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Nice and relaxing

We purchased the special Kotoden package for JPY1000 yesterday - included a one-day train pass... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2019
Btong22
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Beautiful and clean onsen

This is one of my favourite onsens of all time (have been to Japan three times and onsen-ed several... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2019
oliveles84
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Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

We purchased the special Kotoden package for JPY1000 yesterday - included a one-day train pass, onsen fee and a free towel. The train pass is a big fan so a bit ridiculous - but also funny - to carry around in Winter. A short walk...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Btong22
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

This is one of my favourite onsens of all time (have been to Japan three times and onsen-ed several times each trip). There is an indoor bath and three outdoor baths for each gender, with variations in temperature from cool to warm to very hot....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank oliveles84
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We bought the Kotoden day pass + onsen entry package. Great deal. Bring your toilettes the package includes a towel but not the toilettes. The onsen is around 10-15 min walk from the station. The spa is not big and most are local people. I...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kristinew409
Reviewed June 14, 2018

A fantastic Onsen, people with design affinity will love this place as it uses natural materials in a very sensible way. Shampoo and body soap are supplied, the spacious garden holds 4 baths in various temperatures and most guests seem to be local. Children are...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank efrat-exploring
Reviewed December 25, 2017

Busshozan is quite far away from downtown Takamatsu, you have to take the train there (about 10mins) and walk a fair amount to reach it, but it's quite worth it. Unlike some onsen towns, Takamatsu doesn't have a lot of hot springs around, so if...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank Rachel E
Reviewed June 25, 2017

great experience, enjoying spa in out. but it has an uneasy access. 10 min by walk from busshozan station.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank 동현 임
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Tip: you can buy a package at the main Kotoden train stations: 1000¥ gets you a round trip ticket to Busshozan station, admission to the onsen, a small souvenir towel and a paper Marugame fan which serves as your train ticket. Check out the poster...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank ArizonaSweetpea
Reviewed December 28, 2016

As other travellers' images would reveal, the onsen is indeed very modern, with a traditional layout inside. Towels and toiletries are not supplied (you can buy them), so bring your own. The whole onsen feels like a bathhouse and everyone inside are locals. Remember to...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank D L
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

We took our children here (8,13) for their first Onsen experience and I think it was a good choice. The Onsen is very beautiful and very modern design, but somehow still feels like a traditional community Onsen as well. We went just after lunch which...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank morningslippers
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Nice onsen in authentic neighbourhood. I'll bring home the sense of a typical tranquil monday evening in Takamazu

Date of experience: August 2016
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