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Christchurch
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved this Hotel, the rooms were lovely we had a private onsen with lovely views of the river. We were expecting beds but had to giggle when we opened the door and realised this was a Tatami style Hotel. All good though our bedding was prepared while we were out for dinner. We had a good nights sleep and...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've come twice in the past few years, both times as a couples splurge and each time has been absolutely heaven! I've happily gone out of my way to enjoy a mini-getaway here. The service is outstanding, the food's incredible and the whole place is so beautiful. I can't wait for my next visit!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. I've been here twice with my girlfriend and both times it's been hard to wipe the smiles off of our faces. The service is amazing! We were greeted with green tea and sweet beans. The room and hotel are amazingly well maintained. Two things we absolutely LOVE: The balcony bath, especially in the winter when the...

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Gawler, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Breathtaking view from our huge window. Location was spectacular..very happy, Very traditional. Food was always beautifully presented as we dined in an exclusive room for 2 nights. Reception staff and hotel owner were very polite and helpful. Amenities in our room were a welcome unexpected untraditional relief. Overall we would come back again. Sleeping on a mattress on the floor...

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed 4D3N with Aburaya Tosen and it was a perfect experience. With impeccable Japanese service, glorious cuisine and all necessary shuttle services required for our trip made the stay pleasant and definitely children friendly. It is advisable to have half board - i.e. For the ryokan to prepare the breakfast and diner for you during the stay, especially during...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spent a night here and loved it. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The owner of the place takes her time to meet guests and makes everyone feel welcome. We were walking up to Shibu Onsen and she offered us a ride (we thanked her profusely since we just wanted to walk, but that was...

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1Thank Zaid T
Singapore
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

YUDANAKA AND ABURAYA TOSEN Yudanaka is basically an onsen town in Nagano. I think all of the hotels and ryokans in this town has onsen. We chose to stay in Aburaya Tosen partly because it offered free rides to the Jigokudani Monkey Park and it offered personal in-room onsen. It is also very close to the park. The ryokan itself...

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Found this place while we were looking for a nice place to stay near the snow monkey park. Located about 8 min walk from the yudaiba station. It's about two mile from the snow monkey park. You can walk the distance, or take a taxi from the train station. The hotel itself is one of the newer facilities in this...

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Mooresville, North Carolina
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Spent one night here for a large family get together, room was very nice, great balcony with beautiful outdoor tub.Only draw back was the indoor bathtub didn't drain correctly and backed up. But overall a nice experience. We had a large dinner in a private room that was great, awesome food and presentation, service was very good. Breakfast was buffet...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice ryokan, friendly staff. We were picked up at the station and after check in, brought to the monkey park. We walked back from the park which was about 40 minutes. We had a room with private hot bath, lovely and relaxing!! With our teenage son, it was convenient not to have to go to the public hotel bath...

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Aburaya Tosen

Address: 2586-5 Sano, Shimotakai-gun, Yamanouchi-machi 381-0402, Nagano Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Shimotakai-gun > Yamanouchi-machi > Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Price Range: $212 - $674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Aburaya Tosen 4*
Number of rooms: 35
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Aburaya Tosen Japan/Nagano Prefecture - Yamanouchi-Machi
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#1 Spa Hotel in Yamanouchi-machi
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“If you are not too flexible this may not be the place for you.”
 of 5 bubbles Horrifiedkiwi, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“River view rooms are great.”
  • outdoor balcony tub/view
 of 5 bubbles rogflash, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a river view suite.”
 of 5 bubbles JoCoSi, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The best rooms are the ones with the privet pool, but also more expensive.”
 of 5 bubbles shlomit100, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“If you can, go a suite. Room 412 (and 512/612, too, I guess) is a corner room on the river side. It is far from the elevator and is quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles gaijinguyinjapan, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
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