Taishokaku (大松閣) is a long-established Japanese inn (ryokan) in Hanno City, Saitama. The location is surrounded by mountains of Okumusashi and the inn has been running for 100 years. Because of the location, it’s like you’re in a secret hideout. Taishokaku is well known for its hot springs (onsen) and is said to have been discovered 800 years ago when a hunter found an injured deer bathing in the hot spring to heal its wound.
Taishokaku has 4 hot springs each with a different theme for you to enjoy, and you can enjoy even if you are visiting for a day trip.
Location: 917 Shimonaguri, Hanno-shi, Saitama
Station: Hanno Station (Seibu Ikebukuro Line/Seibu Chichibu Line)
Free shuttle bus available from the station (reservation required)