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Bathers Can Look over Mt. Yotei While Bathing Open-air Bath -Kutchan Onsen-

May 31st, 2014

Hotel Youtei

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.

Entrance of Bathhouse
Kutchan Onsen Hotel Youtei

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.

Open-air Bath
Kutchan Onsen Hotel Youtei
Hot Springs Are Gushing Out
Kutchan Onsen Hotel Youtei
View from Open-air Bath
Kutchan Onsen Hotel Youtei
Hot Spring Ingredients Deposit
Kutchan Onsen Hotel Youtei

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.

Dressing Room
Kutchan Onsen Hotel Youtei
Resting Place
Kutchan Onsen Hotel Youtei

Atmosphere of Kutchan Onsen Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Kutchan Onsen

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
ph 7.3
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.
Business hours 10:00-22:00
Regular closing day Open all year round
Parking lot A free parking is provided (50 cars)
Telephone number +81-136-22-1164
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.

Hotel Youtei(ホテル羊蹄)

A page of Niseko is here