Kakuriyo -Bed & Breakfast for Spirits- English

Kakuriyo no Yadomeshi (かくりよの宿飯, lit: Afterlife Inn Cooking), localized as Kakuriyo -Bed & Breakfast for Spirits- in English, is an anime television series adaption of the supernatural shoujo light novel series written by Midori Yūma and illustrated by Laruha. The anime series is directed by Yoshiko Okuda at Gonzo, with scripts handled by Tomoko Konparu, characters designs done by Yōko Satō, and music composed by Takurō Iga. The series was first announced in November 2017 and premiered April 2, 2018 on the Tokyo MX and BS Fuji stations. It will run for two cours for a total of 26 episodes. The DVD/Blu-ray release will consist of eight volumes with 3 episodes each and a ninth volume with 2 episodes. Both Crunchyroll and Funimation are currently streaming the series.


Female college student Aoi inherited her deceased grandfather's ability to see ayakashi. One day, while Aoi is feeding some ayakashi, a demon appears! He declares that Aoi's grandfather owed a great debt, and as compensation, Aoi must marry the demon! Aoi refuses, and decides to pay off the debt by working.

List of Episodes

No. Image Title Original air date English air date
1 Odanna with contract ep01 I'm Marrying into an Inn for Spirits.
"Ayakashi oyado ni yomeiri shimasu." (あやかしお宿に嫁入りします。)
April 2, 2018 April 19, 2018
2 Episode 2 I've Found a Job at the Inn for Spirits.
"Ayakashi oyado de shigoto mitsukemashita." (あやかしお宿で仕事みつけました。)
April 9, 2018 April 26, 2018
3 Odanna and Aoi leaving geisha house ep03 I Took a Trip to the Capital of the Hidden Realm.
"Kakuriyo no to ni odekake shimashita." (かくりよの都にお出かけしました。)
April 16, 2018 May 3, 2018
4 Aoi and an ill Oryo ep04 I Looked After a Snow Woman and an Earth-Spider.
"Yukionna to tsuchigumo o kaihou shimashita." (雪女と土蜘蛛を介抱しました。)
April 23, 2018 May 10, 2018
5 Flashback Shiro Suzuran Akatsuki together ep05 I Should Not Forget My Promise to the Ayakashi.
"Ayakashi to no yakusoku o wasurete wa naranu." (あやかしとの約束を忘れてはならぬ。)
April 30, 2018 May 17, 2018
6 Aoi & Tengu at Moonflower ep06 I'm Opening up an Eatery in an Ayakashi Inn.
"Ayakashi oyado de shokuji dokoro hajimemasu." (あやかしお宿で食事処はじめます。)
May 7, 2018 May 24, 2018
7 Odanna drying ep07 Taking A Walk with the Master in the Rain.
"Oodanna-sama to ame sanpo." (大旦那様と雨散歩。)
May 14, 2018 May 31, 2018
8 Ginji Curry 02 ep08 Shopping with the Nine-Tailed Young Master.
"Kyuubi no wakadanna to okaimono." (九尾の若旦那とお買い物。)
May 21, 2018 June 7, 2018
9 Nuinoin and Ritsuko Above ep09 An Elderly Ayakashi Couple's Wedding Anniversary.
"Yourou fuufu no kekkon kinenbi." (妖老夫婦の結婚記念日。)
May 28, 2018 June 14, 2018
10 Aoi and Ritsuko with hagoromo shawl ep10 A Rival Has Arrived at the Ayakashi Inn.
"Ayakashi oyado ni koutekishu kimashita." (あやかしお宿に好敵手きました。)
June 4, 2018 June 21, 2018
11 Young Shizuna Hair Strings ep11 The Nure-Onna Bath Caretaker and Her Shiranui Teacher.
"Yumori no Nure Onna to Shishou no Shiranui." (湯守の濡れ女と師匠の不知火。)
June 11, 2018 June 28, 2018
12 Akatsuki and Aoi Into the Basement ep12 There's a Secret in the Basement at Tenjin-ya.
"Tenjin-ya no Chika ni himitsu arimasu." (天神屋の地下に秘密あります。)
June 18, 2018 July 5, 2018

Theme Songs

Character Songs


  • Director: Yoshiko Okuda
  • Series Composition: Tomoko Konparu
  • Character Designer: Youko Satou
  • Ayakashi Designers: Takuhito Kusanagi and Tadashi Oppata
  • Chief Animation Director: Hikaru Suzuki
  • Prop Designers: Yoko Kuhara and Soutarou Shimizu
  • Color Design: Ritsuko Utagawa
  • Setting: Mika Nakajima
  • Special Effects, 2D Design: Mika Narukawa
  • Art Director: Norifumi Nakamura
  • CG Director: Tsutomu Nagai
  • Director of Photography: Naoki Nakamura
  • Editing: Akari Saitou
  • Sound Director: Fumiyuki Gou
  • Music Composition: Takurou Iga


Cast and Voice Actors

Character Japanese Voice Actor English Voice Actor
Aoi Tsubaki Nao Tōyama Emily Neves
Ōdanna Katsuyuki Konishi Christopher Wehkamp
Ginji Shun'ichi Toki Stephen Fu
Oryō Ai Kakuma Morgan Garrett
Akatsuki Yūma Uchida Orion Pitts
Byakuya Atsushi Tamaru Matt Shipman