Aso Gun, JP
Description: Ryokan Yamanoyu
Kurokawa Onsen in Kumamoto prefecture, one of the most famous hot springs in Japan, is located within 1 hour from Aso and Yufuin. This is a hot springs resort area where you can enjoy a relaxing slow life away from city life. This is a 4-story folksy inn located along Kawabata Street, the center of hot springs resort area. You can enjoy the seasonal views of nature will heal you, and the slow walking in yokata, Japanese light cotton kimono, around the antique street. This inn is located in front of Kawabata Street in Kurokawa hot springs resort area, where it is tempting to walk slowly putting on yokata and wooden clogs, geta. We have inside bath, open-air bath, family bath, etc, a total of 7 baths. The hot spring has effect for muscle ache, neuralgia, joint ache, relieving fatigue and advance of health. Our dishes are kaiseki meal by irori fireplace, local cooking like grilled meat, yamame fish, etc, or kaiseki with seasonal fresh ingredients which you can enjoy in private room. All 13 guest rooms are Japanese-style room, modern Japanese-Western-style room, room for family including kids, room for couple, etc to meet various requests of the guests. You can spend time more comfortably in guest rooms along the river, hearing the sound of the river. All room are equipped with TV, refrigerator, tea set, dryer, toilet with washlet, towel, yukata, etc. About 2h 30min. from Fukuoka via Kyushu Expressway, about 2h 30 min. from Kitakyushu via Kyushu Expressway, 1h from Hita, about 1h 30min. from Beppu via Yamanami High Way, 2h from Kumamoto. And from Aso Station 1h by bus, 40min. by car. About 1h 30min. from Kumamoto Station.