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.
Welcome to Shiobara Onsen. Discovered in 806 AD, Shiobara Onsen is the second largest onsen area in Tochigi Prefecture. There are 11 different kinds of onsen in the area, and each one has a different mineral content. There are many outdoor onsen (rotenburo) which are located along the Hokigawa river. Visitors to Shiobara Onsen can also enjoy the many hiking trails and attractions such as Momijidani Otsuibashi which is the longest suspension bridge in Japan.
Welcome to Gensenkan. This Modern Ryokan has a 3 story "Honkan" building and a 2 story "Bekkan" building. There are 35 Japanese and Western-style rooms at Gensenkan, and 26 of the rooms have their own private bath and toilet. There are 4 shared indoor and outdoor hot spring baths for both women and men (same gender only). The outdoor and the large indoor hot spring baths are open from 6:00 am to 23:00. The other two hot spring baths are open from 15:00 to 9:00 am. There is also an indoor ...
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
Part of the Rediscover Group of Travel Companies Rediscover Japan Co., Ltd. (Japanese Guest Houses)
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