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Onsen Is Small But Cozy -Pinneshiri Onsen in Nakatonbetsu-

January 16th, 2014

Hotel Bougakuso

Hotel Bougakusou (ホテル望岳荘) is a hot-spring hotel in Nakatonbetsu town located in the southern part of Wakkanai city and opened a business in 1992. A building is next to roadside station "Pinneshiri (ピンネシリ)", and there are an automatic camping ground, a cottage, Soya Nature School (そうや自然学校), too. Those collectively called Pinneshiri Village Farm Park (ピンネシリヴィレッジファームパーク). There is a trailhead of Mt. Pinneshiridake (ピンネシリ岳) in the backside of the roadside station, and many mountain climbers seemsto stay at the Hotel Bougakuso. There is a restraunt at the building, too, and a meal can be enjoyed.

Trailhead of Mt. Pinneshiridake
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Park Golf Course
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso

The bathhouse is small but cozy. There are 1 hot spring bath, 1 hot water bath, 1 cold bath and 1 sauna at the bathhouse. The hot water bath was hotter than hot spring bath.

Entrance of Bathhouse
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Look of Bathhouse
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Hot Spring Bath
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
View from Hot Spring Bath
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Hot Springs Are Light Yellow
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Hot Springs Are Gushing out
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Hot Water Bath. Water Is Hotter than Hot Spring Bath
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Mosaic Tile
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso
Cold Bath
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso

The hot springs are sodium and calcium chloride carbonated spring, and are clear and light yellow and have neither taste nor smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 1.846 g. Unfortunately, the hot springs are not drinkable. Shampoos and body soaps are provided at the bathhouse. A restroom and a free hair dryer are installed at a dressing room. A staying is possible, too.

Dressing Room
Pinneshiri Onsen Hotel Bougakuso

Atmosphere of Pinneshiri Onsen Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Pinneshiri Onsen

Types of Hot Springs Sodium and calcium chloride carbonated spring (Type: Neutral, Osmotic Pressure: Low, Spring Temperature Type: Cold spring)
Water temperature of Hot Spring Source 4.6 C
ph 7.0
Indications 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 skin diseases, Chronic woman's diseases, Cut, Burn
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(3), Sauna(1). * Sex-Segregated Bathhouse.
Entrance fee to the bath facility Adult: JPY 380. Elementary school student: JPY 160.
Business hours 10:30-21:00
Regular closing day 2nd and 4th Monday
Parking lot A free parking is provided (40 cars)
Telephone number +81-1634-7-8111
Home page Home page is here
Mapcode 684 730 868*05

List of Accommodations

Refer to following websites for the accommodations in Pinneshiri Onsen.

Hotel Bogakuso(ホテル望岳荘)