A hotel with 100%
natural hot spring water
Hotel Pony-onsen

Welcome to
Hotel Pony-onsen

Hotel Pony-onsen is a hotel situated in Towada City, Aomori, that takes pride in its 100% natural hot spring water. The idyllic scenery soothes you while the delicious dishes warm your heart. The hotel enriches your mind and body. When you get a little tired of your everyday life, have a relaxing time at our hotel.



Point03 Enjoy Aomori
to your heart’s content
destinations located nearby

Towada City in Aomori Prefecture is rich in nature. It is dotted with sightseeing destinations, such as Lake Towada and Towada Art Center. Enjoy sightseeing around Aomori with Hotel Pony-onsen as your base.

Image:Towada Art Center

The role of the center is to exhibit commissioned works of artists working actively in Japan and abroad, and to promote support for and exchange of artistic cultural activities as an open facility that provides new experiences through art.

Image:Lake Towada

Lake Towada is a national park where crystal clear water and the surrounding rich natural environment harmonize beautifully. With the maximum depth of 326.8 meters, it’s the third largest lake/pond in Japan.

100% natural
hot spring water Point02
Natural hot spring

Slightly alkaline (pH level 8.7), non-recycled, 100% natural hot spring water is like beauty essence and smooths your skin. Our large public bath, also loved by the locals, offers six types of baths.

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A wide variety of hot springs

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  • Image:Outdoor Bath for Staying Guests

  • Image:Large Bath

  • Image:Dry Sauna

  • Image:Cool-Water Bath

  • Image:Radium Bathing on Ceramic Plate

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Relax and unwind

After indulging yourself in hot spring bathing, relax in a spacious resting area.

Satisfy your heart
and stomach


We offer horse meat, the flavor of southern Aomori prefecture, in various dishes, including sashimi, shabu-shabu, sukiyaki, and other hot pots. Savor the local specialty of Towada, the town of horses.


Treat Yourself
to Horse Meat

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A buffet of handmade dishes

A buffet of handmade dishes is served for breakfast.
* Please note that the buffet may be changed to Japanese set meals depending on circumstances.

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A place reminiscent
of your home
Guest Rooms


Relax in this somewhat nostalgic room as if you’re home softly relieves your day’s fatigue.

  • Image:Japanese room with 12 tatami mats and a garden

A bath unit with natural hot spring water

With a bathroom,
a toilet, a wide engawa porch,
and a small garden

  • Image:Japanese Room with 8 tatami mats/10 tatami mats

No bathroom

8 tatami mats/
10 tatami mats + toilet

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A bathroom and a toilet + 2 beds

A bathroom and a toilet + 2 beds

  • All guest rooms
    are equipped
    with Wi-Fi
  • All guest rooms
    are non-smoking
  • Common amenities
    in all guest rooms

    Yukata robe, slippers, tea set, shampoo, conditioner, body soap, razor, bath towel, face towel, tooth brush set, hair brush, soap
  • Common equipment
    in all guest rooms

    Wi-Fi, plasmacluster humidifier/air purifier, flat LCD TV, internal/external phone lines, electric kettle, tea set, empty refrigerator, hair dryer, bidet toilet seat, air conditioner, LAN cable Internet connection (Western rooms only)
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Hotel Pony-onsen, a hotel with 100% natural hot spring water
167-1 Saihaba, Sanbongi, Towada-shi, Aomori, 034-0001
Tel. +81-176-23-4836 / 10:00 am – 10:00 pm
Check-in /
Check-in 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Check-out 10:00 am
Credit Cards VISA、JCB、American Express、Master Card、UnionPay
Number of
Guest Rooms
24 Rooms
Other Services In-room massage, courier service, massage devices, vending machines (soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, ice cream), souvenir shop
Parking Lot 60 parking spaces (free of charge)
  • The hotel houses a coin-operated laundry run by another company, which is a relief for long-stay travelers.

  • A restaurant where dinner and breakfast are served. Various drinks are available, including beer, sake, whiskey, and sour.

Aomori Airport

Approx. 35 min. by limousine bus

Aomori Station

Approx. 5 min. by train

Shin-Aomori Station

Approx. 20 min. by Tohoku Shinkansen

Shichinohe-Towada Station

Approx. 20 min. by rental car/taxi

Haneda Airport

Approx. 40 min. by limousine bus

Tokyo Station

Approx. 3 hrs. by Tohoku Shinkansen

Shichinohe-Towada Station

Approx. 20 min. by rental car/taxi