Introduction to the charm of Yamanashi’s “Ishwa Onsen”. Let’s visit the third largest hot spring in Japan

The hot spring resort of Ishwa Onsen has been selected as one of the 100 best sightseeing spots in Japan, and is ranked third in the country.

Ishwa Onsen has a long history, dating back to the Showa period (1926-1989), and is one of the most famous hot springs in Yamanashi, the land of hot springs.

In addition, there are many other elements that make Ishwa Onsen more attractive, such as local specialties and accommodation facilities.

In this article, I will introduce the location, attractions, specialties, and accommodations of Ishiwa Onsen.

Ishiwa Onsen’s main location

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The hot spring village of Ishwa Onsen is known for its peaches and grapes, and has been selected as one of the best 100 sightseeing spots in Japan.

It is also known as the best place for peaches and grapes in Japan.

It is the largest hot spring resort in Yamanashi, the land of hot springs, and is one of the best hot spring resorts in Japan.

Ishiwa Onsen’s main attraction

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It began its history as a hot spring tourist attraction in January 1961 with the birth of the “Blue Sky Hot Spring” that sprang up in a vineyard and nearby river in Ishwa.

Today, about 30 hotels and inns are members of the Ishwa Onsen Ryokan Kyodo Kumiai, each offering its own unique hot spring.

Each of the 30 or so hotels and inns that are members of the Ishwa Onsen Ryokan Kyodo Kumiai offer their own unique hot springs, a wide variety of hot springs, swimming pools, and a health spa (kenko-land) that uses sports for nursing care and rehabilitation.

Specialties of Ishiwa Onsen

If you are visiting Ishiwa Onsen, you will not only want to enjoy the hot springs, but you will also want to take in the local specialties.

Here, we will introduce you to three such specialties available in Ishiwa Onsen.

“Huang Bi Peach” Roll Cake (Budo no Sato)

'Yellow Peach' Roll Cake (Grape Village)
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The roll cake provided by Budou-sato is made from “yellow peaches”, a fantastic peach that is rarely found in the market and is awarded as “yellow peach that brings happiness”.

It has a tropical taste like a mango, and the juicy and sweet taste unique to peaches is also concentrated in the yellow peaches.

Facility Name Budo no Sato Co.
Address YamanashiFuefuki-shiIshiwa-choIchibe977-26
Phone Number 055-263-2311
Official Site

Koshu Raisins (Seigetsu)

Koshu Raisin (Seigetsu) )
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The Koshu raisin is made from large peonies, one of the most popular grapes in Japan, which are grown in a harsh land environment with extreme temperature differences.

Koshu Raisin” is made from large raisins, one of the most popular grapes in Japan. The crispy cookie dough is sandwiched between large raisins for a simple yet flavorful product.

Facility Name Seigetsu Corporation
Address YamanashiNan Alps City, Momoyama 591
Phone Number 055-263-2311
Official Site

100% Grape Juice “Yogen Notori Label” (Alps Wine)

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It is made from 100% grape juice with no preservatives, flavors, or additives, and is named after a mysterious bird that has two heads.

It is a non-alcoholic product that can be consumed by small children, the elderly, and those who do not like to drink alcohol. It has the mellow flavor of grapes and a crisp, clean taste.

Facility Name Alps Wine Head Office
Address 418 Fox Nii, Ichinomiya-cho, Fuefuki-shi, Yamanashi
Phone Number 055-263-2311
Official Site

Ishiwa Onsen Main Hotel

Finally, we will introduce three recommended accommodations in Ishwa Onsen.

If you are having trouble deciding which of the many accommodations to choose, please refer to the following.

Kayagi no sho Keizan

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This is the first time I’ve ever been to the beach, and I’ve never been to the beach before.

The Keizan Taiko drumming show, which is based on the image of the “stillness” and “movement” of the Fuurinkazan, is a regular nightly event.

There is also a day-trip plan that allows you to enjoy kaiseki cuisine and a buffet along with the hot spring.

Facility Name Gorgeous Chapter Keizan
Address YamanashiFuefuki-shi, Fuefuki-shi, YamanashiIshiwa-machi, Ichibe822
Phone Number 055-263-2311
Official Site

Spa Land Hotel Naito

Spa Land Hotel Naito
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The “Spa Land Hotel Naito” has a wide variety of baths and four types of saunas, as well as hot springs that use water with excellent moisturizing and penetrating properties created by the latest nanotechnology.

The spa also offers bedrock baths and wax lilies, as well as relaxation services such as Thai massage and oxygen capsules.

The three-hour-long popular theater show with tears and laughter can be seen with the facility’s admission and accommodation fees.

Facility Name Spa Land Hotel Naito
Address 1690 Yokkaichi Market, Isawa-cho, Dibuki-shi, Yamanashi
Phone Number 055-263-2311
Official Site

Kunitachi, the House of Relaxation

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The “Kutsurogi no tei Kunitachi” is a ryokan that proposes an elegant time with a total of 19 rooms, including special rooms with open-air baths, Japanese-Western rooms, and Japanese-style rooms.

You can experience a full bathing experience at the large bathhouse with an open-air bath using Ishiwa and activated stone hot springs, three private charter baths, and the “Arashi no Yu” natural hot spring medicinal stone rock bath.

After soaking in the hot spring baths, why not indulge in the chef’s heartfelt seasonal dishes that gently approach the body?

Facility Name Relaxation House Kunitachi
Address 410 Kawanakajima, Ishwa-cho, Fuefuki-shi, Yamanashi
Phone Number 055-263-2311
Official Site

Ishiwa Onsen Honten Information and Summary

Facility Name 石和温泉本店
Address YamanashiFuefuki-shi, Fuefuki-shi, YamanashiIshiwa-machi, Ichibe822
Phone Number 0557-81-8137
Approximate budget Approximately 10,000 yen per person
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What did you think? In this article, I have introduced you to Ishwa Onsen.

It may be difficult to choose just one place for specialty products and accommodations.

The different features of the hot springs at each accommodation facility may also be a problem.

This article has been written in an easy-to-understand manner to help you solve your problems, so please refer to it.

Please take this opportunity to visit Ishwa Onsen.