@Iwate Pref./North Tohoku Area /Japan
Located near Koiwai Farm which is the largest private ownership farm in Japan
a guest house in Japan
We are always ready to welcom you.
Facilities Meals Hot Springs
B&B only accommodation
Nearby Attractions rightseeing Excursions from "Arcadia"
How to find us
Most importantly, We have our own hot spring bath in our backyard.
Stiated 10,000u of beatiful countryside near by famous Koiwai Farm.
ARCADIA comprises tow special buildings.
The first is a white Pension-style guest house. Secondly, we have a small German-style hotel.
Finally, there is an octagonal, natural hot spring water spa bath house.
Amazingly discovered while we were digging a well, our mildly alkaline hot spring waters soothe away
the aches and pains of a tiring day, and leave a lady's skin feeling soft and smooth.
Our area of Iwate, which is called hGokurakunoh, means hthe field of paradiseh.
So we have named our hot spring "Gokuraku-no-yu". So we think you will agree that our choice of
hArcadiah as the name of our pension perfectly reflects the rural paradise that awaits our visitors.
Whatever the season, you will enjoy the delights of the Japanese countryside.
Type ` (\U,ROO/per person)
Includes: TV, Telephone, Writing-desk, Face towels
Type a(\V,RTO/per person)
Indludes: Ensuite facilities, Towels, TV, Telephone, Writing-desk
Type b(\W,SOO/per person)
Includes: Ensuite facilities, Towels, Toiletries, TV, Telephone, Writing-desk,
Refrigerator, Cable Radio System, Video, Chest of Draws, Closet,
In-room coffee/tea facilities.
All Prices include breakfast for adults.
And tax not included.
Charges for children are PCOTO off.
About infants ask us please.
Breakfast is PCOTO and Dinner is \WSO`QCPOO.
About 2 meals lets us know when you reserve.
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¡¡Arcadia's hot spring, "Gokuraku-no-yu"(Field of Paradise Spring)
was discovered in 1993 when we were digging a well. The waters are
mildly alkaline and of average temperature.
¡¡Visitors can enjoy our bath facilities every day.
Soaking in our hot tub with its marvellous view of
Mt. Iwate, is the perfect way to unwind after a busy day sightseeing.
¡¡The bath waters are particularly soothing for muscle pains, stiff joints,
and is especially beneficial to the digestion and circulation.
<B&B only accommodation>
¡¡We offer bed-and-breakfast-only style accommodation.
Our B&B hotel is excellently situated for those of you wanting to enjoy
the many sightseeing opportunities of the area.
¡¡You will find numerous restaurants on Route 46, after the Morioka Interchange,
offering Japanese Tonkatsu, Yakiniku, Noodles, Soba, and Steak.
¡¡Our excellent-value prices begin at\UCOOO(without dinner) per night.
We also offer a helthy breakfast including freshly-baked breads,
delicious 'Wiener'-style sausages, fresh fruit, Koiwai Farm milk, and coffee.
¡¡B&B ARCADIA is located in the beautiful countryside surrounding
three ski areas. Affording wonderful views of beautiful Mt. Iwate.
ARCADIA is a haven of peace and quiet.
There are several tourist sites near ARCADIA.
<Sightseeing Excursions from Arcadia>
¡¡Arcadia is a perfect base for exploring the many sightseeing areas of Tohoku.
The following are recommended as ideal day trips in spring.
Lake Tazawa and Kakunodate
¡¡Less than an hour's journey away following Route 46 in the direction of Akita,
Japan's deepest lake, Tazawa-ko, is famed for its emerald green waters.
Near the lake one can also visit the pretty "Swiss-Style" village, and the
"Heart herbal gardens" and its related activity center.
It takes 20 mins. to Kakunodate town by car from Lake Tazawa.
Kakunodate contains a number of perfectly preserved traditional Samurai houses
which provide a fascinating glimpse into a bygone age.
Also of interest is the Densho-kan center dedicated to the many interesting local cuisine, and
famous for its special seasonal dishes, including those of spring.
Hachimantai National Park
¡¡Following the scenic Hachimantai Aspite Line and Jukai Line Roads, you enter
Hachimantai National Park, where you will experience the wild, natural beauty so
typical of the northern Tohoku area.Breathtakingly, the park is also renowned for its numerous
hot springs(Tamagawa Hot Spring, Goshogake Hot Spring, Fuke-no-yu Hot Spring,
Toshiti Hot Spring, Matsukawa Hot Spring etc.) which are famous throughout Japan,
especially Tamagawa Hot Spring, known for the curative powers of its natural mineral
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¡¡Taking the Tohoku Expressway north and exiting at the Kosaka Interchange onto
the Jukai Line Road, a 2-hour journey by car, one reaches beautiful Lake Towada.
Here you can enjoy a boat trip on the lake which lies in the caldera of an extinct volcano,
and also take a walk along the Oirase Gorge which descends from the lake in a series of
rapids and waterfalls. At the Lake Towada resort bicycles are available for hire, Also, one
can enjoy a fine dinner of the local trout, with which the Lake is stocked.
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¡¡Another area of outstanding natural beauty is the Sanriku Coast,
pierced by numerous rias, where sheer cliffs plunge into the wild Pacific Ocean.
This coast line is best appreciated at Kitayamazaki which affords a magnificent view
from the top of its towering and majestic cliffs. Reached by Route 106 from Morioka
and then changing onto Route 45 north, on the return journey you can visit the coastal
town of Miyako, celebrated for its fish market and delicious seafood restaurants.
Chusonji Temple (in Hiraizumi)
¡¡To reach the Chusonji Temple complex at Hiraizumi, take the Tohoku Expressway south
and exit at the Hiraizumi-Maesawa Interchange, from which it is 2 kms to Hiraizumi.
Chousonji is home to a number of Buddist temples built by the Fujiwara clan in the
12th century. It is the most fascinating of all historical sites in Tohoku, and houses one
of Japan's most famous cultural treasures, the "Konjiki-do" Golden Hall. One can also
see a perfectly preserved traditional Noh theatre, where Noh plays are still presented.
It is a must-see for anyone interested in old Japan.
¡¡Another interesting place to visit is the Esashi Fujiwara Heritage Park,
of Heian era Palaces and buildings where many historical dramas are filmed.
Also, a visit to the Geibikei Gorge and Glass center is recommended.
Visitors are advised to try "Maesawa beef"-a famous culinary delight of
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