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Ginsuiso Choraku銀水荘兆楽

1654-1 Arima-cho, Kita-ku, Kobe-shi, Hyogo


by BigPangTheory Hong Kong / 27 Mar 2017

Interesting hot springs in a great location. The Kobe beef was amazing! You get a mini bbq to cook the beef yourself - great way to try out this amazing delicacy. Room is typical Japanese ryokan - no surprises.

  • Open-air Bath
  • Reservable Baths
  • Hot Springs
  • Shuttle Service
  • Foreign Language Support
  • Internet Available

This Japanese-style hotel is located on a hill overlooking the Arima hot spring resort and Mt. Rokko, where guests can enjoy the magnificent landscape from comfortable guest rooms. Choraku also offers both "golden" and "silver" hot springs from private sources to fill the communal spas and open-air baths. The expertly prepared kaiseki course cuisine served here features delicacies like authentic Kobe Beef and the freshest seafood from nearby Akashi.

Rating 4.5/5.0!!
Delicious meals are served in-room for both dinner and breakfast. Enjoy dishes carefully prepared one by one made with local ingredients including seafood from Akashi and Tamba vegetables.

Hot Springs
Rating 4.5/5.0!!
The only place in Arima with coveted Golden and Silver springs.
These two types of spring water are pumped into the large communal baths and open air bath "Kunugi-no-yu) for a total of 10 baths.
Kunugi-no-yu has a standing bath, and a sauna is equipped in the large communal baths.

The hotel's friendly hospitality
*Staff will drop you off to the Arima Onsen area as many times as you like.
(The onsen area is about 15 minutes away on foot)
*In the afterbath area, handmade sweets and tea service are available from 15:00-19:00.

Area Sightseeing
-Hotel shuttle to Arima Onsen area available (13 min on foot)
-Mt. Rokko Ropeway (12 min from Arima Onsen to Mt. Rokko summit)
-Universal Studios Japan (approx. 70 min by car)
-Himeji Castle (60 min by car)
-Takeda Castle (90 min by car)
-30 min by car to other attractions including Kobe Oji Zoo, and Suma Aqualife Park
-Approx 70 min by car to Kyoto.

Pool open from July 10 (Fri) to early September
Free for staying guests.
Pool Hours: 14:00-17:00, and 9:00-11:00 the next day
*Pool cannot be used before check-in.

Guests with bookings of the breakfast and dinner included plan must check-in by 18:30. If arrival will be later than 18:30, please contact the hotel in advance. Dinner may not able to be served for those arriving later than 20:00.
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Facility Info

By car:
30 min from Kobe, 50 min from Osaka, 70 min from Kyoto
70 min from Universal Studios Japan, 60 min from Himeji Castle
90 min from Takeda Castle
Enjoy a relaxing time enjoying Choraku hospitality, hot springs, and delicious cuisine.

From Osaka to Arima Onsen:
Direct access by Hankyu Bus or JR Bus in about 1 hour.
Alternatively, about 1 hour by train (transfers required)
By car, about 50 min (10 minutes after exiting the Chugoku Expressway at Nishinomiya-kita IC)

From Sannomiya to Arima Onsen:
By bus: 30-40 min via Hankyu Bus or JR Bus.
Alternatively, about 30 min by train (transfers required)
By car, about 30 min (5 minutes after exiting the Hanshin Expressway at Arima-guchi IC)
*Please call the hotel upon arrival at Arima Onsen Station to request pickup if using public transportation. 078-904-0666
Exercise Facilities Outdoor pool (free)
Entertainment Facilities Igo (Go), Shogi, Mahjong
Services Room service
Internet Free
Access & Parking Shuttle service (reservation required), Shuttle service, , Free parking
Communal Baths Large public baths
Open-air Baths Open-air baths
Other Facilities Family bath
Japanese cuisine Restaurants Dinner: Open 17:00 / Close 21:00
*Reservation necessary.
Bars Open 20:00 / Close 24:00
Available Nearby Fishing
Foreign Language Support English
Wheelchair Accessibility Wheelchairs available
Guide Dogs Allowed
Also Accepted Mitsubishi UFJ Nicos (MUFG / DC / UFJ / NICOS)
Wing Built Renovated
East Wing 1969 1995
West Wing 1985 1995
Shiki 2006

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