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Hoheikyo Onsen

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608-2 Jozankei, Minami-ku, Sapporo 061-2301, Hokkaido
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This is my favorite Onsen around Sapporo. It is 100% natural hot spring water, which is not so common, and its outdoor bath has amazing view in most of the season. The photo I uploaded is taken 3 days ago. Of course it is the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank SeeWorld2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hoheikyo Onsen is very easy to reach from Sapporo, so it makes a great half day or day trip. Simply go to the tourist office in the JR Sapporo station and buy a combo ticket. It will provide you with an unlimited one day bus...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 22 October 2018

This is a great place to heat up after a hike in Jozankei. The hot spring includes a good Indian curry shop. Yes, they have nan!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Nessie3
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great little day-trip outside of Sapporo. Have a full sleeve, leg, and back tattoo and had no problems getting in. One of the workers came out to test the water and they didn’t say anything so obviously tattoo-friendly. You can see beautiful mountain foliage during...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Kennynaks
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We took the one day hot spring package (¥1800) which included round-trip bus tickets from Sapporo Station as well as the entrance ticket to the onsen. The tickets can be purchased at Sapporo Station platform 12. With these tickets, you can take the local bus...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank Sarah T
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I love visiting hot springs in Japan, but this might be the most beautiful onsen I've seen so far! I especially love the outdoor bath. It looks a bit like a Japanese garden. It was so relaxing to watch the view while soaking in the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank L123V
Reviewed 4 March 2018

A friend and I went in mid-November when they had had a snow fall, it was magical! We caught the bus from Sapporo station which was relatively simple and took just over an hour. You do have to remove your shoes when going into the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Catharine H
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The Hoheikyo onsen is located about one hours bus ride from Sapporo station. You can buy a return ticket from the bus number 12’s departure platform that includes the entrance to the onsen (1800 yen). Two of the 5 pools in the male section are...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank Henrik R
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The place was nice clean, the bath view was also spectacular in winter time hot bath and snow view was a great experience, Yummy soft cream. The travel was also easy you can buy Hokkaido bus 3days unlimited from online it has the special price...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank OpasPH
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Stunning scenery in the snow, if you come in winter. Separated male and female areas with indoor and outdoor pool each.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Lennart555
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20 August 2018|
Response from matthewr59 |
Yup. I brought my 2 boys in. 1 was 2 yrs old. He went in with my wife. N 1 was 5 yrs old. He went in with me.
17 August 2018|
Response from Sarah T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I’ve seen people with tattoos entering this onsen without any problem.