retreat wabi-sabi shimoda






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

Coya Cottage is a self-contained holiday house with 2 Japanese rooms, a dine-in kitchen, bathroom, western toilet, front porch and free parking. We are currently renovating one more cottage and will start taking bookings soon! Coya Cottage II is now complete!!!

You can find knowledgeable staff at cafe/reception area where you can join us for a light meals and drinks. We are also on hand to help you with rental surf boards, rental bikes, beach towels, and have lots of recommendations to 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