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Ryokan Asunaro

3.0 of 5 2-96-2 Hatsuda-cho, Takayama 506-0008, Gifu Prefecture
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two nights here. + nice decor boutique ryokan - onsen is very small, can only fit max 4-5 person. No outdoor onsen - service is so so - quality of the food is not as good as the few ryokans we stayed earlier. Better to eat out instead of opting for the half board cause there's many restaurants... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here with friends while visiting Takayama. Excellent food, they do have staff which speak some English- worth mentioning this in the booking so they can ensure someone there is to meet you. Nice and quite and well situated for seeing the sights.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I absolutely love this charming ryokan. The room was very clean. I didn't get to stay in a room with an attached bathroom, but the common shower was clean and the indoor onsen was great. The owner was very friendly and helpful and his mother was the most adorable and charming japanese lady; she made us little japanese key chain... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Immediately felt welcomed at this wonderful, cosy Japanese inn. Located conveniently for train station (5-10 mins walk) and near takayama's old town. Rooms are clean and very cute. This is the second time to stay at a ryokan and the first time we found rooms could get cold at night but not at ryokan asunaro. Very well heated and comfortable!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I found this an excellent place to stay. The owners are very friendly and helpful. I would especially like to thank them for the following: My companion and I arrived very late after being held up by an unexpected crises in Tokyo. We were traveling by train and got to the Asunaro tired and hungry at about 8.30 in the... More 

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Makati, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Our stay in Ryokan Asunaro was a perfect compliment to the whole experience of beautiful Takayama. Friendly staff, well versed in English. Clean, quiet, and comfortable traditional rooms. It was my wife and my first experience on staying in a Ryokan so we really have no basis for comparison. But the location within Takayama is quite good, (a 5 minute... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We spent 3 weeks in Japan on our honeymoon, we were not disappointed with our stay at Asunaro Ryokan. We were provided with a fantastic traditional room which was very comfortable and quiet ... I am addicted to futons after this stay! The premises provided onsite Onsen facilities, free bicycle usage, and we thoroughly enjoyed giving their traditional breakfast and... More 

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49 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I've stayed at Asunaro many times and have always loved it. The owners are incredibly friendly and helpful and will always make sure you are well looked after. If you're worried about staying in a Ryokan and all the procedures, then this is the perfect place. There are english explanations everywhere so you can never go wrong. The location is... More 

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stayed one night at Ryokan Asunaro for my birthday and would definitely stay there again. Let me start with one of the biggest pluses: EVERY room is non-smoking. Style: The entrance and lobby are really quite traditional; all dark wood with an old-fashioned fireplace. Staff: Welcoming and no complaints. Room: I had asked for a quiet room which they... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stayed 2 nights in a family suite. The room was clean, large, and typically fashioned in traditional style. It's located in walking distance from the train station (maybe several minutes easy walk). There are many eateries within walking distance. Staff are friendly and attentive. The onsen was enjoyed by all.

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Address: 2-96-2 Hatsuda-cho, Takayama 506-0008, Gifu Prefecture
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Location: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama > Hidatakayama Onsen
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Hotel Class:3 star — Ryokan Asunaro 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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Ryokan Asunaro Hotel Takayama
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#17 Top resorts Hotel in Takayama

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