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3.0 of 5
  |   1030 Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikko 321-1401, Tochigi Prefecture
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Tokino Yu
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Ranked #24 of 147 Hotels / Ryokan in Nikko
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015
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  • Location
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  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

This was a nice and reasonable Japanese style hotel. Our room was a private room with toilet & bath/shower. However, as they had a wonderful Ofuro (public style bath), I enjoyed using that to soak instead. A European style breakfast was served in the little dining area. Parking was difficult to find and a bit far away. It was fun... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

If you plan to visit Nikko, make an overnight or 2 day trip out of it, and you won’t be disappointed. We decided to spend our time immediately after the Shinkansen trip from Tokyo at Lake Chuzenji, and we were not disappointed. We locked up our bags at the train station in the lockers, which are very affordable, safe, and... More 

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8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Nikko Tokinoyuu has a range of accommodations. We stayed in tatami rooms with a toilet and sink, but no bath or shower (There is a public hot spring style bath for guests in the hotel that was perfect at the end of the day for soaking away the foot weariness and tired thighs that come with the hillside stair climbs... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Visited Tokino Yu on 10 Nov and absolutely enjoyed the stay! It was a bit difficult to locate at first as the car park is behind the hotel along a small road (next to a bank). However, the front desk showed us our dedicated parking lot and allowed us to check in early. The room is quite spacious and well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Easy to reach using public transportation. Helpful hotel staff. Comfortable room. We used the hot baths located inside the hotel, which were nice. Inside the hotel there were hot food vending machines. Free WIFI is in the hotel lobby only. Breakfast was a disappointment, as it was Wester style, while we were expecting a Japanese style breakfast.

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8 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 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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21 helpful votes 21 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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18 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 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
11 reviews 11 reviews
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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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17 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 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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Address: 1030 Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikko 321-1401, Tochigi Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Tochigi Prefecture > Nikko
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Tokino Yu 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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