Satoyama Guesthouse Couture

16 Shitanodan Iizumi, Kyoto

visited 376 times from 29.32 €

Satoyama Guesthouse Couture


Overview of Hostel

Please come to see Another Kyoto, Another Japan you have never seen.

The guesthouse is located in northern Kyoto. The city is called Ayabe. Here you can see and experience traditional way of living. It is used to be local family's house, then we renovated it for guesthouse by ourselves.


From Nights People


To get to here by train.
From Osaka or Kyoto, take JR SANIN line to Ayabe(about 2 hours), then take local bus called AYABUS kambayashi line until Omachi bus terminal(40 minutes), then change it to Ichinose line to final destination ICHINOSE. then walk about 5 minutes.
Before the third bridge from bus stop, turn right on the steep, then at the last house is our guesthouse.

by Bus from Osaka
please get off the highway bus at the Higashi Maizuru.
then we can come to pick you up (need reservation before hand).

Located near

Our village is really remote. It takes about 2 hours from Osaka or Kyoto city. it is really countryside(Satoyama). there are no convenience store or super market. around us. But only an half an hour ride takes you to The Sea of Japan, where you can swim, fishing, or surfing. Also near the guest house, there is ONSEN (Hot spring) which makes you refresh. We can help shopping if you want to buy local chicken and vegetable. please ask us anytime. if possible, please bring what you might need.

Conditions & Policy

Credit Cards Not Accepted

1. Check in Time: 14:00-22:00 2. Check out Time: 7:00 till 10:00 3. Cash payment only upon check in at the property. 4. At least 1 day advance notice for free cancellation. Otherwise, it will occur the penalty charge of your total stay. 5. Smoking is prohibited inside the guesthouse, and pet are not allowed to come inside. 6. The property area is inside calm village, so in the night, after 21:00, please stay quite as the locals do. 7. There is no curfew, but at night instead of party, please listen to the sound of nature, watch the numberless stars. stay calm and live slow as the locals do.