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About Waraku

Kurokawa Onsen is a famous hot springs town in Japan. The whole town retains the calm atmosphere of a bygone Japanese era and the streets are crowded with people enjoying a stroll.
Satonoyu-Waraku is situated a short distance from the town center. A traditional thatched-roof main gate is here to welcome you. We take reservations only from those who are older than 12 years of age.
This is an inn with a calm atmosphere where you can enjoy immersing yourself in the great nature of Aso and admire the mountain scenery in each season.
Our wish is to let you enjoy your time at the inn in a more leisurely manner. With a warm spirit of hospitality, we look forward to seeing you.

hot springs

You can enjoy two different types of hot springs.
One is an open-air bath where you can relax in nature and other is a cave type of bath built with huge rocks.

Surrounded by the rustle of trees, this bath is waiting for you to enjoy a most relaxing time. Do enjoy immersing yourself in the breath of nature and admire the beauty in each season. At night, you can enjoy bathing under a star-filled sky.

You will find this special open-air bath built with huge rocks among the trees. Do take your time when enjoying the charm of this natural hot spring by stretching your arms and legs as well as your mind.

guest rooms

We designed spacious guest rooms for you to feel the flow of time at our inn which is surrounded with lush green mountains. Our wish is to give you a warm welcome.
All of our special bed linens are washed by hand on the premises.
And our made-to-order loungewear, created from a three-layer gauze material, wraps you up nicely.
All of our guest rooms come with a bath for you to enjoy the feeling of being outside.
Do enjoy our splendid hot springs whenever you wish, for as long as you like.

Facility overview

Check-in / Check-out 15:00 / 11:00
Number of guest rooms 11rooms
Credit card accepted
(JCB, VISA, MASTAR, AMEX, UnionPay and Diners)
Other info We regret that we are unable to accept pets.


Meals are prepared in an extraordinary open-style kitchen using abundant ingredients sourced from the wonderful nature of Aso. These ingredients are pleasing to the eye and popular for the fact that they go well not only with sake but also with wine.
We consider breakfast as the main source of energy for the day and the most important meal for Japanese.
You can enjoy a nutritionally balanced, traditional Japanese-style breakfast.
From the bottom of our hearts, we wish you a wonderful day.

※Menu changes according to the season. Please check the details at:
※Please let us know in advance if there is any ingredient you cannot consume because of allergies or religious reasons.
※You may also choose to have only breakfast or an evening meal during an overnight stay.
However, there are not many restaurants here in Kurokawa Onsen. For this reason, most of our visitors wish to have both breakfast and evening meals with us during an overnight stay.
For local information please check:
※We regret that we are unable to cater to certain needs, such as vegetarian meals.