Tobise Onsen Tenga Sanso

   If you are looking for rooms with big private hot springs, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps, if you are looking for very cozy mountain huts near Kurokawa Onsen, I really think you should stay here.  On the other hand, if you want to hang out around Kurokawa onsen in Yukata whenever you like,…

Otasatonoyu Ayanosho

  This property is not luxury, but very cozy. If you are looking for mountain hut villa-style ryokans, you should stay here.  Perhaps, if you are looking for rooms with private outdoor hot springs, I would highly recommend it.  Each room has a wonderful private out door one.  The spring quality is very creamy, soft…

Yamashinobu

   This is my cup of tea.  If you are looking for very cozy mountain huts with hot springs, I really think you should stay here.  If you want to experience a traditional mountain hut adventure, I would highly recommend Yamashinobu.  The location is deep in the mountains.  The surrounding neighborhood would be so quiet…

Ryokan Miyama Sansou

     The property is like a small mountain village. If you are looking for ryokans with private hot springs, I would highly recommend it.  Each room has a wonderful private hot spring.  Perhaps if this is your first time staying at ryokans, this would be great.  Facilities tend to be the latest.  You wouldn’t…

Ryokan Sanga

          If you are looking for an authentic small onsen ryokan adventure, I would highly recommend it.  The ambience is very tranquil, charming and quaint.  On the other hand, if this is your first time staying at ryokans, this is not.  Facilities tend to be bit outdated.  I would rather recommend…

Oyado Kafugetsu

    If you are looking for rooms with wonderful large private hot springs, I would highly recommend it.   Each room has private one.  Perhaps if you are keen on hot springs, I really think you should stay here.  There are some amazing hot springs in-house.  On the other hand, if you want to hang…

Takefue

        Takefue is definitely one of the best in the world.  No doubt this is top notch.  It’s like you’re in another world.  An architecturally distinguished property with bamboo forests is amazingly unique.  If you want to experience the authenticity and luxury at once, I really think you should stay here.  On…

Yamamizuki

      If you are looking for a traditional onsen ryokan adventure, I really think you should stay here.  We felt so much nostalgic in a tranquil atmosphere during our stay.  You can get much of an immersive “Good Old Japan”.  Perhaps, if you are a hot spring freak, this property would be amazing. …

Ryokan Kono-Yu

          This is absolutory my cup of tea.  If you are looking for a rejuvenating and refreshing oasis in Kurokawa Onsen, I really think you should stay here.  Perhaps if you take small kids or elderly people, I would highly recommend it.  Actually most of ryokans in Kurokawa Onsen tend to…

Kurokawa Onsen Oyado Noshiyu

              I love this ryokan.  If this is your first time staying in Kurokawa Onsen, I would highly recommend it.  No doubt this is one of the best in Japan.  There are many return guests staying here all year round.  Perhaps if you want to get much of an…

Yamabiko Ryokan

  If you take small children, I would highly recommend it.  The property is child-friendly.  Staff can offer a lot of items which you might need to travel with them, and a children’s play room is available.  I noticed that there were many families with small kids staying here.  On the other hand, if you…

Shikinosato Hanamura

    If you are looking for rooms with private hot springs in rich nature, I would highly recommend this property.  Perhaps, if relaxation is your main purpose, I really think you should stay here.  One night stay wouldn’t be enough.  On the other hand, if you want to enjoy hanging out around Kurokawa spa…

Fujiya

    Fujiya wouldn’t be luxury, but the ryokan has such a laid-back atmosphere.  I already know I’ll be a return customer here.  Staff welcomed us with warmly and we didn’t feel like we were checking in a ryokan, it was like we were being welcome back home.  If you are looking for charming and…

Okyakuya

    If you are looking for a traditional onsen ryokan adventure in Kurokawa Onen, I would highly recommend it.  No doubt this is one of the best in Japan.  We were so impressed with their warm hospitality, ambience, architecture, hot springs, and food etc.  On the other hand, if this is your first time…

Oyado Nonohana

  If you are looking for an authentic luxury ryokan adventure in Kurokawa Onsen, I really think you should stay here.  We felt the luxury and the authenticity at once.  It’s like you’re in another world.  Perhaps if you are looking for rooms with amazing private hot springs, it would be great.  On the other…

Yama no Yado Shinmeikan

            This property wouldn’t be luxury but the software is absolutory wonderful.  If you want to experience signature Japanese hospitality with personal touch, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps if you want to experience a traditional mountain hut adventure in Kurokawa Onsen, I really think you should stay here.  On the…

Kurokawa-So

  If you want to enjoy outdoor hot springs while seeing dynamic views, I really think you should stay at Kurokawa-So.  It’s truly worth it.  The property has amazing outdoor hot springs.  Actually there are many outdoor hot springs in Kurokawa Onsen, but no doubt this would be the best.  Perhaps, if you are looking…

Ryokan Wakaba

    If you are looking for a small cozy ryokan, I would highly recommend it.  The property is not luxury but you will be able to experience a lot of Japanese hospitality with personal touch during your stay.  Perhaps if you want to bring small kids or infants, you must stay there.  Staff can offer some…

Kurokawa Onsen Gosyo Gekkoujyu

    The property must leave a lasting impression.  This is like a Samurai’s residence.  From the first moment arriving to the last minute leaving, we were pampered and treated like royalty.  Then everything, such as architecture, furniture, interior, and decoration, etc., is sophisticated and authentic.  It is truly exceptional.  If you want to chill…

Fumoto Ryokan

This is a Japanese-style mountain hut onsen ryokan.  The property wouldn’t be luxury, but very cozy and the location is perfect in Kurokawa Onsen.  You can fully enjoy hanging out around the town in Yukata whenever you like.  Perhaps, if you are a hot spring freak, I would highly recommend it.  There are a variety…

Aso no Shiki

    This is my cup of tea. If you are looking for lovely small ryokans near Mt.Aso in Kumamoto prefecture, I really think you should stay here.  The location is not in Kurokawa Onsen, though.  Perhaps, if you are looking for a traditional small ryokan adventure, I would highly recommend it.  On the other…

Bettei Soan

    If you are looking for modern ryokans with peaceful mountain views, I really think you should stay here.  Each villa-type room has a private outdoor hot spring.  You can fully enjoy your private outdoor bath with a beer in hand whenever you like.  The spring quality is amazingly creamy, thick, and soft.  There…

Ryokan Konomama

    If you are looking for modern ryokans with private hot springs in Kumamoto prefecture, I really think you should stay here.  The location is near Mt.Aso, not in Kurokawa Onsen, 60min by car from Kumamoto Airport.  Perhaps, if this is your first time staying at ryokans, the property would be great.  This is…