Sanson Terrace "off-grid tiny cottage"In Ohinata, Sakuho-town, Nagano-pref. We built a small cottage at a mountain side of the natural woodland which separated for a while from the colony. The time flows graceful here, while the interval of farm labor or works in the mountain. It is a special time to have Coffee or Beer while looking at Mt. Morai on the other side. You can spend time, being surrounded by nature... reading books slowly, taking a walk the mountain, listening songs of birds while lie on a hammock in the forest.
Genuine half-timbered cottage in the woodsStay in an authentic half timbered cottage in the woods of Karuizawa, Japan's most renowned retreat highland sanctuary. Walk, bicycle, stroll in the woods, visit gourmet restaurants nearby. This house is highly insulated with a centralized heating system, for your comfortable winter stay. Burning woods in the fireplace adds up an exquisite winter atmosphere.
Sanson Terrace "silkworm house"Ohinata in Sakuho-town is a small village in a valley. I renovated a 80 years small wooden house by myself taking a long time. The building used to be used for raising silkworms by farms. It was our culture and industry to get silks in this area. You can have a calm time for having Coffee and beer, reading books, listening music... The village is surrounded by nature for hiking to mountains and rivers. Some local families live in around the house, so please stay like the village people.