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Rickshaw Inn

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54 Suehirocho, Takayama 506-0016, Gifu Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our stay at the Rickshaw Inn. It was only a short walk from the train station, and the staff member greeted us and gave us a complete run-down on EVERYTHING! The room was very big, with an entrance area, a ‘family area' area with couches and a TV, an area for the futons, and a large bathroom... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love our stay in the inn, the location is good, the staffs speak english, and the place is very clean, with traditional japanese design. Despite sleeping on tatami mattress, i had a very good rest...we got a room without toilet, so in the middle of the night , i had to get out to use the toilet and it... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was very helpful and kind. The location is close enough to the train station and convenient with regards to the river, shop-lined streets and sightseeing locations. We found our room clean, sufficient in size, traditional tatami style with modern ambience. The building's interior decor has lots of character, but that isn't to say it's run down. Amenities were... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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18 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent location and friendly, helpful staff. A little run-down -- scuffed walls, stained carpet. Hard western style mattress. Some noise from running water in other rooms. Cold breakfast adequate. Nice common area where other guests breakfast too, with easy chatting among tables. Overall, good value.

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London
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61 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Budget inn in central Takayama location close to the river and historic areas. The Tatami rooms are adequate, the breakfast a little below adequate but the place has a certain charm that compensates and the welcome was good. We spent 2 nights here and feel little compulsion to revisit the city but were we to do so would probably opt... More 

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力車イン, マネージャー at Rickshaw Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review and feedback. We are glad to hear you were satisfied with your stay here at Rickshaw Inn We hope that you decide to return to Takayama sometime in the future! More 

Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I stayed two nights at Rickshaw Inn with my mom in the Japanese style twin bedroom with private bath and toilet. Eguro was most helpful and amicable as were making our reservation online, up till the point of our checkout. He even helped me get a bakery to make a birthday cake for my mom, and waited till past his... More 

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力車イン, マネージャー at Rickshaw Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your honest review and feedback. We are glad to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us here at Rickshaw Inn. Mr Eguro was also delighted to hear that you all enjoyed your stay with us and we all hope your mother had a fantastic birthday in Takayama. If you ever get the chance... More 

Singapore, null, Singapore
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12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

If you pay attention to the map its not easy to spotted this place, walking distance from Takayama bus station. When we reached at the receptionist, he was so friendly and we are feel so welcome. Honestly the room was beautiful, and without forget to say its so clean! We hangout in their living room for a while, because its... More 

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力車イン, マネージャー at Rickshaw Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your honest review and feedback. We are glad to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your stay with us here at Rickshaw Inn. Our lounge area is designed to make our guests feel as warm and comfortable as possible, therefore we are delighted to hear you were able to make yourself at home here. If you... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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29 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Stayed for 2 nights. Checked in at around 11pm with no hassle. Greeted by check in staff who gave us restaurant recommendations. The room was small but large by Japanese standards. Tatami mats were comfortable and at $21,000 JPY a great deal. Very close to Maruaki which was an added bonus !

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力車イン, マネージャー at Rickshaw Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review and feedback. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us here at snowy Rickshaw Inn! If you happen to be in Takayama again, we would be delighted if you decided to stay with us again! More 

Cairns, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We stayed at Rickshaw for 4 nights and LOVED it! Eguro and Nick were a terrific help. Breakfast was good and set us up for the day. The rooms were warm, clean and tidy. The atmosphere was very friendly. We slept on tatami mats, but after a couple of nights we found it quite hard - Nick organised another couple... More 

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力車イン, Manager at Rickshaw Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your honest review and feedback. We are delighted to that hear you enjoyed your trip back to Takayama and you were thoroughly satisfied with your stay here at Rickshaw Inn. We really do that hope you decide to return here again sometime in the future as it was lovely meeting you. Best Regards, Rickshaw Inn More 

England
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151 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We had a European room which was ok but one night was enough. The welcome was warm,the location good and the breakfast just fair. It didn't have the comfort and character of other Hotels stayed in but was fine for a short stay.

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力車イン, マネージャー at Rickshaw Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your honest review and feedback. We are glad to hear you were satisfied with your stay here at Rickshaw Inn We hope that you decide to return to Takayama sometime in the future! More 

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