Ryokan Seifu-so at Matsumoto

634-5, Minami-asama, Nagano, Japan, Distance from city centre: 48.1km

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Located in a quiet riverside in Matsumoto. FREE Pick-up from station. FREE Internet Access. Ideal base for exploring Matsumoto and Kamikochi etc.

Breakfast is 840yen (Japanese) or 630yen (Western). Help yourself for juice and coffee for free. If you wish to order breakfast, please order it when you check-in.Pick-up at JR Matsumoto ST available between 3PM - 5PM, 7PM - 8PM. Please call us from Matsumoto tourist office at the station.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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Pick Up Service:
A pick-up service from Matsumoto station is available. Please call us when you arrive.

By Bus:
There is a bus terminal on the ground floor of the ARIO building opposite Matsumoto Station (on the right). Access to the terminal is through the ticket office in the basement of this building. Look for the stairs for the Number 2 bus stop. The bus is number 120. Board the bus from the rear. The fare is paid when you get off. There is a change machine by the driver and the fare is 240 yen. The stop you need to get off at is Minamiasama. Listen to the automated announcements for this. Pay your fare into the clear plastic box beside the driver. Once off the bus walk back towards the town and take the first right. Turn Left at the river and you will find the blue and white sign of Ryokan Seifu-so on your left.

By Taxi:
Taxis are readily available in front of Matsumoto station.
Tell the driver minami-asama no metobagawa zoi no ryokan seifu-so. The ride takes about 10 minutes and costs between 1300 to 1500yen.

Located Near

Located in a quiet riverside residential district outside the city center, Ryokan Seifu-so is your ideal base for your exploring what Matsumoto and its surrounding area of natural wonders has to offer. Matsumoto town centre is half an hour walk away but Ryokan Seifu-so have bicycles for the use of all our guests at no extra charge. Getting to the town and the famous Matsumoto Castle is easy as the road from Seifu-so leads straight into the town centre.

Minami Asama bus stop is just 2 minutes from the Ryokan and a bus journey to Matsumoto Station takes just 12 minutes.

Eating Out:
There are many restaurants close by offering a variety of cuisines from traditional Japanese to Western style (some with a unique japanese twist). A map of local eateries is available at reception with a list of restaurants including those with english menus.

Crow Castle:
Within walking distance from Ryokan Seifu-so are Matsumoto Castle, a national treasure and the historic former Kaichi Primary School dating from 1876. Ryokan Seifu-so is also only a ten minute cycle from Asama Onsen Japanese bathhouse and tickets are available at reception.There are many museums worth a visit in Matsumoto, including the folklore museum and the Matsumoto Museum of Modern Art. The Matsumoto Ukiyoe Museum is only a short train journey away.

Like many Japanese towns, Matsumoto is host to many festivals like the Matsumoto Bon Bon in the first weekend of August and the Yozakura cherry blossom festival when the whole town turns out to see the cherry blossoms under the moonlight.

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