Gyokusui

          With a history of over 1000 years, you can enjoy the elegance of time at Gyokusui, a secluded hot spring hotel with 13 rooms and a standing garden of 9900 square meter that changes with the season. The ryokan has prepared water sourced from the Okuta river. The source is…

Ito Ryokuyu

  If you are looking for small onsen ryokans, I would highly recommend it.  This is like a Japanese-style holiday villa.  There are 7 rooms only.  Each room has an outdoor hot spring.  The ambience is cozy, relaxed, and tranquil.  The property would be great for family with small kids, small groups, couples or solo…

ABBA RESORTS IZU Zagyosoh

        This is absolutory a perfect place for special occasions.  Once we entered the gate, it was like we were in another world.  This is like a luxury private villa.  We were overwhelmed with well-kept large traditional garden.  If you are looking for luxury modern ryokans in Izu, you must stay at…

Ufufu

      Izu is known as a resort area near Mt. Fuji and Ufufu ryokan is located almost at the center of the Izu Peninsula. This is a convenient location for guests coming from the Tokyo area *including Narita airport and Haneda airport, Kansai or Nagoya, since they can ride the bullet train to…

Tofuya Resort and Spa-Izu

    If you are looking for modern ryokans in Izu, you must stay at Tofuya Resorts and Spa Izu. Once you enter the property, you wouldn’t need to go out for sightseeing.  The property is very large.  There is a bakery & café with foot spa, a traditional wooden building called Taishokan-Hosen, a hiking…

Japanese Cultural Heritage Ochiairo Murakami

          Situated in “Amagi Yugashima Onsen” in a tranquil yet traditional and authentic hot spring retreat & resort spot in Izu, Ochairou Murakami has its own long history of more than 150 years to serve Japanese affluent elite guests with its uninterrupted traditional service standards and quality. The well preserved traditional…

Rendaiji Onsen Seiryuso

          Standing apart from Shimoda, Rendaiji, is a quieter, though still a large hot-spring town with some fascinating history. Part of that history is Seiryuso. From the moment you arrive, the opulence and beauty of this traditional Japanese inn captivate the mind. You will experience the fear of missing the many…

Hamanoyu

        At Hamanoyu, the ryokan thinks the traditional spirit of “omotenashi” hospitality is very important. The ryokan treasures every encounter with every guest, and look after our guests with the utmost care.  Staff serves generous dish after generous dish of luxurious cuisine with a real Izu feel to guests in their own…

Asaba Ryokan

          The property is absolutory top notch.  It would be hard to compare with any places.  If you are in Japan, you must stay at Asaba Ryokan.  Perhaps, if you are looking for a true traditional Japanese inn, I would highly recommend it.  Once we entered the gate, it’s as if…

Bousui

        If you are looking for typical onsen ryokans, I would highly recommend it.  This is one of very popular ryokans in Izu.  Perhaps if this is your first time staying at ryokans, Bousui would be great.  The property would be for family, groups, couples, or solo travelers.  The ambience is cozy,…

The Key Highland Izu

    The Key Highland Izu offers accommodations in Ito. The resort has a seasonal outdoor pool and terrace, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant or a drink at the bar. Free private parking is available on site. Certain rooms have views of the sea or pool. A flat-screen TV is featured.  There is…

Musouan Biwa

              Musouan Biwa is a traditional Japanese ryokan modeled on a big, wooden farmhouse, with exposed rafters and tatami mat rooms. The ryokan is just a couple of minutes’ walk from the port, offers you a stay in the lap of Japanese luxury and hospitality, with everything geared to…

Sanyo-so

              Sanyo-so stands by the quiet mountainside of Izu Nagaoka, which has prospered as a hot spring resort since the Kamakura Era. On the vast and nature-rich plot of land, visitors can enjoy the natural beauty of the four seasons in the garden full of elegant waterfalls and streams….

Arcana Izu

          Offering hotel guests superior services and a broad range of amenities, Arcana Izu is committed to ensuring that your stay is as comfortable as possible. Arcana Izu is home to 16 bedrooms. All are tastefully furnished and many even provide such comforts as humidifier, linens, slippers, sofa, towels. Whether you’re…

Ishinoya

      All of the Sukiya style detached rooms has a view of over 6600 square meters of spectacular Japanese garden at “Iyashi-no Yado Ishinoya”. Guests will see grand Japanese garden as soon as they arrive.  It is full of rustic grass and trees and Nishiki carps swim very elegantly.  When you walk in…

HANAFUBUKI

      This is my cup of tea.  This is like a secret hideaway for adults.  The property is located in the national park.  If you are looking for small authentic ryoknas in Izu, I would highly recommend it.  There are only 17 rooms.  We hardly met other guests.  Once we entered the property,…

Yamaha Resort Katsuragi Kitanomaru

            Katsuragi Kita no Maru has charm and style that allows you to feel the beauty of japan that you can’t find anywhere else. Climb the lush green hill road and an imitation tenement house gate of samurai residence will appear before your eyes. There are clusters of solemn yet…

Seizan Yamato

      If you bring your small kids or babies, I would highly recommend it. Perhaps, if you are the first time to stay at onsen ryokans, this would be great for you.  On the other hand, if you are looking for an authentic ryokan adventure, this is not.  This is a typical onsen…

Yagyu no Sho

  This is one of the best small ryokans in Japan.  Once we entered the property, it was like we were in another world.  It’s like a high-ranking samurai residence.  We were tremendously impressed with everything, such as architectures, interior, furniture, a traditional garden, a beautiful bamboo forest, hot springs, kaiseki food, and warm hospitality. …

Sagasawakan

  If you are looking for small modern luxury ryokans in Izu, I would highly recommend it.  There are 28 rooms only.  Perhaps if you are a hot spring freak, you must stay here as there are a variety of hot springs in-house.  On the other hand, if you are not so keen on hot…