Welcome to Blue Sky Guesthouse's website!!
We are Japanese style B&B, built in July 2009, at Kumano Hongu, World Heritage site.
from Kumano Hongu Taisha shrine : one of the destinations of Kumano-kodo, only 10minutes walk.
Private bath and restroom, Wi-fi in your guestrooms, laundry and more...convenient facilities are available!
from JPY6,000 per person, per night, including breakfast.
One of the "BEST PLACES TO STAY" of "LONELY PLANET JAPAN" 2012 edition!
We are planning the construction works in our backyard from 28th February to August 2014.
For not to bother our guests, we ask the constructor that their working time will be limited between 9am and 4pm.
But for the guests staying 2nights or more at our guesthouse, it may disturb them in the daytime…
We sincerely apologize for inconvenience. We think you can stay at quiet environment after 4pm, the ending time of the construction work.
Thank you for your understanding and co-operations.
For dear all guests
Our check-in time is from 3 p.m.
Before 3 p.m., we are out for buying foods and doing errands, and the entrance door is closed.
If you want to leave your luggage before your check-in at guesthouse, please contact us in advance and tell the time of your arrival, CERTAINLY!
Thank you for your understanding!
2014.2.27 "SENNIN-BURO 仙人風呂", the huge open-air bath in Kawayu onsen was washed away because of flood.
Unfortunately, its open period is ended early about 2013-2014 season. Thank you for understanding...
2014.2.15 We are re-opened and construction works was finished!! Sorry again for inconveniences during our closure... And we are really looking forward to seeing our guests!!
2014.1.13 We are very sorry we are temporary closed between 13Jan. and 14Feb. due to the road construction in front of us. We will re-open on 15Feb. We are looking forward to seeing our guests after our re-opening!!
2013.11.20 Bus services between Tanabe and Hongu will be reduced after 1st Dec.2013. The new timetable is updated.
2012.8.16 We started to sell the"W-PASS", the convenient and valuable ticket for bus and train ticket!! For detail of "W-PASS", check this link. Sorry, for "Temporary Visa" holders only. Our working hours are 7:00 - 10:00, 15:00 - 21:00, Unfixed closed. If you are not the guests of ours and want to purchase the "W-PASS" only, please contact us in advance and tell when you visit to us.
2012.5.7 We are chosen as one hotel of "BEST PLACES TO STAY" of "Lonely Planet JAPAN"! Thanks a lot!
2012.2.11 We re-opened Blue Sky Guesthouse on 11st Feb.2012! We are looking forward to your visit!
2011.9.4 Due to the effects of Typhoon #12"Talas" and #15"Roke",Blue Sky Guesthouse is temporarily closed.
Thank you to those that have contacted us regarding our safety.The Blue Sky Guesthouse staff are all safe, although the guesthouse itself has received some flooding damage and it will take some time to repair.
Unfortunately, we suppose The Blue Sky Guesthouse is closed during 2011 for repairing.We will try to re-open in early 2012!
We hope to see you here soon again in the near future!
2011.3.12 We express deeply condolences to victims of earthquake on Tohoku area.There is no damage on Kumano area and Blue Sky Guesthouse.
2010.12.21 The page about "how to get to us" is opened.
2010.12.14 English portal page is renewed.
2010.10.15 Downloadable Maps, Bus Timetables, Broucher are updated!
2010.7.12 For guests having made reservation before 11Jul. 2010
Due to renewal of reservation system, your reservation will not be changed or cancelled by on-line. If you change or cancel it, please contact us by e-mail : email@example.com
Sorry for inconvenience...
2009.7.17 Blue Sky Guesthouse is opened! I have private bath and toilet in all room. I'm looking forward to booking, from here!!
2009.4.18 English pages are opened!
Please be noticed W-PASS will be ended of sales on 31st March 2014.
Convenient and reasonable pass for local buses around Kumano, Nachi waterfalls and Koyasan and so on! Check it!
You can get the W-PASS at the Blue Sky Guesthouse!! (for purchasing the W-PASS, working hour: 7:00-10:00, 15:00-21:00.
If you are not the guests of ours, please contact in advance. We are sorry we may be closed on unfixed day.)