Tohoku Hotels



Shoan Ryokan

At a Glance


  • peaceful hideaway
  • impeccable personal attention
  • great natural surroundings


  • very expensive rates

Shoan Ryokan Review

This plush, sedate ryokan sits quietly on the edge of a peninsula called Oku-Matsushima. Many regulars stay several nights because of its sublime dinners, perfect privacy, and breathtaking views. If you come in winter, take advantage of the packages. Snowcapped pine trees are as memorable in winter as they are in summer.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Umeki, Tetaru, Matsu-shima, Miyagi-ken 981-0211
  • Phone: 022/354–3111
  • Website:
  • Location: Matsushima

    Hotel Details

  • 11 rooms.
  • Rate includes some meals.
Updated: 09-20-2013

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