Hotel Kazurabashi
Hotel Kazurabashi
Hotel Kazurabashi
Hotel Kazurabashi
Hotel Kazurabashi
Hotel Kazurabashi
Hotel Kazurabashi
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4.4

Excellent
/5
(235 reviews)View guests comments
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4.7

Exceptional

Location rating score

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Nearby landmarks
Hotel Kazurabashi 20 m
Kazurabashi Yumebutai 900 m
Iya-no-Kazura Bashi 960 m
Biwa Falls 980 m
Kazura Bashi Campsite 1.3 km
Oyama Park 1.5 km
Iya Valley Hot Springs Hotel Hikyō-no-yu 1.7 km
Iya Fureai Park 1.7 km
Road Station Nishiiya 1.8 km
Rest Area Nishi-Iya 1.8 km

Hotel Kazurabashi

32 Zentoku, Nishiiyayama-mura, Miyoshi-shi, Miyoshi, Miyoshi-shi, Japan, 778-0102 - View map
  • Bath

  • air conditioning

  • Bar

  • Gift/souvenir shop

  • Vending machine

Overall rating:

4.4

Excellent
235 reviews
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More about Hotel Kazurabashi

More about Hotel Kazurabashi

The hotel boasts of its Tenku Open-air Bath, a high-altitude bath that is reached using a cable car. Here, enjoy an unparalleled seasonal view of the mountains.
For dinner, enjoy freshwater fish such as amego and ayu and dishes prepared with local vegetables at the sunken hearth.
*May be at the restaurant instead depending on the circumstances.

Tenku Open-air Bath
Female only bath: Jukai-no-Yu, Male only bath: Unkai-no-Yu, Male & female mixed bath: Takenoko-no-Yu
Private Goemon-buro bath: Asagiri-no-Yu, Yugiri-no-Yu, Sagiri-no-Yu
After-bath rest area: Hanbee no Ie, promenade, etc.
*There is a large communal bath inside the hotel.
    
Bath Hours: The open-air bath and large communal bath operate until 23:00 in the evening and from 6:00 in the morning.

Must-see!
A free shuttle service takes guests to the Kazurabashi bridge which is illuminated every night from 20:00. For those who would like to go, please inform the front desk staff on the day.
Don't miss the magical sight of the illuminated Kazurabashi! (time required: 30 min)

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Amenities and facilities

Languages spoken

  • English

Accessibility

  • Braille support in rooms and public spaces
  • Elevator for wheelchair
  • Gravel path at entrance
  • Handrails in stairs and hallways
  • In-room emergency alarm
  • In-room emergency alarm for hearing impaired
  • In-room toilet and bathtub with handrails
  • Shared acccessible toilet
  • Sign-language support at reception
  • Slope at entrance
  • Wheelchair
  • Wheelchair accessible

Internet access

  • Free internet access
  • Internet access (limited number of rooms)
  • Internet access – wireless

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Amusement Arcade
  • Go game
  • Mahjong
  • Shogi

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine

Swimming & soaking

  • Bath
  • Large indoor bath
  • Open-air bath (mixed gender)
  • Open-air bath (non-mixed)

Services and conveniences

  • Computer
  • Fax
  • Gift/souvenir shop

Getting around

  • Car park [free of charge]
  • Car park [indoor]
  • Car park [outdoor]

Sports equipment rental

  • Bicycle rental

Available in all rooms

  • Bath towel
  • Razor
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet with bidet
  • Toothbrush
  • Towels
  • Yukata (Japanese pajamas)
Hot spring Information

Hot water type

  • Hot spring

Health benefits

  • Nerve pain/Rheumatism
  • Bone fracture/Scald/Wound aid
  • Hemorrhoid aid
  • Feminine ailment aid
  • Diabetic obesity aid
  • Illness recovery/Stress relief
  • Motor dysfunction aid
  • Articular pain aid
  • Muscle pain aid
  • Frozen shoulders aid
  • Digestive ailment aid
  • Neuralgia aid
  • Wound aid
  • Bruise aid
  • Sensitivity to cold aid

Spring quality

  • Sulfur spring
Hot spring on site

Indoor public bath (Female only)

  • Capacity
    32 persons
  • Opening hours
    06:00~23:00
  • Number of bathtubs
    1
  • Bath style
    Tile

Indoor public bath (Male only)

  • Capacity
    32 persons
  • Opening hours
    06:00~23:00
  • Number of bathtubs
    1
  • Bath style
    Tile

Open-air bath (Male only)

  • Capacity
    20 persons
  • Opening hours
    06:00~23:00 (01/01~12/31)
  • Bath style
    Stone
  • View
    Mountain
  • Walking distance from main building
    3 minutes

Open-air bath (Mixed)

  • Capacity
    20 persons
  • Opening hours
    06:00~23:00 (01/01~12/31)
  • Bath style
    Stone
  • View
    Mountain
  • Walking distance from main building
    3 minutes

Open-air bath (Female only)

  • Capacity
    20 persons
  • Opening hours
    06:00~23:00 (01/01~12/31)
  • Bath style
    Stone
  • View
    Mountain
  • Walking distance from main building
    3 minutes
Location
32 Zentoku, Nishiiyayama-mura, Miyoshi-shi, Miyoshi, Miyoshi-shi, Japan, 778-0102
Property policies

Others

    Extra beds, if available, are dependent on the room you choose. Please ask the property for more details.

    Some helpful facts

    Check-in/Check-out

    • Check-in from15:00
    • Check-out until10:00

    The property

    • Number of restaurants0
    • Opened in 1988
    • Most recent renovation1999
    Property announcements

    *Notice of Smoking Ban in Entire Facility
    Effective 2020/10/1, the entire facility will be non-smoking. Please ask lodging staff about smoking spaces.

    Reviews of Hotel Kazurabashi from verified guests

    4.4
    /
    5
    Excellent
    Location4.7
    Room comfort and quality4.5
    Service4.8
    Access3.6
    High score for Miyoshi-shi
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    5.0
    elillinois from United States
    Couple

    Exceptional”

    The hotel's private open air onsen's are a special treat; they are reached by a short ride on the hotel's private cable car. There is also a private onsen for couples/families/groups that can be rented for an hour. Of course, there are the usual indoor

    Reviewed October 21, 2019

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    5.0
    Japanfan from United Kingdom
    Group

    Exceptional”

    We loved everything about this hotel. It is in a beautiful place with gorgeous views. The outdoor Onsen is wonderful and the staff are so friendly and couldn't do enough for us. And the food is amazing - dinner consisted of at least 10 dishes all different

    Reviewed October 18, 2019

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    4.9
    Marion from Germany
    Group

    Exceptional”

    Maybe one of the best nights of our life, and definitively the best part of our honeymoon. The staff is very friendly and sensitive, even if everybody don't speak English. They always find a solution to communicate. Even if the hôtel looks a little bit old

    Reviewed June 29, 2019

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    4.7
    Mike from United States
    Couple

    Exceptional”

    We had a flat tire and the resort staff took care of all the details,from contacting the insurance co.to purchasing a new tire.The staff was extremely helpful,professional and friendly. Would recommend staying at that hotel. Loved the onsen!!

    Reviewed June 15, 2019

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    4.7
    Wendy from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Exceptional”

    整體是非好的,由踏入旅館開始,到取房,所有資料都很齊備…… 室內外溫泉都極佳,附近設施亦很配合,外望景緻開揚,令人放鬆…… 食物相對其他體驗就沒那麼吸引,燒魚比較小及難處理,要用手或用口扯開,不是每樣食物都可以吃到真味道和真功夫……

    Reviewed May 10, 2019

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    3.0
    Onsen from Australia
    Group

    Above average”

    This is the worst hotel amongst my 10 days trip in Japan. We paid for 31,000yen per night. The dinner was so bad, the food was junk. Our room was next to the cable car entrance and that was noisy. The cable car passengers can see through the room unless we

    Reviewed April 27, 2019

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    4.2
    YH from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Excellent”

    very special hot spring experience and very nice and hospitable staff

    Reviewed February 10, 2019

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    4.7
    John from Switzerland
    Group

    Exceptional”

    This is for sure an excellent Ryokan when staying in this area. Access is a little bit more complicated, but worth the troubles. The Onsen is excellent as well as the food.

    Reviewed November 13, 2018

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    4.4
    Cha from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Excellent”

    This is a good Onsen resort near the famous vine bridge of Iya River. As one of the renowned secret Onsen in Japan, a tram inside the resort uphill to access the open-air Onsen bath. The tram is barvo and the Onsen view is excellent. Even the pool is sm

    Reviewed July 22, 2018

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    4.5
    TY from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Excellent”

    Nice hotel with excellent onsen,

    Reviewed July 10, 2018

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    4.2
    Jules from Singapore
    Group

    Excellent”

    Kazurabashi is a small ryokan hotel with very nice baths, and makes a great effort to offer local meals (ie made with mountain ingredients). It is a smaller hotel than I expected for the facilities available, which include a cable car, which takes you to

    Reviewed May 27, 2018

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    4.5
    Vivian from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Excellent”

    Very nice Onsen and Sauna with cable car ride to private Onsen site. Very good experience for kids. Lovely arrangement of Onsen. Certainly will return to this hotel if visit in the future.

    Reviewed February 24, 2018

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    4.4
    Valudo from France
    Group

    Excellent”

    L'hôtel est situé dans la vallée de l'Iya près du célèbre pont de lianes. Il date des années 80 mais il est entretenu à la perfection et cela fait aussi son charme. Il faut profiter du Onsen en haut de la montagne auquel on accède par un petit funiculaire

    Reviewed August 02, 2017

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    4.5
    Michael from Germany
    Group

    Excellent”

    The hotel is perfect for travelling with young children. They gave us all the equipment we needed. It is great to go to the onsen by cable car. Because it was raining, we got a private shuttle service to the famous bridge. Dinner was extraordinary and a gr

    Reviewed June 24, 2017

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    4.5
    jaysan from United States
    Couple

    Excellent”

    Beautiful outdoor hot spring access by cable car from hotel with mountain view. Hotel located within walking distance to vine bridge

    Reviewed April 22, 2017

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    5.0
    D from Canada
    Couple

    Exceptional”

    Amazing mountain side open air hot spring. Service for dinner was great. All the food is local to the area. I highly recommend this ryokan if you want a traditional experience!

    Reviewed April 20, 2017

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    4.0
    ESBY from Hong Kong SAR, China
    Group

    Very good”

    Hot spring was very special. Dinner and breakfast were excellent. Location is a bit remote especially there is little to do during winter.

    Reviewed March 13, 2017

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    5.0
    Drew from United States
    Couple

    Exceptional”

    I stayed here two years ago, but it was a memorable visit. The food was wonderful as was the clean, traditional room. Best of all was the rotenburo on the mountain overlooking the area. This location is not the easiest to get to, but was worth renting a ca

    Reviewed December 29, 2016

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    4.9
    Nico from France
    Couple

    Exceptional”

    fantastic food, awesome onsen with really beautiful view, very good service.

    Reviewed September 18, 2016

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    4.7
    magali from Reunion Island
    Group

    Exceptional”

    Very nice staff. nice Room. Food excellent. Hot springs unforgettable! with a splendid view.

    Reviewed August 12, 2016

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