RYOKANS providing rooms with private open-air baths
Book Takayamaso Hanano in Arima Onsen (Hyogo)— This ryokan has a strong traditional Japanese ambiance while at the same time providing modern comforts. A cozy and hospitable inn. A beautiful view from high up in the hills. The two types of hot spring waters that can be enjoyed are brown (“gold spring”) or transparent (“silver spring”).
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, Radioactive 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
*Smoking is prohibited in all rooms
*Child Policy: Children (twelve years old and under) not allowed.