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Home in Shiojiri
One rental villa in the middle of nature, Forest Villa, Enrei Kohgen
* Please understand that the heating in the living room and bedrooms is not perfect during the cold season in the old house at 1000 meters above sea level.In the winter, the stars and the view are great, and it is also popular to stay warm in the hearth.Please be prepared to stop slipping, such as stud-less tires, for cars during snowy seasons. Forest villa Shioji Plateau is an old folk house-style rental villa with a hearth located in Shiogiri City, Nagano Prefecture.It is a quiet hideaway surrounded by trees with no other buildings at an altitude of 1,000 meters and 20 meters.You can relax in a relaxed environment of 530 square meters of land, 120 square meters of ancient folk-style villas, and 20 square meters of balcony. If you bring your own ingredients, you can cook for yourself in the kitchen. If you are eligible for accommodation until December 20th, you can adapt to the Shinju discount. ※ It is located in a quiet villa area, and the following matters are prohibited by the villa area rules. ・ Being loud or noisy after sunset ・ Acts of using fire such as bonfires and fireworks ・ Collection of wild vegetables outside the premises of the facility
Home in Nozawa
Kalik House: Japanese style home in NozawaOnsen
Kalik House is managed by Nozawa Hospitality to better serve your needs! Private Japanese style home in the center of NozawaOnsen. Easily sleeps 8-10 people on futon beds. Perfect for family holiday or groups. Short walking distance to village center, gondola and bus stop. Min requirement of 2 nights in Dec-Feb weekend SUMMER RENTAL AVAILABLE Minors must be accompanied by at least 1 adult aged 20 & above in compliance with local laws.
Home in 京都市
<Kouhaku Machiya> 2-min walk to Kitano Tenmangu
2-minute walk from Kitano Tenmangu Shrine, famous for its plum blossoms and autumn leaves! An Outdoor bath made of Shigaraki ceramics.Enjoy the feeling of traveling and stay as if you were living in a house with a washing machine, kitchen and tableware. Please relax comfortably in a well-equipped machiya house with a Kyoto-like atmosphere.

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Private room in Ogasawara
Sharehouse Umi
Cabin in Nagano
Elegant, secluded cabin for couples & families
Earthen home in Koshimizu city, Shari province 斜里郡小清水町
Tida House (Hand-made strawbale house!)
Cabin in Isumi-shi
Brooklyn ✖️ Entire log house. BBQ Higashiya is also available for light rain BBQ! There is a high-speed optical line. A 5-minute walk by sea and a 5-minute drive by supermarket
Religious building in Kiryu
The entire temple hotel in Kiryu just for you!
Dome in Fujikawaguchiko, Minamitsuru District
Sweet Doom glamping Luxury Suite Time for 2 * Varie
Home in Fujieda
Japan Charm&Tradition-Yui Valley(easy Tokyo/Kyoto)
Tiny home in Sakuho, Minamisaku District
Sanson Terrace "off-grid tiny cottage"
Tiny home in Shinano, Kamiminochi District
Anoie Private Sauna House with Stunning Views of Lake Nojiri
Private room in Nagano
Limited to one group per day
Cabin in 軽井沢町
The whole building overlooks the forest from a large window. It's the same environment as your home, so you can stay with peace of mind.
Home in 北佐久郡軽井沢町
Ring House - Floating in the woods - Enjoy the extraordinary. ★ Welcome to Long-Term Stays ★

House rentals with jacuzzis in Japan

Home in 虻田郡
Ezo 365 Resort Home 4 Bedroom
Home in 西牟婁郡
Villa★Pool & BBQ Grill★Sunning Sea view
Home in 高山市天満町5丁目
Near by 高山 Station with "Open -air bath" "Digging”
Home in Shimoda
Entire trailer house with stunning views of the ocean/Entire property with Jacuzzi, BBQ and fire pit
Home in Karuizawa, Kitasaku District
LAKESIDE HOUSE 10-min drive from Karuizawa Sta.
Home in Izunokuni
Magnificent mount Fuji. BBQ while watching Mt Fuji
Home in Shimoda-shi
Hill Top House With Spa Bath Kisami, Shimoda
Home in Ginoza, Kunigami District
Superb view House COPAIN
Home in Hayama, Miura District
Hayama the terrace house
Home in 恩納村
450 ㎡ Onna village mountain top sea view pool 5 BR 3 bath big garden C
Home in Hayama, Miura District
[Hayama Rental Villa] TBS Banana Man A relaxing journey in the "Jacuzzi right in front of the sea" introduced in the gourmet
Home in Nagasaki
[Oyado Ryu] Japanese modern ancient house with open-air bath of cypress 115 ㎡ private inn 1 group per day only [8 people can stay]

Vacation rentals with jacuzzis in Japan

Cabin in いすみ市
(Isumi) The Governor's Retreat@The Enclave 〜「総督庵」〜
Hut in Inashiki
Entire building! BBQ, fire pit, pizza pot, Goemon bath. Training, New Year's Eve, reunion. Beer server. 30 people.
Hut in Ōmachi-shi
Large, traditional country house with hot spring!
Villa in Hokuto-shi
Grand Alps View/Jacuzzi & Spa/Luxe Lodge
Cabin in Zaō-machi, Katta-gun
Pvt. LogCabin♨Natural HotSpring&FreeParking/Mt.ZAO
Private room in 虻田郡俱知安町
Sekka Jug 4 Bedroom Condo
Guesthouse in Isumi-shi
The Forestarium (Annex@The Enclave) Isumi, Chiba
Home in 白山市
天然温泉露天風呂付きログハウス Natural Hot Spring With Log House
Serviced apartment in Minamiboso
Ocean view from every room/Jacuzzi/BBQ/Big monitor/UMInoTERRACE Senkura
Home in Katsuura
1 accommodation in 2021! Direct access to the️ private beach! BBQ is available even when it rains in the️ roofed facility! Must see the️ starry sky!️ Karaoke
Villa in Katashina, Tone District
Romance |Forest Plum |Max 5|Wi-Fi|pet OK| parking
Tiny home in JP
Three cozy trailer houses overlooking the sea. Entire house. Sauna, BBQ, glamping. Some national travel assistance discounts available.

Your guide to Japan

Welcome to Japan

Whether you’re new to Japan or you’ve traveled here many times, this country of 430 inhabited islands will unveil a new facet at every turn. You can take in the lakes and shrines surrounding Mount Fuji, the brilliant building-high signs of Osaka, the ancient temples of Kyoto, and the avant-garde architecture on remote Naoshima Island. Tokyo is a feast for urban aesthetes, with globally chic design stores, fashion boutiques, and cocktail bars, while the dramatic gorges and vapor-wrapped volcanos of Hokkaido’s national parks will thrill lovers of the outdoors.

It’s hard not to make Japanese cuisine a cornerstone of your visit, whether you’re sampling your way through regional styles of ramen or honoring the season’s most evocative ingredients with an elegant kaiseki meal. The twin assets of Japanese hospitality and the country’s well-designed infrastructure make it easy to experience Japan’s many delights, traveling between megacities and remote coastal villages.

When is the best time to stay in a vacation rental in Japan?

Though it’s hard to make generalizations about an archipelago that stretches 1,900 miles, Japan is generally considered to have a temperate subtropical climate, with hot, humid summers, cool but mild winters, and a distinct spring and fall. The farther from Tokyo you travel, of course, the more you’ll want to consult local conditions. The climate in the snowy northern island of Hokkaido — where winter temperatures dip below freezing for a month or two — can be quite different from that of semi-tropical Okinawa in the south, where humid 90-degree summer days are the norm. On the main island of Honshu, spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November) are the most comfortable, not to mention the most popular times to visit. The landscape is at its most expressive then, especially during Japan’s famed cherry-blossom season in late March and early April. If you are traveling to Japan in late summer, monitor the weather reports for tropical cyclones blowing in from the Pacific Ocean, and keep in mind, September and October are the height of the country’s rain season, so bring waterproof outerwear as well as indoor plans.

What are the top things to do in Japan?

Kyoto’s Higashiyama District

As the imperial seat for more than a millennium, Kyoto has preserved hundreds of stunning temples, palaces, gardens, and of course, the legendary geisha districts. The historic Higashiyama District is one of the most atmospheric corners in this tradition-minded city, and you can spend hours wandering down narrow streets lined with wood-frame houses and centuries-old artisan shops, darting into side streets to peek in small shrines, before visiting the 1,200-year-old Kiyomizudera temple, with its terrace overlooking downtown. Higashiyama shines brightest during the 10-day Hanatoro festival in March, when thousands of paper lanterns appear.

Hiking in the Japanese Alps

Seventy percent of Japan’s landmass is covered in mountain ranges, which curve along the entire sweep of the archipelago. One of the most glorious spots in the northern Japanese Alps is the 673-square-mile Chūbu-Sangaku National Park, located between Toyama and Nagano, 150 miles northwest of Tokyo. In the summer, you can hike along the Azusa river at Kamikochi, seek out the hot springs around Okuhida, or if you’re an experienced mountaineer, trek from mountain hut to mountain hut (make reservations beforehand). In winter, skiers and snowboarders make pilgrimages to the resorts at Hakuba.

Island-Hopping in Okinawa

If you don’t think of traveling to Japan for sublime beach time, you’ve never visited the Okinawan archipelago at the southern end of Japan. Using Okinawa City as your base, you can take ferries or short flights to reach some of its 160 far-flung islands. Go snorkeling in the clear turquoise waters surrounding Tokashiki Island, where clownfish and butterfly fish dart among the coral reefs. Loll on the powdery white-sand beaches of Hateruma Island. Wander around historic houses with tiled roofs and sculptures on Taketomi Island. Everywhere you go, you can sample Okinawa’s distinctive Ryukyuan cuisine, which incorporates influences from China and southeast Asia.

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