a Pension in Nikko, Japan. ARINOTOU


Why not come to this pension in nature
with clean air, woods, and beautiful stars!

Come to pension "ARINOTOU" - located in the forest 4 km away from the world heritage Nikko Tosho-gu famous for two shrines and a temple. You can relax and have a good time with animals here. You'll have a chance to see wild deer, monkeys and pheasants. In addition to our staff member, some dogs including a golden retriever are waiting for you. When you play badminton, basketball or baseball in the large golden which is partly used as parking lots, these dogs want to join you in the game or beg to take for a walk.
"ARINOTOU" is a hotel type pension with high consideration of privacy. It is built on 2,300 square meter land surrounded by woods. There are only copse and some villas 1km around it. Three lodges painted by different colors were imported from Canada and assembled by a Canadian carpenter. Sometimes, guests give us compliments on our rooms by saying "Woo. It's cool!".
Three kinds of open-air baths are available, which we boast of much. There, you can enjoy beating-bath (hot water falling onto your body comfortably), sleeping-bath (resting your head on the edge of bathtub) and drinking-bath (you can enjoy Japanese sake while taking a bath). You'll feel as if you were in the traditional inn (Japanese hotel), enjoying forest view, constant chirping of birds, perfect stars at night.You can refresh your body with a Japanese style out-door bath after enjoying many wonderful views of our sightseeing spots such as the world cultural heritage temples and shrines.
Out-door bathes can be exclusively used by guests sharing room.



MealsEnjoy our homemade European food to your heart's content!



RoomsSunny rooms with woody touch.



bathsHeavenly peace in a outdoor bath.


With family
and friends!

ARINOTOU, a hotel-type room, is a pension where you can stay with your pet.
It is also popular as a private pension for companies, seminars, and circles as a branch for training camps and school excursions.

Room Charge

With tow meals Weekday From ¥9,350 Consumption tax. is included in
every charge.

If you bring a dog, the price will
change. Please contact us for
Fridays and weekends From ¥10,450
Special season During Christmas & New Year, golden week in May, summer vacation and
other consecutive holidays, special season charges are adapted.
Children Charges for children are available. For further information,send a mail to us.
Cancellation Fees In the event that you must cancel a
reservation the following fees
  • Same day : 100% per person
  • 9 to 1 day(s) before : 5000 yen
    per person
  • 19 to 10 days before : 3000 yen
    per person

Room Specs

Main lodge Twin room 33m2(area occupied) Each room has a unit bath and a closet.
  • Check-in 15:00
  • Dinner 18:00
  • Check-out 10:00

Each room has
  • air-conditioner
  • TV-set
  • washroom
  • hair dryer
  • Face towel
  • Tooth brush
  • Body soap
  • Rinse in shampoo
Double room 33m2(area occupied)
Dining room1 53m2(with a fireplace)
Dining room2 53m2
Annex lodge with BS TV available Twin room 40m2(area occupied)
Double room 33m2(area occupied)
Western room 43m2(area occupied)
Japanese room 43m2with tatami mats(area occupied)
Fapanese and Western room 53m2with tatami mats(area occupied)
Play room 66m2(Piano, game and vending machine)

Open-air Baths

Rock open-air bath Bubble bath and hot Japanese sake equipment Open-air baths can be reserved at check-in
Granite open-air bath Shower room and sleeping bath
Iron-stone open-air bath Shower room and beating bath


  • Sightseeing of "Nikko," the world cultural legacy, feeling the great nature -Attractive annex was opened in 1998 winter.Three different types of open-air baths like a Japanese traditional hotel can be reserved. -Free of charge !
  • Lake Chuzenji [30 minutes by car], Edo-village [20 minutes by car] and Tohshogu [6 minutes by car]
  • Accomodations for groups, circles and seminars are on consultaion.


7 minutes from the Tobu-Nikko station or JR-Nikko station by car.
Shuttle service is available. Please contact us.
by CAR
9 minutes from highway Nikko I.C. by car.
1544-150, Tokorono, Nikko-shi, Tochigi-ken, JAPAN Zip code: 321-1421
tel : +81-288-53-4362 / fax : +81-288-53-4639
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