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Japan Hotel Openings in 2022

by Katie Skrzek

Dec 30, 2021

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Destinations / Asia

Japan looks forward to new hotels and resorts set to open throughout the country in 2022.


Hoshino Resorts KAI Poroto

Set to open Jan. 14, 2022, in Hokkaido, the resort is the latest addition to Hoshino Resort’s KAI collection of ryokans. The property blends local culture and modern comfort. All 42 rooms in the resort will boast views of Lake Poroto within the forests of Hokkaido. The onsen is filled with Shiraoi water, a rare onsen water containing organic minerals from plants. Experience the local Ainu culture with nearby attractions including Upopoy National Ainu Museum and Park.


KAI Poroto

© Hoshino Resorts


Nordisk Hygge Circles Ugakei

Located in the Mie Prefecture, the Nordisk Hygge Circles Ugakei is slated to debut in spring 2022. Situated among the local trees and waterfalls, Danish architecture group Third Nature designed the luxury campground. The resort will feature three main areas: a rest area with circular cabins and glamping tents, an area for excursions and workshops, and an area where guests can pitch their own tents.



© Roka



Roka is a full-scale ryokan in the Kagawa Prefecture. It boasts private, open-air baths in all 11 of its suites. In addition to a luxury ryokan experience, the property features galleries with contemporary art pieces. Roka will be home to a Japanese-style lounge and restaurant with local specialties, including fresh seafood from the Setouchi region. The property is set to open in April 2022.


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