Onsen in Niseko

Niseko boasts a generous selection of onsens which can be found all around the Niseko area, with many located around the Annupuri area. Relaxing in an onsen is the best way to soothe aching joints and muscles after a long day on the mountain. Visitors can enjoy “Toji”, the practice of relaxing in the geothermally heated, mineral-rich water as a form of therapy. Onsen are an integral part of Japanese culture and the practice of relaxing in hot springs and is a custom that dates back to ancient times. Also, check out the booklet version of the Niseko Onsen guide here.

Niseko Onsen Guide

Discover Niseko’s amazing onsen and relax during your trip to Niseko. Please consider all pricing and information as a guide only – please refer to the website or contact the onsen to confirm. Check out the Niseko Yumeguri Pass for great discounts on onsen.

Goshiki Onsen

This onsen uses natural water fresh from Mt. Iwanopuri – where this onsen is located. This onsen is one of the most popular in the Niseko area, especially in summer.

  • Opening hours: 10:00am-8:00pm Last Entry 7:00pm
  • Price: ¥800 Adult, ¥500 Child (5-12 years old)
  • Note: Face towel purchase ¥300, bath towel purchase ¥600. Indoor/outdoor onsen baths, men and women separate.
  • Tel: 0136 58 2707
  • Address: 510 Niseko, Niseko Town, Abuta District, Hokkaido 048-1511

Hilton Niseko Village

Located at the Hilton in Niseko Village, this large onsen features spacious indoor and outdoor baths. The stunning setting overlooks a pond and has views of the iconic Mt. Yotei.

Hirafutei Onsen

Niseko Prince Hotel Hirafutei is one of Hirafu’s most popular hotels and hosts this stunning onsen. The location is very central and is easily accessible. It is also perfectly situated with Mt. Yotei views from the women’s bath and Mt. Annupuri views from the men’s bath.

  • Opening hours: 7:00am-10:30am, 1:30pm-11:00pm Last entry 10:00pm
  • Price: ¥1,000 Adult, ¥600 Child (4-12 years old)
  • Note: Bath towel rental ¥200, face towel purchase ¥200. Indoor/outdoor onsen baths and sauna, men and women separate.
  • Tel: 0136-23-2239
  • Address: 204 Yamada, Kutchan, Abuta District, Hokkaido 044-0081

Hotel Niseko Alpen

Situated at the base of the Grand Hirafu ski resort, the Niseko Alpen Hotel hosts an elegant onsen it’s first floor. The facilities include indoor and outdoor baths as well as a sauna and access to a large indoor swimming pool.

  • Opening hours: 1:00pm-10:00pm Last Entry 9:00pm
  • Price: ‎¥1,000 Adult, ¥400 Child (6-12 years old)
  • Note: Face towel rental ¥200, bath towel rental ¥300. Indoor/outdoor onsen baths and sauna, men and women separate.
  • Tel: 0136 22 1105
  • Address: 204 Yamada, Kutchan, Abuta District, Hokkaido 044-0081

Hotel Yotei

Located in Kutchan, just a few minutes from the train station, this onsen uses natural spring water and is popular with locals. The outdoor bath offers great views of Mt. Yotei on clear weather days. There is also a sauna available.

Ikoino Yuyado Iroha

Located at the base of Niseko Annupuri, this beautiful onsen uses natural, free-flowing water which is believed to be good for the skin.

  • Opening times: 12:00pm-10:00pm Last Entry 9:00pm
  • Price: ¥800 Adult, ¥400 Child (6-12 years old)
  • Note: Face & bath towels set rental ¥320. Indoor/outdoor onsen baths and sauna, men and women separate.
  • Tel: 0136-58-3111 (call before arrival)
  • Address: 477 Niseko, Abuta District, Hokkaido 048-1511

Kanronomori

Kanronomori has a large public onsen and also offers a private onsen for hire for 50 minutes for a more exclusive experience. Private onsen bookings are necessary so please call ahead.

  • Opening hours: 11:00am-10:00pm Last Entry 9:00pm
  • Price: ¥900 Adult, ¥300 Child (6-12 years old)
  • Private Indoor onsen – 50 mins: ¥3,500
  • Note: Face & bath towels set rental ¥200. Indoor/outdoor onsen baths and sauna, men and women separate.
  • Tel: 0136 58 3800
  • Address: 415 Niseko, Abuta District, Hokkaido 048-1511

Kira No Yu

Kira No Yu is a local favourite, located right next to the Niseko JR railway station. This onsen features a modern design, large indoor baths and outdoor baths. Community events are often held here.

  • Opening hours: 10:00am-9:30pm Last entry 9:00pm
  • Price: Adult ¥500, Child (4 to 12) ¥250, Private onsen ¥1,000
  • Note: Bath towel & face towel rental ¥300, Indoor and outdoor onsen bath.
  • Tel: 0136 44 1100
  • Address: 33 Chuodori, Niseko, Abuta District, Hokkaido 048-1512

Rankoshi Kogane Onsen

Kogane Onsen is tucked away in the quiet town of Rankoshi, which is just 10-20 minutes from the main resort areas of Niseko. This onsen is only open in summer and offers great views of the Annupuri mountains.

Makkari Onsen

Located in the neighbouring town of Makkari, the Makkari Onsen offers full views of Mt. Yotei from stunning open-air baths. A sauna is also available.

  • Opening hours: April-September 10: 00-21: 00 (Last entry 20:30) October-March 11: 00-21: 00 (Last entry 20:30)
  • Price: Adult ¥600, Child (4 to 12) ¥250
  • Tel: 0136-45-2717
  • Address: 174-3 Midorioka, Makkari Village

Niseko Grand Hotel

The Niseko Grand Hotel onsen features large indoor and outdoor baths in a tranquil forest setting. The outdoor “grand bath” is one of the few mixed baths in the area, allowing both men and women to bathe in the same onsen. Shorts and dresses are available for rent for those who wish to enter the mixed bath.

  • Opening hours: 11:30am-10:00pm Last entry 9:00pm
  • Price: ¥900 Adult, ¥450 Child (6-12 years old)
  • Note: Face towel rental ¥100, bath towel rental ¥150, rental bath clothes for women ¥100.
  • Indoor/outdoor onsen baths, separate men and women baths available.
  • Tel: 0136 58 2121 
  • Address: 412 Niseko, Niseko Town, Abuta District, Hokkaido 048-1511

Niseko Konbu Onsen Mokunosho

This historic, stunning onsen is one of the most famous in the area and offers day-spa packages as well as private baths Please call ahead to confirm availability. This onsen can only be visited as part of a day spa package or by staying guests.

Rankoshi Kouryu Sokushin Center Yusenkaku

Popular with locals, this onsen is located right next to Kombu station in Rankoshi. There are a number of different baths with different types of water. Each different type of bath is said to provide various health benefits. There are large indoor baths as well as smaller outdoor baths.

Tsukimi No Yado Akahane

This onsen uses 100% naturally flowing hot spring water filled with natural minerals which are said to have numerous health benefits. The large communal bath has a historic feel, and one of the baths contains mud which is good for the skin.

Vale Niseko Onsen

Located in The Vale Niseko in central Hirafu, this onsen is right next to the Family Run of Grand Hirafu. Access to this onsen is made via the front desk of The Vale Niseko.

  • Opening Hours: Contact The Vale Niseko for opening hours
  • Price: Adult (age 12 and over): 1,500 JPY, Child (age 3-11): 1,000 JPY, Infant (age 2 and under): Free of charge
  • Note: This onsen is not open to the public for the 2020/21 winter season
  • Tel: 0136 21 5811
  • Address: 166-9 Yamada, Kutchan, Abuta District, Hokkaido 044-0081

Yugokoro-tei

Located next to the gates of Moiwa, this onsen features a large outdoor bath in a relaxing forest setting. A striking wooden pavilion creates a classic Japanese atmosphere. Image provided by Aaron Jamieson.

  • Opening hours: 4:00pm-11:00pm
  • Price: ¥1000 Adult, ¥900 Child (13-15 years old), ¥500 Child (6-12 years old)
  • Note: Face towel rental ¥100, bath towel rental ¥200, face & bath towels set rental ¥250. Indoor/outdoor onsen baths, free massage chairs and bed, men and women separate.
  • Tel: 0136 58 2500
  • Address: 438 Niseko, Niseko Town, Abuta District, Hokkaido 048-1511

Yukichichibu

This historic onsen is located in a scenic valley surrounded by stunning nature, and is right next to a large geyser. It has eight onsen baths including a mud bath in the women’s section. This is one of the most popular onsens in the area.

  • Opening hours: 10:00am-8:00pm Last entry 7:30pm
  • Price: ¥700 Adult, ¥300 Child (6-12 years old)
  • Note: Bath towel rental ¥300, face towel purchase ¥210. Indoor/outdoor onsen baths, men and women separate. Ladies mud bath.
  • Tel: 0136 58 2328
  • Address: 680-2 Yunosato, Rankoshi Town, Isoya District, Hokkaido 048-1321