[Accommodation] Minshuku in Shirakawago

The recommended Gassho Minshuku

”Minshuku” means guest house in Japanese.

This article is about the Gassho style minshuku we recommend, we choose the top 5 popular Gassho style minshuku and introduce their special features. Their locations are as follow:

Most of the minshuku provide shower amenities and small towels, but they do not provide personal use goods like toothbrush, razor etc. Moreover, we also like to remind every traveler to bring your own, let’s try to reduce waste and keep the environment clean and beautiful.

 

Minshuku Gensaku

 

Guest can enjoy the delicious dinner and breakfast if you stay here; all the ingredients are personally selected by the host.

  • Walking distance: 7 minutes by walk from bus station
  • Maximum of each room: 4 people
  • Number of rooms: 4
  • Number of toilets: 2 for women, 1 for men
  • Facilities: heater, 1 public bathroom.
  • Check-in and Check-out time: 15:00/9:00
  • Dinner and breakfast time: 7:00/18:30

Introduce article:

[Accommodation] Yummy yummy dinner & breakfast minshuku in Shirakawago “Gensaku”

2018.05.05

Minshuku Otaya

 

The Gassho building has more than 170 years history, and it’s the closest minshuku from the new bus station. Guests can enjoy the delicious rice and vegetable that grown by the host family. Although it is a little far from the village center, it is a nice quieter place to stay.

  • Distance: 5 minutes by walk from bus station, 10 minutes walk to village center
  • Maximum of each room: 4 people
  • Number of rooms: 5
  • Number of toilets:2 for women, 2 for men
  • Facilities:heater, 1 public bathroom
  • Check-in and Check-out time: 15:00/9:00
  • Dinner and breakfast time: 7:30/17:30

 

Introduce article:

[Accommodation] Shirakawa-go gassho-zukuri minshuku “Otaya”

2018.05.04

Minshuku Magoemon

 

It’s the most popular minshuku in the village, which has 280 years history. The location is just next to the river side, guests not only can enjoy the beautiful snow view, but also river bank view. The host is a caring person, they serve dishes one by one so that guests could have hot plate in time.

  • Distance: 8 minutes by walk from bus station
  • Maximum of each room: 4 people
  • Number of rooms: 6
  • Number of toilets: 3 for women and 1 for men
  • Facilities: heater, 1 public bathroom
  • Check-in and Check-out time: 15:00/9:00
  • Dinner and breakfast time: 7:30/18:00

 

Introduce article:

[Accommodation] TripAdvisor No.1 B&B in Shirakawago | Homely gassho style house “Magoemon”

2018.05.04

Minshuku Nodaniya

 

This Minshuku is located on the north part of the village, it’s only 5 minutes walk from the famous sightseeing spot “the three little houses”. Besides, the host provides nice mountain cuisine and grill salted fish, it’s a perfect place to experience Japanese’s hospitality.

  • Distance: 13 minutes by walk from bus station.
  • Maximum of each room: 4 people
  • Number of rooms: 5
  • Number of toilets:
  • Facilities: heater, 1 public bathroom
  • Check-in and Check-out time: 15:00/9:00
  • Dinner and breakfast time: 7:30/18:00

 

Minshuku Yokichi

It’s few of the minshuku just next to the river side, at here you can hear the river while sleep. And enjoy of the hospitality form the host who speaks English.

  • Distance: 8 minutes by walk from the bus station
  • Maximum of each room: 4 people
  • Number of rooms: 5
  • Number of toilets:2 toilet, one Japanese style toilet
  • Facilities: heater and 1 public bathroom
  • Check-in and Check-out time: 14:00/9:30
  • Dinner and breakfast time: 7:30/18:30