Minowa-yu

 

 

Minowa-yu  (三ノ輪湯) is located in Kamiochiai (Shinjuku ward), a 6-minute walk from Nakai station (the Oedo Line and the Seibu Shinjuku Line).

The facilities

Bath types: jet and bubble massage bath, electric bath, cold bath, mist bath (a bath in a small room with steam) sauna. Every Sunday the large bath becomes an aromatic bath with raw herbs.

Design

The mural is a beautiful piece of art decorated entirely with mosaic tile. It makes me think  of Romanesque art in Europe. There is also some stained glass and greenery in the changing room.

In the mist room, there is Japanese music from the 70’s to the 90’s playing in the background, I really love to relax there.

Minowa-yu is a mini-spa highly recommended for its relaxation and beauty.

Open 

3:30 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. Closed on Monday s. 460 yen

Address

Shinjuku-ku, Kamiochiai 3-31-2

TEL:03-3368-2661

Plus

Washing machine

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