I-Link Hostel & Cafe Shimanami

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Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets
Free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of I-Link Hostel & Cafe Shimanami

I-Link Hostel & Cafe Shimanami

2.0 star property

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Laundry
7345 Kamiuracho Inokuchi, Imabari, Ehime, 794-1402

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTatara Shimanami Park8 min walk
  • Popular LocationOmishima Fuji Park8 min drive
  • Popular LocationOyamazumi Shrine9 min drive
  • AirportHiroshima (HIJ)65 min drive

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About this area


I-Link Hostel & Cafe Shimanami is located in Imabari. Ōkunoshima Ferry Terminal No. 2 and Ōkunoshima Ferry Terminal No. 1 are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Setonaikai National Park and Tatara Shimanami Park. Murakami Suigun Museum and Innoshima Flower Center are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Tatara Shimanami Park - 8 min walk
  • Omishima Fuji Park - 8 min drive
  • Omishima Museum of Art - 8 min drive
  • Oyamazumi Shrine - 9 min drive
  • Hirayama Ikuo Museum of Art - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • Onomichi Higashionomichi Station - 22 min drive
  • Hiroshima Airport (HIJ) - 65 min drive


  • しまなみコーヒー - 10 min walk
  • Incense - 5 min drive
  • 大漁 - 6 min drive
  • Kifune - 6 min drive
  • 喜船 - 6 min drive

About this property

I-Link Hostel & Cafe Shimanami

Hostel in Imabari with free parking
Along with a restaurant, this hostel has laundry facilities and a front-desk safe. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Bathrooms are shared and change of towels is available on request.
I-Link Hostel & Cafe Shimanami offers 61 air-conditioned accommodations with hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers and toothbrushes and toothpaste. Change of towels and change of bedsheets can be requested.

Languages spoken

English, Japanese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant

Restaurants on site

  • カフェ&レストラン

Things to do

  • Bike parking
  • Bike storage

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • Front-desk safe
  • Lockers available
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • Change of bedsheets (on request)
  • Change of towels (on request)
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities


  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Well-lit path to entrance


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Heating


  • 6 bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Guests booked in Dinner Included rates must check-in by 6 PM to receive set menu dinner (additional options available for a surcharge). Dinner is available at 5 PM, 6 PM, or 7 PM. Guests must contact the property to pre-book dinner times.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 5 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 5 are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Property Registration Number 愛媛県指令元東今生第1905001

We should mention

Children 5 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

I-LINK HOSTEL & CAFE SHIMANAMI Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 20 out of 37 reviews
5 - Excellent 54%
Rating 4 - Good. 13 out of 37 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 37 reviews
3 - Okay 8%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 37 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 37 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
What a well-designed, welcoming and pristine Hostel! Two suggestions: 1) a "lights out"/Quiet time suggestion or enforcement of some sort. The "rooms" are curtained off cubbies, perfectly fine, but our neighbor across from us kept his light on and was noisy throughout the night and so we didn't sleep well, despite the beds' comfort. 2) uniform temperature for the facility was kept very warm, making top bunk area particularly hot. Suggest small, quiet fans for each bunk to help regulate temps to individual preference levels.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The dinner service was fantastic, and the Limoncello Mojito absolutely delicious!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2020