About this listing
It's small town.there are street lined with hotels and lot of souvenir shops.but my place located just outside Akan village(about 10 mins ) in a quiet street with woodlands. you can enjoy skiing,icefishing , snowbording, hiking, climbing Mt.
we usually accept one person,(only have one small bed) but if you want to stay 2people that can be possible
in that case we can use futon mattress.
The room has small sofa with table. desk and chair for work.
you can overlook the pine forest from the window.(sometimes appear deer or fox)
This room is my younger daughter's prior room.
There is shared bathroom(no toilet) upstair near the your room, toilet is in downstair.
free Wifi , free 3 bikes and free parking.
you can use our parking space.
you can share with us livingroom bathroom and kitehen, fridge wooden deck without our private room.
I'm usally in the living room, please feel free to come down to living room for fun chat.
Interaction with Guests
I can speak english, but my english isn't perfect.
I get into flyfishing, if you'd like to try flyfishing, please ask me beforhand when you booked.
( guide is 15000yen include fishing gear)
if you just want to visit Akan river, I'll take you the river if I'm available during fishing season, you don't need to pay and getting fishing license.
my small village has an abundant hot spring so I can take you hotel's hot spring bath.
if you don't have car I can guide around sightseeing spot if I am available, using driving service. (within one way 80km distance , about 1hour 30min but I can't go to Masyu area durnig winter, only summer season)
using driving service can visit Abashiri drfting ice(only Feb) Abashiri prison museum, Masyu or Kusyaro lake,( only summer season) Onneto lake, seeing crane so on. Plesae ask me if you want to visit any particularly place.
driving sevice(also picking service is one way per 3000yen within 80km distance.I can drop by crane center on our way road.)
3000yen is just only for gas cost. I hope you understand it.
going to Kushiro or Abashiri station or airport takes about 1hour 30min from my house, (thers are some bus between Kushiro and my place, the fare is one person per 2700yen, if you are the couple, my offering is less cheaper than Akan bus.
I can give you drive to our small town during winter season because outside is very cold( but It's walking distance 10min, you don't need to pay for me)
our small town(Akanko onsen) has small Eco museum, Ainu village, sightseeing boat etc.
seeing japanese national crane just takes 1hour by car from my house.(only during winter season,( It start from mid Nov to March)
if you don't have car, I can take you some sightseeing spot by using our driving seavice.( one way per 3000yen)
our place is accessible to Kushiro swamp Marshland (you can access by geting on Noroko train from Kushiro station)
visiting Masyu Lake or Kusyaro Lake(There no bus between Akanko and Masyu, you need a car please let me know if you need driving service)
my town's local specialty is Marimo green ball.( they live in bottoom lake Akan)
Lake Akan have sightseeing boat(1500yen) the boat will take you the Marimo museum.(it strat May to the end of Oct)
Akan has 2 mountain, one is Oakan other is Meakan. you can enjoy to climb( it takes about 6hour)
our town have winter festival with firework everyday on the lake Akan( it's starting from 31th January to mid of March) you can enjoy ice fishing, riding snowmobill,quad bike even banana boat.
Abashiri has winter fes(about 7th to 11th Feb) it takes 1hour 30min from my house by car.
going to Shiretoko world heritage takes 4hour by car from my place. ( you can't use driving service)
best way is having rental car. or train,and flight.
check out of JR Hokkaido web.(They sell reasonable rail pass for other country's visitor.)
' exprience Japan ' ANA airline ticket fare is also reasonable.domestic japan's ticket can buy about only 100dollar if you have foreign air ticket.
check out of ANA web.
There is Akan bus conneting between Kushirostation or Kushiroairport and my place.(fare is 2650yen）there no bus between our place and Masyu, Abashiri area. Let me know if you are interested our driving service.
nearest JR staition
Masyu(our driving seavice can't go to Masyu area during winter season)
nearest air port
Other Things to Note
please read up my listing. I rent only one room with single bed.(but 2people can stay, we use Futton mattress)
If you want to take a shower pleses press the start button then wait about 3mint,the ring let you know utilization (feel free to ask me how to use the shower)
The toiet has downstair.