Mountain retreat Shima Onsen Yoshimoto features an indoor and outdoor public hot spring bath, as well as a private-use one. It offers luxurious Japanese-style and Western rooms, some with a private open-air bath. Lake Okushima is a 5-minute drive. The Yoshimoto serves Japanese cuisine in the rooms, while drinks can also be enjoyed at the bar. Drinks vending machines are on-site. Shima Onsen Hot Springs and the Shimagawa Dam are each a 15-minute drive from the Yoshimoto Tokiwasure-no-Yado. JR Nakanojo Station is a 40-minute bus ride and a 10-minute walk, and the hotel offers a free pick-up from the bus stop. Japanese-style rooms have a tatami (woven-straw) floor, on which guests sleep in traditional futon bedding. Western rooms are fitted with a bed. All rooms are spacious and air-conditioned, and come with an LCD TV, a fridge and yukata robes.

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Property highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.0)

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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


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  • Crystal
    United States of America United States of America
    Beautiful room and excellent private and shared onsen.
  • Lixing
    Australia Australia
    The culinary experience ( presentation of food and table ware with excellent food )
  • Kym
    Australia Australia
    The whole experience was amazing. The room was beautiful and the private bath was incredible.

Managed by 時わすれの宿 佳元

Company review score: 9.6Based on 1,071 reviews from 12 properties
12 managed properties

Company info

We have a sister Ryokan in Kusatsu, Kusatsu Onsen Ryokan Yoshinoya, so please consider our Ryokan as well.

Property info

We have a sister Ryokan in Kusatsu, Kusatsu Onsen Ryokan Yoshinoya, so please consider our Ryokan as well.

Languages Spoken


Area info

Amenities of Shima Onsen Yoshimoto
Great facilities! Review score, 9

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Breakfast
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Guest bathroom
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Fold-up bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Bicycle rental
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing
    Additional chargeOff-site
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit
    Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
Wifi is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Books, DVDs or music for children
  • Board games/puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Safe
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Full-body massage
  • Public Bath
  • Open-air bath
  • Hot spring bath
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

House rules

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From 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM


Until 10:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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Crib and extra bed policies

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Cash Shima Onsen Yoshimoto accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Guests with tattoos may not be permitted to use the property’s public bathing areas or other facilities where the tattoos might be visible to other guests.

FAQs about Shima Onsen Yoshimoto

  • Check-in at Shima Onsen Yoshimoto is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Shima Onsen Yoshimoto is 8.1 miles from the center of Nakanojo. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Shima Onsen Yoshimoto offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Canoeing
    • Hot spring bath
    • Open-air bath
    • Full-body massage
    • Bicycle rental
    • Happy hour
    • Public Bath

  • Room options at Shima Onsen Yoshimoto include:

    • Family
    • Suite
    • Twin

  • The prices at Shima Onsen Yoshimoto may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.