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3.5 of 5 Onsen Hotel   |   527 Satoyamabe, Matsumoto 390-0221, Nagano Prefecture (Utsukushigahara Onsen)
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Ranked #14 of 183 Hotels / Ryokan in Matsumoto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 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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Osaka, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

About ober 8:45PM.many mennbae are finish the job? 大体、午後8:45過ぎ、すったふの多くが退社されてか? I feel service not enough,espesially Dinner. 特に夕食でそれを感じました。 But,very beautiful night view of Matsumoto city from room,room is clean and huge. しかし、松本市街を見渡す夜景はとても美しく、部屋はきれいで非常に大きかったです。 PS:massage by chinese style(Leg)is pain too much,no good.Only painful! Three days later Cured! I like massage veru much!! 中国式マッサージ、だめです。痛いだけで ,痛みが取れるまで三日かかりました!私はマッサージが大好きなんです。

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

It's certainly not close the train station but worth the trip. They have a shuttle bus you can take which leaves almost every hour until 5pm. It's a little pricey but also includes a full five course meal and a wonderful breakfast. The hotel general areas have all been updated and are beautiful. The lobby is great and of course... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay at the Hotel Shoho in Matsumoto. I had a corner room on the top floor, so was able to see a view over the whole city including the Minami Alps, these mountains are truly stunning. The Shoho is easy to access from central Matsumoto; just a 3/4 kilometre drive to the hotel. The staff are... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

This was a ryokan style hotel (no bedding out in the room during the day and they bring out the futon bed at night) with lovely public bath/onsen (hot pool). We are a family of 5 and they were able to cater us in one room (this is sometimes difficult in Japan) and the view from the room was really... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

If it wasn't for our friends in Matsumoto who stayed with us, I would have never known about this hotel and probably would have been unable to book a reservation as I do not know much Japanese (and the hotel had minimal English). The room we had was a traditional (non-western style) room, which was comfortable and spacious (and had... More 

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Address: 527 Satoyamabe, Matsumoto 390-0221, Nagano Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Matsumoto > Utsukushigahara Onsen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Shoho 3.5*
Number of rooms: 97
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