SATOYAMA STAY PLAN
-Accommodation and Satoyma experience-

 

We highly recommend this SATOYAMA Stay Plan more than just a day tour 

so you can thoroughly get away from the hustle and bustle.

While you spend a relaxed, and slow time in the middle of nature, you can have a dinner 

with locals, or even learn how to cook Japanese home dishes!

 


Standard Plan (from 2 persons)

We have a variety of choice for accommodations that can meet  your preferences.

Each place has its unique characteristics and welcoming host.

2 nights + 1 day exprience 36,000 yen

3 nights + 2 days exprience   56,000 yen

Thatched House
Traditional Ryokan
Nature Lodge

A Japanese traditional farm house stay that allows you to be totally immersed in the  traditional Japanese lifestyle.The house is very old, but inside is very comfortable and homey. Enjoy sitting around the fire of the sunken floor and cook with locals!  


Premium Plan (from 2 persons)


Budget Plan (from 4 persons)

The Traditional Ryokan is renowned for its local delicacies. It also has a bar  that is open 3 times a week, so you can meet with local people and try some of  Keihoku's sake!

Located at a riverside in the forest right behind a beautiful trekking path, it also comes with western bed rooms and tennis court.

2 nights + 1 day exprience 58,000 yen

3 nights + 2 days exprience   90,000 yen

2 nights + 1 day exprience 22,000 yen

3 nights + 2 days exprience   36,000 yen

The best idea to stay in Keihoku is to rent the whole house. Built 230 years ago, this beautifully preserved thatched house has a special history. It was a Zen institute in the 1970s which opened its doors to students from all over the world, being a place for them to live and practice Buddhism.You can surely feel a quiet time of Zen in this accommodation.

This is a perfect accommodation for you to travel with a low budget, especially if you are travelling in a group. This public facility is located on a hill with good view of Keihoku and has a big bath so you can fully relaxed.

1/ Traditional Ryokan

Guestroom in Ryokan

Guestroom in Ryokan

Family guestroom at ryokan

Family guestroom at ryokan

Japanese garden at the ryokan

Japanese garden at the ryokan

Syu's Bar

Syu's Bar

Description:

This is a classic traditional Japanese ryokan that was originally built to accommodate raft rowers back in the old days when timber was transported from the mountains to Kyoto via the Katsura river on a raft.

 

Besides its historical significance in Keihoku, Sushiyone is also well known among locals and guests for serving up delicious local cuisine. 

It’s strategic position along the Katsura river and within the Keihouku town centre makes the Ryokan a convenient place to visit Keihoku’s local establishments. To add a cherry on top, the ryokan’s charming female owner (or okami) has set up a cozy bar in the ryokan that is frequented by locals, making it the place to get a taste of that local, warm Keihoku spirit. 

 

Amenities and Details:
TV, Parking, Air conditioner, Microwave
Shared Bathroom, Shampoo and Soap, Hair Dryer and Towel.

No smoking at the property
Check-in 3pm, Check-out 10am
 

2/ Riverside Forest Inn

Exterior of Riverside Forest Inn

Exterior of Riverside Forest Inn

Main lobby

Main lobby

Western-style Triple Room

Western-style Triple Room

Western-style Double room

Western-style Double room

Japanese-style room

Japanese-style room

Tennis Courts in the Keihoku forest

Tennis Courts in the Keihoku forest

Shared Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Description:

Located by the riverside, deep in the forests of Keihoku, this is an inn run by the ever effervescent Ichise-, who had a dream to build a haven of hospitality immersed in nature.

 
The lodging consists of western bedrooms and traditional Japanese futon rooms, has two tennis courts, and is also a few steps away from the entrance of the Mount Atago hiking trail. 

The surreal forest environments this inn the perfect secret spot where you can escape the bustling cities and dive into nature.

Amenities and Details:

Wifi, TV, Parking, Air Conditioner
Shared bathroom, Shampoo and Soap, Hair Dryer and Towel

No smoking at the property
Check-in 3pm, 10am
 

3/ Authentic Thatched Roof House

Thatched Roof House

Thatched Roof House

Common area in the House

Common area in the House

Traditional Japanese cooking stove

Traditional Japanese cooking stove

Garden in Japanese autumn

Garden in Japanese autumn

Garden in the summer

Garden in the summer

Traditional Japanese fireplace

Traditional Japanese fireplace

Description:

One of the more authentic experiences you can get at Keihoku is staying at one of its traditional thatched roof houses. This thatched roof house, located just a few minutes away from Joshoko-ji Zen temple is one perfect example.

 

Built 230 years ago, the Yukara house was a Zen temple in the 1970s which opened its doors to students from all over the world, being a place for them to live and practice Buddhism.

 

This historic place of hospitality was reborned and renamed many years later as “Yukara”, a word which comes from the ancient Ainu language that means “traditional epic poetry”. 

Maximum number of people in one room: 5 persons

Amenities and Details:

General Cooking Equipment and Plates, Rice Cooker, Refrigerator, Kettle, Toaster, Stereo Speaker, Fireplace (extra costs for charcoal)

 

Parking (up to 8 cars)

No WIFI available

 

Bathroom, Shampoo and Soap, Towel, Toothbrush

 

No smoking at the property

Check-in 2pm, Check-out 10am