Ikaho-onsen, Gunma, JAPAN - CHIGIRA JINSENTEI -千明仁泉亭

Established 500 years ago, this is the most well-established hotel of Ikaho on Ishidangai (Street of Stone Steps).

Chigira Jinsentei of Ikaho Onsen is a traditional Japanese-style hotel established in 1502. All onsen have 100% freshly sourced Kogane hot spring water with excellent skin-beautifying effects for you to enjoy.


A place where you can immerse yourself into the hot spring atmosphere

Enjoy 100% freshly sourced hot spring water from its source

A standing onsen with 1m deep bathing pool

Rooms filled with a traditional Japanese atmosphere

Stained glass of the hotel symbol "Tsuru" (crane)

Traditional decorations introduced since old times

Creative cuisine using local fresh vegetables.

This is a traditional festival being held every September in Ikaho.

Basic Information

In/Out 15:00/11:00
Style of accommodation Japanese room
Toilets Western style & Toilet with shower
Meals available Evening meal & breakfast
Number of rooms 34 rooms
Capacity 150 people
Smoking/Non-smoking Smoking
English speaking ability NO


Our standard policy is a per-person charge which entitles each guest to one dinner and one breakfast for each night of stay, with a limit of 2 to 8 people per room.

Japanese Hospitality - OMOTENASHI -

Tatami room

A tatami is a mat used to cover the floor in a Japanese room.
It’s made of bundled straw and covered with tightly woven rushes called igusa.
Japanese sit down and lie directly on the tatami taking off their shoes here.

Japanese tea and snacks to go with tea

We'll serve you with Japanese green tea as a welcome drink upon your arrival.
Please also enjoy delicious Japanese confectionery together.

Toilet with shower

The Japanese have been using toilets with shower for over 30 years.
These toilets allow you to wash yourself with water of a comfortable temperature, and to dry yourself with breezy air.
These toilets are also equipped with heated seats and bidet.


You will find a yukata in the guest room.
Yukata is a kimono-style sleepwear.
You can also wear this to the public bath or to the public eating area.
There are Samue and pajamas in the guest room.
※Samue is traditional Japanese home wear which has become the top and bottom set.


At night, you sleep in futon on the tatami floor except certain guest rooms.
The staff will spread out the futon on the tatami floor after you’ve finished the dinner.

Automatic vending machine

A machine that gives out drinks you desired when coins or notes are inserted.

Airline routes

Fukuoka Airport
→ About 1h and 55m Haneda Airport

Kansai International Airport
→ About 1h and 15m Haneda Airport Haneda Airport

By JR Train

Ueno Station
→ About 1h and 45m Shibukawa Station
→ bus(25min) Ikaho onsen→About 5m CHIGIRA JINSENTEI

Tokyo Station
→ About 50m Takasaki Station Takasaki Station
→ About 25m Shibukawa Station
→ bus(25min) Ikaho onsen→About 5m CHIGIRA JINSENTEI


A special discount ticket offered by JR railways, geared towards individual foreign tourists. Ride as many bullet and express trains as you'd like (Nozomi and Mizuho trains excluded) within the given time period!

Accommodation facilities & more details

Internet access Yes(Wi-Fi)
Internet connection charges No(Free)
Pets Allowed No
Onsen hot springs on accommodation Yes


Service & tax
Service charge included
Consumption tax NOT included
SPA tax(150yen) NOT included
※ New Year, Obon ,seasonal periods such as the GW may be subjected to a different price.
Most common charge style Room with Dinner and Breakfast included (per person)
Child age 7~12 Dinner and Breakfast with Futon and amenity 70% of Adult couse.
age 1~6 Dinner and Breakfast with Futon and amenity 50% of Adult cause.
age 1~6 Dinner and Breakfast  6,600 yen.
age 1~6 Futon and amenity  6,600 yen. 
age0~6 Free ※Option : 3,300 yen
Cancellation Cash,Credit Card(VISA,Master,Amex)
Payment ※Cancellation fee
2~3 day prior :30% of the room rate
1 day prior : 50% of the room rate
Accomodation day : 100%
Use international cash cards and credit cards to withdraw Japanese yen!
7-ELEVEN (Seven Bank ATMs)

Address : 370-0088, Gunma prefecture Shibukawa-shi  Shibukawa 3661-31


Name of accommodation CHIGIRA JINSENTEI
Area Ikaho Onsen(Gunma)
Address Gunma prefecture Shibukawa-shi Ikaho-machi Ikaho 45