About us

Located just 3 minutes walk away from Kanazawa station , Good Neighbors Hostel offers homey and cosy space for all the budget travelers.

Open the door , and get the top notch hostel experience.

Why Good Neighbors?

Here are 3 things that make us special.

1, Great Location right nearby JR Kanazawa station and Kanazawa bus terminal (Only 3 minutes walk).
2, Free bike rental for our guests – You can enjoy exploring the city by our bike (Most of major tourist attractions are within cycling distance.)
3, Free Umeshu (Plum wine) is available after 9PM in the common space every single night which brings people together.

Hang on a second , never miss the basics!
Here are 7 reasons why you should stay at Good Neighbors Hostel.

* Comfy bunk beds with a thick bed mattress (Not Japanese futon that makes your back pain), a reading light and power sockets.
* Free laundry – Using washing machine is always free of charge. No wash No travel.
* Luggage storage before check in and after check out. (8AM-9PM)
* Credit cards are acceptable.
* English speaking staffs are willing to help you to make the best of your stay in Kanazawa.
* Free wifi is available at all floors.
* We have a nice balcony on the 3rd floor.

Important notice.

* No elevator in the hostel and some private rooms are located on the 3rd and 4th floor.
* There are only 2 showers in the hostel that make you wait for a while sometimes.
* We are a rather small hostel so there are not huge space both in common space and rooms.
* There is no large security locker for your backpack, but we provide a smaller locker to protect your valuables instead

The place is run by a former backpacker so that we are really keen to make your stay here great!
So what are you looking for? Come and Enjoy at Good Neighbors Hostel.


  • Check-in & Check out, curfew.

    Check in time is between 3pm and 9pm.
    Check out time is before 11am.
    We have no curfew.

  • Payment

    Make a payment in cash or by credit card when checking in.

  • Others

    • Smoking is not allowed in the hostel.
    • The lights-out time is 11pm.
    • We have no parkings.
    • Hair dryer is available for free of charge.
    • Washing machine is available for 100 JPY.

Rooms and rates

Mixed dormitory

2,800JPY〜 / night
8 beds

Security locker is available.
Reading light and electric plug are available at each bed.

Female dormitory

2,800JPY〜 / night
6 beds

Security locker is available.
Reading light, electric plug and mirror are available at each bed.

Japanese tatami room

6,000JPY〜 / night
For 2 persons

Family room (A double bed with an extra bed)

8,000 JPY〜 / night
This is a family room with a double bed and a single sofa bed.
※An Extra Japanese futon (Japanese bedding mattress) can be placed if you are a group of 4.

Loft room (A double bed with a loft bed)

7,000 JPY〜 / night
For 3 persons
A double bed with a loft bed

Budget Room

4,000 JPY〜 / night
For 2 persons

-The room is just next to the common space so that it might be noisy at any time. This is why the rate is very cheap.
-We will get in the room and pick bed linens in the closet during cleaning time(11AM-3PM).


    Shared space and kitchen(First floor)
    All showers and bathrooms are shared.
    Balcony (3rd floor)
  • FREE
    Linen Included / City Maps / Free WiFi / Bike / Washing machine
    Breakfast Not Included / Air Conditioning / Hot Showers / Fridge / Utensils / Reading Light / Two-in-one shampoo / Body soap / Hair Dryers / Iron / Ironing Board / Microwave / Washing Machine(100yen)
    Towels for hire(100yen) / Tooth brush(50yen) / Luggage Storage(8AM-9PM) Reception (8AM-9PM)
    Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
    Board Games