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Yamagata, Japan
Jul 27 — Jul 282
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Le Vert Zao
Le Vert Zao
7.6 Good
878-5 Zao Onsen, Yamagata, Japan
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5.0 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
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
877-18 Nakamori, Zao-Onsen, Yamagata, Japan
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5.0 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
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
4-2-7 Tokamachi, Yamagata, Japan
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1.9 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
ExcellentBased on 520 reviews
8.1

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

Pension Puutaro
Pension Puutaro
9.1 Excellent
Zao-Onsen 934-26, Yamagata, Japan
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5.1 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
ExcellentBased on 135 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
1-3-1, Futaba-cho, Yamagata, Japan
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2.5 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
ExcellentBased on 1,035 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.

Petit Resort Hotel Der Barte
Petit Resort Hotel Der Barte
7.9 Good
808-5 Zaoonsen, Yamagata, Japan
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4.7 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
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.

Comfort Hotel Yamagata
Comfort Hotel Yamagata
8.4 Excellent
1-3-12 Kasumi-cho, Yamagata, Japan
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2.3 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
ExcellentBased on 524 reviews
8.4

Comfort Hotel Yamagata offers 4-star accommodation in Yamagata. The hotel is also ideally located moments on foot from Yamagata Station.

Forest Inn Sangoro
Forest Inn Sangoro
9.1 Excellent
Yamagata, Japan
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5.3 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
ExcellentBased on 87 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
Zao-Onsen 710, Yamagata, Japan
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4.8 mi from city centre, Yamagata 

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
951-1 Zao Onsen, Yamagata, Japan
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4.8 mi from city centre, Yamagata 
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.

Tips for booking a Yamagata hotel

Cheapest month:July
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Yamagata:$158/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$38/night
Cheapest day:Monday
Most expensive day:Friday
$38 - $495
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$38 - $189
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Apa Hotel Tsuruoka-Ekimae
Apa Hotel Tsuruoka-Ekimae
7.7 Good
5-20 Suehiromachi, Tsuruoka, Japan
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1.4 mi from city centre, Tsuruoka 

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.

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Hohoemino Kuyufu Tsuruya
Hohoemino Kuyufu Tsuruya
8.8 Excellent
2-5-14 Kamatahoncho, Tendō, Japan
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0.8 mi from city centre, Tendō 

This comfortable ryokan in Tendo offers complimentary Wi-Fi, as well as luggage storage and bicycle rental. It provides 4-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

3
Comfort Hotel Yamagata
Comfort Hotel Yamagata
8.4 Excellent
1-3-12 Kasumi-cho, Yamagata, Japan
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2.3 mi from city centre, Yamagata 

Comfort Hotel Yamagata offers 4-star accommodation in Yamagata. The hotel is also ideally located moments on foot from Yamagata Station.

Cheapest hotels in Yamagata, Yamagata Prefecture

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Yamagata Grand Hotel
Yamagata Grand Hotel
8.0 Excellent
Honcho 1-7-42, Yamagata, Japan
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2.0 mi from city centre,  

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

$29
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Yoshidaya Ryokan
Yoshidaya Ryokan
8.4 Excellent
13 Zao Onsen, Yamagata, Japan
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5.1 mi from city centre,  

Yoshidaya Ryokan provides comfortable 3.5-star accommodation in Yamagata. Guests can also enjoy free internet access.

$35
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Comfort Hotel Yamagata
Comfort Hotel Yamagata
8.4 Excellent
1-3-12 Kasumi-cho, Yamagata, Japan
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2.3 mi from city centre,  

Comfort Hotel Yamagata offers 4-star accommodation in Yamagata. The hotel is also ideally located moments on foot from Yamagata Station.

$39
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Hotel Crown Hills Yamagata
Hotel Crown Hills Yamagata
7.5 Good
1-10-1 Kasumi-Cho, Yamagata, Japan
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2.2 mi from city centre,  

Hotel Crown Hills Yamagata is set in Yamagata and is within a short walk of nearby landmarks, including the Mogami Yoshiaki Historical Museum. It offers 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

$39
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Yamagata Kokusai Hotel
Yamagata Kokusai Hotel
7.9 Good
3-4-5 Kasumi-Cho, Yamagata, Japan
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2.1 mi from city centre,  

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

$42
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Hotel Castle Yamagata
Hotel Castle Yamagata
8.1 Excellent
4-2-7 Tokamachi, Yamagata, Japan
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1.9 mi from city centre,  

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

$43
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Apa Hotel Tsuruoka-Ekimae
Apa Hotel Tsuruoka-Ekimae
7.7 Good
5-20 Suehiromachi, Tsuruoka, Japan
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1.4 mi from city centre,  

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.

$43
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Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
8.1 Excellent
1-3-1, Futaba-cho, Yamagata, Japan
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2.5 mi from city centre,  

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.

$46
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Hotel prices in Yamagata

2 stars and under

$63 - $133

Zao Center Plaza

#1 Most popular

$133
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Takasagoya Ryokan

Best value

Takasagoya Ryokan
9.2 Excellent
$63
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3 stars

$29 - $402

Best Western Yamagata Airport

#1 Most popular

$47
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Hotel Castle Yamagata

#2 Most popular

$43
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Yamagata Grand Hotel

Best value

$29
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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?

    Best Western Yamagata Airport is a very popular hotel in Yamagata with a score of 8.1 from 434 reviews. Hotel Castle Yamagata (8.1 from 520 reviews) and Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata (8.7 from 724 reviews) are also highly rated Yamagata hotels based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel near Zao Onsen?

    Oohira Hotel is a popular hotel near Zao Onsen that is highly recommended, with a score of 8.7 across 151 reviews.

  • What is a good hotel in Yamagata near Yamagata Station?

    For a good hotel near to Yamagata Station, consider Hotel Castle Yamagata - it is rated 8.1/10 from 520 HotelsCombined reviews.

  • Is there a good hotel near Zao Hot Springs Ski Resort?

    If you’re looking for good hotels near Zao Hot Springs Ski Resort, consider Oohira Hotel (rated 8.7 over 151 reviews).

  • How much do hotels in Yamagata cost?

    The average prices of hotels in Yamagata have been around $110 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 $38/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

  • How much is a hotel in Yamagata tonight?

    A hotel in Yamagata tonight can start as low as $31 for the night, with an average cost of $125, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours. For a 4-star hotel in Yamagata tonight, prices start from $206.