Asan Kotonami

    If you are looking for modern mountain huts with private hot springs in Shikoku, you should stay here.  The environment surrounding property was truly amazing, such as clear blue sky, crisp mountain air, nice breezes, and beautiful starry sky, etc.  We were overwhelmed by the beauty of nature.  Perhaps, if you love trekking,…

Auberge Tosayama

    If you are looking for rustic modern hotels in Shikoku, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps, if you are looking for perfect places to refresh in rich nature, I really think you should stay here.  This is an amazing hotel to escape the hustle and bustle of a city life.  The ambience is…

Umenoya Ryokan

     This is my cup of tea.  If you are looking for an authentic small ryokan adventure in Dogo Onsen, I really think you should stay here.  Perhaps, if you are keen on Japanese architectures, traditional gardens, and Kaiseki food, etc., I would highly recommend it.  This is like a secret hideaway for adults.  Once…

Naruto Park Hills Hotel Ridge

If you are looking for small luxury hotels in Shikoku, I would highly recommend it.  Perhaps, if you are a gourmet, I really think you should stay here.  This is one of amazing auberge hotels in Japan.  The ambience is tranquil, cozy, and serene.  The hotel would be great for couples, solo travelers, or small groups,…

Setouchi Retreat Aonagi

If you have a chance to visit Shikoku, I would highly recommend it.  Words couldn’t describe how beautiful this place is.  The view of the seto island sea is indescribable beauty.  If you are going to stay here, I would highly recommend booking the Aonagi Suite, Hot spring suite with panoramic views, or the 4…

Kotohira Kadan

  If you are looking for ryokans around Kotohira Onsen, I really think you should stay here.  I’m sure Kotohira Kadan would be one of the best in Kotohira Onsen.  The ryokan has a long history.  The ambience is charming and quaint.  The property would be great for couples, family, solo travelers, or groups.  If…

Dogo Onsen Yamatoya Honten

            Dogo hot springs in Ehime, Shikoku is one of the three oldest hot springs in Japan. At this famous hot spring, the veteran ryokan Yamatoya Honten was established in 1868.  The facilities were reborn when renovated in 1996 to offer both the considerate Japanese hospitality of a ryokan and…

Hotel Iya Onsen

  If you are looking for unique onsen ryokans in Tokushima, I really think you should stay here.  Perhaps, if you are looking for modern tatami rooms with outdoor private hot springs, I would highly recommend it.  The property is located deep in the mountains.  This is one of the best unexplored regions in Japan. …