story of our Resort
in Lake Shikotsu
Luxury staying in
our "Ao" such as a
Lake Shikotsu blue jewel
Lake Shikotsu boasting of one of the best water quality in Japan, its clear blue like ice is beautiful like a jewel, Fuppushi-dake, mountain Eniwa-dake and Mt. Tarumae, the 3 Mountains are surrounding by Lake Shikotsu, full of majestic and fantastic scenery in here.
Lake Shikotsu Blue shine upon the nature scenery and, you can feel the four seasons that change as blue, green and white color. We want to sprinkle the sparkling beauty of that moment in our Ryokan Onsen resort.
The local attractions of
We integrate Hokkaido Ainu culture and mix the modern art designs to create a unique space.
We hope that you will have many beautiful moments during your stay in this ryokan.
Origin of the name"碧の座(Ao no Za)"
Our Japanese style Ryokan "Lake Shikotsu Tsuruga Bessou Ao no Za" you can enjoy panorama view of the Lake Shikotsu. It will be the top one of the executive class in Tsuruga group. "碧 Ao" is represented shiny jewels like gemstone. "座 Za" means the place where people can gather, so it was made as category name of small scale Japanese style Ryokan as an executive class. Be named by the word "碧の座 Ao no Za" conveys as a jewel is represented in Lake Shikotsu.
New Style KAISEKI
using local seasonal foodstuff
with Japanese hospitality
Receives freshly caught seafood from the Hokkaido area and Surrounding.
Feast your eyes on seasonal ingredients plated on exquisite dinnerware.
Each course is traditionally served dish by dish to promote guests appetites.
Japanese Kaiseki Restaurant values comfortable spaces and the restaurant has private dining rooms available.
Dining at "Ao no Za" Japanese Restaurant showcases the all natural and seasonal ingredients of Hokkaido in artistically arranged and truly unique kaiseki multi-course dinners. Dinner is served in exclusive private dining rooms.
Exquisite cuisine be served in private dining rooms
Sharing type teppanyaki counter
The Best luxury staying
in our Tsuruga Resort
"碧の座 Ao no Za", it will be the top one of the executive class in Tsuruga group.
In room's private garden space be equipped with open-air bath (Onsen) at all the
"Ao no Za 碧の座" rooms.
Imagine opening the door to your private room as you escape into a world of your own.
Relax on the sofa as you contemplate the days activities for that perfect getaway.
*Smoking is prohibited in all rooms. Smoking is only allowed in Smoking area.
Surrounded by such comforts, we invite you to open your heart and mind and join us for an unrivaled luxury experience deep in the heart of Lake Shikotsu.
Guest Villa Information and Availability
All rooms with private
Open-air Bath Onsen
In room's private garden space be equipped with open-air bath (Onsen) at all the "Ao no Za 碧の座" rooms.
In the evening or early morning, while overlooking at Lake Shikotsu surface, leisurely soaking in hot springs. Enjoy the beatitude time of your vacation in Ao no Za.
||Lake Shikotsu Tsuruga Bessou Ao no Za
||Shikotsuko Onsen, Chitose 066-0281, Hokkaido, Japan
||+81-123-25-6006 (09:00 - 20:00)
||6 Types, Total 25 Lake View Rooms(100m2 - 270m2) All rooms with Open-air Bath and View Jet Bath
|Check In / Out
||14:00 - 19:00 / until 11:00
||Lobby Lounge, Bar Lounge, Japanese Restaurant (private room stlye), Teppanyaki Counter, Others
|Total floor area
From Sapporo approx.
70 minutes /
From New Chitose Airport approx.