KIAN the guest house enjoys a location in Matsue, a 10-minute walk from Lafcadio Hearn Memorial Museum and 2.7 miles from Lake Shinji. This 2-star guest house offers a concierge service and daily room service. Free Wifi is available and private parking can be arranged at an extra charge. The guest house is located in a geothermal area, with a number of hot springs for guests to relax in. Guests can also relax in the garden. Atagoyama Park is 15 miles from the guest house, while Mizuki Shigeru Road is 15 miles away. The nearest airport is Izumo Airport, 16 miles from KIAN the guest house.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Private parking available


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Room Type
Number of guests
Bedroom 1:
2 futon beds
Bedroom 2:
2 bunk beds
Bedroom 3:
3 futon beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Matsue
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  • Dave
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Everything was terrifically maintained and incredibly clean. Emi was fabulous to work with. Perfect location near the castle and lots of restaurants.
  • A
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    perfect location, very friendly and helpful owner, property is super clean
  • Robarts
    The host was super lovely and welcoming. She assisted us greatly, and the room was so comfy and warm! It was like being right at home. The host let us know about other guests checking in late, which was appreciated as this meant we could plan our...

Managed by 米村家/喜庵

Company review score: 9.9Based on 91 reviews from 1 property
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Property info

茶室のある宿「喜庵KIAN」は、国宝松江城大手前至近、殿町の通りから「柳多脇通り」と呼ばれる旧藩時代の家老、柳多家の屋敷北辺にあたる小路を入って直ぐのばしょにあります。紅色の壁とよく手入れされた松の木が目印です。 和風の宿には、一階に6畳和室、キッチンダイニングと2ヶ所のシャワー/トイレがあります。キッチン、シャワー、ウオッシュレット付きトイレなどの水回りは全て新設されています。 シャワー/トイレの2ヶ所のうち、1ヶ所は女子専用とさせて頂いています。 キッチンには、電気ケトル、オーブントースター、電子レンジ、冷蔵庫、食器類が揃っています。 二階には洋室にボックス型のベッドが2台、8畳和室、お本格的な茶室があります。 茶道教室のある日は茶道体験も出来ます。 アメニティ 大人の方には、お一人様に美味しい地元焙煎のコーヒードリップパック、コーヒーが苦手な方にはーティーバックを差し上げています。 皆さんで楽しい時間を過ごして頂きたいので、ボードゲーム等も有ります。:モノポリー、ドンジャラ、将棋、UNO、トランプ等

Neighborhood info

Only a minute to get to Matsue Castle. If you are interested in some morning walk, walk around castle is the best spot to go. In order to get to the restaurant district, it takes a 5 to 10 minutes by walk. Matsue ONSEN Hot spring is 15 minutes walk or 5 minutes by bus. Major bus stop is a few minutes away from KIAN.

Languages Spoken


Area info

Amenities of KIAN the guest house
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular amenities
  • Private Parking
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Garden
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs ¥550 per day.
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Concierge
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Japanese

    House rules

    KIAN the guest house takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children not allowed.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Mastercard Visa American Express Cash KIAN the guest house accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Parties/events are not allowed

    Quiet hours

    Guests need be quiet between 11:00 PM and 7:00 AM.


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    License number: 指令松保第280号の1009

    FAQs about KIAN the guest house

    • Room options at KIAN the guest house include:

      • Bed in Dorm
      • Quad
      • Family
      • Vacation Home

    • KIAN the guest house offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Tour or class about local culture

    • Check-in at KIAN the guest house is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • KIAN the guest house is 2,800 feet from the center of Matsue. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • The prices at KIAN the guest house may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.