Hikage Onsen hot spring hotel is nestled in the beautiful cedar forests of Akita. With a rich history dating back over 100 years, guests can enjoy an authentic Japanese ambiance while relaxing in the mortise and tenon crafted lounge. The water flowing from the springs is renowned for leaving bathers with soft, smooth skin and several private springs are available for the discreet guests. Let your worries melt away and step back from the hustle and bustle of travel surrounded by nature at Hikage Onsen.
Utto Onsen sits at the base of Mt. Moriyoshi in Ani Village, an area famous for the local Matagi hunter culture. The onsen is popular as both a day trip destination and a place to stay the night while enjoying the hot spring and local food. The all natural hot spring is fed directly from the source. The restaurant serves traditional Matagi hunter cuisine including “Jango” cooking, bear stew, rabbit stew, and kiritanpo-nabe stew. Utto onsen was the first place in Akita recieve permission to brew the traditional “doburoku” rice liquor which has is now available for purchase. Guests can enjoy Mt. Moriyoshi, Yas no Taki waterfall, and other sightseeing spots in the area.
The elegenat Crown Palace provides top-notch hospitality and is Odate’s only “full-service” hotel. The spacious, chic, and modern rooms are designed to allow guests room to stretch and relax after a busy day. The Emperor and Empress of Japan stayed in the Royal Suite in June of 2008.
Opened in 1939 on the western shore of Lake Towada, the main building was constructed by 80 shrine and temple carpenters and is recognized as a Cultural Property of Japan. The unique architecture is a marvel of Japanese craftsmanship.
Furusawa onsen is for travelers looking for a relaxing place to stay in the countryside. The hot spring water is safe to drink and leaves the skin feeling soft and moisturized. The onsen is only a 7-minute drive from Odate Station and within walking distance from the Jukai Dome and Jukai Arena; perfect for guests attending sporting events at the venues. Local specialty kiritanpo-nabe stew and original dishes made with hot spring water are available on the dinner menu. The polite staff make sure to make every guest feel at home.
Popular hot springs fed directly from the source with both men’s and women’s sides featuring an outdoor tub, sauna, and heated relaxation rooms. The perfect place to unwind after a busy day of travel or business. The restuarant offers a large menu that focuses on incorporating fresh, local ingredients. Single, double, twin, and suite western-style rooms and Japanese style rooms are available.
Seifuso is located just 15 minutes from central Odate along the Jukai Line road. Located in a wooded valley, guests can enjoy a relaxing atmosphere while taking in the scenery. The hot spring is fed directly from the source and the outdoor tubs, including jacuzzi, are a popular day trip for locals.
Only a few steps from the shor of Lake Towada, Shinzantei Ryokan is the perfect place to stay while exploring the lake and nearby Oirase Stream. Authentic cuisine cooked over an irori, open charcoal hearth, sets this ryokan apart. The fresh mountain and seafood dishes wil delight guests after a day spent enjoying the sights.
Feel at home at this pleasant hotel surrounded by nature with a maximum capacity of 20 guests. Only 1 minute away by car from the Ani Ski Resort gondola, it is perfect for those looking to ski, snowboard, and see the snow monsters in the winter months, and hike in the warmer months. Free pick-up and drop-off to the Ani Ski resort and Aniai Station.
This budget hotel is located in central Odate within walking distance of the restaurant and bar district. Perfect for guests staying for business or sightseeing.