RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air baths
Book Yunoshimakan in Gero Onsen (Gifu)―― Occupying an area of 165,000 square metres, it is an old, traditional onsen ryokan nestling in the mountains. Located on an upland, it affords a commanding view of Gero Onsen’s townscape. The three-storied wooden main building was designated as a registered tangible cultural property of Japan. Its guest rooms are washitsu (Japanese-style rooms) of which many are equipped with open-air onsen baths. Gender-segregated large public scenic baths, open-air scenic baths, and a rental bath outside the rooms for private use are also available. As to dining, you can enjoy authentic kaiseki meals in your own room.
Access: around 90 min by JR Limited Express from Nagoya Station to Gero Station
Japanese ryokan food, dinner and breakfast – a ryokan providing local foodstuff
Famous local Hida beef.
A ryokan particularly good for health and beauty
One of the three most famous hot springs in Japan. The ideal hot spring concentration and alkali level give this bath a natural soap effect for extremely smooth skin. The water is good for neuroparalysis, fatigue, skin beautification, etc.
A ryokan appearing in various media
Near the filming spot for the Korean drama “Bad Guy.”
“No. 1” ryokan in Japan
This ryokan is located within a 165,000 square meter property. With 80 years of history, it is home to a building that is designated as a National Tangible Cultural Artifact.
Traditional ryokan – historical architecture
Japanese architecture designated as a National Tangible Cultural Asset serves as an active ryokan.
Top hot spring resort – Gero, Nagoya suburbs
One of the three most famous hot springs in Japan. It has 610 years of history as a hot spring. With a pH of 9.2, the bath is extremely smooth and has a natural soap effect.
Year of establishment
*The open-air baths in the rooms are hot spring baths.