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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stayed here. The place is situated strategically. I am a simple traveler so I am not really into expensive hotels. This one serves its purpose. Very near to the places I want to go. I will recommend this to my friends

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Thank Kathleen2010999
Melbourne
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80 reviews
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Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

This well located - short 8 minute still to train station and in the older part of town ( and only a short walk to the really old part of town). This was authentic Japanese experience - shoes off and only Japanese breakfast available inc cook your own meat on a hot plate ( I liked this but if you... More 

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1 Thank Lambo49
Singapore
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119 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Ryokan Seiryu is not a big hotel by any standards but it has a very good location where you can explore the whole of Takayama city on foot. Admittedly, this was not my first choice but quite a number of the other ryokans I had wanted to book were already full (and that was more than 4 months' ahead!), so... More 

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

Easy walk from the railway station - 5 minutes. Irritating that we had to wait until precisely 3 o'clock to check in. Traditional room with a tatami mat floor, paper walls and lots of slippers. The location was excellent with easy access to the walking trails, shrines, morning market, saki tasting shops, traditional houses. We ate in our room and... More 

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1 Thank William899
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38 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

The staff her are pleasant and friendly and this was the only place in town we could find a room during the festival. But overall it desperately needed some investment and an upgrade. The food was traditional Japanese that was presentable but not the best we've tried. As it's an all in one price you go with the flow unless... More 

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Thank James S
Sofia, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 30 March 2016

We had very high expectations of the ryokan experience recommended by friends. Unfortunately we were deeply disappointed. The hotel is very basic, old and shabby. The room tiny and basic, hardly managed to fit our luggage. Bathroom basically non-existent. The service also pretty disappointing - we expected to be dressed in kimonos, have tea serving, feel the typical Japanese atmosphere.... More 

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Thank Iliana Z
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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Booked 4 rooms for a one-night family trip, including double, triple and quad. Booking portal easy to use but a multiple room booking wasn't possible. Rates vary from about ¥10000 to ¥13500 (western triple) per person for stay and breakfast/dinner. The ¥3500 difference was a little odd. Service staff were excellent and helpful. Breakfast and the Hida Beef dinner was... More 

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Thank MikeWangLC
Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 9 December 2015

I like this hotel already after entering it. The service of staff are really good and they consider our situation (maybe we all look so tired at that time). The dinner and breakfast were good with local beef. Location is excellent when we planned to go to famous spot in Takayama. We love this hotel, small but clean and quiet.

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Thank crystallau530
Singapore, Singapore
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5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night in a room that was spacious enough for my family of 4. Rather old-style with the "push-in" type buttons on the lift. Location was good, about 8 mins walk from the JR station and it's really a stone's throw away from the main shopping areas and morning market. Loved the special welcome touch of placing... More 

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1 Thank ilovedragons07
Jakarta
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32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Having stayed at a 5 star ryokan in Kyoto, this place was a letdown. Not the ryokan's fault though. The staff was great in meeting many requests except for one: vegetarian meals so I chose not to have any meals in the ryokan. The smell of Hida beef permeated through the hallways of the top floor. So future vegetarian travellers,... More 

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Additional Information about Ryokan Seiryu

Address: 6 Hanakawacho, Takayama 506-0015, Gifu Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama > Hidatakayama Onsen
Price Range: $166 - $468 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ryokan Seiryu 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Ryokan Seiryu Hotel Takayama
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#27 Top resorts Hotel in Takayama
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“Wifi only in the lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles yarons216, 14 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for 2 futons to sleep on!”
 of 5 bubbles alicevdd, 23 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Stay away?”
 of 5 bubbles andrewjameswarren, 7 May 2015 | Read review
“If you do decide to stay here, spring for the second highest Japanese room category. You'll get double the space we had with the lowest Japanese room category for only a few thousand yen more, and you will enjoy your stay quite a bit more because of it.”
 of 5 bubbles JB_005, 18 Feb 2013 | Read review
“I'm not sure about another floor but i got the second floor. It located on the same floor as restaurant, it's a bit noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Bowkrabb, 31 Dec 2012 | Read review
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