Yamashiro Onsen, Japan
At a Glance
Stunning design using an incredible array of natural materials and textures
Fantastic spa with specially formulated treatments to indulge body and mind
Mouth watering cuisine and stunning service
Expansive guest rooms with private terraces and open air baths
Beautiful indoor and outdoor public bath
Meet our specialists
Call us on 858 345 1762 to start planning your vacation to Beniya Mukayu or take a look at our itineraries to Kanazawa and the Kiso Valley
Situated just outside Yamashiro a small spa town known for its onsens and healing waters lies the beautiful Beniya Mukayu. Situated around a beautiful wild garden each of the 17 rooms have lovely peaceful views, of the garden and town of Yamashiro in the distance. The design of the property uses a unique blend of natural materials to give a stunning blend of textures and warm tones. The paired back design adds to the sense of relaxation with the uncluttered spaces providing an oasis of calm.
Each of the 17 rooms are based on the traditional Ryokan style of rooms with tatami and equipped with private terraces and enormous open air baths in which to relax. There is also the choice of western rooms that provide a fantastic mix of traditional Japanese design with the benefit of a separate bedrooms with western style beds. The suites provide even more space with large living rooms and spacious terraces on which to relax and enjoy the surrounding views.
There is one main dining room at Beniya Mukayu providing mouth watering traditional Japanese cuisine with Kaiseki dinner and Japanese or western breakfast which all looks as incredible as it tastes, with the importance of presentation playing a large role in the menu. It is not only your palate that is pampered here as the spa is fantastic and offers a number of unique treatments which have been developed especially for the Ryokan and complemented by the luxurious bath products available in each room.
Alongside the spa there are two public onsens for men and women with indoor and outdoor baths, a fully stocked library and tea house in the garden for private tea ceremonies.
Each of the 17 rooms is modelled with beautiful clean lines and a paired back design using natural materials with a variety of textures to give a warm feel. The Japanese Premier rooms offer views over the garden and have a traditional layout with tatami mats, a beautiful terrace and private open air bath. Some of the rooms even come complete with hammocks. The Western Premier Rooms provide a similar layout but with beds off the floor on platforms and the Suites provide even more room with large living room and expansive terrace overlooking the gardens and town beyond.
Location & Directions
Yamashiro Onsen, Japan
Beniya Mukayu is located just outside Yamashiro in the Ishikawa perfecture in west Japan. Surrounded by a beautiful wild garden, Beniya Mukayu provides a stunning retreat with easy access to a wonderful array of cultural sites.
When to go
Yamashiro is characterized by a very seasonal climate with high precipitation. The climate here in winter is much cooler than it is in Tokyo. The best time to visit Yamashiro is from April to June and September to November.