#It was a tea ceremony classroom.we renovate it with many woods and bamboos,especially the basement,the basic theme is an old Japanese tales--Taketori Monogatari (The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter or The Bamboo princess): The oldest existing Japanese narrative written in kana. it's small but beautiful and peaceful,make people feel calm.
# Small but very beautiful and charming traditional landscape garden.You will like it very much:)
#We made the bath like a mini "onsen"(JP hot-spring).Everyday when you finished your sightseeing or shopping ,you are tired,this bath can give you a rela~x time .
#The nearest station called ōyama,9min from home by walk ,It takes 5min from ōyama to JR Ikebukuro sta. by train,Ikebukuro is one of the busiest stations in TOKYO.You can also take a taxi from Ikebukuro sta. to house ,it will take about 10min,cost about 1000yen.
#ōyama sta. is a lively place,there is a roofed shopping arcade between ōyama sta. and the house, many many restaurants and shops here.No problem with eating and shopping near the house.
24h convenience stores 7-11 in 3min by walk.
#ōyama sta. is under a private line: Tobu Tojo Line,it doesn't support either Tokyo metro pass or JR pass,but there is an original one day pass-Tojo Tokyo Metro Pass,including Tobu Tojo Line and Tokyo metro.You can buy the ticket on the day you want to use it at ōyama station,it costs 750yen per person one day.
Or if you don't take Tokyo metro ,you could buy a value book of ticket (between ōyama and JR Ikebukuro)that pay for ten but get eleven tickets. By the way,from ōyama to JR Ikebukuro it costs 150yen per person once time.
#From Narita Airport:About 80min by train,transfer 2 times.
From Haneda Airport:About 70min by train ,transfer 2 times.
#For Sightseeing in Tokyo,
to Shinjuku in 20min
Ginza in 30min
Tokyo station in 30 min
Asakusa 40~50 min
#The train from ōyama to Ikebukuro begins from 5:07am,
and the last train from Ikebukuro to ōyama is 00:45am,everyday.
It's operated every 5 to 10 min.
#8people maximum can sleep in Japanese room-tatami rooms.
★In the case of 6+ people,you'll feel the house small. As there is only 1 toilet and 1 bathroom, it will be inconvenience,but if 6+ people including some children,it will be Ok.
Thank you for your patience and understanding of this matter.
#I don't live here so maybe we won't meet often,but I will do my best waiting for you on your arriving day to do your check-in by myself.I'd like to have a meeting with my guests:)
But if I really can't be there for some reason,I'll put the key in the key-box by password ,and I'll tell you the password before your arriving day.
please feel free to contact me with any questions.
#During your staying period,the whole house belongs to you.
I'll do my best being there to wait for you and give you the key by myself,but if I really have no time on the day ,please do a self check-in,I'll tell you detailed in that case.
#coffee&tea&Japanese green tea
#Washing machine,liquid detergent&softer
#children under 5 are free.
#we can offer the airport transfer if it is in demand.(including airport shuttle taxi & meeting service)