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at a glance

A town of great natural beauty perfect for a relaxing getaway, Oki-machi boasts AQUS, the onsen-turned-fitness and relaxation complex where tradition meets modernity.

Getting There

By train…

– Take the Nishitetsu Tenjin-Omuta line to Hacchomuta or Omizo stations

By car…

– Use routes 442, 23 and 83

Points of Interest

AQUS comes from the words “aqua” and “us.” Housed in a modern building, this onsen has a walking pool, restaurant, massages, and serves local delicacies. The next building over is the gym, complete with a weight room and aerobics floor. Both the spa and the onsen building offer free stretch classes. The gym and the pools cost ¥500 each.

getting there…
From Hacchomuta Station head towards the UFO-shaped building. 538-1 Hacchomuta. Onsen: 10am-10pm; Closed Mon. Gym: Tue, Fri, Sun, and holidays 10am-6pm, Wed & Thu 1-9:30pm, Sat 10am-9:30pm • 0944-33-2002 • http://www.aqus.jp

Living There

For more services, go to Kurume-shi.