Yokomura is a fully renovated traditional Japanese farmhouse built over 150 years ago during the late Edo Period. We offer guests a one of a kind farm to table Bed and Breakfast experience for those looking to experience the Japanese countryside.
Opening in April 2016, Yokomura is a fully renovated traditional Japanese farmhouse in the idllyic countryside of Yamanashi. Just over an hour from central Tokyo by car or train, the village is a world away from the city. The house itself dates back to the late edo period and is around 150 years old. Built using traditional Japanese carpentry techniques, the house has been fully renovated using mostly sustainabley harvested, local material. Fully insulated An open floor plan on the first floor lets guests make use of the expansive space for
Guests have the entire property to themselves.
Interaction with guests
We are an international family and live nearby. We are available to help guests and provide local advice when needed and offer privacy for those who desire it.
Please be aware that because the house is located in a traditional village we ask that guests be respectful of our neighbors and adhere to quiet time after 10pm.
Zen Den is run by two long term residents of Japan who want to share with you the unique neighborhoods and spaces they have discovered. Our goal is to provide you with a comfortable and private space where you can really feel at home while you explore this country.