Awara Onsen Grandia Housen can be accessed easily from Kansai, Chubu and Hokuriku.
Experience a luxurious and authentic hot spring resort, steeped in history and tradition.

Awara Onsen boasts a history of over 130 years, dating back to when the first hot spring were discovered here in the Meiji era.
Established in 1963, our ryokan owns three hot spring water sources. The spring water is of high quality, and said to have many healing properties, allowing you to feel refreshed and revitalised during your trip.
There are various room types to choose from, such as rooms with private outdoor baths, Japanese suite rooms, barrier-free rooms, and Western-style rooms with beds.
Awara Onsen is easily accessible from Kanazawa, as well as from Kyoto and Osaka. It is a 15-minute drive to Tojinbo, a picturesque stretch of rocky coastline that is popular among visitors from both home and abroad.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is available throughout the facility, and a free shuttle bus is provided from JR Awara Onsen Station.

Kanazawa Station →
Awara Onsen Station →
Grandia Housen  about 46 minutes
  • * On the express train between Kanazawa and Awara Onsen Station.
  • Between Awara Onsen Station and Grandia Housen, it is 10 mins by taxi or
    shuttle bus (reservations required).

Enjoy the best of Japan at local sightseeing spots

Some popular sightseeing spots to explore near Grandia Housen.

A spectacular series of steep, rocky cliffs that stretch for about a kilometer along the coast. These giant, pillar-shaped rocks are a unique geological formation that can only be seen in a couple of other spots in the world, and nowhere else in Japan. Formed of pyroxene andesite, the volcanic rocks are important from a geological point of view, and designated as a Japanese natural monument.
Eihei-ji Temple
Eihei-ji Temple
An important temple of Zen Buddhism, founded approximately 750 years ago.
Kanaz Forest of Creation
Kanaz Forest of Creation
A chance to experience creative arts such as glass-blowing, ceramics, and fabric dyeing.
Shibamasa World
Shibamasa World
A 100 hectare leisure complex set adjacent to a national park.
Detailed Sightseeing Information

Basic Information

Information is available in English.
There are some English speaking staff working on the front desk. We can also respond to inquires in English by email (please allow up to 2-3 days for a response).
Unfortunately, we cannot handle inquiries in Korean or Chinese (simplified or traditional).
Vegetarian Menu Information
We can provide vegetarian meals if advance notice is given.
*Please be sure to inform us when making your reservation.
Bringing Food / Drink into the Ryokan
Please refrain from bringing in food or drinks purchased off site. There are drink vending machines available.
Check In Time
Check in is from 3:00pm - 7:00pm if a dinner course is included in your reservtaion package. (If you will arrive after 6:00pm, please contact us in advance.)
*Please note that the check-in / check-out time may vary according to your reservation package.
Wi-Fi Information
A free, public wireless LAN (Wi-Fi) connection can be accessed in guest rooms, meeting rooms, banquet halls, convention halls, restaurants, the lobby, and the lounge.

Wi-FiFree Wi-Fi throughout the facility

Luggage Check
We can look after your luggage (except valuables) at the front desk before you check in / after your check out.
Credit Cards
We accept the following credit cards: JCB, VISA, Mastercard, American Express, UC, DC, NICOS, UFJ, Saison
Cancellation Policy
  • 6-7 days prior: 10% of accommodation fee
  • 4-5 days prior: 20% of accommodation fee
  • 2-3 days prior: 30% of accommodation fee
  • Day before: 50% of accommodation fee
  • On the day cancellation / No-show: 100% of accommodation fee
  • *Please note that there is a special cancellation policy rules for groups of 14 or more people.


  • Fukui Tourrism Guide