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Hoheikyo Onsen

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Address: 608-2 Jozankei, Minami-ku, Sapporo 061-2301, Hokkaido
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Mountain Bike Tour from Sapporo Including Hoheikyo Onsen and Lunch
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Hillside outdoor Onsen with Great lunch

Found out that this Onsen provides pick up service from a few points. Bus came on the dot at 9.25 am at Mitsukoshi Lion Stature. Nearly an hour bus ride as it stops in a few... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 18 May 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Found out that this Onsen provides pick up service from a few points. Bus came on the dot at 9.25 am at Mitsukoshi Lion Stature. Nearly an hour bus ride as it stops in a few places including a major train/subway station. Mainly locals boarding. You may bring your own small and bath towels or buy /rent from them. Plenty... More 

5 Thank ChangBoris
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Outdoor onsen nestled amongst the snow capped mountains. You really can't get more traditional and picturesque as this. The experience of nude bathing in 40oC baths is something that really can't be explained. We purchased a bus ticket plus bath Ouse entry at JR Sapporo station for 1800Y each, very comfortable tour bus took us right to our door. On... More 

6 Thank Emma G
Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Great old fashioned style Onsen in the Sapporo hills. Catch a bus which takes about an hour from Sapporo station and this Onsen is at the end of the line. Remember to take a towel to dry with- which I forgot and only had the little 'privacy' towel to dry with which was a bit dumb of me. The outside... More 

2 Thank NinjaStyle78
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Went there on the bus from Sapporo station as recommended by others in this review section. Would recommend taking the early bus, say around 9 or 10am, coz it got very very crowded with locals when we left at 1pm. Read up before going in, as in there are bathing rules and what can and cannot be done. I did... More 

Thank Whb6686
Coffs Harbour, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

My partner and I really enjoyed our time at this Onsen. After keeping up a cracking pace on our three week holiday in Japan we did this right at the end. It was a great way to complete our trip and to unwind. They have the best Indian restaurant there so make sure u go ready to enjoy a meal.... More 

1 Thank Laura B
Beijing, China
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155 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

How great is to enjoy a hot spring bath surrounded by snow caped mountains, naked trees, next to an old waterwheel... You are part of nature, one more. Birds sing just before the sun sets and make a great duet with the chants of water; Further, steam goes up and mixes with the clowds... When you leave the bath you... More 

Thank Alex B
Bangkok, Thailand
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

Take the bus no7 from the bus terminal near JR station. If you intend to join the bath, you should buy the ticket that include round trip bus and bath at 1800 ¥ Take easy sitting on this ordinary bus about 1 hour to Jozenkai, and get off at the last stop at Hoheikyo Onsen. This authentic bathhouse is just... More 

4 Thank Come2Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Let me say that this is, hands down best Onsen near Sapporo. Take the number seven bus from platform 12 in the bus station at Sapporo central station. A ticket counter that is literally 4 feet from the bus stop will sell you the tickets. Get the package for 1,800 jpy (at time of writing feb2016) the bus runs every... More 

8 Thank James M
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

We went here by bus number 7 from stand 12 at sapporo station we purchased the package deal from the bus driver but can also get from the kiosk at stand 12. Cost was 1800 yen which covered entry to the onsen and bus to and return. It was so easy. This onsen is the last stop so you can't... More 

4 Thank Stephen M
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

Went with a group of Sapporo friends by car to this amazing place, they serve real indian curry which is pretty unusual at an onsen, but the real attractions are the baths. Indoor pool is wonderfully eroded sandstone, outdoor rotenburo is huge holding up to 200 people. A big stone slab is ideal for your ice-cold Sapporo beer (from the... More 

2 Thank Mixmaster M

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