retreat wabi-sabi shimoda






Retreat wabi-sabi has several accommodation options to suit your needs. The guesthouse has 5 private rooms of various sizes.

Coya Cottage is a self-contained holiday house with 2 Japanese rooms, a dine-in kitchen, bathroom, western toilet, and front porch.

Oku Cottage is also a self-contained holiday house with 2 Japanese rooms, one on the first floor, and another on the second floor. There is a dine-in kitchen, a Japanese style bathroom, a western style toilet, a porch, and free parking is provided off the property.

You can find knowledgeable staff at the cafe/reception area where you can join us for light meals and drinks and help you with rental surf boards, rental bikes, beach towels, and have lots of recommendations to help you make the most out of your stay in beautiful Kisami area of Shimoda, Izu.


Thx for the nice stay! Just what I needed after a month roadtripping.  Your place gave me a peaceful family feeling what you definitely don't find in some places of Japan!  Hajimemashite!

Greeta from Belgium

Thanks Yasu & Angela for creating this nice place, providing us with all info and simply for being such great hosts.  We would love to come back over and then we will catch some waves together! all the best, Frank & Inge Amsterdam

Frank and Inge from Amsterdam

Hi Angela and Yasu, We really enjoyed our stay here!  Thanks for aloe and advice!  Nice grapefruit!

Arco, Martine, Jons + Anna from Holland

Hi Angela & Yasu, Thanks for letting me stay in tabi tabi. I enjoyed and totally refreshed! And looking forward to the next time we meet! Good luck and much happiness for all of you! PS - Thanks for showing a cool place in Japan.  I feel at home :)


KANPAI!  Thank you for all the hospitality! Blue Room 4 Life!

Ben and Hayley? from Philadelphia