Atelier Forest Aone is a 5-minute drive from Aone Onsen and a 50-minute drive from Zao Ogama. It is a private cottage with a natural hot spring located in the nature at the foot of Mt. It is also a perfect base for sightseeing in Zao. How about a long stay in a quiet environment with plenty of nature? The house is equipped with Wi-Fi and a remote work environment, making it perfect for a vacationer who wants to work while enjoying their vacation. Long-stay discounts are available.
You can check in online. These days, people worry about contact with other people, but at Atelier Forest Aone, you can enter the room without any contact with anyone. You can enjoy your own space and time until you check out with peace of mind.
The water supply in the cottages is groundwater from the melting snow of Zao, and the baths are made of Towada stone, which gives a beautiful green and blue color when filled with hot water, so you can enjoy the natural hot spring water from the source without leaving the cottage.
[For guests arriving by car]
During the winter, it is necessary to wear stateless tires or chains for winter use.
# About Accommodation
The entire building is available for rent.
There is an additional charge for each additional person from 4 people. Maximum capacity is 7 people.
# About Meals
No meals are provided. Please feel free to use the kitchen in the cottage to prepare your own meals.There are a variety of restaurants within a 15-minute drive from the cottage, including pizza, soba, tonkatsu, pasta, and ramen, so you won't have any trouble finding lunch during your stay. Please be aware that restaurants close early in the evening.
The supermarket is a 15-minute drive away. In addition to supermarkets, there are also stores scattered around where you can buy local vegetables and cheese, so you can enjoy the bounty of Zao. The convenience store is a 10~15 minute drive away.
About the rooms
Atelier Forest Aone is a two-story building. The floor plan is 3LDK.
First floor: living/dining room, atelier, kitchen, bathroom, and toilet. There is a wooden deck surrounding the building.
The living room has a dining table and chairs that can comfortably accommodate seven people, and the kitchen is equipped with basic cooking utensils and tableware for seven people.
Second floor: 3 bedrooms and a bathroom
Bedroom 1: 1 semi-double bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 2: 2 sets of futons
Bedroom 3: 3 sets of futons
# How to check in
Web check-in using a special application. You can enter the room without any contact with anyone. Detailed information on how to check in will be provided after your reservation is confirmed.
# Rules for use
・Please let us know your expected arrival time in advance.
・Please be quiet at night as there are residents in the neighborhood.
・Please take care of your valuables by yourself.
・The use of fire is prohibited inside and outside the property. (Please refrain from using fireworks.)
・BBQ is not allowed in the garden or on the wooden deck.
・Cooking indoors that leaves a bad smell is prohibited.
・No smoking inside the facility.
・No pets allowed.
# Please bring your own ..
sleeping clothes, toothbrush, health insurance card, prescriptions, and any other items you may need. If you are cooking for yourself, please bring your own seasonings.
Please come by rental car or private car. There is a parking space on the site. There is no pick-up service.
- 15 minutes drive from Miyagi-Kawasaki IC on Yamagata Expressway
- 40 minutes drive from Shiroishi IC on Tohoku Expressway.
- 40 minutes by car from JR Shiraishi Zao Station
- 45-50 min. by car from JR Sendai Station (via Tohoku/Yamagata Expressway)
- 60 minutes by car from Sendai Airport
There are car rental stores around JR Shiraishi-Zao Station, JR Sendai Station, and Sendai Airport.
# Sightseeing spots near Atelier Forest Aone
- Mt. Zao Goshikinuma (Goshiki-numa) 50 minutes by car
- Aone Nature Forest Park (for bird watching) 10 min. by car
- Sankaitaki Waterfall, Fudo Waterfall 20~30 minutes by car
- Zao National Park
→Zao National Park is a full-fledged mountain park with many unique topographical features such as ravines, wetlands, craters (Okama), and Banji Rock, as well as alpine plants and beech forests.