This blog is written by author Sachiko who is not a native speaker of English, so it may be hard to read. It is translated from the summary of Japanese page;

Onsen “Shohoen” (Kowakubi spa village, Daisen city)

This hot spring is through the rice fields in the rural landscape.

It is a member of Japan Association of Secluded Hot Spring Inns, and opened to day use too.

The building is a registered tangible cultural property.



Onsen ryokan inn “Shohoen” (

【Address】268, Kowakubi, Kowakubi, Daisen-shi, Akita-ken, Japan


The information is as of April 22th 2017.