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Enjoy hot springs in Hyogo Hokusetsu

In Hyogo Hokusetsu, there are two hot spring resorts. One is Takarazuka Hot Springs, which is called "Okuzashiki (salon) of Osaka and Kobe," and the other is Takedao Hot Springs, which is considered an annex of Takarazuka Hot Springs. These hot spring resorts both face the Mukogawa River, but have different flavors. One has an urban flavor and the other is known for its natural beauty. With excellent transportation convenience, visitors can enjoy these hot spring resorts all year round and can have a relaxing time.

Takarazuka Hot Springs can be conveniently accessed in approximately 30 minutes from Kobe or Osaka. This hot spring resort has a long continuous history since the Kamakura period (around 13th century), and has been loved by people because of its reputation as a place where “Bathing in the water can heal illnesses.” With the opening of railways and the establishment of the Takarazuka Revue, Takarazuka Hot Springs developed suddenly as a popular hot springs. Located within a 10-minute walk from Takarazuka Grand Theater, Takarazuka Hot Spring Resort is perfect as a base for sightseeing in Takarazuka, and is loved as an oasis near urban areas.

【Spring quality】 Salt spring (sodium) 
【General indications】 Neuralgia, muscular pain, arthralgia, chronic skin diseases, etc.

Accommodations in Takarazuka Hot Spring

Hotel Wakamizu
(9-25 Yumoto-cho, Takarazuka)TEL0797-86-0151
Location: 5-min. walk from JR/Hankyu Takarazuka Sta.
Takarazuka Washington Hotel
(2-2-2 Sakae-machi, Takarazuka)TEL0797-87-1771
Location: 3-min. walk from JR/Hankyu Takarazuka Sta.
  • ~Natural beauty of satoyama and hot springs in a gorge~
    Takedao Hot Springs can be reached in only nine minutes from the JR Takarazuka Line. In this area, the appearance of the Mukogawa River shows a drastic change. With its flow becoming a rapid stream, a gorge-like atmosphere is created. Enveloped in towering mountains and the gorge, Takedao Hot Spring Resort has the ambience of secluded hot springs. The origin of Takedao Hot Springs is also old, dating back to the Kanei era (1624 - 1644) in the Edo period. It is said that Naozo Takedao, a woodman who was an ochimusha (samurai of a defeated army) of the Toyotomi side, discovered the hot springs. The local foods, which allow enjoyment of the nature and feelings of the seasons, are an attraction of this area.

【Spring quality】 Weak radioactive salt spring (sodium & calcium)
【General indications】Rheumatic diseases, gout, arteriosclerosis, high blood pressure, etc.

Accommodations in Takedao Hot Spring

Koyokan Bettei Azalée
(1-47 Tamase aze Izuriha, Takarazuka)TEL0797-91-0131
Location: 7-min. walk from JR Takedao

Accommodations in Hyogo Hokusetsu

Itami

Itami City Hotel

(6-2-33 Chuo, Itami)
TEL072-777-1111

Location: 6-min. walk from JR Itami Sta.; 3-min. walk from Hankyu Itami Sta.

Takarazuka

Takarazuka Hotel

(1-46 Umeno-cho, Takarazuka)
TEL0797-87-1151

Location: In front of the south exit of Hankyu Imazu Line Takarazuka-Minamiguchi Sta.

Takarazuka Inn

(1-1-4 Tsukimiyama, Takarazuka)
TEL0797-86-4101

Location: 5-min. walk from JR/Hankyu Takarazuka Sta.

Inagawa

The Maple

(1 Sasao aza Mukaiyama, Inagawa-cho)
TEL072-768-0331

From Nose Railway Nissei-Chuo Sta., take Hankyu Bus for 20 min.
and get off at Hayashidaguchi; 7-min. walk from the bus stop

Iwayakan

(15 Kitatahara aza Ipponmatsu, Inagawa-cho)
TEL072-766-0508

From Nose Railway Nissei-Chuo Sta., take Hankyu Bus for 10 min. and get off at Byobuiwa; short walk from the bus stop

Sanda

Sanda Hotel

(1-11-2 Keyakidai, Sanda)
TEL079-564-1101

Location: 1-min. walk from Kobe Electric Railway Woody Town Chuo Sta.

Sanda Summit Hotel

(7-2-1 Mukogaoka, Sanda)
TEL079-562-5200

Location: 1-min. walk from Kobe Electric Railway Flower Town Sta.

Sanda Sunrise Hotel

(1-39 Aioi-cho, Sanda)
TEL0120-592660

Location: 4-min. walk from Kobe Electric Railway Sanda Hommachi Sta.

Hotel Melxe

(11-1 Ekimae-cho, Sanda)
TEL079-563-0005

Location: 2-min. walk from JR/Kobe Electric Railway Sanda Sta.

Plaza Hotel Sanda

(2-14 Nakamachi, Sanda)
TEL079-569-7885

Location: 3-min. walk from JR/Kobe Electric Railway Sanda Sta.

Yamasakikan

(8-14 Sanda-cho, Sanda)
TEL079-563-2008

Location: 4-min. walk from Kobe Electric Railway Sanda Hommachi Sta.