** Uchiko and Nortwestern Ehime Area are ready to welcome you after the West Japan torrential rain and flood. Please come visit and enjoy stay in historical Uchiko town.
Unfortunently, it might not be recommended to visit Southern Iyo area at the moment, but you can enjoy beutiful Dogo- onsen and Matsuyama city as usual. Highway and road around Uchiko is fully recovered. JR Yosan line runs with limited schedule. **
New OPEN! November 2017!
An old private house nestling in the "Townscape preservation district" of Uchiko.
It has been renovated and become a special inn.
Please enjoy a relaxing and special time.
1st floor: entrance lobby, kitchen dining room, living room, bedroom x1, bath x1, toilet x1
2nd floor: bedroom x2, bath x1, toilet x1, loft, washer / dryer
Fixtures: IH cooking heater, refrigerator, rice cooker, microwave oven, toaster, electric kettle, tableware, cookware, seasoning, TV, iron, DVD player, Wifi
This house is best for use in 3 generations family or small group.
When you arrive to "COCORO KURA front", we will give you guide map for Uchiko town. After you sign up to check-in procedure and Breakfast procedure, we will take you to the house.
This is a breakfast including plan. Staff will deliver it at your preferred time and we will arrange in the dining room.
For dinner, we could introduce you a restaurant nearby or you could cook in the kitchen inside the facility.
(There are Japanese Western Chinese German restaurants, Yakiniku and many other restaurants around the shopping street)
Conservation area of UCHIKO (GOKOKU-YOKAICHI) 0 minutes on foot
Uchikoza (Historic traditional theater) 5 minutes on foot
Convenience store 5 minutes on foot
Supermarkets 5 minutes and 15 minutes on foot
Drugstore 15 minutes on foot
Japanese Wax Museum (Kamihaga-residence) 7 minutes on fooot
Uchiko no Wa ( Handcraft and KIMONO experience) 5 miutes on foot
Omori Japanese Candle store3 minutes on food
* please note some place has holiday.
Matsuyama Station about 45 minutes by car, about 30 minutes by train
Dogo Onsen about 50 minutes by car
Ozu about 30 minutes by car
Shimonada statin ( Setoinland sea view) about 45 minutes by car
Uwajima about 45 minutes by car
Odamiyama valley about 60 minutes by car
5 minutes on foot from "Ori" to COCORO KURA" Front.
10 minutes on foot from the COCORO KURA" to JR Uchiko station. (3 minutes by taxi)
There are free parking lot, outside of the COCORO KURA"
No Smoking in the house
About the noise, this area is a quiet residential area. Please be careful with the noise you make during your stay.
If you break or damage any furniture and fixtures, we might ask you for claim.
In addition, if you take a rude manner behavior, we might force you to leave the house immediately.