Located in Yufu, within a 14-minute walk of Yufuin Motorcycle Museum and 25 miles of Oita Bank Dome, Baien provides accommodations with an open-air bath and free Wifithroughout the property as well as free private parking for guests who drive. Each room at the 4-star ryokan has mountain views, and guests can enjoy access to a hot spring bath and a public bath. The ryokan features family rooms. At the ryokan, the rooms come with a tatami. Each room has air conditioning, a dressing room and a flat-screen TV, and certain rooms at Baien have a patio. At the accommodation each room includes bed linen and towels. An Asian breakfast is available daily at Baien. Popular points of interest near the ryokan include Kinrinko Lake, Yufuin Stained Glas Museum and Unaki Hime Shrine. The nearest airport is Oita Airport, 33 miles from Baien.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.7 for a two-person trip.

Baien has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Jul 10, 2015

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Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.7)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info


Free Private Parking Available On Site

Open-air bath, ​Public Bath, ​Hot spring bath


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Guest reviews


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  • Sohail
    Beautiful property. Lovely onsens. Great service. Highly recommend
  • Loletta
    Elegant but modern design, very clean and comfortable. It’s a place to destress. The onsens are very beautiful but the water doesn’t smell like onsen water.
  • Lei
    The staff were very kind and helped us carry all our luggage to our rooms at check-in. Another staff member politely escorted us into the room and explained every detail. The room is quiet, and you can hear the birds at night. The daily Japanese...
  • Yitian
    Great service from Pakthor from the front counter and Uchiyama at meal service . Thank you both for the great service
  • Chew123
    The rooms are spacious and comfortable. Meals were sumptuous and well executed, kudos to the chef. We were so full from breakfast and dinner that we skipped lunch. There was also one staff who was exceedingly polite when he served our meals for...
  • Chiachi
    The room is quite big and cozy for us. The family spring is big but unfortunately only 2 are available. They provide self-drink bar at night and you could make your own drink and spent time at lobby.
  • Emma
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Love everything about it😍 the friendly staff, beautiful annex, clean Onsen, amazing japanese breakfast and the location, which near by a wonderful little village called Yufuin floral village. This is our best choice of hotels out of 9 in this 3...
  • Wai
    Hong KongHong Kong
    Excellent ! The service is good. The rooms are clean , neat and tidy.
  • Hyunjae
    South KoreaSouth Korea
    Everyone very kind. Thanks for everything. Good and calm rest in there.
  • Phyllis
    Hong KongHong Kong
    Wonderful service, friendly and welcoming staff. Private onsen was really nice.

Property questions and answers
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  • What is the price range for the dinner?

    Answered on 1 January 2023
  • What time are the communal baths available?

    Please note that the hot springs are not available from 00:00 to 5:00.
    Answered on 25 June 2021
  • what does "shared bathroom" means? no shower or bathtub in room?

    The ryokan has a total of 26 rooms. Among them, only 5 guest rooms have an open-air bath. The other 21 rooms must use the public bath and family bath.
    Answered on 2 February 2023
  • What time do I have to arrive for dinner?

    Dinner is served from 18:00 to 21:00. ※Please enter the restaurant before 20:30.
    Answered on 3 December 2019
  • do all rooms come with a private onsen?

    thank you for the mail. The ryokan has a total of 26 guest rooms. Only 5 of them have a private open-air bath. The other 21 rooms will use a public la..
    Answered on 2 February 2023
  • Do you cater for any allergy or food preferences?

    Yes for allergies. Please send us an email soon after making your reservation.
    Answered on 3 December 2019
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Amenities of Baien
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular amenities
  • Free parking
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Linens
  • Alarm clock
  • Walk-in closet
  • Mountain view
  • View
  • Garden
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Socket near the bed
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Kids' meals
  • Special diet meals (on request)
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    • Vending machine (drinks)
    • Wake-up service
    • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
    • Convenience store on site
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Mosquito net
    • Heating
    • Carpeted
    • Family rooms
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Entire unit located on ground floor
    • Public Bath
    • Open-air bath
    • Hot spring bath
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Chinese

    House rules

    Baien takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 3:00 PM to 8:00 PM


    From 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in

    Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card UC JCB Cash Baien accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


    Smoking is not allowed.


    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    - Guests with a tattoo may not be permitted to enter public bathing areas and other public facilities.

    - Please be advised that guests will be provided Japanese futon bedding for extra bed requests.

    - Guests arriving after 18:00 must inform the property in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

    - In order to prepare special amenities for men and women, guests are kindly requested to indicate the gender of each guest staying in the room in the Special Requests box when booking.

    - Children sharing beds with adults can have a meal at an extra cost. Guests must inform the property of the child's age and whether if a meal is required.

    *Children Rates
    - Childrens Rates apply for children aged 12 years and under for options such as extra bedding and meals. Please contact the property for more details.

    In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

    FAQs about Baien

    • The prices at Baien may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Baien offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Massage
      • Hot spring bath
      • Open-air bath
      • Public Bath

    • Guests staying at Baien can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Asian

    • Yes, Baien is popular with guests booking family stays.

    • Check-in at Baien is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:30 AM.

    • Room options at Baien include:

      • Family

    • Baien is 0.8 miles from the center of Yufu. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.