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Hot Spring Facility Changes Ski Lodge in Winter -Sarugawa Onsen Hidaka Kogenso in Hiadaka-

July 5th, 2014

Hidaka Kogenso

Hidaka Kogenso (日高高原荘) is a hot-spring hotel in Hidaka town located between Sapporo city and Obihiro city and was founded in 1972. There are Taisetsu Youth Recreation Hall (大雪青年の家), a park golf course, Hidaka International Ski Resort (日高国際スキー場) and a camping ground near a building. It changes to a lodge of the Hidaka International Ski Resort in a winter.

Taisetsu Youth Recreation Hall
Sarugawa Onsen in Hidaka Hidaka Kogenso

There are 1 indoor bath, 1 cold bath and 1 sauna at a bathhouse. By the way, visitors can not use the sauna from 06:00 to 09:00. The indoor bath is size that approximately 7 people take a bath. Hot springs were poured into the indoor bath like falls from rocks and I used it as waterfall shower.

Indoor Bath
Sarugawa Onsen in Hidaka Hidaka Kogenso
Hot Springs Flow from Rocks
Sarugawa Onsen in Hidaka Hidaka Kogenso
View from Indoor Bath
Sarugawa Onsen in Hidaka Hidaka Kogenso
Clear and Colorless
Sarugawa Onsen in Hidaka Hidaka Kogenso

The hot springs are simple sulfur spring, and are clear and colorless and have neither taste nor smell. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 0.680 g. Shampoos and body soaps are provided at the bathhouse. In addition, a restroom and free hair dryers are installed at a dressing room. A staying is possible, too.

Dressing Room
Sarugawa Onsen in Hidaka Hidaka Kogenso
Names Are Written on Surafce of Shampoo and Body Soap
Sarugawa Onsen in Hidaka Hidaka Kogenso

Atmosphere of Hidaka Kogenso Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Hidaka Kogenso

Types of Hot Springs Simple sulfur spring (Type: Alkaline, Osmotic Pressure: Low, Spring Temperature Type: Cold spring)
Water temperature of Hot Spring Source 10.4 C
ph 9.4
Indications Neuralgia, Muscular pain, Arthralgia, Frozen shoulder, Motor paralysis, Tightening of the joint, Bruise, Sprain, Hemorrhoid, Chronic digestive diseases, Chronic skin diseases, Convalescent convalescence, Relieving fatigue, Healthy increase, Cut, Chronic women's diseases, Cold sensitivity, Diabetes
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, Sensitive person of the skin, Person of the photoallergy, Other diseases during condition of a patient progress generally
Indications of drinking Not Drinking
Facilities Indoor bath(2). Sauna(1). * Sex-Segregated Bathhouse.
Entrance fee to the bath facility Adult: JPY 500. Junior high school student: JPY 300. Elementary school student: JPY 200. Infant: Free of charge.
Business hours 06:00-09:00
Regular closing day Open all year round
Parking lot Free parking lot is provided (100 cars)
Telephone number +81-1457-6-2258
Home page Home page is here
Reservation Jalan is here
Mapcode 694 128 026*55

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Hidaka Kogenso(日高高原荘)