Welcome to Inase Otsu Machiya Bed & Breakfast

Inase (ee-nah-se) is a small bed & breakfast style inn featuring five total guest rooms, including both traditional machiya rooms and more modern mid-century style Western rooms.

Experience the area’s vibrant local culture, deep history, and the rich natural surroundings of Lake Biwa, while taking rest in a calm and elegant traditional atmosphere.

* Officially registered as a Tangible Cultural Property, Nov. 17, 2017. *

Access & Location

Great Location. As quick as 30 minutes from Kyoto!

  • By Car: See map below for possible routes. No parking available at Inase, but there’s paid public parking just across the street, and more nearby. Contact us for more details.

    JR Line: From Otsu Station, 20 minutes on foot or 5 minutes by taxi.
    Keihan Line: From Biwako Hama-Otsu Station (25 min from Kyoto’s Sanjo Sta.), 5 minutes on foot.