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Tokino Yu

1030 Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture 321-1401, Japan (Nikko Onsen)
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Ranked #9 of 99 Nikko B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014
Familywith2teenagers Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My family of three traveled to Nikko to see the World Heritage sites, and this hotel looked very convenient on the map, so we chose it. I'm so glad we did! A very short taxi ride from the Nikko JR station, or a 15-20 minute walk, but in the August heat, we opted for a cab. The desk staff were... More

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Yokohama, Japan
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31 reviews 31 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This hotel is strategically and conveniently located as it is simply almost in front of the National Park where you find the World Heritage Shrines and Temples, leading up to it is the Shinkyo (Sacred Bridge) which is probably the most photographed icon in the area apart from the Kegon Falls. The hotel is in front of Bus Stop No.... More

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Japan
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73 reviews 73 reviews
17 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Location was the best attribute of this Japanese style hotel geared for foreigners. You're smack in the middle of Nikko, just a few minutes walk from all the restaurants and all the temples. The owners are very kind (as everyone in Japan) but on the phone refused any reservation attempted in English. Japanese only! The hotel itself is very clean... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

All we wanted in Nikko was a Ryokan with a private toilet! This ended up being the winner for almost ONLY that reason, and we also liked that it was close to the shrine complex. This place is literally JUST across the bridge from the shrines, and has a bus stop RIGHT in front of it. Also, for vegetarians, their... More

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San Francisco
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

The hotel staff is efficient, polite, and the facilities are clean. We stayed in a Japanese style room, not a Western room. I prefer to actually sleep on tatami mats. I found the room incredibly spacious for two people. I slept very well, and was not disturbed by street noise. Nikko can be chilly all the way up until the... More

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UK
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

Stayed here for one night during a visit to Nikko. I really enjoyed the experience. The facilities were quite basic i suppose but that was to be expected. But it had a private shower and a comfortable mattress style bed. I'd definitely recommend staying here for a night if you are visiting the sites of Nikko. Found it a little... More

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Victoria
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

We were not sure where the hotel was so took a cab from the station, as we had arrived later in the afternoon. We were pleased that the Shrine was so close to the hotel. The Toshogu Shrine closed at 4pm, so we went for a walk and had a small late lunch at a nearby café on the other... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Quite a large hotel at the shrine end of town (far end of the main drag from the station/town centre area - about a 15 min walk). This means it's very conveniently located for the shrine complex (and especially the god-bridge over the river), and is right next to a bus stop for those not wanting to walk around. The... More

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BSB
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

We stayed at Tokino Yuu for one night. The ryokan was at very convenient location to visit the shrines and temples in Nikko. The room was comfortable and staff were courteous. One of the staff can converse in English and made his best effort to attend to us (others too) when we need their attention. We booked the couple plan... More

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Los Osos
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

This is a great hotel. The location is great, on the main drag in Nikko. There are restaurants within walkin distance. There is also a bus stop right outside door. You can easily walk from the Hotel to all the Temple/Shrine spots. The room we had was large, it is traditional with the mats, so was nice. Didn't try the... More

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Address: 1030 Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikko, Tochigi Prefecture 321-1401, Japan
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tochigi Prefecture > Nikko > Nikko Onsen
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