By train 30 minutes from Sannomiya, 45 minutes from Osaka, 75 minutes from Kyoto, and 30 minutes from Himeji.
There is a Shinkansen station at JR Nishi-Akashi station which is in proximity. It is also a convenient location to go to Awaji and Okayama
Stay the night in a traditional Japanese style room.
The room that is available for stay is a Japanese style Tatami room which can lodge a maximum of 3 people.
It is complemented with an alcove, ceiling light and a sunken kotatsu, which gives the room a traditional Japanese look.
Futons will be prepared for bedding. Wi-fi, TV and air conditioning are also available.
Next to the room is a kitchen with a dirt floor (doma).
I think it will be enjoyable!
A house built like this is not found anywhere in the world.
Our house stands on a hill overviewing the Akashi Kaikyo bridge. Woods and gardens fill the area and full of nature. The house is wooden and has a homely atmosphere. The second floor has a high ceiling surrounded with glass windows, which gives you a wonderful view of the scenery and nature.
There is a piano, a fireplace and a deck.
・View that overlooks the ocean and the bridge.
・Living room with an open ceiling.
All rooms except for the bedrooms and study room is available for use.
Showers are available for usage, along with a bathtub filled with warm water.
Washing machine is also available, upon request. Detergents are free of charge.
Parking space is available for guests traveling by car.
Interaction with guests
There is an incredible ocean view from the common living room and the sunset is beautiful! If you wish, free drinks and snacks will be available in the living room, while having a chat with our family.
Our family consists of me (architect), my wife (preschool teacher), a son and a daughter in Junior high and our youngest son in preschool. We also have a gentle cat and a dog.
Other things to note
Home cooked dinner, same as what the family will eat, is also available upon request (order in advance, extra fee).
Breakfast will either be bread, or Japanese style (included in fee).
Drinks, etc. can be stored in our fridge if requested.
Please keep the noise down during night time.