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Kangetsu Special Room (with open-air bath)

Indulge in the luxury and elegance of Kangetsu, the crown jewel of the Hiratakan annex of Nishimuraya Honkan.

Indulge in the luxury and elegance of Kangetsu, the crown jewel of the Hiratakan annex of Nishimuraya Honkan.

Kangetsu Special Room (with open-air bath)

Enjoy a relaxing soak in the heated open-air bath after your in-room privately served meal.
Unwind as you look out onto the courtyard garden from the raised view of the terrace room.

The guest room itself is another beauty to behold.
From the patterned transoms to the large shoji paper walls and the porcelain bath, guests demanding the most exquisite comfort and beauty possible in Kinosaki Onsen need look no further than Kangetsu Special Room.

  • Kangetsu Special Room (with open-air bath)

    Take in the beauties of the season as you relax in your private open-air bath, made of shigaraki porcelain.

    * The water of the open-air bath is regular heated bath water, and not natural hot spring water. This is by rule in Kinosaki Onsen.

Kangetsu Special Room (with open-air bath)

The Hiratakan Annex building and Kangetsu Special Room was designed by the master sukiya-style architect Masaya Hirata and is considered one of his signature designs. The large 16 tatami-mat size room can accomodate up to seven guests. Spend one unforgettable night in Kangetsu and we think you will agree that it is one of Nishimuraya Honkan’s finest room.

Room Information

  • Room type
  • Capacity
  • Level
    1st floor
    * walking to room requires climbing stairs
  • Rooms
    16 tatami-mat size room, terrace room, sink room, restroom, open air bath
  • Room features
    Wireless Internet access (free), TV, Sattelite channels (free), telephone, hot water pot, tea set, refrigerator, hair dryer, pants press (on request), floor lamp, humidifier (on request), air conditioning, toilet with washing features, bar soap (on request), body wash, shampoo, conditioner, toothbrush & toothpaste set, razor, shower cap, comb, hair brush, hand towels, bath towels, yukata, tabi socks, toilet slippers, safe

Reserve this room

Dining April 1st - November 6th Seasonal kaiseki (course) dinner served in the privacy of your room. Menu changes regularly and features local seafoods from the Sea of Japan as well as the famous Tajima beef. You have not experienced Japanese food until you have enjoyed a kaiseki dinner!
November 7th - March 31st Our legendary fresh Matsuba crab kaiseki dinner features locally caught Matsuba crab, and of course the famous Tajima beef. Upgrade your dinner to a full crab course or a special course with extra crab and premium aged Tajima beef (see our plan list for details).
Child Rates 10-12 years old 70% of adult rate. Includes dinner (with fewer menu items than adults), futon, yukata, and breakfast.
6-9 years old 50% of adult rate. Includes special childs dinner, futon, yukata, and breakfast.
0-5 years old No charge for accommodation. The following options carry charges:
  • ●Futon and yukata: 2,750 JPY
  • ●Children's dinner: 3,300 JPY
  • ●Breakfast: 1,650 JPY

Room Plan

More information

  • Traditional Room
  • Traditional Superior Room (Garden View)
  • Hatsune Room (Open-Air Bath)
  • Asuka Room (Open-Air Bath)
  • Matsu Suite Room (Garden View)
  • Traditional Suite Room (Open-Air Bath)
  • Kangetsu Suite Room (Open-Air Bath)
  • Horai Suite Room (Open-Air Bath)

Traditional Suite Room
(Open-Air Bath)


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The "Traditional Suite Room (Open-Air Bath)" is either "Kangetsu Suite Room" or "Horai Suite Room". The exact room is decided by us. If you have a preference, please indicate when booking. Preference NOT GUARANTEED.