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Simi Valley, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the time we crossed the little bridge next to the hotel and pulled into the front of the hotel, we knew we were in for a special experience. The staff were already in the driveway to tell me where to park to unload the car. They unloaded our large 30 kg suitcases and numerous other bags and loaded them...

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SFO
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is the epitome of a Japanese ryokan experience. It has the setting and the amenities to offer you the most relaxed stay. Did I also mention the food? It's civilization at its best. Hint: when staying at a ryokan like this one, always check in the closets for extra mattresses to add to your bedding. They usually only...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We must preface our remarks that we are decidedly not “typical” foreign visitors to a ryokan. Although we were visiting Tachibanaya on a trip from our home in the United States, in the past, we (a married couple) both have lived many years in Japan, and have stayed dozens of times in various ryokan. This was, however, our first visit...

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Ghent, Belgium
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I stayed in similar hotels (ryokans) but this one was probably the best. Here, you will experience lots of the traditional japanese things: onsen, food, tatami-matted rooms, ... The staff is very helpful and make the effort to fulfill your requests even though the language barrier could be a problem. Rooms, toilets, onsen, and in general all the facilities are...

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sajiemon, オーナー at Tachibanaya, responded to this review
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ご来館、誠にありがとうございました。 当館の歴史は古く、366年前の資料に、初めて名前が出てきますが、時代の変化に対応し...

Palo Alto, California
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Very clean hotel with superb amenities. The onsen is quite nice and the facilities are dated but clean. Stayed at a Japanese-styled room and it was superbly comfortable. The separate toilet from the shower was quite a treat. The only issue we had is that most of the staff does not speak (or understand) English, so we had to communicate...

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sajiemon, オーナー at Tachibanaya, responded to this review
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ご来館、誠にありがとうございました。 ご滞在中、快適にお過ごしいただけたようで、何よりでございます。 言葉の問題ではご不...

Singapore
Reviewed 21 March 2015

The hotel doesn't look very grand but the interior is nice. The room is simply beautiful. I have this pleasant feeling when I stepped into the room. Dinner was simply superb. At the onzen, I had the experience of using the best massage chair I have ever comes across. Unfortunately, I couldn't remember the brand of the chair...

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Singapore
Reviewed 27 April 2012

Tachibanaya is a traditional ryokan with its own garden, onsen and Okami. The building looks like it could need a fresh coat of paint from the outside but the interior is clean, well maintained and it looks new. I like the traditional Japanese feel in the building. The onsen is awesome. There are two baths for each sex; one on...

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Yokohama, Japan
Reviewed 24 December 2011

Lovely location. Great hot springs. Great view from our room of river and mountains. Local market nearby.

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London
Reviewed 8 August 2010

We came here after climbing Dewa Sanzan. We stayed at the summit of Mt Gassan the night before, so we were ready for some luxury. At the station we asked about a courtesy bus, but were told to take a taxi. A passing woman advised us to take the bus, which was cheap and quick. On the way back, the...

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Additional Information about Tachibanaya

Address: 3 Yuatsumitei, Tsuruoka 999-7204, Yamagata Prefecture
Region: Japan > Tohoku > Yamagata Prefecture > Tsuruoka > Atsumi Onsen
Price Range: $95 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tachibanaya 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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“We had the western room with breakfast only plan...this was half the price of a normal stay. Atsumi Onsen is a lovely quaint place to explore too and we had our best dinner in a mom and pop restaurant just down the street.”
  • Atsumi onsen town in April
  • Western room
  • Super clean bath tub in western room
 of 5 bubbles AdrianLooi, 26 Apr 2012 | Read review
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