Spicy Journey

We are going to have an event whose aim is to help you experience different cultures, language, nationality and sense of values with food and music.


We will have food from local curry and chai tea shops, which will help you experience different local spices. There will also be special guests, Curry-Ojisan and Mantaro Ueno, who will be speaking about curry and other spicy things


We are also going to provide you with special curry that is a joint production of Curry-Ojisan and THE LIFE HOSTEL.


What’s more, we will invite DJs and dancers who are active in Fukuoka, who will present an exotic wonderful performance.


Don’t miss this one night only ‘SPICY LIFE’ experience!




・Saturday 14thJuly 12:00~



Address : THE LIFE 1stPrince Bld. 8-13 Gionnmachi Hakataku Fukuoka City


・¥500 (w/1drink)


・Special guests

☞Curry-Ojisan (Akinori Nuita)

☞Mantaro Ueno


[Food & Drink]

☞Emerald (Ropponmatsu)


☞HALAL FOOD MARHABA (Hakomatsu Higashi-ku)

☞ROJY (Jonan Sawara-ku)

☞Chai Tea Heron (Omiya)




☞Yas Sun Bunch (All connection/ …is live)


☞mosquito (Lotions)







☞Al-she’ra (from Naeema Oriental Dance)



TEL : 092-292-1070 (10:00-23:00)

FAX : 092-292-1072




On March 3 2018, The Life Hostel will be welcoming guest baristas who would be presenting a series of workshops, coffee cupping and talk sessions!


These events would be held for the very first time at our hostel.

The guest baristas are:


Fukuoka COFFEE COUNTRY Representative Mr Takaaki Mori

Tokyo ONIBUS COFFEE Representative Mr Atsushi Sakao


This event hopes to introduce these two guest baristas who are leading experts in Fukuoka and Tokyo coffee culture.

We believe this session to be the first of it’s kind and are looking forward to hearing about the varied coffee styles of Fukuoka & Tokyo, culture, production and roasting to name a few.

We are pleased to hold this introductory event at a hostel, a space where many people come together to interact.


We eagerly await your participation.


Please note that advanced registration is required for workshops and sessions.

For interested parties, kindly send an email to the below address with your name, contact information and event of choice.


Date: March 3rd

11:30 ~ 13:00 Workshop Mr Atsushi Sakao

  • Specialty Coffee
  • How to make delicious brew coffee

8 participants (Cost 3,000 yen)


13:30~14:30 Coffee Cupping (No limit on number of participants)

14:45~16:15 Talk Session 30 participants (Cost 1500 yen inclusive of 1 drink)

16:30~17:30 Coffee Supply & Sales



THE LIFE HOSTEL (Fukuoka, Fukuoka-Shi, Hakata-Ku, Gion Machi 8-13 First Prince Building 1st Floor)


Advanced reservation email:
Please address all further enquiries to Yamanaka of THE LIFE HOSTEL.


Relaxing time


How about spending relaxed time here with a cup of coffee and good meals?

We are looking forward to seeing you.


It is so cold…

Today and yesterday was snowing in Hakata, Fukuoka.

It’s kinda freezing, be careful not to caught a cold.




For a good start of 2018

Happy New Year Everyone!

It’s still cold outside but we are waiting for your visit with hot drinks and heartwarming moments.

We are all looking forward to seeing you!

The life hostel crew


Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Thank you to all the visitors that came to our hostel last year.

The Life Hostel & Bar Lounge opened in March 2017.

Guests from all over the world stayed with us as well as many local visitors to our bar lounge.

We are looking forward to hosting guests from all over the world and of course local people again this year.

The Life Hostel Crew


Our official web site RENEWAL!!

Our official web site renewal!!