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5 Utoronishi, Shari-cho, Shari-gun, Hokkaido 099-4354, Japan
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Iruka Hotel
Ranked #2 of 8 Hotels in Shari-cho
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois, USA
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180 reviews 180 reviews
135 hotel reviews
293 helpful votes 293 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Iruka Hotel sits on a small peninsula just before you enter Utoro village. As such, you get great views of the town and the harbor, plus it enjoys a very quiet location. Rooms are a good size with enough space to spread out and be comfortable. The bathroom is also well laid out, with a nice size shower and bathtub... More

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Hong Kong, China
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61 reviews 61 reviews
26 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My two-nights stay at Iruka was splendid. We have a sea view room and breakfast served was great. Location was wise was pretty central but having your own mode of transport is mandatory in this part of of the world. Utoro, Shiretoko, Rausu and Shari town are pretty remote so relying on public transport is a non existence fact. Iruka's... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights there and it was great. The rooms were very clean, the hosts are great people and very helpful. A very peaceful place to relax. Not mentioning the cute guy who helped us with 6 heavy luggages and my red one with a broken handle. Its a shame not to get his name though, as I can't... More

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84 reviews 84 reviews
26 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Easy to find...just at the back of the Huge Turtle Rock. The place did not have many guest during our stay...which was great for us. Extra quiet to an already peaceful and quiet environment. The proprietors were a rather young couple who served us well. Free coffee and drinks for guest at the dining area...which extends out to a deck... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

The location in Utoro is good and you have a view at the sea. In my opinion not that wonderfull because of this huge tsunami protective barriers. We stayed in a room right above the entrance last August. It was quite warm weather and the rooms a without aircon, so very hot! You can open the windows of course but... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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17 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

I spend 2 nights there with great experience and wonderful times. Is a B&B with great view by the seaside, onsen and the meal prepared are very delicious and home cook. The owner are very helpful, and they trying to make your stay as pleasant as possible. I will sure to be back.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

Cosy B&B which is 1.2 km from Utoro Bus terminal. Can arrange for FOC transport if you inform B&B in advance. There is small rock onsen for guests. Owner and staff are helpful and hospitable. Ordered breakfast and dinner throughout my stay as the town was small. However, i discovered that one can get food easily near the visitor centre.... More

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Hong Kong
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12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

The room was very clean and of good size. It's just a few minute drive from the small town utoro, reasonably close to the 5 lakes. View was naturally very good as it was right at the bay. They serve Japanese dinner and breakfast, very good if you like it.

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London, United Kingdom
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108 reviews 108 reviews
72 hotel reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Loved the Iruka Hotel. The room (tatami) was huge and spotless with a fabulous view of the bay. The hosts were very very nice and helped us as much as they could, including booking us on the only boat going for a cruise along the Shiretoko Peninsula in late April. Breakfast was plentiful and delicious. We didn't have dinner there... More

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Versailles, France
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2013

We stayed one night at Iruka Hotel in September while touring Hokkaido's national parks. We wish we could have stayed longer given how beautiful the area was !! The staff was really nice and friendly, and our room was great. It was a big japanese-style room with ensuite bathroom, and an amazing view from the window. Outside the hotel is... More

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Address: 5 Utoronishi, Shari-cho, Shari-gun, Hokkaido 099-4354, Japan
Location: Japan > Hokkaido > Shari-gun > Shari-cho
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
Iruka Hotel Shari-Gun, Japan - Hokkaido

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