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Hotels in Mie Prefecture: High-class hotels of Ise-Shima

2018.05.25

Mie Prefecture is easily accessed from Osaka and Kyoto, and in 2016, the area attracted attention when the Ise-Shima Summit took place. There are many tourist attractions such as Ise Jingu Shrine, known as a spiritual site, World Heritage site Kumano Kodo Street, overwhelming natural beauty and Japan's landscape of the heart, Toba and Shima Peninsula. The number of foreign tourists that visit Mie throughout the year continues to grow. Ise-Shima area's luxurious hotels where you can experience warm hospitality with high-quality gourmet that use local ingredients and fresh fish food, rooms with open air baths and more are especially attracting visitors.


Ise City

Enjoy natural hot springs and traditional artifacts of Ise – “Inishie no yado Ikyu”

This hotel is in a good and convenient location since Ise Jingu Shrine (inner Ise Shrine) is only 15 minutes away on foot, allowing you to pay your respects early in the morning. Since you will be staying overnight, you will have time to experience “Socho Mairi (early morning prayer)” and “Yumazume (visit just before the gates close in the evening)” in a quiet atmosphere. It is something you cannot experience sightseeing during the day.

Enjoy natural hot springs and traditional artifacts of Ise – “Inishie no yado Ikyu” You can take a relaxing stroll along the Okageyokocho Lane for 20 minutes, before you reach inner Ise Shrine. You can also walk about different baths with different tastes.

Enjoy natural hot springs and traditional artifacts of Ise – “Inishie no yado Ikyu”2 This is “Omukaedokoro Hanazakura.” “Kenjobashi (chopsticks as a gift),” “Ise-katagami (paper stencils for dyeing textiles),” “Ise-shunkei (lacquerware)” and others are decorated here, allowing you to enjoy the traditional workmanship passed down for generations in the Ise area.

Enjoy natural hot springs and traditional artifacts of Ise – “Inishie no yado Ikyu”3 This is a standard single room with two wide single beds. The room in the picture is “Twin A.”

Enjoy natural hot springs and traditional artifacts of Ise – “Inishie no yado Ikyu”4 The stone-built large public bath “Mori no yu,” surrounded by beautiful greenery, is where you can enjoy natural hot spring that comes from Shinmisato hot spring, which is said to be the “hot spring of longevity.” There are large public baths named rock bath “Mori no yu” and a cypress bath “Yashiro no yu,” and you can enjoy both, since they switch the men's bath and women's bath depending on the time.

“Inishie no yado Ikyu”
●679-2, Ujitachicho Iwai Tayama, Ise-shi, Mie Prefecture
●0596-20-3777
https://www.hotespa.net/hotels/ikyu/

Experience the sea of Ise with all five senses at a high-quality hotel - Umi no Cho

All the rooms of “Ryoso Umi no Cho” have an ocean view, and tansu (chest of drawers), vases, byobu (folding screen) and other pieces of furniture decorate the inside of the hotel, allowing you to enjoy the Japanese spirit. The antiques, furniture, and arranged flowers that are moderately displayed, create hospitality that is of higher quality. The wide private beach of the hotel is also popular as a walkway. You can reach Ise Jingu Shrine in about 20 minutes by car, and there is a convenient shuttle bus from Toba Station to the hotel.

Experience the sea of Ise with all five senses at a high-quality hotel - Umi no Cho From the windows, you can get a spectacular view of the “ocean of Ise.” It is planned out for the guests to feel a wonderful atmosphere that is a grade above the rest.

Experience the sea of Ise with all five senses at a high-quality hotel - Umi no Cho2 “Asuka-kan suite” is a Japanese-Western style room with a private open-air bath. (Japanese-Western style room, 85 square meters: one 8 tatami mat room, a living room, and a bedroom)

Experience the sea of Ise with all five senses at a high-quality hotel - Umi no Cho3 Their private open-air baths allow guests who do not like public baths to enjoy a bath outside. Bathing while having a view of the ocean will make you feel refreshed inside and out. You will enjoy a relaxing time.

Experience the sea of Ise with all five senses at a high-quality hotel - Umi no Cho4 They serve Ise lobsters, abalones, and other sea food, fresh from the neighboring waters of Ise. They take pride in the Ise lobsters they serve, which you can enjoy the deep sweetness and rich aroma.

“Ryoso Umi no Cho”
●1693-1, Matsushita, Futamicho, Ise-shi, Mie Prefecture
●0596-44-1050
http://www.uminochou.com/lg_en/
●Business hours of each restaurant differs
●Open year-round


Shima City

Surrounded by the overwhelming nature of a national park - NEMU RESORT HOTEL NEMU

NEMU RESORT HOTEL NEMU is surrounded by a forest and ocean that has a command of the Ise-Shima National Park and the beautiful Ago Bay. They have three types of open-air baths, and they are also popular for their beauty treatments by “Mikimoto Cosmetics,” which is produced by Japan's representative pearl brand “Mikimoto.” You will be able to enjoy a resort stay, blending with Ise-Shima's nature, participating in nature experience programs, soaking in hot spas, and playing at their golf course.

Surrounded by the overwhelming nature of a national park - NEMU RESORT HOTEL NEMU Enjoy an extraordinary atmosphere, away from the bustling city at “Chocho no Oka (Butterfly Hill)”

Surrounded by the overwhelming nature of a national park - NEMU RESORT HOTEL NEMU2 “Magic Hour” is when the world shines most beautifully, lasting for only 30 minutes per day.

Surrounded by the overwhelming nature of a national park - NEMU RESORT HOTEL NEMU3 They have a “relaxing sofa,” which is a new kind of raised seating area. As soon as you step foot into this “Deluxe Room,” you will see a large window, and beyond, you will see an impressive approach that is a large NEMU forest. All rooms are spacious, 46.8 square meters in size.

Surrounded by the overwhelming nature of a national park - NEMU RESORT HOTEL NEMU4 You will have an exhilarating feeling in the morning, and you can enjoy “Megumi no yu,” a bath facility with a different taste depending on the time of day. There are three types of baths with hot water that wells up from within the premises - such as “Shiosai no yu,” “Shinju no yu,” and “Nemu no ki yu.” This is a picture of “Shiosai no yu,” which has a private source of natural hot spring. You will be warm from inside, and feel a wonderful relaxing effect.

“NEMU RESORT HOTEL NEMU”
●2692-3, Hazako, Hamajimacho, Shima-shi, Mie Prefecture (in Ise-Shima National Park)
●0599-52-1211
https://www.nemuresort.com/
●Business hours of each restaurant differs
●Open year-round

Japan's representative well-established Western-style hotel, and known as the setting of a movie - “Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic”

Japan's representative architect, Togo Murano engaged in its construction, and the “Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic” started business in 1951 as a genuine Western-style hotel. This hotel was the venue for the G7 Ise-Shima Summit in 2016. Exclusively for the guests of the hotel, a relaxing area that is the “Guest Lounge” is available, and they can also freely use the “Fitness Gym” with running machines, etc.

Japan's representative well-established Western-style hotel, and known as the setting of a movie - “Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic” It is a resort hotel for the mature adults, standing on a hill, commanding the view of Ago Bay. It is also known as the location of the novel Karei-naru Ichizoku.

Japan's representative well-established Western-style hotel, and known as the setting of a movie - “Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic”2 Introduced as “Japan's landscape of the heart,” the superb panoramic view of Ago Bay can be enjoyed at “The Classic Guest Lounge.”

Japan's representative well-established Western-style hotel, and known as the setting of a movie - “Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic”3 You can enjoy a relaxing time reading a book you like from the several hundred books that were chosen centering on the history of Shima Kanko Hotel. There is also the “Listening Room,” where you can choose from 700 CDs and 80 records depending on your mood or season of year.

Japan's representative well-established Western-style hotel, and known as the setting of a movie - “Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic”4 The view of Ago Bay from the bench by the window is exceptional. The “Premium Twin” boasts a simple and modern interior.

Japan's representative well-established Western-style hotel, and known as the setting of a movie - “Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic”5 At “La Mer The Classic,” you can enjoy the “French cuisine of seafood” such as the standard abalone steak, Ise Lobster American Sauce, and other exquisite seafood offered here only.

“Shima Kanko Hotel the Classic”
●731, Shinmei, Ago-cho, Shima-shi, Mie Prefecture
●0599-43-1211
https://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/shima/
●Business hours of each restaurant differs
●Open year-round

*The above information was last updated March 28, 2018. For further information, please contact the facilities directly.

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