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Matsumoto Hotel Kagetsu

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   4-8-9 Ote, Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture 390-0874, Japan (Asama Onsen)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The staff were a warm friendly and helpful . Large Japanese rooms with separate areas for the four if us-Almost like an apartment . Nice coffee shop for simple breakfast if you don't want the full set menu. Stayed an extra day as we liked it so much .

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Shipley, West Yorskshire, UK
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114 reviews 114 reviews
97 hotel reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

Walkable from the bus station and right near the fantastic castle. The hotel sells half price entrance tickets. Museum worth a visit too. Wifi that worked. Excellent breakfast too. Good sized clean rooms.

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San Antonio, Texas
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91 reviews 91 reviews
21 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

This hotel is located on a quiet street within walking distance of the Castle. The front desk sells tickets to the castle for half price. The rooms were comfortable and quiet. I believe there is an onsen in the hotel but I did not go to it. The staff was very helpful and polite. The breakfast had a good selection... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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48 reviews 48 reviews
34 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Nice hotel with well equipped compact rooms and great comp. breakfast. Speedy WiFi. Pleasant staff. Highly recommended. Pleasant walk to the Matsumoto Castle and not that far from train station. Clean facility with accommodating staff. Compatible with cultures other than Japanese. Pleasant short stay during group tour of Japan in October, 2013.

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San Francisco, CA
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33 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

This was a very nice ryokan near the castle and in the center of town. Clean, large rooms and free wifi (!!!). Breakfast, Japanese or western, are offered, and is pretty good. Staff was very friendly and helpful...some spoke better English than others, but they all make every effort to help.

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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160 reviews 160 reviews
52 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

If you want to visit Matsumoto, this a good place to stay. It is a high rise hotel with an attached excellant restaurant. My single room was rather small but then hotel rooms are generally small in Japan. The room was clean with generally good amenities. The hotel is just 15mins walking distance from the railway station and very close... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

This hotel is only a 5 minutes' walk from the famous Matsumoto Castle, which is rated one of the "Best of Japan" places for cherry blossom viewing. The staff are polite and helpful and informed us of the night light-up at the castle ground in celebration of the cherry blossom. When we were leaving for dinner, it started to rain... More

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
19 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Stayed at the hotel , on a group tour. Hotel very comfortable, and close to the black crow castle, staff very friendly, and would recommend this hotel. Lots of craft shops in the area , and the hotel has its own bath house, and ensure rooms

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Ichinomiya, Japan
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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

The location is very good to enjoy walking around the traditional area and to reach the national heirloom, Matsumoto castle. It's interested things that the furnitues made of "Matsumoto woods" that comes from the local trees is displayed on the ground floor. And if you like, you can touch the full-fledged service at the time-honored Soba-restaurant and purchase something at... More

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Alaska, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2013

I recently finished an 8-day trip through Japan including stays in Tokyo, Kyoto, Nagoya, and this wonderful gem of a hotel in Matsumoto. The price was amazing, the location was perfect, the staff was superb, the bath was great, and the town of Matsumoto is super. The hotel itself is very lovely with a great sitting area in the lobby... More

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Address: 4-8-9 Ote, Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture 390-0874, Japan
Location: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Matsumoto > Asama Onsen
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Hotel Class:3 star — Matsumoto Hotel Kagetsu 3*
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Matsumoto Hotel Kagetsu has a history of 115-years.People in Matsumoto area know its name and fame.It is located Agetsuchi, quite close to Matsumoto Castle,one of the national treasures in Japan. You can also use the hotel to visit Kamikochi, world wide fame of the beauty. You'll enjoy the mood of Meiji period of westernized Japan in the guest rooms, conference rooms, restaurant, coffee shop, everywhere in the hotel. furnished with nationally famous Matsumoto folk-craft furniture.In addition to Western- style guest rooms, the hotel offers special Japanese- style guest-rooms. There are also big public bathrooms( accommodate20 people at once)for men and women. The bath water used here is famous" Fukashi Water", coming from the Japan Alps, makes the bath so special, and good for your health. ... more   less 
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