Featuring indoor and outdoor hot spring baths, a sauna and a restaurant, Hotel Pony Onsen offers Japanese-style and Western rooms with free WiFi. Massages can be arranged, and facilities include a launderette, drinks vending machines and free parking. Japanese-style rooms have a tatami (woven-straw) floor, a low table with seating cushions and traditional futon bedding, while Western rooms offer beds, free wired internet and an en suite bathroom. All rooms are air-conditioned and come with an LCD TV, a fridge and an attached toilet. Yukata robes are provided. At Pony Onsen Hotel guests can enjoy soothing public hot spring baths in the open air or indoors. Baths and saunas are separate per gender. An iPad can be used at the lobby free of charge. Restaurant Sakura-tei specialises in yakiniku grilled meat dishes. Hotel Pony Onsen is a 10-minute drive from Towada Art Center and a 20-minute drive from Shichihohe-Towada Station. Lake Towada can be visitsed a 50-minute drive away.

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Property highlights

Free private parking available on-site

Open-air bath, ​Public Bath, ​Hot spring bath


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Room type
Number of guests
2 single beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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Guests who stayed here loved

  • Robert
    Japan Japan
    The interior is a little dated and the rooms a bit retro, but it is very quiet, inexpensive, has beautiful surroundings, and a great selection of onsen. In the evening I used the outdoor onsen and enjoyed the full moon. The next morning I used...
  • Robert
    United States United States
    The traditional Japanese room was really nice. Gave an authentic feel of a traditional Japanese room from the floor mat to the futons and it was way more comfortable than I thought it would be. The best part was the outdoor onsen, great experience...
  • Isuko
    United States United States
    the rooms were wonderful, the Onsen itself was so relaxing and the waters were so smooth.

Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • さくら亭
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner

Facilities of Hotel Pony Onsen

Most popular facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Breakfast
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Linen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Luggage storage
    • Fax/photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Dry cleaning
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Non-smoking throughout
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Public Bath
    • Open-air bath
    • Hot spring bath
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    • Sauna
    Languages spoken
    • English
    • Japanese

    House rules
    Hotel Pony Onsen takes special requests - add in the next step!

    From 15:00 to 23:00
    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in
    You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.
    From 05:00 to 10:00
    Cancellation/ prepayment
    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
    Entry to the property will be closed between the hours of 00:00 and 04:00
    Children and beds

    Child policies

    Children of any age are welcome.

    Children 6 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

    Cot and extra bed policies

    Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

    No age restriction
    There is no age requirement for check-in
    Pets are not allowed.
    Accepted payment methods
    American ExpressVisaMastercardDiners ClubCash
    Smoking is not allowed.

    The fine print
    Need-to-know information for guests at this property

    Guests with a tattoo may not be permitted to enter public bathing areas and other public facilities.

    Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    Please inform Hotel Pony Onsen in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

    In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist.

    In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

    In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

    Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

    FAQs about Hotel Pony Onsen

    • Check-in at Hotel Pony Onsen is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

    • Hotel Pony Onsen is 1.4 miles from the centre of Towada. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Hotel Pony Onsen has 1 restaurant:

      • さくら亭

    • The prices at Hotel Pony Onsen may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

    • Room options at Hotel Pony Onsen include:

      • Twin
      • Family

    • Hotel Pony Onsen offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

      • Sauna
      • Massage
      • Hot spring bath
      • Open-air bath
      • Public Bath

    • Yes, Hotel Pony Onsen is popular with guests booking family stays.