Set amid a beautiful landscape in Okuhida Onsengo hot-spring area, Yamazatonoiori Soene offers beautiful rooms in a Japanese style with river or garden views. The property is 80-munite bus ride from JR Takayama Station, and Fukuchi Yurimizaka (HO41) bus stop is a 3-minute walk away. Providing a peaceful escape from the city, Mountain Village Iori Soen's rooms are equipped with a flat-screen TV and refrigerator. All rooms have access to a shared bathroom, while some rooms also come with a private toilet. Slippers and Yukata robes are provided. Some rooms have Japanese-style bedding on a tatami (woven-straw) floor, while others have Western-style beds. A set menu for breakfast is provided and Kaiseki (traditional multi-course meals) is available, but will need to be reserved 3 days in advance. Guests can relax in the indoor and outdoor baths with its natural hot spring water. Kashikiri (private baths) are also available and can be reserved for free. It is a 15-minute drive to Shin Hodaka Ropeway and a 30-minute drive to Kamikochi area. Mount Norikura is a 60-minute drive from the property.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.0)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Free Private Parking Available On Site

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


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Guest reviews


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  • M
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Very tasty - and extremely Japanese - meals. Staff spoke enough English to communicate basics. Baths are very nice.
  • Mary
    Quiet, quaint, tranquil. Private onsen which has both indoor and outdoor bath available 👍 Beautiful traditional inn.
  • Cara
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Everything! Room, Food, Onsen! All are outstanding!

Host Info

Host Review Score

From Friday, December 20, 2019 The restaurant and all rooms are non-smoking. You can not smoke anywhere except the designated place (smoking place), including cigarette, electronic cigarette Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. June 29, 2019 Yamasatonoiori Soene
Language spoken: Japanese

Area info

Amenities of Yamazatonoiori Soene
Great facilities! Review score, 9.2

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Hot spring bath
  • Breakfast
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Cycling
  • Hiking
  • Skiing
  • Fishing
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
No internet access available.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Baggage storage
    • Wake-up service
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Safe
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Public Bath
    • Open-air bath
    • Hot spring bath
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    • Sauna
    Languages Spoken
    • Japanese

    House rules

    Yamazatonoiori Soene takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM


    From 8:30 AM to 11:00 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 over 3 are welcome.

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

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 3 and up are allowed)


    When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

    Mastercard Visa NICOS Cash Yamazatonoiori Soene accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Parties/events are not allowed


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    Guests must check in by 17:00 to eat dinner at the property. Guests who check in after this time must inform the property in advance, or the guest may not be served dinner and no refund will be given.

    Guests arriving after 18:00 must inform the property in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

    Adult rates are applicable to children 3 years and older.

    In order to prepare special amenities for men and women, guests are kindly requested to indicate the gender of each guest staying in the room in the Special Requests box when booking.

    Please note this property is located in Okuhida Hot Spring Villages. Guests will need to take a bus from JR Takayama Station.

    Guests can take a public bus from JR Takayama Train Station via Shin Hodaka Ropeway Station. Get off at Fukuji Yurimizaka (HO 41) Bus Stop, and the hotel is a 3-minute walk away.

    This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

    FAQs about Yamazatonoiori Soene

    • Yamazatonoiori Soene is 16.2 miles from the center of Takayama. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Check-in at Yamazatonoiori Soene is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

    • Yamazatonoiori Soene offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Sauna
      • Massage
      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Skiing
      • Fishing
      • Hot spring bath
      • Public Bath
      • Open-air bath

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

    • Room options at Yamazatonoiori Soene include:

      • Quad
      • Family

    • Yes, Yamazatonoiori Soene is popular with guests booking family stays.