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Mikuniya Ryokan

3.5 of 5 Onsen Ryokan   |   221 Yushima, Kinosaki-cho, Toyooka, Hyogo Prefecture 669-6101, Japan (Kinosaki Onsen)
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Ranked #5 of 99 Toyooka B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Shanghai, China
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staying here gives a small taste of traditional ryokan life, and staff are more than happy to explain, demonstrate and discuss ryokan/onsen etiquette for those who are uninitiated. Flip flops and yukata are provided free of charge for all guests, and you can change into outside shoes (also provided) for when wandering around town from onsen to onsen. The three... More

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Mississauga, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Mikuniya is easily the best ryokan I've stayed at in Japan. The facilities are outstanding - very clean and modern, without losing the classic ryokan feel. The three on-site onsen are excellent - really you are spoiled for choice with the seven public onsen available in the town of Kinosaki, but the on-site facilities are first-rate too. The food was... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
14 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Our first experience in a traditional Japanese Ryokan. We were very pleased with our choice. Mikuniya staff are very welcoming they were waiting for us on our arrival. In the entrance you leave to leave your shoes and put on slippers which are laid out on the step. The owners speak really good English and were extremely helpful throughout our... More

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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76 reviews 76 reviews
48 hotel reviews
105 helpful votes 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This was our first real ryokan in Japan and we liked it very much. At the entrance you have to leave your shoes and put on slippers. The room is gigantic considering the standard size rooms in a Japanese hotel. There is a sitting room were you get some green tea and in the evening futons are laid out, and... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

It was love at first sight! Even at Mikuniya's entrance , the essence of Japanese traditional culture was attested :the espouse of simplicity and elegance. The receptionist was exuberant . The high-standard courtesy and cheerful attitude of the entire staff was unabated throughout our 3-day stay; they were every efficient as well. As we settled down and dinner was served,... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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70 reviews 70 reviews
10 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I have nothing but praise for Mikuniya. Food: I had SO MUCH CRAB I think it would have cost me hundreds in my own country. Crabs of ALL KINDS were served-- Grilled, boiled, raw, minced, etc etc. The lady attending to me was very attentive and kind even though my japanese was very mediocre. I had dinner in my own... More

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New Westminster, Canada
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93 reviews 93 reviews
10 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013 via mobile

We arrived early, and they held our bags for us until check-in - it wasn't in another room but it was in plain view of the front desk. When we returned, they carried our (very heavy) suitcases up to the second floor and the nakai (a special kind of maid) served us tea (with very delicious sweets) and verified the... More

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Inuvik, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

I decided to spend a couple of days in Kinosaki so that I might try a few traditional Japanese experiences - Onsen and Ryokan. The staff were very friendly and very accomodating. I saw brought to my room and immediately explained all of the services available in the ryokan, and served tea immediately. They were helpful when I needed help... More

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Melbourne, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

I stayed one night at Mikuniya Ryokan. I had arrived early and check in was not till later. I explained I wanted to try the public bath houses as soon as possible and they were accomodating in providing me with a pass earlier. When I checked in I was told to wait in my room for someone to serve me... More

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

Love this place. They have their own hot spring bath which you could reserve for family use. Food is good. Room is really more than what i expected. Saw the this beautiful card 'Longevity, Good Days' and I know I'm in the right place. Staffs were attentive. Wi-Fi isn't any use anymore when you really felt you fall back in... More

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Address: 221 Yushima, Kinosaki-cho, Toyooka, Hyogo Prefecture 669-6101, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kinki > Hyogo Prefecture > Toyooka > Kinosaki Onsen
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mikuniya Ryokan 3.5*
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