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Full range of accommodation from simple stay without dinner to luxury stay.

Ryokan Yamato

This is a pure Japanese inn built on the back of Mt. Atagoyama that is often visited in Kotori.All meals are provided…

Kosenkaku

Prouded with its No. 1 supply of hot water in Arima, the free-flowing spring from a private hot spring source and the…

Arima Grand Hotel

As soon as setting your feet at the luxurious entrance, the glassed-in lobby lounge will stimulate your curiosity of the journey. You…

Arimaonsen Ginsuisou Choraku

Kinsen and Ginsen are all private springs. The large public bath and the open-air bath, “Spring of Kunugi” can both be enjoyable….

Ryokan Miyukisou Hanamusubi

All rooms are named after flowers.This is the thoughtfulness of being a healing inn for women and elderly. There are a large…

Motoyu Ryuusenkaku

Motoyu Ryuusenkaku Pavilion on the height of Arima Onsen has wonderful quality springs from its private hot spring source; the fantastic viewed…

Hashinoya Annex Ransui

Ashino Villa Ransui (Ransui) is one of the few traditional wooden built Japanese inn in the mist of the quiet nature of…

Gekkoen Korokan

GEKKOEN offers enjoyment of various hot springs, such as a large common bath commanding panoramic views of Mt. Ochiba, an open-air bath…

Gekkoen Yugetsusanso

Spring, cherry blossom in full bloom Summer, vibrant beautiful green and basking in the forest Fall, autumn leaves colored in red and…

Hyoe Koyokaku

Hyoe Koyokaku, with a history of over 700 years, is one of the most prestigious Japanese ryokan(inn) in Arima Hot Spring Resort….

Tabiyu Abrigo

For close friends and family, there is whole building reserved hideaway condo that can accommodate up to 10 people. It’s a great…

Negiya Ryokan

It’s only 5 minutes’ walk from the city center. The inn is surrounded by naturally grown maple and cherry trees, and its…

Hotel Hanakoyado

This is the small inn of the oldest inn in Arima, “Goshobo”. Its mysterious taste and the beauty of the dance hall…

Arimasanso Goshobesho

Deep hidden in nature, this place is pervaded with sacred atmosphere because of the existing temple where the foreigners had stayed. Immersing…

Tosen Goshobo

This is the oldest inn in Arima founded in 12th century, where Shogun Yoshimitsu ASHIKAGA had stayed. Besides the unique hatching beauty…

Hatago

The fine fastidiousness towards food of the master of Japanese cuisine “Ota” who have disciples all over the country is studded. The…

Kamiohbo

It’s the most close inn to the hot spring source of Tenmangu Shrine, where 98 degrees Celsius gold spring gushes out abundantly,…

Arima View Hotel

“Please enjoy the unique hot spring fully here, as we have gold spring, silver spring, and carbonate spring (artificial). There are as…

Taketoritei Maruyama

This is a Japanese hotel decorated with the concept from Taketori Monogatari on the height of Arima Onsen. The bath is equipped…

Arima Royal Hotel

Located in the heart of Arima Onsen street, it is very convenient even for walking. The Onsenji temple before you eyes makes…

Kadonobo

It is located in the center of Arima, and is also convenient by walking. This is a cuisine hotel proud of our…

Nakanobo Zuien

Located at the central of this city, it has convenient access to transport and town sightseeing, but as soon as you put…

Kinzan

It is a special building with a sukiya style appearance. The taste of the Kyoto-style creative kaiseki cuisine using seasonal ingredients is…

Tozi

Let’s color the joy of Arima Onsen with our own colors. This is the hottest hot spring inn. This inn is run…

ArimaGyoen

Arima Gyoen is located at the best place that is only 2 minutes’ walk from Arima Onsen Station. Arima Onsen and kinsen…

Maple Arima

This hotel is built on the height of Arima with great villa feelings. The course dishes only using selected local grown ingredients…

Okunohosomichi

This is the inn of Tadamichi Ota who is known as the iron chef. This intimate dining space and delicious cuisine are…

Authentic cuisines and take-aways to walk around with you, Find the one you love!

Sain Hanaki

This is a cafe featuring Japanese-style sweets situated near Onsenji temple. The specialties are wood leaf mitsumame topped with bean jam set…

Grill Rokko

This is a restaurant serving western food toward the silver spring and Arima Onsen. The specialty is rokko curry using more that…

ELLE BON

This is a relax French restaurant where you can even eat with chopsticks. It is a French restaurant with casual atmosphere near…

Sabo Doukatei

This is a Portugal themed shop and has a renovating history over 100 years. Besides selected Japanese tea and coffee, and original…

Naniwa zushi Maenaka

This is the Sushi shop in front of Kobe Electric Railway Aima Onsen Station. Including sushi, the rich menu also involves udon…

Sake Ichiba

Gems such as the local beer “Arima Beer”, freshly squeezed whiskeys sent directly from the brewery, local produced sake and wine, and…

Arima Ichi

This is a fresh fried bar tempura shop. The top level white croaker and slippage are hand-milled carefully in the traditional millstone….

Ajidokoro Tomita

This is a popular restaurant with many repeaters. The nice katsudon (with miso soup) consisted with crisply fried pork and best balanced…

Dosanjin Arima

The strictly selected buckwheat is directly purchased from the contract farmers, while procedures from selection to milling are all done by our…

Arima Jyuhachiban

You can enjoy Akashi yaki using Akashi octopus, the conger eel of Akashi, and seasonal fishes from Awaji Island here. The wonderful…

Okonomiyaki Kinchan

This folk shop sells okonomiyaki and teppanyaki. The okonomiyaki with a crispy and fragrant outside and soft inside is very popular.

Lounge Partner

Let’s spend the night in Arima drinking and singing. We also prepared the all-you-can-drink plan. There is the pick-up service.

Arima Masuike

Please challenge the rainbow trout fishing. This is the Arima Onsen sport that can be enjoyed by the whole family. The fishing…

Sobaya Nakasa

We have reserved the taste since its inception, and it has been loved by everyone from the local people to tourists. The…

Café De Beau

This cafe is located in side the oldest inn, “Goshobo” and renovated from the mansion of the 14th generation, Yoshirobee Kanei. This…

Pao De Beau

This is the bakery before “gold spring”. It is popular by using only local ingredients. Tamba black bean bread, Arima pepper bread,…

Sabo Thic Tac

It is renovated from the old house about 100 years ago. The antiques clock is its symbol. This is a retro coffee…

Bar Poco D’ouro

It is located in Arima’s oldest inn “Goshobo”, and is a quiet Ginjo sake bar without any sign. Please further enjoy the…

Sanbo Kan

Located in the historic inn ‘Tocen Goshoboh’. The restaurant serves an authentic Yamaga banquet-style cuisine consisting of fresh local ingredients including Kobe…

Ryozen Shunjyu

Located in ‘Hotel Hanakoyado’ Fresh local ingredients including Kobe beef and fresh fish from Akashiura are prepared before your eyes using ‘okudosan’…

Arima Shokudo

Located in the Arima Toys and Automata Museum. An assortment of western-style dishes are spread across a large table. Enjoy fresh vegetables…

Bar Nurnberg

A standing-bar located across from ‘Kinnoyu’. Kirin beer is delivered directly from the Kobe Kirin Brewery. This bar also offers a variety…

Italian Restaurant PORCO

Porco’ is Italian for pork. Enjoy an assortment of pork dishes, pizza, pasta, etc. featured in our menu.

Yakiniku Miraku

A yakiniku restaurant that uses specially selected ingredients. Be sure to try the uwabara chuck rib, uwarosu chuck, and hormone (innards). Table…

Japanese dish Kobushi

The counter lined with vermilion-colored half-moon serving trays will leave a lasting impression. No less than 20 different varieties of seasonal small…

Kamameshi Kutsurogiya

An eatery established by reforming a quaint single-family home. Enjoy the succulent flavor of Japanese sea bream delivered fresh from Awaji Island,…

Japanese hood Inano

Relax for a spell in our brightly-lit spacious Japanese style space surrounded by colorful seasonal cuisine and enjoy traditional Japanese hospitality. Our…

Bakery in the Forest Igel

All bread is baked with natural yeast. Homemade yeast only contains carefully selected ingredients. Bulk orders should be made two days before…

Art crafts for life to souvenir for friends, here is full line-ups to buy.

Surugaya Mikageten

The oldest – and the warmnest – souvenir shop in Arima. Please stop by and check out our wares. Or we can…

Hyotando

Located between the Yukemuri Hiroba, where the bronze statue of Toyotomi Hideyoshi is enshrined, and the Tourism Information Center. From this shop…

Yanagiya

A red carpet and flowers make this shop hard to miss. We specialize in Japanese trinkets and bamboo products. Our selection of…

Onsendo

Located in front of Goshosengen, this shop is a subsidiary of Yoshitakaya – an old souvenir shop established during the Meiji period….

Kirakuya

Located next to the Kobe Electric Railway Arima Onsen Station. Enjoy a stroll through the Arima Onsen area after undergoing a ladylike…

Yoshitaka

The Shintetsu-ekimae location of our souvenir shop has been in business since the establishment of Yoshitakaya in 1868 (Meiji 1). This shop…

Kinsendo Honten

Located within the area next to the Shintetsu Arima Onsen Station, this shop hands out samples of ‘Kinsen-yaki’ everyday for your tasting…

Mitsumori Omanjyu

The Mitsumori Manju shop is located in Yumotozaka. Come and taste the crafty delights of Japanese confectioners who hand make each treat…

Mitsumori Ekimae

The Mitsumori Ekimae shop is located in front of the entrance to Arima Onsen. Feel free to relax at our shop while…

Mitsumori Odangoya

Located just near the main shop is the Mitsumori dango specialty shop on Taiko street. Freshly cooked skewered rice dango, Kinsen dango,…

Mitsumori Onsenji

The Mitsumori Onsenji shop is located conveniently close to Onsenji. Here you can purchase succulent tansan sembei that are individually prepared by…

Mitsumori Taikodori

This is the Mitumori Taiko Street shop located in front of the gate to Zenfukuji. Why not njoy a steamy ‘yoiyu manju’!…

Mitsumori Honten

The main Mitsumori shop. A variety of local delicacies are available at the main Mitsumori shop including Arima’s famous tansan sembei and…

Mitsumori Wagashi-kobo

The Arima branch of the Mitsumori Japanese Confectionary Factory is located at the entrance to Yumotozaka. Come and sample our famous ‘sake…

Mitsumori Honpo

Mitsumori Honpo is located in Yumotozaka. This shop is a recreation of the original set up by Mitsu Shigematsu in the early…

Mitsumori Tansansen

The Mitsumori Tansan Springs shop is annexed to a traditional Japanese home located in the Tansan Springs Park. Enjoy handmade tansan senbei…

Wakasaya

A 3 minute walk from the Kobe Electric Railways Arima Onsen Station, this shop is easily located as it is colored the…

Wakasaya Shiten

A 4 minute walk from the Kobe Electric Railways Arima Onsen Station, this shop is situated along the street that runs between…

Kobe Horakuan

*There is no building for this shop. You must search from the list of shops registered with the Commodoties Association. ->Please designate…

Haibukiya Nishida Hudeten

Witness the beauty of a glossy silk thread hand-wound into magnificent patterns before your eyes. The ‘trick brush’ is an adorable contraption…

Sennariya Kita

A Japanese pickle and ‘tsukudani’ shop located in front of the Hankyu bus stop. Our Japanese pickles and ‘tsukudani’ shop specializes in…

Sennariya Honten

A Japanese pickle and ‘tsukudani’ shop located in front of the Kobe Electric Railways Arima Onsen Station. Our Japanese pickles and ‘tsukudani’…

Izumido Factory

This shop became independent from Mitsumori Honpo in 1953. Our tansan senbei, made with a recipe featuring a unique ratio of salt,…

Izumido Honten

This shop became independent from Mitsumori Honpo in 1953. Our tansan senbei, made with a recipe featuring a unique ratio of salt,…

Daikokuya

As one of the oldest shops in Arima, Arima Daikokuya used to be a wholesaler, importer and exporter of bamboo crafts before…

Hiranoya Honpo

In accordance with the teachings of our 1st generation owner, Saburo, “When making tansan senbei, don’t make them too sweet, and pay…

Arimasenbei Honpo

We only make and sell tansan senbei using the traditional handmade method at ‘Arima Senbei Honpo’. We also offer factory tours. Come…

Yunosato Honpo

Our shop’s founder was the original mastermind behind the famous Arima tansan senbei. We branched off from Mitsu Shigematsu’s ‘Mitsumori Honten’ after…

Arima Manekiya

Engimono’ or ‘articles that bring good fortune’ have a long history in Japan. This tradition is still alive in our daily lives…

Arima Kago Kutsuwa Honten

Arima Kutsuwa is a production and sales shop that carries on the traditional craft of Arimakago which dates back to the Azuchi…

Arima Onsenyaki Onkeigama

We are the only handmade ceramics factory in Arima Onsen that uses the Kinsen Spring in the production of unique wares specific…

Rose Glass Gallery

Never forget the peaceful time you spent at Arima Onsen with a gift to yourself. Choose from a selection of glass and…

Rokumeikan

We sell honey and pepper of high quality. Also, allow us to introduce the cooking knife of “MIZUOTANRENJO”, which is said to…

Museum shop Arimali

This shop is located within the Arima Toys and Automata Museum. Wooden toys, excellent stationary and wonderful coloring books transmit the intentions…

Kawakamishoten Honten

Kawakami-shoten, established in 1559, is one of the oldest stores in the area and produces and sells typical Japanese “tsukudani”. We produce…

Kobe Tabikutsuya

“Put on your ‘made in Kobe’ shoes and embark on an adventure”, is the motto of Kobe Tabikutsuya. Centered around our collection…

Galleria Retiro D’ouro

This gallery is located in the reformed storehouse of the residence of 13th generation royal palace guard Kanai Shiro of Arima’s oldest…

Yunohana Honpo Taikodori

Here you can taste our freshly grilled tansan senbei which are individually and carefully grilled onsite by our skilled confectioners using senbei…

Yunohana Honpo Honten

We sell old-fashion tansan senbei, tansan cream sandwiches, bath salts, and various other goods. Enjoy an authentic cocoa aroma and crispy texture…

Ma Couleur Arima

Our products are handmade and made with the finest Japanese ingredients and baked to perfection by our talented chefs. Our Baumkuchen is…

Yunohana Honpo Factory

We are located near the Rokko Arima Ropeway Station at the south entrance of Arima Onsen. We endeavor to roast the most…

Arima Tansanriki

Highly recommended for people who would like heavenly relaxation. Arima Tansanriki uses naturally carbonated spring water and massage techniques to relieve tension…

Local activities you’ll never miss, hiking, fishing and more. it will make your stay special.

Arima de Aroma

We use ‘essential oils’ – a 1st class high quality aroma treatment therapy from ‘Young Living Co.’ Experience pure bliss while enveloping…

Arima Masuike

Please challenge the rainbow trout fishing. This is the Arima Onsen sport that can be enjoyed by the whole family. The fishing…

Yuya Shohu

Thoroughly enjoy the hot waters of Arima which are directly channeled from Goshosengen. Same-day reservations can be made.

Kin no Yu

The original structure of this building, which was recorded in Edo Period records, consisted of a southerly facing ‘ichinoyu’ and a northerly…

Gin no Yu

Opened in 2001, Ginsen hot spring is created by channeling water from tansan source and combining it with a radium spring. Access:10-minute…

Trecking course2 Forest of cure

Arima Onsen Iyashinomori’ was prepared in 2006 as a natural area where you can refresh your spirit and enjoy observing nature while…

Aromatherapy B&I

Managed directly by Libra Natutherapy, a long-established aromatherapy brand, which has been working with the world famous Mandara Spa (one of the…

Taiko no Ashiyu (Foot bath)

Located outside Kin no Yu (Arima golden Hot-spring public spa). This hot spring for feet is high in sodium chloride and kept…

Feel changing sceanary of Arima Onsen, Pick the one you must see in season!

Arima Toy Museum

One of the world’s top class automata collections can be found at this museum. Works featuring mechanisms and automata representative of modern…

Hosenji

Located besides Tsuesute Bridge, this is a laid back standing temple. It belongs to the Jodoshinshu Honganji sect. Amidajorai, Shinranjonin, and Renjonin…

Arima Stamp Museum

Currently the most precious collection of hand cut stamps dating back to the establishment of the postal service. Regular stamps and commemorative…

Zuihoji Park

Located at the highest point east of Hot Springs area. One of Hyogo Prefectures numerous famous foliage viewing. In 1951 this park…

Rinkeiji

Located at the highest point east of Hot Springs area. One of Hyogo Prefectures numerous famous foliage viewing. In 1951 this park…

Nene Bridge

Nene Bridge stands out in the center of the town with its bright red posts. It is said that Nene, who built…

Tuesute Bridge

After those who came to Arima Onsen with the help of a walking stick had soaked in the waters of the spring,…

Atagoyama Park

Located just southwest of Tousen Shrine. You can enjoy an overlook of ‘Arima’ the hot spring town from this park. Halfway up…

Jigoku Valley

Located in the southern part of the hot springs town, this valley has many stone signposts that are easily missed. It is…

Zenpukuji

A Buddhist temple started by Gyoki and revitalized by Ninsai. Gyoki laid the foundation of this temple and Ninsai revitalized it. The…

Arima Inari Shrine

This shrine originated when a temporary palace was set up for the official royal visit to Arima Onsen of Emperor Jomei and…

Tosen Shrine

Onamuchi-no-mikoto, Sukunahikona-no-mikoto, and Kumanokusu Mikoto, said to be the first discoverers of Arima, are worshipped here. Resources call this place the hot…

Yukiguni Inari Shrine

Located on the way to Tsuesute Bridge coming from Yumotozaka. ‘Kaminocho’ is one of Arima Onsen 13 districts. Kamicho has a suitengu…

Takimoto Shrine

This is the shrine of the protector god of ‘Takimotocho’ – one of the 13 districts of Arima Onsen located in the…

Suitengu Anamuchi

An otabisho of Tosen Shrine. There is a hole from where clear water spews forth from the stone of two gods. This…

Nenbutsuji

This is said to be the remains of the vacation home of Ho Taiko’s wife, and the political leader of the north…

Tamotoishi

A 3 meter-wide stone decorated with sacred straw rope located on Taiko Bridge. At 5 meters tall and 19 meters in circumference,…

Yukemuri yard

Take a right out of the Arima Onsen Station and you will see the Yukemuri Hiroba. There is a waterfall made to…

Tenjin Gensen

The ever-mysterious ‘Kinsen’ hot spring is high in iron. This very salty hot spring is high in sodium chloride. Since the iron…

Myokenji

Here you can enjoy one of Arima’s numerous beautiful views. From this temple atop Mt. Ochiba you can look out over the…

Onsenji Misoshian

Picture scrolls that tell the history of Arima Onsen. Picture scrolls such that paint the history of Gyoki, Ninsai, and Arima Onsen…

Negai no Niwa

A statue of the savior of Arima Onsen, Gyoki, and a 3 birds. There is a small dry landscape before the Nenbutsuji…

Kamenoo no taki

A narrow waterfall shaped like the tail of a turtle. This is a narrow waterfall shaped like the tail of a turtle…

Taiko Yudono Kan

A resource center for excavated items dating from the time when Taiko Hideyoshi’s Yuyama palace was discovered. This is a resource center…

Gokurakuji

This temple is dedicated to Amithaba. The Hiyoke Kannon is worshipped here and there is a depiction of the adjacent views of…

Tsuzumigataki Park

The sound of clear water beating as it falls into the pool at the waterfall’s base. This famous location was named after…

Tansansengen Park

There is a small park tucked away high upon Tansan Hill which houses the tansan spring source and offers water fountains where…

Arima Factory

Picture scrolls that tell the history of Arima Onsen. Picture scrolls such that paint the history of Gyoki, Ninsai, and Arima Onsen…

Yukemuri hill

The main street of the hot springs area. An opening ceremony was held on October 22, 1992. Since this time, this street…

Cherry tree Street

A walking path on the left bank of Arima river connecting Taiko Bridge and Otokura Bridge. Majestic cherry blossoms line both banks…

Arima River Shinsui park

In the central part of Arima Onsen, there is a bridge with a red railing called Nene-bashi, located upstream of the Arimagawa…

Taiko-dori Street

This is a main street of the Arima spa resort area named after Taiko Hideyoshi where many souvenir shops stand creating a…

Useful information to visit Arima Onsen by car and trains. See before you come here!

Arimali Parking

A car parking area whose concept is to encourage people to enjoy walking safely around the village of Arima-onsen. Arima visitors can…

Arima Linen Supply Co., Ltd.

Linen by definition is cloth woven from flax. Nowadays, however, cotton or synthetic fibers are often used in products and all these…

Arima Setsubi LLC.

We are specialists who maintain the facilities and hot springs around Arima. We plan and build sanitary facilities for water supply and…