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Only Hot Spring in Rumoi City -Kamoiwa Onsen in Rumoi-

February 1st, 2014

Hotel Kamuiwa

Hotel Kamuiwa (ホテル神居岩) is a hot-spring hotel in Rumoi city along the Sea of Japan located in the northwestern part of Asahikawa city and was founded in 1957. Originally, it was onsen that Ainu people took a bath, a lot of visitors come to take a bath for medical purposes now. There are a park golf course and Kamuiwa Multi-Purpose Park (神居岩総合公園) near a building.

Monument of God Residence Rock (Kamoiwa)
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Entrance of Bathhouse
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi

There are 1 indoor bath, 1 medicated bath, 1 whirlpool bath, 1 cascading bath, 1 cold bath and 1 sauna at a bathhouse. There is not an open-air bath outside building, but 3 outstanding stones are installed.

Look of Bathhouse
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Outside Stones
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi

Hotel Kamuiwa has 3 types of hot spring sources, the first one is a bath lying with strong sodium chloride spring that is opaque and light yellow and has salty taste and no smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 23.81 g. The hot springs have rich ingredients. The second is a large indoor bath with simple hot spring that is clear and colorless and has neither taste nor smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 0.249 g. The third is a cascading bath with simple sulfur spring that is clear and colorless and has no taste and a little sulfur smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 0.228 g. Unfortunately, the hot springs are not drinkable.

Look of Bathhouse
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Large Indoor Bath
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
View from Large Indoor Bath
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
View from Large Indoor Bath
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Hot Springs Are Clear and Colorless
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Hot Springs Are Gushing Out
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Whirlpool Bath
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Cascading Bath
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Wash Place
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Sauna
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi

In addition, the medicated bath is called Kogenyakuto (皇源薬湯) and is arranged 8 kinds of medicinal herbs that come down Chinese Imperial Palace over many years. It seems to have an effect for Heart disease, Liver disease, Disturbance of motility, Rheumatism and Neuralgia. Shampoos and body soaps are provided at the bathhouse. A restroom and a paid hair dryer are installed at a dressing room. A staying is possible, too.

Medicated Bath
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Medicated Hot Water Is Gushing Out
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Dressing Room
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Dressing Room
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Free Cold Drinkig Water Facility at Dressing Room
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi
Resting Place at Dressing Room
Kamoiwa Onsen Hotel Kamuiwa in Rumoi

Atmosphere of Kamuiwa Onsen Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Kamuiwa Onsen

Types of Hot Springs (1)Strong sodium chloride spring (Type: Weak alkaline, Osmotic Pressure: High, Spring Temperature Type: Cold spring)
(2)Simple hot spring (Type:Weak alkaline, Osmotic Pressure: Low, Spring Temperature Type: Extra hot spring)
(3)Simple sulfur spring (Type: Weak alkaline, Osmotic Pressure: Low, Spring Temperature Type: Cold spring)
Water temperature of Hot Spring Source (1)14.0 C
(2)46.0 C
(3)7.8 C
ph (1)7.9
(2)8.3
(3)7.6
Indication (1)Rheumatic disease, Osteoarthrosis, Low back pain, Neuralgia, Frozen shoulder, Bruise, Sprain, Motor paralysis, Gastrointestinal injury, Mild hypertension, Diabetes, Mild hypercholesterolemia, Mild bronchial asthma, Pulmonary emphysema, Autonomic instability, Hemorrhoid, Sleep disorder, Depressive state, Convalescent convalescence, Relieving fatigue, Healthy increase, Cut, Peripheral circulatory failure, Cold sensitivity, Xeroderma
(2)Rheumatic disease, Osteoarthrosis, Low back pain, Neuralgia, Frozen shoulder, Bruise, Sprain, Motor paralysis, Cold sensitivity, Peripheral circulatory failure, Gastrointestinal injury, Mild hypertension, Diabetes, Mild hypercholesterolemia, Mild bronchial asthma, Pulmonary emphysema, Hemorrhoid, Sleep disorder, Depressive state, Convalescent convalescence, Relieving fatigue, Healthy increase, Autonomic instability, Insomnia
(3)Rheumatic disease, Osteoarthrosis, Low back pain, Neuralgia, Frozen shoulder, Bruise, Sprain, Motor paralysis, Cold sensitivity, Peripheral circulatory failure, Gastrointestinal injury, Mild hypertension, Diabetes, Mild hypercholesterolemia, Mild bronchial asthma, Pulmonary emphysema, Sleep disorder, Depressive state, Atopic dermatitis, Psoriasis vulgaris, Skin abscess
Contraindications Acute disease(when there is the heat in particular), Active tuberculosis, 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 Indoor Bath(5), Sauna(1). * Sex-Segregated Bathhouse.
Entrance fee to the bath facility Adult: JPY 500. Child: JPY 250.
Business hours Monday, Friday 10:00-22:00
Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday 10:00-23:00
Regular closing day Open all year round
Parking lot A free parking is provided (120 cars)
Telephone number +81-164-4-3500
Home page Home page is here
Reservation Jalan is here, Rakuten is here
Mapcode 416 367 405*03

List of Accommodations

Refer to following websites for the accommodations in Kamuiwa Onsen.

Hotel Kamuiwa(ホテル神居岩)
Booking

A page of Rumoi is here

Rumoi

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