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Onyado The Earth

Ijikacho, Toba, Mie Prefecture 517-0026, Japan
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Ranked #1 of 80 Toba B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles
19 reviews 19 reviews
17 hotel reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

We stayed here recently based on the many glowing Trip Advisor reviews and we were not disappointed. In fact, the property actually exceeded our expectations. As others have mentioned, the arrival is quite dramatic. We came by rental car which would not have been possible without GPS. The final few miles are quite narrow and winding but when you first... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

This was an amazing ryokan. The setting is breathtaking - you literally gasp when you see it the first time as you come around the cliff into the property. The staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. The room was big, comfortable, modern, yet had a very traditional and intimate feeling. You can't beat the view of the ocean and sunrise.... More

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Nimes, France
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27 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

The Earth starts with a major advantage - the setting above the rocky coast about 12 km from Toba and surrounded by virgin forest is absolutely breathtaking. The hotel itself is an elegant and innovative reinterpretation of the ryokan. The ocean suites are spacious with a very comfortable sleeping area and a spacious sitting area plus a balcony and an... More

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Santa Monica, California
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5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

We (3 rooms) spent one evening at The Earth - and what an evening it was. Dining both dinner and breakfast were world class - the presentations along with the setting in the dining room were beyond compare in the world. Our rooms were western style - I don't know if they have rooms with just mats. From a hot... More

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2011

We went to The Earth on our honeymoon and it was everything we hoped it would be. Eri, the General Manager emailed us straight after our reservation (use http://www.the-earth.in/en/ - it took me a while to find the correct website address) and even translated the menu and wine list for me. We stayed in 2 different rooms, first the Universal... More

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Address: Ijikacho, Toba, Mie Prefecture 517-0026, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Mie Prefecture > Toba
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Ranked #1 of 80 B&Bs / Inns in Toba
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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