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Yamanoyado

1 Yunotai, Tazawakotazawa, Semboku 014-1204, Akita Prefecture
Yamanoyado
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015 via mobile

If you are looking for an action or party holiday then this place is not you. We stayed here for three nights at the end of a two week Japan trip, having spent the previous week skiing. The accomodation is secluded and traditional Japanese, and is one of the better Ryokans we've stayed in. Yamanoyado offers only small Onsen facilities... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Yamanoyado is famous for their onsen. We took a long way from akita to here. The greeting from the reception is warm welcome. The Room is very big compare with other traditional ryokan. The onsen is just stunning especially in snowing winter! it is worth the expensive price! The down side point is the food provided, the dinner is BBQ... More 

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Gypsum, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012 via mobile

This is the annex to Tsurunoya, built in the same style, using the same materials and the same painstaking craftsmanship, but newer, with more modern conveniences. The rooms are spacious and airy, with good bathrooms and comfortable seating areas. The staff is just fantastic, always willing to go the extra mile to please! The food, served Irori style, and featuring... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2012

This hotel and Tsuru no yu onsen is a Japanese styled once-in-a-life time experience. Both dinner and breakfast are very tasty and wonderful with a old-styled fireplace (Irori) in front of you. While the hotel facility might not be as nice as it usually be for hotel this price, this unique experience is definitely worth it. There is no cell phone... More 

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