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i really enjoy our 2 nights here.. and very nice service...although it was freezing outside, the room was warm.. before take a bath, you should order the room first .. i really enjoyed the hot baths.. it was so relaxing... hopefully we can back here...More

Thank Rinaldo S
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

We stayed 3 nights here in January during a two week trip in Japan. I wish we could have stayed another week! As soon as you enter, you are greeted warmly, your shoes and luggage re taken, you're given slippers, and escorted to your room....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I still do not understand why this place is #8 in Kyoto ... it is really a shame. I agree the location is amazing it is right in the middle of the traditional area , also you get a very cute private Japanese garden with...More

Thank emy285
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely ryokan with spacious room, and extremely nice service. Stayed in large room that had a shared bathroom - we reserved the bath which was so relaxing. Food was very well prepared and even the kids enjoyed it. A very comfortable bed on the tatami...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 22 February 2018

Everything about our visit to Kyoto was great...and especially our stay at Ryokan Motonago The service was courteous and impeccable and the food was delicious. The room was spacious, and we delighted in the private garden. Highly recommend. .

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US$220 - US$385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$220 - US$385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#7 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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nicole j
20 February 2017|
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Response from CNLC | Reviewed this property |
There are communal bathrooms, but we had a semi-private bathroom that seemed to be shared only between the 2 rooms that we occupied. We didn't come across any other guests and were only aware that other guests were there by... More
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shuteye72
10 June 2015|
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Yes, pretty sure. Everything is pristine.
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"Ask for one of the rooms overlooking its own private garden courtyard if possible"
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"rooms with windows with a view"
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"Room C is larger, on the 2nd floor with a view of the garden and has a private bath & toilet"
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"Some rooms have private showers, others do not and require a reservation for showering"
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