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Richmond Hotel Yamagata Ekimae
3 out of 5
1-3-11, Futaba-cho, Yamagata, Yamagata
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$507 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
0.51 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (34 reviews)

"フロントの皆さんが極めて礼儀正しい。感謝。"…"

Reviewed on 24 Nov 2020

Richmond Hotel Yamagata Ekimae
Toyoko Inn Yonezawa Ekimae
The price is HK$494 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
41.76 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (100 reviews)

"We do not speak Japanese and the staff were very patient and helpful. They even provided umbrellas for us to use without charge. Location is close enough to the train station for an easy walk. The hotel is very clean. Free included breakfast was nice so we didn’t have to find food first thing in ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 May 2019

Toyoko Inn Yonezawa Ekimae
Lodge Christmas Rose ZAO
2.5 out of 5
826 Zao Onsen, Yamagata
The price is HK$1,015 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
10.73 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (9 reviews)

"The lodge a little hike/ride up the hill just beside the sunrise ski slope , and is run by a friendly elderly couple who makes you feel at home. Great for solo or group travellers!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Feb 2020

Lodge Christmas Rose ZAO
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Meitoya So
3 out of 5
48, Zao-Onsen, Yamagata-shi, Yamagata, Yamagata-ken
The price is HK$1,353 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
10.71 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (22 reviews)
Great accomodation in Zao Onsen

"What a great Ryokan/Hotel. Right in the middle of the town and only 8-10 mins walk to ski lifts. Free pickup from the Zao Onsen Bus Stop to the Hotel through the Tourist Information office. Hotel also offers Limited free drop off to and from the ski lift area. Both Japanese and English spoken. Robert ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2019

Meitoya So
Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
3 out of 5
1-3-1, Futaba-cho, Yamagata, Yamagata-ken
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$560 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
0.51 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (152 reviews)
Great Breakfast

"Great place to stay. Breakfast was amazing!"…"

Reviewed on 8 May 2019

Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae
MURAYAMA West Entrance Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$575 per night from 3 Jan to 4 Jan
26.14 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
シンプルで、清潔なホテルでした。

"JR村山駅のすぐ脇にあります。 新しい感じで清潔なホテルでした。部屋はベッドが1つの割には広かったです。ベッド脇の壁にコンセントがあり、欲を言えば、小さくでもいいので、携帯や眼鏡等が置ける棚かテーブルがあると便利かと。 歩いて行ける距離にスーパーもありました。宿泊日が雨、駅からホテルまでは一旦外に出なければならず屋根続きならもっと便利だと思いました。"…"

Reviewed on 12 Jul 2020

MURAYAMA West Entrance Hotel
ITOHYA
2.5 out of 5
21 Zao onsen, Yamagata, Yamagata
The price is HK$772 per night from 11 Dec to 12 Dec
10.56 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (15 reviews)

"Very friendly and helpful staff with good English skills."…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb 2019

ITOHYA
Hotel Montoview Yonezawa
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$595 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
41.93 km from city centre
3.9/5Good! (29 reviews)

"部屋は綺麗だが、お風呂が部屋にしかなく狭かった。大浴場があると良い。"…"

Reviewed on 10 Aug 2020

Hotel Montoview Yonezawa
Takinoyu Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$1,488 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
13.12 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (64 reviews)
Beautiful place, outstanding service

"Excellent hotel, very attentive staff, real omotenashi service. The facilities are sometimes old or worn out and unfortunately lot of the facilities were closed due to COVID-19 (was difficult to find logic in that). The rrom is spacious and convenient. The food is excellent, real washoku breakfast. ..."…"

Reviewed on 18 Aug 2020

Takinoyu Hotel
Best Western Yamagata Airport
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$491 per night from 4 Jan to 5 Jan
20.65 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (148 reviews)

"Friendly and helpful staff. Good location near the JR station and a mall down the street. Lots of choice of restaurants."…"

Reviewed on 9 May 2019

Best Western Yamagata Airport
Sakaeya Hotel
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$744 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
13.18 km from city centre
3.4/5 (10 reviews)

"お部屋の臭いが気になりました。タバコ臭ではありません。"…"

Reviewed on 31 Mar 2020

Sakaeya Hotel
Comfort Hotel Tendo
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$419 per night from 18 Dec to 19 Dec
12.88 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (55 reviews)

"Room was clean and cosy, with a minimalist design. Breakfast option was quite limited though."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Comfort Hotel Tendo
Zao Onsen Zao Shiki No Hotel
3 out of 5
1272, Zao-Onsen, Yamagata, Yamagata
The price is HK$1,080 per night from 21 Dec to 22 Dec
11.02 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (50 reviews)

"Great staff. Delicious food. Shuttle schedule does not coordinate with train schedule. Even the public bus schedule. We came in from Sendai and just missed public bus. Had to wait an hour. For the shuttle bus it was almost a 2 hour wait."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jan 2020

Zao Onsen Zao Shiki No Hotel
Hotel Route-Inn Yonezawa Ekihigashi
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$793 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
41.27 km from city centre
3.8/5Good! (36 reviews)
enjoyable stay

"all good, enjoyable stay"…"

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2017

Hotel Route-Inn Yonezawa Ekihigashi
Senkeien Tsukioka Hotel
The price is HK$1,316 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
11.07 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (17 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Comfy rooms. Main building a bit outdated but clean"…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2018

Senkeien Tsukioka Hotel
Le Vert Zao
3 out of 5
878-5 Zao Onsen, Yamagata
The price is HK$984 per night from 10 Dec to 11 Dec
10.83 km from city centre
3.2/5 (13 reviews)
Worn out room and a 9 am checkout was very early

"Rug was grubby looking, this was the only place where we did not want to walk around barefoot and used slippers in the room. Really didn't like the fabric toilet seat cover. Onsen was small. Checkout at 9 am too early!"…"

Reviewed on 15 Jul 2019

Le Vert Zao
Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata
3.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$636 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
0.17 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (428 reviews)

"The room was great, much bigger than most hotel rooms we’ve stayed in in japan. The bed was not comfortable at all and we did not sleep very well, but that is also common in japan. The only real problem we had was the front desk personnel was a little unfriendly. But other than that it was a great ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2020

Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata
Super Hotel Yamagataeki Nishiguchi Natural Hot Springs
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$507 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
0.66 km from city centre
Super Hotel Yamagataeki Nishiguchi Natural Hot Springs
Healing Salon Kin
2.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is HK$544 per night from 8 Dec to 9 Dec
13.38 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
手作り餃子

"ご主人様手作り餃子が美味しかったです。"…"

Reviewed on 14 Nov 2020

Healing Salon Kin
Yamagata Grand Hotel
The price is HK$394 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
0.68 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (25 reviews)

"The hotel was great, and we enjoyed our stay"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2019

Yamagata Grand Hotel
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Visiting Yamagata

Visitors can enjoy all that Yamagata has to offer including the museums, temples, and art. Tourists can also enjoy the city's monuments, parks, and architecture.

  • There are 92 hotels and other accommodations in Yamagata
  • The closest major airport is in Yamagata (GAJ), 11.4 mi (18.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in Sendai (SDJ), 33.4 mi (53.8 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Yamagata

Cultural venues in the city include Yamagata Museum of Science and Industry, Yamagata Manabikan, and Yamagata City Local History Museum. The city is notable for landmarks like Utakake Inari Shrine, Horetsu Shrine, and Nanukamachi Palaca Weir. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Kajo Park and Yamagata Prefectural Museum.

In Yamagata, you'll be able to select from 92 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday retreat. Here are top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Takinoyu Hotel - With a stay at this 3.5-star ryokan, guests can enjoy access to 4 restaurants and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Gokan no Yu Tsuruya - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and convenient parking at this ryokan. This 3.5-star ryokan features free WiFi, free parking, and a café.
  • Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and 2 bars, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff and clean rooms.

Getting Around Yamagata

If you want to venture outside of the area, hop on a train at Akayu Station. Yamagata may not have many public transit options to choose from so consider renting a car to explore more.

Dressing for Yamagata

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 53°F and the nighttime average to be 26°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 75°F during the day and 36°F at night
  • July through September averages 83°F during the day and 56°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 71°F during the day and 29°F at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Yamagata is 47.44 inches
  • Hottest months are usually August and July with an average temperature of 79°F, while the coldest months are February and January with an average of 27°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Yamagata?
Super Hotel Yamagata Sakuranbo Higashine Ekimae is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Reviews from our site also recommend Hotel Metropolitan Yamagata and Richmond Hotel Yamagata Ekimae as top options for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Yamagata, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your scheduled arrival. If you have a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Yamagata.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Yamagata?
Based on reviews, Yoshidaya Ryokan is a popular 3-star ryokan for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best hotel for a family holiday in Yamagata?
Comfort Hotel Tendo is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features free parking and free buffet breakfast. Other good choices for your family trip include Hotel Castle Yamagata and Sakaeya Hotel. Also, attractions such as Lina World and Zao Super Slider are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a romantic getaway to Yamagata?
Pension Putaro is a favourite 3-star guest house for couples, and features ski-in/ski-out access and free WiFi.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Yamagata?
Lodge Scole is a top dog-friendly guest house, and offers a restaurant and a bar/lounge for its human guests.
Where's the best place to stay in Yamagata to learn about local history?
Based on our travel expertise, Hotel Route-Inn Yamagata Ekimae is a top 3-star hotel for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other choices to soak up the local history include Comfort Hotel Yamagata and APA Hotel Yamagata-Ekimaeodori. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Yamagata Castle, Yamagata City Local History Museum and Nanukamachi Palaca Weir.
What's the best hotel for a trip to the slopes in Yamagata?
Based on our travel data, Yoshidaya Ryokan is a top 3-star ryokan for a winter holiday, and features a ski shuttle and free WiFi. Other good choices for your ski trip include Oohira Hotel and Le Vert Zao. Spend your days on the slopes by visiting Zao Hot Springs Ski Resort, Zao Sky Cable or Zao Chuo Ropeway.

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