Onsen

Whatever the season, relaxing in a hot spring bath is a moment of pure luxury.

  1. Iyakei Onsen Hikyonoyu

    The large bathing areas have floors laid with the blue stones of Awa. They have jet baths, herbal soaking baths, saunas, and open-air baths, where customers can enjoy the nature of Iya Valley. The hotel next door is also popular. "

    Hours: 10:00-21:00|Closed: Tuesdays (Wed., if Tue. is a holiday), every 2nd Wednesday, and when the day-trip hot spring spa is closed.
    Admission: Adults 1,000 yen, children (under elementary school-age) 500 yen, 【Group (over 20): adults 900 yen, children (under elementary school-age) 700 yen】

    http://www.hotel-hikyounoyu.co.jp/en/

  2. Wanoyado Hotel Iyaonsen

    Take a cable car ride down the valley to enjoy the scenery of one of Japan's three rarely visited regions from the outdoor bath with free-flowing hot spring water. The bathtub sits over the flowing stream below.

    Hours: 7:30-18:00 (last admission 17:00)|Open all year
    Admission: Adults 1,700 yen, children 900 yen
    Address: 367-2, Matsuo Matsumoto, Ikeda-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-75-2311】

    https://www.iyaonsen.co.jp/en/

  3. Oboke Iya Awa Onsen, Awanosho

    Situated at the entrance to Oboke/Iya Valley by Yoshino River, the inn has a supply of alkaline hot spring water. The observation deck on the top floor affords the panorama of Iya mountains and Yoshino River which guests can appreciate as they enjoy a sweet Japanese treat.

    Hours: 12:00-21:00|Open all year
    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 300 yen
    Address: 165-6, Hakuchi, Ikeda-cho, Miyoshi City 【0120-018-081】

    http://awanosho.jp/en/

  4. Hotel Kazurabashi

    The solitary hotel is in Iya Valley, one of Japan's three rarely visited regions. The views from the open-air bath, reached via cable car, are breath-taking! There are open-air baths for men, women and mixed sex. ※The private bath cannot be booked by day-trippers.

    Hours: 10:00-16:00|Open all year
    Admission: Adults 1,200 yen, children (age 6-12) 600 yen, children (age 3-5) 300 yen, and free for children up to age 3.
    Address: 33-1, Yamamura Zentoku, Nishi-Iya, Miyoshi City 【0883-87-2171】

    https://www.japanican.com/en/hotel/detail/7427004/

  5. Blue Villa Anabuki

    Guests can enjoy outdoor life such as river sports, canoeing, camping and barbeque on Shikoku's best stream, Anabuki River. The hotel's cottages and open-air baths are also popular.

    Hours: 9:00-22:30|Closed: every 1st Wednesday
    Admission: Adults 600 yen, children 300 yen
    Address: 1, Maruyama, Kuchiyama, Anabuki-cho 【0883-55-3777】

    http://www.bv-anabuki.jp(Japanese Only)

  6. Yoshinogawa Highway Oasis/Minodanoyu (hot spring spa)

    Situated by the expressway interchange, Yoshinogawa Highway Oasis. It has bungalows and log cabins with views of the famous Minoda-no-fuchi (the deep pool of Minoda.)

    Hours: 10:00-21:00 Closed: Tuesdays, December 31.
    Address: 1650, Ashiro, Higashi-Miyoshi-cho, Miyoshi District 【0883-76-5226】

    http://www.yoshinogawa-oasis.com/facilities/fureai/minodanoyu/(Japanese Only)

  7. La Foret TsurugiSan

    The inn at the summit of the 1,470-meter high Mt Tsurugi is about 5 minutes' walk from the lift. It sits on the shore of Lake Fufu where visitors can listen to wild birds and feel the seasons.

    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 300 yen
    Address:6198-2 Tsuzura, Ichiu, Tsurugi-cho, Mima District 【0883-67-5555】

    http://www.laforet-t.com/ (Japanese Only)

  8. Hotel Obokekyo Mannaka

    The hot spring inn is right at the center of Oboke Gorge. Guests can enjoy the open-air baths, bedrock bathing, and private baths. Take delight in the gorge illuminated at night and a friendly chat by the open hearth.

    Hours: 12:00-21:00 (last admission 20:00) |Open all year
    Admission: Adults(junior highschool-age and over) 700 yen, children (age 3 - 12) 350 yen, and free for children under 2.
    Address: 1644-1, Nishiu, Yamashiro-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-84-1216】

    http://www.mannaka.co.jp/(Japanese Only)

  9. Tsurugi-no-yu Ozakura

    The inn with hot spring baths is nestled in the mountains with Anabuki River flowing below. The bathroom feels private and promises a relaxing time. The cherry trees nearby bear spectacular blossoms in the spring. Guests can enjoy the "egg over rice" prepared using eggs from hens raised in the mountains fed on carefully selected feed and water.

    Hours: 11:00-20:00 (Weekends and holidays) / 13:00-20:00(Weekdays)
    Admission; Adults 500 yen, children 250 yen
    Address: 270, Kawai, Koyadaira, Mima City 【0883-68-2424】

    http://www.city.mima.lg.jp/kankou/kankouannai/tomaru/0007.html(Japanese Only)

  10. Tsurugi-no-yado Iwato

    Relax listening to the stream below and savor the moment of feeling in one with nature.

    Hours: 11:00-21:00|Closed: Tuesdays
    Admission: Adults 400 yen, children 200 yen
    Address: 6-9, Akamatsu, Ichiu, Tsurugi-cho, Mima District 【0883-67-2826】

    http://ww81.tiki.ne.jp/~iwado/(Japanese Only)

  11. Iyashi-no-Onsenkyo

    The inn with natural hot spring baths is in a rarely visited location. There is also a restaurant on-site. Feel nature's embrace. The impressive timber building has won the prefecture's environmental award for regional development. The outdoor baths are fantastic.

    Hours: 10:00-21:00|Closed: Wednesdays (Open if Wed. is a holiday) *Closed 12/1~3/31 for the winter
    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 250 yen
    Address: 28, Higashi-Iya Sugeoi, Miyoshi City 【0883-88-2975】

    http://iyashino-onsenkyo.com/(Japanese Only)

  12. Mt. Tsurugi Yuma Onsen

    Nestled in the mountains on the way to Mt Tsurugi, the inn is popular among hikers. The hot spring water is a combination of hydrogen carbonate and cold mineral chloride, and there are seasonal herb baths and open-air baths.

    Hours:10:00-21:00|Closed: Mondays (Tue., if Mon. is a holiday)
    Admission: Adults 400 yen, children 200 yen
    Address: 127-2, Nagase, Sadamitsu, Tsurugi-cho, Mima District 【0883-62-5500】

    http://www.town.tokushima-tsurugi.lg.jp/docs/3467.html(Japanese Only)

  13. Matsuogawa Spa Shirasagiso Holiday Apartments

    The free-flowing hot spring (heated) has properties that dilate the capillaries, detoxify the body, lower the blood pressure, keep inflammations under control, and so on, and is also beneficial to the skin.

    Hours:10:00-20:00|Closed: Wednesdays (open if Wed. is a holiday), end of year and New Year holidays
    Admission: General (junior high school-age and over) 510 yen, elementary school children 310 yen, free for children under elementary school-age.
    Address: 2-2, Matsuo Kurokawa, Ikeda-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-75-2322】

    http://www.matsuogawa.com/(Japanese Only)

  14. Sunriver Oboke

    The inn prides itself on the hot spring baths with the views of Oboke Gorge and food. The alkaline spring water takes away the need to use skin toner. It is also a famous place for taking photos of the trains that travel through the valley.

    Hours:11:00-22:00(Last admission 21:00)|Open all year
    Admission:【Miyoshi City residents】 Adults 500 yen, children 250 yen【Visitors】 Adults 700 yen, children 350 yen
    Address: 1259-1, Nishiu, Yamashiro-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-84-2111】

    http://www.oobokeonsen.jp/index.html(Japanese Only)

  15. Koyo Onsen

    The colorless, odor-free sodium bicarbonate springs are kind to the skin and are believed to be beneficial to neuralgia, digestive disorders, and fatigue, and the inn is fully equipped with open-air baths and saunas with TVs.

    Hours: 10:00-21:00|Closed: Mondays (open if Mon. is a holiday), December 31 
    Admission: Adults (junior high school-age and over) 510 yen, children (elementary school) 310 yen
    Address: 1467-1, Kamonomiya, Mino-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-77-2954】

    https://www.awanavi.jp/spot/21403.html(Japanese Only)

  16. Kenmi Onsen

    A stay at the cozy Kenmi Onsen hotel starts with a welcome by the Onsen Racoon. Relax and enjoy a soak in the inn's pride and joy, the open-air bath, feeling the embrace of mother nature. The springs are highly effective on neuralgia, muscle aches, frozen shoulders, and motor paralysis.

    Hours:9:00-19:00 (Weekends and holidays from April to October)
    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 300 yen
    Address: 3-3, Kurokawa, Yamashiro-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-86-2982】 "

    http://www.kenmi.com/(Japanese Only)

  1. Iyakei Onsen Hikyonoyu

    The large bathing areas have floors laid with the blue stones of Awa. They have jet baths, herbal soaking baths, saunas, and open-air baths, where customers can enjoy the nature of Iya Valley. The hotel next door is also popular. "

    Hours: 10:00-21:00|Closed: Tuesdays (Wed., if Tue. is a holiday), every 2nd Wednesday, and when the day-trip hot spring spa is closed.
    Admission: Adults 1,000 yen, children (under elementary school-age) 500 yen, 【Group (over 20): adults 900 yen, children (under elementary school-age) 700 yen】

    http://www.hotel-hikyounoyu.co.jp/en/

  2. Wanoyado Hotel Iyaonsen

    Take a cable car ride down the valley to enjoy the scenery of one of Japan's three rarely visited regions from the outdoor bath with free-flowing hot spring water. The bathtub sits over the flowing stream below.

    Hours: 7:30-18:00 (last admission 17:00)|Open all year
    Admission: Adults 1,700 yen, children 900 yen
    Address: 367-2, Matsuo Matsumoto, Ikeda-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-75-2311】

    https://www.iyaonsen.co.jp/en/

  3. Oboke Iya Awa Onsen, Awanosho

    Situated at the entrance to Oboke/Iya Valley by Yoshino River, the inn has a supply of alkaline hot spring water. The observation deck on the top floor affords the panorama of Iya mountains and Yoshino River which guests can appreciate as they enjoy a sweet Japanese treat.

    Hours: 12:00-21:00|Open all year
    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 300 yen
    Address: 165-6, Hakuchi, Ikeda-cho, Miyoshi City 【0120-018-081】

    http://awanosho.jp/en/

  4. Hotel Kazurabashi

    The solitary hotel is in Iya Valley, one of Japan's three rarely visited regions. The views from the open-air bath, reached via cable car, are breath-taking! There are open-air baths for men, women and mixed sex. ※The private bath cannot be booked by day-trippers.

    Hours: 10:00-16:00|Open all year
    Admission: Adults 1,200 yen, children (age 6-12) 600 yen, children (age 3-5) 300 yen, and free for children up to age 3.
    Address: 33-1, Yamamura Zentoku, Nishi-Iya, Miyoshi City 【0883-87-2171】

    https://www.japanican.com/en/hotel/detail/7427004/

  5. Blue Villa Anabuki

    Guests can enjoy outdoor life such as river sports, canoeing, camping and barbeque on Shikoku's best stream, Anabuki River. The hotel's cottages and open-air baths are also popular.

    Hours: 9:00-22:30|Closed: every 1st Wednesday
    Admission: Adults 600 yen, children 300 yen
    Address: 1, Maruyama, Kuchiyama, Anabuki-cho 【0883-55-3777】

    http://www.bv-anabuki.jp(Japanese Only)

  6. Yoshinogawa Highway Oasis/Minodanoyu (hot spring spa)

    Situated by the expressway interchange, Yoshinogawa Highway Oasis. It has bungalows and log cabins with views of the famous Minoda-no-fuchi (the deep pool of Minoda.)

    Hours: 10:00-21:00 Closed: Tuesdays, December 31.
    Address: 1650, Ashiro, Higashi-Miyoshi-cho, Miyoshi District 【0883-76-5226】

    http://www.yoshinogawa-oasis.com/facilities/fureai/minodanoyu/(Japanese Only)

  7. La Foret TsurugiSan

    The inn at the summit of the 1,470-meter high Mt Tsurugi is about 5 minutes' walk from the lift. It sits on the shore of Lake Fufu where visitors can listen to wild birds and feel the seasons.

    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 300 yen
    Address:6198-2 Tsuzura, Ichiu, Tsurugi-cho, Mima District 【0883-67-5555】

    http://www.laforet-t.com/ (Japanese Only)

  8. Hotel Obokekyo Mannaka

    The hot spring inn is right at the center of Oboke Gorge. Guests can enjoy the open-air baths, bedrock bathing, and private baths. Take delight in the gorge illuminated at night and a friendly chat by the open hearth.

    Hours: 12:00-21:00 (last admission 20:00) |Open all year
    Admission: Adults(junior highschool-age and over) 700 yen, children (age 3 - 12) 350 yen, and free for children under 2.
    Address: 1644-1, Nishiu, Yamashiro-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-84-1216】

    http://www.mannaka.co.jp/(Japanese Only)

  9. Tsurugi-no-yu Ozakura

    The inn with hot spring baths is nestled in the mountains with Anabuki River flowing below. The bathroom feels private and promises a relaxing time. The cherry trees nearby bear spectacular blossoms in the spring. Guests can enjoy the "egg over rice" prepared using eggs from hens raised in the mountains fed on carefully selected feed and water.

    Hours: 11:00-20:00 (Weekends and holidays) / 13:00-20:00(Weekdays)
    Admission; Adults 500 yen, children 250 yen
    Address: 270, Kawai, Koyadaira, Mima City 【0883-68-2424】

    http://www.city.mima.lg.jp/kankou/kankouannai/tomaru/0007.html(Japanese Only)

  10. Tsurugi-no-yado Iwato

    Relax listening to the stream below and savor the moment of feeling in one with nature.

    Hours: 11:00-21:00|Closed: Tuesdays
    Admission: Adults 400 yen, children 200 yen
    Address: 6-9, Akamatsu, Ichiu, Tsurugi-cho, Mima District 【0883-67-2826】

    http://ww81.tiki.ne.jp/~iwado/(Japanese Only)

  11. Iyashi-no-Onsenkyo

    The inn with natural hot spring baths is in a rarely visited location. There is also a restaurant on-site. Feel nature's embrace. The impressive timber building has won the prefecture's environmental award for regional development. The outdoor baths are fantastic.

    Hours: 10:00-21:00|Closed: Wednesdays (Open if Wed. is a holiday) *Closed 12/1~3/31 for the winter
    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 250 yen
    Address: 28, Higashi-Iya Sugeoi, Miyoshi City 【0883-88-2975】

    http://iyashino-onsenkyo.com/(Japanese Only)

  12. Aburaya Mima Hall

    Located roughly at the center of Tokushima Prefecture, the hotel is about 10 minutes' drive to the Udatsu Old Street and Anmitsu Hall. It affords the view of Yoshino River below and the views at night are also fantastic.

    Hours:12:00-21:00|Open all year
    Admission:400 yen (elementary school-age and over) 
    Address: 100-6, Ichinoshimo, Anabuki, Anabuki-cho 【0883-53-7733】

    http://www1.quolia.ne.jp/~aburaya.mimakan/pg112.html(Japanese Only)

  13. Mt. Tsurugi Yuma Onsen

    Nestled in the mountains on the way to Mt Tsurugi, the inn is popular among hikers. The hot spring water is a combination of hydrogen carbonate and cold mineral chloride, and there are seasonal herb baths and open-air baths.

    Hours:10:00-21:00|Closed: Mondays (Tue., if Mon. is a holiday)
    Admission: Adults 400 yen, children 200 yen
    Address: 127-2, Nagase, Sadamitsu, Tsurugi-cho, Mima District 【0883-62-5500】

    http://www.town.tokushima-tsurugi.lg.jp/docs/3467.html(Japanese Only)

  14. Matsuogawa Spa Shirasagiso Holiday Apartments

    The free-flowing hot spring (heated) has properties that dilate the capillaries, detoxify the body, lower the blood pressure, keep inflammations under control, and so on, and is also beneficial to the skin.

    Hours:10:00-20:00|Closed: Wednesdays (open if Wed. is a holiday), end of year and New Year holidays
    Admission: General (junior high school-age and over) 510 yen, elementary school children 310 yen, free for children under elementary school-age.
    Address: 2-2, Matsuo Kurokawa, Ikeda-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-75-2322】

    http://www.matsuogawa.com/(Japanese Only)

  15. Sunriver Oboke

    The inn prides itself on the hot spring baths with the views of Oboke Gorge and food. The alkaline spring water takes away the need to use skin toner. It is also a famous place for taking photos of the trains that travel through the valley.

    Hours:11:00-22:00(Last admission 21:00)|Open all year
    Admission:【Miyoshi City residents】 Adults 500 yen, children 250 yen     【Visitors】 Adults 700 yen, children 350 yen
    Address: 1259-1, Nishiu, Yamashiro-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-84-2111】

    http://www.oobokeonsen.jp/index.html(Japanese Only)

  16. Koyo Onsen

    The colorless, odor-free sodium bicarbonate springs are kind to the skin and are believed to be beneficial to neuralgia, digestive disorders, and fatigue, and the inn is fully equipped with open-air baths and saunas with TVs.

    Hours: 10:00-21:00|Closed: Mondays (open if Mon. is a holiday), December 31 
    Admission: Adults (junior high school-age and over) 510 yen, children (elementary school) 310 yen
    Address: 1467-1, Kamonomiya, Mino-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-77-2954】

    https://www.awanavi.jp/spot/21403.html(Japanese Only)

  17. Kenmi Onsen

    A stay at the cozy Kenmi Onsen hotel starts with a welcome by the Onsen Racoon. Relax and enjoy a soak in the inn's pride and joy, the open-air bath, feeling the embrace of mother nature. The springs are highly effective on neuralgia, muscle aches, frozen shoulders, and motor paralysis.

    Hours:9:00-19:00 (Weekends and holidays from April to October)
    Admission: Adults 500 yen, children 300 yen
    Address: 3-3, Kurokawa, Yamashiro-cho, Miyoshi City 【0883-86-2982】

    http://www.kenmi.com/(Japanese Only)