The Hearton Hotel Minami Semba is a great base for those wishing to explore the
Osaka an Kyoto area.
Right on the main trunk subway line, there is easy access to almost everywhere.
Looking to Enjoy some of Japan's famous powder snow? Hakuba is the best place for big mountain skiing in Japan and the Hakuba Panorama Hotel
is where you want to be. Long stay discounts available.
Out the back fo the massive Shiga Kogen Ski Resort is the Oku Shiga Kogen Hotel.
Right on the slopes, this is an ideal location for the powder ski get away. Travel directly there on the
Nagano Snow Shuttle
A taste of Japan, at a very affordable price, the Ryokan Shimizu is great palce to base youeself for your stay in Kyoto.
Shojoshin-in is a traditional temple lodging a top Mt Koya in Wakayama Prefecture. It is a place wher you can go to relax and really find yourself. Guests are wlecome to join morning prayers, and take part in temple life.
Of all the
Ryokan in Kyoto the Tawaraya Ryokan is probably the most exclusive. Each room is unique and offers something special. While expensive, a stay here offers a authentic Japanese experience.
Out the back of Yamagata City, on the Seizan line to Sendai, the mountains play host to the Risshaku Temple. Dating from the 8th century, this remote area is a great place to get off the beaten and explore a not so well known part of Japan.
For a comfortable stay at a great price try the Yamadera Pension Onoya
Onsen Hot Spring