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Loved the quietness and history of this old Japanese home and garden. Lovely walk around the house and garden. Staff were very helpful with imparting their knowledge and keen to answer questions.
Initially planned to take in Garyu Sanso as the 'supporting act' to the main feature of visiting Ozu, i.e.: Ozu Castle. As much as I enjoyed the truly excellent Castle, it was the unassuming Cottage/Gardens at Garyu Sanso that left the most indelible memory of my brief visit to…
A small world ofabsolute tranquility! One can see how people tried to leave wordly vanity and stay in the privacy of their mind. Beautiful garden, full of obscure meaning. Professional and passionate staff. Worth visiting!
This has to be the main reason to visit Ozu, and it was well worth the trip from Matsuyama to see it. Beautifully crafted and sited in the most perfect position looking onto the river it is simply beautiful, The garden although small is delightful and interesting and leads to…
A small but incredibly serenely beautiful home with a sublime garden perched on a river. I went there because I bought a combination ticket to the Ozu Castle and was truly amazed at Garyu Sanso.