Hotel Castle Yamagata is located just seven minutes from Yamagata station. All our facilities were fully renovated and opened in April 2008. The new facilities boast 152 renewed guest rooms,3 fine restaurants and 10 meeting and banquet halls. Hotel Castle has provided you with a place to relax for over 25 years in the historical town of Yamagata. We guarantee that you will be provided the best hospitality and that will have the most relaxed experience during your stay at Hotel Castle.
The hotel is suitable not only for business but also for sightseeing. It is filled with cultural elements inside and outside the hotel. It is only two blocks away from both Yamagata Museum and Bunshokan, a national heritage building build at the beginning of the twenty-century. In Yamagata, Yamadera is also a tourist attraction that should not be missed. The temple in a mountain is known for haiku (Japanese traditional poem) composed by the Haiku master, Basho, in Edo era. Zao area is also popular among tourists due to the hot springs, hiking route amid rich nature in summer and winter sports and silver frost in winter. It is accessible by bus in front of JR Yamagata station. All rooms are medium size, with simple decor. All are equipped with Mini-bar, Television and, in some rooms, Internet access available. Double room has 140cm wide bed. Bathroom is small but in good condition. There are three restaurants, French, Chinese and Japanese Cuisine. All provide fresh food from the local markets in different style. A bar and a coffee lounge are also available. It is medium with some sitting space. There are some pictures and sculptures that create a museum-like atmosphere in the lobby.