Only 10 minutes by bicycle to the centre of Matsumoto – home of Matsumoto Castle (one of Japan's foremost historic castles and a National Treasure) – and only 5 minutes from the famous Asama Onsen.
Matsumoto is also home to some spectacular art museums and is ideally situated for anyone looking to explore what the Japanese Alps has to offer – such as the world famous Kamikochi.
Ryokan Seifu-so is only a short ride from the Train Station and Bus Station and with our free bike rental service you can access all of the surrounding area with ease.
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Our Services

※Free Wi-Fi available

  • We have Japanese, Western, and combination rooms. All at a reasonable price. Free Wi-Fi available.

    Room Rates

  • About facilities. Mineral Enriched Baths, ammenities, Internet, Dining and so on.


  • Japanese / Western types of natural and organic breakfasts. We also offer vegan and vegetarian menus.


  • Experience Japanese culture first hand with our Japanese Tea Ceremony, Kimono Wearing and More…

    Experience Japanese Culture

  • Our Ryokan is perfect for large groups and families. It has plenty of space for everyone.

    Group Bookings

  • We offer free pick up service(10:00 〜 20:00). Also check our free bikes rental, free parking space and more.

    Additional Services

Ryokan Seifu-So
〜Get a true Japanese experience at our family owned and operated Guest House〜

Located in a quiet residential area on the Metoba river, Ryokan Seifu-so is the ideal place to stay while you explore the surrounding Nagano countryside.
From individuals to large groups and families, we cater for all your needs. We have a range of rooms, facilities, free Wi-Fi available and a separate annex building with self catering facilities, all at a reasonable price.
Relax after a hard days sightseeing in our mineral enriched baths or experience Japanese culture with an authentic tea ceremony- in traditional Yukata and full Kimono.
With parking spaces available and a pick up service from Matsumoto station, not to mention our free bike service, RyokanSeifu-so is perfect for those looking to visit Matsumoto or as a base camp for those looking for adventure in the Japanese Alps.