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Nomori ike (pond /small lake ) The house from a distance (the red roof on the right is the store room ) More inside shoots to come
Private room in house

Rural house with bikes & kayak incl

Rural house with bikes & kayak incl

4 guests
1 bedroom
4 beds
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
4 beds
1 bath
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Graham & Chikae is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Set in a peaceful village in Shizuoka. Peaceful & surrounded by tea plantations,forests & a wonderful small lake .Great for up to 4 ,really enjoy Japanese village life.Rental car good but not compulsory. Kayak & Bikes supplied .8 mins walk 2 station

Amenities

Air conditioning
Essentials
Heating
Iron
Laptop friendly workspace
TV

House Rules

Just be reasonable (we are )
We are not into smoking in or around our house , i guess you could go and sit down by the pond if u really wanted to . You get the use of a fully equipped kitchen /dining room (even got one of those slower juicer things !!)

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24 Reviews

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Helen User Profile
Helen
June 2016
Chikae & Graham were very warm & welcoming hosts. The house is very homey & perfect for our stay in the mountains. We found this a really wonderful location, & had such a great time in the area. The locals are all very friendly! I absolutely recommend a stay here!
Becky User Profile
Becky
April 2018
Chikae and her mom were wonderful hosts and it was nice getting to know them (I met Graham on the last day). I stayed for six days, in between my visits to Kyoto and Tokyo. Shizuoka is almost halfway between these cities so if you would like a taste of tranquil country life, this…
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Amy
April 2018
If you’re looking for a quiet place to getaway, this is the perfect location. We were surrounded by green tea fields, and silence. Although we drove the place is within walking distance from the station. The town is small and easy to get around. Great Onsen nearby to relax your …
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Jeanings
May 2017
Fantastic location to take a break from your usual travels. Right around this period is the tea harvest (learned from Chikae-san) so the scenery is beautiful. Chikae-san also drove me around, showing me her town and also to the onsen just a hop over. We also shared meals togethe…
Missy User Profile
Missy
April 2017
This is a very quiet place. You can walk around and take train to other stations easily. Chikae is very nice host.
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Sarah
April 2017
We loved our 2 day stay in Ieyama and would highly recommend this place to anyone looking for a relaxing getaway off the beaten track. Chikae was a fantastic host and really went above and beyond to make our stay memorable. The place itself is beautiful and has everything you nee…
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Meiling
April 2017
Ms. Chikae is a nice and kind hostess. She came pick me up at Ieyama station, which made me arrive at her house easily. She also showed me around at her neighborhood before we got to her home, which made me know the nearby places. We had a great conversation during our late tea …

Hosted by Graham & Chikae

Shimada, JapanJoined in June 2014
Graham & Chikae User Profile
97 Reviews
Graham & Chikae is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I love living in the Japanese country side . I am into Kendo , Photography , travelling , my partners cooking and business . Being a kiwi(New Zealander) I am used to peaceful places .Ieyama is very calm and peaceful . Look forward to meeting you sometime ...
Languages: English, 日本語
Response rate: 90%
Response time: within a day
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Location

Shimada, Shizuoka, Japan

Lots of older folk , very friendly and hard working .

Getting around

Trains to Ieyama station from the main line Kanaya station . Car can be rented for a low as ¥5,000 per day or you can just use the kayak and bikes :)

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