Free Japanese cultural experiences!

Guests staying at our hotel can enjoy traditional Japanese cultural experiences.

Onsen Egg Cooking Experience

Onsen Egg Cooking Experience

Onsen eggs are soft-boiled eggs cooked in hot spring water. It takes about 30 minutes, and each person can cook one egg free of charge. Please have fun making your own tasty hot spring egg!

Hours: 15:00–19:00

Tea Ceremony Experience

Tea Ceremony Experience

Guests can experience a traditional Japanese tea ceremony, free of charge, in our special tea ceremony room. Enjoy sipping on a cup of freshly-brewed green tea whilst taking in the calm and serenity of the surroundings.

Hours: 15:00–18:30

Meals

Our master chef prepares a range of exquisite dishes,
making full use of carefully selected seasonal ingredients from the surrounding area.

Meals proudly offered by the master chef

"At Matuya Sensen, we are dedicated to serving meals of the highest quality for the enjoyment of our guests.
We create dishes that are elegantly presented, and which showcase the local ingredients of the surrounding area, bringing out the maximum flavor.
It is our aim to serve a full course of wonderfully tasting and delicately presented dishes that make for a memorable dining experience."

  • Breakfast

A highlight of staying at a traditional hot spring inn is a freshly made breakfast, carefully prepared to set you up for the day ahead.
We offer steaming bowls of locally grown rice, hot soup, and healthy side-dishes that are both tasty and nutritious. Please enjoy our own brand of traditional Japanese breakfast during your stay at Matuya Sensen.

  • Extra dishes
  • Extra dishes
  • Extra dishes

At Matuya Sensen, guests may order special dishes to supplement the regular full-course meal, making for an even more memorable dining experience.
Options include Echizen crab (winter only), sashimi (raw seafood), and more.

  • Our passion for ingredients
  • Our passion for ingredients

Echizen crabs, caught here in Fukui Prefecture, are renowned for their extraordinary taste and flavor. Guests can enjoy various types of local seafood, delicately nurtured by the ever-changing tides and complex currents of the ocean.
Thanks to the bountiful natural resources and changing climate of the local area, there are plenty of local ingredients to enjoy, including high-grade Koshihikari rice, Wakasa beef, and Fukui pork. Please enjoy a range of unique ingredients from the surrounding area.
For sake lovers, we also offer a selection of local sake, procured from various parts of the Fukui region.

Sen no Sachi Seasonal Dining

Seasonal Dining Sen-no-Sachi

Enjoy vibrant dishes of seasonal delicacies, carefully prepared by our expert chefs in an open kitchen, while dining in a modern Japanese atmosphere.

Dinner: from 5:30pm (last order: 7:00pm)
Breakfast: from 07:00am (last order: 08:30am)

Gottsuo-tei Hana Hana

Gottsuo-tei Hana Hana

Here you can enjoy casual meals while sitting at tables and chairs (tatami-mat seating also available).
Table seats are wheelchair-accessible.
Note: The restaurant acts as an izakaya (Japanese bar) from 9:00pm to midnight.

Zen & Saron Chiyomigusa

Zen & Saron Chiyomigusa

An upscale dining hall for the exclusive use of guests staying on the special Hanareza floor. Meals served here are of the highest quality and use the finest ingredients.

Guest Rooms

From the careful placement of ornaments to the tastefully selected furniture, our guest rooms exude a sense of authentic Japanese hospitality,
ensuring a peaceful and relaxing stay.

  • Tokiwasure Hanareza: Guest rooms with a private open-air bath with hot spring water
  • Tokiwasure Hanareza: Guest rooms with a private open-air bath with hot spring water

All the guest rooms on our special floor, Tokiwasure Hanareza, are equipped with private open-air baths, filled with soothing hot spring water, making for the ultimate in rest and relaxation.
Rooms offer both privacy and a refined atmosphere to ensure guests can truly unwind during their stay at Matuya Sensen.
Enjoy a luxurious retreat and feel the slow passing of time as you soak in the rejuvenating hot spring water.

Offering the next level of relaxation

Offering the next level of relaxation

Experience wholehearted hospitality...
Take a break from your travels, rest your weary feet and enjoy some tea and snacks. With aroma diffusers and colorful yukata available to borrow, free amenities, and more, female guests in particular will find that the service here leaves nothing to be desired.

An exclusive dining hall and Hanareza’s original kaiseki cuisine

An exclusive dining hall and Hanareza’s original kaiseki cuisine

Eat your fill of locally produced seasonal ingredients at Chiyomigusa, a dining hall exclusively for guests staying in Hanareza. Enjoy some leisurely conversation over your meal in our quiet parlor.

  • Sensen-Kan Guest Rooms

If you are looking to enjoy a leisurely and relaxing time, then staying in one of our Sensen-Kan guest rooms is the perfect way to make the most of your trip.
This wing offers three types of rooms—standard rooms, Western-style twin rooms, and special rooms.

Yuyu-Kan Guest Rooms

Renovated in 1999, the rooms on this wing are Matuya Sensen’s standard Japanese-style rooms, and are recommended for guests who want a more casual ryokan experience.

Guest Room Information

Guest Room Facilities
All rooms have their own bathroom, tub, and shower, as well as an air conditioning and heating unit, a TV, and a refrigerator. Toilets are equipped with warm-water bidets.
Amenities
Hand towels, bath towels, body wash, shampoo, conditioner, shower caps, hair dryers, toothbrushes, toothpaste, soap, combs, hairbrushes, yukata, razors, cotton swabs
(Some of these items are available in the shared hot spring bathing area.)

Hot Spring

Enjoy a long, leisurely soak in one of our hot spring baths, as you soothe your mind and rejuvenate your body.
Our male bathing area is large and well equipped, making for a truly relaxing experience.
Our female bathing area features a variety of baths, including a solo-bathing bath, a 'ne-yu' sleeping bath, and a healing sauna that offers the same benefits as a bedrock bath.
There’s also a ladies-only floor containing a relaxation parlor to enjoy after bathing, an aesthetician’s spa, and more.
Matuya Sensen boasts one of the largest bathing facilities in the Hokuriku region—please enjoy trying out all the different kinds of baths on offer.

  • Men’s baths The five relaxing baths of Manman no Yu
  • Men’s baths The five relaxing baths of Manman no Yu
  • Men’s baths The five relaxing baths of Manman no Yu

The male bathing facility includes an open-air bath as well as one of the largest baths in the Hokuriku region. Each of the five baths has a unique ambiance, and each offers a blissful bathing experience.
The bathing area is spacious, making it perfect for a long, leisurely soak. Each wash station is sectioned off for an added sense of privacy.
From single-person tubs to outdoor open-air baths, guests can enjoy a variety of baths and bathing environments.

  • Women’s baths The seven beautifying baths of Hyakuhyaku no Yu
  • Women’s baths The seven beautifying baths of Hyakuhyaku no Yu
  • Women’s baths The seven beautifying baths of Hyakuhyaku no Yu
  • Women’s baths The seven beautifying baths of Hyakuhyaku no Yu

Feel the silky-smooth hot water on your skin as you try out all of the different baths on offer.
The bathing area is spacious, making it perfect for a long, leisurely soak. Each wash station is sectioned off for an added sense of privacy.
Please enjoy the full range of baths, from our special single-person tubs to the jacuzzi and sauna, which offers the same benefits as a bedrock bath.

  • Krana Women-Only Aesthetician’s Salon
  • Krana Women-Only Aesthetician’s Salon

At the aesthetician’s salon, located right next to the female bathing facility, you can receive aromatherapy and Bali-style treatments. Let yourself be pampered as you are embraced by the soothing oils and healing aromas.
Hours: 3:00pm–11:00pm

Makeup remover and moisturizer are available in the powder room, which is divided into individual booths. After your bath, enjoy a sense of privacy as you take some time to care for your skin. The relaxation parlor’s interior decorations blend traditional Japanese and modern designs. Please relax and make yourself at home. One bath towel will be provided per person.

Hot Spring

Details
Large bathing areas, open-air baths, open-air ne-yu sleeping baths, tsubo-yu and kame-yu single-person tubs, jacuzzis, showers, washing stations with dividing walls, changing rooms, makeup corners (women’s baths only), healing sauna (women’s area only)
Hours
14:00–1:00 and 5:00–10:00
Spring quality
Sodium chloride spring
Beneficial for
Joint pain, nerve pain, poor blood circulation

Facilities

Guests can enjoy relaxing in the open spaces of the ryokan.
There are plenty of facilities on offer to ensure a comfortable, fun, and relaxing stay.

  • Sen no Sachi Seasonal Dining
  • Sen no Sachi Seasonal Dining
  • Sen no Sachi Seasonal Dining
  • Sen no Sachi Seasonal Dining
  • Sen no Sachi Seasonal Dining
  • Sen no Sachi Seasonal Dining

Sen no Sachi

With an open kitchen and modern Japanese atmosphere, Sen-no-Sachi is the perfect place to enjoy a relaxing dinner of seasonal delicacies.
Each dish is carefully prepared by our team of expert chefs, and makes use of the finest local ingredients of the season.
An abundant selection of sake from 34 breweries here in Fukui Prefecture is also available, as well as several brands of wine and shochu, original cocktails, and more. Our servers and chefs are also happy to recommend drink pairings to match your food.
Please enjoy the finest dishes served with heartfelt Japanese hospitality, in a modern and comfortable dining environment.

  • Dining Hall and Restaurant Hana Hana

    Hana Hana

  • Dining Hall and Restaurant Chiyomigusa

    Chiyomigusa

Our ryokan offers three choices of dining locations: Sen-no-Sachi Seasonal Dining, the more casual Gottsuo-tei Hana Hana, and the exclusive Zen & Saron Chiyomigusa.
Please feel free to ask for more information about our restaurants when making your reservation.

  • Information
  • Information
  • Information
Wi-Fi

Our front desk is staffed 24 hours a day. Our team will be happy to answer your questions and attend to your needs.
For instructions on how to use the free Wi-Fi, please inquire at the front desk.
Our tea lounge is a sophisticated and comfortable space where guests can relax while drinking a cup of aromatic coffee.

Club Kimi-Matuya

Club Kimi-Matuya

Hours: 20:00–0:00
Karaoke Available

Bar Lounge Ware-Matuya

Bar Lounge Ware-Matuya

Hours: 20:00–0:00
Karaoke Available

Karaoke Rooms

Karaoke Rooms

Hours: 15:00–
Price: 4,000 yen/hour (plus tax)

Mahjong Room Yosari

Mahjong Room Yosari

Hours: 15:00–

Ping-Pong Corner

Ping-Pong Corner

Hours: 15:00–
Price: 500 yen/30 minutes (plus tax)
Note: These services may be unavailable at times due to circumstances in the ryokan.

Facility Information

Check-in / Check-out
Check-in: from 3:00pm (Check-in closes at 7:00pm) / Check-out: by 10:00am
Please contact us in advance if you will arrive after 6:00pm.
Meals
Japanese kaiseki cuisine. Special attention is paid to the quality of each dish, rather than the quantity.
Guest Rooms
119 rooms (Japanese-style rooms: 98, Rooms with private open-air bath: 13, Japanese/Western-style room: 1, Western-style rooms: 7 )
Baths
Large bathing area (Men: 1, Women: 1), Open-air bath (Men: 1, Women: 1), Sauna (Men: 1, Women: 1)
Facilities
Ping-pong table, karaoke rooms, mahjong room, convention halls, conference room, tea lounge, bar, vending machines, souvenir shop
Note: Please inquire at the front desk if you wish to use a ping-pong table.
Wi-Fi
You can connect to the Internet through free Wi-Fi in the guest rooms, conference room, convention halls, restaurants, lobby, and lounge.
Wi-FiFree Wi-Fi available in all buildings
Parking Lot
200 spaces (Outdoor spaces can be used free of charge)