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Exclusive hot spring water source, Heart-soothing baths

Indulge in our soothing bath form our rare, exclusive hot spring source.
Our exclusive hot spring is a sodium hydrogen carbonate one. The water is drinkable, tasting like “salted lemon-lime”.
It works to improve our digestive system, diabetes, and gout.

Basic Information of Hot Spring

Shiota Onsen’s History

A medical hot spring about 300 years old

Shiota Onsen has a long history that its discovery is believed to be in Nara Era.

The hot spring has been used for medical purposes for at least 300 years with some earliest record in 1736-1741 in Edo Period. There were around 4-10 hot spring inns and medical resorts in the Edo Period. The great water quality and effectiveness has taken the country by storm that attracted visitors all over Japan.

A medical hot spring about 300 years old

How to Enjoy Onsen (Hot Spring)

Garden Bath

Garden Bath

A public bath with nice garden views
From bath tanks.

A history-telling design- a stone lantern at the center of the huge bathing tank and walls resembling the city gates and samurai warrior residence gates in the ancient time.

A public bath with nice garden views From bath tanks.

Baths to experience history

Deep inside the public bath is a natural water bath.
In summer, just enjoy the bath as it is, while in winter, you might want to add hot water.

Baths to experience history

Service Available Time

Bathing Time
6:00 am – 10:00 am / 11:30 am – 11:00 pm

(*) Gentlemen and ladies’ baths interchange at 8pm.

Cypress Bath

檜風呂

A public bath in
Luxury natural cypress.

Bath tanks with a Japanese design and the fragrance of cypress woods. The men and women’s “Garden Bath” interchange.

天然檜を贅沢に使用した大浴場です。

Natural bath at 17 degree Celsius.

A small natural bath at the large hot spring area.
In summer, just enjoy the bath as it is, while in winter, you might want to add hot water.

Service Available Time

Bathing Time
6:00 am – 10:00 am / 11:30 am – 11:00 pm

(*) Gentlemen and ladies’ baths interchange at 8pm.

Open Bath Gentlemen/Ladies

Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath

A playful, spacious open bath.

A playful, spacious open bath surrounded by discernible views of nature in any seasons. No filtration, our hot springs thus have relatively high density.

Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath
Open Bath

Soak in the unique sunset at the open bath.

Our spacious open bath is especially charming during sunset.

Playful bamboo hats

Enjoy the open baths with a playful bamboo hat!

Playful bamboo hats
Enjoy the open baths with a playful bamboo hat!

Service Available Time

Bathing Time
7:30 am – 9:00 pm

(*) Be mindful that baths may close/open in a different time for changes in weather conditions.
(*) Only open before public holidays from mid-Jan to mid-March in winter.
(*) No shampoo and other amenities at the open baths. We apologize for the inconvenience caused.

Family Open Bath

Family Open Bath

Rental open baths exclusively
for accommodating guests

Free hot spring for guests, opening 365 days a year. Just walk in and lock the door before your usage. Soak in the luxury moment of yours!

Service Available Time

Bathing Time
7:30 am – 9:00 pm

(*) Be mindful that baths may close/open in a different time for changes in weather conditions.
(*) No shampoo and other amenities at the open baths. We apologize for the inconvenience caused.

Family Open Bath at East Block

Family Open Bath at East Block

Take in garden views
From Huge windows

Indoor family hot spring. Just take in splendid garden views from the huge windows! It’s open for hotel guests from all blocks. By reservation only.

Service Available Time

Bathing Time
3:00 pm – 10:00 pm

(*) By reservation only.
(*) It’s a bathing facility, not a hot spring.

Basic Information of Hot Spring

Hot Spring Texture
Sodium bicarbonate hot spring, chloride hot spring
Functions
Gastrointestinal diseases, neuralgia, chronic digestive system diseases
Bath categories
Public bath, open bath, family bath