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Hottarakashi Onsen

Address: 1669-18 Yatsubo, Yamanashi 405-0036 , Yamanashi Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 553-23-1526
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Ranked #1 of 4 Activities in Yamanashi
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

"Hottarakashi onsen "is a nice hot spring. It takes 15 minutes from Yamanashi-shi station by car. You can see the beautiful view of Mt.Fuji and Kofe basin taking a bath because it is located in near the top of the mountain.The night view is better!! Most rare point of Hottarakashi onsen is opening before dawn!So, a lot of people visit... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014 via mobile

You can go to here to use Chuo Line and taxi. There are two big bath in here,and You can see Mount Fuji. I want you to eat buckwheat noodles. This price make you hot and happy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

You can reach Hottarakashi Onsen (Yen700) from Yamanashishi JR Station by either taxi (Yen2,150) or bus (Yen100, 1030/1340/1645hrs <> 1040/1350/1500hrs) getting off at the Fujiya Fruit Park Hotel terminus. From here follow the road uphill, past the go kart circuit; it is a 30min walk uphill to Hottarakashi. You will be rewarded with a delightful onsen in rustic surroundings and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I heard tons about this onsen, so it was the first one I went to. It does indeed have a gorgeous view, but it was also very crowded. Maybe because it was a Saturday during festival season when it was just starting to get cold out. I also marked it down one point because the facilities were not as clean... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011

One of the most memorable onsen experiences ever, once in the rotenburo (outside hot spring bath). Imagine Mt Fuji appearing in front of you as the sun rises, while immersed in a therapeutic hot spring at dawn. We stayed at the Chisun Inn Kofu Isawa and left a little after 5:30 am. Only a 10-15 minutes drive up the mountain,... More 

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