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990-2301 Yamagata, Zao Onsen, Zao-Onsen 934-26, Japan – Excellent location - show map
Excellent location — rated 9.5/10! (score from 95 reviews)
Real guests • Real stays • Real opinions
Only a 1-minute walk from the Zao Onsen Ski resort, Pension Puutaro offers Japanese-style rooms, a French course for dinner and free Wi-Fi. The property is located just a minute's walk from Shinzaemon No Yu, a hot spring bath complex. Free parking is available, and Zao Ropeway is just 1 minute on foot.
From Puutaro Pension it’s a 3-minute walk to the Chuo Ropeway. The property is an 8-minute walk from Zao Bus Terminal, which connects to JR Yamagata Station in 45 minutes. Okama Lake can be visited a 40-minute drive away.
Rooms have a tatami (woven-straw) floor, on which traditional futon bedding is spread to sleep in. Amenities include a TV, a fridge and air conditioning/heating. Yukata robes are provided, while toilets and bathrooms are shared.
A Western breakfast is served at the dining room between 07:30 and 08:30. Dinner time is from 18:30, and from 19:30 at the latest.
This is our guests' favourite part of Zao Onsen, according to independent reviews.
Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.
Most popular facilities
3 reasons to choose Pension Puutaro
Zao Ropeway0.1 miles
Zao Onsen Ski Resort0.6 miles
Lina World4.8 miles
Yama-dera Temple10.5 miles
Cafe/bar OTOTYAYA0 miles
Mountain ZAO GONNDORA0.1 miles
Lake SIGINOYATINUMA0.3 miles
Train Kaminoyama-Onsen Station6.3 miles
Train Yamagata Station7 miles
Yamagata Airport17.3 miles
Sendai Airport28.4 miles
Shonai Airport55.7 miles
Most popular facilities
15:00 - 21:00
Until 10:00 hours
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.
Children and beds
Children of any age are welcome.
Children aged 3 years and above are considered 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
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
Pension Puutaro accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Smoking is not allowed.
Pets are not allowed.
The fine print
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.
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.
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 adheres to strict physical distancing measures.
Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.
It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.
Please inform Pension Puutaro 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.
Guests must check in by 19:30 to eat dinner at this property. Guests who check in after this time may not be served dinner, and no refund will be given.
License number: 2751, 指令山保第」２７５１号
FAQs about Pension Puutaro
Pension Puutaro is 400 yards from the centre of Zao Onsen.
Room options at Pension Puutaro include:
Pension Puutaro offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):
- Golf course (within 3 km)
- Horse riding
The prices at Pension Puutaro 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 Pension Puutaro is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.
Guests staying at Pension Puutaro can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).
Breakfast option(s) include:
- À la carte