Rules when staying with your dog


Villa Metasequoia is a private inn where you can stay with your dog.

There are also plenty of facilities in the area that you can enjoy with your dog, so enjoy a relaxing vacation with your dog.


  • Must have vaccinations and rabies vaccinations.
  • The child must be able to train the child to the bare minimum, such as using the toilet and not damaging things.

staying rules

  • Please shampoo and keep clean before your stay.
  • Please bring your own dog food.
  • Grab the poop with toilet paper and flush it down the toilet.
  • Avoid leaving your dog alone as much as possible.


  • The property next to the balcony side does not belong to this facility and is prohibited from entering.
  • There are several small parks within the villa area, so please take advantage of them.
  • Please wear proper manners on the carpet area on the second floor.
  • Please do not remove the sofa cover.
  • When going to bed, please put your dog in a cage and do not put it on the futon.


Please feel free to use the items below.

  • plate for dogs
  • pee sheet
  • soft gauge
  • ball
  • shampoo

Places you can enjoy with your dog

Metasequoia row of trees

Many people enjoy walking with their beloved dogs. There is also a cafe where you can enjoy terrace seating with your dog.

Hayama coffee

This is a cafe located among the Metasequoia trees.

You can enjoy the outdoor seating with your dog.

Makino Highlands (winter/ski resort)

You can comfortably take a walk with your dog in the great outdoors.

Kaizu Osaki

In spring, you can enjoy cherry blossoms in full bloom.

You can enjoy beautiful views of Lake Biwa and the sunset even in other seasons.


This is a cafe with a dog run located in front of Makino Station.

Shirahige Shrine

This is a tourist spot in Takashima City famous for the torii gate in Lake Biwa.


This cafe is right near Shirahige Shrine.

You can enjoy the outdoor terrace seating with your dog.

R cafe

This cafe is located about 16 minutes by car from Shirahige Shrine. You can enjoy meals indoors with your dog.