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Yamamoto Ryokan

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Yamamoto Ryokan on our recent honeymoon for 5 nights. We arrived late and wet from the rain and the staff were so welcoming. They immediately took our bags, sat us down and brought us traditional Japanese tea. While they readied our room, one of the staff members came and gave us various maps and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We wanted to stay at a traditional Ryokkan and whilst this was quite expensive, it was one of the cheaper ones. It wasn't bad it just wasn't as good as we had hoped but then we stayed in a typical Japanese guest house the night before and it was better and half the price. It is not well signposted I.e....

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Nicosia, Cyprus
Reviewed 29 August 2016

extremely friendly staff and the real Japanese-style rooms made my experience in this ryokan unforgettable. I loved the fact that a spot was reserved with my shoes when I arrived at the ryokan and also the fact of having a kind of personal assistant for anything I needed during my stay there. The room has the typical japanese style, with...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

This was really a nice find, it's a cosy, small ryokan with few rooms and is only a 10min walk away from kiyomizudera. The room was well furnished and was reasonably priced. Service was very good - the staff helped us with our luggage up to the 2nd floor, and helped us reserved a restaurant without hesitation. They were also...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed with my friend for 4 days 3 night. We only reach d place past 8pm on my first day but they were still very please to receive us & serve us warm tea while they brought our luggages up & prepare the room for us. They even designate place for our shoes & slippers for us. Upon entering our...

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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night in April during cherry blossom season (peak peak peak season). It was very close to Kiyomizu Dera, Kodaiji, Nishiki Market, and Gion District. 600m to the nearest subway. Unbeatable location. Friendly staff (common in Japan) and great experience of staying in a Ryokan: old and narrow corridors, creaking wooden floors and doors, built like a...

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Thank Zenzoka
Reviewed 8 March 2016

We stayed here for 5 nights during a trip to do the Kyoto marathon. We really wanted to try a traditional ryokan while on our trip to Japan. The staff were lovely and spoke some English. The room was a decent size (especially compared to the rooms in hotels in places like Tokyo!). Like a lot of the places we...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 15 September 2015

It was clean and good location. I just didn't like to share the bathroom. we wanted to take a shower after breakfast but they already picked up our towel and futon while we were eating breakfast. At least they should wait until check out.

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 June 2015

We arrived to the ryokan and were greeted by the kind staff who helped us settle in. The rooms were clean and comfortable. The bathrooms were authentic japanese style bathrooms. The location was good and we were able to walk to multiple temples and restaurants. Strong recommend.

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Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a few nights on our honeymoon. The staff were very friendly abd made a lot of effort even though their English was limited. The tourist maps they gave us were invaluable on our visit. The room was a nice size and we were glad to pick a room with our own toilet. The ryokan is well...

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Address: 3-412 Gojobashi Higashi Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0846, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range: $106 - $366 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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