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5-25-18 Yunohama, Ibusuki 891-0406, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 993-23-3900
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first time trying a sand bath

it was fun! we didnt really know what to expect but there were instructions plastered all round the... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Singapore, Singapore
Good Experience Saraku

We brought 1200 yen entrance tickets for Saraku and hot spring with one cloth & small towel. The... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
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5-25-18 Yunohama, Ibusuki 891-0406, Kagoshima Prefecture
+81 993-23-3900
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

it was fun! we didnt really know what to expect but there were instructions plastered all round the changing room so it was difficult not to know what to do! the experience itself was also very comfortable. i actually prefer sand bathing to onsen as...More

Thank silverspire
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We brought 1200 yen entrance tickets for Saraku and hot spring with one cloth & small towel. The Saraku is in the beach, the staffs will put the black sand cover to your body. Then you can ask them to take the photo for you....More

Thank ETNN9099
Reviewed 13 May 2017

if you are in Ibusuki , you are probably there from the sandbath and this sand bath onsen is around 20 mins walk from Ibusuki station . You will be buried in the hot sand for around 10 mins before you take away your yutaka...More

Thank Ang W
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

The hot sand bath was an amazing experience, it isn't too hot, just the right heat to stay in for 15 minutes, then shower and into the onsen for a relaxing bath. The only down side is the eatery needs improving for the amount of...More

Thank Maursy48
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Took about 20 minutes of steady walking to get to the location. Info desk in station has map and basic english. As others have said there's good English directions inside about what to do and on all signs leading to and from the sands so...More

1  Thank Nathan81255060
Reviewed 4 May 2017

It was my first experience and it was fun. First, change to yukata robes, walk to the sheltered sand bath compound to be buried with warm sand. It was comfortable and relaxing, having the weight of the sand on your body. After staying buried for...More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Pretty cool experience although it wasn't really all that relaxing being buried in the lukewarm sand...decent onsen to wash up afterwards...staff spoke basic English and explanations of what to do are clearly posted in English as well...

1  Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 27 December 2016

This is one of the two Natural Sand Bath in Ibusuki. this was my second experience in Sand Bath and felt very comfortable twice in a roll. You have to come and go here of course but if you stay at Ibusuki Kyukamura like I...More

Thank Keizo
Reviewed 22 November 2016

My only regret is that I arrived back in Ibusuki very late after a full day in Chiran at an inconvenient time, just before dinner time. So I did the sand bath part of this experience right, but I did not spend all the post-sand...More

Thank 60726Nicky_11
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This may be one of the major reasons that why we choose to come Ibusuki, there are only a very few places that sand bath is available in the world and this is one of those. It's so relaxing and nice as well when it's...More

Thank KC K
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