Accommodations / Hot Spring Spots in Hokkaido Area

  • New Chitose Airport Onsen
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    4.0
    217 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Chitoseshi Bibi 987-22 New Chitose Airport Domestic Terminal Building 4F
    A natural hot spring bath facility located on the fourth floor of the domestic terminal in New Chitose Airport. The waters come from a salt spring. Bathing in them helps prevent perspiration, aiding in warming and moisturizing the skin and body. In addition to baths, the facility also has a stone sauna and massage room. The facility also offers hotel rooms; breakfast is served starting at six a.m., ensuring even those with an early flight can enjoy the most important meal of the day before checkout. There's also a women's only room in the relaxation room, ensuring women are comfortable during their visit as well.

    Wow! The airport is huge! Hotel was comfortable enough for an overnight stopover. Breakfast was ok, nothing special. Rooms were very clean and comfortable, no noise from the airport, heaps of places...

  • Hot Spring Lodge Daiichi
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    4.5
    235 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Shibetsugunnakashibetsuchou Youroushi 518
    This venerable hot spring ryokan in Nakashibetsu Town, Shibetsu County, Hokkaido was established in 1929. All the baths are supplied with natural hot spring water, and guests flock to enjoy their outdoor baths. There are also indoor baths and private ones to match any group needs. The ryokan itself has a large sunken fireplace to sit by and relax.

    The rooms are spacious and warm unlike other breakfast and dinner are more like a banquet. And you could book private Onsen if too shy to do it in the public. We are happy that our guide has chosen...

  • Akan Yuku no Sato Tsuruga and Lake Akan Tsuruga Wings
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    4.0
    204 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Kushiroshi Akanchouakankonsen 4-6-10
    You can see the beautiful Lake Akan from the Akan Yuku no Sato Tsuruga, which is a Japanese-style onsen hotel. The Lake Akan Tsuruga Wings just next door is a very stylish onsen resort. Regardless of where you are staying, you can enjoy a variety of luxuries at both hotels that include open-air baths, a high-quality bedrock spa and the beauty salon. You can also visit the hot spring for a day trip.

    We used two days here while on an extended photo trip to the region. There are winter activities available but I just chilled. The hotel is very modern and stylish. Lots of cultural references to...

  • Tokachigawa hot spring Kangetsuen
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    4.0
    220 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Katougunotofukechou Tokachigawaonsenminami 14-2
    This is an onsen lodging facility in Hokkaido's Otofuke town, Kato County. The Natural Moor Hotspring water is rich in plant extracts and rock minerals, and is known for its beautifying effects. The onsens include outdoor baths offering views of Tokachi's natural beauty, as well as larger group baths and onsen-equipped private rooms. The hall also has an aesthetic salon.

    This place is a little hidden so be sure to use the map code. Hotel signage is in kanji so take a look a the photo. They have the best air conditioning, I used the inside onsen but my family...

  • Sounkyo Onsen
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    4.0
    63 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Kamikawa-gun Kamikawacho Sounkyo
    A hot spring district located in a ravine consisting of some 24 kilometers of continuous sheer cliffs at the foot of Mt. Kurodake. The area boasts over 60 source springs and an accordingly abundant flow of piping hot water. One of Hokkaido's top destinations for picturesque scenery, this hot spring village also serves as a base for sightseeing in Daisetsuzan National Park. There are many famous and beautiful waterfalls in the area such as Ryusei Falls; a stream in the area, fed by a hot spring, is lined with Japanese maples and many other deciduous trees, and in fall the entire area is decorated with gorgeous autumn foliage. The area's mildly alkaline chloride springs and sulfate springs are gentle on the skin and accordingly are favored by men and women of all ages.

    The writer took the JR from Asahikawa to Kamikawa and bus to Sounkyo Onsen in Nov 2019. It was a snowy and windy day that I could not walk to the nearest fall. The city was quietly and could be...

  • Tokachi Makubetsu Onsen Grandvrio Hotel Hananoyu
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    4.0
    137 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Nakagawa-gun Makubetsucho Yoda 384
    "This health spa is located in the Yoda area of Makubetsu-cho, Nakagawa County. It uses flowing sodium-chloride springs from the Tokachi Makubetsu Onsen that come straight from the source. It is a rare moor hot spring that contains components derived from plants and has many skin beautifying properties. It holds a large communal bath, smaller bathtubs, sauna, a family bath with an ""ondol"" stove, restaurant, karaoke area and Japanese-style rooms for rent (reservation required)."

    Onsen is authentic, I enjoyed it, don’t miss it. Room and hotel is old but very cosy; gives a touch of classic Japanese hotel from the 80s. Sound proofing could be improved as my room do have the...

  • Noboribetsu Onsen
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    Hokkaido Noboribetsu-shi Noboribetsuonsencho
    This hot spring area, one of the country’s foremost, is blessed with an abundance of high quality hot spring waters. There are nine varieties of source springs found in the area, each with its own coloration and purported health benefits, including sulfur springs, chloride springs, alum springs, sulfate springs, melanterite springs, iron springs, acidic springs, alkaline springs, and radium springs. In the indigenous Ainu language, “nupur pet” means “white, cloudy river” or “dark colored river;” believed to be the phrase from which the Japanese place name “Noboribetsu” is derived. It also alludes to the area’s abundance of hot water, which is so great that it even changes the color of the river. Many people come here to enjoy the area’s distinctive and atmospheric hot spring hotels and inns, and to enjoy a day trip spent sampling different bathhouses. The area offers plenty of opportunities for sightseeing, including picturesque Noboribetsu Jigokudani (Hell Valley), Oyunuma Pond, and Tessen Pond, plus destinations like famous scenery, historic sites, and theme parks.
  • Jozankei hot spring
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Minami-ku Jouzankei Hot spring
    This valley is in Sapporo's Minami Ward. In addition to Jozankei hot springs there are also tourist attractions like Hoheikyo Onsen, Jozankei Dam, and Hoheikyo Dam. It's also a great place to enjoy the fresh green of spring and autumn leaves. Many visitors come for walks on the walking paths along the valley.
  • Oberiberi Onsen Suikoen
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    4.5
    72 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Obihiro-shi Higashi 10 Jominami 5-6
    This day-trip hot spring facility opened in 1972 is located at the entrance to Obihiro. The large glass windows of this hot spring located in a forest give you a view of Japanese elm trees, cherry blossom trees and wild birds from the indoor and outdoor baths. The spring quality is a simple hot spring called moor, which turns brown when exposed to the air and is renowned for leaving your skin soft and smooth. There are a variety of bathtubs, including an indoor 100% moor spring with flowing water directly from the source, an outdoor bath, a traditional Chinese medicine steam bath and an infrared sauna. There is also a shallow walking bath space, which can be used with special bathing wheelchairs.

    This onsen is pretty huge. They have both outdoor and indoor tubs, and which the indoor tubs has electric and jacuzzi options. After the onsen, hairdryer (free or 30yen for 3 mins Dyson hair dryer...

  • Niseko Annupuri Hot Spring Yugokorotei
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    4.0
    79 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Abuta-gun Niseko-cho Niseko 438
    A Japanese hotel and hot spring in Niseko Town, Abuta County, Hokkaido. The indoor and outdoor baths use 100% clean, natural Niseko hot spring water. Very popular for day visitors as well as local people. Open from 6:00 a.m. to Midnight.

    Inside Onsen not much, but the outside Onsen is relaxing, surrounded by boulders and snow atop them. Water is hot and leaves you feeling soft, no sulfur smell. 1000 yen for Onsen, 200 yen for towel...

  • Taiki Town, Bansei Hot Spring
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    4.5
    39 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Hiroguntaikichou Bansei 2
    Hot spring baths in Taiki Town, Hiroo County, Hokkaido. Known for their brown iodine spring which has a lot of iodine which is said to be effective for neuralgia and recovering from fatigue. The only hot spring in Tokachi where you can view the Pacific Ocean. Try their Taiki Cheese Salmon Bowls at their Komugi Shokudo restaurant.

    サウナ付きのヨード温泉。海の眺めもよく、泉質もよく。 広い休憩室に漫画があり、お風呂の合間に休憩しつつごろごろゆっくり過ごせます。 併設している食堂で食事、お酒、飲料を注文できます。チーズサーモン丼はオススメです。

  • Furano Onsen Shisai no Yu
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    3.5
    70 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Furano Nakagoryo Shinfurano Prince Hotel
    This hot spring spa is located inside of Prince Hotel New Furano. The well-equipped spa's facilities include liberating outdoor baths from which to enjoy the seasonal Hokkaido scenery, a Finnish-style old pine sauna, a relaxation area, and more.

    Normal onsen for family members. quite spacious but no staff to pamper you. Good for those cold feet and stiff shoulders.

  • Daisetsu Kougen Sanso
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    4.5
    51 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Kamikawagunkamikawachou Sounkyou Takahara Onsen
    Daisetsu Kougen Sanso is an onsen resort standing quietly in the mountains in the Daisetsuzan National Park at an elevation of 1,260 meters about 40–50 minutes by car from Sounkyo Onsen. The onsen has an indoor and open-air bath and the cascading hot spring is slightly acidic, which is good for neuralgia and muscular pain. It is only open 123 days of the year (summer through fall) because it is cut off by snow in the winter.

    Our second time to Taisetsu Kogen Sanso. Spacious Japanese style rooms. Excellent dinner and breakfast. Good to explore the rear of the sanso where you can see the hot spring. Excellent real onsen...

  • Kiritappu Onsen Yuyu
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    4.0
    32 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Akkeshi-gun Hamanakacho Tobutsu 432
    "This day-trip hot spring bath is on 42-meter-high Mt. Tofutsu close to the Kiritappu Yuyu bus stop. Using spring water that gushes up from 2,000 meters below ground, the water type is alkaline and cool, alkaline, hypotonic and a sodium-chloride cold mineral spring. It is said to be effective for nerve and muscle pain. As well as indoor, whirlpool, and outdoor baths, there is also a reservation-only ""fureai"" bath available. With views of Cape Kiritappu, Cape Azechi and the Kiritappu Wetlands, it employs a system where every week it changes between being men-only and women-only. It also sells Lupin the Third goods because it is the hometown of Monkey Punch, a manga artist of the series."

    Inside pool is done in a modern shape with a floor to ceiling window overlooking the valley and ocean. The pool also has a bubble area. Outside pool is rather small and not well shaped to sit looking...

  • Biratori Hot Springs, Yukara
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    4.0
    32 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Saru-gun, Hiratori-machi Nishiya 92-6
    Recently renovated Japanese hotel with hot springs in Biratori, Saru County, Hokkaido. The baths are rare highly concentrated carbonated springs, including the outdoor bath that was built during the renovation which is incredibly popular with guests. The restaurant also uses local Biratori wagyu beef and tomatoes.

    I spent for a couple of hours bathing and having a evening meal. The price of bathing and meals were reasonable and a lot of selection. I had a half size of a Ikura don (rice with salmon eggs) which...

  • Hoheikyo Onsen
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    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Minami-ku Jouzankei 608
    A day trip hot spring bath facility in the Jozankei hot spring area in Sapporo City famous for its Indian curry with baths constantly replenished kake-nagashi style from the source. Fresh, piping hot water direct from the underground spring is sent straight to the baths; the waters have beautifying, smoothing, and moisturizing effects on the skin. The so-called Velvet Bath is popular with women. The three spacious outdoor baths built in the middle of the wilderness are some of the biggest in Japan. These stone baths are designed for long, relaxing soaks; at night, they're illuminated, and you can enjoy the magical atmosphere created. The facility also offers a variety of activity sets which include hot spring baths. You can enjoy canoeing, camping, snow shoeing in winter, and other fun activities.
  • Kita no Tamayura, Soen
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    3.5
    29 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Chuou-ku Kitajuichijounishi 16-1-34
    This hot springs bathing facility in Sapporo's Chuo ward offers jet baths and electric baths alongside a variety of natural spring baths. Massage machines are available to unwind your body in the relaxation area. A lounge and reception hall can be found in the rest area and light meals are available for purchase in the dining area.

    Not only the Onsen is nice and functional with several bath indoor and outdoor:It is also the place where I got one of the best massage in my life. Chose the 80 min set body+foot, you won’t regret...

  • Moere Tennen Onsen Tamayura no Mori
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    4.0
    22 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Sapporoshi Higashi-ku Nakanumanishichijou 1-11-10
    This hot springbathhouseis in Higashi Ward, Sapporo City. Not only are there 10 different varieties of natural spring baths, but one can enjoy bedrock bathing, all which is beneficial for both one's beauty and health. The facility provides large banquet rooms holding up to 100, a relaxation room, and a tea and lite meal corner. This facility can be used for multiple purposes.

    It has the usual offerings, a couple of hot pools, herbal, bubble, etc. Massage, restaurant, rest rooms and a small playground for kids. Its located a bit away from Moerenuma Park, 30 min walking...

  • Dai-ichi Takimotokan
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    Hokkaido Noboribetsushi Noboribetsuonsenchou 55
    This 160-year-old historic Noboribetsu ryokan (Japanese style inn) is located beside the Jigokudani valley. Its greatest attraction, the large bathing hall, boasts 5 hot spring sources and extraordinary volumes of water. The great bathing hall is open 24 hours and day only guests are welcome. In winter, one can enjoy a beautiful snowscape while relaxing in the open-air bath. Beverages (at cost) may be served to you in the open-air bath.
  • Highland Furano
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    3.5
    41 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Below the island of Furano Hokkaido
    Hotel with natural hot springs in Furano City, Hokkaido. View the Tokachi mountain range from the open air hot springs and enjoy amazing views with each season such as the lavender fields. Day trips are also possible with many tourists stopping in for a rest between other attractions. Their restaurant also offers dishes using seasonal Furano ingredients.

    Overall, really average onsen. It gets the job done but its not a nice facility. The outdoor onsen is quite small and can fit 5-6 people tops and youre not really looking at anything but a wall. If...

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Not just a prefecture but an island of its own, Hokkaido is the most northerly prefecture and island of the Japanese archipelago. Arriving in Hokkaido, which is rural and bursting with breathtaking nature, means entering a world where vast national parks, towering mountains, and natural hot springs can be found at every turn. Come December, these natural splendors freeze over and morph into a winter wonderland.

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