"The best mountain is Mt. Fuji, the best ocean is Setouchi,
the best hot spring is in Beppu"
Hyotan Onsen being introduced by Japan's first female bus guide.
As symbolized by the phrase “The best mountain is Mt. Fuji, the best ocean is Setouchi, the best hot spring is in Beppu”,
Beppu is the best hot spring town in Japan.
This catch phrase was created by Kumahachi Aburaya.
He is also the first person to hire female bus guides on a sightseeing buses.
Beppu onsen tours, etc., were advertised in Haiku at the time,
and Hyotan Onsen was advertised in it too.
Hyotan Onsen provides various baths that represent Kannawa Onsen
Beppu, Hamawaki, Shibaseki, Kannawa, Myoban, Horita, Kankaiji, and Hamawaki are called "Beppu Hatto".
The 8 hot spring areas offer beautiful scenery and various types of water with different qualities in Beppu.
There are 11different types of hot spring water qualities found, and Beppu Hatto has 10.
Hyotan Onsen represents Kannawa area in Beppu Hatto,
and it is beloved by both locals and tourists.
Even though we have more and more guests each year, there is still plenty of room for everyone to enjoy.
There is also a restaurant that our guests can enjoy.