The Taurus Inn

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
Kamitoricho 6-22-2F, Chuoku-ku, Kumamoto, 860-0845, Japan
3.6 out of 5 rating 29 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.6
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Taurus Inn in Kumamoto (Chuo Ward), you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Kumamoto Castle and Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto. This hostel is 4.8 mi (7.7 km) from Aqua Dome Kumamoto and 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Catholic Tetori Church.


Make yourself at home in one of the 3 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have hair dryers and slippers. Conveniences include safes and electric kettles.


This hostel offers designated smoking areas.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Contemporary Art Museum Kumamoto - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Catholic Tetori Church - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Sakura-no-baba Josaien - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Kumamoto Prefectural Traditional Crafts Centre - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Kumamoto City Hall - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Former Residence of Natsume Soseki - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Shinshigai Shotengai - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Kato Shrine - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Kumamoto Castle - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Fujisaki Hachimangu - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Kokai Shopping Street - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Kumamoto Prefectural Art Museum - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Hosokawa Gyobutei - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Memorial Museum of the Fifth High School - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Kitaoka Nature Park - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi

The nearest major airport is Kumamoto Airport (KMJ) - 19 km / 11.8 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

  • 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

  • No onsite parking is available

  • This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • 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.

  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Vending machine
  • -Shared microwave
  • -Shared refrigerator