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Address: Hokkawa, Kamo-gun, Higashiizu-cho 413-0302, Shizuoka Prefecture
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Beautiful onsen by the ocean

This was one of my favourite places to visit during my first trip to Japan in September 2014. There's something really wonderful about soaking in a hot spring as the waves crash... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 September 2014
Joe W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

You will feel sea breeze and listen the sound of waves also have view of a small island front of you, it's gonna be amazing experience indeed. Some one wrote on a rock beside the bath saying "Get in bath with view of USA/Pacific Ocean" and it's true. Then, free of charge if you are a visitor of hotels who... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Hokkawa Onsen aka Kurone-Iwa-buro offers three open-air baths (rotenburo) on the edge of the Sagami-nada Sea, Shizuoka, Japan. The two mixed baths (Konyoku) are lined with rocks, with an open changing area for guys. There is a round-shaped ladies only bath with an enclosed changing area. Ladies will also be provided with a towel to wrap themselves in the Konyoku... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2014

This was one of my favourite places to visit during my first trip to Japan in September 2014. There's something really wonderful about soaking in a hot spring as the waves crash mere metres away. Truly invigorating and eye-opening. We lost track of time and probably spent about 90 mins of bliss in the mixed pools. It's only 600 yen... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

A public owned, small admission fee onsen on the shore. There is a separate pool for women or everyone can go in the first pool. Very relaxing view and with the sound of the ocean it made for a really nice soak. Also known as Kuroneiwa-buro. The mens changing area is right next to the pool but it doesn't matter... More 

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