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Yakushima cottage Mori no fairy

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165-5 Mugio, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4402, Kagoshima Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sandnes, Norway
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my girlfriend stayed here during our visit to the island. The cottage where really new and clean. And the greetings and hospitality shown by the owners were heartwarming! Every evning and morning they served us coffe and local desserts. The cottages has a great view from the nice balcony and a addic if you bring kids. The location... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Excellent and we enjoyed very well, the environment is clear and delicate with owners' love. Also we hope to visit again in different seasons. If you should wake up earlier for mountain climbing, the owner can help you prepare the launch box, quite sweet!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

This beautifully tranquil property, a short car or bus ride from the town of Anbo, comprises cosy cedar bungalows with sea views; an ideal base for exploring Yakushima. The accommodation is spacious and well-appointed–easily big enough for two or more people–and includes free wi-fi, a small kitchen area and a relaxing veranda. The attentive owners, Hiro and Kazu, provided wonderful,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Spacious clean cabin. The bathroom as usual for Japan small. The very friendly owners don't speak any languages other than Japanese but are used to dealing with foreigners. There's a small kitchen in the cabin, wifi and you can use a washing machine and dryer. There's only 1 restaurant in walking distance (Western food, expensive but good, reservations required) and... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We were 6 people traveling together. (4 Females and 2 Males, rent-a-car plan, 2 rooms for 2 nights) The owners are very friendly, patient and thoughtful. They gave a detailed introduction(dining info/scenic spots) to the neigbourhood and Yakushima, helped us reserve the morning/lunch bento for Jomon Sugi Trip on the next day, and even rearranged the room layout (4 females+2... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

The owners of this seaside cottage are absolutely two of the nicest and most hospitable people I have EVER met anywhere in the world. They went so far out of their way to make sure that my April 2014 visit to Yakushima was the best that it could possibly be. I took the bus to their cottage from the port... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The seaside cottage is just half minute walk next to the bus station, though the island is a lot more accessible if you rent a car. The cottage is 2 mins bus ride from Toroki waterfall, 10 mins bus ride from JR hotel Hotspring, 15 ride from Yadomari Onsen. To go to the shiratani-unsuikyo and yakusugi land, you will have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We went to Yakushima with almost no Japanese skills but had no problems as the owners were lovely and patient with us. The cottage was well prepared and the fresh flowers every day was a lovely touch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

La pareja que regenta las casitas son increibles, atentos, educados y muy serviciales. Nos recibieron con un coctel y un zumo y se sentaron con nosotros para darnos informacion de la isla. Al llegar de las excursiones la mujer nos traia un zumo y algo de picar. Agradable entorno. Relax absoluto. Casa limpia. La decoran con flores de su jardin... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Everything previous reviewers said about this cottage is true. The cottage is beautiful. From the deck you can enjoy the ocean view. The owners are the nicest people, friendly and helpful. They were always ready and willing to help us with any questions we had. Great resources provided with all the information you would need to make the most of... More 

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