Translated by Sandy Lau
Stay For Free At Kid-Friendly Lodgings! Ready For Japan Giveaway
Written by Mayu
Apply for a free stay anytime until August 2020 at a kid-friendly lodging in Japan! This time, we introduce two lodgings that are ideal for a family trip. This is an exclusive offer for MATCHA readers: enter our raffle for a chance to be selected a winner.
The application period has ended.
Invitation to MATCHA Readers: Spend the Night at a Kid-Friendly Lodging in Japan
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in fewer people visiting Japan's regions. However, the charms that draw so many visitors to these destinations and the high-quality accommodations found throughout Japan have not changed.
Once it is safe to travel again, how about enjoying a stay at one of Japan's lovely accommodations? In this article, we introduce two children-friendly lodgings that invite MATCHA readers to enjoy a free stay anytime until August 2022! Check the end of this article for details on how to apply.
1. Chikura Tsunagu Hotel
Picture courtesy of Chikura Tsunagu Hotel
Chikura Tsunagu Hotel is the perfect place for families wanting to enjoy nature and the outdoors. The hotel is located in an area surrounded by the extensive seas and primeval woodlands of Minamiboso, Chiba Prefecture.
This brand-new hotel opened in 2019 as a place for parents and their children to experience local nature and culture first-hand. It’s located in Chikuracho, a two-hour drive from Tokyo via the Aqua-Line Expressway.
Tent. Picture courtesy of Chikura Tsunagu Hotel
The hotel’s vast grounds are home to three types of guestrooms: standard (max. 4 people, 8 rooms), family (max. 14 people, 2 rooms), and tent (max. 4 people, 5 rooms). The tent is especially popular as it allows guests to sleep outside, in the heart of nature, while enjoying the salty breeze, the sounds of the waves, and the starry night sky of Minamiboso.
Kid's meal. Picture courtesy of Chikura Tsunagu Hotel
Message from Chikura Tsunagu Hotel
“We aim to become a learning ground for families who seek to play in the great outdoors. We hope to make children smile and give them the chance to learn in the heart of nature.
The hotel is fully furnished with diaper changing stations, toiletry sets for the bathroom, and amenities for children. We also provide a kid's lunch menu so that guests can enjoy their stay with small children stressfree.“
*The hotel has English-speaking staff.
2. The Canvas Hayama Park
Picture courtesy of The Canvas Hayama Park
The Canvas Hayama Park is ideal for families who want to leisurely enjoy time together by the ocean. The lodging offers private villa rentals about one hour’s drive from Tokyo in the coastal town of Hayama. There are three villas on the grounds, each with their own, separate facilities.
The Minamo Villa. Picture courtesy of The Canvas Hayama Park
Message from The Canvas Hayama Park
“Minamo is a great choice for those with children. In the spacious living area, you’ll find a bouldering space where you can return to your childhood while playing with your kids.
The kitchen is fully equipped with a wide array of cookware and utensils. Guests can enjoy cooking with the entire family after purchasing a selection of fresh, local ingredients."
"You won’t spot televisions in our villas. Instead of watching TV, our guests can take their time to have fun conversations with their children while enjoying their stay in Hayama with all five senses.”
*The lodging has English-speaking staff.
An Invitation to Stay at a Wonderful Lodging in Japan
MATCHA's readers are invited to experience Japan at one of the lodgings introduced in this article!
Application Deadline: August 31, 2020
Redeemable Dates: September 1, 2020 – August 31, 2022 *Blackout dates may apply due to peak seasons. The winners of the raffle will be contacted directly by the lodging with details.
Prize: One-night stay
Guest limits: Chikura Tsunagu Hotel can receive a family with up to four members; The Canvas Hayama Park can receive a family with up to five members.
*The winners of the raffle will be contacted by the lodging about the available meal plans.
*The room type cannot be selected.
Regarding the Use of Personal Information
- The personal information submitted by the applicants will be handled carefully and securely by MATCHA, Inc.
- The personal information will be provided to the lodgings introduced in this article.
*1 MATCHA's Policy Regarding the Use of Personal Information
Applicants will agree to the handling of the following private information by MATCHA, Inc.
- Full name
- E-mail address
Your personal information will be used for the following purposes:
- To ensure the service introduced in this article is good quality and secure; to develop new services; to ensure the protection of our users.
- To provide customized services and advertisements from our company or partners.
- To notify the users of possible changes in the terms of the agreement.
- To send information about products and services developed by our company or our partners.
- To contact the users for purposes related to the content of this article.
- To answer possible inquiries from our users.
*2 Note about the handling of personal information by the lodgings.
By applying to this campaign, you agree that the following information is handled by the accommodation facility of your choice:
- Full name
- Postal code
- E-mail address
Your personal information will be used for the following:
- To contact the applicant for purposes related to their stay at the lodging.
Please submit your application after filling in the required fields. The winners of the raffle will be directly contacted by email by each accommodation facility after September 1, 2020.
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In cooperation with Chikura Tsunagu Hotel, The Canvas Hayama Park
Main image courtesy of The Canvas Hayama Park