Dogo Onsen Honkan

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Dogo Onsen, in central Matsuyama, is one of Japan's oldest hot springs with the main honkan one of the most famous locations at its very center. This wooden public bathhouse dates back to 1894 (Meiji Period) and is said to be one of the inspirations behind film director Hayao Miyazaki's acclaimed Spirited Away anime.


Renovation works are being carried out until July 11, 2024. During the first phase, two baths on the first floor remain open to the public while the floors above will close. Parts of the building will be covered with scaffolding during the renovation, though it is also the intention to maintain visible parts of the exterior to minimize the impact on tourists.

The main building will be closed for 23 days from June 18 to July 10, 2024 in preparation for its full reopening on July 11, 2024. Dogo Onsen Annex Asuka-no-yu Izumi and Dogo Onsen Tsubaki-no-yu will still be open during the temporary closure of the main building. Read More



5-6 Dogoyunomachi, Matsuyama, Ehime 790-0842 (Map) (Directions)


6:00 - 23:00 Open Now

Opening Hours

Monday 6:00 - 23:00
Tuesday 6:00 - 23:00
Wednesday 6:00 - 23:00
Thursday 6:00 - 23:00
Friday 6:00 - 23:00
Saturday 6:00 - 23:00
Sunday 6:00 - 23:00
Holidays 6:00 - 23:00

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General Amenities

  • Restroom
  • Paid parking
  • Souvenir shop

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