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Yakushima Guesthouse Manmaru

540-19 Anbo, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4311, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

They served meals and that was about it; everything else was pretty much self-serve. The room was basic, just big enough to fit 2 people, definitely too small for 3 guests, and there was nothing besides a toilet and a sink, not even hot water. There was no service, basically laying our bedding over tatami and keeping the room clean... More 

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manmarudebuko, マネージャー at Yakushima Guesthouse Manmaru, responded to this review

Thank you very much in last time your staying at Manaru. We will try to make more comfortable guesthouse for guest as we best. We hope you can feel more better in next your staying. Yes, Yakushima has a lot of rain, specially now. But in that season's landscape in forest is Great!! See you next time Best regards Manmaru More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our 3-night stay here at Manmaru. The guest house is running by a family of four.The room is not big but clean. The mini Kaiseki style dinner and breakfast are excellent. It is only 150 steps away from beach. My wife and I walked to beach every morning before breakfast to enjoy the sunrise and quietness of the... More 

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manmarudebuko, マネージャー at Yakushima Guesthouse Manmaru, responded to this review

Thank you for your staying and review. You looks spend a nice time at Yakushima and here. And also thanks your opinion for place of kettle and laundry....we will think about it to make better that points. And we will try to be a good english speaker^^. Please come back to here when you want. We are very looking forward... More 

Lewes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Manmaru is a charming guest house, with pretty garden (with hammock) and sea views. Staff were very friendly and helpful and spoke quite good English. The rooms were adequate and towels, soaps, etc were provided. The bath house was lovely. There is an area attached to the main building with kettle, showers, laundry,etc although we didn't find it straight away.... More 

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manmarudebuko, マネージャー at Yakushima Guesthouse Manmaru, responded to this review

Thank you for last staying at Manmaru.We have glad to hear your review.Please come back to here anytime.Warmly welcome.We are looking foward to meet you and your family again.See you then and Best wishes. More 

Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

Hi, thanks for having us in your guesthouse! Really love the view there! A pity we didn't get to walk the 180 steps to the seaside to see the sea. The service was awesome, the owners did whatever they could to help us in anyway and that included calling the rental car for us, checking the bus schedules and even... More 

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manmarudebuko, マネージャー at Yakushima Guesthouse Manmaru, responded to this review

Thank you so much your review.We are so happy.We are looking foward to meet you again. And also I will do my best about my photography.See you again and Happy new year!! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2010

Lovely location. Simple rooms nice to listen to the sound of the waves as you sleep. Almost like camping cabins in the layout and facilities but spacious enough. Maybe a little expensive for what you get eg no towels etc. Very friendly and helpful with arrangements including arranging the hire car via email with us which was difficult for us... More 

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