[About Guesthouse Esato]
This is a private house rental. One group per stay.
You and the host will cook together Japanese food that focuses on using locally sourced ingredients. Perfect for family and friends.
[About the property]
We focus on homemade ingredients and cook freshly picked vegetables.
Dinner, breakfast, and lunch are included, and for lunch, we will cook rice in a feather boiler.
Please enjoy the farmer's homestay life with a meal appeal that you can't experience in the city.
[GoTo Campaign Special Discount]
Room rates (tax included)
1 night with 3 meals (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) and a souvenir:
- Adults 10,000 yen+
- Children 10,000 yen+ (incl. meals and bedding.)
- Discounted Coupons: 6,500 yen+
*Adult and child are the same prices.
Please refer to the following website for information on how to receive and use the regional coupons.
Please book in groups of two or more people.
Children in elementary school and pre-school are free.
[Reference] Regular fee
Room rates (tax included)
Three meals included (breakfast, lunch, and dinner)
Adults from 8,000 yen
- Children 8,000 yen and up (meals+bedding)
- Children 4,000 yen and up (meals + no bedding. )
- Children in elementary school and pre-school children are free.
Please book with a minimum of two guests.
[Preventative Measures Against Covid-19 ]
We make every effort to ventilate the building as much as possible by opening windows and operating exhaust fans, etc.
We make every effort to ensure the health of our guests by wearing masks, disinfecting hands, and gargling.
We ask our guests to wear masks, disinfect their hands, and gargle when they enter the museum.
Please note that we may ask you to take your temperature.
Mealtimes: Dinner (18:00-20:00), Next-day Breakfast (7:00-8:00)
The place to eat: Living room and dining room (shared space) on the 1st floor
Meal Menu: homemade food
- "Kenchin" soup: taro, carrot, radish, etc.
- Curry rice: potatoes, onions, carrots, etc.
- We also have homemade udon, soba, and bread.
The host will show you how to cook traditional Japanese delicacies.
Allergies: Please notify us in advance if you have any allergies.
Check-in/Check-out: 13:00 - 17:00 / 13:00 - 15:00
-Water facilities (bathroom, toilet, washroom)
-Bath: Unit bath
Bathing hours: 17:00 - 24:00
-Toilets: Flush and Washlet
-Please bring your pajamas and toothbrushes as we do not provide them.
-Convenience store: FamilyMart (3 minutes by car)
-Supermarket: Roadside Station, Nasu Yoichi no Sato Agricultural Products Market (15 minutes by car)
-The Otawara City Fureai no Oka Astronomical Museum, where astronomical observations can be made (reservation required).
URL: https://www.fureai-tenmonkan.jp/ (8 minutes drive)
-The "Nakagawa Water Park," a river aquarium expressing 20,000 fish of 300 species
URL: https://tnap./ (10 minutes drive)
-Yasuragi no Yu (15 minutes by car)
The closest recommended hot spring from our hotel that is said to be super effective for those with muscle pain. It was started in March of 1988, with a view of the mountains and the intricate details of the Oya stone, a famous stone from Ibaraki Prefecture, this hot spring is popular amongst the locals.
The open-air bath in the middle is for mixed bathing (women only from 10:00 to 12:00).
Quality of the spring: Sodium and calcium sulfate chloride spring
The Otawara Seven Lucky Gods Festival (September)
Otawara Shrine's annual festival (September)
Otawara Yatai Festival (April)
By JR: 30 minutes by car from Nasushiobara Station on the Tohoku Shinkansen
30 minutes from Kataoka Station on the Tohoku Main Line
By car: 30 minutes from the Yaita IC on the Tohoku Expressway
Pick-up service available, up to 3 people from Mashiobara and Kataoka stations