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Sukayu Onsen

1 Nitta, Aomori 038-0001, Aomori Prefecture
+81 17-738-6400
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Nice place to stay

While i was traveling in Aomori this time, I stayed 3 type of onsen hotels. And I liked this onsen... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
via mobile
Hot spring is great

A very old onsen with history. When you check in, a staff will brief you on the onsen and where to... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
via mobile
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1 Nitta, Aomori 038-0001, Aomori Prefecture
+81 17-738-6400
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

While i was traveling in Aomori this time, I stayed 3 type of onsen hotels. And I liked this onsen the most among them. Staffs were friendly. Room was clean and well made. And I like the onsen where I could see the outside. It...More

Thank suek926
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

A very old onsen with history. When you check in, a staff will brief you on the onsen and where to have your meals and check your preferred dinner timing. Room is enough to lay 2 futons. Equip with a heater and a very small...More

2  Thank lydiaSingapore
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We travelled on the JR bus to Sukaya to try out a Japanese onsen. There were no English instructions and it cost 1000yen for the mixed baths. There were few people around and my husband and I stumbled through, not quite sure of the customs....More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We spent three nights at this ryokan (traditional Japanese inn), ferrying ourselves between the dining areas and the onsen (hot spring) when we weren't skiing. Our stay really couldn't have been better. This is a very old inn, so it lacks some of the refinements...More

4  Thank Rhervez
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Its My Thord time here and I Love it. The last two Times' has been in Jan/feb but now in december when it is less crowded its eaven better. The food is fantastic and the staff so friendly. But the big plus is the almost...More

Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Segregated as well as mixed gender at this 130 year old onsen. The mixed section is cheapest with 600 jpy while segregated costs 1000 jpy. Despite mixed you are supposed to stay in your half of the basin. The ph value is 1 means the...More

6  Thank dullyjan
Reviewed 15 September 2016

If you want to experience a real rustic authentic Onsen then this is the place to go. It is not for the shy as it is exactly how the Japanese experience these type of baths. You will have an experience that you will remember for...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We've stayed at Sukayu Onsen for 4 nights during a ski trip to Hakkoda. The onsen is pretty close to the Hakkoda Ropeway, so it is a very good choice for skiers. Free shuttle bus runs from the Onsen until the ski resort. You can...More

1  Thank marcant007
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

This is the first time that Ive tried the mixed onsen. we've stayed in Hakkoda hotel 3 times but never been to this nearby onsen. The water is milky white and has the acidic sulphur smell. Its 43 degrees celcious and when we went there...More

1  Thank Zetster
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Sukayu is a very traditional Japanese onsen known for being able to hold 1000 people. The water here is sulphuric so it's white (and smells a bit!) - it's very good for your skin though. I found the water here a lot hotter than at...More

3  Thank millavanilla1991
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