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Naoshima Bath

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Address: 2252-2, Kagawa-gun, Naoshima-cho 761-3110, Kagawa Prefecture
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Phone Number: +81 87-892-2626
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Unconventional onsen

Loved the ambience, decor and music. Super clean facility. Bathing facility is a little small for a public bath but confortable. A price is a little high considering the size of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
AlLiCeV
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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Redditch, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the ambience, decor and music. Super clean facility. Bathing facility is a little small for a public bath but confortable. A price is a little high considering the size of the bath and fact that no soap / towels are provided. Bring your own! Also possible to purchase there. All in all a very relaxing experience and worse a... More 

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hong kong
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

since got no time also take many hot spring before. we don't go inside but take outside visit. design is interesting. ok

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Boston
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016

When in Japan, you should experience the communal bath at least once. This one is traditional in most respects except that it's also an art installation itself! Lovely. We had visited a traditional bath in Kyoto a few nights before where the customers were almost entirely old women, making us the youngest ones there, while here in Naoshima we were... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

We had to leave the island because a typhoon was due and we didn't want to get trapped. It started to rain just as we got there so we cancelled our bath plans and went back for our luggage. It looks amazing on the outside and the interior is even more quirky apparently. I've been told to take your own... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

the exterior design was so unique and colorful, so were changing room and bathroom interior!! but bathtub itself was quite small as public one

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

This bath house (which I have seen called I love yu) is fun and quirky. Located close to the port. A great thing to do after a day of walking around checking out the town. It's a bit small and no frills (towels and soap cost extra) but the decor is engaging and it is clean. Very quite different than... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 23, 2016 via mobile

Really worth a visit to see bath/locker room interior. Not your traditional 銭湯 (neighborhood bathhouse)! But they're not terribly friendly compared to other places and bring your own soap or you'll have to buy some.

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Alameda, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2015

One of the nicest baths I have visited in Japan. Bright clean and artistic. Came out very relaxed. The staff was very kind to foreigners and we always need some help.

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Thank Sid W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2015 via mobile

Lovely staff and locals. Curious to find - come straight out of the port stop and head to the bike hire shop on the left an it's down the side alley. 510 Yen for an adult.

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Thank Max M
Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2015

An old public bath restored and redecorated by the Japanese modern artist/ recuperation artist Shinro Otake. A fun experience for sure, with bits and pieces of sexy Japanese artwork from various periods in the dressing rooms and in the bathtub. Less than 5 minute walk from the main port of Naoshima. Soap and towels and other related merchandise designed by... More 

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