What is a Ryokan? Ryokans are the best way to experience Japanese culture and enjoy the true comforts of Japanese hospitality and service.
Hot springs have a very long history in Japan, and they are an intimate part of Japanese culture. There are over 3,000 "onsen" ,or hot springs, in Japan. Many can be found at the ryokans available on Japanese Guest Houses.
Fukushima Prefecture is the third largest prefecture in Japan, and it is located in the southern part of the Tohoku region. Fukushima is divided from east to west into three regions: Hamadori (coastal region), Nakadori (inland region), and Aizu which is near the Ou and Abukama mountain ranges. A popular destination for tourists is Higashiyama Onsen located in the Yugawa Valley near Aizu Wakamatsu. Higashiyama Onsen was founded 1300 years ago by a Buddhist Monk, and it is said to be one of the finest hot spring resorts in the Tohoku region.
Welcome to Motoyu-Arimaya. This Modern Ryokan was started in 1872, and meals are served in an irori room (room with sunken hearth for cooking) year round. There are 11 Japanese style guest rooms (no private baths or toilets), and 2 indoor hot spring baths (same gender only). The hot spring baths are open from 15:00 until 10:00. Local Aizu cuisine is served to guests at Motoyu-Arimaya. Check-in time is after 15:00 and check-out time is before 10:00. Parking is available on a first come, fi...
Welcome to Marumine Kanko Hotel. This Ryokan hotel is located in a peaceful hot spring area on the clear Okawa river. Guests can enjoy views of the river while soaking in the large communal bath with a 30-meter glass window. The hotel also offers a cedar bath and open-air baths. There are 123 rooms at Marumine Kanko Hotel.
Welcome to Konjakutei. Aizu Region is widely known for beautiful landscapes, such as cherry blossoms in spring, fresh greens in summer, autumn leaves, and snow in winter. Konjakutei is located in the “Higashiyama Hot Spring Village”, a historical hot spring village that was founded 1,300 years ago by a noted priest by the name of Gyoki. Konjakutei is famous not only for our high-quality hot spring, but also for the “Washoku (Japanese cuisine)”, which is now designated as an Inta...
Hyogo-ken Chijitoroku Ryokogyo 3-609
(Hyogo Prefecture Travel Agent License Number 3-609)
10-5-401-1-(2) Sakae-machi, Kawanishi-shi, Hyogo-ken Japan
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