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Shosenkaku Kagetsu

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318-5 Yuzawa, Minamiuonuma-gun, Yuzawa-machi 949-6101 , Niigata Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time to stay in ryokan. The room is big, clean and fully with equipped with what you need. The room has 1 point that I don't like which is smoking smell in the room. The public bath has both indoor & outdoor bathing. The dinning for both dinner and breakfast are very traditional. I would recommend... More 

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Pasig City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Booking was easy through Agoda for the standard rooms, but if you want to upgrade to a suite, you have to check the ryokan's website and email its GM, Tomoko, who speaks good English and is very friendly and accommodating. We booked the SARA suite and it was perfect--from the welcome, to our room with lovely cozy Japanese traditional beds,... More 

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Langkawi, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Ask me what is good about Shosenkaku Kagetsu... Everything! We arrived in a town covered with 4 meters of snow. It was beautiful. Tomoko welcomed us even before we left Malaysia and with each email, we couldn't wait to get there sooner. We wanted to experience the whole Japanese culture and we couldn't have asked for more. The ryokan was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

Arrived off peak season to catch some early snow. Happy to be picked up at the station and ryokan was better than the pictures shown although our room had a bad smoky smell. They provided free use of snow boots & toys to have fun in the snow. Within walking distance to rope way up Yuzawa Kogen. Plenty of restaurant... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We stayed in Mar 13 with my family of 4 (including 2 young children). Plenty of snow still in Mar and we were worried there wouldn't be any! Love that it's so close to Tokyo. Location is a great base to explore the ski resorts, with the free shuttle bus stop right in front of the hotel. Also walking distance... More 

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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

We stayed here for two nights, we rented a car and drove from Tokyo, it was snowing when we got in, but it was great cause we were able to park right outside the hotel driveway. We came in around dinner time and with our limited japanese and the staff's limited english we got well situated really quickly. We got... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2011

I stayed one night just for relaxing and enjoying a nice onsen.So I got out of a busy city ,drove one hour and a half to this beautiful snow city. Kagetsu is really great place to relax. Its not such a big place for package tour group.But it is very good for individual tourist. My room was fourth floor.The room... More 

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