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Japanese Style Room, Shared Bathroom, Private Toilet | Balcony
In-room safe, free WiFi
Fridge, microwave, coffee/tea maker, electric kettle

Overview of Gessen


3.5 star property
3.5-star ryokan in Achi

9.6/10 Exceptional

4 verified guest reviews

Popular amenities

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Onsen
4092-7 Chisato, Achi, Nagano, 395-0304

Room options

About this area

Getting around

  • Kiriishi Station - 19 min drive
  • Kanae Station - 21 min drive
  • Sakuramachi Station - 21 min drive


  • Monzenya - 4 min drive
  • Achi Base Cafe - 7 min drive
  • Nishitanbo - 7 min drive
  • さんのう - 7 min drive
  • Horiwari - 8 min drive

About this property


When visiting Achi, Gessen is a great choice to consider. Free perks include WiFi and self-parking.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 10 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3 PM until 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 6 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests booked in Half Board rates must check-in by 6 PM to receive dinner.
  • This property offers bus station shuttle pickup and drop-off service from Komanba or Sonohara stations with 24-hour advance notice.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking
  • Free on-site extended parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Shared microwave
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Water dispenser

What to do

  • Karaoke
  • Shopping


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free newspapers in lobby


  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Turndown service

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Fridge


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot spring (onsen) and a yukata (Japanese robe). These services feature separate men's and women's areas. The ryokan bathing area is open 24 hours a day.

Fees & policies


The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels etc). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Gessen Inn Achi, Shimoina-gun
Gessen Inn
Gessen Inn Achi
Gessen Inn
Gessen Achi
Ryokan Gessen Achi
Achi Gessen Ryokan
Ryokan Gessen
Gessen Achi
Gessen Ryokan
Gessen Ryokan Achi

Frequently asked questions

Does Gessen offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Gessen does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at Gessen?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Gessen?
Yes, there's free self and extended parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Gessen?
You can check in from 3 PM - 10 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
What is there to do at Gessen and nearby?
Gessen has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Gessen?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Achi Base Cafe (4.3 mi), Nishitanbo (4.4 mi) and さんのう (4.7 mi).
What's the area around Gessen like?
Gessen is a short 18-minute walk from Heavens Sonohara Gondola and 18 minutes' walk from Heavens Sonohara Snow World.







Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities


10/10 Exceptional

The staff were very helpful and accommodating, had breakfast and dinner which were Japanese style, (No western options) which was great as it added to the experience. Enjoyed the whole experience.
1-night family trip
Verified Wotif guest review

8/10 Very good

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

The staffs were really kind and helpful. They did they best to help us getting on the road after the unexpected heavy snow. The surrounding was beautiful. We would love to go back if we have a chance to visit the area in the future.
1-night trip with friends
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

星が美しく見え、またお風呂も綺麗でした。 夜に着いたのですが、道中くらいので注意が必要です。 その分、夜空が綺麗ってことですね。
1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review