3 stars

Pension Puutaro

934-26, Zaoonsen, Yamagata 990-2301, Japan
+81 236 949 872

rate per night


based on 147 reviews

Pension Puutaro
So 03.03
Do 07.03
Room type
Nightly total
Standard room

About Pension Puutaro

  • Pension Room
    An affordable stay that’s great for longer trips
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
Only a 1-minute walk from the Zao Onsen Ski resort, Pension Puutaro offers Japanese-style rooms, a French course for dinner and free Wi-Fi. The property is located just a minute's walk from Shinzaemon No Yu, a hot spring bath complex. Free parking is available, and Zao Ropeway is just 1 minute on foot. From Puutaro Pension it’s a 3-minute walk to the Chuo Ropeway. The property is an 8-minute walk from Zao Bus Terminal, which connects to JR Yamagata Station in 45 minutes. Okama Lake can be visited a 40-minute drive away. Rooms have a tatami (woven-straw) floor, on which traditional futon bedding is spread to sleep in. Amenities include a TV, a fridge and air conditioning/heating. Yukata robes are provided, while toilets and bathrooms are shared. A Western breakfast is served at the dining room between 07:30 and 08:30. Dinner time is from 18:30, and from 19:30 at the latest.

Latest deals for Pension Puutaro

So 03.03
Do 07.03
Standard room
bed type unknown

*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Pension Puutaro

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Hairdryer


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Health and safety

  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air purifiers
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities


  • Yukata (Japanese bathrobe)
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Skiing
  • Horse riding
  • Ski-in/Ski-out


  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Carpeted
  • Ski storage
  • Storage available


  • Electric kettle
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Refrigerator


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Clothes rack

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Services and conveniences

  • Ski pass vendor
  • Key access

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Garden

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of Pension Puutaro

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934-26, Zaoonsen, Yamagata 990-2301

What's nearby

  • Zao Onsen0.5 km
  • Zao Sky Cable0.9 km
  • Zao Hot Springs Ski Resort1 km
  • Rime on Trees at Zao3.5 km
  • Mount Zao4.5 km
  • Safflower Field of Takase5.9 km
  • Zao Station9.3 km
  • Yamagata University10.1 km
  • Yamagata Station11.2 km
  • Bunshokan11.4 km
  • Mogami Yoshiaki Historical Museum11.6 km
  • Yamagata Kyodokan11.6 km



Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 10:00


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FAQs when booking at Pension Puutaro

  • Where is Pension Puutaro located?

    Pension Puutaro is located at 934-26, Zaoonsen, 8.2 km from the center of Yamagata. Zao Onsen is the closest landmark to Pension Puutaro.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Pension Puutaro?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Pension Puutaro.

  • Does Pension Puutaro offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Pension Puutaro offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Pension Puutaro from the airport?

    Pension Puutaro is 27.7 km from Yamagata Junmachi. Pension Puutaro is 45.7 km from Sendai.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Pension Puutaro hotel deals?

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Good to know

Value for money


Distance to city center

8.2 km

Nearest Airport

Yamagata Junmachi

Distance to airport

27.7 km