Yumotokan, Lake Biwa

Yumotokan Hotel is an accommodation that offers guests traditional Japanese-style rooms, complete in tatami mat flooring, futon bedding, and paired with modern equipment and furnishings. It has a total of 69 rooms that cost between 20,000 to 50,000 JPY per night, including an incredible display of Lake Biwa and private bathrooms with a cypress tub filled with hot spring water.

It has various onsen facilities with others situated on the rooftop where guests can view Ogoto Town and the mountains that surround the location while bathing. It also offers onsens that can be reserved for private use, usually ideal for couples and families. Yumotokan Hotel is near UNESCO World Heritage Sites like the Fushimi Inari Shrine, the Golden Pavilion, and the Kiyomizu Temple.

Guests can take train rides at the JR Ogoto-Onsen Train Station and the JR Hieizan Sakamoto Train Station to get to Yumotokan Hotel. Due to COVID-19, guests must book under the guidelines implemented by the Government of Japan.

Book Yumotokan in Kyoto Lake Biwa Onsen (Shiga) - An inn looking out on Lake Biwa not far from Kyoto. With seven types of large public hot spring baths.

Access: around 20 min by JR Line from Kyoto Station to Ogoto-onsen Station

Does this place have a private onsen for couples and families? Is this venue tatoo friendly?

(1) Rooms with open-air hot spring baths available

(2) Rental hot spring baths for private use (outside guest rooms): 2 baths

Spring quality/qualities

Simple hot spring

Tourist spots nearby

Lake Biwa, Mount Hieizan Enryakuji Temple, Miidera Temple, Kyoto

Number of rooms

69 rooms


Rooms with open-air baths Available

Onsen Area Biwako

Is this place ryokan only or ryokan with an onsen? Onsen Ryokan

Does this ryokan have private onsen (hot spring)? Yes

Is there a communal shared public bath? Yes

Are there additional rental options? With open-air tubs 2 With indoor tubs 0 With both indoor and outdoor tubs 0 Hours 1 pm-11 pm, 7 am-11 am Price 3300 yen / 50 minutes How to book Reserve upon check-in, Reserve in advance

In or near Kyoto

Price range (yen) 20,000 - 50,000

The price includes one dinner and one breakfast