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Dogo Onsengai

Dogoyunomachi, Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture
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A relaxing walk after enjoying onsen

I enjoyed my casual and relaxing walk after having an onsen. Other visitors can buy souvenirs. (It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hugomember
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Hong Kong, China
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Know the drill and you will enjoy yourself

We had been to onsens before but still found this one, with its elegant refinements, a bit... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Michael L
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Melbourne, Australia
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Dogoyunomachi, Matsuyama, Ehime Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed my casual and relaxing walk after having an onsen. Other visitors can buy souvenirs. (It was indeed a brief shopping street just outside the onsen. Honestly, without the onsen, it was not at all noteworthy. But, one could always just enjoyed a brief...More

Thank hugomember
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had been to onsens before but still found this one, with its elegant refinements, a bit mystifying. Once we worked out the drill we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and would gladly, and less nervously, go again. Here is the drill as we understand it. We...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 7 November 2016

The onsen experience itself is worth going, and this one is very popular. Although it was not the best onsen, crowdy and only one bath on the women section... the visit of the emperor's private onsen and the room with the Soseki pictures make this...More

1  Thank Lesly P
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We took the full tour and found it pretty outdated. Most interesting was the emperor bath in the basement which has not been used for the past 60 years. The best this onsen has to offer can be seen from the streets and from the...More

1  Thank stism
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Do you like hot spring ? In Asia, especially Japan and Korea, they like to have a bath at hot spring as they believe it is good for your health which was medically proven already. Dogo onsen is one of the oldest hot spring in...More

1  Thank Ryan_Kim_3682
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Known for it's onsens this area is fantastic, little arcades, shops, cafes, pubs/bars and best of all the onsens. This is a must do for the keen tourist to Japan.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

From the tram station to Dogo Onsen Honkan there is a shopping arcade where you can find any kind of souvenirs. Soseki, a famous Japanese writer often visited this Onsen and supposedly he also walked these streets.

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Nice Onsen with four levels of service to choose from. All levels are public gender specific baths (true to Onsen tradition), but paying more gets access to smaller less crowded baths and private tatami rooms to chill out in your yukata (kimono) with some tea...More

1  Thank msvalhalla
Reviewed 5 June 2016

I enjoyed very much of my 2-day staying there. The old onsen, perhaps more appropriately called a royal onsen, attracts a lot of local and international visitors. Outside the onsen building, there is a main street of shops selling souvenirs and foods. The atmosphere is...More

1  Thank sam3381
Reviewed 19 May 2016

While waiting for our number to be called at the Dogo Onsen we walked around the onsenai. There are interesting small shops that sells sweets and goods. One shop sells the famous Matsuyama fresh orange juice, People walk around to shop and take pictures of...More

Thank emilysato
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