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Though we strive to provide information that is accurate and up to date on the “SELECTED ONSEN RYOKAN” website, due to technological reasons or other unpreventable reasons, inaccurate information and typographical errors may be present. Description of each ryokan posted on this website is written by the “SELECTED ONSEN RYOKAN” project team based on open information, and please be reminded that its contents might differ from the actual facts.
Also, for items on this website that require application for visas or valid passport periods, we recommend that users check with related organizations in advance.


Some links on this website link to other websites. These other websites are created based on the policies of the parties or entities that manage them, and do not implement the same policies as this website. Thus, “SELECTED ONSEN RYOKAN” cannot guarantee the accuracy of information listed on these other websites. Also, we are not liable for any damage suffered by an individual who visits one of these websites or any third parties due to information listed on one of the websites.


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As a general rule, “SELECTED ONSEN RYOKAN” welcomes links to this website from other websites so that a large range of people can use this website. Please read the link setting guidelines below if you wish to link to SELECTED ONSEN RYOKAN.


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We do not accept links from the following kind of websites.

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