Harbour Front Hostel

Kodo Backpacker's Inn is a multi-story hostel located near the Katsuura port across from the famous fish market.  Around a 5 minutes walk from the Kii-Katsuura station, with restaurants and convenience store nearby, it makes for a good, reasonably price base to explore the area.  There are a diversity of guestrooms including dorms (female and mixed gender) and private rooms.   Each guestroom has ensuite toilet and bath.  The communal space is popular to meet other guests and prepare simple meals.

Full Name

Kodo Backpacker's Inn
Kodo Backpacker's Inn






7-6-25 Tsukiji, Nachi-Katsuura-cho, Higashimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture 649-5332

Map Code 

324 743 674*17


15:00 - 20:00


by 10:00

 Price Plan(s)

Kodo Backpacker's Inn

  • Private Guestroom, No Meals
    3,300 yen~

Kodo Backpacker's Inn

  • Mixed Gender Dorm, No Meals
    2,800 yen~

Kodo Backpacker's Inn

  • Female Dorm, No Meals
    2,800 yen~


Western Style Yes
Japanese Style Yes
Mixed Style No
Other Style No
Number of Rooms 12
Maximum Guests 24
Twin bed: 5 rooms
Japanese style: 3 rooms
Female dorm:  4 beds
Mixed gender dorm: 4 beds
  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Air conditioning
  • Hair drier
● Dryer a front desk
● Soap and Shampoo: 60 yen
● Toothbrush: 40 yen


Shared Indoor No
Shared Outdoor No
Shared Sauna No
Privately Reserved No
Ensuite Indoor Yes
Ensuite Outdoor No


No Meals.
No Meals.

● Many restaurants nearby
● Communal mini-kitchen

 Facilities & Services

  • Coin laundry
  • Vending machine
  • Alcohol vending machine
  • Internet
  • Free WIFI (Guestroom)
  • Free WIFI (Lobby)
  • Credit Card
  • VISA
  • MasterCard
  • JCB
  • Diners
  • Traveler's Cheques
  • Not accepted
  • Language
    Basic English
    ●  Communal mini-kitchen with microwave oven, stove and refrigerator. 
    ●  Please supply your own seasonings.


    Access Information

    Kodo Backpacker's Inn is located ~300 meters from the JR Kii-Katsuura station (~5 minute walk).  Exit the station and walk on the main road towards the Katsuura port.  Turn right at the T intersection at the end of the road.  The accommodation is one block down on the right.

    ● ~4 hr by train to/from Kyoto
    ● ~3 hr 30 min by train to/from Shin-Osaka
    ● ~1hr 30 min by train to/from Kii-Tanabe
    ● ~1 hr 20 min by train to/from Shirahama
    ● ~4 hr by train to/from Nagoya
    ● ~30 min by bus to/from Kumano Nachi Taisha (bus timetable 8)

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    Shuttle Service
    Not available.
    Free parking for up to 8 vehicles.