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Spa Hotel Alpina Hidatakayama

5-41 Nadamachi, Takayama, Gifu Prefecture 506-0021, Japan (Takayama Station)
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Ranked #5 of 39 hotels in Takayama
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    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 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Pitlochry, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We spent 2 nights here with our three children in July. The hotel was 5 minutes walk from the station. Staff were very helpful and courteous. Rooms were on the small side but well equipped with pyjamas, kettle, hair dryer. The bathroom was rather plasticky but had everything that we needed. We didn't eat at the hotel, but went near... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The location of this hotel is ideal as it is about 5 mins walk to the Train station and also allows one to reach the old town easily. The two morning markets, the showa museum, shopping streets are all nearby. The hotel is very clean and looks new with minimalist decor. It has a great machine in the lobby which... More

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Ann Arbor, MI
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

The hotel has a superb location. It is three blocks from the railroad station and about five blocks from the historic section of Takayama. There are plenty of restaurants and coffee houses in easy walking distance. It is also kitty-corner from the main post office, which means ATM access for people who bank in non-Japanese banks. The rooms are small,... More

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22 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Please read this review knowing I see this through Western eyes.....good location, close to the train station, close to downtown shopping and old village touring. The room is large by Japanese standards, the bathroom is very small with a low ceiling, I am 6ft. 1". All was very clean, comfortable bed, a bit hard but that is my preference, so... More

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Stayed for 1 night, the hotel is located within 5 mins of the Tateyama station which we found it easily. And the hotel is also closed to local attraction. We were given a room on the 2nd floor but there wasn't any problem with noise as the town was very quiet at night. I like the onsen the the roof,... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We stayed here for two nights on our honeymoon. I should say that we stayed in other simple hotels like this in several locations across Japan and so I am comparing the service here to hotels in a similar price range and style. We found the hotel underwhelming, predominantly because of the the staff. Overall, staff were more unfriendly than... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Location of this hotel is slightly off the Takayama JR train station and bus terminal. Takes a good 10 minutes if you're not familiar with the area to get there from either. Close proximity to the old town area. Decor of the reception area can only be described as simple & clean. Minimalist, almost. The same can be said about... More

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Singapore, Singapore
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

stay 2 nights here. didn't use the tiny bathroom as we enjoy the rooftop onsen everyday ! the toiletries provided in onsen is better & big space for us to bath with fantastic view! The bed, pyjamas is comfortable, room size is standard in Japan..small room. wifi connection is good in the room. Paid 1200 yen per pax for the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Stayed 2 nights as part of holiday. Hotel advertises itself as good value modern no frills hotel and delivered. Hotel is modern, and located halfway between Takayama station and the old part of town both are approx 5mins walk away. Room is a little small but not that untypical for similar hotels during our trip in japan. Rooms are clean... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Tiny room, especially the bathroom. Banging noises from outside the room intermittently throughout my stay. Tiny TV with very limited number of channels available. Very inconvenient check-out time of 10am, which I've never experienced before (was charged an extra 2280 yen for checking out at 10:40am).

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Address: 5-41 Nadamachi, Takayama, Gifu Prefecture 506-0021, Japan
Location: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama > Takayama Station , Hidatakayama Onsen
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