Hotel Safety in a Post-COVID World: Infection Prevention Measures at Kaname Inn, Kanazawa, Japan

2020.06.17

Though borders remained closed across many countries, eager travelers are itching to make plans for future excursions. Even so, the lingering fears of 2020’s coronavirus pandemic leave many a little shy to travel too far, too long, or to too many places. We at Kaname Inn Tatemachi completely understand your concerns, and we care deeply […]

Tatemachi Street Concert: Strings Along the Street

2020.06.11

Kanazawa Music Bar will host a string duet, starring renowned musicians Zydre Ovsiukaite (violin) & Danielis Rubinas (double bass), to “re-energize Kanazawa with music.” Kanazawa Music Bar will be open with a drink menu. Please join us for an early summer evening of masterfully-made music. date: June 20, 2020 time: starting from 15:00 (3:00 p.m.) […]

More than 1,000 nights free for travelers stranded by COVID-19

2020.06.05

The “Room for Rescue” initiative, spearheaded by Kaname Inn Tatemachi in Kanazawa, western Japan, recently released an updated press kit about the state of the program as Japan’s state of emergency was lifted. Across all participating hotels, the total number of nights covered by the program from March 24th to June 3rd totaled 1,027, the […]

“Room for Rescue”: Kaname Inn Takes in Those Stranded by COVID-19

2020.03.24

Kaname Japan authors and concierge members ready to welcome stranded travelers to Kanazawa. EMAIL US NOW UPDATE: The deadline to apply has been extended to May 15th and the last day to check out to May 31st. The current novel coronavirus pandemic is affecting many people across the world, including here in Japan. Many visitors […]

Breakfast for the 2020 Spring and Summer Season

2020.03.11

Beginning March 1, 2020, Kaname Inn Tatemachi will be offering a new breakfast to its guests in the morning. As with all dishes from Kanazawa Music Bar, this meal is made with local ingredients from Kanazawa and the surrounding areas in Ishikawa Prefecture. Our goal is to offer you, our guest, a morning meal that […]

Count Down to 2020 with Us at Kanazawa Music Bar!

2019.12.30

The decade ends in just a few days. Will you celebrate Japanese style or in a more western way? Why not both? Kanazawa Music Bar will be serving gratis toshi-koshi soba to guests beginning at 10:00 p.m. Dining on these buckwheat noodles is a New Year’s superstition for inviting luck and good health into your […]

Paysan Hearbal Tea: Hand Picked & Locally Grown

2019.12.01

Kaname Inn Tatemachi is now offering herbal tea from the local herb farm Paysan, near Kahoku Lagoon, as a room amenity and as an aperitif tea at breakfast.

Breakfast for the 2019-2020 Winter Season

2019.10.30

Beginning November 1, 2019, Kaname Inn Tatemachi will be offering a new breakfast to its guests in the morning. As with all dishes from Kanazawa Music Bar, this meal is made with local ingredients from Kanazawa and the surrounding areas in Ishikawa Prefecture. Our goal is to offer you, our guest, a morning meal that […]

Eco Policy

2019.10.28

We invite our guests to join us in keeping our world green and healthy for generations to come. Our hotel has incorporated policies to reduce waste, and we offer a water station for guests to refill bottles and other containers rather than purchase more plastics. Many amenities are available upon request, including reusable bags. 1. […]

“Discovering Kanazawa” by Yasushi Kurita

2019.07.13

The Joys of Kanazawa Ishikawa Prefecture hugs the Japan Sea. As you head inland, the coast gives way to snow-capped mountains, underneath which hot springs waters roil. And in the middle of the Prefecture sits one of Japan’s most attractive cities: Kanazawa. . . . Kaname, Hotel If you need a reasonably priced place to […]

Accommodation Tax for the City of Kanazawa Begins

2019.03.30

For all Kanazawa visitors from the 1st of April 2019: Kanazawa City has instituted an accommodation tax on all paid accommodations (hotel, hostel, Airbnb, etc.). The amount is determined by the room charge, per room, per person, per night. If the price of lodging per person, per night is less than ¥20,000, the tax for […]