Yumotokan is a ryokan (Japanese-style hotel) located in Ohmi in Shiga Prefecture. Surrounded by mountains, the hotel features onsen (hot spring baths) and some stunning views of Lake Biwa- the largest lake in Japan. Ogoto Onsen, the local hot spring, was first discovered around 1200 years ago.
We offer various types of high-quality hot spring baths. The open-air baths on the top floor overlook beautiful Lake Biwa. Some guest rooms also have private open-air baths. Chartered private baths, jacuzzis and saunas are also available.
In the surrounding areas, you can take a trip to the the temple situated at the top of Mount Hiei, or simply admire the breathtaking views which were made famous by ukiyo-e artist Utagawa Hiroshige (also known as Ando Hiroshige) in one of his most well-known works: "8 Views of Ohmi".
At Lake Biwa you can take part in a variety of water sports, such as kayaking, windsurfing, and jet skiing. Theme parks are also located around the lake.
Free shuttle service is available from the nearest JR train stations to the hotel.
Each room has it’s own security box and locking system. All major credit cards are accepted (VISA, American Express, JCB etc). If you have any questions during your stay, please feel free to contact our English-speaking staff.
From Kansai International Airport, take the JR “Haruka” for Kyoto Station. At Kyoto,
transfer to the Kosei Line and take a train headed for Katata, Omi-Maiko, Omi-Imazu or Nagahara.
It takes approximately 20 minutes to get to Ogoto Onsen.
When you arrive at Ogoto Onsen Station, it will take us 5 minutes to come and pick you up.
The fare from Kansai International Airport to Ogoto Onsen Station is 2,670 yen.