Last updated: December 27, 2022
A nostalgic Ikaho Onsen inn, famous for its charming tanuki figures
This traditional inn is a short walk from Ikaho Onsen’s famous stone steps and Ikaho Ropeway. The charming interior is adorned with tanuki (racoon dog) figurines and motifs, said to bring good luck. Spacious guest rooms offer sweeping views of the surrounding mountains, and several have been updated with colorful textiles and modern design flourishes. The indoor and outdoor public baths draw their water from Ikaho Onsen's ""silver"" hot spring, Shirogane no Yu. Retro details including mosaic wall features and stained glass add to the nostalgic appeal.
Along with local Joshu cuisine, guests can enjoy sake tasting, or relax in the lounge with mountain views and a coffee from Ikaho roastery To Be Koffee. Dress up in a colorful cotton yukata and catch a ride in Ikaho Syusuien's own auto rickshaw to explore the sights of Ikaho Onsen.
557 Ikaho, Ikahomachi, Shibukawa ( Map)
About 25 minutes by car from Shibukawa-Ikaho IC of Kan-Etsu Expressway
About 25 minutes by bus from Shibukawa Station + 2 minutes on foot from Ikaho Bus Terminal
Check-in 3:00 p.m. Check-out 10:00 a.m.
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