Located just a 10-minute drive from Lake Biwa, Auberge Meson offers cottages and modern Japanese-style accommodation, all with free WiFi access and a terrace. A free shuttle is available from JR Omi-Maiko Train Station, located a 10-minute drive away. Spacious rooms are air-conditioned and fitted with a flat-screen TV, a DVD player and a refrigerator. Private bathrooms come with a bath, a shower and a hairdryer. Guests can use the in-room coffee maker and electric kettle to brew a cup of coffee, and lounge on the sofas in the seating area. Guests can borrow DVDs and CDs at the library located in the main building, or take a walk in the surrounding woods. French cuisine is served for dinner while a Western-style set menu is served for breakfast. Both meals are served at the dining room. Auberge Meson is a 5-minute drive from Hiratopia Hot Spring, and a 25-minute drive from Biwako Valley. Enryakuji Temple can be accessed within a 70-minute drive.