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Amazing Onsen in Western Kyoto

This was my first Onsen experience and it was great. I only tried the indoor baths but it didn't... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
David H
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Great place to relax after heavy walking

A nic place to relax, sufficient hot spring. Went there in a hot weather, so only stayed in 38... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2018
Carol L
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Natural hot spring Use sour sources that spring up from the premises Unusual sodium · calcium chloride fountain in Kyoto The body warms to the core, recovery from fatigue, also has effect on coldness It is open from 10 am to 1 am and the last...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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55_4-7 Saganomiyanomotocho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8315, Kyoto Prefecture
Western Kyoto
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This was my first Onsen experience and it was great. I only tried the indoor baths but it didn't make any difference to me. Several baths with different temperatures and a huge sauna. Staff is friendly and prices are explained in English. Tenzan restaurant is...More

3  Thank David H
Reviewed August 5, 2018

A nic place to relax, sufficient hot spring. Went there in a hot weather, so only stayed in 38 Celsius onsen. However, based on my experience, it is quite a small place compared to Jinjilbang in Korea. There is limited rest area, about 6 ppl...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

My first onsen experience so I was very nervous, but the staff are lovely and the facilities excellent. I really recommend trying it, something so traditional and so Japanese, not to be missed out on.

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Reviewed June 4, 2018

Me and my boyfriend wanted to try the Japanese onsen experience while traveling and I had noticed that place on the internet. We went there on a rainy day and it was a great experience! The staff is friendly, speaks English and the bath options...More

1  Thank Navigate424589
Reviewed May 16, 2018 via mobile

This is a wonderful Hot Springs spa with baths inside and out. The water is about 104°F and they had to drill down about 10,000 feet to tap in to the natural Hot Springs. It’s very clean. The women at the front desk speak some...More

1  Thank Jhb94103
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Due to tight muscles in my back, I regularly go to spas for relief at home in the USA. My experience at this Japanese onsen/spa was THE MOST AMAZING PLACE I HAVE EVER GONE TO RELAX. It was so perfect and I cannot stop raving...More

3  Thank EUGEE O
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

After an afternoon around the bamboos area ,we ahve finished our day at this onsen. Very few tourist it was perfect. Separate bath for men and women. For male you have differents bath indoor and a sauna. And very charming outdoor area with 5 differents...More

3  Thank Stef T
Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

I went there after my Arashiyama Trip, because the weather turned rainy. You can simply rent a towel, if you didn’t plan to go there. Entrance is very cheap (1050 Yen) and the rent for a towel is 200 Yen. You have as much time...More

Thank PatriciaK3
Reviewed March 30, 2018

This place is like a full on Japanese spa. There are gender separated onsen and each has access to multiple outdoor and indoor onsen. The men's section had two natural water onsen (water from actual hot springs). There was also a large, impressive sauna with...More

2  Thank Nik R
Reviewed January 4, 2018

But it gets a little crowded, as this is the only onsen in Arashiyama, Kyoto. There are a few outdoor pools and there is an indoor pool. Entrance fee was around 1000yen. There is a restaurants which sells food at reasonable price. It is easily...More

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hitherefriend
September 10, 2018|
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Response from Stef T | Reviewed this property |
Hi Very nice onsen with very few foreigners. No problem if you want to keep yr towel. People don t care. Foot bath by gender too
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hitherefriend
August 22, 2018|
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Response from PatriciaK3 | Reviewed this property |
You have to be naked while bathing, but when you leave the bath you can wrap yourself ofc. Man and women don’t share the same bath.
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Alexandra M
July 20, 2018|
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Response from Stef T | Reviewed this property |
I don t think so. But it s a nice place for relaxing after a walking a lot in Kyoto
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