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The Japanese Bath House

59 Cromwell Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9419 0268
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Brilliant !!!

Every part of the Japanese bath house experience was good. We needed a long hot soak to ease... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen P
Lovely place

The water is hot and doesn't smell of chlorine (aka it's clean). The staff are really nice and... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Rebecca A
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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1 week ago
“Brilliant !!!”
9 Apr 2017
“Lovely place ”
59 Cromwell Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9419 0268
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every part of the Japanese bath house experience was good. We needed a long hot soak to ease muscle aches and tension and Shiatsu to sort out some body imbalances. The venue was calm, simple and attractive and the reception staff were very helpful. The...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The water is hot and doesn't smell of chlorine (aka it's clean). The staff are really nice and friendly. I always go by myself so I'm not sure if that's the reason why the lounge isn't suggested. The lounge has a small menu and I...More

1  Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

I found this very clean,modern and very welcoming. The bath was excellent,clean and hot. The sauna was the same. Shower area was clean and hot. The storage area for your clothes and valuables was good. Plenty of fresh cold water was available. Massage was a...More

Thank Graeme H
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

I love bathhouses and have travelled to Japan many times, I am so happy to have this beautiful bathhouse available in Melbourne. The bath is just beautiful and super clean, the sauna is slightly small but is super clean and the staff are always on...More

Thank Shannon C
Reviewed 2 October 2015

After traveling around through Japan in January, I found myself missing visiting an onsen during the cold weather. The Japanese Bath House in Collingwood is fantastic. The staff were very friendly and the facilities were clean and modern. Everything that you could need was provided...More

Thank McSnaz
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Simply a place to escape the outside world, soak in a really hot communal bath and let time disappear. There is a sauna as well, but I don't really like saunas. The bath, the soaking and the float away with your thoughts make this place...More

5  Thank MaxwellSmart86
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Unlike the busier places, this is small and intimate .. I took a pal with me who wasn't familiar with the practice, but felt right at home quite quickly, as there are enough seclusion options not to feel like you have to be exposed all...More

4  Thank John K
Reviewed 15 August 2014

I left feeling wonderfully relaxed, the shiatsu was excellent especially after a hot soak. But having not been for quite a few years, and having been to Japan now, I feel the facilities and attention to detail could be better. The massage chair in the...More

5  Thank SueinMelbourne
Reviewed 29 June 2014

Although this bathhouse is quite small, compared to others I have visited, it had all the essential features to make the visit enjoyable. The bath was at a good temperature and large enough for up to 8 people. There was also a dry sauna. After...More

1  Thank Chris O
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Initially I didn't know what to expect, being naked with other people can be a confronting thing. My western sensitivities aside, there is a wonderful freedom about bathing the Japanese way. Most sessions last 2 hours, one hour in the bath and 1 hour relaxing...More

1  Thank Jolyon67
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6 November 2015|
Response from John K |
No, they only have public facilities. Because it's nude, men and women are separate. Onsen Ma in Melbourne CBD does have such though, but more cost effective for larger groups. Being private area, it does allow mixed... More