It used to be really difficult to find accommodation on Yakushima if you couldn't speak Japanese but now it's not!
Here are some great ideas for places to stay in Yakushima in 2017 and you can contact most of them directly by email or phone as they speak English. You can find more in the Yakushima Guidebook which contains a whole lot more accommodation including contact details and latest prices.
You can now book a range of Yakushima hotels and guest houses directly (in English) through the following websites:
- booking.com (offers free cancellation and no credit card reservation with some accommodation)
We suggest however that the best way to book is directly with the accommodation. Only then will they receive all of your money. Whenever we can, we give you the links to their websites so you can do this.
Here are some great suggestions for finding the most suitable place to stay:
There are some places to stay on Yakushima with unique selling points that no other accommodation has. In this section we include the ones that we think fit this category. Click to find out more.
For more information about Yakushima accommodation check out the one and only Yakushima: A Yakumonkey Guide