An 8-minute walk from Monju-do Temple, Katsura Ryokan features Japanese-style rooms with mountain views. The hotel offers Japanese cuisine with home-grown vegetables and a spacious natural hot spring bath. Japanese-style hotel Katsura is an 8-minute walk from the Godaikyo Bridge, and a 30-minute drive from the Bessho Onsen Hot Springs. JR Ueda Station and JR Matsumoto Station are 60 minutes away by bus. Rooms come with a tatami (woven mat) floor, on which Japanese futons are spread to enjoy a good night's rest. Guests can lounge in yukata robes and gaze out at the mountains, while enjoying complimentary green tea. Bathroom facilities are shared, and rooms have an en suite toilet. A spacious public hot spring bath offers relaxation, while free soap and shampoo are provided at its shower space. The hotel provides free parking. A Japanese breakfast and dinner, prepared with fresh vegetables from Ryokan Katsura's garden, are served in the privacy of the guest room.