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Hotel Kayoutei

4124-5 Makizonochoshukukubota, Kirishima 899-6507, Kagoshima Prefecture
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Hotel Kayoutei
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Ranked #20 of 64 Hotels / Ryokan in Kirishima
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I've been a number of times (and have tried other places at a similar level throughout Japan). Kayoutei beats them all. The food is superb (and plentiful!), the baths are hot and relaxing, the facility is lovely -- and quiet!. The staff are unfailingly friendly. There are restaurants in the nearby town only a few minutes walk if you are... More 

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87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This hotel is located along quite a secluded place far from civilization and convenience stores. Luckily Japanese GPSs are really accurate. This is quite a quaint little hotel with only 47 rooms. It is a traditional ryokan style with dinner and breakfast served in-room. The rooms are large and clean tatami style rooms each with a view of the river... More 

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63 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

We stayed here for one night, 10 mins drive from Kagoshima.. Pros: - Great breakfast and dinner - Clean room - Nice service - Great onsen view Cons: - No restuarants and convenient store nearby, must choose to eat in hotel

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Tokyo, Japan
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013 via mobile

Kayoutei was THE WORST out of all the onsen ryokans / hotels I've stayed in Japan. I just couldn't believe how this place can stay in business. The food (kaiseki dinner and breakfast) here was really disappointing. A bento box from a conbini (convinience store) is probably tastier and fresher than their food. It was just insultingly bad with low... More 

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