In case of stay in Tokyo, “Onsen” Hot springs and public baths
Onsen is water that contains mineral components other than water from the ground. Basically, hot spring is often located in the vicinity of the volcano. Therefore, the number of hot springs is less in Tokyo. In addition, it is whether is very important that how to enjoy hot spring “Onsen”.
If you want to enjoy the natural scenery or good of view, it is recommended that you go out to the suburbs.
However, traveler’s time has limited. I propose three ways.
1. Hot spring facilities in Tokyo
Hot water is a hot spring. The view is modern and inorganic. 1000 yen or more
2. Public baths in Tokyo
Hot water is not a hot spring. You can experience the traditional Japan. Economic. Once about 500 yen.
3. “Oedo Onsen Monogatari”
Hot water is a hot spring. Interior is reminiscent of the old days of Japan. Once about 2000 yen
I will introduce the Oedo Onsen.
This is located in Odaiba.
Appearance is big, there is atmosphere of old Japan.
Free buses depart from the main station.
As Japan’s first hot spring theme park, it opened in March 1, 2003.
Normal business hours is until the next morning 9 am from 11am.
There is accommodation “Oedo inn Iseya” and simple accommodation “Black Ships Cabin” (men only), this is possible that they will be staying.
In case of weekdays, is able to nap until 7:00 in the rest room or hall without having to use the accommodation. (this is written in February 2013)
As new attractions of Odaiba that reproduces “Edo” to the city, also as hot spring facilities that be able to go feel free , there is popular to the elderly from children regardless of gender.
This theme is like do time slip. After admission, choose from many kind of “yukata” that be able to rent from the facility, spend dressed. In the “Oedo Onsen” You can do game that was popular in the old days on Edo.
Address : 2-6-3, Aomi, Koto-ku, Tokyo
Directions (for free bus)
Around Sumiyoshi station 住吉
Around Kikukawa station 森下