4.4

Excellent
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4.5

Exceptional

Location rating score

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Lowest price includes
Popular landmarks
Matsumoto City Museum of Art 2.9 km
Matsumoto Castletown Springs 3.2 km
Nakamachi Street 3.2 km
Yohashira Shrine 3.3 km
Kaichi Gakko Primary School 3.3 km
Matsumoto Castle 3.3 km
Nawate Shopping District 3.3 km
Kappa Bashi 32.9 km
Naraijuku 35.6 km
Kyukamura Norikura Kogen 38.0 km
Nearby landmarks
Shiraito no Yu Hot Spring 560 m
Wellness Utsukushi 720 m
Matsumoto Folkcraft Museum (Matsumoto Mingei-kan) 930 m
Yamabe Winery 1.8 km
Delicia² 1.9 km
Agatanomori Lyceum 2.3 km
Agatanomori Park 2.4 km
Hotplaza Asama 2.5 km
Old High School Memorial Museum 2.5 km
Matsumoto City Gymnasium 2.5 km
Shoho
Deluxe Twin Room (Central Wing) - Guestroom Shoho
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Shoho

527 Satoyamabe, Matsumoto-shi, Matsumoto, Matsumoto, Japan, 390-0221 - View map
  • Bath

  • Bar

  • Currency conversion service

  • Beauty salon

  • Gift/souvenir shop

Service4.9
Number of restaurants1
Location rating4.5
Overall rating:

4.4

Excellent
15 reviews
Location
4.5
Room comfort and quality
4.3
Service
4.9
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More about Shoho

More about Shoho

This lodging at Utsugushigahara Onsen comes complete with both Japanese and Western-style guestrooms overlooking the mountain scenery. Guests can treat themselves to a relaxing open-air hot spring, and a massage service (charge applies). A free shuttle bus service is available from JR Matsumoto Station (20 minutes.).
- An additional charge applies for use of the private bath and karaoke room.
- Bicycles are available for rent.
- Equipped with a sauna.
- Local specialties can be purchased at the hotel souvenir shop.
- Wi-Fi Internet access available at public spaces.
- Japanese/Western breakfast may be enjoyed for breakfast.
- Savor kaiseki course meals for dinner.
- 15 minutes by car to Matsumoto Castle, 5 minutes by car to the Matsumoto Folkcraft Museum.
- 60 minutes by car to Utsukushigahara Hogen (highlands) and 30 minutes by car to Matsumoto Airport.

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Amenities and facilities

Accessibility

  • Braille support in public spaces
  • Elevator for wheelchair
  • Gravel path at entrance
  • Handrails in stairs and hallways
  • In-room emergency alarm
  • In-room emergency alarm for hearing impaired
  • In-room toilet and bathtub with handrails
  • Shared acccessible toilet
  • Sign-language support at reception
  • Slope at entrance
  • Wheelchair
  • Wheelchair accessible

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Amusement Arcade
  • Go game
  • Karaoke
  • Mahjong
  • Massage
  • Shogi

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Japanese cuisine
  • Vending machine

Swimming & soaking

  • Bath
  • Large indoor bath
  • Open-air bath (non-mixed)

Services and conveniences

  • Beauty salon
  • Currency conversion service
  • Gift/souvenir shop
  • Wedding venue

Getting around

  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Car park [indoor]
  • Car park [outdoor]
  • Shuttle service

Available in all rooms

  • Bath towel
  • Hair dryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toothbrush
  • Towels
  • Western-style toilet
  • Yukata (Japanese pajamas)
Hot spring Information

Hot water type

  • Hot spring

Health benefits

  • Nerve pain/Rheumatism
  • Hemorrhoid aid
  • Illness recovery/Stress relief
  • Motor dysfunction aid
  • Articular pain aid
  • Muscle pain aid
  • Frozen shoulders aid
  • Digestive ailment aid
  • Neuralgia aid
  • Bruise aid
  • Sensitivity to cold aid

Spring quality

  • Simple hot spring
Hot spring on site

Indoor public bath (Female only)

  • Capacity
    100 persons
  • Opening hours
    05:00~01:00
  • Number of bathtubs
    2
  • Bath style
    Granite

Indoor public bath (Male only)

  • Capacity
    100 persons
  • Opening hours
    05:00~01:00
  • Number of bathtubs
    2
  • Bath style
    Granite

Open-air bath (Male only)

  • Opening hours
    05:00~01:00
  • Bath style
    Stone
  • View
    Garden

Open-air bath (Female only)

  • Opening hours
    05:00~01:00
  • Bath style
    Stone
Location
527 Satoyamabe, Matsumoto-shi, Matsumoto, Matsumoto, Japan, 390-0221
Excellent
Location

4.5

What's nearby

Popular landmarks

  • Matsumoto City Museum of Art
    2.9 km
  • Matsumoto Castletown Springs
    3.2 km
  • Nakamachi Street
    3.2 km
  • Yohashira Shrine
    3.3 km
  • Kaichi Gakko Primary School
    3.3 km
  • Matsumoto Castle
    3.3 km
  • Nawate Shopping District
    3.3 km
  • Kappa Bashi
    32.9 km
  • Naraijuku
    35.6 km
  • Kyukamura Norikura Kogen
    38.0 km

Nearby landmarks

  • Shiraito no Yu Hot Spring
    560 m
  • Wellness Utsukushi
    720 m
  • Matsumoto Folkcraft Museum (Matsumoto Mingei-kan)
    930 m
  • Yamabe Winery
    1.8 km
  • Delicia²
    1.9 km
  • Agatanomori Lyceum
    2.3 km
  • Agatanomori Park
    2.4 km
  • Hotplaza Asama
    2.5 km
  • Old High School Memorial Museum
    2.5 km
  • Matsumoto City Gymnasium
    2.5 km
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.
Property policies

Others

    Extra beds, if available, are dependent on the room you choose. Please ask the property for more details.

    Some helpful facts

    Check-in/Check-out

    • Check-in from15:00
    • Check-out until10:00

    The property

    • Number of restaurants1
    • Opened in 1980
    • Most recent renovation2013

    Reviews of Shoho from verified guests

    4.4
    /
    5
    Excellent
    Location4.5
    Room comfort and quality4.3
    Service4.9
    Access4.1
    High score for Matsumoto
    All guests (15)
    Available languages
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    4.5
    WONG from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Excellent”

    excellent hotel, with superb view of the Alps and wonderful onsen. can take the Alpico bus directly from the hotel to Kumimoko, very convenient. front desk service is excellent. Highly recommend

    Reviewed May 21, 2018

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    4.2
    K from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Excellent”

    dinner & breakfast was good. staffs were very friendly and well trained. nice onsen hotel in matsumoto

    Reviewed May 05, 2018

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    3.4
    lena from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Good”

    Extremely courteous service. Attentive and polite. Responsive to customer's need and request.

    Reviewed April 26, 2018

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    4.9
    HMt from United States
    Couple

    Exceptional”

    If i could give this hotel 6 stars I would. It is an excellent value in EVERY way and the attention to every small detail of the experience makes it a delight to visit.

    Reviewed January 07, 2018

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    3.9
    Wendy from Netherlands
    Group

    Very good”

    We truly enjoyed our stay at this resort-like hotel in a Japanese style room. It's a little out of the way, but you can take a short bus ride directly to the entrance. Private onsen were smaller than expected but the other facilities and the good breakfast

    Reviewed August 07, 2017

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    4.9
    cintai from Singapore
    Group

    Exceptional”

    My wife and I were travelling with three children (7 yrs, 4 yrs and 10 mths). We had landed in Nagoya early morning after an overnight flight and travelled to Matsumoto (Hotel Shoho) in a rental car. By the time we arrived, one could imagine how tired we

    Reviewed November 14, 2016

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    4.5
    Peter from Singapore
    Group

    Excellent”

    We enjoyed our stay at Hotel Shoho. Our only complain is that the room's air conditioningwas not effective! Our room was very warm & uncomfortable. The onsen was very good.

    Reviewed October 02, 2015

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    5.0
    Yau from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Exceptional”

    Can't express our love for this lovely hotel more. Great friendly and very pretty staff everywhere you go in the hotel. Wonderful shuttle bus service with great helpful driver, and you gotta get the dinner set also as it is tailor made for each guest every

    Reviewed April 19, 2015

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    5.0
    spoon from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Exceptional”

    員工很有禮貌,房間新淨整潔 溫泉有4個池,又大又乾淨,有兩種温度可以選擇 早餐有多種選擇,好好吃

    Reviewed May 09, 2018

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    5.0
    Sally from Taiwan
    Group

    Exceptional”

    很棒的渡假村,可能在裡面玩半天,景觀非常好!

    Reviewed October 05, 2016

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    4.4
    KEVIN from Taiwan
    Group

    Excellent”

    非常物超所值的溫泉飯店,有巴士接送松本車站,離開飯店後若不想拖行李去上高地或市區景點,可幫你寄放在松本站前翔峰商務旅館內,非常方便

    Reviewed May 05, 2015

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