Here on the cape of the three most beautiful views in Japan, Matsushima is "a hideout for adults." You can enjoy the sound of the sea breaking calmly on the shore as well as the silhouette of the island and the waves floating on the Shoan Sea, inviting you from 11 guest rooms. Among the beautiful pictures and knickknacks is the feeling that you get from visiting a small art museum" one that your whole body can sense simply because it is Shoan. The hotel was built so that all of the rooms are facing the sea. The sunlight pours in and the sea breeze blows through the simple and and elegant Japanese-style rooms from big windows. In the guest rooms with outdoor baths, enjoy a luxurious bath and indulge yourself. Order original cuisine from the head chef. Our shining gems include dishes prepared from fresh seafood. Take the time to thoroughly enjoy both the seascape and a delicious meal. In the morning and evening, the sea of Matsushima changes into a robust tint with vibrant colors. Why don't you forget daily life for a while and take a trip to see these awe-inspiring sights?
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Matsushima Sakan Shoan
Matsushima Town Tamakura Umegi 1 [View map]
check-in / check-out time
15:00 / 12:00
CI/CO time may be different depending on plan.
Number of guest rooms
◆Restaurant "Kanon" Various refined kaiseki cuisine is prepared at a professional standard from local ingredients selected every morning. Charcoal grills are used to grill fresh seafood from Matsushima, including goby and persimmon which are recommended during winter and summer. Many things are available from a coffee to a full meal.Read moreClose
◆Large communal bath: Men At the men's communal bath, there is a cypress indoor bath with the scent of cypress as well a rock open-air bath with the scent of the ocean as well as the sound of the ocean. ◆Large communal bath: Women The European style building contains octagonal bath with light from stain glass as well as cypress open-air bath. Relax and forget the time while feeling the sea breeze.Read moreClose
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◆Kura At 'Kura', turn the pages of books at the library where there are rows and rows of books. This room that has an Italian interior and comfortable music. It changes to a bar at night. Have an adult time here by pouring shouchu into a glass.Read moreClose
◆Matsushima Library Approximately 2,000 novels and books fill the library. Casually browse historical novels or nostalgic books from your childhood and masterpieces. Devote yourself to the books beneath the lamps and choose a favorite. Reading by the windows with an ocean view is also good. Leisurely read while listening to the sound of water boiling in a teakettle. ◆Promenade You are invited to listen to the sounds of the wild birds for a little less than ten minutes while enjoying the forest. When you pass through the narrow path to the sea, the private terrace offers a superb view. We will bring champagne if you ask. Experience the picturesque evening landscape that changes every moment while sipping from a glass. The beautiful panoramic view of Matsushima will have you at a loss for word.Read moreClose
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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
The accommodation features are general descriptions of the facility. The amenities and breadth of service will differ between each accommodation. For details, please confirm directly with the accommodation.
Access by public transportation.
[When arriving by train] Tokyo - (Tohoku Shinkansen, approximately two hours) - Sendai - (approximately 30 minutes by Sengoku line Ishinomaki) - Matsushima-Kaigan Station - Takagimachi Station - (taxi, approximately eight minutes) - Shoan Tokyo - (Tohoku Shinkansen, approximately two hours) - Sendai - (approximately 30 minutes by Tohoku Main Line Ichinoseki) - Matsushima Station - (taxi, approximately 15 minutes) - Shoan [When arriving from the Airport] Sapporo - (approximately one hour, ten minutes) - Sendai Nagoya - (approximately one hour) - Sendai Osaka - (approximately one hour, ten minutes) - Sendai Hiroshima - (approximately one hour, 25 minutes) - Sendai Fukuoka - (approximately one hour, 40 minutes) - Sendai Naha - (approximately two hours, 30 minutes) - Sendai *From Sendai Airport, you can come by airport limousine to Shoan via Sendai Station → Matsushima-Kaigan Station.
We offer transportation between Matsushima and Tohoku Main Line Matsushima Station [reservation required] Departure: Matsushima Station 14: 20 → Matsushima Return: Matsushima 11: 10 → Matsushima Station From July 1, 2019: (Outbound) Tohoku Main Line Matsushima Station 15:00 → Matsushima (Return) Matsushima 11: 10 → Tohoku Main Line Matsushima Station * It is a reservation system. Please apply by the day before. There is a limit to the number of passengers in the car, first come first serve.
Matsushima Town Tamakura Umegi 1