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Executive Satoyama (Muslim Friendly)
80 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 8 guests
(up to 7 children)
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Other room types
Japanese Style Room (Satoyama) with Open-Air bath
50 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Hoshi-no-Shizuku Superior Japanese Style Room (w/ Wood Open AirBath)
45 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Suite(Exellent Japanese Suite Room w/ Open-Air Bath)
115 square meters
2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 8 guests
(up to 7 children)
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Executive Satoyama (w/Open Air Bath+Twin)
80 square meters
2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 8 guests
(up to 7 children)
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Single Room, Non Smoking (Shared Bathroom Only)
5 square meters
1 Twin Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Sanyaso, Open-Air Bath, Muslim Friendly
38 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Standard Room, Japanese Futon, Smoking, Shared Bathroom
36 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Standard Family Room, Smoking, Shared Bathroom
50 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 9 guests
(up to 8 children)
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Economy Twin Room, Non Smoking
10 square meters
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Mori-no-Shizuku Deluxe Japanese Style Room, Non Smoking
40 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Japanese Style Room (Sanyaso) with Open-Air bath
38 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Hoshi-no-Shizuku Superior Japanese Style Room (w/ Ceramic Open AirBath)
45 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Hoshi-no-Shizuku Superior Japanese Style Room
36 square meters
1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3.5-star lakefront ryokan near Lake Biwa

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Restaurant
Multilingual staff
Concierge services

Location

Situated on a lake, this ryokan is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Lake Biwa and within 12 mi (20 km) of Biwako Valley Ski Resort and Kyoto University. Yasaka Shrine and Kawaramachi are also within 16 mi (25 km). Ogoto onsen station is only a 1-minute walk.

Property Features

This ryokan features a restaurant, a nightclub, and a bar/lounge. Free self parking and free train station pick-up are also provided. Additionally, a coffee shop/café, a spa tub, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 109 rooms provide free WiFi, room service, and flat-screen TVs. Hair dryers, safes, and phones are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Ryokan

1-9-28 Ogoto, Otsu, Shiga-ken 520-0101

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to hot springs, Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Ryokan features a spa tub and a sauna. The ryokan offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink.

This hot springs ryokan also offers a seasonal outdoor pool, a nightclub, and an arcade/game room. A train station pick-up service and a train station drop-off service are complimentary for guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Ryokan has designated areas for smoking.

  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Bar/lounge
  • Elevator/lift
  • Free train station drop-off
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Shopping on site
  • Free train station pickup
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built - 1973
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 109
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Number of floors - 10
  • Arcade/game room
  • Sauna
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Arcade/game room

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas:

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Chinese
  • Korean

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Ryokan offers 109 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bidets and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Hair dryer
  • Air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Free WiFi
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Bidet
  • Phone
  • Free toiletries
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

Satoyama open 20:00-24:00 - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner and light fare. Reservations are required.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

A seasonal outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hot springs on site
  • Sailing nearby

Spa Services

Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen) and a yukata (Japanese robe). These services feature separate men and women areas.

  • Indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen)
  • Outdoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen)
  • Yukata (Japanese robe)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 8 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 8 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Union Pay

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 150 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Names

  • Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso
  • Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Hotel
  • Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Hotel Otsu
  • Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Otsu
  • Yuzanso
  • Yuzanso Ryokan Otsu
  • Satoyu Mukashibanashi Yuzanso Ryokan Otsu
  • Yuzanso Otsu

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station. Guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

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