A cozy little Japanese Style Guest House. 7 min. from JR Kanazawa Station on foot.


Pongyi is the first hostel available in Kanazawa,

100 years old house

one of the oldest cities in Japan.
It is a house that is a renovated 100-year old kimono shop with 'Kura'(Japanese-style warehouse) along the Kuratsuki canal. It is a 7-minute walk from JR Kanazawa Station and various sightseeing spots are easily accessible.
< A cozy guesthouse >
We are a small guesthouse with the maximum 10 persons capacity, and we have no facilities like hotel.
However, you can enjoy Japanese life style and culture experience.
We would be happy to make yourself comfortable at Pongyi as it is your own home in .
< Save Kids in Asia >
Since Pongyi was opened, we have continued support poor children in Asia by donating 100yen from each guest's accommodation expense and the mnost of Pongyi's profits through NPO.
We wish your stay at Pongyi would become a wonderful memory of your trip in Japan.
And we look forward to seeing all of you soon.
  • 7 minutes walk from the JR Kanazawa station
  • 10 minutes walk to Omicho market
  • 40 minutes walk to Kenroku-En Garden.
  • Located very close to a variety of restaurants (including Yakitori, etc.) and supermarkets.
  • 1 minutes walk to the nearest convenience store.

Let's dance at Hyakumangoku festival together !

*We accept the reservation on 4th June for only who can participate the dancing parade.
Date : 4th of June (Sat.)
Time : 18:00 - 20:00
Place: Hyakumangoku street (Leave from Pongyi by walk at 17:00)
Fee : Free of charge
* Everybody can participate the dance parade. We will have a brief dance practice from 16:00.


Date : Mar. 27 - Apr. 29 2016

Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Time : 18:00 - 19:00 (Reception from 17:15)
Place: Teahouse KAIKARO(Higashi Chayagai district, Kanazawa)
Fee : 3500yen - 7000yen
Booking: http://geisha.artexinc.com/

Date : Apr. 28 (Thu) - May. 7 (Sat) 2016

Every night
Time : 18:30 - 21:00
Place: Kenrokuen-garden, Kanazawa Castle Park
Admission : Free
URL: http://www.hot-ishikawa.jp/shiki/

A Guest House is basically a type of hotel for travellers looking for budget accommodation or people looking for a short city break with cheap and easy accommodation.
The typical trademark of hostels is shared dormitories with bunk beds, and everything is self-service.
Address: 2-22 Rokumai-machi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan
Tel: 076-225-7369 (in Japan)
   +81-76-225-7369 (from other country)
E-mail: mail@pongyi.com

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