Hot Spring / Hot Spring Ryokan Spots in Yamanashi Area

  • Hottarakashi Onsen Acchi-no-yu and Kocchi-no-yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Yamanashishi Yatsubo 1669-18
    With Mt. Fuji straight ahead and the Kofu Basin down below, great views can be had while taking a bath in this hot spring. The bath opens one hour before sunrise so opening hours vary depending on the season. The spring water in the Kocchi-no-yu bath is completely colorless and transparent while the freshly poured bath water in the Acchi-no-yu bath is a clear and bright yellowish brown color. The water is said to be good for those who are overly sensitive to the cold, those who have nerve pains, and also aids fatigue recovery. The new water sources make it more difficult to catch a chill after the bath and cause little irritation to the skin so it is good for children or the elderly. As well as hot spring baths, there are souvenir shops, snack bars, restaurants and outdoor viewing terraces on site.
  • Yamanakako Hot Spa–Benifuji no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Minamitsurugunyamanakakomura Yamanaka 865-776
    This day spa is notable for its popular open-air baths with amazing views of Mt. Fuji. Despite their high alkalinity, its baths have a mild feel on the skin. They are also known to help get rid of dirt and deadskin giving bathers beautiful skin. In addition to two types of open-air baths, a lie-down bath, and jet baths, the spa also features dry and wet sauna. The name of the spa, which opens at 6:00 a.m. on weekends and holidays from December to February, originates from the views of a snow-capped Mt. Fuji dyed red by the sunrise that its baths offer.
  • Fuji Chobo no Yu Yurari
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Minamitsurugunnarusawamura 8532-5
    This hot spring facility offers a view of Mt. Fuji while you soak. The Reiho outdoor is lit up at night for a truly enchanting sight. They use nanotechnology to improve the natural qualities of hot spring water by increasing moisturizing, heat retention, and permeation.
  • Fujiyama Onsen
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Fujiyoshidashi Shinnishihara 4-17-1
    This day use hot spring is near Lake Kawaguchi, and offers relaxing soaks with a view of grand Mt. Fuji. It offers a domestically rare water type combining magnesium, potassium, and sodium hydrogen carbonate springs, sulfate spring. It is hoped to offer a variety of health and beautifying effects.
  • Ishiwari no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Minamitsurugunyamanakakomura Hirano 1450
    Ishiwari no Yu is a hot spring facility for day use. It is located a ten-minute drive along the Higashi-Fujigoko Toll Road from the Subashiri Interchage on the Tomei Expressway. This single spring contains alkaline water with a high concentration of hydrogen ions, and it is believed to be effective against muscle soreness and nerve pain. The main building contains reclining baths, and the outdoor baths include a cedar bath and a stone bath. A sauna is also available. Visitors can rest in the lounge or rent individual rooms. They can also purchase light meals, vegetables and other local produce, and souvenirs at the various sales counters.
  • Kosuge no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Kitatsurugunkosugemura 3445
    This very rare highly alkaline hot spring offers up mildly cloudy water that is popular for its beautifying effects. The facility has nine different baths including large wooden tubs fitting the grand mountain surroundings, outdoor baths offering a deep sense of the seasons, and more. There is also a restaurant on site offering noodle dishes and meal sets.
  • Doshinoyu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Minamitsurugundoushimura 7501
    This hot spring facility is in Doshi Village, Minamitsuru County, Yamanashi Prefecture. They allow day use of indoor and outdoor baths for men and women, surrounded by the sounds of the Doshi River. The water type is a sulfate spring containing calcium and sodium, said to be effective on nerve pain and muscle soreness, frozen shoulders, cuts and more. The facility also has a restaurant and a rest area centered around a fire pit.
  • Mitama Hot Spring
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Nishiyatsushiro-gun Ichikawamisato Cho Otsuka 2608
    This hot spring bathhouse is located in Otsuka, Ichikawamisato Town, Nishiyatsushiro County. Its outdoor baths are fed from free-flowing alkaline simple springs containing natural organic compounds released by ancient plants. The nighttime views from these baths earned the facility a place amongst the 100 Night Views of Japan, a first for a hot spring bathhouse. The bathhouse's other facilities include saunas, a massage parlor, a restaurant, and a lounge. There is also an adjacent farmers' market.
  • Tabayama Onsen Nomekoi-yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Kitatsuruguntabayamamura 2901
    This hot spring spa is located in Tabayama Village, Kitatsuru County, Yamanashi Prefecture. Built as a part of Roadside Station Tabayama, it is considered to be one of the best hot springs along the headwaters of the Tama River. It features two main indoor baths; the Roman Baths, which are notable for their high ceilings and the domed bathtubs, and the Japanese Baths, which have a relaxed atmosphere thanks to the use of Japanese cypress. The baths rotate between the genders each day. Bathers can also listen to the sounds of the Taba River from the outdoor baths, which are available to both men and women.
  • Koshu City Katsunuma Budo no Oka
    Leisure / Hobbies
    Yamanashi Pref. Koushushi Katsunumachouhishiyama 5093
    This tourist facility in Kofu City, Yamanashi Prefecture is focused on grapes and wine. The underground wine cave offers brands of wines that have passed the wine quality screening organized by the city. In addition to wine tastings, the facility also offers an area where guests can enjoy wine as part of a meal or a barbeque. The hot springs spa featuring views of Southern Japan Alps, the Kofu Basin, and the Misaka Mountains is also popular.
  • Fruit Spa Pukupuku
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Yamanashishi Daiku 2589-13
    This hot spring is inside Fruit Park in Yamanashi City. The baths offer a view of Mt. Fuji and the Kofu Basin during the day, and the night view is considered one of Japan's Best Three New Night Views. There are six of each men's and women's baths, and the waters said to be effective in removing toxins from the body.
  • Kai-Oizumi Panorama no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Hokutoshi Oizumichounishide 8240-1
    This hot spring facility is in Hokuto City, Yamanashi Prefecture. The outdoor bath offers a view of Mt. Fuji, Mt. Yatsugatake, Mt. Mizugaki, and the city of Minami-Arupusu. The water type is hypotonic high temperature springs, and is believed to be effective in treating cut wounds and burns, chronic dermatitis, nerve pain and more. Next to the entrance there is a free foot bath.
  • Hayabusa Onsen
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Yamanashishi Makiokachouhayabusa 818-1
    This hot spring facility is in Yamanashi City, Yamanashi Prefecture. You can enjoy a soak to soothe body and soul while taking in the beauty of the season from the outdoor baths. The water type is alkaline simple springs with plentiful natural minerals that is said to be effective in exfoliation and have beautifying effects.
  • Budo no Oka Onsen Tenku no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Koushushi Katsunumachouhishiyama 5093
    This hot spring facility is in Koshu City, Yamanashi Prefecture. The large indoor baths, which can hold up to 120 guests, offer a view of the Southern Japan Alps and the Kofu Basin, for a truly relaxing soak. The water type is alkaline simple spring, and is said to be effective in regulating the nervous system and removing toxins from the body. The facilities also have a rest station, and a restaurant serving meal sets and noodles.
  • Masutomi-no-yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Hokuto Sutamacho Hishi 6438
    "A day-use hot spring facility located in the Masutomi Onsen hot spring district in Hokuto City, Yamanashi Prefecture. Surrounded by majestic mountains, the bathhouse offers baths constantly replenished ""kakenagashi"" style from a source spring. The waters of the bathhouse' source spring notably contain large quantities of radium and are relatively low temperature. Warming up by taking long, relaxing soaks in the bathhouse' 37, 35, 30, and 25° C baths is said to treat sensitivity to cold and enhance one's natural healing abilities. The bathhouse sells towels, shavers, and other bathing essentials. In addition, the on-site restaurant serves teishoku combo meals and a tempura and horsemeat offal hotpot made with quality seasonal ingredients. Customers can also enjoy desserts such as a Shingen ice cream sundae, scarlet runner bean soft serve ice cream, and sweet oshiruko red bean soup."
  • Yamato Tenmokusan Onsen
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Koushushi Yamatochoutokusa 517
    This is a day-use hot spring bathhouse located about a 10-minute drive from the Kaiyamato Station on the JR Chuo Main Line. The spring water quality is simply alkaline water said to be beneficial for nerve pain and muscle soreness, joint pain, chronic digestive diseases, and sensitivity to cold. This rare high-alkaline water, one of the few found in Japan, is also beneficial for the skin. There are many varieties of baths for the guests besides the main large bath. There is a reclining bath, a jet bath, an outside bath and a gentle bubbles bath. The Tenmoku restaurant serves regional gourmet cuisine incorporating local produce. The maitake mushroom tempura, and chicken giblets are highly recommended.
  • Koshu City Koryu-Hoyo Center Daibosatsu no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Koushushi Enzankamiodawara 730-1
    Koshu Municipal Health Center, Daibosatsu no Yu, is a hot spring facility for day use. It is a short drive from Enzan Station on the Chuo Line in the city of Koshu, Yamanashi Prefecture. Drivers should follow the Ome Highway (Daibosatsu Line) in the direction of Lake Okutama. The water of this hot spring is said to be effective against nervous pain and aid recovery from fatigue, and it has a higher concentration of alkali than any other hot spring in the world. In addition to indoor baths, a whirlpool bath, and a bath fed directly from the spring, there is an outdoor bath surrounded with a natural rock. Other facilities include a restaurant where visitors can enjoy local cuisine, such as Hoto (vegetables and udon noodles in a miso broth), a dog exercise area, and a souvenir shop where visitors can buy locally produced vegetables.
  • Izumi no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Minamitsuru-gun Fujikawaguchikomachi
    A hot spring bathhouse situated along National Route 21 off the Kawaguchiko Interchange on the Chuo Expressway in Minamitsuru District, Yamanashi Prefecture. The bathhouse' large Kuroshio bath is filled with water containing the same mineral salts as seawater, including an abundance of potassium, calcium, and other organic substances, promoting mental stability. The bathhouse' outdoor bath receives a pleasant breeze blowing off of Lake Saiko and allows bathers to take in the sounds of nature. After your bath, you can enjoy local cuisine in a 182 square meter rest lounge, such as hoto and Yoshida udon noodles.
  • Ojira no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Hokutoshi Hakushuchoushirasu 8056
    20 minutes from the Sutama Interchange and the Kobuchisawa Interchange on the Chuo Expressway. This day trip hot spring bathhouse is located in Verdant Garden Verga. Here you can enjoy hot spring waters welling up from deep underground which contain an ultra-high concentration of minerals. Facilities include an outdoor bath filled with the distinctive red waters of the bathhouse' source spring, another outdoor bath whose clear waters are created by mixing the waters of the source spring with water from the Ojiro River in a one to nine ratio, an indoor bath, and a sauna. The waters of the bathhouse' sodium-chloride high concentration salt spring are said to treat such ailments as nerve pain, muscle soreness, and fatigue.
  • Basho Tsukimachi no Yu
    Accommodations / Hot Spring
    Yamanashi Pref. Tsurushi Tozawa 874-1
    This day-use hot spring bathhouse is located in Tsuru City, Yamanashi Prefecture. Japanese haiku master Matsuo Basho once stayed in the area, and the facility's name comes from his love of the moon's beauty. The simple alkaline spring is said to help alleviate nerve pain, sore muscles, and sore joints. It has two kinds of outdoor baths, a rock encircled bath and one bordered with larger stones. The indoor baths have varying water temperatures. The men's and women's bathing areas alternate each week, and each of the outdoor bathing areas has a stone monument to Matsuo Basho. They provide body soap and shampoo, and they rent towels too. In addition to a large lounge where you can unwind, you can visit their eatery for their meal sets or to try Hoto noodles, a Yamanashi specialty.

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Yamanashi prefecture is the proud home of one of Japan’s most celebrated icons: Mount Fuji. Although the mountain straddles both Yamanashi and Shizuoka, the most breathtaking views of Fuji-san can be seen from the Fuji Five Lakes north of the mountain in Yamanashi prefecture. The plethora of outdoor activities in and around the lakes all have the benefit of the country’s highest mountain as their backdrop, and we can assure you that it is an unforgettable sight.

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