The government run hotel Enasanso is located in the Nenoue Highlands which extend over Ena and Nakatsugawa in Gifu Prefecture. Our hotel is run by the local government providing you with a great stay at reasonable prices. The area is full of activities and adventure for enjoying nature such as boat rides at Lake Hokonoko, Nordic trekking in the Nenoue Highlands, camp sites, BBQ areas, mallet golf and ground golf.


Dinner times From 18:00 From 18:30

Our courses feature Hida Beef
which is a famous brand name in Gifu Prefecture.

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This is a type of wagyu black beef raised in Gifu Prefecture
which includes the Hida Area.
This beef has a rank between 5-3 in carcass judging
by the Japan Meat Grading Association.
The surface is a gorgeous light pink
with a fine marble pattern. The meat fibers are detailed
with a tender texture which melts in your mouth.






We offer original dishes for children 12 years old and younger.

※The picture is for illustrative purposes. Contents may differ.
※Please tell us about any allergies when making your reservation.

We offer a Japanese style breakfast. The Hoba miso brought to you by our head chef is popular. This is an original miso blend from our head chef. We use the local Higashino no Koshihikari brand of rice.

Hours Lunch 11:00-14:00
(Last order taken at 13:40)
Dinner 18:00-19:30
Breakfast 7:30-8:30

Dinner and breakfast are available here. We offer a complete line-up
of beverages as well. We also offer lunch for those coming
to the Nenoue Highlands.





Our bathing area with a view is a radium spring using the Ena hot spring medicine. We offer same-day bathing services as well.

Effects Nerve pain, nervous breakdown, rheumatism, gout, cold hands and feet, pre and post birth, menstrual pain, hemorrhoids, rashes
Hours (for hotel guests) 6:00-23:00
Amenities Shampoo, conditioner, body soap, dryer, tissues, razors, cotton swabs,
moisturizing cream


  • 1~4名対応可能

    スタンダード和室 Standard Japanese style room
  • スタンダード和室イメージ


    グループに最適18畳 Ideal for groups
  • 18畳和室イメージ
  • 2~5名対応可能

  • ゆったり寛ぐ和洋室 Japanese and Western style room




Hours 8:00-21:00

施設情報 Facility information

Number of rooms 17 rooms (14 Japanese style rooms, 2 Japanese + Western style rooms, 1 spacious 30m2 room)
The 30m2 room is a partitioned 60m2 room.
We can remove the partition for groups of 10 or more to stay in the 60m2 room.
Room Amenities Sink, TV, air conditioner, hot water heater, tea set, tanzen large padded kimono, yukata robe,
towel, tooth brush, bath towels, tissues
Hotel Facilities Bathing area (separate men’s and women’s), restaurant Shiroyashio, large hall (around 78m2),
shop, stair lift (for guests staying on the 2nd floor)


Rowboats and swan boats are available for rental.
You can also bring your own boat!

  • ※Hours are from 10:00 to 2 hours before sunset.
  • ※Reception is located at the Lake Hokonoko
    camp site. You can check prices at the hotel.

The manager of the hotel provides Nordic walking instruction.
After the snow melts in early spring, the nature sparkles with beauty.
During April and May, the highlands are covered
with 20 varieties of 100,000 azaleas and there is also
an azalea festival. Enjoy searching for mountain grasslands
while hiking through mountain streams in summer.
You can also have fun looking at the leaves change color
in autumn and the footprints left
by animals on the snow in winter. At least 4 people are required.
At least 4 people are required.
※Nordic Walking excursions are held even when it is drizzling.
※Reception is at the Enasanso Hotel front desk.
 Make your reservation 1 week beforehand.



Ground golf is a competition for the lowest score involving
hitting a ball with a club like in golf and getting the ball
to touch a gated post called a hole post using a special club
and ball. There are 2 official courses facing Lake Hokonoko
and a course in the forest full of undulations.



Mallet golf is a competition involving using a long hammer-like
club while playing by the rules of golf. There is a forest course
with a total of 36 holes.
The undulating course can definitely be enjoyed
even by experts!


mid-March to early December Hours 9:00-16:00

Reception is at the Enasanso Hotel front desk.

Important notes ※Please read these important notes.

  • ・The courses may not be available depending on the day.
  • ・Accidents or problems which occur during play are the responsibility of the player.
  • ・Damage to facilities or equipment is the responsibility of the player.
  • ・There is a penalty fee for playing without permission.