New inn style: Tokyo's first luxury ryokan

Style & Design Jul 30, 2016

New inn style: Tokyo's first luxury ryokan

by Danielle Demetriou

There are seasonal ikebana arrangements, tatami-mat flooring, kimono-style outfits for guests and a steaming hot onsen spring water bath. So far, so ryokan, the traditional-style Japanese inns that dot the country. Until a screen slides open in one of the guestrooms, and 11th-floor views of ...