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Shimaya Ryokan is a hot spring hotel located in Yudanaka Onsen Resort in northen Nagano Pref..
It takes about 3 hours from Tokyo by JR Shinkansen train, and about 2.5 hours from Kanazawa to get to our ryokan.
We are located very close to the worldwide popular Jigokudani Yaen-koen park, famous for its ""snow monkeys"".
Free transportation is available from our ryokan to the park.
Having great access to hot springs where you can feel the essence of Japan, and to Shiga Highlands, one of the biggest snow resorts in the country,
Shimaya Ryokan offers you the perfect base for exploring Nagano Pref. .

Welcoming Oversea Guests with Warm Hospitality

Welcoming Oversea Guests with Warm Hospitality

Shimaya Ryokan is a pioneer in our region in accepting guests from overseas.
In order for the oversea guests to fully enjoy their stay,
we have been making efforts to improve our services based on the guest's requests, such as introducing free Wi-Fi in the whole building, starting free transportation service to Jigokudani Yaen-koen park, and installing a washing machine for backpackers.

Visiting the Snow Monkeys

Visiting the Snow Monkeys

We are located close to the popular Jigokudani Yaen-koen park, famous for its snow monkeys. We offer free transportation to the park.
Read more about the snow monkeys here.

Letters From Our Guests

Dining Room

There letters on the wall are warm messages we received from our oversea guests.


From 15:00
Until 10:00
Until 22:00
Traditional, multi-course Japanese dinner available upon request.
Please contact us in advance to arrange dinner.
Breakfast can be arranged at check-in (Japanese, 1350 Yen; Western, 800 Yen per person).
Cash and Credit Cards are accepted.
Room Amenities
All guest rooms have air conditioning and TV. Amenities include soap, shampoo, towels,
yukata (light Japanese robe), and in-room safes.
Free parking is available.