Press Release - Kasho Gyoen Ryokan in Hokkaido Joins Bear Luxe Japan Network
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**Aug 1,2019, Tokyo** — Today, Bear Luxe Japan (BLJ), a network of luxury travel designers and suppliers operating in Japan, announced that the Kasho Gyoen Ryokan in Hokkaido has joined their consortium, offering luxury accommodation integrated deep in nature, immersing guests in unspoilt landscapes, where the magic of Hokkaido is experienced immediately with long lasting effects. The ryokan with over 10,000 square meters of ground, is located in Shikotsu-Toya National Park, a verdant, primeval forest that exemplifies the forces of nature revered by Japanese. The centerpieces of the property include our gardens, legacy passed on through generations, magnificaent and ancient trees, and a great pond frequented by local and migratory birds. ![]( Facility boasts twenty-three rooms, all of which are Suites with a Shikotsu-Toya National Park View Bath. Nothing is more soothing than soaking while experiencing arcadian life. Utilizing local material, such as the Japanese Mizunara oak along with ash trees, the exterior becomes the interior. Rooms also have Sapporo soft stone, which adds to a sophisticated, clean design. Renowned architect Hideyuki Hiramoto oversaw the hotel design, and of his creation, has said that he, “researched some materials and crafts produced locally and in Hokkaido, and then brought these influences together in a modern spatial design.” Surrounding the property is an array of lighting both evocative as well as calming. Dining experience features the Seasonal Flavors of Bountiful Hokkaido. Famous its kombu (seaweed), crab, matsutake mushrooms, and Nikka whisky, Hokkaido’s bounty also includes delicious fruits, vegetables, seafood, poultry and beef. Our Italian chef cultivates close relationships with producers to ensure the best, and then meticulously prepares them so that guests experience the deepest flavors. The move adds 23 suites to BLJ's accommodation offerings in Hokkaido. For inquriies contact Bear Luxe Corporation EGG JAPAN 9F Shin-Marunouchi Building, 1-5-1Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-6509 TELFAX 03-6339-5061 EMAIL About Bear Luxe Japan Bear Luxe Japan is a network of the country's leading luxury travel suppliers dedicated to providing bespoke travel experiences with a human touch. Our industry-first digital portal seamlessly connects buyers and sellers at a one-stop window for marketing materials, negotiations, reservations and payments. Our goal is to contribute to the creation of meaningful luxury travel experiences that support the further development of Japanese culture and tradition and sustain local industries.