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Located in Zao Onsen, Matukaneya Annex offers 3-star accommodation with hot spring baths including a free-flowing natural hot spring bath. The property features a restaurant serving unique cuisine. Free WiFi is available throughout the property. Free private parking is available on site.

All units at the ryokan are fitted with a seating area. Guest rooms will provide guests with a fridge. The accommodation is equipped with a terrace and a shared lounge.

At Matukaneya Annex guests are welcome to take advantage of a hot spring bath. Skiing is among the activities that guests can enjoy near the accommodation.

The reception can offer helpful tips for getting around the area.

This property is set a short distance from attractions such as Zao Hotsprings Ski Resort. The nearest airport is Yamagata (Junmachi), 17.4 miles from Matukaneya Annex, and the property offers a free shuttle service.

This property is a ryokan, which is a type of traditional Japanese Inn. Learn more

This is our guests' favourite part of Zao Onsen, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

Matsukaneya Annex has been welcoming guests since 2 Mar 2015.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Zao Onsen, this property has an excellent location score of 8.6

Breakfast info


Free private parking available on-site


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


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Japanese-Style Room with Toilet - Late Check In 21:00
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Property surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Zao Ropeway
    0.2 miles
  • Zao Onsen Ski Resort
    0.7 miles
  • Lina World
    4.7 miles
  • Yama-dera Temple
    10.6 miles
Natural beauty
  • Mountain 蔵王温泉スキー場
    0.1 miles
  • Mountain 樹氷原
    5 miles
Ski lifts
  • 蔵王温泉スキー場
    0.1 miles
Public transport
  • Train Kaminoyama-Onsen Station
    6.2 miles
  • Train Yamagata Station
    6.9 miles
Closest airports
  • Yamagata Airport
    17.3 miles
  • Sendai Airport
    28.5 miles
  • Shonai Airport
    55.7 miles
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Facilities of Matsukaneya Annex
  • Terrace
  • Ski-to-door access
  • Ski pass vendor
  • Ski equipment hire on site
  • Ski school Additional charge
  • Ski storage
  • Massage chair
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot spring bath
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Karaoke Additional charge
  • Table tennis Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Skiing
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Reception services
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shuttle service
  • Grocery deliveries Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
Languages spoken
  • Japanese
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15:00 - 18:30


07:00 - 10:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.


Entry to the property will be closed between the hours of 00:00 and 06:00

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

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Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply. Learn more.

FAQs about Matsukaneya Annex

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

  • Check-in at Matsukaneya Annex is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Matsukaneya Annex is 550 yards from the centre of Zao Onsen.

  • Room options at Matsukaneya Annex include:

    • Family

  • Matsukaneya Annex offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Hiking
    • Skiing
    • Table tennis
    • Fishing
    • Karaoke
    • Public Bath
    • Massage chair
    • Hot spring bath
    • Open-air bath

  • Yes, Matsukaneya Annex is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Guests staying at Matsukaneya Annex can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Asian