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Wakaba Ryokan

2-3-9 Honcho, Sakata 998-0043, Yamagata Prefecture
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Ranked #1 of 24 Hotels / Ryokan in Sakata
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Should you be fortunate enough to be considering a trip to Sakata then this is the place to stay! A family run Ryokan, it is full of character and charm. It is a short bus ride from Shonai airport and located in the centre of town, 5-10 minutes walk to the rice museum, ferry port (for boats to Tobishima) and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2013

This is a beautiful ryokan run by two ladies, one of whom speaks quite good English (certainly better than our Japanese). It is a fairly long walk from Sakata Station, but handy to most of the interesting sites in the town. We only stayed for one night and the weather was dreadful, so a return visit is planned so we... More 

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