*Whilst this machiya house shares a main lobby with the neighboring machiya, there is a secure & private separate entrance for this machiya.
Rates will vary depending on season, date, and number of guests. Children 5 years of age and under, who do not require bedding, do not need to be included within the total number of adults (may stay free of charge).
If a child will require a separate bedding, they will be considered as one (1) additional adult guest. In this case, please include the child in the total number of ‘adults per room’ when making your reservation (they will be charged as an adult).
‘Hisago Uma’ machiya house: located in Kanazawa’s historical neighborhood of Hyoutan-machi. The origin of this neighborhood’s name comes from the Japanese gourds (hyoutan) that were once traded within this thriving castle city.
‘Hisago’ is a spacious traditional machiya house that has been sectioned into 2 private machiya accommodations, for a unique design. ‘Hisago Uma’ features the craftsmanship of Kanazawa city’s expert traditional plasterers, and showcases walls painted in the city’s famous deep Kanazawa red (shu-iro), calming uguisu green, and decorated with the hyotan gourd motif throughout.
This renovated machiya house features not only traditional design, but modern facilities such as an updated bathroom, kitchen, washing machine, and more.
Reserve this entire traditional machiya house (vacation rental) for your next stay in Japan. It’s perfect for couples, and groups of families & friends who wish to experience the charm of an authentic machiya together.
For larger groups of family and friends, reserve alongside the neighboring machiya house, Hisago Usagi, to accommodate up to 9 guests.