- Minami Ryokan
An inn with a hot spring spa and a relaxing Japanese-style interior
In front of Minami Ryokan lies the spacious Sumiyoshi Coast's sandy beach. The inn has a licence to participate in fish auctions, and seasonal fish is carefully selected at Ryotsu Market every morning. The inn serves dishes wholeheartedly prepared from seasonal, delicious mountain vegetables and Sado-grown rice. The inn also belongs to Niigata Alpine Club, and is an ideal base for trekking and fishing. The owner who loves the nature in Sado will greet you with a warm welcome.
Facility Basic Information
- 215-1 Sumiyoshi, Sado, Niigata 952-0015
- Official site
- Payment Methods
- Credit cards not accepted Datcha coin (local currency)
- Assistance in Foreign Languages
- Available Free Wi-Fi internet access
- General Accessibility
- Not Available
- Satellite TV
- Not Available
- Transport Access
- Ryotsu Port Approx 5 minutes by car
- Nearest bus stop
- Sumiyoshi Onsenmae （Higashikaigansen Line） Approx. 2 minutes on foot from bus stop
- Price per night （Tax included）
Half Board Package 10,950 yen～
Bed and Breakfast 8,250 yen～
Simple Package without Meals 6,090 yen～
- Number of rooms
- Business Period
- Open all year
- Book Online
- Facilities and Service
Banquet rooms, large bathroom, outdoor bath, hot spring, etc.
- En-suite bathroom
- Not Available
Toothbrush, Shampoo, Hair conditioner, Bath towel, Body soap, Soap bar, Shaving razor, Yukata (cotton kimono), Hairdryer
- Transfer Service
- Hot Spring
Hot Spring, Outdoor bath
- Maximum Capacity
- Large bathroom with a maximum capacity of 7 persons each for men's and women's baths / Outdoor bath with a maximum capacity of 5 persons each for men's and women's baths
- Health Benefits
- Considered to be beneficial for neuralgia, muscle pain, joint pain, frozen shoulder, bruise, sprain, chronic entheropathy, sensitivity to cold, convalescence, recovery from fatigue, chronic skin diseases, chronic gynopathy, etc.
- Hot Spring quality
- Sodium Chloride Springs
- Hot Spring temperature
Ryokan (Japanese-style Inn) Hot Spring Use of bathing facilities only
Jugetsukan hotel stands at the source of Sumiyoshi Onsen and Shiizaki Onsen hot springs, and offers hot spa bath with a continuous flow of hot spa water from the source. The inn faces the Ryotsu Bay with a view of the car ferries sailing. In front of the inn lies Sumiyoshi Coast known as a sea fishing spot. Meals provided are seafood dishes prepared from scrupulously selected fresh and flavourful ingredients unique to Sado. The sweet taste of Koshihikari rice which is wholeheartedly home-grown and completely granular is exceptionally delicious.
Diving Service F.WAVE
F.WAVE guides you to the best diving spots according to the state of the sea and also offers trekking tours mainly in the Osado Mountains. F.WAVE's style is to keep guests in small groups so that they can be guided with special attention and instruction through the eco tours. F.WAVE's reception desk is on the second floor of Sado Kisen Ryotsu Ferry Terminal from April until November, and offers rental services outdoor goods and sells them too.
A gravesite of Kita Ikki
Shokoji Temple, close to Kita' birthplace in the Ryotsu Minato area, is a temple for deceased ancestors of the Kita family. His tomb is situated in the Aoyama Cemetary of Shokoji Temple, overlooking the rural landscape of Harakuro (Shiizaki). Although Kita Ikki was a leading thinker and socialist from the Meiji to early Showa times (early 20th century), many people still visit and lay flowers on his grave.
Ryokan (Japanese-style Inn) Hot Spring Outdoor bath Private bath Use of bathing facilities only
Hotel New Katsura
Hotel New Katsura is superbly located on the lakeside, close to the sea. Standing on the heights of the Shiizaki Onsen hot spring village, with an abundance of hot spring water, Hotel New Katsura provides large bathrooms for men and women, as well as, two outdoor bathrooms and a private outdoor bath. Baths are also open for day-trip visitors. Hotel New Katsura treats you to meals only available in Sado, prepared using seafood sourced from the local Ryotsu market, Koshihikari rice harvested in the rice paddies in front of the hotel, and the vegetables grown with utmost care by the hotel staff members.
Stores where you can eat and drink nearby
Casual Eatery Light meal
Pot stickers & coffee Oni Café
Oni Café is a coffee shop serving locally loved handmade potstickers, which were passed down from a longtime ramen shop after it closed its doors. Enjoy chatting with the owner who has a deep affection for Ondeko (deity [oni
Tea House/Coffee Shop Light meal
café rest Moa
Café Rest Moa is located opposite the Sado Kisen's Ryotsu Ferry Terminal. Their delicious box lunch (served at lunchtime between 11:00 - 14:00) enjoys great popularity. The selection of bento includes Squid & Spring Onion, Breaded Deep-fried Meat, as well as seasonal items such as the Deep-fried Breaded Oysters Bento. Breakfast deals, known as "morning service" in Japan, are available. The original blend coffee tastes rich and mellow.