Hanamaki Onsen [Iwate Prefecture]


Hanamaki Onsen is a thriving hot spring town located in Iwate prefecture, northern part of Japan. It is 1 hour drive from Hiraizumi famous for Chusonji temple. Kashoen is a luxury Japanese style ryokan surrounded by the pine forest of Hanamaki Onsen. Shielded from the bustle of the main street of Hanamaki Onsen and nestled in green surroundings, quiet and refined atmosphere prevails within classic traditional Japanese style architecture of Kashoen.

Changing seasons such as new green leaves or white snow can be seen from the window of the room and large bath. Sophisticated Japanese style cuisine with abundant local ingredients enhances the joy of your stay.

Accommodation Type Ryokan
Access 3 hrs. 30 min. from Tokyo (train & taxi)
Price Range* 31,650 - 46,350 yen/person
Environment Quiet surroundings in a onsen (hot spring) town
Room 51
Private Bath All rooms equipped with private bath
*The price is for standard/superior room for per person, per night for double occupancy, weekdays on regular seasons. Please check when booking.

Basic Information


  • Japanese traditional style architecture


  • All rooms are equipped with baths made from cypress. Water in the private rooms are not hot spring water.
  • Shared spacious hot spring bath is made from cypress.


  • Dinner is a course meal utilizing local food.


  • Check in 15:00 / Check out 10:00
  • English: Easy conversation
  • Internet: Stand alone PC (No LAN in the room)

Room type and prices


You can choose between Japanese style room or western style bed room.

Rates including dinner and breakfast are from 31,650 - 46,350 JPY / per person, in case of double occupancy for regular season.

Prices differ depending on room types and seasons. Please check when booking.



By train (from Tokyo)

  • Tokyo station -[JR: Tohoku Shinkansen 3 hrs] - Shin Hanamaki station- [Taxi: 20 min] - Kashoen

Recommended activities

Sightseeing in Tono, Hiraizumi and other parts of Tohoku area

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