Japanese Tea Ceremony&Perfect room!

Private room
6 Guests
4 Beds

Request to Book

Per Night
Per Month

This property is unavailable.

When are you traveling?
Enter dates for accurate prices and availability.

This is a rare find.
Harue's place is usually booked.
Love this place? Book soon!
Chances are...
Harue's place will get booked for these dates.
Chances are...
Harue's place will get booked for these dates.
Reserve for disaster relief
Harue has waived the cost of staying here for people displaced by
Strict Cancellation
50% refund until one week before arrival, except service fees.
Report this listing
You have reported this listing. Undo?

About this listing

Character Japanese house with Japanese gardens outside and tea rooms inside available in Sendai. Much larger than the usual Japanese home so suitable for groups wanting a comfortable stay. Free tea ceremony and secure parking included in the price!

Contact Host

Bedroom with 1 futon setup.

Bedroom with 1 futon setup.

The Space
Bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 4
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Room type: Private room


Extra people: $17 / night after the first guest
Weekly Price: $193 /week
Monthly Price: $504 /month
Cancellation: Strict


The Space

This listing is for your own room in a beautiful and characteristic Japanese house in Sendai, Miyagi.

This room is a traditional Japanese style guest room we have available in a beautiful and characteristic Japanese house.

It is suitable for up to 3 people with tatami mat floor and futons for sleeping on.

We also have larger and smaller rooms in the house for staying at, please check for availability. The property is suitable for large groups or families.

The house has 6 bedrooms, fantastic gardens, a classical style Japanese tea room where you can experience a real Japanese tea ceremony from a tea master (English not available for this unfortunately, the tea master (who is also the home owner) only speaks Japanese) included in the stay price!

Walking distance nearby there is a supermarket (10 minute walk), convenience store (15 mins), Japanese restaurant (15 mins), and a Korean restaurant (8 mins).

You will have access to the bathroom (shower, bath with power jets, cold water bath, sauna), toilet (also separate urinal), living room, fully equipped kitchen with fridge space available upon request.

☆ Free WiFi broadband internet and DIY laundry is available.

The kitchen, bathroom & living room will also be used by the home owners and other guests, however you will often have the place to yourself.

If some or all of this sounds good to you, please get in touch with us, and we'll be happy to help you.

Guest Access

Guests have access to their room, the living room, kitchen, dining area, utility and make up room, bathroom and associated facilities. The parking area and gardens are also available for guests to use. The tea rooms are usually only there for your welcoming tea ceremony.

The house may have other guests staying the same time you are so other guest rooms are usually off limits.

The amenities are shared with other guests and the house owner, so it is preferred that you ask to make sure it is available before using (for example the washing machine). There is a separate toilet upstairs and 2 downstairs as well as a urinal.

Interaction with Guests

Harue will be able to help guests when she can as she lives in Sendai (although a different area). Robert is usually working abroad but can answer complicated matters via e-mail.

One of Harue's parents (Sumio & Mitsue) will likely be there is assist if required, however their foreign language ability (non-Japanese) is low, so e-mail assistance is usually advised for any complicated matters.

Sumio (Harue's father) is a tea master and provides the complimentary welcome tea ceremony for guests which has been enjoyed by many guests. It's usually performed after you've arrived and settled, or the next day if you are arriving late.

The Neighborhood

The area is a quiet residential area, so suitable for get-aways from busy areas or just more space than most Japanese accommodation allows.

Getting Around

There is a nearby bus which takes you to the Izumi-chou subway station which you can access Sendai train station and airport from.

Secured parking is included for free if you have your own vehicle although there is a height restriction on vehicles (approximately 2.3 metres).

If you wish to see the areas washed away by the 2011 tsunami you will need a car as there is no regular public transport to those areas.

You can get to the house from Sendai station by taking the subway for 20 minutes followed a bus for 15 minutes. A direct taxi will take 25-30 minutes and works out around the same price if more than 2 people are staying in the same room.

Other Things to Note

Please arrive between 3pm and 9pm if possible, although we'll try to be flexible to your needs. Public transport gets difficult after this time frame and taxi prices go up significantly too.

Guest rooms all have heaters/air conditioners, WiFi and electricity outlets.

+ More

House Rules

Please be respectful and be aware the house is used as a normal residential house usually.

Please clean up after yourself (any use of kitchen or food in guest rooms), provided supplies used such as towels are to be placed in the washing machine after use.

Please keep the volume down after 10:30pm.

No pets allowed unless permission is given first, please ask! Smoking is not allowed inside the house, but OK outside. Alcohol is allowed.

Eating in the guest rooms is allowed, but please be careful to prevent crumbs / liquids falling on the tatami mats, as they are difficult to clean. Guest rooms should have tables available for this.

Please keep any children (and adults!) under control (no running/ball games) as Japanese houses are built to be lightweight (due to earthquakes) so balls and people can go through the walls/doors easily!

+ More

1 night minimum stay
Entrance to the house.

Entrance to the house.

15 Reviews

Check In

This host has 156 reviews for other properties.

View Other Reviews

About the Host, Harue

Sendai, Japan
Member since July 2013


Explore other options in and around Tomiya