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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 3 spent 4 nights at Kaiyu at the end of our 3-week trip to Japan. This is a place to return to. The setting is fabulous - across the street from beautiful Okinohama beach and just a few minutes from the quiet town of Tosashimizu. The inn itself is lovely - peaceful, lots of light, comfortable. Our... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

mecunningham san!!! thank you very much for so sweet review !! that makes us so happy !! we had great time too !! Guest like you open mind and like nature who makes kaiyus atmosphere !!! hope see you again !! More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spending 3 nights at Kaiyu: we did enjoy the concept. Before our visit we were informed by the host that the hotel wasn't a convenient and luxurious resort but had attention for eco friendliness. So it was. We liked the interior of the building from the 60s because of the mix of styles and of course our nice room with... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

Jettek san !!   thank you for good review and we had good time with you !! hope see you again !! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kaiyu is really a one of a kind resort. It's recommended by the Lonely Planet and me, a rustic traveler. Reading the details on its website will prepare you for its world-view. If you are like me who love the ideas of reusing, renewing, recycling, preserving nature at the expense of a little less comfort, then you would like Kaiyu.... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

Kien N san!! thank you very much for great review and good time !! you and your family always smile and make good peaceful atmosphere !! hope see you again ! kaiyu mitsu More 

大阪市,日本
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Completely relax and let go of your worries in this beautiful part of Ooki. Enjoy the wonders of local fresh produce and experience surfing the waves, long beach walks and snorkelling amongst extrordinary sealife.

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

60koinobori san!! thank you for your review !! More 

London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Kaiyu Inn is a tough one so in the interest of being fair I'm going to break this review down which may make it lengthy. That said you'll have an accurate reflection of the place if you read on. Food - Excellent The food at Kaiyu was superb. I can't say much more than that other than to express our... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

Jamie_88 san I am very sorry about you could not have good happy time kaiyu and you have to leave only one day that very sad and bad feeling after you left me and Tae talk about this problem as you mention i could talk you more and change room or so lack of communication we should have more time... More 

Blue Mountains, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

My room on 4th floor had a wonderful view over the sea and the beach. Comfortable, slightly raised futon (easier to get up from). My room was not one of the renovated rooms but had been redesigned a bit and was basic but very pleasant. It actually reminded me a bit of a rented holiday cottage by the beach with... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

Warren !! thank you very much for good review !! and stay at kaiyu !! we spend good time together and hope see you again !! thank you!! More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

If you're looking for an unusual and out of way place to stay in one of the most beautiful parts of Japan where nature remains raw and unspoilt, head to Kayiu! If you're looking for accommodation that allows you to have a connection with local people, again, head to Kaiyu! If you enjoy delicious home-cooked Japanese meals in lovely company,... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

Marie san!! thank you very much for great review !! we really enjoy spend time with your family !! hope see you again ! More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Ever felt welcome when you arrived at a hotel/hostel/camping? Well, all of that will change when you arrive at this place. The owner is a open hearted human being who will help you to feel good in body and mind. If you want to do something else than "doing something else", go there/come here. The food is great; the surroundings... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

Michael san !! thank you very much for spend time kaiyu !! that was good time and talk ! hope see you again !! More 

Shanghai, China
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

My Wife, and our 1 year old stayed at Kaiyu for one week. It's the perfect place for an out of the way Japanese vacation. Mitsu is an amazing host, and made our visit that much better. I can't wait to return!

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

patricklove san !! thank you very much we are looking forward to meet you again !! More 

Basel
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

This is a Concept Hotel which is out of the ordinary. It has an old style Onsen with a lovely little garden to relax. If desired, the couple cooks a wonderful meal the first night which the guest eats with them. Here's an opportunity to get to know the Japanese way of life. The following days, the guest can use... More 

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Ohkibeach K, マネージャー at Kaiyu, responded to this review

n_gafner san thank you very much for good review !! More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
a natural, family-style guest-house gorgeous beach, we offer a quiet place to relax and explore all that mother nature ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kaiyu

Address: 2777-12 Oki, Tosashimizu 787-0301, Kochi Prefecture
Location: Japan > Shikoku > Kochi Prefecture > Tosashimizu
Price Range: $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Kaiyu Japan/Tosashimizu, Kochi Prefecture
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