The 200 Japanese onsen ryokan introduced here are those marking the highest ratings of guest satisfaction among all 2,000 hot spring hotel in Japan.

RyugonSELECTED 250

Hot spring ryokan facilities line the Japanese garden area. Eight baths are available, including the large garden open air bath.

Ryokan providing local foodstuff
Local Japan Sea seafood and the nearby river fish.

Ryokan being location of famous works
Filming spot for the NHK historical television drama "Tenchijin" (2009, Japan).

“No. 1” ryokan in Japan
This ryokan consists of an expansive complex of magnificent traditional Japanese estates. The ryokan property is home to a 13,000 square meter Japanese garden

Historical architecture
A tranquil ryokan with only 33 rooms on a 52,000 square meter property. The building is a regal structure relocating the traditional Japanese architecture of a local influential personage. It features a 13,000 square meter Japanese garden.

79 Sakado, Minamiuonuma-shi, Niigata, 949-6611 Japan
30 minutes by rental car or taxi from Urasa Station on the Joetsu Shinkansen (Tokyo-Nigata). MAP
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Ryokan facade Lobby Guest room
Hot spring Hot spring Food

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