The murmur of the brook, the chirping sounds of the birds。
Mikuma-river, the mother of Hita has provided coolness and healing over many years.
The Yakata-bune adds brilliance to Mikuma-river.
In Hita, cooling down in the afternoon on the river is a common scene.
We now have a new style Yakata-bune called Miyabi!
3 types of new style Yakata-bunes to choose from.
A great lineup to choose from.

Hina-no-sato Yakata-bune with a view 「Miyabi」

Hina-no-sato’s elegant play meets a stylish luxury…
Yakata-bune with a view A new style of boat restaurants『Miyabi』。
A modern design unlike anything you’ve seen before, “boat restaurant”
A stylish meal on cute dishes♪Why not enjoy a luxurious time enjoying the taste of a special banquet dish prepared by the master chef?

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Hina-no-sato Yakata-bune with a view 「Hinako Cafe」

HINAKO cafe〜
The roof is made with transparent panels.Enjoy the scenic view…Look up to see the stars.A new Yakata-bune with a new style and a modern design, unlike anything you’ve ever seen before.A more casual and elegant time for your enjoyment.Enjoy delicious wine and hand-made Western/Japanese banquet meals on board.

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Hina-no-sato Yakata-bune with a view 「Sakuramaru」

「A restaurant on a ship with a view of the stars・Sakuramaru」〜
All new and powered up!!With the additional engine, your dining experience of the Sakura-maru will be better than ever。 Delicious wine and jazz music. It is perfect for couples and groups of women. A highly recommended plan♪

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Tenryo, a specialty of Hita 「Yakatabune」

It is said that Hita, originally under direct control of Bakufu, was started by a local magistrate who came here from Edo 200 years ago.
Since then, it has provided entertainment to many people making use of the rich water supply and wide river.Playing on the boat was considered the ultimate luxury in those times.
Enjoy a delicious Japanese banquet on a relaxing boat where time goes by slowly.
Why not feel the cool breeze of Mikuma-river and enjoy a relaxing time.

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《Guidance of houseboat》 Sakuramaru/Hinako Cafe/Miyabi/Yakatabune

※Lodging plan「Sakuramaru」「Hinako Cafe」「Miyabi」「Yakatabune」Dinner will be served on the boat, breakfast will be served at Sanyokan[Yayoi]
※We have non-Japanese rooms as well. Please consult us for prices.
※This dish photograph is an image.Contents may change by season
※「Sakuramaru」「Miyabi」「Yakatabune」 available throughout the year
※From November to May, it can be rented out or be used as a restaurant on water without leaving the port.

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Yakatabune is about 10m in length,It is a riverboat weighing around 1 ton. The inside is covered in Tatami. It can hold about 40~50 people. Some ships have toilets as well. You can enjoy Yakatabune in various ways depending on your idea. You can host a Karaoke party with friends and families. The possibilities are endless. Sanyokan has 5 Yakatabunes available (capacity 26 ~ 7) If your party consists of more than 26 people, you can connect the ships

and hold a total of 130 guestsIt is said that Hita, originally under direct control of Bakufu, was started by a local magistrate who came here from Edo 200 years ago.Since then, it has provided entertainment to many people making use of the rich water supply and wide river.Playing on the boat was considered the ultimate luxury in those times.

Cormorant fishing is using ducks to capture fish underwater. A professional cormorant fisherman trains sea ducks to capture sweetfish. The sweetfish get startled by the bonfire, then the ducks capture them and hand it to the fisherman Cormorant fishing has 400 years of history, going back to 1594 when Miyamoto Chojiro, retainer of Toyotomi Hideyoshi who controlled Hita, brought 4 cormorant fishermen from Gifu.

During the Edo period, a Gundai was placed and local magistrates protected cormorant fishing of Hita, only allowing those with permission to capture fish using ducks .Cormorant fishing has been registered as an intangible cultural asset of Oita prefecture in Showa 41, March 22nd There are 3 cormorant fishermen. They will show you traditional moves wearing Kazaori-eboshi and Koshimino. Watch their quick movement as they guess the duck’s movements and control the net so it doesn’t get tangled

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Hitaonsen-Hina-no-sato-Sanyokan

Hitaonsen-Hina-no-sato Sanyokan 〒877-0044 1-3-8 Kuma, Hita city Oita TEL:+81-973-22-2134 / FAX:+81-973-22-2140

Here for reservation by phone +81-973-22-2134