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The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

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Guesthouse Umebachi

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

●Normal check-in time is at from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
* Front desk hours: 7:00-11:00 16:00-23:00
* We can keep a luggage before check in time and after check out time.
08:00-11:00 Free
11:00-16:00 The costs is 200 yen/ per person
16:00-22:00 Free
*please make your reservation by all means until the day before the arrival date if you want to leave your luggage here from 11:00 to 16:00 because the entrance door is closed this period.
Also, you have to pay an additional 200 yen when you want to leave your luggage before 16:00.

●There's no cancellation fee up to 8 days before arrival.

●The dormitory room may have the movement of the room by a day when there are the reservations of all dormitory room.

A newly-built guest house opened on August 1, 2011. The first guesthouse with a bar space in Sendai. Conveniently located 15 minutes from the JR Sendai station by taxi, and 5 minutes from the Nigatake Station on the Senseki Line by foot.

JR Tohoku Main Line, Higashi Sendai Station Get on the Tohoku Main line, and get off at the Higashi Sendai station (1 station, about 5 minutes).

Walk to Umebachi (about 15 minutes): go left from the exit, turn left at the end of the street (you will see the karaoke shop “Manekineko” on the right), go down the shopping street, pass the grocery store “Fresh Kuroda”, turn right at the second street, walk down the small street to the right of the post office, and turn left at the first corner. Umebachi is at the end of the street. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.7

  • Security 9.3

  • Location 8.4

  • Staff 9.6

  • Atmosphere 9.8

  • Cleanliness 9.8

  • Facilities 8.4

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    04 Jul 2019
    Such a friendly hostel! Everything was so clean and the staff were incredibly helpful and kind! The common area was great and all the services offered e.g. laundry were really good value. Wish we could have spent longer here as we felt so at home! Really great location so close to the station which connects directly to the main Aomori station and also to attractions like Matsushima bay. Definitely will be back to Umebachi! :)
    Scotland, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 10.0


    05 Mar 2019
    Holy cow!! Best hostel ever!! The staff are incredibly friendly, the hosts are very kind, and the other guests are the best!! This guesthouse is so good a TV crew came to interview us on the second day I stayed, and it's so good, I'm staying there again in 2 days!! Love love love this place!! If you want to have dinner with the other guests it's 700円, 500円 to wash & dry your clothes, and they have an amazing selection of alcohol for when you want to drink with your fellow bunkmates.Love UMEBACHI
    Australia, Male, 18-24
  • 10.0


    11 Sep 2018
    This is a wonderful hostel. The people are very friendly and the place is nice and clean. They offer a set meal dinner every night for ¥700 that focuses on fresh and local foods and is always delicious. They also have beer and liquor for sale, but let you bring in your own if you prefer. I definitely recommend this hostel to anyone staying in Sendai.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    17 Apr 2018
    I had so much fun staying at Umebachi! Every night pretty much all the guests and the staff gathered in the common area and just hanged out. The dinner they offer is also very delicious! Thank you!
    Sweden, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    30 Oct 2017
    I had an amazing 4 days stay here in Umebachi. Rooms are clean. Dinner is delicious too. Staffs are young, kind and energetic, had a great time chatting and hanging out with them as friends. It's like being welcomed to join a big happy family. I'd definitely live here again if I had a chance to come to Sendai. :)
    Taiwan, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7


    10 Jul 2017
    Staff are just lovely! They serve dinner for 700 yen with all the guests and friends of the staff which allows for great cultural exchanges. Be warned that most guests staying here are japanese (as is the staff) so it can be a bit difficult if you don't know some basic japanese phrases.
    Sweden, Male, 18-24
  • 8.3


    24 Apr 2019
    The staff are very nice & eager to help. Only thin boards between the 3 rooms, & the room next to the kitchen. Doors & whispers make noise. So they have many many rules. Last shower 22.30. Lights out & quiet at 11pm is ok, until 8am is the hardest. The only trains we could reserve was 6.40am. We had to leave at 6. The other guests complained since there were 10 of us. I hope they can renovate & make the rooms more soundproof. Thanks Keiko for taking care of our laundry & luggage.
    Indonesia, All Female Group, 31-40
  • 8.0


    05 Sep 2017
    Very friendly staff, free breakfast and available dinner were very good. Slightly difficult to find, but got there eventually! Unfortunately, some of the other guests were a tad noisy, which slightly spoiled my stay. Be warned, most of the guests are Japanese, so if you don't speak the language you may have a hard time.
    England, Male, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    24 Sep 2018
    Feel like living in somebody's house, far from downtown, so many rules to be respected
    Canada, All Male Group, 31-40
  • 5.4


    30 Jan 2019
    Uncomfortable bedding situation, also overpriced for what you get. Breakfast is a couple pieces of bread, and after not sleeping all night because of guests waking up early and the hard beds, I was refused to be given breakfast after being 45 mins late to it. You can stay for free in Sendai with Kodo, much better stay, find him on Couchsurfer!
    England, Male, 18-24
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Meals Available
  • Restaurant