Welcome to The Ritz-Carlton, Nikko
Secluded along Lake Chuzenji and overlooking Mount Nantai, The Ritz-Carlton, Nikko breathes tranquility. Throughout, local elements are elevated yet retain Japan’s beautiful minimalism: luxury accommodations feature traditional engawas, or porches, and the wellness experience is highlighted by an onsen, or hot spring, the only of its kind for The Ritz-Carlton.
Suites & Rooms
Serenity Meets Tradition in Nikko
A sweeping view of Lake Chuzenji and Mount Nantai is showcased throughout each suite, from the outdoor living area to the soaking tub. The spacious layouts feature a traditional engawa, or porch, and décor that blends minimalist and traditional touches.
The Japanese Restaurant by The Ritz-Carlton, NikkoRefreshingly unique dining experience that honors the beauty and precision of local craftsmanship on display throughout the Tochigi prefecture. We serve impeccably-prepared meals using the region’s plentiful natural ingredients.
The BarFrom late afternoon to late evening, The Bar invites guests to settle into its stylish space for drinks and relaxed music. Savor the finest Japanese and world whiskies poured over hand-chipped natural highland ice, or sip an original cocktail.
The Lobby LoungeOverlooking a picturesque garden through wide windows, comfortable sofas are an invitation to browse the collection of artwork and books, and a fireplace and music are the perfect pairing for a light meal or the Afternoon Tea experience.
6-Course Kaiseki Dining Experience
Experience the full breadth and depth of Japanese cuisine with a traditional Kaiseki multi-course dinner, crafted from fresh, locally sourced Tochigi ingredients.
Destination & Activities
Discover Japan’s Culture & Beauty
Being embedded in nature results in an array of activities for guests, such as hiking, skiing, and exploring nearby attractions, including natural hot springs, Kegon Falls, the Senjo-Gahara marshland and Nikko’s UNESCO World Heritage shrines and temples.
Set within Nikko National Park in the mountainous region of Oku-Nikko (Inner-Nikko), the hotel immerses guests in the ever-changing palette of Japan’s natural beauty. Spring welcomes cherry blossoms and colorful wildflowers; summer explodes into an expanse of green forests; fall brings with it tones of orange and yellow and winter dresses itself in a fresh coat of white snow.
Natural Beauty in Nikko, Japan
World Heritage shrines and temples, and the luxury of The Ritz-Carlton, all in one deeply cultural highland setting. After a thrilling drive through the Iroha Hills, named for their 48 hairpin turns, relax here in luxury with blissful hot-spring soaks, unique outdoor activities, and exceptional culinary offerings.
Private Japanese Onsen
A World-Exclusive Onsen Experience
The world’s only The Ritz-Carlton branded onsen draws natural hot spring water direct from Nikko Yumoto Onsen, a renowned magical hot spring destination ever since its discovery more than 1200 years ago, immersing guests in the warm embrace of relaxation to soothe body and soul.
We Welcome Kids
From the moment of arrival, we welcome kids to The Ritz-Carlton by encouraging them to explore the sights and sounds of the hotel and its environment. Guided by playfulness and a sense of wonder, Ritz Kids delights and engages your children to interact with their surroundings in a fresh and exciting way.
Planning Your Trip to Nikko
Hiking, snowshoeing, cycling, fishing, and paddleboarding are just some of the outdoor adventures that await in Nikko, and cultural inspiration abounds at its temples and shrines. We have packing tips, itinerary ideas, and more.
The Ritz-Carlton, Nikko
2482 Chugushi, Nikko, Tochigi, Japan, 321-1661
Tobu Nikko Station
JR Nikko Station
Dry Cleaning Service
Wake up Calls
Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 pm
Smoke Free Property
Pets Not Allowed
Accepts: Credit Cards
Concierge desk service
Property has elevators
Languages spoken by staff:
Japanese, English, Chinese, Italian
For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +81 288-256666
Property has elevators
Service Animals are Welcome
Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs
Entrance to On-Site Fitness Center is Accessible
Main Entrance is Accessible
On-Site Restaurants are Accessible
Mobility accessible rooms
Carbon Footprint: 168.92 kg per room night
Water Footprint: 2331.16 liters per room night
Electric car charging