Welcome to Shimaya Ryokan

We are a cozy hot spring ryokan in Yudanaka Spa Resort, Nagano Pref.. Ideally situated in the center of the town, we are only 8min walk from Yudanaka Sta. on Nagano Dentetsu Line. Within a short walking distance you will find various types of restaurants and sushi bars, all reasonably priced. A 24 hour convenience store, a coin-operated laundry, an ATM machine and a Post Office.


You can enjoy our public Onsen (hot spring bath) filled with the 100% natural hot spring water, which on weekdays can be reserved in advance for private use by families and couples.



Dinner is offered upon request. (make sure to order once confirming your booking through your booking service, prices vary) Breakfast on the following day can be prepared if you ask for it when you check-in. (Japanese1350Yen per person.western800Yen per person).

The famous Jigokudani snow monkey park, where you can see monkeys soaking in natural hot spring bath in winter, is not far away from the hotel. We offer free transportation service to the park.

We were awarded TRAVELERS' CHOICE 2012 WINNER and 2013 WINNET by TripAdvisor. We do our best to make your stay pleasant and memorable.


Check-in From 15:00
Check-out Until 10:00
Curfew 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.

Parking Free parking is available.

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