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Relaxing, great food

The onsen baths are great and relaxing, of course, but we really enjoyed the food. We stayed in... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Tom P
Issaquah, Washington
Surreal experience

This was my top experience in Northern Japan. I went during winters and it was all covered in snow... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Welcome to Nyuto hot springs in Akita, JAPAN Situated deep in the mountains of Nyuto in the Akita Prefecture, there is a stretch of onsens that remain nearly undiscovered by tourists. Their views are breathtaking and simply put, each one is a little...more
Tazawako Tazawa, Semboku 014-1204, Akita Prefecture
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Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

We went on an “Onsen-hopping” in the area, and Nyuto Onsen was our last stop out of the three places we stayed. Although we only stayed for one night, it was enough for us to experience the lack of authenticity of this place. There’s also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank pogsie
Reviewed 9 September 2018

The onsen baths are great and relaxing, of course, but we really enjoyed the food. We stayed in one of the older traditional rooms which had the "irori" in the floor. They skewered and cooked trout over the coals right there in the room -...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Tom P
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Nyuto Onsen has a very nice location, and nice baths. Service was definitely lacking though, with lack of attentiveness and an almost smug attitude towards guests. [I speak Japanese, so I could sense that perhaps more than one would in English]. Beware that rooms in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank LaurelPrince
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This was my top experience in Northern Japan. I went during winters and it was all covered in snow. Terrific experience

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank abhishekc580
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This must be my favorite Akita experience. I went to the mixed outdoor onsen, where u can feel the snow fall and enjoy the snow scenery, but yet feel warm and cosy in the hot onsen. Very unique and enjoyable experience. Do note this is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

This was so charming and beautiful. We visited in November when the leaves were red but the weather was warm to be outside comfortably. I wish very much we'd had time to walk in the surrounding forest. The road to the onsen was very narrow...More

Date of experience: November 2016
3  Thank Reflectorgo
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

They have few onsens here. If you decided to go to tsurunuyo onsen don't stop at this bus stop as the bus stop is few stops before This. And take note on the opening time as some onsens opens at 9,10,11

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Irah H
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We stayed at the Taenoyu Onsen which is just a 5 mins walk from Nyuto Onsen and this is the best onsen i have ever gone to!!! the ride from Tokyo was a 4 hour ride via bullet train but it was all worth it!...More

Date of experience: December 2015
5  Thank ChiaJoyce
Reviewed 23 October 2015

I came to Nyuto Onsen with the intention of 'onsen-hopping'. Nyuto Onsen is made up of 7 onsens in the region. I bought an 'onsen-hopping passport' for 1550 yen which gave me access to all 7 onsens. The passport was valid for one year but...More

Date of experience: October 2015
17  Thank neminskii
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This onsen and the surrounding village, scenery, and buildings are utterly gorgeous. Come here to get a quiet taste of Japanese tradition, and the luxury of one of their best hot springs. It's especially nice in the winter - sitting in the while water as...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank RozaLui
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Thanh N
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Check the website "RYOKAN STORIES " , there are 7 hot springs Ryokan to book.
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