• January 30th, 2014
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[Shosanbetsu Onsen] Day Trip Bath and Konpira Shrine Can Be Enjoyed at Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

Shosanbetsu Onsen

Shosanbetsu Onsen (初山別温泉) is a hot spring resort in Shosanbetsu village located in the northwestern direction of Asahikawa city. Hotel Misaki-no-Yu (ホテル岬の湯) is built at Misakidai Park (みさき台公園) near Ororon Line (National Route 232). The Misakidai Park is a small hill with a ocean view, and has roadside station "Romance Highway Shosanbetsu (ロマン街道しょさんべつ)", Shosanbetsu Auto Campsite (初山別村オートキャンプ場), Shosanbetsu Astronomical Observatory (しょさんべつ天文台), and is relatively near Yoyomisaki Sea-bathing Beach (豊岬海水浴場) and Konpira Shrine (金毘羅神社). A convenience store is not built around here. The Konpira Shrine is famous for a photogenic place, so a lot of photographers come to take a photo in a snow season or early in the evening or in the evening. Speaking of tasty restaurants in the Shosanbetsu, Restraunt "Hana-misaki" (レストラン花みさき) is popular in particular.

Misakidai Park
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Camping Ground
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Shosanbetsu Astronomical Observatory
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

List of Day Trip Onsen

Tourists can take a day trip bath at the Hotel Misaki-no-Yu.

Misakidai Park
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

Hotel Misaki-no-Yu is a small-sized onsen hotel founded in 2001 on a small hill, and is individed into 2 buildings, the building for stay and the building for bath, and entrances are different. An entrance fee to the bath facility is JPY 500. Visitors for day trip bath can take a bath from 06:30 to 07:30, too. A chartered bath is provided, and an extra cost is JPY 750 per 60 minutes. The restraunt "Hana-misaki" is at the building, too, and visitors for day trip bath can use the restraunt. A staying is possible, too, and delicious meals using local cooking ingredient have a good reputation.

Appearance of Building
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

There are 1 outdoor bath, 1 indoor bath, 2 whirlpool baths, 1 cold bath and 1 sauna at a large public bathhouse. The baths are set along windows at the round bathhouse. The indoor bath is the size that about 15 people can take a bath, and uses heated cold springs. The whirlpool baths are the size that about 3 people can take a bath, and use heated water.

Look of Bathhouse
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Whirlpool Baths with Heated Water
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Large Indoor Bath with Hot Springs
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
View from Large Indoor Bath
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

The open-air bath is the size that about 8 people can take a bath, and uses heated cold springs. A roof is provided, so a sense of openness can not be felt. But a view is very good. If it is fine weather, bathers can look over the Sea of Japan and the sea ashore. The sunset over the sea can be enjoyed early in the evening, and starry sky can be enjoyed in the evening.


Look of Outdoor Bath
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Hot Springs Are Gushing Out
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
View from Outdoor Bath
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
View, If It Is Fine...
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

The hot springs are strong sodium chloride spring, and are clear and light green and have salty taste and oil smell, and are not drinkable because of circulation type baths. The sum total of the hot spring ingredients are 15.50 g/kg. The metaboric acid content is 365.0 mg/kg. It is said that is is effective for sterilized skin and taking care of the skin. Shampoos and body soaps are provided at the bathhouse. A restroom and free hair dryers are installed at a dressing room.

Dressing Room
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Dressing Room
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

There is a cold water dispenser at Japanese-style resting place, and the visitors can drink freely. In addition, a blue honeysuckle juice using 15% of fruit juice produced in shosanbetsu is sold. It has a acidity, and is tasty.

Japanese-Style Resting Place
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Blue Honeysuckle Juice Produced in Shosanbetsu, JPY 240
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu
Free Water Dispenser at Japanese Style Lounge
Shosanbetsu Onsen, Hotel Misaki-no-Yu

Atmosphere of Shosanbetsu Onsen Can Be Watched on Youtube

Movie of Shosanbetsu Onsen

Types of Hot Springs Strong sodium chloride cold spring (Type: Weak alkaline, Osmotic Pressure: High, Spring Temperature Type: Cold spring)
Water temperature of Hot Spring Source 21.2 C
ph 7.6
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, Weak child, Chronic skin diseases, Chronic women'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 Chronic digestive diseases, Chronic constipation
Contraindications of drinking Kidney disease, High blood pressure, Hyperthyroidism and diseases accompanied by edema in general
Facilities Outdoor bath(1), Indoor bath(4), Sauna(1). * Sex-Segregated Bathhouse. There is a chartered bath.
Entrance fee to the bath facility Adult: JPY 500. Child: JPY 250.
Business hours 06:30-07:30 and 11:00-21:30
Regular closing day Open all year round
Parking lot A free parking is provided (100 cars)
Telephone number +81-164-67-2031
Home page Home page is here
Reservation Jalan is here, Rakuten is here
Mapcode 692 513 353*87

List of Accommodations

Refer to following websites for the accommodations in the Shosanbetsu Onsen. You can get information regarding online reviews and photos.

    Hotel Misaki-no-Yu(ホテル岬の湯)
    Misakidai Park Campsite(みさき台公園キャンプ場)

    By the way, Club Tourism (クラブツーリズム), a Japanese tour travel agency, provides various types of tours such as day trip tours or ordinary tours. In the case of bus tours, tourists do not drive their cars themselves, so they can savor alcohol. Choosen tourist attractions are national parks such as Rishiri and Rebun, Shiretoko, and popular tourist places such as Furano and Biei, and some activities such as hiking and fruit picking are also enjoyed depending on seasons. If you are interested in tour trips, you should visit the club tourism's website for details.



    1. good! hokkaido! says:

      Hi, Indhipakul Sornprasith san,

      I am Good! Hokkaido! blog owner.
      Thank you for your message.
      But unfortunately I can not make a reservation because I am not a travel agent and my blog do not have a reservation system.
      Could you call Hotel Misaki-no-Yu at +81-164-67-2031 to book it yourself ?
      Thanks a lot.

    2. Indhipakul Sornprasith says:

      Dear Sir,

      Please reserve 1 Japanese quardruple room for 4 persons 1 night with 2 meals on Sunday 4 Sep 2016. I cannot make a reservation request in your website.
      Thank you very much.


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