About this Nohaku
“Gondo” is located in the town called Tsusu (豆酘), the southernmost of Tsushima. The couple who owns Gondo is Yoshinori and Reiko, both from Tsushima. They have been welcoming many visitors from all over the world.
Enjoy the fresh seafood and local cuisines !
They serve the freshest, highest-quality seafood. Yoshinori used to work at the fisherman’s market and has an excellent eye for picking fish. Thanks to this, the sashimi you would eat is very fresh and delicious! They serve not only fresh seafood but also local cuisines which are healthy and tasty.
Activities – Fishing, local tour and more !
Many activities are available at Gondo; fishing, local cuisines/sweets making, and local guided tours by Yoshinori.
In cuisine-making activities, you would make local cuisines typical of Tsushima and Tsutsu with Reiko, a master of Tsushima cuisines. You would also have an option for making local snacks as well.
Tsushima is well known for fishing, for Japanese people also. Some Japanese even visit Tsushima just for fishing. If you do “fishing activities” at Gondo, Yoshinori takes you to a good but unknown spot where only local people know.
If you would like to go sightseeing around Tsushima, he will take you around! He’s also a member of the association of the tour guide in Tsushima.
*Charges for the guided tour varies the time/place. Please ask for the details when you make a reservation.
The owner of Gondo, Yoshinori and Reiko are both from Tsutsu and they have been welcoming visitors for more than 10 years. Please make yourself at home when you visit Gondo!
Tsutsu is known as the place where old cultures remain. These cultures include the old way of religion (Tendo faith), the events about rice, etc. Also known as a town for fishermen, and it still has a lot of fishing boats in its harbor today.
What to see when you visit Tsutsu?
☆Takuzutama Shrine (多久頭魂神社) (5 mins by car)
This shrine is considered one of the most prestigious shrines in Tsushima. It has an old forest where local people have believed to be the house of God and you can enjoy a religious and solemn atmosphere.
☆Tsutsuzaki (15 mins by car)
Tsutsuzaki is the southernmost cape of the island where two straits are separated; the Tsushima Strait and the Korea Strait. This place is also known as one of the best places for fishing because of the current. You can enjoy a good view from here.
Facilities & Amenities
|Max of Occupancy||6 persons|
|Wi-Fi (Wireless)||Available for all rooms|
|Shampoo, Body soap||Available|
|Parking||2 vehicles (next to the house)
*Please bring other amenities such as toothbrush and pajamas.
*The pictures are just an example.
*The pictures are just an example.
Parking（2 vehicles available next to the house）
Scenery around the House
Available activities at this NOHAKU
Making Local Cuisine
You will learn how to make local cuisine from host mum at the house you will stay. Local cuisines are ranging from traditionally common ones such as “Iriyaki”, “Rokubeh” to challenging one such as “Tosanzouni”.
Fishing Experience (Surf Fishing)
You can enjoy fishing using fishing rod at coast. You can catch a variety of fish according to season such as Aji (Horse Mackerel), Kisu (Japanese Whiting), Kasago (Marbled Rockfish) and so son. Let’s go fishing for your dinner!
Snack/sweets making with grandmas
"Kankoro-mochi" - rice cake made of dried potato and sticky rice mixed, "Botamochi" - rice cake using sesame and Azuki beans, etc., Let's make simple traditional sweets/snack.
Fishing experience (full-fledged fishing boat)
We take full-fledged fishing boat and go out to sea. You can experience line-fishing to catch Madai (Sea Bream), Hiramasa (Goldstripped Amberjack) etc., and also net fishing to catch Buri (Japanese Amberjack), Katsuo (Bonito), Saba (Mackerel), and more. Watch the work of fishermen!
|1 night with 2 meals||￥8,580|
|1 night with breakfast||￥6,380|
|1 night no meal||￥5,500|
* Experience fee will be charged separately if you wish to experience.
*Alcohol is not included in the above fees.
- 7 days – 3 days before first date of stay：20％
- 2 days – 1 day before first date of stay：50％
- On the day of stay or no notice about cancellation：100％
*Unlike Japanese and Western hotels, Nohaku is not the main job for the host families. When their house is reserved, the host families spare their time in schedule, which they can use for their main job otherwise. Therefore, we charge in case of cancellation. We appreciate your kind understanding.
Yet, exceptions can be accepted in case of force majeure such as flight/ship cancellation due to bad weather conditions. (But if you inform us after 15 o’clock (15:00), we have to charge 50% of fee, as the host will have prepared your dinner.)
Click here for notes about staying at Nohaku.
〒817-0154 2566 Tsutsu, Izuhara-Cho, Tsushima-City, Nagasaki Prefecture
850 427 163*71
・Access by car
40 mins from the Izuhara Port. 60 mins from the Tsushima Airport. 2 hours 30 mins from the Hitakatsu port.
Click here for the rental car.
You would find a sign (“Minpaku Gondo”) in front of our house.
・Access by the public transportation (Bus)
5 mins walk from the Bus stop “Tsutsu”.
Click here (Japanese) for the Time table and route map.
・Pick-up and Drop-off Service
Available from/to the airport.
(We charge the actual expenses (Gasoline))