Ryokan in Nagato Yumoto Onsen Otaniso (Yamaguchi)

4.0 out of 5.0

2208 Fukawayumoto, Nagato-Shi, Yamaguchi 759-4103, Japan

Guest rating4.66 / 5

Nestled in the green mountains of Nagato in Yamaguchi prefecture alongside the Otozure River, Otani Sanso is a spacious traditional Japanese inn (ryokan) selected as one of the best in the country, especially renowned for a high level of hospitality.Possessing a wide variety of facilities, including a domed astronomical observatory, an art gallery, a night club, a karaoke studio and more, Otani Sanso provides ceaseless entertainment opportunities for guests.For those hoping to relax, guests make take advantage of the naturally abundant hot springs via extensive bathing facilities--from a large communal bath, an herbal therapy bath, scenic outdoor baths to reclining baths, a jacuzzi, a sauna, and more. Aromatherapy and spa treatments are also available.Gourmet-enthusiasts will be delighted at the selection of fresh, seasonal delicacies on the menus of our multiple restaurants--including local seafood and ingredients unique to Nagato. From kaiseki, traditional haute cuisine, to teppenyaki and more--there is something to savor in every season.


Hotel Facilities

  • restaurant
  • cafe
  • lounge
  • bar lounge
  • night club
  • midnight snack corner
  • karaoke room
  • karaoke
  • banquet hall
  • conference room
  • wedding hall
  • large communal bath
  • sauna
  • open-air bath
  • bath spa
  • shop
  • vending machine
  • spa
  • swimming pool (summer only)
  • outdoor swimming pool

Room Facilities

  • TV
  • video on demand
  • satellite TV
  • VCR (available to borrow)
  • telephone
  • fax machine (in some rooms)
  • electric kettle
  • tea set
  • refrigerator
  • hair dryer
  • trouser press (available to borrow)
  • desk lamp (in some rooms)
  • CD player (available to borrow)
  • cassette deck (available to borrow)
  • humidifier (available to borrow)
  • individual temperature control
  • toilet with washlet
  • folding bed (cot/camp bed)
  • liquid soap
  • body soap
  • 2-in-1 shampoo and conditioner
  • toothbrush
  • razor
  • shower cap
  • comb
  • toiletries
  • towels
  • bath towel
  • yukata (Japanese-style robe)
  • slippers
  • kitchenette (in some rooms, reservation required)
  • safe

Available Services

  • shuttle bus
  • fax available
  • room service
  • massage service
  • wake-up call
  • express delivery

About Hotel


14:30 ~ 21:00



Closest station:

60-minutes by car from Shin-Yamaguchi Station. 70-minutes by car from Airport. 35-minutes by car from Hagi. 31-minutes by car from Motonosumiinari Shrine. 5-minutes by free shuttle bus from JR Nagato-Yumoto Station.


2208 Fukawayumoto, Nagato-Shi, Yamaguchi 759-4103, Japan

Phone number:


Fax number:



150 cars (No Charge)

Accepted credit cards:



Please note

If you are late for check-in time, please call the hotel directly.

Cancellation policy

Should you cancel your booking, a cancellation fee will be charged to you according to the date (Japan Standard Time) the booking changes and cancellation request are accepted.
*Special cancellation policies may apply to certain dates and accommodation plans.
Please confirm the cancellation policy on the booking step pages before completing your reservation.

  • No-show
  • On the date of arrival
  • One day prior to arrival
  • 2 days prior to arrival
  • 3 days prior to arrival

Other information

Places to eat

  • Breakfast
    restaurant (buffet), eatery
  • Dinner
    restaurant, convention hall


  • Bath (Type):hot springs, large communal bath, open-air bath, sauna, jacuzzi, cold bath
  • Spring (Type):alkaline simple spring
  • Good for:arteriosclerosis, exhaustion, chronic digestive ailments


  • wheelchair-accessible
  • sign language available
  • wheelchair rental available
  • barrier-free restroom
  • barrier-free room
  • wheelchair-accessible guest rooms available
  • Western-style toilet in all guest rooms
  • hand rails in all restrooms
  • hand rails in bathing area
  • wheelchair-accessible restrooms available on-site
  • special menu for older guests available with prior notification
  • allergy-friendly menu available with prior notification

Nearby attractions and activities

  • sea-bathing
  • ocean fishing
  • stream fishing
  • canoeing
  • yachting
  • cruising
  • windsurfing
  • diving
  • marine sports
  • tennis
  • croquet
  • golf
  • paragliding
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • trekking
  • mountain-climbing
  • caving
  • zoo
  • art museum
  • mushroom hunting
  • chestnut gathering
  • foraging for wild edible plants