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[Kochi ]You can enjoy the luxury of Tobiki! 7 recommended ryokans in Kochi

[Kochi ]You can enjoy the luxury of Tobiki! 7 recommended ryokans in Kochi

2024-04-03 Management office

After sightseeing in Kochi, we recommend that you stay at a ryokan where you can fully enjoy Kochi. We will introduce some of the best ryokan in the area, so please take a look at them as a reference for your stay.
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Lakeside Tour

Located in Kochi's lakeside abyss, this organic ryokan allows you to experience nature to the fullest.
It allows you to eat nature, feel nature, and bathe in nature's hot springs. It comfortably stimulates the five senses, allowing you to naturally recover what is within you. The dining room is equipped with a full-fledged sound system and a grand piano, so you can feel rich and natural.
The meals also include seasonal vegetables carefully selected by the proprietress, who is a vegetable sommelier, soup stock made from Kochi's famous Soda bonito, Hokkaido kelp, and small fish from the Seto Inland Sea, and organic coffee and other luxuries to satisfy body and soul.

The ryokan is truly secluded and special, so it is like a secret hideaway that you want to keep secret from others.
The hot spring water is naturally nigori-yu, which is rich in minerals and reputed to make your skin smooth and smooth. The open-air hot springs also offer a panoramic view of the lakeside, and you can even feel sacred as you spend luxurious time in the forest. Day-trip bathing is also available, and in that case, the baths are reserved for private use.

"Ryokan Information "
Name of Inn: Kohan Yu
Address:〒781-4224 100 Aise, Kahoku-machi, Kagome-shi, Kochi
Phone number: 0887-59-4777
Budget: 83,000 to 85,000 yen
No Smoking, Eating: No smoking in the entire room.
Space and Facilities: This luxury organic ryokan is located by the lakeside. The food is of course organic as well "so that you can enjoy the luxury of nature ".


With an open-air bath with a panoramic view of Kochi's castle town, Josaikan is conveniently located in the city of Kochi for sightseeing. From the open-air bath with a view, you can not only see the night view of Kochi, but also the mountain range of Kochi. There is also a large bath with a view, both of which offer a beautiful night view.The ryokan was completely renovated in 2019 and is still new and clean. Guests can choose from barrier-free rooms, Japanese-style rooms, or Western-style rooms. All rooms offer a view of the Kochi cityscape.

After all, the ryokan has a reputation for very good food, and the straw-roasted bonito tataki is said to be exquisite. One of the attractions of this ryokan is that they grill the bonito right in front of you at the straw grill tataki workshop. Visitors can also try their hand at straw-grilling, so inquire if you are interested. You can also enjoy other Kochi dishes such as sarabachi cuisine and Western-style dishes. Breakfast is buffet style with Kochi's famous "Boshi Bread" also available.

"Ryokan Information "
Ryokan name: Josaikan
Address: 2-5-34 Uemachi, Kochi City, Kochi Prefecture, 780-0901
Phone number: 088-875-0111
Budget: 15,000-18,000 yen
No Smoking, Eating: No smoking in the entire room.
Space and Facilities:This ryokan is conveniently located for sightseeing, not far from Kochi Castle. There is an open-air bath with a view, so you can take a bath while enjoying the wonderful scenery.

Hotel Matsubagawa Onsen

This onsen ryokan is located in the backwaters of the Shimanto River. It has an open-air bath with a superb view, and has two different types of sources so that guests can enjoy a hot-spring bathing experience. In addition, since it is located in the midst of nature, the scenery is outstanding and you can spend time relaxing with the murmuring of the river and the singing of birds. We recommend this ryokan where you can enjoy the goodness of the clear Shimanto River. You can also enjoy a day trip to the baths, so you can enjoy a meal and a set of meals.

You can hear the murmuring of the river and the singing of birds from the comfort of your guest room, making it a luxurious place to spend time. You can also enjoy meals unique to the Shimanto River, such as natural ayu (sweetfish), baby sweetfish, and eel from the Shimanto River. Nearby are the Kaiyodo Kappa-kan and the Kaiyodo Hobby Museum Shimanto, which are also recommended as lodging during sightseeing.

"Ryokan Information "
Ryokan name: Hotel Matsubagawa Hot Spring (Hotell Matsubagawa Hot Spring)
Address:〒786-0097 605-1, Hinoji, Shimanjumachi, Takaoka-gun, Kochi, Japan
Phone number: 0880-23-0611
Budget: 11,000-13,000 yen
No Smoking, Eating: No smoking in the entire room.
Space and Facilities: This onsen ryokan is located in the backwaters of the Shimanto River. The satoyama landscape can be viewed from the open-air bath.

Sodayama Onsen Wa

This onsen ryokan is located on a mountain called Soda Mountain. The tender hot spring water is heated daily with firewood, and tourists from all over the country come to enjoy this hot spring water. Surrounded by forests, the ryokan allows visitors to enjoy nature in all four seasons. One-day bathing is also available, allowing guests to enjoy the hot spring and meals alone. Guest rooms, including an annex with a tree house, can be accommodated in the forest. The rooms also have a Japanese atmosphere, making this a recommended ryokan for a relaxing stay.

The baths, where you can enjoy both forest bathing and an open-air bath at once, are most pleasant, so even if your guest room has a half-open-air bath, by all means try the open-air bath. The cuisine is also sumptuous, with dishes prepared on a dish dish tray and other ingredients from Kochi. In the morning, you can enjoy a Japanese set meal and fresh milk from the local Yoshimoto Dairy.
The hot spring baths will also make your skin smooth and smooth, and we recommend this onsen ryokan for a very satisfying stay.

"Ryokan Information "
Ryokan name: Sodayama Onsen Yawaragi
Residence:〒785-0045 1122 Kuwatayama B, Suzaki-shi, Kochi
Phone number: 0889-45-0055
Budget: 26,000 yen to 29,000 yen
No Smoking, Eating: No smoking in the entire room.
Space and Facilities: This onsen ryokan is located in Kuwata Mountain. You can enjoy the nature as well as delicious food and the best open-air bath.

Oyama no Yado Michitsuzi

This accommodation is an old private house that has been renovated to accommodate up to 10 people. The bath is a goemon-buro, which is heated with wood, and has become popular as a rare experience that is not often possible.
You can stay as if you were living in the house, and meals are carefully prepared using local ingredients. You can enjoy local cuisine unique to the area of origin, such as wild boar and deer, and eat seasonal items at their best time of the season. You can enjoy the bounty of nature and feel nature with all your being.

The food is truly handmade, so you can enjoy the gentle taste that penetrates into your heart. Although the only scenery is of mountains, there are many activities that are possible only in the mountains, and delicious sweets and other treats change daily, so you will never get bored of them.
For those who wish to stay active, hunting tours are also recommended. You can experience catching deer, wild boar, rabbits, and other animals, and even slaughtering them.
"Ryokan Information "
Name of Inn: Oyama no Yado Michitsuzi
Address: 454 Nagabuchi, Otoyo-cho, Nagaoka-gun, Kochi 789-0245
Phone number: 0887-75-0390
Budget: 30,000-48,000 yen
No Smoking, Eating: No smoking in the entire room.
Space and Facilities:A renovated old house in the mountains, where you can experience life in the old days. You can also take a goemon bath.

Auberge Tosayama

This auberge is located in Tosayama Village. Surrounded by nature, you can spend a luxurious time at this lodging. It is only a 30-minute drive from Kochi City, but the deep forests here allow you to feel the flow of time and the delicious delicacies of nature.
The main building and annex are connected by a suspension bridge, and the view from the bridge is also reputed to be spectacular. Please stay in Tosayama Village, where dragonflies and fireflies fly around in summer and you can hear birds chirping.

You can feel the sunlight filtering through the trees from the lobby and guest rooms at this luxurious auberge.
The meals are also unpretentious, using seasonal ingredients from Kochi, and are richly prepared with luxurious ingredients such as Tosa Jiro eggs. Special strawberries "Mon-chan's Strawberries", Shiho bamboo, ginger, yuzu, etc. are all on the menu, which is unique to the auberge. The seasonal nature can be enjoyed, making for a satisfying stay.

"Ryokan Information "
Ryokan name: Auberge Tosayama (Oberge Tosayama)
Address: 661 Tosa-Santogawa, Kochi City, Kochi Prefecture, 781-3222
Phone number: 088-850-6911
Budget: 43,000-50,000 yen
No Smoking, Eating: No smoking in the entire room.
Space & Facilities: This auberge is located in Tosayama Village. This is a valuable auberge where you can not only experience nature from season to season, but also spend time with luxurious cuisine.

Natural hot spring under Kochi Castle Sansuien

Sansuien, located in the castle town of Kochi, is a ryokan with a natural outdoor hot spring bath. It is the first inn in Kochi to offer access to high-quality natural high hot spring water, and has become popular as an authentic hot spring.
From the bath, you can see the clear Kagamigawa River and the famous Mt. Fudesan to heal your body during your trip. With easy access to tourist attractions, this ryokan is a recommended place to stay when sightseeing in Kochi. Guests can choose from Japanese-style or Western-style rooms, which are designed in a Japanese style to create a relaxing atmosphere. As a ryokan with a long history, it has a good reputation for its hospitality and quality of service.

The garden, which is also used for weddings and pre-wedding shoots, is superbly landscaped and is an outstanding sight to see.
The garden is located on the site of the former residence of the Yamauchi family, feudal lords of the Tosa domain, and the 600 year old trees are still there. The garden is a recommended place to experience history, so please take a stroll when you stay at the hotel.

"Ryokan Information "
Ryokan name: Kochi Jouka no Tennen Onsen Sansuien (Natural Hot Springs under Kochi Castle)
Address: 1-3-35 Takasho-cho, Kochi-shi, Kochi 780-0862
Phone number: 088-822-0131
Budget: 17,000-19,000 yen
No Smoking, Eating: No smoking in the entire room.
Space and Facilities: The historic Sansuien Ryokan in the castle town of Kochi has a natural outdoor bath. Located on the site of the former residence of the Yamauchi family, lords of the Tosa domain, the stunning garden is also used for weddings.


After exploring the natural beauty of Kochi, we recommend a ryokan where you can receive hearty hospitality.
Please come to Kochi for an experience that you cannot have in other prefectures.

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