Welcome to YANAGIYA, the resort with keys to hospitality

Planning a stay at YANAGIYA not only opens the doors to a historic hot spring inn,
but also peaceful experiences only available here.
Our captivating location ensure ocean views of the Shirarahama Beach
and the magnificent Pacific Ocean from all guest rooms,
as well as from our dining venue.


The natural and cultural stage to experience the history of Yuzaki and beautiful sceneries of Shirahama

We are located right beside the sea of Shirahama, and our signature stylish exterior matches well with the scenery.
We have been serving with our heart-warming hospitality inherited from the 400 years of history.
For those who drive here, you may use our basement parking lot. (First come first served)

Lobby & reception

A true, real relaxation in our spacious environment

Luxuriate in the tables and sofa at the lobby in front of our reception desk as a mini exhibition venue.
Feel free to have a relaxing moment here after checking in and after breakfast.


Have a sip of a drink in the environment that blends the classic understated elegance of our lobby

Adjacent to our lobby is the timeless day longue “Figaro”.
Take a counter seat or laze at the sofa while sipping a drink in your hand. Such an elegant time is not to be missed in your journey.


Overwhelming ocean views available in all guest rooms

Choose from Japanese room, western room, or Japanese western rooms and fully indulge in the splendid sceneries of Shirahama from the windows- ocean views are ready for you from all guest rooms (all equipped with a bathtub and a toilet).

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Hot springs

  • Hot spring heritage
  • “Natural hot spring”
  • With an official approval certificate

Luxury natural soaking experiences
at the famous, historic hot springs

The ultimate relaxation and recreation are showcased in our resort with ladies’ and gentlemen’s public bath switched daily, family baths, various tasteful and scenic baths. We pride ourselves with all these as all of them are natural Yuzaki hot springs.

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The iconic views of Shirahama simply uplift
your dining experience to the next level

Restaurant “Araira”

Restaurant “Araira” with huge windows for splendid views that redefine your great dining experience with savoury seasonal best ingredients and luxury array of Japanese course meals. The place is family friendly, as you may luxuriate here in our large bench seat and let your small kids explore our picture books.

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When seasonal best in Nanki is available
in your private space with maximal comfort

In-room dining

In-room breakfast and dinner services are available at Japanese rooms and Japanese western rooms. The service is especially loved by families with small kids as it brings an indulgence in the great meals without worries and concerns. Please specify “In-room dining” when you make your reservation.

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Party room “Sakura”
Party dining room “Tachibana, Takachiho”

Party room

Dining could be served in our party room and party dining room. Our meeting room can accommodate up to 40 guests, catering various usage purpose and participants of your events.


Let’s have fun together! Amusement


Karaoke room

A spacious karaoke room is located on the 6/F for large groups and families. Please reserve early as it’s on a first come first served basis.


Souvenir store

Next to our lobby is the souvenir store with a great variety of offerings such as local confectioneries, exclusive products, crafts, and baby items, pick your choice and enrich your Shirahama trip.


Game Center

On the 2/F is a retro chic game corner for children and parents. It’s perfect to have fun with your family members after soaking in hot springs!

Kids corners

A fruitful kids’ corner for guests with small kids

Kids corner

An indoor playground for small kids

Dolls, building blocks, and toys…the kids’ room is filled with items that your kids would be excited to see. It’s indoor so it ready for you and your kids under any weather conditions.

Kids corner

Swimming pool (summer only, from 1st Jul o 31st Sep)

Swimming at Shirahama would be a dream-like experience, while it might be difficult for families with small kids. Come to soak in our exclusive pool with an elephant slide! It’s fascinating for kids, and absolutely safe for families.


Massage chair

Massage chairs are available by the windows with scenic ocean views of Shirahama. Take a break, indulge in the splendid views while enjoying massage, and relieve the weariness of the travel.

Coin laundry

We understand that a coin laundry would be helpful for families with kids and those stay for more than one night. Feel free to help yourselves here on our 4th to clean up clothes and swimsuits.

Facility overview

4-13/F 50 guest rooms, occupancy 247 (22 Japanese rooms, 16 Japanese western room, 12 western rooms)
6/F Public bath “Ishinoyu Open Bath” & “Kinoyu Open Bath”
Family Bath “Youyou”, private baths, karaoke room “Puccini”
4/F Party room “Sakura” (44 tatami mat size) & party dining room “Tachibana, Takachiho”
Conference room (occupancy 50)
Kids’ corner & swimming pool)
Coin laundry & vending machines
2/F Restaurant “Araira”
Game corner
1/F Reception desk
Day longue “Figaro”
Souvenir store
B1/F Basement parking lots

Facility information

Address (649-2211) 1870, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Wakayama, Japan
Tel No.
Directions Reach Shirahama from Tennoji by JR Express “Sper Kuroshio” in approx. 1hr 55mins
Parking lots 40 lots available
Check in/ check out 3:00pm (last check-in time 7:30pm)/ 10:00 am
Facilities Day lounge/ Karaoke room/ Party rooms/ Meeting room/ Public baths/ Open baths/ Souvenir store/ Vending machines/ Coin laundry(chargeable)/ Game corner/ FAX sending service/ Room service/ Morning call/ Home delivery service/ Parking lots
Bath towel, shampoo, conditioners, hair dryer, comb, and brush are avaialble at the public baths.
Dining place [Breakfast] In-room dining/restaurant
[Dinner] In-room dining/restaurant
Hot springs [Category] Public bath, open bath, family bath, natural bath
[Texture] Sodium chloride (NaCl)
[Functions] Stiff muscle, women’s diseases, chronic digestive diseases