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Onsen Is Famous for Enjoying Abalone -Kaitorima Onsen in Setana-

July 13th, 2014

Awabisanso

Awabisanso (あわび山荘) is a hot-spring hotel in Taisei ward, Setana town located in the northwestern part of Hakodate city and is famous for enjoying an abalone dish. A building is old, but it has a cleanliness because it is cleaned well.

Look of Lobby
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Look of Lobby
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Entrance of Bathhouse
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Dressing Room
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso

There are 1 outdoor bath, 1 indoor bath and 1 sauna at a bathhouse. The outdoor bath is the size that about 6 people take a bath. A gazebo is built on the outdoor bath. Actually, Kaitorima River (貝取間川) flows in fron of bather's eyes, but unfortunately, the river can not be seen with cutting off a front view by trees. The indoor bath is the size that about 20 peopel take a bath, and the bathers can bath comfortably. Fresh free flowing hot springs powerfully flow towards an outlet. Hot spring ingredients petrified on the surface of rock bathtub and grew a nice shape.

Look of Bathhouse
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Rocks Were Petrified by Hot Spring Ingredients
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Hot Spring Ingredients Deposits to My Foots
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Hot Springs Powerfully Flow towards Outlet
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Look of Bathhouse
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
I Look at Outdoor Bath at Indoor Bath
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Look of Outdoor Bath
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
View from Outdoor Bath
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Hot Springs Are Gushing Out
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Rocks Were Petrified by Hot Spring Ingredients
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso

The hot springs are sodium chloride carbonated spring, and are opaque and reddish brown and have salty taste and no smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 2.154 g. Unfortunately, the hot springs are not drinkable. Red flowers of sulphur dance in the hot springs. Those flowers of sulphur seem to deposit on the bottom of the indoor bath and hot spring ingredients deposits to my foots. Shampoos and body soaps are provided at the bathhouse. A free hair dryer is insalled at a dressing room, but there is not a restroom. You should get a wash beforehand at the restroom along a corridor. A staying is possible, too.

Dressing Room
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Japanese-style Resting Room
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Table‐Tennis Table
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso
Free Water Dispenser
Setana Kaitorima Onsen Awabisanso

Atmosphere of Awabisanso Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Awabisanso

Water temperature Sodium chloride carbonated spring (Type: Neutral, Osmotic Pressure: Low, Spring Temperature Type: Extra hot spring)
Water temperature of Hot Spring Source 56.3 C
ph 6.2
Indication Neuralgia, Muscular pain, Arthralgia, Frozen shoulder, Motor paralysis, Tightening of the joint, Bruise, Sprain, Relieving fatigue, Chronic digestive diseases, Hemorrhoid, Cold sensitivity, Convalescent convalescence, Healthy increase, Weak child, Chronic dermatitis, Chronic woman's diseases, Cut, Burn
Contraindications Malignant tumor, Severe heart disease, Respiratory failure, Renal insufficiency, Hemorrhagic disease, High anemia, Other diseases during condition of a patient progress generally
Indications of drinking Not drinking
Facilities Outdoor bath(1), Indoor bath(1), Sauna(1). * Sex-Segregated Bathhouse.
Entrance fee to the bath facility Adult: JPY 400. Elementary school student: JPY 140. Infant: JPY 70.
Business hours From May to August 09:00 - 21:00
From September to April 09:00 - 20:00
Regular closing day Open all year round
Parking lot A free parking is provided (50 cars)
Telephone number +81-1398-4-5522
Home page Home page is here
Reservation Jalan is here, Rakuten is here
Mapcode 718 663 337*15

List of Accommodations

Refer to following websites for the accommodations in Kaitorima Onsen.

Awabisanso(あわび山荘)
Booking

A page of Great Onsen of Hokkaido is here

Great Onsen of Hokkaido

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