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One of the longest serving hot springs in the area

Was very surprised to find out that the entry is free if you spend more than NTD 400 per person in... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Japanese style hot spring and Taiwanese gourmet

We came here with young kids so we took a taxi from Shipai metro station. Had a lovely lunch with... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2017
Iris L
Hong Kong, China
via mobile
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“steam room”(4 reviews)
“public bath”(2 reviews)
“onsen”(3 reviews)
No. 10, Lane 300, Xingyi Road., Beitou District, Taipei, Taiwan
+886 2 2874 7979
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Was very surprised to find out that the entry is free if you spend more than NTD 400 per person in the restaurant, you can choose to dine first or spa first. The place itself is serene but kinda aged, but still clean and functional....More

Thank DerrickNgMel
Reviewed 17 April 2018

I loooooved this place. I did go only to the public bath, that was NTD 20 -as I understand they also have private baths for about NTD 1000 or so. This is not specially fancy, and I haven't gone to other Taiwanese hot springs to...More

3  Thank Victor B
Reviewed 21 January 2018

i guess the area around Kawayu has many baths, but our friend brought us to Kawayu as it was recommended by his friends (and, was said to be more like the Japanese onsen with which we are familiar). the (gender-separated) pool areas are rustic, and...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Really nice Japanese style hot spring close to central Taipei. It has a variety of outdoor baths with varying temperatures and mineral density. It was quite easy to find the main entrance to the facility but a bit tricky to find the onsen itself because...More

1  Thank marcgatley
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Cheap price, but unacceptable dirty. Mosquitos everywhere. Clerk gave wrong intro of pricing, and required higher price on checkout.

Thank lianchennnn
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We came here with young kids so we took a taxi from Shipai metro station. Had a lovely lunch with some homely Taiwanese food (spicy stinky tofu, noodles with sesame oil, sticky rice, veggies served in hotpot) and some Japanese food (grilled fish). Spent about...More

Thank Iris L
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This is a small but nice onsen in the hotspring area of Taipei. The adjecent restaurant offers really good meals for a reasonable price. If you spend more than 200TWD you will be granted free acces to the onsen. The onsen is seperated for sexes,...More

3  Thank Rob-UtrechtNL
Reviewed 11 November 2016

The pool is not as big as the one experience in Arima, but this is just nice. There are 3 hot pool & 1 cold pool. Another a steam bath room for you to enjoy as well. 1 of the hot pool come with a...More

Thank Sethderevko
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Not as hard to get to as it seems. Get MRT to Shipae station and show picture of Chinese name to taxi driver. Approx 10min drive and TWD$130. Onsens single sex and nude. Complete mix of customers from young and muscled to few older. Seemed...More

Thank Valleyone
Reviewed 13 November 2015

A small, unpretentious hot spring amongst a cluster of spas. Has 1 large hot pool,1 mid-size warm pool with massaging jets and 1 small cold water jacuzzi, plus a steam room.

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