The SpaceReasonable priced TATAMI Room with good space. about 10-13 SQM for single or a couple, in case of family, over 3-4 guests, we can prepare 2 connecting room for Family use. Guest AccessAny place except Staffs or Family member's private space. Interaction with GuestsWhen you have some communication problem in English, we have English-speaking , Senior Volunteer for overseas Guest support any time over the phone or internet telephone , including Travel Route Guide or Ticketing service, etc, like Concierge, though we are NOT Hotel, with free of charge. The NeighborhoodSEIUNKAN is located in the Foot of Mountain Area in the North-West of Komoro city with beautiful scenery with Clean Air, Water, Rich of Green at 860m above Sea Level, peaceful, cozy, quite, authentic real Japanese Woodland life you can touch unlike one in big city, just 90 minutes by Shinkansen via Karuizawa from Tokyo. Old-fashioned Farmer's Guest House with Woodlan Life Experience, in different season, you can enjoy. At least 4 times, you have to come back again. Getting Around= ACCESS to SEIUNKAN:
1.From TOKYO to Komoro, take Hokuriku SHINKANSEN to KARUIZAW (for 1 hour) with JR Railway Pass.
2.From Karuizawa to Komoro, take Shinano Railway, Local Line to change Platform from Shinkansen, connecting Local Train is waiting for you,
3.From Karuizawa to Komoro Station, just for 5th Station (about 30 minutes), almost empty seat with No reserved seat ticket at all. Recommend to take first Front train).
4.At Kmoro Station, Go upstairs, and then Turn to the Right to go downstairs, 20 m ahead, you can find, only ONE EXIT of Komoro Station. Miyasaka, Owner Chef is waiting for you with Welcome Sign Board for easier Identification of SEIUNKAN, (As to details, you may check with Photo Album on Airbnb site)
(B)By Express BUS:
1.From SHINJUKU Bus Terminal (Shinjuku New South Bus Terminal) by JR bus or Seibu Bus or, Chikuma Bus, for Komoro Station, for about 3 hours with reserved ticket.
1.Take JOSHINETSU KOUSOKU Express Highway towards NAGANO direction, and exit at KOMORO IC.
2.TURN to LEFT at Signal of Komoro IC
3.Go uphill towards the ASAMA SUNLINE Road at Kmoro North IC, where on the Left hand you can find Lawson Convenience store at Signal.
4.TURN to LEFT at Lawson , about 200 m ahead at SHINKA Signal, where, you can find Seven-Eleven on your Left, and Ramen Shop on the Right, as well as our Big Sign Board, Seiunkan Dogrun & Garden at Right Corner.
5.Go straight on along uphill road for about 3-4 minutes, when road starts to go downhill, then you can find Big Traffic Mirror 100 m ahead at Three-forked Road, and our Parking Lot Sign., P with Arrow Sign.
6.TURN to LEFT, 20 m ahead on the Left, you can find our Free Parking Lot with Big SEIUNKAN Logo Sign on the Rock.
(D)Free Pick-up service at Komoro Statoin; for Guests by Railway subject to pre-notice of the Arrival Time. If there is NO pre-notice is given , or in case of NO notice on the delayed time or change of arrival time, Guests shall take Taxi to come to SEIUNKAN at your own expense. Due to our own limited manpower to keep reasonable fee, we hardly pick you up at Komoro Station . Other Things to NoteMajor House Rule & Meal Option:
=SEIUNKAN House Rule= (as of (PHONE NUMBER HIDDEN).Free Pick-Up, Drop-Off Service:
For the Overseas Guests checking in by Train or Express Bus , we can pick up or drop off at the Komoro Station only subject to prior booking of Arrival or Departure to be made by either e-mail or telephone one day before.(not later than 18:00 one day prior to Check-In Date or Check-Out Time)
At the time of any Delayed Arrival except one caused by inevitable unexpected traffic accidents or bad weather and except the case of prior notice to us, Guests shall take Taxi to SEIUNKAN at their own expense. (about 10 minutes, about Yen 2,000/One way) No Information on Arrival or Departure Time is allowed.
We can also send to ONSEN, just 10 minutes away by our car , with Free of Charge with our own Free Ticket not later than 19:30.
Japanese Farmers are likely to go t bed earlier and get up early in the morning.
(Between 13:00 and 20;00)every morning, Room cleaning Time
At the time of Check-In ,later than 20:00 , please make sure to let us know by either e-mail or Telephone for our final Approval just one day before.
Due to the any delay caused by traffic accident, etc, please make sure to advise in advance, we may wait for your delayed arrival case by case.
Basically not later than 10:00 . However, if still room is available, under the permission by SEIUNKAN, you are allowed to stay longer up to 14:00 with Free storage of your luggage.
For Early Bird Guest, leaving before 07:00 or earlier in the morning, subject to prior notice one day before, we can serve Sand-witch or Rice Ball
Please make sure to make payment for extra charge in Japanese Yen, just one day before Check-Out, neither Foreign Currency , nor Credit Card is accepted..
In case of requesting receipt, please advise at the time of Check-In, in advance, Name of Payee.
Regarding the Meals, depending on your Travel Budget or Time of Arrival, you take several options:
=Special Local Gourmet Course:(Shinshu WAGYU Beef with original sweets) at Yen 4,000.-/Adult ,
*Beef Steak (Minimum serving = One Adult)
*Beef SUKIYAKI (Minimum Serving=TWO Adults)
Healthy WASHOKU (Dinner =@Yen 2,000.-/Day/Adult) + Washoku Breakfast or Western Style or its Combination at only @Yen 500.-/Day/Adult) =Total @Yen 2,500.-/Day/Adult, as extra Payment in Cash, for your choice, very popular Super-valued Meals for Guests. You can refer through our own Airbnb Photo Album.
If you save your own Travel Budget, you have Take-Out Home Home Delivery Service at SEIUNKAN, for Example, KATSUDON, RAMEN, CURRY-RICE, PASTA, etc. for your Choice, at Yen 1,000.-/Dish at cost, you can refer on our Photo Album.
you can buy Food or Snacks Drinks at Convenience Store on the way to SEIUNKAN by our Free Car Service from Komoro Station at your expense.
For Early Birds, including Guest Checking OUT before 07:00 AM in the morning or go mountaineering, instead of Breakfast, we will prepare for light Snack or Rice Ball(ONIGIRI) prior to Pre-notice , just one day before latest, for your convenience.
5. Food Allergy or Food Restriction, :
If you have problem of Food Allergy or some particular foods you are NOT allowed to eat for some religious reasons or so, please do NOT hesitate to advise in advance by mail.
We are proud of serving Earth-Friendly , Healthy SLOW Food for all Guests who can understand our own Philosophy and Concept on Importance of daily Food & Health as a part of Culture.