Makino, Shiga Prefecture, is a town rich in nature, located to the west of Lake Biwa, the representative lake of Kansai. NEST Biwako (NEST Biwako) is a luxurious resort villa on the shores of Lake Biwa, complete with an indoor pool, hot spring, and sauna. We perfectly create a special stay where you can enjoy the nature of Makino, Shiga Prefecture. Enjoy an extraordinary space where you can be freed from everyday stress and refresh your mind and body.

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    • Private villa

      A luxurious resort villa equipped with an indoor pool, hot spring, and sauna. Enjoy a soothing and relaxing stay in a private villa where no one will disturb you.

    • An indoor pool with a sense of freedom

      The resort villa "NEST Biwako" is the first detached villa in Japan to be equipped with an indoor 30℃ heated pool.If you open the large windows, you can enjoy it as a semi-indoor pool with a sense of freedom.

    • Guest room natural hot spring

      We have a ``guest room natural hot spring'' where you can soothe your daily fatigue and experience the ultimate relaxation.

    • Private sauna

      A private sauna is available in your room.Turn your extraordinary vacation into an even higher-grade stay.Purify your mind and body in the sauna and enjoy a quality time.

Room typeRoom Type

  • Private villa

      • Private villa
      • Private villa
      • Private villa
      • Private villa
    • A completely private luxury villa equipped with an indoor pool, hot spring, and sauna. Enjoy a soothing and relaxing stay in a private villa where no one will disturb you.​
Number of buildingCapacityNumber of bedsAccommodation fee (tax included)
22 to 5 people2 semi-double beds (additional bedding will be a mattress)From 68,000 yen (room without meals, when using one building)

MealMeal

Premium BBQ

Premium BBQ

Menu contents

Awaji beef lean steak
Bone sausage
Grilled scallops with butter and soy sauce
shrimp
seasonal ajillo
Shanghai style fried noodles
Caesar salad

*Menu contents are subject to change.

Equipment / equipmentFacilities

    • Indoor pool
    • Indoor pool

      If you open the large windows, you can enjoy it as a semi-indoor pool with a sense of freedom.

    • Guest room natural hot spring
    • Guest room natural hot spring

      We have a ``guest room natural hot spring'' where you can soothe your daily fatigue and experience the ultimate relaxation.Enjoy a relaxing moment in your own space.

    • Private sauna
    • Private sauna

      Turn your extraordinary vacation into an even higher-grade stay.Purify your mind and body in the sauna and enjoy a quality time.

    • Kitchen
    • Kitchen

      There is also a stylish kitchen, so you can enjoy your stay freely.

Equipment/equipment listFacilities List

Facilities/equipment/amenities

Facility
Air conditioner, electrical outlet, free Wi-Fi, 1 IH stove
Equipment
BBQ stove, refrigerator (with freezer), electric kettle, microwave, 5.5 cup rice cooker
kitchenware
Knives, cutting boards, bottle openers, pots, frying pans, colanders, bowls, spatulas, ladles, chopsticks, etc.
Tableware
Plates, cups, forks, spoons, chopsticks, etc.
Amenities
Hair dryer, shampoo, body soap, toothbrush, towel
Parking
Free parking available

Basic InformationInformation

Address
Address: 〒520-1822 146-1 Shinpohamada, Makino-cho, Takashima City, Shiga Prefecture
Check-in / out
Check-in: from 3pm / Check-out: until 11am
Check-in location
NEST Lake Biwa
PayPal payment
  • All fees other than those paid in advance must be paid on-site.
    Cash, electronic money, and credit cards are accepted.​​​​
Cancellation policy
The cancellation policy is as follows.
30% from 50 days ago, 7% from 100 days ago.
More detail!
Resort glamping reservation site
  • Lots of information on how to spend your time at "NEST Lake Biwa [Shiga]", activities, and surrounding tourist information!
  • NEST BIWAKO Lots of information on how to spend your time there, activities, surrounding sightseeing information, and more!

AccessAccess

    • By car
      • Approximately 2 hours from Osaka area, approximately 2 hours from Nagoya city
        It is convenient to use the Biwako West Jukan Road/National Route 161 via the Meishin Expressway.
      The person who comes in public transport
      • Approximately 2 hours from JR Osaka Station via Tokaido/Sanyo Main Line New Rapid Kosei Line bound for Tsuruga
        Approximately 15 minutes by taxi from Makino Station on the Kosei Line

AccessAccess

    • By car
      • Approximately 2 hours from Osaka area, approximately 2 hours from Nagoya city
        It is convenient to use the Biwako West Jukan Road/National Route 161 via the Meishin Expressway.
      The person who comes in public transport
      • Approximately 2 hours from JR Osaka Station via Tokaido/Sanyo Main Line New Rapid Kosei Line bound for Tsuruga
        Approximately 15 minutes by taxi from Makino Station on the Kosei Line
    • Nearest airport
      • Osaka International Airport (Itami Airport), Kansai International Airport

AccessAccess

    • By car
      • Approximately 2 hours from Osaka area, approximately 2 hours from Nagoya city
        It is convenient to use the Biwako West Jukan Road/National Route 161 via the Meishin Expressway.
      The person who comes in public transport
      • Approximately 2 hours from JR Osaka Station via Tokaido/Sanyo Main Line New Rapid Kosei Line bound for Tsuruga
        Approximately 15 minutes by taxi from Makino Station on the Kosei Line
    • Nearest airport
      • Osaka International Airport (Itami Airport), Kansai International Airport

AccessAccess

    • By car
      • Approximately 2 hours from Osaka area, approximately 2 hours from Nagoya city
        It is convenient to use the Biwako West Jukan Road/National Route 161 via the Meishin Expressway.
      The person who comes in public transport
      • Approximately 2 hours from JR Osaka Station via Tokaido/Sanyo Main Line New Rapid Kosei Line bound for Tsuruga
        Approximately 15 minutes by taxi from Makino Station on the Kosei Line
    • Nearest airport
      • Osaka International Airport (Itami Airport), Kansai International Airport

FAQFaq

About reservations and usage

  • What time is check-in/check-out?
    Check-in: from 3pm, check-out: until 11am.
    Do you have any pet-friendly rooms?
    Pets are not allowed.Please acknowledge it beforehand.
    Will there be a cancellation fee?
    A 30% charge will be applied from 50 days before your stay/use date, and a 7% charge will apply from 100 days before your stay.
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About the room

  • How many people are there?
    Maximum occupancy is 5 people.
    How many beds does it have?
    There are 2 semi-double beds and a mattress for additional bedding.
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About equipment

  • What amenities do you have?
    We provide hair dryers, shampoo, body soap, toothbrushes, and towels.
    Do you have cooking facilities?
    We have a BBQ stove, electric kettle, microwave, and 5.5 cup rice cooker.
    Do you have cooking utensils?
    We have kitchen knives, cutting boards, bottle openers, pots, frying pans, colanders, bowls, spatulas, ladles, chopsticks, etc.
    Do you have tableware?
    We provide plates, cups, forks, spoons, chopsticks, etc.
    Is there Wi-Fi?
    Yes, we do have!
    Is there air conditioning?
    Yes, we do have!
    Is there a parking lot?
    Free parking is available.
    How big is the pool?
    The width is 3m and the height is 6m. The 50cm depth section is 1.5m, and the 1.1m depth section is 4.5m.
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Other

  • Can I light a flower fire?
    It is possible until 9pm. Please fill the provided bucket with water and be sure to do so with safety in mind.
    *Anything other than hand-held fireworks is prohibited.
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