RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air baths
Book Yunosuke-no-yado Chorakuen in Izumo-Tamatsukuri Onsen (Shimane) —— Founded in 1868, this ryokan has a long history and tradition. An expansive Japanese garden is located within the ryokan premises. All guest rooms have hot spring water supply, and some of them also come with private open-air baths. Besides the large public bath and rental baths outside the rooms for private use, it also has the largest mixed-sex open-air bath in Japan, where you can wear bathing clothes and enjoy onsen together with your romantic partner or family members of the opposite gender.
Access: around 1h 20 min by JR Line from Yonago Kitaro Airport to Tamatsukuri-Onsen Station
Private Onsens available (For couple, family, tatoo)
(1) Rooms with open-air hot spring baths: 4 rooms
(2) Rooms with indoor hot spring baths: all rooms
(3) Rental hot spring baths for private use (outside guest rooms): 1 bath
Spring quality/qualities (Please refer to this page for the health merits)
Sulfate spring, chloride spring
“No. 1” ryokan
The mixed open-air bath here is the biggest of its kind in Japan.
Stayed in by famous persons
Emperor Hirohito had stayed here.
Tourist spots nearby
Izumo Taisha (Izumo Grand Shrine), Adachi Museum of Art, Matsue Castle, Mizuki Shigeru Road, Mount Daisen, Tottori Sand Dunes
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