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Onsen with no smell

We stayed at Hoteiya for three nights so I have no idea about the other onsens. In Hoteiya my room... read more

Reviewed January 29, 2015
Jay L
Perth, Australia
too hot onsen

we stayed at a japanese style inn named 'tsuenonosyo' where we dined with diverse quisine from... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2014
Kunitachi, Japan
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2 Feb 2016
“not best but great onsen”
14 Oct 2015
“If you move to river side, you can see beautiful mountain, Mt. Yuui. You can talk to Lake Kinrin along the river.”
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Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

yufuin is famous onsen area i heard. almost every onsen is inside ryokan. best onsen is musoen. but far from Yunobotsu street. so i just visited here. they open here 10am and close 3pm. i enjoyed snowing atmosphere in here. it was great time in...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank eddyphdhong
Reviewed October 14, 2015

There are so many people along the main street. You can find many shop around there. I would like to recommend walking along the river side.

Date of experience: October 2015
3  Thank zappyzapper
Reviewed September 28, 2015

Visited on rainy day so a few persons at site. The staff is very nice, the massage machine is so good after long walking day.

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank Mint P
Reviewed July 22, 2015

i enjoyed onsen very much. it indeed made my skin smooth and that effect lasted for over a week. amazing !

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank 129robr
Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is a small town famous for its hot springs. Hot spring is expecially enjoyable in the winter. First round of hot bath in the early morning helps to energize the body and withstand cold weather. Another round of hot bath at night removes fatigue...More

Date of experience: February 2015
5  Thank ryanteo
Reviewed January 29, 2015

We stayed at Hoteiya for three nights so I have no idea about the other onsens. In Hoteiya my room had an attached spa. I tried both the attached spa and public spa. Both spas had same water which was very gentle and odourless.

Date of experience: January 2015
2  Thank Jay L
Reviewed December 5, 2014

Yufuin is a famous hot spring spot. However, spring quality is "simple spring". When you bathe, I do not think that there is a special something effect. Some of the hot spring is the color of marine blue. The marine blue color of the hot...More

Date of experience: December 2014
2  Thank malsol
Reviewed November 10, 2014

My fault for expecting too much! Reading about Yufuin, I had an image of pretty, well-preserved village with many onsen. It is small and can be visited in one morning, but I would not recommend it to anyone; best to spend more time in Beppu....More

Date of experience: September 2014
5  Thank RaoulJean
Reviewed October 27, 2014

we stayed at a japanese style inn named 'tsuenonosyo' where we dined with diverse quisine from local fish.vegitables and beef .So amount of dishes that we spared out which was mottainai in Japanese.Onsen(hot spring) house was away from inn ,that was nice and temperature was...More

Date of experience: March 2014
Reviewed April 29, 2014

The tourist office is quite hopeless because the spoken English is limited. But they try! Suggest you do as much research as you can before heading here. We loved this quaint onsen town! Because our rooms are booked for the entire trip in Fukuoka, we...More

Date of experience: April 2014
3  Thank MouMou
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