Guidance of Kusatsu Onsen Hotel and Ryokan

Kusatsu Accommodations

"Kusatsu Onsen" Hot Springs, located north of Tokyo, is an area that has a large range of accommodations, from Japanese style ryokans, to large resort hotels, to warm and cozy inns. Travelers visiting Kusatsu are sure to find a place that suits their style or mood.

Accommodation list is here

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In spite of the steam eruption of Mount Moto-Shirane in Gunma Prefecture in the morning, on 23rd January, 2018, no damage and influence caused by the eruption has been currently reported in Kusatsu Onsen Resort, which is more than 5 kilo meters away from Mount Moto-Shirane. Onsen, ryokan and hotel accommodations, restaurants and other facilities in the area are in business as usual. We look forward to welcoming you at Kusatsu Onsen Resort.

January 24, 2018: Notice concerning the Eruption of Mt. Kusatsu-Motoshirane (PDF)

Basics of Japanese inn

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Whart is a Ryokan?

Ryokans provide a little insight into Japanese culture ordinary Western-style hotels cannot offer. There are many of these kinds of ryokans in Kusatsu.

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Tips for using large baths

The baths found at many of the accommodations are shared with other guests. There are manners that should be followed when using these public baths.

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Meals

Prices for Japanese hotels and ryokans usually include dinner and breakfast. Meals will vary depending on where you stay, but many offer buffets, Japanese cuisine, and/or Western-style dishes for dinner.

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Tips for using Japanese-style rooms

Japanese-style rooms feature tatami mats. When entering a room with tatami mats, please remove your shoes. Some hotels and ryokans have staff that will lay out your futons at night while you are away from your room.