Sunshine Kinugawa Hotel

Located in the Nikko area of Tochigi. Japanese-Style Standard Room (17㎡) is available here. Sunshine buffet that can completely satisfy guests with an abundant selection of about 50 kinds of food

Hotel Sunshine Kinugawa boasts an open-air bath overlooking the Kinugawa River and the magnificent mountains and quaint guest rooms. Offering mountain views, all rooms are fitted with tatami (woven-straw) flooring and traditional futon bedding. In-room facilities include a flat-screen TV and a telephone. The private bathroom comes with a bathtub and a hairdryer.

The facilities and services provided by Hotel Sunshine Kinugawa ensure a pleasant stay for guests. 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, Wi-Fi in public areas, car park, family room are just a few of the facilities that set Hotel Sunshine Kinugawa apart from other hotels in the city.

Hotel Sunshine Kinugawa is a family-friendly onsen hotel offering a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and air conditioning in the rooms, and it is easy to stay connected during your stay as free Wi-Fi is offered to guests.

This is a large hot spring hotel with 14 floors above ground level and 113 guest rooms. It overlooks the Kinugawa River, a Class A river, and the Kinu Tateiwa-Otsuribashi Suspension Bridge. With the motto “Immense, but warm,” we strive toward hospitality and services that bring our customers to say, “I’ll come again.” At our hotel, which stands amidst nature and is separated from the bustle of the Kinugawa Hot Spring town, surely you can feel the quiet, relaxing passage of time. The spring has new greenery, the summer has passing breezes, the fall has changing leaves, and the winter has steam coming from the hot spring. The main pleasures of the famous hot spring Kinugawa are in abundance at Hotel Sunshine Kinugawa.

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Sunshine Kinugawa Hotel

Address: 437-1 Ohara, Kinugawa Onsen, Nikko-shi, Tochigi Prefecture, 321-2522| Tel: +81-0288-77-2727 | Hotel Official Website |




Notice of resumption of business and measures to prevent infection with the new coronavirus of the hotel

We would like to express our deepest sympathies to those who have suffered from the new coronavirus infection, as well as their families and related parties. We would also like to express our sincere gratitude to all those who are working to prevent infection, including healthcare professionals. We have been temporarily closed for a long time from April 6th at the request of the government and local governments, but we are pleased to inform you that we have decided to resume business from June 19th. Although the business will be reduced for the time being, we will strive to create an environment where customers can stay safely and securely by thoroughly implementing infection prevention measures when resuming business. We look forward to your continued patronage.

Infection prevention measures (hygiene program) of the museum. Based on the recent infection status of the new coronavirus, to protect the health and safety of customers and employees, the following guidelines for dealing with the new coronavirus in accommodation facilities are followed. In addition to taking measures, the hotel are making some changes to our operations and business.

[Outline of measures]

  • Suspension / reduction of facilities in the building and restrictions on the number of users
  • 3 Implementation of operations to avoid congestion
  • Thorough disinfection of various parts of the building and health management of employees
  • Infection for customers Request for cooperation in preventive measures
  • Restrictions on accepting new reservations

[Employee health management]

  • Thorough temperature measurement record before work
  • Thorough hand washing, alcohol disinfection, and gargling
  • Masks worn by all employees, face shields and gloves depending on the work in charge wear
  • Prohibition of employees who have a fever of 37.5 degrees or higher or who are not in good physical condition to go to work


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Japanese-Style Standard Room | Room size: 17 m² | Bed size 140 X 196(cm)


  • Toilets with hot water washers
  • Washstands
  • Air conditioning
  • Televisions
  • Empty refrigerators
  • Water boiling pots
  • Safes
  • Telephones
  • Hairdryers


  • Body soap
  • Toothbrush sets
  • Bar soap
  • Shampoo
  • Rinse
  • Bath towels
  • Face towels
  • Yukata

Sunshine Buffet

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From Japanese to Western to Chinese, there is a huge selection of popular flavors!This is a buffet that can completely satisfy guests with an abundant selection of about 50 kinds of food.For the menu offerings, we incorporate the opinions of our guests and continue to evolve on a daily basis.

Please eat however much you would like of whatever you would like, including selections such as huge funamori (sashimi in boat-shaped trays),snow crab, steaming hot steak and tempura that chefs prepare right before your eyes, and more


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Local Attraction

Tateiwa Rock

A 140m-long sidewalk suspension bridge that connects the southern part of Kinugawa Onsen and the scenic spot “Kinutateiwa”.

Source: © 7-Eleven

Convenience chain offering grab-&-go bites & beverages, plus assorted newsstand items.

Kinugawa River Boat Tour

Go down the Kinugawa line where you can enjoy the beauty of the Kinugawa valley created by nature from a boat. As it is a specialty of Kinugawa sightseeing, many tourists visit it.

Tobu World Square

Under the theme of “Protecting the world’s ruins and architectural culture,” the ruins and buildings such as the Sphinx, the Great Wall of China, the Sagrada Familia, and the White House are precisely reproduced.

Kinuta no Yu (Footbath)

A free footbath facility in the station square of Kinugawa Onsen Station. The landmark is the statue of Kinugawa Onsen, the character of Kinugawa Onsen. You can enjoy the same alkaline simple hot springs as the hot spring town.