In this article, I would like to introduce “Shimoda Yamatokan,” a hot spring inn in Shimoda City, Shizuoka Prefecture.
It is a hot spring inn with an ocean view right in front of a white sand beach, making it the perfect spot for a view.
The location, charm, rooms, and cuisine are described in this article, so please refer to it for your reference.
Location of Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamatokan”
Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamato-kan” is a ryokan where all rooms have an ocean view and a panoramic view of the many beaches.
This is a place where you can spend a pleasant time both physically and mentally, as every detail of the inn is designed to provide hospitality and service that will make your stay as elegant as possible.
By train, it takes about 2 hours and 45 minutes from Tokyo Station via the JR limited express “Odoriko”, and about 1 hour and 50 minutes from Nagoya Station via the Shinkansen “Kodama”.
The location also offers a fantastic view of the ocean with the stars in the background.
The charm of Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamatokan”
Shimoda Yamato-kan offers large baths, open-air baths, and private hot spring open-air baths, all of which offer an ocean view experience with the ocean spread out before you.
The main bath is located on the 5th floor of the top floor with a paradise view, and the open-air baths include the Japanese-style hot spring “Mahoroba” and the Western-style hot spring “Tatado Winds.
The private open-air hot spring “SPA VILLA” is located closest to the ocean, and you will be able to enjoy the ocean view full of a sense of scale.
Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamatokan” Room
A variety of room plans are proposed, including suites with open-air baths, special rooms, spacious Japanese-style rooms with at least 15 tatami mats, and rooms with beds in the Japanese-style space.
Each room has an ocean view of the beach, and once you open the window, the sea breeze flowing in from the ocean side will make you feel liberated.
The hotel is fully equipped with a variety of amenities to make your stay as stress-free as possible.
Cuisine at Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamatokan
Two types of meal patterns are available: the “Seafood Charcoal Kaiseki” using a special charcoal dining room, and the “Iso Kaiseki” served in the room or dining room.
In the seafood charcoal kaiseki, you can indulge in “salted sea bream”, an original creative hot pot on a seven-ring table based on Okinawa’s marsh stew, and in the isokaiseki, you can indulge in “boiled sea bream”, a traditional Shimoda specialty loved by the locals.
During the period from late September to late April, you can catch lobsters, so it is recommended to enjoy them in various ways such as sashimi, grilled in the shell, boiled, and simmered in the shell.
Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamatokan” Information and Summary
|Facility Name||Shimoda Yamato-kan|
|Address||2048 Yoshisami, Shimoda City, Shizuoka Prefecture
|Approximate budget||Approx. 7,000 yen per person (tax included)|
What do you think? In this article, I have introduced the Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamato-kan”.
Soaking in the large bath or open-air bath while gazing at the beach is a blissful moment that Shimoda Yamato-kan is proud of.
After you have refreshed your body and soul, try the kaiseki cuisine using Izu’s specialties.
Please take this opportunity to visit the Izu Shimoda Onsen “Shimoda Yamatokan”.