Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

by TripleLights travel specialist

1- Tokyo Odaiba Oedo Onsen Monogatari (Tokyo)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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The attraction is natural hot springs that bubble up from 1400 meters underground. Along with onsen each for men and women, there are 14 types of onsen. Relaxing inside the facility while wearing a yukata is popular.

Business hours
- Everyday (11:00 AM ~ 9:00 AM )
(9 o’clock the next morning)
Phone
03-5500-1126
Price
- Adult: 2480 JPY
- Child: 1000 JPY
Weekends and holidays 2680 yen
Website
www.ooedoonsen.jp

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2- Tokyo Dome Natural Onsen Spa LaQua 8 (Tokyo)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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In addition to an open-air bath and a huge public bath, the onsen facilities also include a variety of low-temperature saunas, a relaxation area and restaurants. This is an onsen with the sensation of a resort where you can spend a relaxing day.

Business hours
- Everyday
11:00am-9:00am(the next day)
11:00am-11:30pm(Baden Zone)Opening times may vary afterwards depending on the facility since some areas will only be open to women so please check the homepage

Phone
03-3817-4173
Price
- Adult: 2634 JPY
- Child: 1836 JPY
Additional surcharge on late-night and holiday usage
Website
www.laqua.jp

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3- Bade and Natural Onsen – Toshima-en Niwa-no-Yu (Tokyo)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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This onsen where adults can relax doesn’t allow anyone under junior high school age. Along with a natural onsen, there is also a spa, a stone sauna, the Bade Pool, a regular sauna and dining facilities.

Business hours
- Everyday (10:00 AM ~ 11:00 PM )
Phone
03 -3990-4126
Price
- Adult: 2310 JPY
Elementary school kids and younger children and children under 12 yrs old are not allowed in the facility. We ask you to show your ID card.

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4- Nikko Yumoto Onsen (Nikko)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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This is the No. 1 onsen area as designated by the country. The quiet and relaxing onsen town is a different world next to the hustle and bustle around the station. It’s also ideal as an activity place for Oku-Nikko.

Phone
0288-53-3795
Website
www.jnto.go.jp

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5- Yamato no Yu (Narita)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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An onsen facility ideal for day trips with an eye-catching modern exterior. There are 8 large and small outdoor baths with Japanese cuisine evoking the four seasons, a gymnasium and other features to provide a healing space for adults.

Business hours
- Everyday (10:00 AM ~ 10:00 PM )
Phone
0476-28-8111
Price
- Adult: 700 JPY
Children under elementary school age are not allowed to enter the facility
Website
www.yamatonoyu.com

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6- Shibu Onsen (Nagano)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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All of the onsen in the town come straight from 100% source springs. Enjoy a stroll through the town or engage in the “Kyu-to Meguri” which is a tour of the 9 outdoor baths in a retro atmosphere with a rich variety of hot spring quality. Nearby is Jigokudani Yaen-Koen (Monkey Park).

Phone
0269-33-2921
Price
Varies depending on the facility
Website
www.shibuonsen.net

more information

 

7- Shirahone Onsen (Nagano)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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Shirahone Onsen is a hot spring town which is filled with a rustic beauty surrounded by deep forest and the Yukawa Valley. There are 10 springs in the town, and its charm lies in the enjoyment of the subtly different qualities of the waters at each inn.

Business hours
- Everyday (12:00 AM ~ 12:00 AM )
Phone
0263-93-3251
Price
- Free
Website
www.shirahone.org

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8- Nozawa Onsen (Nagano)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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Earning 2 stars on the Michelin Green Guide Japon, many types of hot springs can be enjoyed along with outdoor baths, foot baths and facilities for day trips.

Phone
0269-85-3111
Price
Varies depending on the facility
Website
nozawakanko.jp

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9- Hakone-en Garden (Hakone)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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Starting with an aquarium and workshops in traditional handicrafts, this is a resort facility where you can also enjoy shopping and the great outdoors. You can enjoy the view of Mt. Fuji from Lake Ashi and fully savor the beautiful landscape.

Phone
0460-83-1151
Price
- Free
Hakone-en Aquarium: Adults – 1500 yen, Children – 750 yen

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10- Many other Hakone Hot Springs (Hakone)

Top 10 Best Hotsprings (Onsen) Around Tokyo

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Hakone is a town of hot springs with a long history where you can enjoy looking at Mount Fuji while bathing in hot springs surrounded by nature. Because Hakone offers hot springs for resting, skin beauty, curing and much more, baths can also be selected by your bathing purpose. Whether you make it a day trip or decide to stay at an inn, there are numerous ways of enjoying Hakone.

Phone
0460-85-5571
Website
www.hakone-english.com

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03 Oct 2016

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