Matsushima is located in the central part of Miyagi Prefecture. There are some 260 beautiful islands, scattered in picturesque Matsushima Bay. The view of Matsushima changes from place to place and from season to season, and its famous view is ranked as one of the Top Three Views of Japan.
HOTEL MATSUSHIMA TAIKANSO
This superior-class hilltop hotel is a 10-minute walk from Matsushimakaigan train station or 3 minutes via Matsushima loop bus. It overlooks Matsushima Bay with breathtaking views from a seaside room. The hotel is close to Zuiganji Temple.
All rooms come equipped with a TV, mini-fridge, and tea and coffeemaker. They also have sitting areas with traditional short-legged tables.
Breakfast and parking are free. The hotel has 6 restaurants serving Japanese, Chinese, and Western food, a tea lounge, a bar, and a karaoke room. It also has communal public baths (men and women separated), along with an open-air pool with bay views.