Hot Spring / Hot Spring Ryokan Spots in Hokkaido Area

  • RISONARE Tomamu
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    4.0
    421 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    NAKATOMAMU, SHIMUKAPPU-MURA, YUFUTSU-GUN Hokkaido Japan
    The elevated resort, standing tall in the coniferous forest, with all rooms over 100m2 and equipped with jet bath/sauna with scenic views, is an all-suite hotel.

    We had the most wonderful white Christmas holiday staying here. As a family with three children we were attracted by spacious rooms, easy ski-in/ski-out and onsite facilities including the ice...

  • Hot Spring Lodge Daiichi
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    4.5
    242 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    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...

  • Tokachigawa hot spring Kangetsuen
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    4.0
    226 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
    64 Reviews
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    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...

  • 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
    71 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...

  • Yunni Spa
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    4.0
    62 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Yubarigunyunichou Fushimi 122
    Hot spring facility in Yunni Town, Yubari County, Hokkaido. This coffee-colored hot spring water specializes in beauty baths. They offer large public baths as well as rooms with their own private outdoor baths. The western-style rooms are built with warm lumber giving them a relaxing log cabin feel. Or try their Japanese-style rooms based on samurai residences. You can also enjoy the hot springs as just a day trip.

    Visited with a group of my friends. There are six of us so we got two rooms. One of the rooms had a private small hot bath on the balcony. It was the best and most comfortable experience. The spa...

  • Daisetsu Kougen Sanso
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    4.5
    52 Reviews
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    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...

  • Furano Onsen Shisai no Yu
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    3.5
    69 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.

  • Taiki Town, Bansei Hot Spring
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    4.5
    39 Reviews
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    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。

  • Highland Furano
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    3.5
    42 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...

  • Kiritappu Onsen Yuyu
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    4.0
    34 Reviews
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    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...

  • Kita no Tamayura, Soen
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    3.5
    30 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...

  • Wakkanai Onsen 'Dome'
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    4.0
    31 Reviews
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Hokkaido Wakkanaishi Fujimi 4-1487
    Wakkanai Onsen 'Dome' is 12 minutes from JR Wakkanai Station and 13 minutes from Minami Wakkanai Station by car. It's located at the northernmost tip of Japan in Fujimi, Wakkanai City, Hokkaido. The hot spring quality is weakly alkaline with high tonicity and a low temperature. It has 11 baths for guests to enjoy including a large common bath, outdoor baths, a reclining bath, and a medicinal bath available for day use. The establishment is fully barrier free. Guests enjoy golden sunsets and the grandeur of nature from the window in the large bathhouse. The silhouettes of Rishiri Island and Rebun Island are also visible. As the northernmost hot spring in Japan, they issue a proof of soaking certificate to commemorate your visit.

    普通の大人は600円、お年寄りは100円なので、お年寄りの入浴者が多いように感じた。貴重品ロッカーは2階の浴場の近くにあり、100円を入れるタイプだった(後で戻ってくる)。風呂の脱衣場のロッカーも100円入れるタイプだった(後で戻ってくる)。浴場には、大浴場・小さな薬湯(内容は時々変わる)・泡ぶろ・ジェットバス・露天風呂・サウナ(2種、コロナ閉鎖の有無は不明)等があり、バリエーションがあった。お湯...

  • Mizunashi Kaihin Onsen
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    4.0
    27 Reviews
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    Hakodate, Hokkaido Esanmisaki
    Located in the Todohokke area of Hakodate, Mizunashi kaihin onsen is a natural outdoor bath where there are changes in the water temperature due to the rising and falling of the tide, which is unusual even for Japan. The onsen is submerged at high tide, and you can only bathe at low tide. It is recommended that you check in advance because there are times when it is not possible to bathe due to environmental effects such as weather conditions and high waves. Bathing is free, but swimwear is essential for mixed bathing. Separate changing rooms for men and women are provided.

    The locals call it 幻之温泉, literally translated to be magic hot spring, because the hot spring will only appear a few hours each day, depending on the tide. During high tide, the hot spring will be...

  • Tennen Toyoura Onsen, Shiosai
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    4.0
    24 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Abutaguntoyourachou Hamachou 109
    A natural hot spring facility in Toyoura, Abuta, Hokkaido. Originally featuring two baths in Japanese and Western styles, there are now 11 different ocean-view bathing options to enjoy including an open-air bath, jacuzzi, and waterfall shower. Along with the hot springs the building also features a restaurant, arcade, and a free to use space for rest and relaxation making this the perfect spot to heal both body and spirit.

    一人には広すぎるくらいの部屋に素泊まりしました。大きな窓からは、海が見えて、波打ち際に打ち寄せる波の音や、海鳥の鳴き声が聞こえてきたのも良かったです。温泉は、貸し切りと大浴場があって、大浴場の方は、とても広くて、ゆったり入れました。

  • Moere Tennen Onsen Tamayura no Mori
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    4.0
    23 Reviews
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    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...

  • 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.
  • Seiwa Onsen Luonto
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    3.5
    28 Reviews
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    Hokkaido Uryu-gun Horokanaicho Seiwadaiichi
    "This day-trip hot spring facility is located at Roadside Station Mori to Mizuumi no Sato Horokanai. In the middle of nature with buckwheat fields as far as you can see, you can enjoy ""Santo no Yu"" that springs at the foot of Mt. Santo in the Teshio Mountains. The water type is a sodium chloride spring with a characteristically deep reddish-brown color. It is said to be effective for nerve and muscle pain."

    せいわ温泉ルオントの建物に、道の駅が入った感じです。温泉入浴は勿論、足湯が出来ました。また、レストランでは蕎麦を食べることが出来ます。

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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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