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Reviewed December 23, 2017

Nice Ryokan, just a little out of place unless you drive. Beautiful scenery and spacious bungalow. Private onsen with well appointed shower and changing room. Well though-of design. Dinner and breakfast was jap traditional and served in bungalow. Prompt polite service. An area of suggestion...More

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Reviewed April 24, 2017

Our stay at "Bettei Soan" was very restful and luxurious. We began our trip by staying at typical small rooms of the hotels in Tokyo and other areas on our way to Kyushu, but when we came to our private bungalow at Bettei Soan, we...More

Thank 291shoregal
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Pros: + Great location. Quiet and beautiful. + Very helpful stuff. Polite and welcome. + PRIVATE ONSEN POOL! + Dining is fantastic. Cons: - Nothing really. The only difficulty we had was to find it. Its entrance is actually hidden in a backroad. It has...More

1  Thank RoyZ1984
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Bettei Soan is a very reasonable priced boutique ryokan with individual villa and high standard private hot spring bath in each of the sixteen villas . Service and meals are very good . The lady manager speaks good english . You can choose free shuttle...More

1  Thank StephenSC26416
Reviewed April 6, 2016

Bettei Soan was an ultra luxurious all villa onsen resort situated in the southern part of Mt Aso region. It was the most luxurious resort we stayed for our recent Kyushu trip. Note that there were two sister properties side-by-side in this resort - one...More

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$366 - $747 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#10 Top resorts Hotel in Minamiaso-mura
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Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Kumamoto Prefecture > Aso-gun > Minamiaso-mura
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Bettei Soan Kumamoto Prefecture/Aso-Gun, Japan
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"6 villas are two storeys ( sleeping rooms on 2nd floor) .The other 10 villas are single storey . All with..."
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