Guest House Miyazaki, Japan

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Help us and be part of japanese culture!

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Connect with international travelers
49 travelers recommend this host to meet travelers from all around the world
Immerse yourself in the local culture
44 travelers recommend this host for those looking for a local cultural immersion
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What you offer


Hours per day
Help out and collaborate with your host only a few hours per week.
Night Shift
Help with night shift tasks and create a relaxing environment for guests.
Help with check-ins, check-outs and guest assistance.
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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.
Use our equipped kitchen
Feel free to use our kitchen and make your own delicious food.
Free Laundry
You can use our laundry room freely.
Surf lessons
Take free surf classes at the local beaches.
Bikes at your disposal
You can use our bikes any time you want.
You can use our surfboards as much as you want.
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Stay at least
4 weeks
Stay up to
2 months

The Experience

We are waiting for your offer volunteers as reception If you wants to learn Japanese and conversations to travelers who had very unique experience and came from all over the world .

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  • Intermediate English and Intermediate Japanese
  • Between 22 and 50 years old
  • Only hosts solo volunteers (doesn’t accept couples or partners)

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

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82 Reviews


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How this experience will transform you

  • 49 Meeting international travelers
  • 44 Immersing in the local culture
  • 37 Get in touch with nature
  • 35 Meeting locals
  • 20 Practicing English
  • 11 Developing environmental awareness

United States


Aoshima is a nice little town! Fun surfing and good food and chill vibes. Toshi and everyone working here was cool and the working hours are great. The guesthouse is nice and I made lots of friends here. The only thing I would say is that the volunteer living space could be a bit nicer but it wasn't bad. Overall I had a great time here, I really enjoy spending time at the beach and I even extended my stay!

16 days ago



I had an amazing experience from start to finish. Aoshima is beautiful. Toshi and Fuu were both very welcoming and helpful. I had a medical emergency during my stay and Toshi was super helpful offering to bring me to the hospital and help with everything.

about 2 months ago



I had an amazing time in aoshima!! I met super nice and inspiring people. The work is super easy and you have a lot of free time. I even learned how to surf a little! Thanks to Toshi and Foo i had a great experience

about 2 months ago

United States


Best first worldpackers experience I could have asked for!! I was very nervous going into this being a solo female traveler going on my first international trip through worldpackers, but as soon as I showed up I knew I made the right choice in coming! I felt very welcomed and safe and got exactly what was explained on Toshis host page. The work was very easy and you work with the other volunteers to get everything done! Lots of free time to explore the town, get in touch with nature and visit the shrines in the area. If you are thinking of applying DO IT!!

about 2 months ago



I loved my time at the guest house! The group of ppl you meet will eventually warm up to each other trust me. I'm going to miss the people I met during my time. Miyazaki was a great place to slow down and relax. Toshi was a good host, though you won't see him much. Accommodations were great!

about 2 months ago

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Hosted by toshi

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