Ichiju Issai no Yado Chabu Dining offers a unique experience in a quaint farmhouse that has stood for over 100 years. Guests can enjoy a delicious dinner and breakfast made from fresh, organic ingredients grown on the premises, accompanied by homemade miso. For those who prefer a vegetarian or vegan diet, the ichiju issai cooking style is also available. Relax in the serene outdoor bathtub and take in the stunning views of the surrounding rice fields, chestnut trees, and persimmon trees. Additionally, guests have the opportunity to witness or participate in traditional Japanese farming practices. Local tours are also available for an additional fee. The owners speak Japanese, English, and Spanish and have embraced a simpler, slower lifestyle that guests will surely appreciate.

Rooms

1 Japanese tatami room (19㎡), 5 people, 1 group per day

Price

Rates (Per person per night with 2 meals, tax inclusive)

# of guests
Regular Season High Season*
1 night more than
2 nights
1 night more than
2 nights
1 Adult ¥29,700 ¥24,750 ¥39,600 ¥33,000
2-5
Adults ¥19,800 ¥16,500 ¥26,400 ¥22,000
Children (between 3-12 years old) ¥9,900 ¥8,250 ¥13,200 ¥11,000

*2024 High Seasons: Golden Week (Apr. 26-May 6), Obon Week (Aug. 9-18), Silver Week (Sep. 13-23), New Year Holiday Season (Dec. 20-Jan. 5, 2025)

Children less than 3 years old: free of charge (no futon sets, no meals)

Payment Method

Online payment in advance (VISA, Mastercard, American Express, JCB, Diners Club, Discover)
Payment at site (cash only)

*In case of online payment in advance, we will send you the payment invoice mail when we confirm your reservation.

Meals

Vegetarian and vegan meals available

Equipment

Refrigerator, Cooking facility, Washing machine, Dishes, Heater, Electric fans, Air Circulator, Bathroom, Bathtub, Shower, Open-air bath, Towels, Dryer, Wifi, Irori fireplace, Wood deck, Guitar, Hot water bottle, Bamboo charcoal soap
*Please note there is no TV nor AC in the entire building.
*Please bring your own sleeping clothes and tooth brush.

Available Experience Programs

Ichiju issai cooking
Farming activities at rice and vegetable fields
Walking around the village
Interacts with locals
Firefly watching (from June to early July)
Stargazing
Optional local tours are as follows (at extra cost), making Japanese hand-made paper “WASHI”, Kehara Terraced Rice Fields, etc.

Check- in

15:00

Check- out

10:00

Holidays

Irregular

Address

40 Jodoji Nishisaka-cho, Ayabe, Kyoto

Access

From JR Kyoto Station, take express train "Kinosaki" or "Hashidate" on "Saninhonsen" Line and get off at Ayabe Station (65 minutes). From JR Ayabe Station, take Aya Bus Nishisaka Line, get off at “Nishisaka Shukajo Mae” stop (40 minutes) and a few minutes on foot.
From JR Kyoto Station, take express train "Hashidate" on "Saninhonsen" Line and get off at Tantetsu Oe Station (100 minutes). From Oe Station, 10 minutes by taxi.

Pick up service

From/to Ayabe Station (JR) or Oe Station (Tantetsu)
Up to 3 people

Parking

Available (3 cars)

Languages

Japanese, English and Spanish

Phone

+81-90-4186-6264 (Mr. Yamane)
*I am using WhatsApp.

Reservation

Need to be reserved by 3 days before.
Guests can cancel free of charge until 14 days before arrival. Guests will be charged the total price if they cancel less than 14 days before arrival. No-shows will be charged the total price.

Note

Smoking is prohibited.