Hotel Gozen-sui located at Lake Akan hot spring resort always offer good price for us.
This hotel is not gorgeous but comfortable and clean.
Also you can see a great view of Lake Akan.
At breakfast time you can enjoy free coffee service.
How about relaxing at the lobby with great view of the lake?
During check in time ( around 15:00 to 17:00 ) they prepare dispenser of soft served ice cream and you can eat all you can eat!
This is my room.
I arrived at late so stuff prepared Futon mats for me.
Basically, stuff prepare Futon mats when their guests go out to have dinner.
The room is very traditional Japanese style.
It is not sophisticated and gorgeous but clean, relaxing and comfortable.
This was my dinner.
The chef prepared nice dinner for me.
Sashimi, Stewed pork and vegetables, Grilled fish, Tempra of Wakasagi smelt fish, Japanese hot pot cooked on the paper, Japanese style savory egg custard, Japanese pickles, boiled rice, soup and so on.
At midnight I visited hot springs in this hotel.
Here you can put your cloth in baskets.
There is also locker room to put your valuable things inside.
I wore Yukata, casual and single-layered cotton kimono arranged in my room this time.
When you stay at Japanese style hot spring resort Yukata, big towels and small towels are prepared in your room.
You change your clothes to Yukata and bring 2 different sizes of towels to hot springs.
This is inside hot spring facility.
We rinse ourselves before soaking.
Shampoo and conditioner are prepared.
You can bring small towel to clean yourself or hide your self.
After going out hot springs you use big towel to dry you.
This is hot spring inside facility.
This is open-air hot spring.
The hotel offers free water and cold tea service ( basically barley tea )
It is so refreshing after soaking hot springs.
When you go eastern part of Hokkaido and decide to stay at Lake Akan resort this hotel should be one of your options.
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