Firstly, the light is very different from the other islands. Then, there are the lunar landscapes overlooked by Mount Aso, one of the archipelago’s most majestic volcanoes. Kyushu offers another side to Japan, where bamboo and palm trees stand next to crater lakes. A delightful digression untouched by time ...
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Hotel and restaurant in the country. Here, a few chickens amble across the courtyard; there, a fish leaps from the pond. Nature, in this hamlet of thatched-roofed cottages tucked away in the heart of the forest, right next to a river, is all enveloping. Each tiny house, perched on rock and swathed in greenery, houses a suite furnished and decorated in the most traditional of styles, conjuring feelings of infinite peace. The door slides open and leads to a natural stone bath fed by a hot-water spring. In the morning, guests take breakfast in a dining room next to the river. Cuisine is authentic, delicate and subtly aromatic, prepared from vegetables straight from the kitchen garden. ... Learn moreless
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Hotel and restaurant in the woods. It is through reconnecting with nature that one's humanity can be discovered. Driven by his vision, the site's owner has spent over twenty years landscaping the woods and hills, excavating the hot springs, to give birth to this rare place. Set deep in the four seasons forest and overlooking the volcanic mountains of Kagoshima, a handful of discreet villas welcome those in search of serenity. Tranquility reigns, open air baths and spas soothe the body, and the spectacular view over Mount Kirishima calms the spirit. Rooted in its region, the restaurant serves original cuisine with seasonal vegetables from the garden and chickens raised on its own farm. ... Learn moreless
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Total price communicated as an indication, based on a stay of the number of nights recommended on this webpage, taking place in the next 3 months, and based on double occupancy (excluding recommended activities, excluding properties not bookable online).
To give you inspiration, Relais & Châteaux presents the Routes du Bonheur: Suggestions for travel itineraries that you can fully personalise according to your wishes and the experiences you would like to discover. Our consultants are available to help customise your route and assist you in making reservations at our properties. It is up to you to reserve any recommended activities on-site or nearby that might interest you.