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Le Vert Zao
Le Vert Zao
7.6 Good

5.0 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

GoodBased on 45 reviews
7.6

Le Vert Zao provides a comfortable setting when in Yamagata. It also offers free Wi-Fi, snow sports and a vending machine.

Hotel Largent Zao
Hotel Largent Zao
8.1 Excellent

5.0 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

ExcellentBased on 16 reviews
8.1

This comfortable hotel in Yamagata offers free wireless internet, as well as a sauna and ski in/out facilities. It is located a short stroll from Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort and Zao Onsen.

Hotel Castle Yamagata
Hotel Castle Yamagata
8.1 Excellent

1.9 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

ExcellentBased on 501 reviews
8.1

Hotel Castle provides a comfortable setting when in Yamagata. It also offers meeting rooms, a concierge and a hair salon.

Pension Putaro
Pension Putaro
9.1 Excellent

5.1 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

ExcellentBased on 134 reviews
9.1

Pension Puutaro is situated in Yamagata and features complimentary Wi-Fi. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
8.1 Excellent

2.5 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

ExcellentBased on 976 reviews
8.1

Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Yamagata. It offers free wireless internet in public areas, a 24/7 reception and massages.

Der Barte
Der Barte
7.9 Good

4.7 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

GoodBased on 61 reviews
7.9

Petit Resort Hotel Der Barte provides a comfortable setting when in Yamagata. It offers 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Forest Inn Sangoro
Forest Inn Sangoro
9.1 Excellent

5.3 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

ExcellentBased on 86 reviews
9.1

Featuring ski in/out facilities, Forest Inn Sangoro is located in Yamagata and provides comfortable accommodation. It also features bicycle rental, luggage storage and ski lockers.

Gokan No Yu Tsuruya
Gokan No Yu Tsuruya

4.8 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

Gokan no Yu Tsuruya is located in Yamagata and provides free Wi-Fi. A short walk from Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort, it offers comfortable rooms equipped with a refrigerator and tea and coffee making facilities.

Wakamatsuya
Wakamatsuya
9.1 Excellent

4.8 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

ExcellentBased on 75 reviews
9.1

This unique ryokan in Yamagata provides complimentary wireless internet, as well as a Jacuzzi and a mineral bath. A short walk from Zao Onsen, it offers comfortable rooms equipped with wireless internet access and a private bathroom.

Zao Kokusai Hotel
Zao Kokusai Hotel
8.6 Excellent

5.2 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

ExcellentBased on 139 reviews
8.6

Zao Kokusai Hotel provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Yamagata. It is situated a brief walk from Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort and Zao Onsen.

Tips for booking a Yamagata hotel

Cheapest month:July
Most expensive month:February
Average price in Yamagata:£94/night
Absolute cheapest price found:£30/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Thursday
£37 - £166
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£65 - £105
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Apa Hotel Yamagata Tsuruoka Ekimae
Apa Hotel Yamagata Tsuruoka Ekimae
7.7 Good

1.4 mi from city centre, Tsuruoka Show on map

APA Hotel Yamagata Tsuruoka Ekimae provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Tsuruoka. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi during their stay.

Cheapest hotels in Yamagata, Yamagata Prefecture

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Yamagata Kokusai Hotel
Yamagata Kokusai Hotel
7.9 Good

2.1 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

This Yamagata hotel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Yamagata Station. It offers 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

£27
Avg. per night
Yamagata Grand Hotel
Yamagata Grand Hotel
8.0 Excellent

2.0 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

Within a 20-minute stroll from Yamagata Station, the hotel offers guests a convenient base when visiting Yamagata. It also offers free wireless internet.

£28
Avg. per night
Apa Hotel Yamagata Tsuruoka Ekimae
Apa Hotel Yamagata Tsuruoka Ekimae
7.7 Good

1.4 mi from city centre, Tsuruoka Show on map

APA Hotel Yamagata Tsuruoka Ekimae provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Tsuruoka. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi during their stay.

£31
Avg. per night
Hotel Castle Yamagata
Hotel Castle Yamagata
8.1 Excellent

1.9 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

Hotel Castle provides a comfortable setting when in Yamagata. It also offers meeting rooms, a concierge and a hair salon.

£32
Avg. per night
Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
8.1 Excellent

2.5 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Yamagata. It offers free wireless internet in public areas, a 24/7 reception and massages.

£33
Avg. per night
Yamagata Eki Nishiguchi Washington Hotel
Yamagata Eki Nishiguchi Washington Hotel
7.9 Good

2.4 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

The hotel is located in Yamagata and is close to Yamagata University. It also offers laundry facilities, room service and massage services.

£36
Avg. per night
Hotel Stayin Nanokamachi
Hotel Stayin Nanokamachi

2.0 mi from city centre, Yamagata Show on map

Hotel Stayin Nanokamachi provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Yamagata. It also offers luggage storage, laundry facilities and a lift.

£44
Avg. per night
Super Hotel Yamagataeki Nishiguchi Natural Hot Springs

The hotel is situated in Yamagata and is within a 10-minute walk of Yamagata Station. It also provides a vending machine, massage services and a laundry service.

£44
Avg. per night

Hotel prices in Yamagata

3 stars

£27 - £276

Yoshidaya Ryokan

No. 1 most popular

Yoshidaya Ryokan
8.4 Excellent
£50
Avg. per night
Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata

No. 2 most popular

£47
Avg. per night
Yamagata Kokusai Hotel

Best value

£27
Avg. per night

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Where to stay in Yamagata

About Yamagata

Nestled in Japan’s mountainous Yamagata Prefecture, Yamagata is an atmospheric city that incorporates the tranquil Mogami River and towering Mount Zao. Yamagata is renowned for its hot springs and winter skiing destinations, along with boasting a rural peace and abundance of natural beauty.

Things to do

If you’re looking to carve powder, head up to the Yamagata Zao Onsen Ski Resort, the largest in the Tohoku Region. This year-round outdoor playground features a range of skiing and snowboarding slopes for beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. You’ll also find popular mountain trekking routes during summer. Don’t forget to rest your weary muscles in the Zao Onsen, a hot spring dating back to 110 AD.

While exploring the city centre, visit the Mogami Yoshiaki Historical Museum to see historical items from Mogami Yoshiaki’s lifetime. Admire ancient weaponry and firearms used in 16th-century battles, before seeing old artwork and maps of castle towns. Afterwards, check out the Yamagata Museum of Science and Industry, which showcases interactive science and technology exhibits.

Don’t miss seeing the Yama-dera temple, a designated Place of Scenic Beauty and Historic Site. It sits at the foot of a steep hill and dates back to the 14th-century. The nearby Yamadera Basho Memorial Museum boasts exhibits on haiku master, Matsuo Bashō, including the poet’s writing brush and his prominent works.

Venture across to Kajo Park, a diverse parkland near the centre of Yamagata that’s surrounded by a moat. Within Kajo Park you’ll find the historic Yamagata Castle, an old Archery Hall and the Yamagata City Baseball Field. The neighbouring Yamagata Museum of Art showcases paintings and sculptures by local and international artists.

Getting around

Yamagata is on numerous railway lines that connect it to nearby cities. It’s just over one hour’s drive from Sendai Airport. The city is serviced by public buses and taxis, but you can also rent bicycles to get around.

Yamagata travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Yamagata?

    Yamagata is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Yoshidaya Ryokan, which has a current rating of 8.4. For other potential stays, consider Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata and Hotel Castle Yamagata, which can also be great places to stay in Yamagata.

  • What is a good hotel near Zao Onsen?

    A good hotel close to Zao Onsen is Yoshidaya Ryokan (rated 8.4/10 from 120 reviews).

  • What is a good hotel in Yamagata near Zao Hot Springs Ski Resort?

    For a good hotel near to Zao Hot Springs Ski Resort, consider Yoshidaya Ryokan - it is rated 8.4/10 from 120 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Yamagata Station?

    A good hotel near Yamagata Station is Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata, which has been rated 8.7/10 by 691 HotelsCombined user reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Yamagata cost?

    The average prices of hotels in Yamagata have been around £75 per night over the last 3 days.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Yamagata?

    Over the last 3 days, Yamagata hotels have been found for as cheap as £34/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

  • How much is a hotel in Yamagata tonight?

    Users have found prices for hotels in Yamagata tonight starting as low as £34, rising to an average cost of £77, based on searches in the last 72 hours.