Overview of Hostel
The Shiomi House is a really old style house in Japan.
A female dormitory and a mix dormirtory are separated with 'Fusuma', sliding wood doors without keys. The front door can be locked but there is no key on the 'Engawa', verandah door of each room.
We welcome family with children (i
You can enjoy a ship ride on the way to Shiomi House with any route you choose as the House is located on the remote Sashima island next to the Shimanami-road in the Setouchi inland sea.
How to get Sashima island
a) Onomichi station – ( Local bus bound to Innoshima Habu port approx 40 min.) – Innoshima island Habu port – (Geiyo kisen, ship bound to Imabari approx 20 min.) – Sashima port
b) Fukuyama station – (Express bus Citrus liner approx 1 hour) – Innoshima island Habu port – (Geiyo kisen , ship bound to Imabari approx 20 min.) – Sashima port
If you take Ikina ferry, walk south for 7 minites to Nagasaki sanbashi(pier), Habu port.
c) Mihara port (5 min. walk from Mihara station) – (Habu shosen, Ship bound to Habu approx 40 min.) – Innoshima island Habu port – (Geiyo kisen, ship bound to Imabari approx 20 min.) – Sashima port
d) Imabari port – (Geiyo kisen, ship bound to Habu approx 1 hour) – Sashima port
2 minutes walk to Shiomi House from Sashima port.
Sometimes you must wait more than 2 hours for transit. Please feel free to contact us and we will be happy to suggest a sample route beforehand.
Nearest airport is Hiroshima or Matsuyama..
Conditions & Policy
1.check-in time: Please let us know the time of your arrival. 2.check-out time: Please let us know the time of your arrival. 3.reception hour: Basically before 17:30 if you join 'meals sharing' 4.payment:Cash(JPY) only and credit card 5.cancellation policy: Reservations cancelled less than four days prior to the date of arrival will incur the following charges: ?(1)1-3 day in advance 50% of accommodation charge ?(2)Same day or No show 100% of accommodation charge 6.No Age restrciton: We welcome family with children (including babies) as our guest and as such please note that your stay may coincide with that of an infant. ?Your understanding is much appreciated. 7.No smoking