Tarumizu Old Folk House
・The listed price is per night/person, room only.
Tarumizu Old Folk House offers 3 private guest rooms, decorated in the pure traditional Showa-era style.
Enjoy homemade meals prepared with love by the owners and made with homegrown rice, homemade miso and other local products.
Experience Japanese traditions and bath in a traditional wood-heated cauldron shaped bathtub, and explore new activities during your stay: fishing and harvesting, there’s plenty of fun to be had in Tarumizu! Night sky and firefly observation are also on the menu and will delight nature lovers.
・Sakura: 14m² Japanese-style room
・Teru: 11m² Japanese-style room
・Raku: 11m² Japanese-style room
●Equipment and amenities:
・Face and bath towels, toothbrush set, comb, razor, body soap, conditioner, hair dryer
・Television, air conditioner, Wireless LAN, tea house
The room price is 1.5 times higher as the listed price during New-Year’s holiday, Golden Week, and Obon holiday.
Meal plans are also available. Let us know if you’re interested in adding a meal plan to your booking.
・1 night 2 meals plan: ¥6,700 (tax excluded)
・1 night 1 meal (breakfast) plan: ¥5,100 (tax excluded)
You can also eat at our tea house or izakaya (Japanese-style bar).
You can take a bath in the Goemon-buro (traditional cauldron shaped bathtub) from 5pm to 10pm. Following the traditions, Goemon-buro bathtubs are still heated with wood nowadays. It allows the body to warm up and relax.
If you’re interested in a traditional Japanese bath experience, make sure you check availability of the Goemon-buro on arrival and make a reservation.
If you wish to shower in the morning, please use the shower.
Elementary school children (6 to 9 y.o): Room only ¥2,800 / Breakfast plan ¥3,900 / 2 meals plan ¥5,500
Children under 6 years old: No extra bed required ¥600 / 2 meals plan ¥1,200 / Extra bed and meals ¥1,800
Contact us for further information.
□Pick up service: thank you to contact us
□Parking: 25 parking spaces available
-Fishing in Kinko Bay on a leisure boat (horse mackerel, mackerel, golden threadfin bream
etc): from ¥8,000 (tax excluded)
-Fishing on tetrapods (false kelpfish, wrasse, sillago fish etc): from ¥5,000 (tax excluded)
*Minimum 1 participant
*¥3,000 discount if you bring your own fishing equipment and bait
*Please contact us if you wish to book a stay or rent a leisure fishing boat
*We may not be able to go fishing if the weather conditions are not good
・Mikan (small mandarin) harvest in Sakurajima
・Sunset, night sky observation
●In the neighborhood
・Tarumizu Thousand Gingko Garden, 10 minutes away by car
・Tarumizu Roadside Station Foot Bath, 30 minutes away by car
・Sakurajima, 30 minutes away by car
●Events in Tarumizu
・Takatoge Spring Azalea Festival (every year from late April to early May)
・Kampachi Festival (every year in May and October)
・Tarumizu Fureai Festa Summer Festival (every August)
Take the Tarumizu Ferry at Kamoike, then take a bus in direction of Kanoya/Shibushi (鹿屋/志布志) and get off at Nishikicho (錦町), or drive for 5 to 7 minutes.
Please note that an extra ¥1,500 will be charged for late check-in (9pm and after).