Inaugurated in over 300 years ago, Yamatoya is the historical hot spring Ryokan （traditional Japanese inn）
fed by Akayu-Onsen, hot spring region in Yamagata Prefecture（Onsen: hot spring）.
Akayu-Onsen, reddish hot water with nice and soft skin texture. The bath tub is always filled with fresh hot water in the Kakenagashi style. (Kakenagashi : Luxurious Onsen style that always running and non-recycled water) A calm and quiet time is moving in this Museum-like Ryokan.
Inside of our Ryokan, a lot of arts are exhibited. Masterpieces created by world-famous artists such as Emille Galle and Pablo Picasso make special atmosphere.Yamatoya offers a delightfully hushed escape from the bustle of the city.
We offer an extensive range of accommodation plans.Special local food plan provides plenty of branded beef and
pork produced in Yamagata.The celebrating plan is suit for the special day like birthday and wedding anniversary.
We also offer various plans for not only hotel guest but day trippers and banquet users.
We offer a variety of room options to suit for various purpose of our guests.
Old-style room provides our guest comfortable experience filled with warm atmosphere, traditional Japanese interior and also offer private Onsen with Kakenagashi style.
Family room has commodious space with tatami flooring. It offers spacious bathroom with a Jacuzzi enough to enjoy with children.
Each rooms offer you tranquil atmosphere and profoundly relaxing time.
Our Onsen has completely Kakenagashi style.
Akayu-Onsen, the hot spring resort where we are located has over 900 years history. The spring water is filled with minerals that is known to alleviate symptoms such as neuralgia and rheumatic ailments. It’s also believed to be good for your skin.
Yamatoya provides 2 types of large bath rooms.
Iwaburo is made with natural rocks that provide rustic flavor.Roman Bath is made with marble stones that offer mystic atmosphere.
Those large bathes afford our guest the experience the ultimate in relaxation.
Yamatoya is located in Yamagata, a region of rich mountain soil and sea that produce
plenty of seasonal ingredients. These ingredients are arranged by our classed chefs to
exquisite multi-course Kaiseki meals that include visually pleasing. (Kaiseki meal:
Japanese traditional course dishes)
We also offer meltingly delicious branded meats produced local Yonezawa region, such as Yonezawa Beef and Yonezawa Sangenton-Pork.
In our hall we exhibit a lot of fine arts that were created by world-famous artists from across the world like Pablo Picasso and Rosanjin（Japanese famous versatile artist）.
We have an extensive range of dining options to suit the style of our guests.
In our restaurant we offer private rooms that feel free from self-consciously. A banquet hall has capable of 100 people.
We provide tourist services, such as introducing tourist facilities and must-see landmarks around Akayu-Onsen region.
It’ll make trip more memorable one. Please feel free to ask our staffs.
Akayu-Onsen area is located 265km north from Tokyo.From Tokyo Station it will take 150min by Yamagata Shinkansen TSUBASA.(Shinkansen: Japanese Bullet Train)We welcome you to visit Yamatoya to refresh yourself.
972 Nanyoushi Akayu, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan 999-2211
TEL: +81-0238-43-2257 / FAX: +81-0238-43-3376