Bathers Can Look over Mt. Yotei While Bathing Open-air Bath -Kutchan Onsen-
May 31st, 2014
Hotel Youtei (ホテル羊蹄) is a hot-spring hotel in Kutchan town located in the southwestern part of Sapporo city and is famous for looking at Mt. Yotei (羊蹄山) from an open-air bath. In fact, the open-air bath had a sence of openness and was comfortable.
There are 1 open-air bath, 1 indoor bath, 1 whirlpool bath, 1 cold bath and 1 sauna at a bathhouse. Fresh hot springs were gushing out in sequence and were overflowing freely from bathtubs and were flowing to an outlet.
The hot springs are magnesium and calcium sodium bicarbonate chloride spring, and are clear and colorless and have neither taste nor smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 2.624 g. Shampoos and body soaps are provided at the bathhouse. A restroom and free hair dryers are installed at a dressing room. A staying is possible, too.
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|Types of Hot Springs||Magnesium and calcium sodium bicarbonate chloride spring (Type: Neutral, Osmotic Pressure: Low, Spring Temperature Type: Warm hot spring)|
|Water temperature of Hot Spring Source||49.3 C|
|Indications||Neuralgia, Muscle pain, Arthralgia, Frozen shoulders, Motor paralysis, Tightening of the joint, Bruise, Sprain, Chronic digestive diseases, Hemorrhoids, Cold sensitivity, Convalescent convalescence, Relieving fatigue, Healthy increase, Cut, Burn, Chronic skin diseases, Weak child, Chronic women's diseases|
|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||Chronic digestive diseases, Chronic constipation, Diabetes, Gout, Liver disease|
|Contraindications of drinking||Kidney disease, High blood pressure, Diarrhea and diseases accompanied by edema in general|
|Facilities||Open-air bath(1), Indoor bath(3), Sauna(1). * Sex-Segregated Bathhouse.|
|Entrance fee to the bath facility||Adult: JPY 800. Elementary school student: JPY 300. Infant: Free of charge.|
|Regular closing day||Open all year round|
|Parking lot||A free parking is provided (50 cars)|
|Home page||Home page is here|
|Reservation||Jalan is here|
|Mapcode||398 538 380*44|
List of Accommodations
Refer to following websites for the accommodations in Kutchan Onsen.
A page of Niseko is here