The tranquil Gokayama Onsen is located in the mountains of Toyama Prefecture. Gokasanso is located in the nature-rich countryside, near two World Heritage Sites. In addition to historical folk song experiences, local cuisine and relaxing onsen provide the perfect soothing experience for guests.
The inn is located between two World Heritage Sites in Gokayama.
They can be explored with ease, being only five minutes away by bus. With Shirakawa-go in Gifu Prefecture only 30 minutes away,
Toyama City and Kanazawa City both 1 hour away, and Hida Takayama an 1 hour and 20 minutes away, it is the perfect place to stay when going sightseeing.
HOW TO ENJOY01Take a leisurely stroll through the World Heritage Site "Gokayama"
HOW TO ENJOY02Bask in the unobstructed starlight from above
HOW TO ENJOY03A free live performance of Japan's oldest folk songs
HOW TO ENJOY04The perfect base for sightseeing!
We prepare Japanese cuisine mainly using wild vegetables.
The char grilled with salt is a must-try. We also have famous Gokayama tofu, and for sake lovers, there is char kotsuzake.
We prepare a Japanese set meal for breakfast. (Free morning coffee available)
The open-air bath and warm indoor bath, enhanced by the beautiful four seasons of the valley, will leave you feeling refreshed.
Let the nature of the four seasons and soothing warm waters wash away your troubles. There’s also a sauna to add to the experience.
You choose according to your needs, such as a Japanese-style room where you can enjoy unique Japanese accommodations, or a Western-style room with its own unique accommodations. Basic amenities are provided and free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms.Room Types
Gokayama, in Nanto City, Toyama Prefecture, is located in a valley deep in the mountains.
The World Heritage Bus conveniently runs daily from JR Takaoka Station,
where the Hokuriku Shinkansen stops, to visit both Shirakawa-go and Gokayama villages.
(The bus also stops at Shin-Takaoka Station)
About 3 hours 35 minutesfrom Tokyo
About 3 hours 50 minutesfrom Osaka
About 4 hours 10 minutesfrom Nagoya
About 1 hours 10 minutesfrom Kanazawa
About 1 hours 40 minutesfrom Kanazawa
About 2 hours 50 minutesfrom Nagoya
About 6 hours 20 minutesfrom Tokyo
About 4 hours 20 minutesfrom Osaka
About 2 hours 30 minutesfrom Nagoya
About 1 hoursfrom Kanazawa