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Guest House Komae, Japan

4 reviews4

Live like a local Japanese and experience the way of life in Japan!

Connect with international travelers
2 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Connect with the locals
2 travelers recommend this host to have close contact with locals
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What you offer


Hours per week
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Help clean the kitchen, bedrooms, bathrooms and common areas.
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What you get


Days off per week
Have some time off for yourself, go explore the city or rest for a while.
Shared Dorm
You will have a bed in a shared room, which means you will share the same room with other travelers.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Free Events
Get free entrance for the best events in town.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
Language lessons
Take free language classes at our place.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
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The Experience

I have a unique container share house with 9 private rooms, 3 shared bath/toilet rooms and one shared kitchen where our voluntary helpers and some foreign tenants live. I am looking for some helpers to maintain, cleaning the shared bath/toilets, kitchen and corridor and outside trash area, for this share house. Each one can work 2 hours a day, 5 days a week.

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  • Fluent English
  • Between 18 and 40 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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Stay at least
4 weeks

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4 Reviews


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How this experience will transform you

2 Meeting international travelers

2 Meeting locals

2 Practicing English

1 Immersing in the local culture

1 Developing social awareness

1 Creating true social impact



Had a nice time at Komae House! I was told that unfortunately due to Covid it was not as lively as it usually is but i met some wonderful people that i would consider lifelong friends. I would return to this work away if I'm ever in the area again. Thanks Komae House

8 months ago



The time in Komae house was so great, I made a lot of friends there and I miss them already. The place is very chill, it's awesome that there is the Wai Wai Lounge where you can just hangout and play piano and ukulele😏. Work was easy and quick and Komae is only 20 mins away from Shinjuku, so it's very convenient!
Also there are many konbinis and cheap food shops around Komae House and the supermarkets are maybe 5 mins away by foot, so it's very easy to go get food and ingredients when you are hungry:)

over 1 year ago



This was one of the most interesting experience of my life! Even if it's in Tokyo, Komae is a small and quite city, yet it has all you need. Kaz is a funny and interesting person, yet kind and helpful, he always has something to share with his guests and it’s really nice being around him.
Wai wai lounge is a special place, you can meet locals and learn about various cultures and languages. I managed to improve my Japanese and English and I made a lot of friends (who I'll miss a lot once in Italy).
The tasks are easy and fast, so you have a lot of free time.
Thank you Wai Wai and Kaz!

over 1 year ago



I've had a very nice time in Komae House; lovely people in such a lovely place. I think it depends on what kind of experience are you searching, but in this place I found what I was looking for, and I feel really grateful for having the opportunity to enjoy this experience there. I'm coming back for sure in the near future! :)

almost 2 years ago

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Hosted by kaz

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