Taketa Hot spring Hanamizuki
Being easily accessible from the Bungo Taketa station, Hanamizuki is very popular not just for the local people but also for travelers. Souvenir shop on the first floor sells a wide range of Taketa original products including sweets and seasonings. A restaurant upstairs serves local fried chicken and various set menus. Foot bathing is available in front of the main entrance for free so try it out.
Address: 2250 Oaza Aiai, Taketa, Oita
Hours open to visitors: 11:00 - 22:00 (Last admission 21:30) Morning bath is available only on the first floor from 6:00 - 8:30 (Last admission 8 :00) Restaurant opens 11:00 - 18:30 (Last order at 18:00)
Admission Fee: Adult (non-Taketa residents) 500yen / Adult (members/Taketa residents)350yen / Children 200yen (child under 6, free) / Family bathroom 2000yen for an hour
Directions: 3 minutes walk from Bungo Taketa Station on JR Hohi Line.
From Kumamoto airport or Oita tokiwa-mae bus stop (near Oita station), take express bus "Yamabiko " and get off at "Taketa Onsen Hanamizuki".
[Parking] 97 parking spaces are available.