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[Renovating] “HARUYA Umekoji” Shared Dormitory Room “Suou”

[Renovating] “HARUYA Umekoji” Shared Dormitory Room “Suou”

2019-07-10

At the “HARUYA Umekoji”, with four different tastes of hundred-year-old traditional architectures, the most affordable shared dormitory room, “Suou” has been redesigned. We can use the desk and backrest in a bed with a private feel that is easy for even beginners to spend. In a private space where three sides are covered by a […]

Deer and Big Buddha and Take a deep breath in Mt. Wakakusa

Deer and Big Buddha and Take a deep breath in Mt. Wakakusa

2019-07-03

Wakakusayama Mt., a symbol of Nara, which is lined with deer and great Buddha. It is a place that is widely loved by from nursery schools and kindergarten children to adults. In January, there is a “Yamayaki” festival which more than 40,000 people visit in one day. Wakakusayama Mt. is popular for its panoramic view […]

Manyo Botanic Garden of this month

Manyo Botanic Garden of this month

2019-06-26

At the “Manyo Botanic Garden” in Nara, we can meet about 300 plants and flowers that appear in “Manyoshu”, the source of the new era “Reiwa”. When you come to the Great Buddha Hall, Nara Park, please do not miss it. Manyo Botanic Garden in June Manyo Botanic Garden in March ■ Outline of Manyo […]

Plum Rice Porridge of HARUYA Morning Porridge

Plum Rice Porridge of HARUYA Morning Porridge

2019-06-20

4 different tastes of 100 years traditional architecture, ‘HARUYA Umekoji’, has the opportunity to be familiar with Japanese culture through Japanese staple foods “rice”. Plum Rice Porridge is called ‘Ume-gayu’ and written as 梅粥. We hope you enjoy the classic in Japan with the grace of the rich four seasons. HARUYA Umekoji 4 different tastes of […]

Remodeled the room type of “Chigusa” in [HARUYA Umekoji]

Remodeled the room type of “Chigusa” in [HARUYA Umekoji]

2019-06-18

The room type of “Chigusa” in [HARUYA Umekoji], 4 different tastes of 100 years classic architecture, has been remodeled. To be more comfortable, it emphasizes usability from the user’s point of view. At within walking distance to Kiyomizu Temple or Gion [HARUYA Higashiyama], and a 120 years village headman residence [HARUYA Naramachi] in Nara, HARUYA will continue to […]

KAKIGORI, Japanese Shaved Ice has coming.

KAKIGORI, Japanese Shaved Ice has coming.

2019-06-07

The season of “KAKIGORI”, Japanese Shaved Ice, has come again this year. Even from the same book, we can get a special feeling when we read while traveling, and we can feel the same “KAKIGORI”, especially when we eat in the traditional architecture. The real thrill of traveling may be in such a place. We […]

Weeding section of How to make “HARUYA Morning Porridge”.

Weeding section of How to make “HARUYA Morning Porridge”.

2019-05-31

We met a small tadpole in the HARUYA own pesticide-free rice fields in fresh green leaves of early summer. In order to improve the growth of rice, weeding that takes place 10 days after rooting. About every 10th day, we will weed three or four times until harvest. With our slogan “Link the past, present and the […]

“Homemade Plum Juice” is coming.

“Homemade Plum Juice” is coming.

2019-05-24

100 years classic architecture, HARUYA, offer “Homemade Plum Juice” using plums that can be harvested in the HARUYA own garden. Hope the guests enjoy refreshing summer time with the faint scent of plum. HARUYA The 100 years Japanese classic architectures, HARUYA escorts you the long established Japan, in original name NIPPON. In Kyoto and Nara, the two ancient […]

Planting section of How to make “HARUYA Morning Porridge”.

Planting section of How to make “HARUYA Morning Porridge”.

2019-05-12

100 Years classic architecture, HARUYA, starts cultivating “HARUYA Morning Porridge” rice, which can be eaten every morning, without pesticides in HARUYA own rice field. Today is the day of rice planting. Succeeding seedlings were planted one by one in rice fields. From now until November of harvest, we will keep watching while repeating the grass […]

What is HARUYA? 

HARUYA is the traditional architecture, called MACHIYA, made by same architectural techniques with shrines and temples of World Heritage or National Treasures. Located two ancient capitals of Japan, Kyoto and Nara, which have two third of the Japanese national treasures. HARUYA in Japanese translates as “sunny, sacred, spring, family”, symbolizing Japan philosophy.

HARUYA is based on three core principles, which remain unchanged in both Kyoto and Nara branches.

1. Original of materials
2. Ordinal of customs
3. Organized of cities

HARUYA’s three principles are what Japanese people desire to convey beyond generations to generations. HARUYA is not “something like Japan” but “long established Japan”. HARUYA does not require difficult treatment besides “spend quietly at night” while historical buildings more than 100 years old. With classic staples from a long time ago, HARUYA would like to help you understand each other and respect each other through the memorable journey before check-in to after check-out.

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日本最多の国宝を有する2つの国際都市、京都と奈良。それぞれに佇む、趣きの異なる[はる家]の町家。

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HARUYA has several branches in 2 international cities, Kyoto and Nara.

Please be careful not to make a mistake with sister branches when visiting.
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HARUYA Higashiyama | Kyoto

100 years Japanese architecture called Machiya, “HARUYA Higashiyama” is. Located at Kyoto Higashiyama area, more than 12 million people visit in a year, it is within walking distance to Kiyomizu Temple, Gion and Main shopping district. 15 minutes by subway from Kyoto station. In the morning and evening, we can walk along the small river and enjoy a pleasant stroll.

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HARUYA Higashiyama | Kyoto
HARUYA Umekoji | Kyoto

4 different tastes of 100 years architecture, [HARUYA Umekoji] is. 8 minutes by bus (15 minutes walk) from Kyoto station. Walking distance to two world heritage sites (Toji, Nishihonganji). One way bus stop to Kiyomizu Temple, Gion, Kinkakuji etc. Long-established Kyoto style such as Japanese garden, lattice, round window, edge side are respectfully inherited.

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HARUYA Umekoji | Kyoto
HARUYA Naramachi | Nara

120 years of the village headman residence, “HARUYA Naramachi” is. Guest rooms with traditional Japanese houses have fully Japanese atmosphere. Located in NARAMACHI area with the townscape from ancient times. Walking distance to Nara Park, Great Buddha statue and five other World Heritage sites. 8 minutes by bus from Nara station (15 minutes on foot).

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HARUYA Naramachi | Nara
Whole House Rental | ALL HARUYA

100 years old typical Japanese wooden architecture provide accommodations with traditional atmosphere. As a place for the exchange study abroad, group travel, or with young child, we wish to offer travelers an opportunity to meet Japanese culture and exchange cultural experiences. After check-in, visitors could spend free time in the entire building without a curfew.

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Whole House Rental | ALL HARUYA