Osaka SpaWorld

Osaka SpaWorld

A veritable onsen theme park with baths, saunas, steam rooms, Jacuzzis all under one roof… and a water park on top!

It's easy to lose an afternoon or even a day in SpaWorld. It's is not the most stylish or luxurious of places (think 70s theme park rather than a boutique spa), however the huge number of facilities are fantastic. Men and women have a separate floor; one Asian themed and one European which swaps between the sexes each month. On the Asia floor expect Japanese cypress baths indoors and out, an Islamic style hamam, Persian baths and a Bali-esque floral bath. In Europe you'll find Finnish saunas as well as kitschy Roman and Greek style baths. Both sexes come together (swimsuits on now) for the water park at the top of the building complete with rapids, rubber rings and water slides; great for families.
 
Spa World is open 24 hours, and also has a hotel, gym, restaurants and a beauty salon and massage centre, just in case you were finding it hard to leave!

When to go:

Osaka SpaWorld

located in Osaka

Read more >

Other Theme parks experiences

View more >
  • Nagashima Spa Land

    Nagashima Spa Land

    Spend a day of thrills and spills at the Nagashima Spa Land theme park before a relaxing evening at Chubu's largest hot spring complex

    Read more >

  • Disneyland & DisneySea

    Disneyland & DisneySea

    All the magic, wonder and fantasy you would expect from a Disney Resort... except here Mickey speaks Japanese!

    Read more >

  • Studio Ghibli Museum

    Studio Ghibli Museum

    The magical worlds of Miyazaki's animations collide to create a museum where the visitors are every bit as important as the exhibits on show.

    Read more >