Ohama Beach

Ohama Beach, selected as one of the 100 best beaches in Japan, is a popular spot in Kansai with beautiful white sand and green pine trees. The beach stretches for 750 meters, and the water is shallow and clean. New beach houses have opened, and public showers, changing rooms, and coin lockers are available. Located in the Sumoto hot spring resort area, it is the perfect place to stay overnight and enjoy a full day of swimming. With Senbon pine trees, Mt. Mikumayama, and the ruins of Sumoto Castle in the background, the beautiful scenery is considered one of the "Eight Views of Sumoto.

Overview of Ohama Beach

NameOhama Beach
Address1 Kaigan-dori, Sumoto City, Hyogo Pref.
Official WEB
Opening hours-
AdmissionBathing beach open period:
Changing rooms: free
Shower (hot water) 300 yen
Coin-operated lockers 300 yen per locker
There is a restaurant at the beach house
Boat rental shop is located in the northern part of the beach
Pets are not allowed to swim.
Parking200 cars (weekdays 8:30-17:30, weekends, holidays and Bon holidays 8:00-18:00, last entry 30 minutes before)
Parking fee1,000 yen/time during the period when the bathing beach is open
AccessBy car: 15 minutes from Sumoto IC on Kobe-Awaji-Naruto Expressway toward Sumoto City
Public transportation: Expressway bus from Sannomiya to Sumoto Bus Center, 1 hr. 30 min.