Posted: 23 Oct 2012
Our first new signup this week comes from Dali in China and is called Sky&Sea Lodge Lakeside (pictured here). This amazing hostel in located in a stunning area right by a huge lake in an ancient Bai minority town called Shuanglang. There are plenty of activities to keep you occupied from kayaking and fishing, to yoga and gardening. There’s also a pool and restaurant on site for guests to avail of.
Guest House KURA is one of two new signups in Japan this week. This great hostel is a real traditional Japanese house that was built over 100 years ago, but has been recently renovated. All rooms here are Japanese Tatami style rooms that are very comfortable and cosy and let you experience a real Japanese stay.
Our second new signup in Japan is in Hida Takayama - Ryokan Takayama. This great hostel is a cosy traditional Japanese Ryokan with a great history that started out as a tea house. It’s a clean and comfortable place to stay with 11 guestrooms and even has its own rock bath.
If you’re planning a stay in Jeju Island in South Korea then take a look at this latest sign-up - Yeowoolmok Guesthouse. Located right by one of the most beautiful beaches in the area, this guesthouse is a traditional Doljip, aka a stone house. There’s a great outdoor terrace with seating for you to soak up the beach views, and there’s also a guest kitchen as well as a cafe to avail of.
Check out Taitung San Sen Dai Sea View Hostel for your stay in Taitung, Taiwan. It’s in an entirely new building in a stunning location where you can undertake activities such as fishing, diving and you can even rustle up a BBQ in the designated area. There are magnificent sea views and mountain views depending on what room you’re in, but each room is guaranteed to be clean and comfortable.
Lastly this week we have Mile Map Hostel in Bangkok, Thailand. This great new signup can be found in the central business district Silom which is quite easy access from everywhere in this capital city. There’s a great common room and guest kitchen as well as free WiFi.