Tachibana Shikitei

Recently we stayed at Tachibana Shikitei in Yamashiro Onsen.  If you are looking for luxury boutique onsen ryokans in  Yamashiro Onsen, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps if you are looking for luxury authentic rooms with outdoor private hot springs, I think you should stay here.  We felt the luxury and authenticity at once.  The…

Araya Totoan

This is absolutely top-notch.  I’ve stayed at many ryokans, but Araya Totoan was exceptional.  I consider this is one of the fine properties of the world.  If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I would highly recommend Araya Totoan.  This is like an incredible Samurai residence or history museum.  The ryokan has a long history. …

Kagaya Bettei Matsunomidori

If you are looking for luxury modern ryokans in Kanazawa, I really think you should stay at Kagaya Bettei Matsunomidori.  This is like a traditional crafts museum.  Actually the property has a small museum in-house.  If you are keen on Japanese culture, it’s well worth a visit.  Once we entered the property, we felt the…

Kaga Yamashiro Onsen Morino Sumika Resort & Spa

If you are looking for modern ryokans in Kanazawa, I would highly recommend Kaga Yamashiro Onsen Morino Sumika Resort & Spa.  Perhaps if you are keen on traditional Japanese gardens, hot springs, and Japanese hospitality, you should stay here.  On the other hand, if you are looking for authentic ryokans, this is not.  The ambiance…

Hyakurakusou

Hyakurakusoun is absolutely one of the best in Ishikawa.  Access to the property would be inconvenient from Kanazawa City, but it’s really worth staying here.  We were overwhelmed by the beauty of Tsukumo bay.  We just admired the view many times but it never got boring.  It’s indescribably beautiful.  The ambiance is cozy, tranquil, and…

Kinjohro

If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I would highly recommend Kinjohro.  Absolutely this is a top-notch ryokan in Kanazawa.  Everything, such as architecture, interior, furniture, decorations, and traditional small garden, etc., is authentic.  Once you enter the property, you may feel like you are a SAMURAI.  It made us feel like we were traveling…

Yuzuya Ryokan Kanazawa Ryokusone

What a magical place!  This is like a secret hideaway for adults.  If you are looking for an authentic luxury ryokan adventure in Kanazawa, you should stay at Yuzuya Ryokan Kanazawa Ryokusone.  This is a spectacular ryokan to stay with attention to every detail.  The architect who designed this thought of every element to bring…

Motoyu Ishiya

If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I really think you should stay at Motoyu Ishiya.  This is one of the amazing ryokans in Kanazawa.  This is like a small cultural museum.  Once we entered the property, we felt that we were being pulled into old-Japan.  This is a lovely place to stay with attention…

Takitei

This is my cup of tea.  If you are looking for luxury modern auberge ryokans in Kanazawa, I would highly recommend Takitei.  Perhaps, if you are a hot spring freak, I really think you should stay here.  There are some amazing rooms with private hot springs.  Perhaps, if this is your first time staying at…

Yamanoo

Yamanoo is one of the top-notch ryokans in Kanazawa.  If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I really think you should stay here.  We truly felt the luxury and authenticity at once.  The experience is pure Japan and should definitely be tried.  Perhaps, if you are a foodie, you should stay here.  This is one…

Matsusaki

If you want to experience an authentic ryokan adventure, you should stay at Matsusaki.  We felt the luxury and authenticity at once.  Perhaps if you expect 5-star hotel service, I would highly recommend it.  All staff is excellent, professional, and elegant.  You can experience signature Japanese hospitality during your stay.  On the other hand, if…

Kagaya

If you are looking for typical luxury onsen ryokans in Ishikawa prefecture, I really think you should stay at Kagaya.  This is like a large history museum.  There are so many traditional decorations at the public area, such as paintings, local craftworks, and sculptures, etc.  We were excited to explore around here.  Perhaps if this…

Kuriya Yasohachi

If you are looking for small ryokans in Kaga Onsen, I would high recommend Kuriya Yasohachi.  This is not luxury, but very cozy.  There are 24 rooms only.  The ambiance would be serene, modern, and tranquil.  The property would be great for couples, solo travelers, business persons, family, or small groups.  Also, this is child-friendly. …

Yamanaka Onsen Hanamurasaki

If you want to get much of an immersive “authentic luxury onsen ryokan” experience as you expect, I would highly recommend Yamanaka Onsen Hanamurasaki.  Once we entered the property, we felt the luxury and authenticity at once.  Perhaps, if this is your first time staying at ryokans, I really think you should stay here.  Facilities…

Kanazawa Chaya

This is my cup of tea.  Kanazawa Chaya is one of the authentic small ryokans near Kanazawa Station.  It takes just 5min on foot.  Also, access to sightseeing spots in Kanazawa city would be very convenient.   If you are a connoisseur of Japan, I really think you should stay here.  Perhaps, if you are a…

Yamanaka Onsen Kissho Yamanaka

If you are looking for typical onsen ryokans, I would highly recommend Kissho Yamanaka.  On top of that, the property has great value for money if compared to others in Kanazawa.  This wouldn’t be luxury, but very cozy.  Perhaps, if you are looking for Japanese-style rooms with outdoor private hot springs, I really think you…

Hatori

If you are looking for typical onsen ryokans in Yamashiro Onsen, I would highly recommend Hatori.  This is not luxury, but truly relaxed.  On top of that, the property has great value for money.  The ambiance is serene, tranquil, and family-oriented.  The property would be great for couples, families, small groups, or solo travelers.  If…