Hotel Sanrakuso

  • Hotel Sanrakuso with Shirarahama beach

    Hotel Sanrakuso with Shirarahama beach

  • Sample guestroom with ensuite balcony bath

    Sample guestroom with ensuite balcony bath

  • Sample supper

    Sample supper

  • Bath on balcony overlooking beach

    Bath on balcony overlooking beach

  • View from guestroom

    View from guestroom

  • Famous breakfast buffet

    Famous breakfast buffet

  • Lobby


  • Onsen bath

    Onsen bath

  • Friendly staff

    Friendly staff

  • Souvenir shop

    Souvenir shop


Shirahama Beachside Hotel

Hotel Sanrakuso is a well located beachside hotel in Shirahama Onsen. 
he name "Sanraku 三楽" refers to the three pleasures of a stay here: Onsen hot spring baths, delicious cuisine, and beautiful scenery.  Shirahama Onsen is one of the oldest mineral springs in Japan.
Hotel Sanrakuso features shared public baths and guestrooms with ensuite outdoor baths with these historical waters. 
The popular balcony baths are in the top floor (9th) rooms with excellent views of the white crescent shaped Shirarahama beach and Pacific Ocean beyond.  Meals are based on local seafood and the morning buffet breakfast is one of the best in the area, with over 30 dishes of both Japanese and Western food.  Hotel Sanrakuso is a family friendly accommodation with facilities and amenities for children.

Full Name

Hotel Sanrakuso


Shirahama Onsen




3078 Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture, 649-2211
〒649-2211 和歌山県西牟婁郡白浜町3078

Map Code 

184 041 111*15




15:00 - 18:00


by 10:00

Rating & Reviews


Reception & Service

 Price Plan(s)

Hotel Sanrakuso

  • Beachside Hotel, Supper & Breakfast
    13,300 yen~

Hotel Sanrakuso

  • Beachside Hotel, Ensuite outdoor bath, Supper & Breakfast
    27,800 yen~


Western Style No
Japanese Style Yes
Mixed Style No
Other Style No
Number of Rooms 99
Maximum Guests 360

Japanese style room (ensuite toilet and bath): 80
Mixed style room (ensuite toilet and bath): 9
Japanese style room (ensuite toilet and hot spring outdoor bath): 10 (9th floor)
*All rooms have beach/ocean views.
*Non-smoking room available. Please inform us in advance if you prefer a non-smoking room.

What is an Onsen? >>
How to take a Japanese bath >>

  • Television
  • Refrigerator
  • Air conditioning
  • Safety box
  • Shampoo
  • Hair conditioner
  • 2 in 1 shampoo
  • Body-wash
  • Soap
  • Toothbrush set
  • Brush
  • Hair drier
  • Face towel
  • Bath towel
  • Yukata Japanese bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Tea
*For women guests who stay at the room with ensuite rotenburo outdoor bath, a variety of yukata Japanese bath robes are available.


Shared Indoor Onsen
Shared Outdoor No
Shared Sauna No
Privately Reserved No
Ensuite Indoor Yes
Ensuite Outdoor Onsen
Bath hours: 15:00~1:00, 5:00~9:30
Outdoor bath/pool (shaped like a ship!): open in summer only.
*Men and Woman bath switch at 1:00.
*Tatami mat bath.


Meals served in dining room from 18:00~19:30 (Buffet Style or Japanese Style)
Meals served in dining room from 7:00~9:00 (Buffet Style)

Vegetarian meals available.
(Please let us know in advance of what you can and cannot eat in detail)

Vegetarian Meals

 : Included  : Not Included

  • : Meat
  • : Fish & Seafood
  • : Eggs
  • : Dairy Products
  • : Katsuo Dashi (fish stock)
Type A
Type B
Type C
Type D
Type E

Vegetarianism is not common in the Japanese countryside. Please double-check the Vegetarian Type which the service provider can accommodate to make sure that it meets your needs. Often being able to eat trace amounts of the ubiquitous Katsuo Dashi (fish stock) makes it easier to find options.

More Information

NOTE: It is difficult and not culturally sensitive to change meal requests, or make new meal demands, onsite when you arrive at accommodations. Vegetarian types must be confirmed during the reservation process and respected during your visit.

 Facilities & Services

  • Elevator
  • Gift shop
  • Karaoke
  • Banquet hall
  • Meeting room
  • Coin laundry
  • Cafe
  • Lounge/Bar
  • Vending machine
  • Alcohol vending machine
  • Game corner
  • Table tennis
  • Internet
  • Wired LAN (Lobby)
  • Free Wi-Fi (Lobby)
  • Public computer
  • Credit Card
  • VISA
  • MasterCard
  • JCB
  • Diners
  • Traveler's Cheques
  • Not accepted
  • Language
    Basic English
  • Luggage storage
  • Notes
    Souvenir shop: 15:00~22:00, 7:00~10:30
    Washing machine: free
    Drying machine: 100 yen/ 30 min
    Detergent: 150 yen
    Ping pong: 1,000 yen/ 60 min
    Karaoke: 500 yen/ 60 min, 200 yen/ per song
    Shared outdoor rotenburo bath/pool *Jul 1 ~ Sep 31 (women & men mixed bath, with swimsuit)
    Internet service: free, in the lobby
    LAN: free, in the lobby
    Children play corner
    Relaxation corner: Massage, Seitai bodywork, Ganban-yoku bedrock bathing


    Access Information
    Busses run daily from Kii-Tanabe station, Shirahama station, and Nanki-Shirahama airport.

    ● 30~60 min by Meiko bus (depending on route) from Kii-Tanabe Station (bus timetable 9)
    ● Closest bus stop is "Hashiriyu 走り湯" 
    ● 30 min by Meiko bus from Shirahama Station (bus timetable 9)
    ● 15 min by Meiko bus from Shirahama Airport
    ● 15 minutes by taxi from JR Shirahama station. (~2,000 yen)

    More bus timetables >>
    Free shuttle bus from/to Shirahama station; see below map for more information.

    1 min walk to Shirahama beach
    10 min walk to Saki-no-yu
    30 min walk to Senjojiki
    40 min walk to Sandanbeki
    Shuttle Service

    Shirahama Onsen Ryokan Cooperative free shuttle bus
    Shirahama Station departure (reservations not necessary)
    A route: 13:30, 15:40 (29 min)
    B route: 14:40, 16:45 (27 min)

    Hotel Sanrakuso departure for Shirahama station via Nanki-Shirahama airport (reservations needed)
    8:51 (9:13 Nanki-Shirahama airport, 9:30 Shirahama Station)
    10:21 (10:43 Nanki-Shirahama airport, 11:00 Shirahama Station)

    Please confirm times at station and hotel.  
    Make reservations for Hotel Sanrakuso departure at front desk.
    Japanese site link >>

    Up to 100 vehicles (free)