- Hotel, Ryokan Reservations TOP
- Shimane (Izumo, Tamatsukuri, Matsue)
- Ichibata Mountain Cottage
For those who want to spend time at a leisurely place surrounded by nature, for those who want to refresh both mind and body; this is a simple and elegant cottage designed for those guests. There are only two buildings in this Ichibata Yakushi Kyoudan temple renowned for 'the God of eye health'. Because of this, you can truly relax in peace and quiet here. The morning sun rising from lake Shinji, the night sky littered with stars, in spring you are enveloped in the scent of young leaves, in summer you hear the cries of the cicada, in autumn a seas of clouds spreads out above. For travelers looking to find themselves, for those travelling with someone special, for family trips, for trips with friends; no matter the situation this is the accommodation for those looking to get deeply familiar with nature. In the zen temple you can experience zazen, transcription, sutra copying, the temples rice porridge and traditional Buddhist monk fare. Here you can experience life away from the daily routines and reset your mind and soul.
Accommodations that have achieved high customer satisfaction and that can be enjoyed casually.
Ichibata Mountain Cottage
803 Kobancho Izumo-shi Shimane [View map]
check-in / check-out time
15:00 / 10:00
CI/CO time may be different depending on plan.
Number of guest rooms
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Both the eastern and western buildings have recently been renovated. You can relax comfortably here.Read moreClose
Other facility information
You can park cars next to the accommodation. After checking in, you may leave the premises. (Please make sure to lock the door after you.) Bathrobes are provided. (Sleepwear is not provided.) We ask that you prepare sleepwear for children. About the BBQ site A specific area, 'Azumaya', is allocated for BBQ. (When both buildings are using the BBQ site, we ask that you use half of the space each.) (It is not permitted to have a BBQ on the cottage decking nor in the kitchen) 'Azumaya' is prepared with tables, chairs and a grill pit. We ask that guests bring any required BBQ equipment themselves, such as a grill, charcoal etc. (Equipment such as a grill is not available for rental.) It is not permitted to bring cutlery and utensils from the cottage. Please prepare your own paper plates etc.Read moreClose
Regarding check in time Check in is carried out between 15:00-17:30. The temple office closes business from 17:30, so we ask that you plan your arrival for within those times. If you are going to be late, please contact us. If you do not contact us, we will consider the reservation as canceled. For those arriving to the cottage by car, when you enter the big car park for Ichibata, you will see a sign in front of you on your left, follow the road according to the sign. Please park in the small parking lot in front of the cottage and the proceed to the temple office to check in. After checking in, we will direct you to the parking lot next to the cottage. Concerning Trash We ask that you take any trash home with you, but if you purchase trash bags here and bring them with you to the front desk upon check out, we will dispose of it for you.Read moreClose
The cottage is Non-smoking throughout. If you smoke inside the room, there will be a cleaning charge applied. You cannot use cooking methods that will produce smoke inside the rooms. (For BBQs please use the Azumaya space) There is no supermarket nearby The closest supermarket is 15-20 minutes away by car. Goody Hirata Shop phone 0853-62-2367 (a fun store with a variety of ingredients) Lapita Hirata Shop 0853-63-7300 (delicious sashimi, Shimane beef and farm vegetables) There is a convenience (Popular) store 7-10 minutes away by car We would advise that you purchase goods before making your way to the cottage. Fireworks are not permitted (due to the temple premises)Read moreClose
- Bath tax
- Children allowed
- Room service
- Transportation service
- Parking area
- Hot spring
- Fresh hot spring
- Room with outdoor spa
- Public spa
- Private spa
- Indoor pool
- Outdoor pool
- Esthe/Spa facility
- Fitness facility
- Barrier free
- 5 min walk from station
- Pets allowed
- Breakfast in room
- Dinner in room
- Open air bath
- Night view
- Ocean view
The accommodation features are general descriptions of the facility. The amenities and breadth of service will differ between each accommodation. For details, please confirm directly with the accommodation.
Access by public transportation.
JR trains & bus & taxi From JR Matsue Station 1) take a bus or taxi to Matsue Onsen Station (10 minutes) 2) Ichibata train to Ichibataguchi Station (20 minutes) 3) Take a bus or taxi to Ichibata Yakushi (10 minutes) 4) Walk from the bus stop (10 minutes), or taxi (1 minute) From Subway Izumoshi Station (got to nearby JR Izumoshi Station) 1) Ichibata train to Ichibataguchi Station (20 minutes) 3) Take a bus or taxi to Ichibata Yakushi (10 minutes) 4) Walk from the bus stop (10 minutes), or taxi (1 minute) From JR Shinji Station Take a taxi, 20km (25-30 minutes) By plane (Izumo Airport) from Tokyo Haneda Airport 80 minutes From Osaka Itami Airport 60 minutes From Fukuoka Airport 70 minutes Ichibata train timetable http://ichibata.jp/?page_id=1093 Ichibata bus timetable http://ichibata.jp/?page_id=1011 For those taking the Ichibata train line After taking the train from Matsue Shinjiko onsen station and alighting at Ichibataguchi station or after taking the train from Izumoshi station, Izumo Taisha Station and alighting at Ichibataguchi station, when taking a taxi, please ensure that you reserve a car in advance. There are no taxis waiting. The taxi fare will be approximately 1800 yen, but the car will drop you off close to the cottage. Telephone number Ichibata Taxi 0853630909 When taking a bus Alight at Ichibata Yakushi bus stop and then it will take you approximately 5-8 minutes to arrive at the cottage. Upon climbing 130 steps, you will see the temple office in front of you. Please check in here. Map to Ichibata Yama cottage http://ichibata.jp/cottage/koutsu.html Ichibata train timetable http://www.ichibata.co.jp/railway/operate/timetable.html Timetable for connections between Ichibata trains and busses http://ichibata.jp/?page_id=1093
803 Kobancho Izumo-shi Shimane
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