Yunoshimakan, a registered tangible cultural property established in 1931. Enjoy the townscape of Gero Onsen and the benefits of Japan’s three most famous springs!

This time, I would like to introduce you to Yunoshimakan from Gero City, Gifu Prefecture.

Gero City is famous for its hot springs, so enjoy your time there.

The location, attractions, rooms, and cuisine are all listed here for your reference.

Yunoshima-kan location

Yunoshimakan Exterior
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Established in 1931, Yunoshimakan is a registered tangible cultural property and a popular hot spring inn.

Gero Onsen, one of Japan’s three most famous hot springs, and the cuisine that has remained unchanged since the establishment of the inn, are just some of the attractions that Yunoshimakan has to offer.

By train, it takes about 3 hours from Tokyo via the bullet train Nozomi, and about 3 hours and 30 minutes from Osaka via the Wide View Hida.

The hotel is located overlooking the town of Gero Onsen, making it the perfect location for a scenic view.

The charm of Yunoshima-kan

Yunoshimakan Hot Spring
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At Yunoshimakan, you can enjoy Gero Onsen, one of the three most famous hot springs in Japan.

Not only the large baths and the open-air baths with a view, but also the baths and showers in the guest rooms use hot spring water from the source, so you can enjoy the benefits of Gero Onsen in every bath.

The hot spring water is effective in treating various symptoms and problems such as neuralgia, muscle pain, stiff shoulders, motor paralysis, recovery from fatigue, and health promotion.

Yunoshima-kan rooms

Yunoshimakan Room
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The “Honkan” is a collection of rooms that are registered as tangible cultural properties, a mixture of Hida’s proud artisanal techniques and Showa-era romance, and the “Keizansou” has a bath with a view of the blessed nature of Hida.

There are also a variety of guest rooms, such as the “Suisen-no-ma” with a hot spring bath for an elegant stay, the “Bekkan” with an open-air bath and an indoor bath, and the “Fukanzou” maisonette where you can live as if you were at home.

Yunoshima-kan’s cuisine

Yunoshimakan Cuisine
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Since its establishment in 1931, the restaurant has been handing down the techniques of the artisans and modern style creative cuisine.

All meals are served in-room, so you can enjoy the Japanese atmosphere unique to Japanese inns and the blessings of nature that come from the surroundings.

From Hida beef sirloin, sweetfish, and Amago fish to Yunoshimakan’s special grilled sushi, you will be able to indulge your taste buds with seasonal and local dishes.

Yunoshimakan Information and Summary

Facility Name Gero Onsen Yunoshima-kan
Address 645 Yunoshima, Gero-shi, Gifu
Phone Number 0576-25-4126
Approximate budget Approx. 48,400 yen for 2
Official Site


What do you think? In this article, I have introduced Yunoshima-kan.

Please taste the power of the hot spring that continues to receive the blessings of nature in the mountains on a site of 50,000 tsubo.

The architectural beauty of the main building, which is designated as a registered tangible cultural property, should be a real treat for your trip.

Please take this opportunity to visit Yunoshima-kan.