Kawayu Onsen Reviews
Kawayu onsen is a small onsen town in the Kumano Kodo area. The main feature is the open air hot springs that are formed by a natural pool in the river. You can soak with the hot spring bubbles and... more »
Foreign visitors tend to skip this sleepy village for a more sexy neighboring village of Yunomine onsen when choosing among the 3 onsen villages in the Hongu area of Wakayama. This is... more »
Wish I could have stayed a week! Huge 10+ tatami room. Perfect for small family. Ask for river view. Buffet has many options. Super warm staff. Lobby shop is handy. Self -service laundry.
Loved this so much! Usually you can find a hole someone else have dug. Went in late May so the off season. Beautiful!
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