There are many stairs, as it is located in a ravine valley.
We can meet your various wishes for your room.

Main Building


A purely Japanese build, fully relaxing.
Guests may choose between an 8-tatami mat room and an 18-tatami mat room.
All guest rooms have a broad veranda with tatami mats.
All rooms have a shower, toilet, and air purifier to make your time here comfortable.



The annex “Rokuan” has 3 guest rooms with an open-air onsen.
Because the open-air onsen are roofed, you can enjoy yourself fully without the weather influencing your experience.
This is the most convenient guesthouse for using the private onsen and open-air onsen, which are located nearby.

Main building

Japanese style room


It is a retro standard Japanese-style room.

Capacity 2-8 people
Layout 8~18tatami mats + wooden floor + shower toilet
Rate 16,350 JPY~
(per person rate / 1night , 1 room , 2 adults )
※2meals per night (dinner, breakfast)


A guest room with an open-air onsen since the room’s renewal in the summer of 2013.
*As the check-out time for the annex is 11:00 AM, please take your time.

The annex “Rokuan” ~ Japanese-western-style room an open-air bath


A guest room with an open-air onsen since the room's renewal in the summer of 2013.
As it is built along a ravine, Kurokawa's townscape and mountain views can be seen from a slightly higher up location.
We have 2 rooms, with one type of room being Japanese-Western style.

Capacity 2-4 people
Layout Western-style ( twin bed ) + Japanese-style + twin room + wooden floor + mini kitchen + shower room + open-air onsen + shower toilet
Rate 19,590 JPY~
(per person rate / 1night , 1 room , 2 adults )
※2meals per night (dinner, breakfast)

The annex “Rokuan” ~ western-style room an open-air bath


The annex has three rooms, with the sole type of room being Western-style.
The fixed number of guests is 2, as we can’t bring in additional mattresses.
The twin bed is optimal not just for married and dating couples, but for members of the same sex who are traveling together as well.

Capacity 2~4people
Layout Western-style ( twin bed ) + shower toilet + open-air onsen
Rate 17,430JPY~ (per person rate / 1night , 1 room , 1 adult )  ※2meals per night (dinner, breakfast)

■Annex unique service ■

A set of various amenities is prepared for guests in the hallway. (Shaving razor, shower cap, comb, hairbrush, etc.)
There is an ice making machine in the hall, and we encourage our guests to use it as they please.
The inn’s handmade madeleine cakes are available to go with tea.
Special limited color yukatas for women on weekdays!

Please come visit the main building (less than 3 minutes on foot) and enjoy dinner and breakfast.
As the inn faces the edge of a ravine, there are many stairs.
Smoking is forbidden in the rooms.We would appreciate it if you would please go to the terrace to smoke.
Check-in is at 15:00, and check-out is at 11:00.
Children cannot make reservations.
Please call us for further details.


Our standard policy is a per-person charge which entitles each guest to one dinner and one breakfast for each night of stay, with a limit of 2 to 6 people per room.

 JR Train




A special discount ticket offered by JR railways, geared towards individual foreign tourists. Ride as many bullet and express trains as you'd like (Nozomi and Mizuho trains excluded) within the given time period!

In the case of car(Access time)

From Fukuoka City・・・About 2h and 30m
From Kita-Kyushu City・・・About 3h
From Hita IC・・・About 1h
From Kumamoto IC・・・About 1h
From Oita City ・・・About 1h 30m
From Yufuin IC・・・About 1h 10m

Kurokawa Onsen is located in “Kumamoto”. Kumamoto is located in the southern part of Japan “Kyushu”. Kurokawa Onsen often snows in winter because it is located on highlands. Please prepare for the snow and freezing such as using chains and studless tires.

Accommodation facilities & more details

Internet access Yes(Wi-Fi)
Internet connection charges No(Free)
Pets Allowed No
Onsen hot springs on accommodation Yes


Service & tax
Service charge included
Consumption tax NOT included
SPA tax(150yen) NOT included
※ New Year, Obon ,seasonal periods such as the GW may be subjected to a different price.
Most common charge style Room with Dinner and Breakfast included (per person)
Child age 7~12 Dinner and Breakfast with Futon and amenity 7,500 yen.
age 4~6 Dinner and Breakfast with Futon and amenity 5,000 yen.
age 1~3 Dinner only 4,000 yen.
age1~3 Free 2,000 yen
Cancellation Cash,Credit Card(VISA,Master,Amex)
Payment ※Cancellation fee
7~2 day prior :30% of the room rate
1 day prior : 50% of the room rate
Accomodation day : 100%


Name of accommodation FUMOTO Ryokan
Area Kurokawa Onsen(KUMAMOTO)
Address Manganji
Asogun Minamiogunimachi, Kumamoto
6697 Japan
Use international cash cards and credit cards to withdraw Japanese yen!
7-ELEVEN (Seven Bank ATMs)

Address : Uchinomaki
Aso, Kumamoto
869-2301 Japan 


旅館 こうの湯

All rooms in this hotel, which is located slightly away from the bustling Kurokawa Onsen resort, are separated in individual buildings, and are equipped with private open-air baths.
The open-air onsen includes a "tachiyu" that is considered to be the deepest in Japan, where guests can bath standing, and a private open-air onsen. Dinner meals offer such a gorgeous lineup of dishes that they could be referred to as a "course of Japanese tradition". Popular ryokan with a large number of repeat visitors.