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Kuma no Yu

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Address: Yunosawacho, Menashi-gun, Rausu-cho 086-1822, Hokkaido
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7:00 am - 5:00 am
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 am
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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Kumanoyu is a secret hot spring made in the forest of a riverbank of the...

Kumanoyu is a secret hot spring made in the forest of a riverbank of the Rausu River, managed by local lovers. Because of the good quality and heat of hot water, Kumanoyu is popular among local fishermen as well. ●Hot spring water quality: Sulfer-containing, sodium, chloride spring (hydrogen sulfide system) ●Available Period: Whole year (not available between 5-7am due to the cleaning) ●Having dressing room ●Separate bath for men and women

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Lovely natural hot spring, very hot. You have to understand Onsen rules before entering the bath. Biggest pool is mixed but was only used by mostly men and one women. There is a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Lovely natural hot spring, very hot. You have to understand Onsen rules before entering the bath. Biggest pool is mixed but was only used by mostly men and one women. There is a little tiny pool for women only beside but without any view on the nature around. If you are not too shy, try the mixed bath as it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Kumanoyu onsen, is a public hot spring by the road from Shiretoko to Rausu (after Shiretoko pass, closer to Rausu). It is very close to Rausu visitor centre on the other side of the road (west, or uphill from the visitor centre, maybe 500m). There is a small car park on the road side by the river. You have to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

If you want to take this bath, DO make sure to understand how to take Japanese bath. It’s not difficult, quite same as Japanese hot spring or Sento , i.e. wash your body, rinse well, after that entering a bath tab without put your towels in the water. You can google for detailed way. The reason why I write it... More 

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