RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air baths
Book Yorozuya Annex Yurakuan in Yudanaka Onsen (Nagano)— Offers more informal atmosphere than in the main facility “Yorozuya.” Selected as one of top ten public bath in Japan, the hot spring public bath in historical wooden design is still widely accessible to guests. Hot spring resort adjacent to Jigokudani Yaen-koen known for snow monkeys.
Access: 1h 30 min by JR Hokuriku Shinkansen from Tokyo Station to Nagano Station, then 45 min by Nagano Electric Railway to Yudanaka Station
Private Onsens (For couples, families, tattoo wearers)
(1) All rooms have indoor hot spring baths
(2) Rental hot spring baths for private use (outside guest rooms): 1 bath
Spring quality/qualities (Please refer to this page for the health merits)
Chloride spring, Sulfate spring
Interesting hot springs
Designated as a tangible cultural property, the wooden public bath is still in operation. The structure was built with traditional Japanese construction methods so you can feel as if you have gone back in time as you explore the facilities.
Tourist spots nearby
Jigokudani Yaen-koen (Snow Monkeys Park), Shiga Kogen (Shiga Highlands), Shiga Kusatsu Kogen Route (Route 292, Area closed for winter)
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