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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“kimono shop”(27 reviews)
“maru san”(24 reviews)
“other guests”(33 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Rooftop Bar
Pongyi is the first hostel available in Kanazawa,one of the oldest cities in Japan. It is a house that is a renovated 100-year old kimono shop with 'Kura'(Japanese-style warehouse) along the Kuratsuki canal. It is a 7-minute walk from JR Kanazawa Station and various sightseeing spots...
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Location and contact
2-22 Rokumaimachi, Kanazawa 920-0868, Ishikawa Prefecture
Name/address in local language
17.8 miles to Komatsu Airport
134 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed today via mobile

Excellent service and accomdating family! One of my better stays at a hostel so far. Would stay again. They had nice activuty nights, good location and a beautiful canal running next to the property..

Thank Ole-Jacob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment I stepped into Pongyi the staff were amazing! This is the perfect base for anyone travelling Kanazawa and looking for a real Japanese experience! I can not recommend Pongyi highly enough, the atmosphere is genuine, the location is perfect but most importantly...More

Thank Kendal-san
Reviewed 6 June 2018

I've traveled around Japan but this Guesthouse is the nicest place I have the chance to stay. It's very close from the station and all commodities. The house is lovely, there is little details that make you feel home. And, most of it, all the...More

Thank emiliepillon
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

I’m so lucky that I can stay in Pongyi. I like it here very much. It’s not too far away from the train station, walk in around 15 minuets. The staffs are extremely helpful and lovely, they recommend where should I get the lovely foods...More

Thank Emma L
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We regret not having stayed longer here, this place was one of the loveliest friendly guesthouses we stayed during our Japan trip. The hosts are amazingly friendly and genuinly want to make you feel at home and make the most of your stay in Kanazawa....More

Thank Kim J
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$28 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$28 - US$87 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (213)
Room & Suite (108)
Dining (12)
Amenities (70)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"Upstairs private room is more spacious than many other 'japanese' rooms, and ask for a heater if..."
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"people HERE are nice"
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"Be aware the mixed dorm room has no window, and a curtain instead of a door."
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"Hostel has 1 4-mail dorm room and 1 4-female dorm room."
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