Enjoy our hotel’s wonderful hospitality while enjoying the sophisticated ambience.
The “Juhachiro-ki” essay written by the 17th-century Japanese haiku master Matsuo Basho lends an air of sophistication and tranquility to our spacious lobby overlooking the Nagara River. The large area and design provides a relaxing environment for our guests.
Beverages are also available to order here.
Our shop has a wide range of local products, including cakes and cookies from the 60 km (37 mile) Edo period area Minoji. Our own brand of cakes and alcoholic beverages are suitable for souvenirs of your great trip for yourself or for someone special.
Home delivery service is also available.
Hours: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
We have a library on the second floor. We have both books written by authors who stayed at Juhachiro and books for children. You are welcome to take them to your room, so you can enjoy some light reading before going to bed.
You may want to wear a fashionable and colorful yukata (a type of kimono) while touring the area on the ukai boat or strolling down the streets filled with traditional houses surrounding our hotel. A yukata set (yukata and belt) for women is available for 500 yen.
We are the only hotel with an enclosed walkway leading directly to the wharf. Our guests can embark on a ukai tour boat from the walkway.
Our convenient and safe ukai-koji was captured in a photograph of the Taisho period.
Sofas and massage chairs are available in this large, comfortable room. Please help yourself to herbal teas.
A 120 year old earthen storehouse was renovated into a restaurant using traditional construction methods.
Hours: 12:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Last order: 1:00 p.m.)
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m (Last order: 7:30 p.m.)
Reservations are required for both lunch and dinner.
Closed on Wednesdays (also closed twice a month without notice for maintenance. Please call ahead.)
Our massage therapists provide a variety of treatments.
Hours: 4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
(Reservations available until 8:00 p.m.)
Reservations are required.
Please call the front desk (extension number 99)
for information and reservations.
We are sorry, but male customers cannot utilize
our spa services individually.
Juhachiro’s recommended menu entrees at Yuzen
・Rice with soup stock: starting at 500 yen
・Ramen noodles: 700 yen
・Set of 5 grilled skewers: 1,100 yen
(including service fees and tax)
We also have other menu entrees on our a la carte menu.
7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. (Last order)