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Address: 448-1 Kinosakicho Yushima, Toyooka 669-6101, Hyogo Prefecture
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Outdoor onsen during a cold winter night was good!

Enjoyed this onsen alot. Space was good. The indoor onsen was a rather big and comfortable, there is also a granite water bench which was a lovely touch. The outdoor waterfall... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
AliciaCLPhang
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed this onsen alot. Space was good. The indoor onsen was a rather big and comfortable, there is also a granite water bench which was a lovely touch. The outdoor waterfall onsen was great. Lovely, especially during a cold winter night. Steam sauna available also available.

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Melbourne, Australia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice onsen, both indoor and out. Everything very neat, good facilities and good for photos in entry area and outside the entrance.

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VisitKinosaki, Owner at Gosho no Yu, responded to this review

Dear acash2016, Thank you very much for your kind words about Gosho-no-yu. With its elaborate architecture, an outdoor bath surrounded by nature and a spacious interior bath, Gosho-no-yu is one of the most popular public bath houses in Kinosaki Onsen. We are glad to know you liked it. We look forward to seeing you again. More 

Singapore
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Was there for a day trip and only had time to visit one onsen. Decided on Goshonoyu Bath after reading reviews of the different onsens. It is the only onsen with an outdoor waterfall view. Perfect for winter.

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VisitKinosaki, Owner at Gosho no Yu, responded to this review

Dear Kandis T, We appreciate your comment. And thank you very much for visiting Kinosaki Onsen for a day this time. Gosho-no-yu is one of the most popular bath houses among the seven of them in the town, with its large appealing entrance, a spacious indoor bath, and outdoor bath featuring a waterfall. Fun fact: Gosho-no-yu is known as the... More 

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299 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

We liked this onsen the most among the public ones we visited. It was close to our ryokan (nishimuraya honkan) and had a large appealing facade. The baths are large for Kinosaki and the dressing area is also well-sized, although you may need to be patient in getting to your locker during peak hours! There is a generously-sized rotenburo facing... More 

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VisitKinosaki, Owner at Gosho no Yu, responded to this review

Dear Ken S, We appreciate your comment. And thank you very much for visiting some of public bath houses in Kinosaki Onsen. We are glad to know that you found your favorite onsen among them. We hope you had a relaxing time at Gosho-no-yu. We look forward to welcoming you again. More 

London, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
59 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

If you only visit one onsen in Kinosaki, make it Goshono. You can tell straight away from the outside that this bath is special, the building, with it’s water lily filled pond in front, is strikingly beautiful. The baths themselves live up to the outside, with a number of great spaces. There’s a spacious indoor pool with powerful jets to... More 

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VisitKinosaki, Owner at Gosho no Yu, responded to this review

Dear Chris_DJ_Bear_Acton, Thank you very much for your thorough observation of Gosho-no-yu. We are very delighted to know that you found your favorite onsen among the seven public bath houses in Kinosaki. With its glass ceiling architecture inside, people can enjoy a spacious bath in sunlight. We look forward to welcoming you again. More 

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62 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Here is the best onsen among 7 onsen at Kinosaki because there was beautiful outdoor onsen which is the waterfall style It was so amezing and great experience ever!

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VisitKinosaki, Owner at Gosho no Yu, responded to this review

Dear Hoon M, Thank you very much for your comment. Gosho-no-yu is one of the most popular bath houses in Kinosaki Onsen. We hope you relaxed yourself to the sounds of the waterfall in the outdoor bath. We are glad to know you liked it. More 

Honolulu
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708 reviews
266 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The brochure said this is the Bath of Beauty. A nice onsen with a great outdoor bath with faces the hillside in the back of the onsen. It features a waterfall, cascading over large boulders, feeding water to the outdoor bath. Very scenic. They open at 7 a.m. They are closed 1st and 3rd Thursdays.

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VisitKinosaki, Owner at Gosho no Yu, responded to this review

Dear DYA717, Thank you very much for your comment. With its elaborate architecture, an outdoor bath surrounded by nature and a spacious interior bath, Gosho-no-yu is very popular among both tourists and the inhabitants of Kinosaki. We are glad to know you liked it. More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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84 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

This is to me considered one of the best two of the seven onsens in Kinosaki. It is located in the heart of the town. The building is right at the foot of the hill so you can enjoy the view of the cascade through the high glass ceiling - outdoor bath and steam room are also very nice when... More 

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Tokyo
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70 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

This spa is in Kinosaki Spa Resort, villa ground of Kyoto. From Tokyo, just 2 h flight from Haneda to Itami Airpot and to Tajima Airport. If you would like to enjoy Spa and Japanese meal in Japan, I recommend you to stay in Kinosaki Spa town with Japanese emotion. Very relaxed. Most Japanese people love bathing in hot springs,... More 

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Osaka, Japan
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107 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2016

during my 2 day stay in Kinosaki, I spent most of my time in the water at different onsen. Gosho no yu was the first one i went to and it was the most appealing one. The building looks very welcoming with the swung roof and wooden structure. I guess it felt kind of luxurious? The inner bath was quite... More 

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