RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air baths
Book Kinzan in Arima Onsen (Hyogo)— A luxury hot spring ryokan with ryotei (high-class traditional Japanese restaurants), where you can enjoy the quite atmosphere. Because the spring water is very rich in iron and changes to a brown color when it comes into contact with oxygen in the air, the spring color is brown.
Access: 1 hour by bus from Hankyu Highway Bus Osaka Umeda Terminal (Hankyu Sambangai) to Arima Onsen
Spring quality/qualities (Please refer to this page for the health merits)
Iron spring, Chloride spring
Tourist spots nearby
Mt. Rokko Tenran Observatory, Akashi Kaikyo Ohashi Bridge, Kobe
Top hot spring resort – Arima
One of Japan’s oldest hot springs, and one of the three most famous hot springs in Japan. The “Nihon Shoki” (a collection of ancient myth) it was recorded to have been discovered by two deities. Many past Emperors of Japan have visited here since some 1,500 years ago. The hot spring combines a plentiful amount of components, and is rare even on the worldwide scale.
Number of rooms
*Child Policy: Children (twelve years old and under) not allowed