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Shinshu Bessho Onsen Tamaya Ryokan

Ueda City, Nagano
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All rooms were reopened after a renovation in March 2015! Featuring a total of 18 new rooms, including eight Japanese-western style rooms and 10 Japanese style rooms.

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Guest review score

Excellent
Reviews: 74
4.6

Access

Bessho-Onsen Station
6 min walk
Maita Station
7 min drive
Yagisawa Station
7 min drive

Property facilities

  • Parking lot
  • Open-air bath (hot spring)
  • Lounge
  • Vending machine
  • Private dining
  • Sauna

Explore our rooms and plans

Price (low to high)
4 room types
Japanese-style room 10 tatami mats
Ikoi's pure Japanese-style room 10 tatami mats [No smoking]
Japanese-style room 10 tatami mats
No smoking
19.44m²
Max 6 adults
  • [Basic Kaiseki at Tamaya Ryokan] Mainly grilled Shinshu premium beef with hot stones
    Meal
    Free rental yukata
    Famous local cuisine
    Seasonal cuisine
    Free parking
    Price for:  
    1 night
     | 
     | 
    $556.23
    Taxes & fees incl.
    Plan details

    Basic Kaiseki 2 meal plan [Japanese breakfast] [Japanese dinner]

    This plan includes dinner and breakfast. ★This plan is our standard plan all year round★ Thanks to you, we have been highly praised by our customers for a long time, and many of them have come back to stay. A modern Japanese inn with attentive hospitality. Please enjoy to your heart's content the chef's exquisite cuisine, which incorporates plenty of seasonal ingredients from Shinshu, unique to Tamaya Ryokan, and the hot spring water, which is 100% natural and straight from the source. ■ Tamaya Hospitality (Common Benefits for All Plans) - Enjoy over 10 types of soft drinks, including authentic coffee and tea, at the hearth on the first floor (Hours: 14:00-22:00, 7:00-11:00) - Women only/Free rental of colorful yukata (can be put on between 14:00-17:30) - Free use of massage chairs at the healing center on the first floor - One outdoor bath ticket for Bessho Onsen per person - One pair of Bessho Onsen ward-off evil spirits chopsticks per person ■ Dinner Tamuya's basic kaiseki course. The main dish is hot stone grilled Shinshu premium beef. Enjoy comparing two different cuts of safe, secure and delicious "Shinshu premium beef" that meets the standards independently established by Nagano Prefecture. ・Tender "fillet" with less fat ・Sirloin with a lot of marbled meat and a sweet taste "Shinshu Japanese Kaiseki" using seasonal local ingredients Appetizer/Soup/Sashimi/Sashimi/Main dish/Grilled dish/Takiawase/Fried dish/Rice/Fruit The rice is Koshihikari rice from Shiota Yaeyama, a local farmer. The miso soup is also made with Shinshu miso from Ueda. Dining: Private room or room (cannot be specified) for both breakfast and dinner *Photo is for illustration purposes only. The number of dishes varies depending on the season and time of year *Subject to change depending on availability ■Breakfast We offer side dishes that go well with rice cooked with delicious locally grown rice. Dumpling soup made with buckwheat flour will warm your body when you wake up. ■Hot spring Bessho Onsen is said to be the oldest hot spring in Shinshu and appears in Sei Shonagon's "The Pillow Book". The smooth, simple sulfur hot spring is a beauty bath that makes your skin smooth. Enjoy freshly-born hot spring water (no circulation or addition of water). The large bath also has a sauna and a cold bath. Opening hours: From arrival until 10am the following morning

    $556.23
    Taxes & fees incl.
    1 room 2 guests 1 night
    Plan benefits
    • Free rental yukata
    • Famous local cuisine
    • Seasonal cuisine
    • Free parking
    • Welcome drink service
    • Free colorful rental yukata
    Meals
    • Japanese breakfast
    • Japanese dinner
    Dining locations
    • Dinner (private dining room)
    • Breakfast (private dining room)
  • [Tamaya specialty] Shinshu premium beef grilled with hot stones
    Meal
    Free rental yukata
    Famous local cuisine
    Seasonal cuisine
    Free parking
    Price for:  
    1 night
     | 
     | 
    $625.76
    Taxes & fees incl.
    Plan details

    [Upgraded Kaiseki] Kaiseki course with a special dish made from carefully selected ingredients ★ Shinshu [Japanese breakfast] [Japanese dinner]

    An upgraded kaiseki meal that adds a special dish made with carefully selected ingredients to Tamaya's basic kaiseki meal. Enjoy a high-quality, hearty kaiseki meal. Enjoy the chef's dishes that incorporate plenty of Shinshu seasonal ingredients, unique to Tamaya Ryokan, and the 100% natural hot spring water to your heart's content. ■ Tamaya Hospitality (Common Benefits for All Plans) ・ At the hearth on the first floor, you can freely enjoy more than 10 types of soft drinks, including authentic coffee and tea (Hours of use: 14:00-22:00, 7:00-11:00) ・ For women only / Free rental of colorful yukata (can be put on from 14:00-17:30) ・ Free use of massage chairs at the healing center on the first floor ・ One outdoor bath ticket for Bessho Onsen per person ・ One pair of Bessho Onsen's warding off evil spirits chopsticks per person ■ Dinner The main dish is hot stone grilled Shinshu premium beef. The sashimi is sweet spiny lobster. The special dish you can choose is "whole stewed shark fin" or "butter-grilled abalone". Enjoy a high-quality and voluminous kaiseki course. *You can choose a different menu for each person. *If you do not fill in the form, we will prepare whole stewed shark fin. We cannot accept changes on the day. "Shinshu Japanese kaiseki" using seasonal local ingredients Appetizer / Soup / Sashimi / Appetizer / Main dish / Grilled dish / Takiawase / Fried dish / Rice / Fruit The rice is Koshihikari rice from Shiota Yaeyama, a local farmer. The miso soup is also made with Shinshu miso from the local Ueda area. Dining: Private room or room (cannot be specified) for both breakfast and dinner *The photo is for illustrative purposes only. The number of items varies depending on the season and time of year. *This may change depending on the availability of ingredients. ■Breakfast We offer side dishes that go well with rice cooked with delicious local rice. Buckwheat flour dumpling soup will warm your body when you wake up. ■Hot springs Bessho Onsen is said to be the oldest hot spring in Shinshu and is also featured in Sei Shonagon's "The Pillow Book." The smooth, simple sulfur hot spring is a beauty bath that makes your skin smooth. Enjoy the fresh hot spring water that flows directly from the source (no circulation, no water added). There is also a sauna and a cold bath in the large bath. Usage hours: From arrival until 10:00 the next morning. *The bath is closed between 7:00 and 8:00 p.m. due to cleaning and switching between men and women.

    $625.76
    Taxes & fees incl.
    1 room 2 guests 1 night
    Plan benefits
    • Free rental yukata
    • Famous local cuisine
    • Seasonal cuisine
    • Free parking
    • Welcome drink service
    • Free colorful rental yukata
    Meals
    • Japanese breakfast
    • Japanese dinner
    Dining locations
    • Dinner (private dining room)
    • Breakfast (private dining room)
Room details

[Japanese room] [Non-smoking]

No smoking
19.44m²
Max 6 adults
Standard Japanese-Western style room equivalent to 12 tatami mats [non-smoking]
Standard Japanese-Western style room equivalent to 12 tatami mats [non-smoking]
Standard Japanese-Western style room equivalent to 12 tatami mats [non-smoking]
No smoking
1 x Single bed
Mountain view
19.44m²
Max 3 adults / 2 children
Room facilities
  • Bathtub available
  • Internet available in room
  • [Tamaya specialty] Shinshu premium beef grilled with hot stones
    Meal
    Free rental yukata
    Famous local cuisine
    Seasonal cuisine
    Free parking
    Price for:  
    1 night
     | 
     | 
    $672.11
    Taxes & fees incl.
    Plan details

    [Upgraded Kaiseki] Kaiseki course with a special dish made from carefully selected ingredients ★ Shinshu [Japanese breakfast] [Japanese dinner]

    An upgraded kaiseki meal that adds a special dish made with carefully selected ingredients to Tamaya's basic kaiseki meal. Enjoy a high-quality, hearty kaiseki meal. Enjoy the chef's dishes that incorporate plenty of Shinshu seasonal ingredients, unique to Tamaya Ryokan, and the 100% natural hot spring water to your heart's content. ■ Tamaya Hospitality (Common Benefits for All Plans) ・ At the hearth on the first floor, you can freely enjoy more than 10 types of soft drinks, including authentic coffee and tea (Hours of use: 14:00-22:00, 7:00-11:00) ・ For women only / Free rental of colorful yukata (can be put on from 14:00-17:30) ・ Free use of massage chairs at the healing center on the first floor ・ One outdoor bath ticket for Bessho Onsen per person ・ One pair of Bessho Onsen's warding off evil spirits chopsticks per person ■ Dinner The main dish is hot stone grilled Shinshu premium beef. The sashimi is sweet spiny lobster. The special dish you can choose is "whole stewed shark fin" or "butter-grilled abalone". Enjoy a high-quality and voluminous kaiseki course. *You can choose a different menu for each person. *If you do not fill in the form, we will prepare whole stewed shark fin. We cannot accept changes on the day. "Shinshu Japanese kaiseki" using seasonal local ingredients Appetizer / Soup / Sashimi / Appetizer / Main dish / Grilled dish / Takiawase / Fried dish / Rice / Fruit The rice is Koshihikari rice from Shiota Yaeyama, a local farmer. The miso soup is also made with Shinshu miso from the local Ueda area. Dining: Private room or room (cannot be specified) for both breakfast and dinner *The photo is for illustrative purposes only. The number of items varies depending on the season and time of year. *This may change depending on the availability of ingredients. ■Breakfast We offer side dishes that go well with rice cooked with delicious local rice. Buckwheat flour dumpling soup will warm your body when you wake up. ■Hot springs Bessho Onsen is said to be the oldest hot spring in Shinshu and is also featured in Sei Shonagon's "The Pillow Book." The smooth, simple sulfur hot spring is a beauty bath that makes your skin smooth. Enjoy the fresh hot spring water that flows directly from the source (no circulation, no water added). There is also a sauna and a cold bath in the large bath. Usage hours: From arrival until 10:00 the next morning. *The bath is closed between 7:00 and 8:00 p.m. due to cleaning and switching between men and women.