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292-9 Funayuki, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho, Kagoshima Prefecture 891-4312, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013
walshatron Perth, Australia
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Perth, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

We stayed for a a few nights - and loved it so much we stayed longer! Run by a very nice family who looked after us and helped us out with our trip. We had a great time and the views from the cottages are beautiful. Highly recommend it to ANYONE.

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Mr./Ms. walshatron, Thank you very much for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor regarding your recent visit at our Cottage:-) I appreciate your comments about our cottage and my family!!! It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Wwe look forward to welcoming you back again in the near futureure! Thank you again for your... More

Leeds, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

Me and my friend only stayed one night because of a lack of availability for our second night, but in that time we were treated fantastically by our host (host feels more appropriate the owner). We were provided with excellent information on the island and hiking routes and getting to them. a 30-40 minute chat and we had everything sorted.... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Anton124, Thank you very much for this wonderful review after your recent stay in Cottage Morinokokage:-) We are glad to receive your comments and highly appreciate your recommendation of our property to other travelers. Also, we are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you felt comfortable! We look forward to having you back with... More

alberta canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

We stayed at Cottage Morinokokage in May of 2013 and it was an amazing experience. The owner spoke great English and was really helpful with the arranging the car rental and informing us about the island. The cottage was extremely clean and had a great set up. I recommended the cottage to other travelers throughout our trip. Would highly recommend... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Isaidhey, I would like to thank you very much for choosing to stay with us at Morinokokage and for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor:-) It was a delight to read how much you enjoyed your recent stay with us. . We are committed to providing a clean/well maintained facility. Thank you again for your comments and... More

Singapore, null, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

We loved the Morinokokage cottages. The owner was great, very friendly and helpfull and speaks perfect english. The cottages are clean and have everything you need. Having a car here is pretty essential but the island is wonderful. cheers

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Ms.Nina P, What a pleasure to read your review of your recent stay with us. Thank you for sharing this review and for all the kind words! It’s nice to read that you like Yakushima and Cottage Morinokokage so much. It was a pleasure having you as our guest, and we look forward to welcome you back in the... More

Sydney, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

We stayed at Morinokokage in May 2013 near the start of our trip to Japan. The very friendly owner speaks excellent English and assisted us in organising both the Jetfoil tickets in getting to Yakushima along with the rental car to travel around the island. He recommended an excellent spot to try flying fish (a Yakushima specialty) for dinner which... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Adam M, Thank you very much for your kind and enthusiastic words in your review! It was a delight to read you enjoyed your stay so much! I will share your comments with my entire staff! Thank you for choosing our cottage and for recommending it to others! It has been a pleasure welcoming you to our hotel, and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

Staying at Cottage Morinokokage was one of the highlights of our trip to Yakushima. The owners were very friendly, and very knowledgable of what to do and how to get around Yakushima. Our cottage was spacious and clean, and a great place to relax after a day of hiking. From our porch, we had a beautiful view of the mountains.... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Chloerew, Thank you so much for your wonderful review and for taking the time to write a review from your stay on TripAdvisor:-) I'm very pleased that you enjoyed the beautiful view of the mountains from your room! Also, It was a pleasure to read some wonderful comments about my place! Regarding the early trip to "Jomonsugi" trekking,... More

Tokyo, Japan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2013

Comfortable and clean log cabin as a base to tour the island. Great location with impressive view of the mountains, only 5 minute walk to sea and easy access to the major hiking trails. Equally a cool place to hang out and relax and a nice surprise to use the in room or balcony hammock! The owner Nakushima-San speaks great... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Kevin and Ms.T, I would like to thank you for choosing to stay with us, and for taking the time to write a review from your stay on TripAdvisor. Also, thank for extending your stay here! I appreciate your wonderful comments and for sharing your experience. All of us at the Cottage Morinokokage are committed to providing our guests... More

Perth, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

Our stay at Morinokokage was a happy, relaxing and memorable one. The Owner Nakushima is just a wonderful man, assisting us in organising a rental car (which is the best thing we did) and also booked our jetfoil ticket to Kagoshima. We met his wife and two year daughter who is very cute and friendly. I would highly recommend anyone... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Ms. VioletT778, I would like to thank you very much for choosing to stay at Cottage Morinokokage. I also appreciate you taking the time to write such review with great comments and for sharing your experience:-) From beginning to end it was an absolute pleasure to read your review. I am so very happy that you enjoyed staying with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2013 via mobile

Our stay was without a doubt what made yakushima a memorable experience. prior to our arrival the owner Nakushima assisted us by booking our jetfoil tickets to the island and arranged car rental. the cottage is conveniently located next to Anbo and easily accessible by car. Owner speaks great English and goes above and beyond to ensure our stay was... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Joey_i1983, Thank you for your great feedback. We are so happy to hear that you had an enjoyable stay with us. Especially, you felt like Cottage Morinokokage as a "home away from home"! We are pleased that you were happy with our service! And we appreciate your comments regarding the rooms and how comfortable everything was! I very much... More

Kagoshima, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

We stayed on Yakushima for 3 days, 2 nights at Cottage Morinokokage in the C type room. The rooms are a decent size, clean, new and cute. The owner is friendly with great English and really helpful. He organised a BBQ for us and brought us breakfast in the morning so we could sit out on our balcony and enjoy... More

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コテージ 森のこかげ, オーナー at Cottage Morinokokage, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Rebeka_J and Mr. R, I would like to thank you for choosing to stay at Cottage Morinokokage, and also for taking the time to write a review on Tripadvisor. It is always a delight to know that our guests have enjoyed a relaxing time, and I do hope that Morinokokage felt like a home away from home for... More

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Additional Information about Cottage Morinokokage

Also Known As:
Cottage Morinokokage Yakushima, Japan
Address: 292-9 Funayuki, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho, Kagoshima Prefecture 891-4312, Japan
Location: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Kagoshima Prefecture > Yakushima > Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho
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Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 99 Specialty lodging in Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho
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