This house is traditional Japanese-style accommodation housed in a historic building about 200 years old.
Fitted with tatami (woven-straw) flooring and traditional Futon bedding, each simple room features wide traditional windows and a low table.
This house has 3 rooms for guest.
One large room (4x3m) can stay 2 or 3 guests.
Other rooms (3x3m) can stay 1 or 2 people in each room.
Please ask me if you hope for a stay for a long than the days when a reservation here is possible.
Shower room, toilet and Kitchen are in the same house.
These are one each and shared with other guests.
wifi is connected anywhere inside this house.
There is the air-conditioner in each room.
However, It's not a perfect one because this house is very old and low voltage system.
(It's performance down by long-time operation.)
Therefore, it's 9pm to 9am when operation is possible. (it's for the sake of sleeping time.)
You can't set individual treatment of the temperature in each room.
Because circuit breaker might be cut and all air-conditionar stop in each room if any guests set to many different a temperature.
Therefore, It's setted in automatically operat of temperature and self-operating now. (Please understand these situation.)
The performance to warm is not superior.
Therefore, there is the kerosene heater in each room in winter, too.
It will make an oil smell at the time of start, but the smell gradually disappears after the operation.
(The kerosene heater, please turn off when you sleep. However an operating of the air-conditioner for heating is ok for your sleeping time too.)
I recommend that you spend with warm clothes in a house on winter season. (For example, a sweater and fleece clothes...)
I have welcome a guest who enjoy that adapting myself to the different lifestyle.
Your room and any share space.
Общение с гостями
Only when wished. :-)
Другие важные подробности
The lifestyle of Japan will be totally different from your daily life.
And you may think it to be very inconvenient.
Because this house doesn't have the central heating, there is difference of temperature each by a place.
There are many big steps in the share space. (the entrance, the toile, the shower room)
It will be unsuitable for a bad person and old person of the physical condition.
Check-in : 4pm to 8pm.
(Please appoint time for your check-in before then. Because I can't stay all times here.)
I can keep your baggage from an afternoon. (It's not possible in the morning. Because there is no place to keep your luggage safely in the morning. And this house is narrow, luggage store location is only guest room of you.)
After the guest has checked out and I will organize the room.
There are 3 sets of rented bicycles.
It's old and 300 yen for one bike and one day.
A washing dryer is 300 yen at once.
I inquire the information of the official name (age, sex) and address of the guest beforehand.
In addition, please show a passport at the time of check-in.
(It's helpful if you can inform a passport number beforehand.)
It simplifies many procedures of the day of the check-in.
And these informations are necessary by local laws and ordinances for the security of other guests and neighborhood inhabitants.
I thank you in advance of your help.
Finally, the house rule here may be tight.
There is it on the basis of a thing not to trouble other guests and the inhabitants of the neighborhood.
Also, because the house of the old tree is easy to produce mold (smell) and a pest, everyday maintenance eggplant is indispensable.
In addition, it's made the handling of any heater and some electric appliance severe for prevention for fire.
Because all house of the neighborhoods is a house of the old tree, too, and they are easy to burn very much.
Please understand these situation.
When you can stay comfortably, you will feel kindness of other guests.
Finally, when changing the stay day after your reservation was fixed, a cancellation fee is needed.
Please don't smoke in this house.
(In balcony and in garden, too.)
Because the old tree house can be burnt to very easy.
Please smoke the cigarette in the place with the ashtray apart from the tree's house.
Since it is an old house, sound isolation is not perfect.
Please pass calmly night.
Please do not drag (or put) a heavy bag or a roller bag on a tatami-floor.
Please leave home in the daytime (from before noon to 4pm) for cleaning inside a hall. (and dry the Futon-bed in the sun).
* Because this house of material are many natural things unspoiled.
Therefore, these require daily care for the prevention of mold and pests.
A kitchen & a shower-room can't be used after 11am to evening.
The 2nd-floor guest, please finish a shower by 11:30 pm.
A restroom and a shower room, a kitchen are shared.
The occupation of the long time is manner violation, since they are small and are only one each.
About a kitchen.
Please bring the seasoning.
Please wash the thing which you used in oneself.
Please keep the garbage by each person.
Because the kitchen is small, please do not leave garbage there.
The use of other guests becomes difficult.
The air-conditioner operates only at the time of sleeping. (after 10pm to morning)
Only a summer can be used.
When you sleep, please extinguish a fire of an Kerosene heater.
Please turn off an air conditioning, when you go out of the room.
Please unplug the tool with a battery (PC, phone, camera, etc.) , when you go out.
Because a tatami mat might be burnt.
When the dirt which does not become clean by wash is given to Futon-sheets and a tatami, please pay a price separately.
Washing of clothes in the shower room is prohibited.
The sound is very noisy.
And, because that act to monopolize the shower room for a long time.
Processing of the garbage which has no relation to purpose of a stay requires the charge.
Please bring back a wrapping paper (bag), a wrapping box, and a glass bottle.
Please don't invite the person except the guest who showed at the time of a reservation into the house.