Rankeisou Inn is located near Sanjo
City, Niigata Prefecture.
Access from the nearest station < Tsubame-Sanjo Station >
We have a free shuttle bus service from Tsubame-Sanjo
Station once in a day.
The bus leaves Tsubame-Sanjo(exit of Tsubame side) at 14:45.(It takes about 50 minites to RANKEISOU)
Guests arriving outside these hours, please take a taxi. The cost will be about 6,000yen.
Our Inn offers guests luxurious natural mineral baths in traditional Onsen (public or private) settings, classic Japanese cuisine as well as breath taking natural landscapes that surround the ryokan inn.
Our inn was used as a filming location for an NHK TV drama “A river, floating back to the ocean”, (Kawa Itsuka, Umi e, 2003). You can see our inn in the movie before you stay, or watch it during your visit by renting the Japanese version DVD at the front desk.
February has most snow,and we make a big snowdome and snowlight.
Room - Three Inn Experience
Rankeisou Inn consists of three separate themed experiences. →room guide (Japanese page)
The Modern Inn
The Authentic Japanese Inn
The Forrest Inn
Inn is surrounded by natural sodium mineral springs which are famous
locally for helping people suffering from skin diseases, cuts, poor
circulation, gynecological diseases, neuralgic pain, and shoulder stiffness.
In our lobby, you can directly drink water from our pure natural hot spring. Guests can enjoy up to natural hot springs at our Inn - the public and the private. Our public baths are segregated based on sex (i.e. male or female) and use requires users to follow the Japanese ancient custom of being nude (i.e. not using bathing suits) when using the baths.
As part of our services, we include the following amenities that can
be used at our public baths:
・ Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Soap, Bar Soap, Makeup Remover, Shaving Cream
・ Razor, Shower Cap, Towel, Dryer
・ Skin Lotion(for men and women), Face Cream, Hair Tonic,
Dinner is served in a private room. When you check in, you can request when you want to dine.
Rankeisou’s dinner is served Banquet style. You have two choices for
dinner, a full course or a semi-full course. The full course includes
13 items, including a glass of aperitif (an alcoholic drink before meal):
Kids Dinner Meals
2-10 Years： Fried shrimp, Hamburg steak, Wiener, Egg, Salmon marinated with Miso, Rice ball, Fruit, Yogurt Drink
11-15 Years：Royal Fern, Raw Fish, Broiled Fish, Fried Shrimp, Crab, Steamed Egg Hotchpotch, Rice, Soup, Fruit.
Rice Porridge cooked with hot spring water, Seaweed and Salted plum,
Home-made Yogurt, Raw Squid, Salmon marinated with Miso, Salad, Royal
Fern, Wild Vine Juice, and Steamed Egg Hotchpotch
Kids Breakfast Meals
2-10 Years： Sunny side Egg, Broiled Fish, Sea weed, Fruit, Rice topping, Home-made Yogurt, Wild Vine Juice, Rice, Miso Soup
11-15 Years：Rolled Egg, Broiled Fish, Raw Squid, Home-made Yogurt, Ham salad, Boiled Tofu, Wild Vine Juice, Rice, Miso Soup, Pickles
We serve several kinds of sake wine. Local sake, such as Kagetora,
Igarashigawa, Shimeharitsuru, and Hakkaisan, are highly recommended.
You can enjoy the alcohol together with your meal, or at a lobby, or
even in the hot spring!