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元湯 山田屋旅館 Motoyu Yamadaya Ryokan

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Motoyu Yamadaya Ryokan / Ibaraki Kitaibaraki・Okukuji・Hitachi 2

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Motoyu Yamadaya Ryokan is an inn of hot spring and gourmet which holds a history of approx.300 years. It stands between the mountains where the sound of the river echoes.

The guestroom of the building of 250 years has been renovated by the hands of an architect of Hitachiota, and was reborn into a Japanese modern room where the history and modernism blend. Enjoy the aroma of the Japanese cedar and hinoki of local products.

Dinner is an Okukuji kaiseki cuisine.
The food which is delicious and is pleasing to the eye use abundant local food and is placed into a plate that brings out the best of the food.
Please enjoy the food in which the chef paid attention to the details.

Yamadaya Ryokan is recognized as the "Inn for hot spring therapy".
Yokokawa onsen is a transparent sulfur spring that is proud of its top-class alkaline percentage.
You will experience the beautiful skin effect taking a bath in the hot spring of smooth texture.

There are many sightseeing spots such as the "Fukuroda no Taki," "Ryujin Ootsurihashi" and "Hananuki gorge" where you may enjoy the changes of seasonal expressions.
You will be fulfilled by using this inn as the base for sight-seeing.      
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Accommodations that have achieved high customer satisfaction and that can be enjoyed casually.

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Other Facilities3.8/5

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KAWA Japanese modern room

申し込み時の質問をスルーされたのは残念です。 駐車場からマッサージチェアが見えたけど、一部の部屋だけのサービスでガッカリ。 温泉が循環濾過なら、その表記をして欲しい。消毒の有無も。 水道水が飲めるとしても、冷蔵庫で冷やすポットなり、冷水の... Read more 申し込み時の質問をスルーされたのは残念です。 駐車場からマッサージチェアが見えたけど、一部の部屋だけのサービスでガッカリ。 温泉が循環濾過なら、その表記をして欲しい。消毒の有無も。 水道水が飲めるとしても、冷蔵庫で冷やすポットなり、冷水のサービスが欲しい。 キャッシュレス、カード決済の対応を! 細かな注文が多いのは、他の部分では文句のつけようが無いほど素晴らしい宿だからです。 のんびり、ゆったり出来て、食事も美味しくて、良かったです。

I am sorry that you passed through the application question. I could see the massage chair from the parking lot, but I was disappointed with the service of only some rooms

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Mr./Ms. M.S(51)

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YAMA Japanese Western Style Room

母の誕生日祝いにと、1週間前でしたが予約が出来ました。お祝いにスペシャルデザートを作ってくださいました。ありがたかったです。 お湯も気持ちよかったです。湯上がりもしっとりしました。浴室は古い感じですが、懐かしいかんじがしてそれも良かったで... Read more 母の誕生日祝いにと、1週間前でしたが予約が出来ました。お祝いにスペシャルデザートを作ってくださいました。ありがたかったです。 お湯も気持ちよかったです。湯上がりもしっとりしました。浴室は古い感じですが、懐かしいかんじがしてそれも良かったです。 お料理も一品一品丁寧で美味しく、全部食べてもちょうど良い量でした。 3組だけの宿泊で、大人が静かにゆっくり過ごすにはよいところです。

I was able to make a reservation to celebrate my mother's birthday one week ago. I made a special dessert for the celebration. Thank you very much. The hot water was also pleasant. The hot water was also moist. The bathroom is old, but it feels nostalgic. The dishes were delicious and polite, and it was just the right amount to eat. With only 3 sets of accommodation, it is a good place for adults to spend a peaceful and relaxing time.

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KAWA Japanese modern room

1人がかなり到着が遅れたのにもかかわらず、お部屋で夕食を食べられる様にして下さいました。 温かい物は温かくして出して下さいました。 ありがとうございました。 お風呂場の脱衣場が、電灯が1つしかなくて薄暗いのだけが残念でした。

One person was able to eat dinner in the room even though the arrival was quite late. We warmed out the warm items. Thank you very much. I was disappointed that the dressing room in the bathroom had only one electric light and was dim.

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Motoyu Yamadaya Ryokan


1409 Orihashicho, Hitachiota-city, Ibaraki [View map]

check-in / check-out time

15:00 / 10:00

CI/CO time may be different depending on plan.

Credit card

Credit card payments are not accepted on-site at the accommodation

Number of guest rooms

7 room(s)


Please enjoy the food made with sincerity by the chef whom have pursued diligently at various Japanese restaurants.
You may enjoy not only with your taste buds but with your eyes as well.
Savor the Okukuji cuisine which the chef blends the seasonal kaiseki cuisine with creativity.
All of the cuisines use selected food such as the fresh seafood caught in the morning at the local fishing port, vegetables made by the farmer of Hitachiota, and Koshihikari rice which is a product of Ibaraki.
The cuisines will be offered in a Japanese modern restaurant with tables and chairs set on to the tatami along with partitions.
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It is an alkaline simple sulfur spring with an alkaline pH value 10.1. It is very smooth and will warm you body thoroughly. You may view the gorge and the small water fall from the bathroom  where it is a well up to the 2nd floor. The hot spring is a natural hot spring which is transparent and is recommended for guests wishing wellness and beautiful skin effect. Hot spring cure and day baths are welcome.

Established in 1753
As the hot spring area of Abukuma mountains, it is said to have been discovered by Hachiman Taro.
After the victory of the fall of Oushu Abe, the spring water was found along the river side and when the injury was healed, it has been said that that it has completely cured in 4 days. And therefore it is named as the "Hot spring of four days". And is was 1753 that the ancestor, Kobayashi Chogoro, built a roof over the spring water and run a business.
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Other facility information

Spring quality: Alkaline simple sulfur spring, pH value 10.1
Main effects: chronic skin disease, chronic women's disease, cuts, diabetes, neuralgia, rheumatism, disease of digestive organs, hernia, bruises, coldness, piles, chronic digestive organ disease, fatigue recovery

Public bath: Opening hours 15:00-23:00, 6:00-9:30
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[In consideration of the emergency declaration, we will stop accepting reservations for a certain period from May. ]

Elementary school students receive 70% of the adult price. (Please note that we do not accept children under elementary school age.)
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Payment is cash only.

Bath tax (150 yen) is not included.

All guest rooms are non-smoking. Please use the designated smoking area.

Check-in is after 15:00. Please note that you cannot enter before 15:00.

The last dinner time is 19:00. Please visit us by 19:00.
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  • Bath tax
  • Children allowed
  • Room service
  • Transportation service
  • Parking area
  • Hot spring
  • Fresh hot spring
  • Room with outdoor spa
  • Public spa
  • Private spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Esthe/Spa facility
  • Fitness facility
  • Barrier free
  • 5 min walk from station
  • Pets allowed
  • Breakfast in room
  • Dinner in room
  • Open air bath
  • Night view
  • Ocean view
  • Cottage
  • Coupon

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Access by public transportation.

To JR Suigun line Hitachiota station from Mito station and ride Ibaraki Kotsu bus (bound for Shochu) approx.45 minutes, get off at Orihashi Jumonji and is 15 minutes walk. There is shuttle service.

1409 Orihashicho, Hitachiota-city, Ibaraki

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