can be accepted.
2. When you find your volunteer position, 
 please make the reservation with the application form in our website. 
Please write "Asa volunteer" in the comments field.
3. When you arrive at the reception of the Volunteer Center, 
you have to sign in some forms. When you fill out the form, 
please take a photo of them. They are to certify that you participated in the volunteer work.
4. Please show us the photo of the form when you check-in our hostel.

The conditions apply to free accommodation:
- The staying for the night of the day you work as a volunteer is free. 
It is NOT the night BEFORE the day of the work.
- A reservation beforehand is required.
- We do not provide or arrange volunteer activities. 
Please check the volunteer organizations to find them in advance.
- It is until 25th December 2014.
- It is up to 5 days.
- Except for holidays and a day before holidays

List of volunteer organizations
- Hiroshima City Disaster Volunteer Center
http://hiroshimavc.jp/
- Megumi JAPAN
http://maketheheaven.com/megumijapan/?page_id=10860
- Volunteer INFO
http://volunteerinfo.jp/about_us

Things you should bring
- Clothes protect your skin from rubble and fallen trees
- Spare clothes
- Helmet
- Safety boots
- Dust mask
- Work gloves
- Your food and drink
- Insurance policy

Hello, it is Mio.

We are very glad to meet a lot of guests at our hostel in this summer.
Thank you very much everyone!

Our next task is RENOVATION! 

First, the entrance floor has improved by putting new floor sheet.
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Don't you think the atmosphere of the room changed a lot?



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Skype : backpackersmiyajima
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1-8-11 Miyajimaguchi,Hatsukaichi-shi,Hiroshima
BACKPACKERS MIYAJIMA
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