Mimasuya

What kind of onsen ryokan is Mimasuya? This is a small onsen ryokan.  There are 15 rooms only.  If you have a chance to visit Yugawara Onsen, I would recommend staying here.  Perhaps, if you are a connoisseur of Japan, you should stay here.  The property is like a museum.  If you love Japanese culture,…

Atami Taikanso Hotel

What kind of onsen ryokan is Atami Taikanso Hotel? This is an authentic onsen ryokan with a traditional garden in Atami.  Once we entered the building, we felt the luxury and authenticity at once.  The stately interior, architecture, and decorations create a traditional impression.  Also, we were overwhelmed by the beauty of the garden.  There…

Furuya Ryokan

What kind of onsen ryokan is Furuya Ryokan? This is an authentic onsen ryokan in Atami.  If you expect a 5-star ryokan service, this is one of the best in Japan.  On the other hand, if you are looking for modern ryokans, this is not.  There wouldn’t be western elements.  The ambiance is relaxed, serene,…

Atami Kaihourou

What kind of resort hotel is Atami Kaihourou? This is like a modern art museum.  If you are in Tokyo, you should visit here.  It’s truly worth it.  I’m sure that the property must leave a lasting impression.  Perhaps, if you are keen on the architecture of Mr. Kengo Kuma who is a famous Japanese architect,…

Atami Club Geihinkan

What kind of resort hotel is Atami Club Geihinkan? This is not a luxury resort, but cozy.  If you are looking for resort hotels with hot springs and amazing views, you should stay here.  Each room has a wonderful private hot spring.  The ambiance would be serene, modern, and tranquil.  There are 20 rooms only. …

Watei Kazekomichi

What kind of onsen ryokan is Watei Kazekomichi? This is like a hideaway for adults.  If you are looking for a rejuvenating and refreshing oasis to escape the hustle and bustle of city life, you should stay here.  To be frank, I wouldn’t recommend Atami as a destination for overseas travelers but for those living…

Hakuunsou

What kind of onsen ryokan is Hakuunsou? This is a luxury modern ryokan in Yugawara, not Atami.  There are just 17 rooms only.  There are wonderful rooms with outdoor private hot springs.  The ambiance would be serene, comfortable, and relaxed.  The hotel would be great for couples, families, solo travelers, or small groups.  *A minimum…