Undergoing renovations in autumn 2013, Hotel Housenkaku boasts natural hot spring baths and traditional Japanese-style guestrooms with a relaxing ambience. JR Beppu Station is a 10-minute walk away. Fitted with a tatami (woven-straw) flooring and futon bedding, each room has a flat-screen TV, a fridge and an electric kettle. Some rooms come with a private bathroom. Guests at Housenkaku Hotel can unwind at the public bathing area, or enjoy shopping at the on-site gift shop. Beppu Tower is located just a few minutes’ walk away. The hotel offers Japanese meals featuring seasonal vegetables and local ingredients.