Tokinoniwa is situated on a hill, a short distance from the center of Kusatsu Onsen, the inn features multiple hot spring baths, spacious rooms, and tatami flooring throughout the building.

The inn has 64 guest rooms, equipped with futon beds, a satellite television, a refrigerator and a tea/coffee maker. The private bathrooms also come with a wooden bathtub. Each room features a private open-air hot spring bath. One night’s stay can range from 25,000 - 85,000 JPY.
In addition to the private baths in the suites, guests can experience spa hopping at the large public baths with the 23 types of bathtubs and open-air baths wherein the waters are sourced from two springs. Along with this, there are three open-air baths available for private use. Guests may also rent a yukata robe to complete the experience.
Multi-course kaiseki dinner is served to the guests in the private dining room. Japanese and Western cuisines are also served as set meals for breakfast in the restaurant. Other facilities also include a spa, a sauna, and a souvenir shop. Guests can also pick something to munch on at the snack bar, or a drink at the sake bar.
Tokinoniwa can be accessed by taking the JR Limited Express from Ueno Station to Naganohara-Kusatsuguchi Station, then a bus to Kusatsu Onsen. The management also provides a free shuttle service for advance reservations at Karuizawa Station. The establishment is operating normally with safety measures in place and limited acceptance to prevent the spread of infection.


Private Onsens  (For couples, families, tattoo wearers)

(1) All rooms have open-air hot spring baths

(2) Rental hot spring baths for private use (outside guest rooms): 3 baths

Spring quality/qualities

Acid spring, Sulfur spring, Sulfate spring, Chloride spring

Tourist spots nearby

Kusatsu Onsen, Yubatake, Mount Shirane (Yugama), Karuizawa

Number of rooms

64 rooms


Rooms with open-air baths Available

Onsen Area Kusatsu

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 3 With indoor tubs 0 With both indoor and outdoor tubs 0 Price Free How to book Use when available (no reservation necessary)

In or near Tokyo

Price range (yen) 25,000 - 85,000

The price includes one dinner and one breakfast