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Funaoka Onsen

82-1 Murasakino Minamifunaoka-cho, Kita-ku, 603-8225, Kyoto Prefecture
+81 75-441-3735
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Pleasant, but not pretty

First of all - it's quite easy to miss as you walk past it ... so keep an eye on whichever map app... read more

Reviewed yesterday
fartoomanyusers
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London, United Kingdom
Finally! My tattoos weren’t an issue! And outdoor pools!

I’m so thankful to have found this Onsen/Sento. They openly allowed my large tattoos and even... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alyxx M
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82-1 Murasakino Minamifunaoka-cho, Kita-ku, 603-8225, Kyoto Prefecture
Nishijin District
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+81 75-441-3735
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"public bath"
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"traditional japanese bath"
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Reviewed yesterday

First of all - it's quite easy to miss as you walk past it ... so keep an eye on whichever map app you're using to navigate ! Some people warn about going in the men or women's side by accident - but there is...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’m so thankful to have found this Onsen/Sento. They openly allowed my large tattoos and even called them “Kawaii”. The inside had 4-5 baths depending how you count them, one electric which was cool and super weird haha.. and then outside there is a cold...More

1  Thank Alyxx M
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

We came here at about 10pm and it was still pretty busy. It seemed quite popular with the locals. A downside of this onsen was that soap and shampoo wasn't provided. As with most onsens you need to bring your own towel. Lockers were provided...More

1  Thank JonHSydney
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Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I was there 18Jan18 for the very first time. It’s a nice place, traditional but smaller than I had expected. I went to leave and my shoes were stolen. The front desk guy was kind enough to provide me with flip flops to get to...More

5  Thank Tim E
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

I heard a lot about traditional Japanese bath and decided to go to one of them. I found Funaoka Onsen- public baths in Kyoto. Be ready that this place is authentic public bath and there will be a lot of locals, and be ready that...More

1  Thank Daniel P
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

This is a decent onsen with hot, cold and room temperature water This place also has a sauna and jets

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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Started off with a chaotic scene,behind the noren marking this great bath house in Kyoto. Open and close of the shoe locker without key, visitor pay the entry fee and quickly walk into the changing hall. Find a comfortable spot, take off the clothing and...More

Thank VOONKY
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Not actually an onsen, but a lovely sento with several different indoor baths, a sauna, and a wooden outdoor tub. Visited several times during my stay in Nishijin. Always friendly service, and very clean. Seemed to be popular with other travellers as well as locals.

1  Thank Elise L
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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The place itself was nice, although a bit overpriced considering that it's not using a proper hot spring. However, it's a foreign tourist magnet and not really a very relaxing place to bathe as a result. I'd much rather visit an onsen that only the...More

Thank Adam D
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Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

This was a lovely experience, I've been to Korean bathhouses before so I knew what I was in for. It was a lovely clean & had a family vibe to the place - really felt like I was with the locals. For those who are...More

1  Thank Marcelle B
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Nishijin District
A district with a long textile heritage, ancient Kyoto
is still alive in the Nishijin District. Studded with
its weaving factories, tea houses, and onsen, the
neighborhood is charming and peaceful with a
self-possessed air. Less traveled than other parts of
the city, it is a district where you can take it at
your own pace. Visitors can explore the many weaving
and cloth houses, the free kimono shows, and the many
...More
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