Comfort Hotel Osaka Shinsaibashi
Phone: (81) 6 6258 3111
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Beauty & Spas
Ofuku Onsen is a small hot spring situated in a basin near the Furuya River. The only things to do other than bathing are visiting the nearby Shuhodo limestone caves or the sunny, Akiyoshidai wildflower fields. Guestrooms at cozy Fukuya Ryokan are Japanese-style and offer separate bathing facilities for men and women. Indoor baths are in wooden bathhouses with large rectangular wooden tubs. Outside baths are rock-lined. The water is classified as radioactive simple thermal and is heated to correct bathing temperature. The water is used to treat hardening of the arteries, lazy blood, stiff joints, neuralgia, diabetes, and gout.
One of the oldest spa resorts of Japan, the Arima Onsen Spa offers mineral rich water said to offer healing benefits. The Kin no Yu uses natural ingredients that acts as medicinal cures to various skin and other ailments. The unisex spring bath is said to heal various skin and digestive ailments. Go get yourself to the rejuvenating waters and experience greater health benefits, as the Japanese believe. Call ahead for further information.