Zao’s most famous Ryokan which was established 1716 and has welcomed distinguished guests from all over the world as well as Japan including the current emperor of Japan when he was younger. The Ryokan is a beautiful traditionally constructed wooden building. Beautifully preserved and cared for this 300 year old building will enchant and the rooms will take your breath away.
The Ryokan offer traditional Japanese style hospitality (omotenashi) and is located at the top of the Zao Village shopping street so you can enjoy restaurants, shopping, Izakayas close by.
Located within a 5 minute walk to the ski resort, Miyamaso Takamiya features 9 natural hot spring baths for guests to enjoy.
22 rooms at Miyamaso Takamiya are all unique with different features and styles, they are all beautifully and tastefully decorated and sure to impress, rooms feature tatami (woven-straw) flooring and traditional futon bedding. A Japanese-style set breakfast and optional dinner are both available in the traditional dining room. Free Wi-Fi available.
*Please note that Miyamaso Takamiya cannot accommodate children under 13 years old.
Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort can be accessed by ski lifts and aerial lifts that are located within a 5- to 10-minute walking distance from the property
Distance to Zao Onsen Ski Field: 400m
Distance to Yamagata Station: 17km
Distance to Zao Onsen City Center: 350m
Distance to Nearest Bus Station: 400m
Facilities & Services
Most Popular Facilities
- Breakfast (Japanese style set)
- Dinner (Japanese set style)
- WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
- Free onsite Parking Available
- Pick up for Check in
- Drop off for Check out
- Luggage storage
- In room safety deposit box
- Gift shop
- Hot spring bath
- Outdoor hot spring bath
- Ski locker room
When you make a booking with us we will usually require a deposit of 20% to be paid to secure the booking and confirm your requirements. Payment and cancellation policy is subject to change depending on which kind of rates/reservation you have chosen. Please contact us to have more information.
Only children 13 and older are allowed.
All rooms are non-smoking
No Pets are allowed at this property
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