Japanese Culture. New England Tradition.

Jason and Makiko have been operating KAEDE (Ka-eh-day)  Bed & Breakfast since August of 2006.  It is located on Town Hill atop the downtown of historic Ipswich, Massachusetts, in what is known as the Coburn Home, built in 1845.  KAEDE combines a touch of Japanese culture  with New England charm in this historic Federalist building.  Come enjoy a simple and tasteful fusion of Japanese and New England hospitality, savor a hearty Western style breakfast or sample some simple Japanese fare.  We are here to host you for your stay in Ipswich.

Amenities include:

-10 individually and tastefully appointed rooms, all with private bathrooms (all bathrooms are en suite excepting SAKURA ‘Cherry room’ where the private and unshared bathroom is located across the hall)

-Full breakfast cooked to order with fruit course, coffee, tea, every morning

-All rooms include air conditioning, access to hair driers and irons, wireless Internet, 5 rooms also include a full line-up of cable TV channels (and 5 do not have TVs for those of you who find bliss to be a less digital experience)

-Softdrinks, water, and tea always available in the dining area

-Plenty of space downstairs to enjoy a good book or a stimulating conversation and the patio is a great spot to relax in the late afternoon



Take a look at the rooms via the dropdown bar above.  If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.  We look forward to hosting you on your next visit to Ipswich.


Jason, Makiko & Asuka



A couple photos from around the inn:

The dining room in the late afternoon sun:


Wedding kimono in the front hall:


Front door in the offseason: