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Hotel Knut - Hostel
2 out of 5
481-7 Asahimachi, Matsue, Shimane
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Located in the heart of Matsue, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Mefu Shrine and 1.5 mi (2.3 km) from Matsue Castle. Ryusyouji Temple and Shirakata Tenman-gu ...
4/5Very Good! (102 reviews)
"Extreme cool location!!! You can access the hostel from Matsue station in two minutes. You don’t even have to cross the road, just turn at the corner and you can find it!"

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2019

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COCORETO THE GUEST HOUSE - Hostel
2 out of 5
Yatsukacho Osoe 465-1, Matsue, Shimane
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The price is $58 per night from Apr 23 to Apr 24
Situated in Matsue, this hostel is 0.6 mi (0.9 km) from Yuushien Garden and 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Eshima Ohashi Bridge. Daiba Park and Matsue Castle are also ...
4.7/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
"This is a good stay with a good host. The common area is very comfortable and relaxing."

Reviewed on Jul 1, 2019

COCORETO THE GUEST HOUSE - Hostel
Matsue Guest House - Hostel
1 out of 5
203-1 Teramachi, Matsue, Shimane
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The price is $55 per night from Apr 23 to Apr 24
Situated in Matsue, this hostel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Mefu Shrine and 1.4 mi (2.2 km) from Matsue Castle. Ryusyouji Temple and Shirakata Tenman-gu Shrine are ...
4.3/5Excellent! (3 reviews)
"I’m so happy with my family to stay over at Matsue Guesthouse ❤️"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

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Guest house daisho oshiro asobi -Hostel-
1 out of 5
Tonomachi 217, Matsue, Shimane
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Located in the heart of Matsue, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Matsue Horaenya Denshokan, Matsue Castle, and Lake Shinji. Shimane Art Museum and Yaegaki ...
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Warabegokoronokoyado Namiji - Hostel
1 out of 5
281-3 Kameshiri, Matsue, Shimane
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Situated in Matsue, this hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Yuushien Garden and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Eshima Ohashi Bridge. Shirao Shrine and Nishinada Shrine are also ...
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Kaiho Guesthouse Katsuzo - Hostel
1 out of 5
1-10 Kojimachi, Yonago, Tottori
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Situated in Yonago, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Galaxy Express 999, Yonago Castle Ruins, and Minatoyama Park. Yumigahama Park is 3 mi (4.9 km) ...
3.9/5Very Good! (17 reviews)
Old Japanese House Experience
"This place is renovated Jaanese typical house styled in 70~80s, which is extra experience you can't have at hotel. Homemade taste is aroubd the place. Room and futon is clean. Itvtakes 7 min from station but route to there is simple.Bilingual signboard is around in the place."

Reviewed on Jun 5, 2019

Kaiho Guesthouse Katsuzo - Hostel
Hotel Knut
481-7 Asahimachi, Matsue-shi, Shimane
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Situated in Matsue, this hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Mefu Shrine and 1.5 mi (2.3 km) from Matsue Castle. Ryusyouji Temple and Shirakata Tenman-gu Shrine are ...
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Matsue Urban Hotel

Matsue Urban Hotel

3 out of 5
590-3 Asahi-machi, Matsue, Shimane
The price is $62 per night from Apr 19 to Apr 20
3.5/5Good! (105 reviews)
"The reception section seems had been renovated but everything else, elevator, parking lot, the building, the room, and hallway are very old. There are relatively big and obvious dents on the pillow and sheets. The room I had supposed to be non-smoking but it smells like smoking room. In addition, ..."

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2020

Matsue Urban Hotel
Green Rich Hotel Matsue Ekimae

Green Rich Hotel Matsue Ekimae

3 out of 5
493-1 Asahimachi, Matsue, Shimane-ken
The price is $60 per night from Apr 18 to Apr 19
3.8/5Good! (151 reviews)
"Good stay!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!"

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2020

Green Rich Hotel Matsue Ekimae
Dormy Inn Express Matsue

Dormy Inn Express Matsue

3 out of 5
498-1 Asahicho, Matsue, Shimane-ken
The price is $60 per night from Apr 23 to Apr 24
4.3/5Excellent! (522 reviews)
"Quick and friendly service. Comfortable Japanese style room."

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Dormy Inn Express Matsue
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're looking for an affordable place to stay in Matsue, there are 34 lodging options here to pick from, including hostels. No two hostels look the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all offer the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
  • Low prices
  • A social atmosphere

Hostels are a great way to stay in Matsue for a good value, so you can save your budget for sightseeing.

Hostels in Matsue

Ready to book a hostel in town? These ones have the best reviews from our customers and could be a good place to start:

Hotel Knut - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 5-minute walk of Matsue Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a bar. Rooms come with free toiletries.

COCORETO THE GUEST HOUSE - Hostel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a shared/communal kitchen, and laundry facilities. Rooms come with hair dryers and coffee/tea makers.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Matsue?

Good weather's always better when you want to venture out and explore, so here's a little information that may be helpful:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 57° F and nighttime temperatures average 32° F
  • April-June: 80° F is the daytime average and 42° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 88° F and nighttime averages are around 59° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 74° F during the day and 35° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 1.50 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Matsue?

Depending on what interests you, you might like these places:

Natural Features
  • Matsue Jozan Park
  • Chidori Minami Park
  • Yomegashima Island
Cultural Attractions
  • Shimane University Old Okudani Lodging
  • Matsue Horaenya Denshokan
  • Matsue History Museum
Landmarks
  • Senjyuin Temple
  • Fumon-in Temple
  • Shiomi Nawate Street

Generally, Matsue is known for its:

  • Historical sites
  • Temples
  • Festivals
  • Museums
  • Boating
  • Hot springs
  • Parks

How to Get to Matsue and Around the Area

You'll find the nearest airport in Yonago (YGJ), located 9.3 mi (15 km) away from the city center. An alternative is Izumo (IZO), located 12.1 mi (19.5 km) away. Once you're on the ground, you may want to use public transit to get around. Train stations including Matsue Station and Tamatsukuri onsen station make it easy to explore more of the area.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Matsue?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save more for fun things to do.
What is a hostel?
These dorm-style accommodations come in many shapes and sizes, but they all have a few things in common, including budget-friendly prices, a social atmosphere, and shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too).
What are the best hostels in Matsue?
Based on our customers’ reviews, these Matsue hostels have the highest ratings: Hotel Knut - Hostel - 2-minute walk from Matsue Station for easy access to public transit. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a bar. Rooms come with free toiletries. COCORETO THE GUEST HOUSE - Hostel - You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as tour/ticket assistance. Rooms come with towels, hair dryers, and coffee/tea makers. Matsue Guest House - Hostel - Close to public transit, this property is within a 10-minute walk of Matsue Station. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a shared/communal kitchen, as well as laundry facilities. Rooms come with showers and lockers. Guest house daisho oshiro asobi -Hostel- - Located within a 10-minute walk of Matsue Castle. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a restaurant. You’ll find towels, free toiletries, and desks in all rooms. Warabegokoronokoyado Namiji - Hostel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and a restaurant.
How many hostels will I find in Matsue?
If you’re in the market for somewhere affordable to stay in Matsue, one of Expedia’s 5 hostels might be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Matsue?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s some information about the seasons: The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 75°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 42°F. Average annual precipitation for Matsue is 44 inches.
What is there to see and do in Matsue?
Overall, Matsue is known for its historical sites, temples, and festivals. Major attractions include Tamatsukuri Hot Spring, Adachi Museum of Art, and Matsue Castle. Get out into nature with places like Tamatsukuri Onsen, Lake Shinji, and Matsue Vogel Park. Cultural attractions include Shimane University Old Okudani Lodging, Shimane Art Museum, and Izumo Vllage Lore Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Matsue while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Matsue on hand to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Izumo Airport (IZO), 12.1 mi (19.5 km) from the city center. Another option is Yonago Airport (YGJ), situated 9.3 mi (15 km) away. When you’re out and about, you may want to make use of public transit. Train stations like Matsue Station and Tamatsukurionsen Station make it easy to see more of the area.

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