Engawa Cafe and Guesthouse in Kumano


Private room in guesthouse hosted by Shiki

  1. 4 guests
  2. 1 bedroom
  3. 4 beds
  4. 1 shared bath
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We are a small guesthouse and vegetarian cafe located in the mountains of Kumano.

Our location is peaceful and remote. In addition to the cafe and guesthouse, we also maintain a small farm with dog, goats, chickens, and more. Visitors can learn about natural living, farm-to-table, and permaculture, Japanese style.

The space
Room (with bath / shower) 4000 yen per night(without meals)

We have two types of rates.
1.one person 4000yen per night ( no meal) Our airbnb listing has only this rate.
2.one person 7000yen per night (dinner and breakfast included)

If you’d like to book with meals, please let us know up to 3days before.
you can pay the balance while you are at our house, but we accept it only in cash.

So if you'd like to have meals,would you pay one person 3000yen per night (dinner and breakfast included) when you come here,please?

We serve meals with local organic vegetables and selected organic seasonings.

We hope you like it.

We can accept up to 4 guests at one time (one family or group).

You cannot use the kitchin.

he closest bus stop to our house is "Shikiya Ohashi(敷屋大橋)
We do pick-up service to and from there.

The bus stopping at Shikiya Ohashi in the afternoon leaves Shingu station at,
It takes about 50 minutes and about 1300 yen to Shikiya Ohashi,
Please let us know which bus you take when you know it, then we will pick you up at the bus stop.
There is a tourist information center at the Shingu railway station.
If you need any help, I think they can help you.

There are other ways.
You can come from the direction of Tanabe , Koyasan, Gojo to Hongu Taisha by bus.

Our Guesuthouse is about a 30-minute drive from Hongu-Taisha.

Our guesthouse is in a remote area.

I'm sorry,
We can drive you to and from,Hongu Taisha mae bus stop for 500yen(The cost is for one way)

Tourism information is on the webpage, "Tanabe City Kumano Tourism Bureau".

Please let me know if you have any questions.

※ There are no places available nearby where you can purchase food items and drinks such as convenience stores, shops, supermarkets, vending machines etc., so it is helpful to prepare food in advance.

At the cafe, we sell alcohol and juice etc.

Where you'll sleep

4 single beds

What this place offers

Free parking on premises
Hair dryer
Dedicated workspace
Long-term stays allowed
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm

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Where you’ll be

新宮市熊野川町, 和歌山県, Japan

From Hongu Taisha, we are about 20 minutes away by car, and about 50 minutes away by bike.

Situated away from the main part of the town, our home is located in a deep valley in the innermost part of Otariya village.

A beautiful river flows just under the house, it is an environment rich in nature and quiet.

Hosted by Shiki

  1. Joined in May 2017
  • 114 Reviews
  • Superhost

During your stay

We are usually at home and available to help our guests with their stay.

Shiki is a Superhost

Superhosts are experienced, highly-rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
  • Policy number: Hotels and Inns Business Act | 和歌山県新宮保健所 | 和歌山県指令新保険第48-3号
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  • Response time: within a few hours
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Things to know

House rules

Check-in: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

Health & safety

Airbnb's social-distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
No carbon monoxide alarm
Smoke alarm

Cancellation policy