RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air baths
Book Honke Bankyu in Yunishigawa Onsen (Tochigi)―― The chirping of birds, the tranquil murmuring of the river, the pulse of mountain life… Melt away in a luxurious bath accompanied only by the relaxing sounds of nature. The open air bath is a hot spring that has continued to spout for 820 years. With its use of old trees, the main building is often featured in magazines.
Access: Two hours 30 minutes by Tobu Limited Express from Asakusa Station to Yunishigawa Onsen Station, then 20 minutes by bus to Honke Bankyu Ryokan-mae and 1-min walk from there
Private Onsens (For couples, families, tattoo wearers)
(1) Rooms with open-air baths hot spring baths available: 6 rooms
(2) Rental hot spring baths for private use (outside guest rooms): 3 baths
Spring quality/qualities (Please refer to this page for the health merits)
Simple hot spring
Tourist spots nearby
Ryuokyo Canyon, Nikko Toshogu Shrine, Kegon Falls and Lake Chuzenji
Ryokans with traditional Japanese architecture
This ryokan was built from precious wood and wood from old trees collected from all over Japan, and is notable for its amazing vine-rope bridge crossing the mountain stream on the property. With its line up of open hearths in the eating area and the old tree art atmosphere of the lobby, this ryokan brims with Japanese ambiance.
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*Smoking is prohibited in all rooms