01 Sep. 2022

Amane Resort Seikai: Become One With the Ocean at This Magnificent Seaside Onsen Retreat

*Please note that you are usually not allowed to wear a towel when bathing in onsen.*Please note that tattoos are not allowed. Amane Resort Seikai stands […]
01 Sep. 2022

Amanek Beppu Yula-re: Appreciate Beppu’s Crafts and Traditions at This Rooftop Onsen Hotel Located Right in the Heart of the City

Right in the center of Beppu is Amanek Beppu Yula-re, a charming onsen hotel with a spectacular rooftop infinity onsen pool and unique architecture incorporating Beppu’s […]
01 Sep. 2022

Zekkei no Yado Sakuratei: Relax in Onsen Baths at Beppu’s “Inn of Superb Views”

Picturesque views of Beppu seen from above await at Zekkei no Yado Sakuratei, a refined traditional Japanese inn located on top of a hill in the […]
12 Aug. 2022

Morihan Bettei: Savor Tea and Snacks at This Unique Onsen Tea Room and Coffee Space

Morihan Bettei is a facility dotted with healing spots such as hot springs, a river, and forests scattered on a vast site of approximately 13,000 square […]
12 Aug. 2022

Beppu Onsen Suginoi Hotel: Soak in the Magnificent Panorama of the Beppu Bay from Expansive Infinity Onsen Baths

Beppu Onsen Suginoi Hotel takes advantage of its premium location to ensure superb views of Beppu’s surrounding mountains and the Beppu Bay in the distance. This […]
25 Jul. 2022

Sakurayu: Enjoy an Enchanted Garden With 20 Different Types of Private Hot Spring Baths

*Please note that you are usually not allowed to wear a swimsuit when bathing in onsen. *Except for the communal bath, the onsen baths here are […]
25 Jul. 2022

Beppu Ohirayama Onsen Okatanoyu: Relax in a Miniature Onsen Village Enveloped by Nature

*Please note that you are usually not allowed to wear a swimsuit when bathing in onsen. *The onsen baths here are private, so those with tattoos […]
30 Mar. 2022

Beppu No Oyado Kagaya: Explore The Hot Spring Cave

Only a minute walk from Beppu Tower, you will find Kagaya, a quaint inn from the Showa era (1926-1989). Conveniently located in Beppu centre, Beppu no […]
30 Mar. 2022

Zekkeinoyado Sakuratei: Enjoy Beppu From Above

Located on the top of a hill in the Kannawa area, you will find Sakuratei, infamous for its panoramic view of Beppu. Surrounded by cherry blossom […]
30 Mar. 2022

Hotel Takenoi: Accommodating Everyone’s Needs

Hotel Takenoi is hard to miss with its solid red colour, situated right in front of Beppu tower. The popular inn is famous for its focus […]
29 Mar. 2022

Kannawa Walking With Friends From Sweden

Hello dear readers. I’m Koya, a Beppu local tour guide from the Tourists’ Hub & Lounge called Wander Compass. In this post, I will share with […]
28 Mar. 2022

Splashing Onsen Water In Japan!? – Tatsumaki Jigoku

What is Tatsumaki Jigoku? “Tatsumaki” means “Tornado” in Japanese. Tatsumaki Jigoku is a precious geyser designated as a natural monument by the city of Beppu. It […]