Precious botanical garden of Tanegashima
Limited to one set per day
「Botanical Garden Hotel Azumaya」
Tanegashima's traditional technology
and renovation using natural materials
Daily life with the nature of Tanegashima
Tanegashima is an hour and a half from Kagoshima Minami Port by high-speed boat. And Near World Heritage Yakushima Island.
Azumaya is a 15-minute drive from Nishinoomote Port.
Botanical Museum Azumaya where you can stay, such as surf spots, beaches, fishing places, people who want to stay in a quiet place nearby,A great place for a base for sightseeing in Tanegashima.
In the village of Satonocho, a small port town called Sumiyoshi, you can stay at the Botanical Garden Azumaya,
First-class architect office studioKANRO, traditional blacksmith and pottery, trees and soil, plant dyeing, etc.
Renovated using the island's traditional techniques and natural materials, it was completed in August 2018.
Upper left : Tile kitchen by a traditional potter
Upper right : Japanese ink, plaster and Tanegashima cedar
Bottom left : Curtains dyed with garden plants and sash of Tanegashima cedar.
Bottom right : Iron plate and plaster apply traditional techniques.
It is a wonderful building made by traditional Japanese craftsmen such as blacksmiths, plasterers, potters and dyers
Azumaya's garden is home to about 200 species of plants, mainly endemic and endangered species from Tanegashima collected by Dr. Botanical.
You can spend a relaxing time surrounded by lots of flowers and overgrowing trees.
Depending on the season, there are tomatoes, oranges, passion fruits, ginger and garlic that can be harvested and eaten.
Azumaya has 3 rooms and accommodation rooms in a rented building.You can feel the outside plants from each room, and they are fully equipped with air conditioning, so you can stay comfortably.
Japanese Room ( Japanese futon sleeps- 3people )
Western Room ( sleeps - 2 people )
◇ Facilities and Amenities
・Air-conditioned all rooms
Kitchen and cooking utensils
(Seasoning, 2L of water, 2L of tea)
Cooker + rice 5kg
Refrigerator, microwave oven
Tanegashima traditional shochu
〇Bathroom (bath, shower)
〇Washing machine (with detergent), hanger
〇Bath towel + hand towel
〇Toothbrush, original soap
〇Shower cap, razor, comb
※ There is no meal provided, so you will have to prepare your own meals at Azumaya or eat at nearby cafes, restaurants, shops, etc.