Kyo Oumi, Lake Biwa

Kyo Oumi is a traditional Japanese inn located in Ogoto. It sits near Lake Biwa, a form of water that can be seen by those who plan to stay here.

It has a total of 44 rooms that cost 50,000 to 70,000 JPY per night, each room including open-air hot spring baths that overlook the lake. Aside from the attached onsens, there are also other bath facilities that can be rented for private use, usually reserved by families, friends, and those who have tattoos.

Guests can visit nearby attractions like Mount Hieizan Enryakuji Temple and the Miidera Temple. The location of the inn is accessible by train from Kansai International Airport. Due to COVID-19, guests are advised to book under the guidelines implemented by the Government of Japan.


Book Kyo Oumi in Kyoto Lake Biwa Onsen (Shiga) - An inn looking out on Lake Biwa not far from Kyoto. All rooms have open-air hot spring baths. With four types of private-use 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) All rooms have open-air hot spring baths

(2) Rental hot spring baths for private use (outside guest rooms): 4 baths

Spring quality/qualities

Simple hot spring

Tourist spots nearby

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

Number of rooms

44 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 0 With indoor tubs 4 With both indoor and outdoor tubs 0 Hours 3 pm-10 pm Price 2200 - 5500 yen / 45 minutes How to book Reserve upon check-in, Reserve in advance

In or near Kyoto

Price range (yen) 50,000 - 70,000

The price includes one dinner and one breakfast