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Shimaya Ryokan

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  • Excellent76%
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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Not only was the hotel, room, food and hot springs outstanding for that unique Japanese experience, our hosts really made us feel like part of the family and took very good care of us. Recommended really good restaurants, transported us to the snow monkeys and...More

Thank Lisa N
Reviewed 2 days ago

I travelled to Japan with my daughter. We wanted to see the snow monkeys and stay in a traditional inn that didn't have the very expensive cost a lot of them have. We came late in the evening but we were greeted warmly and settle...More

Thank bluegrass67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very happy with my stay at Shimaya. The host was very kind and accommodating. He gave me a ride to the monkey park right when it opened, and picked me up when I was done. He also new the train schedule and drove...More

Thank hannahljm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here on honeymoon in October. It was the best part of our trip. The owners were so generous in spirit and welcoming. The food in the ryokan was absolutely stunning. The accommodation was basic but endearing. Access to a private hot spring as well...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shimaya is a wonderful experience, the owners Mr & Mrs Yamoto are so obliging and helpful, they picked us up from the station in heavy snow, they drove us to dinner and to the Snow Monkey park. The hotel is very traditional, the rooms are...More

Thank Cheryl M
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Hot Tub
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Price range
US$99 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Yamanouchi-machi
#2 Best Value Hotel in Yamanouchi-machi
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$99 - US$172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Yamanouchi-machi
#2 Best Value Hotel in Yamanouchi-machi
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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mtexplore5678
13 September 2017|
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Response from peaswin | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the slow response. There is no restaurant within the Ryokan we self catered. The hot spring is a 5 minute walk away.
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redpandabear
10 August 2017|
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Yes I believe so
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"Hotel has 4 floors and we had decent views from the highest floor."
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"We stayed on the 2nd floor, corner room. It was very very spacious, and far from the distribution hallway."
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"No lift so reasonable fitness needed for upper floors"
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"Slightly dated but very hospitable, listen to your host to get the most out of your trip."
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