From the wooden gate welcoming you to Hikoso-machi KINNOMA, tiled roofing, lattice windows & doors – each element has been carefully preserved, which allows for you to truly appreciate the architecture of these traditional houses.
The Japanese garden that sits in front features bamboo, ume plum blossoms, and the matsu tree – all quintessential greenery to represent the auspicious motif of “sho-chiku-bai” (松竹梅). From the living room, you can view another spectacular garden – from the stone-paved pathway to the Shirakawa sand, this one has been designed to be colorful all-year long. The particular Japanese maple variety in this garden bears brightly colored red leaves throughout the year.
- Up to 9 Guests
- From 35,000 yen~/per night
Inspired by the exquisite gold leaf craftsmanship, and the vibrant hues of autumn foliage.
Located just around the corner from the Asano River, you will be able experience the rich culture of this city firsthand. When reserved with the adjoining machiya house, up to 16 guests can stay together in picturesque Kanazawa.
Take a morning stroll along the Asano River, located just around the corner, or stop by the local bakery to pick-up freshly made bread. You can choose to walk to Kanazawa Castle (a short 15 minute walk), or take the Kanazawa City bus to explore all the attractions this city has to offer.
With easy access from the main Kanazawa Station, explore the depths of the Hokuriku region during your travels. Kanazawa city is not only a great place to stay and explore, but to experience Ishikawa Prefecture’s diverse culture. Day trips can include stopping by the Kaga hot springs, taste the plethora of seafood found in the Noto region, to the mountainous regions of Takayama & Shirakawa-go.
FROM KANAZAWA STATION BY BUS
2) Take the “Kanazawa Loop Bus” (Right Loop) (4 minutes)
3) Get off at “Meisei Shogakkou Mae” Bus Stop (明成小学校前)
4) Walk to Hikoso KINNOMA (Approximately 4 minutes on foot)
*Bus Fare (200 yen on weekends per person)
FROM KANAZAWA STATION BY TAXI
ADDRESS (IN JAPANESE)
Check out: -10:00
Guest service time: 10:00-20:00
Please inform us in advance if you are due to arrive after 8pm
ABOUT THE MACHIYA HOUSE
Wooden lattice doors & windows provide a quintessential machiya atmosphere. Slide open these doors to reveal a spacious entranceway that feature the bengara plastered walls (ベンガラ漆喰) – a technique used since the Edo Period, and known for its burnt red color.
Living Room/Dining Room
Utilizing the original wooden structure, this open space stretches from the 1st floor all the way to the top to reveal the architectural design and hand-crafted paper lantern – accentuated by red and gold leaf.
In the living room, you will find an inviting sofa, and large TV – perfect for relaxing after a day of exploring the city.
A variety of Japanese maple trees decorate the garden. Sit along the engawa veranda seating area, or relax on the sofa seating while appreciating the beautiful view.
A fully functional kitchen is available during your stay. Make light meals using the fresh, local produce during your stay. A table with 6 chairs, and a sofa is available for you to relax and dine with family and friends.
From the wooden bath look out at the Zen rock garden; a minimalistic landscapes created with rocks, moss, and gravel. This is the perfect space to reflect on your day after a day of sightseeing around Kanazawa.
Japanese-Style Room (1F)
Adjacent from the bath area is the okunoma Japanese room (“inner room”) and considered to be the heart of the house. In furthest area of the house, you will find another Japanese room.
This room will offer privacy even when larger groups of family and friends stay together in this house.
Japanese-Style Room (2F)
2 spacious Japanese-style rooms provide you a place to rest during your stay in Kanazawa. The rooms have been painted red, and yellow — simple in decor, but calming and reminiscent of the impressive fall foliage.
Complimentary WIFI Internet
Air conditioner (each room)
Induction Heating Cooker
Floor Heating (1F Dining Room & Japanese Room & Washroom)
Iron & ironing board
Toilet x 2
Bathroom (1st Floor shower & bathtub)
Shower Room (2F)
9 Futon mattress
Cookware / Dining ware
Plates, cups & cutlery (enough for 9 guests)
Kitchen cloth & sponge
Green Tea Leaves, Black Tea Bags & Coffee
Bath towel & Face towel
Shampoo, Conditioner & Body Soap
*No pajamas/yukata will be provided. Please bring your own sleepwear for a pleasant night’s sleep
This machiya house can accommodate up to 9 guests. Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests.
Children who do not require bedding will not be included within the total number of guests.
*Certain restrictions will apply. Please ask our staff members for more details.
|2 GUESTS||From 35,000 yen per night|
|3 GUESTS||From 38,000 yen per night|
|4 GUESTS||From 41,000 yen per night|
|5 GUESTS||From 44,000 yen per night|
|6 GUESTS||From 47,000 yen per night|
|7 GUESTS||From 50,000 yen per night|
|8 GUESTS||From 53,000 yen per night|
|9 GUESTS||From 56,000 yen per night|
|2 GUESTS||From 17,500 yen per guest|
|3 GUESTS||From 12,667 yen per guest|
|4 GUESTS||From 10,250 yen per guest|
|5 GUESTS||From 8,800 yen per guest|
|6 GUESTS||From 7,833 yen per guest|
|7 GUESTS||From 7,143 yen per guest|
|8 GUESTS||From 6,625 yen per guest|
|9 GUESTS||From 6,222 yen per guest|
For guests who wish to reserve an accommodation via our homepage, please use the online reservation form available on each accommodation page, and follow the prompt.
Reservations are also accepted via telephone (Opening hours 10:00am - 7:00pm JST).
TEL (Domestic) : 050-3786-2009
TEL (Overseas) : +81-50-3786-2009
We ask for advance payment of full accommodation fees for guests who have made a reservation with Machiya Residence Inn. The reservation will remain as a “tentative reservation” until payment has been confirmed. All payments must be made within 7 days of making a reservation.
When a reservation request has been received, we will send an email instructing you on payment methods.* Payments are accepted in Japanese YEN via: 1) Credit Card transaction via Paypal, or 2) Bank Wire Transfer to our nominated bank account.
*We seek your understanding that all transaction fees involved are under guest responsibility.
Once the payment has been confirmed, you will receive a booking “Confirmation Email” from Machiya Residence Inn. The email will include important information regarding check-in, access maps, instructions on how to enter the house, and more.
We kindly ask that you inform our staff in advance of your approximate arrival time as your date of arrival (check-in date) approaches.
Cancellation of an accommodation booking may incur cancellation charges.
A cancellation that is made more than 29 days prior to the arrival date is subject to a full refund minus any PayPal or Wire Transfer fees involved in receiving and returning the original payment.
Cancellation Charges :
|1 TO 7 DAYS PRIOR TO CHECK-IN DATE||50%|
|8 TO 28 DAYS PRIOR TO CHECK-IN DATE||30%|
1.The percentages signifies the rate of cancellation charge to the Basic Accommodation Charges.
2.When the number of days contracted is shortened, the cancellation charge for its first day shall be paid by the Guest regardless of the number of days shortened.