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Arashiyama Benkei

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best location in Arashiyama, great accommodation with private onsen, great river view, elegant Kaiseki dinner. Very comfort and relaxing Japanese experience. Very friendly and professional service. No complaint for the entire stay and perhaps maybe the price tag though it worth for a fantastic Japanese...More

Thank 800wilfredc
Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 1 week ago

Dear 800wilfredc, Thank you so much for choosing our ryokan "Arashiyama Benkei" for your visit in Japan. It was our honor to serve you an unique cultural treat with traditional atmosphere. We are pleased to know that you have satisfied our services. As we are...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I spent 1 night in the elegant Arashiyama Benkei ryokan. The service was over the top friendly and extremely accommodating. The hostess met us in the sidewalk outside the hotel and brought our bags into the lobby. We were early and she...More

Thank Damon F
Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Damon F, Firstly, we are truly appreciate with you to select our "Benkei Annex ARASHIYAMA Premium Residential Inn" which was opened April 2017 with the concept of New BENKEI style accommodation "Like a living in the special place ARASHIYAMA with private hot springs" operates...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed one night as part of a 5 day holiday in Tokyo and Kyoto. This was the highlight of our trip and I would definitely recommend the ryokan experience. The staff were charming and spoke English, the food was amazing and the location is...More

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Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear plsavory, Thank you so much for choosing our ryokan "Arashiyama Benkei" for your 5 day holiday in Japan. It was our honor to serve you an unique cultural treat with traditional atmosphere. We are pleased to know that you have satisfied our services, hospitality...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The accommodations were very nice. We had 2 bedrooms with a kitchen, washing/drying machine and a private onsen bath in our room. The beds were so comfortable and they had a massage chair in the room too. We also opt to have dinner there to...More

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Thank lawrencet0
Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear our valued guest, lawrencet0 Thank you very much for your recent stay at Benkei Annex "ARASHIYAMA Premium Residential Inn". It is established by the theme of "Living with Onsen (hot springs)" Very new style of residence accommodation attached with private onsen bath which is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Can't tell you how happy we were with our stay at this onsen hotel. One of the most unique and best hotel experiences we've had in addition to the hotel services. It is a must to try their kaiseke dinner and breakfast. I can guarantee...More

Thank bobby c
Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Our Valued Guest, "bobby c" We are very much pleased to receive your review about our ryokan "Arashiyama Benkei". By seeing your review, we are glad that you were satisfied with your stay at our ryokan and services provided. In a Ryokan the Japanese...More

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US$483 - US$1,234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Details
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US$483 - US$1,234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
#1 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Western Kyoto
Western Kyoto is home to some of the city's best
eccentricities. Kyoto's Saga-Toriimoto Preserved
Street takes visitors back in time to the Meiji
Period, where old homes have been transformed into tea
houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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RenandRob Q
11 May 2018|
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Response from Judy L | Reviewed this property |
Check your reservation, but I believe it should include the dinner. Ours was included. The staff is extremely helpful there and you should just reach out directly to them to be sure...the food was amazing and the breakfast... More
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d2106
9 April 2018|
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Dear d2106, Thank you very much for your query. We can surely accommodate children! Please kindly check our official website and its service guide. In the process of making reservation, there will be the selection of plan... More
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