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Ryokan Murayama

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3-829 Nishinoisshikimachi, Takayama 506-0031, Gifu Prefecture
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was great. Rooms were spacious and comfy. Food was just alright. Great location, not more than a 15 minute drive from downtown and would recommend to a friend! I had a pleasant stay here while I was visiting Japan from the U.S. Loved it here!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This property is great on paper: beautiful surroundings and a very friendly owner picked us up from the station! (the place is about 25-30 minute walk from the station). The ryokan was, however, extremely noisy. The cleaners would start to fix the rooms around 7-07.30 AM every morning, so we would wake up to either their very loud conversations or... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Ryokan Murayama was exactly as advertised! When arrived at Takayama Station, we headed to the phone booth near the information counter and called the Ryokan. The shuttle arrived in 10 minutes as promised. The manager/owner helped us with our bags up the stairs and helped us check-in. He gave us a brief tour of the place which included the public... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We stayed here with our 3 kids (16, 14 and 11). The rooms were largish and comfortable. The breakfast was superb ( japanese style) and was varied from day to day. It is a little out of town, but we rang from the station and our host came to pick us up. There were also regular shuttles into town. We... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

The Ryokan was clean with good sized rooms. The location was near the folk village so a bit out of town and local restaurants were often closed in June. The hotel has motor assisted bikes which were great for getting around. The family were friendly but sometimes not around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This ryokan is situated 1,5 km from Takayama JR station, a short local bus or taxi ride. Near to Hida Folk village with old japanese buildings. Room was spacious and clean, There was enough futons to make our sleeping on tatami very comfortable. Yukatas and towels were provided. We used bath for families, it was fine experience. After all we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

The place was very nice.The owners were very cute and hurry up to gave more choice of information when we asked for some helping. The cultured foods that they prepared for us was very good taste and we feel the touch of nature.The owner will take care us always along time until we finished but not uncomfortable so, we feel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We booked a room with private bathroom (2 nights), which was very big when compared to all the other rooms we got in Japan. Murayama san manages his Ryokan brilliantly. He speaks great English, by the way. When we got to Takayama we used the pay phone outside the station and gave him a ring. He sId we should wait... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

After reading the reviews of this ryokan, I decided to book it...and am happy we did. Yes, it is a little ways out of town, but away from the crowds. We booked the room for two nights - no meals. We wanted did not want to commit to a time frame that often happens when staying at a ryokan that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Stayed at Ryokan Murayama in December for 2 nights and we wished we had stayed for longer, one of our favourite experiences in Japan. We were picked up from Takayama station (they have a shuttle bus that makes a few trips a day to the station & back) which was very handy considering Takayama was covered in snow!! We were... More 

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