We hope you enjoy the warm hospitality and serenity as you step back in history
where you will encounter an appealing traditional atmosphere offering both healing and comfort….
the soothing sounds of nature combined with red-carpet service and luxurious
hot spring bathing will lift and invigorate your spirits.
Savor the uniqueness of our excellent cuisine after leisurely basking in the nurturing waters of our hot springs
– an experience for any season at Souan guaranteed to beautify the body and soul .
Three wonderfully spacious suites on the 1st level with partially open-air hot springs baths directly fed from the source.On the second level, there are three additional suites of traditional Japanese exposed-beam construction, a touch of authenticity rarely found elsewhere.
A traditional Japanese style house featuring two suites (Temple and Shoya) with partially open-air baths fed directly from the source, and a cottage (Meiji) with wonderful views of the changing seasons in the beautiful surrounding gardens and woods.
Comfortably large individual rooms (8-15 tatami mat sized) from which you may peacefully contemplate our beautiful illuminated gardens year-round. An ideal spot for a restful interlude!
Yuyado Souan is located in the area of the historical Yunokawa Hot Springs,
one of the three nationally recognized springs known for the beautifying and healing aspects of its hot springs water.
All hot springs baths at Yuyado Souan are directly fed from the hot springs source.
Our gourd-shaped hot springs bath, also carved from Kimachi Stone, instills a sense of well-being in the bather from the seamless and endless surrounding nature of the design.
For a more complete bathing experience, we offer a variety of bathing styles for our guests’ convenience. Enjoy one of these private guest baths as you absorb the beauty of our surrounding gardens.
Traditional Japanese cuisine prepared daily using fresh locally grown
and produced ingredients as well as the bountiful delicacies from the Sea of Japan.
We offer traditional seasonal Izumo-style cuisine, expertly prepared in a colorful local manner with delicious ingredients, all unique to “The Land of the Towering Clouds.” A remarkably memorable experience!
Yunokawa-Onsen, 1491, Gakutou, Hikawa-cho, Izumo-shi,
Shimane-ken Japan 699-0501
Guests may reach us by automobile, train, bus or airplane.