- Seikaiso Guesthouse
A long-established ryokan situated near the quite waters of the seashore of Mano Bay
Seikaiso (literally quiet sea inn) faces the Mano Bay renowned for its beauty at twilight. The shoaling Nagaishi beach is just a 1-minute walk from the inn. You will be treated with warm hospitality and the attentiveness of the owner and his wife, who are the seventh generation of owners. You will feast on wholeheartedly prepared dishes, and relax in guestrooms designed in a retro style. The Noh stage in the large banquet room and the Noh play masks kept carefully are legacies of Seizaemon Yamamoto, owner of the inn two generations back, who was adored as a Noh teacher. Seikaiso has a distinctive atmosphere, which expresses the culture and history of the town where ancient relics can be found in various locations.
Facility Basic Information
- 157 Manoshinmachi, Sado, Niigata 952-0318
- Payment Methods
- Credit cards not accepted
- Assistance in Foreign Languages
- Not Available
- General Accessibility
- Not Available
- Satellite TV
- Not Available
- Transport Access
- Ryotsu Port Approx 30 minutes by car
- Nearest bus stop
- Manoshinmachi （Minamisen [South Line], Kanamarusen Line, Akadomarisen Line, Ogi Line） Approx. 5 minutes on foot from bus stop
- Price per night （Tax excluded）
Half Board Package 7,000 yen～
Bed and Breakfast 5,600 yen～
Simple Package without Meals 4,900 yen～
- Number of rooms
Western-style room with bed：1
- Business Period
- Open all year
- Closed for a few days before and after the New Year's (Please, check with us before coming.)
- Book Online
- Facilities and Service
Banquet rooms, conference rooms, launderette, etc.
- En-suite bathroom
- Available 2 ensuite rooms
Toothbrush, Shampoo, Hair conditioner, Face towel, Body soap, Soap bar, Shaving razor, Yukata (cotton kimono), Hairdryer
Museums, Art Galleries and Resource Centres
Sado Mingeikan (folk crafts centre)
Sado Mingeikan is housed in a merchant house of the Meiji Period (1868 - 1912). The exhibition includes items that showcase craftsmen's skills and techniques, such as sea chests, Japanese-style chests, Japanese-style furniture, Sado's crossguards, and Mumyoiyaki pottery, along with precious objects including armour, gramophones, wall clocks, Sado-produced stones, etc. In addition, also showcased are early stages of Imari wares, pottery of Shigaraki, Bizen, Tanba, Echizen, Seto and Tokoname, all of which were delivered via kitamaebune merchant ships, and ceramics of China and Korea. Some of them are available for sale.
Ryokan (Japanese-style Inn)
Itoya, an inn where you can bathe in Sado’s deep-sea water
Itoya is located close to the seashore in the Mano area. It is a calm retreat with a nostalgic feel. The multi-course dishes made from locally produced seafood, and steak made from Sado Beef, embody the taste of Sado. You can also enjoy a wide selection of dishes at Restaurant & Bar: Kosado, which is attached to the inn. Pamper yourself with Sado's deep-sea water in a lavish Japanese cypress bathtub. Itoya offers high-speed fibre-optic internet connections with wireless LAN on its entire premises, and is popular with business travellers.
Seisei Kiteya Mano
Seisei means 'as many times' and 'frequently' in the Sado dialect. Seisei Kiteya sells safe and delicious produce fresh from the farm, as well as apple juice and cakes typical of 'Fruit Kingdom' Sado. Local confectionery is available, too. Feel free to drop in as many times as you like!
Gift Shops Sake Breweries
Obata Shuzo Sake Brewery
Obata Shuzo Sake Brewery, the brewer of "Manotsuru" brand sake, was established in 1892. Obata Shuzo Sake Brewery has won the gold prize a total of ten times at the nation's most respected National New Sake Awards. It was also honoured three times with a prestigious gold medal in the sake category at the world's largest wine competition held in London, the International Wine Challenge, (in 2004, 2007 and 2015). They offer brewery tours and sake tasting as well a selection of sake for sale.
Stores where you can eat and drink nearby
Kappo Japanese Fine Cuisine at a counter Fish Dishes Sushi
Goshima is a Japanese-style fine cuisine restaurant serving local, delicious fish prepared by the master chef, who learned culinary skills in Tokyo. The customers', especially women's, favourite "barachirashi (sushi rice mixed with various ingredients),”whets your appetite, and delights your eyes and palate. The Chef's Choice Set Meal consists of plenty of fresh fish purchased on the day, and never fails to meet your expectations.
Dining & Bar Restaurant Tea House/Coffee Shop Bar/Snack Bar Steak and Burger steak Other Light meal Sweets
Restaurant & Bar Kosado
It is known for its set meals such as hamburger steak and Japanese-style pork cutlet, as well as for its "Sado beef sirloin steak" that is always available. Home-roasted coffee, handmade cakes made from Sado fruits and wild plants, and Sado Bancha pudding, a local pudding, are also popular. The mixed parfait "Jigoku-Mori" is a large parfait with cake on top, which is also a popular item.
Tea House/Coffee Shop Italian Cuisine Sweets
Garage cafe RENNSPORT
Garage cafe RENNSPORT was opened to display cars by the car-mania owner. The cafe exhibits changing displays of cars varying from classic Porsche vehicles to Lotus cars, which indeed make a garage! The cafe menu has weekly spaghetti and sweet delights, which speak of the cook's joy. Organic fruit juice and chai tea also have a crowd-pleasing reputation.
Kappo Japanese Fine Cuisine at a counter Izakaya (Japanese-style pub) Creative Concoctions Fish Dishes Set menus/Rice bowls/Kamameshi(hot pot rice) Grilled Skewers/Yakitori/Chargrill
Chargrill Restaurant Toki
Chargrill Restaurant Toki is nestled in a quiet environment, near Mano's Shopping Street on the side road towards the mountainside. The interior is designed with a stylish counter made of a single hiba arborvitae plate. You can enjoy chargrilled seasonal fish and steak. Expect a wide variety of dishes, including Sado's local dishes, original eclectic dishes, set meals, rice bowls, and noodles. A good selection of local sake that accompanies the dishes is also available.