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4-353 Nishi Jozankei-onsen, Minami-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 061-2303, Japan (Jouzankei Onsen)
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Ranked #1 of 18 Sapporo B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014
Winifred L Hong Kong, China
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Really nice to stay here even though they may not good in English. However, they will try their best to explain the hotel and provide the excellent services. Hotel has some thoughtful arrangements such as place some seasonal drink at the common area or serve the sweet potatos after dinner so that the guests can really relax at Jozankei. Love... More

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

There we 7 in our group staying in three rooms. Even though it was snowing heavily when we arrived we were met by staff who removed our luggage and took it inside. The entrance is lovely and the foyer area has heaps of personality. Lots of art and historical pieces. Rooms were immaculate, but a little tired. The meals included... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

we stayed one night in furukawa in early october. first impression after we stepped in the hotel was a very warm welcome from all the staffs. one lady leaded us to the room and showed us all the room amenities. then she made us nice green tea and tried to explain us something about the food. she cannot understand english... More

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Jurong, Singapore
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

We checked in on the 9th August for our grand finale night, the tenth night in Hokkaido. It was drizzling and about 4-5 staff came running to the entrance to greet, sheltered us and carried our bags and luggages. The ryokan, big and beautiful with tasteful decorations, together with friendly and helpful staff, looked a picture of warmth and comfort.... More

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Japan gives you a choice of "western v. Japanese style" in hotel accommodations. Furukawa offers both; it is a small hotel with many traditional Japanese touches. The staff is always there to greet at every entry you pass through. Kaiseki style dinner and abundant breakfast are amazing, The onsen is uncrowded with sweeping mountain views. Our family vacation here was... More

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

My wife and I stayed in this onsen in 06May2013 and found that all the staff from the front desk to the lovely waitress are very friendly and helpful, we felt very warm here and like homed. We will definitely come back and recommend to our friends. A couple from Hong Kong SAR

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

We fell in love with this place the moment we walked in. This is a small onsen hotel in Jozankei and its full of charm and character. We like the japanese decor in the hotel. Room is japanese style where one sleep on a futon which is comfortable for us. The kaiseki dinner and buffet breakfast is excellent, good food... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013 via mobile

I travel solo quite a bit, so it matters to me how welcoming and comfortable my accommodation is, especially in a country where you don't speak the language. Furukawa was my first ryokan experience, and I was so delighted with my stay there. The staff were meticulous and helpful, and made every effort to make my stay so warm and... More

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Auckland, New Zealand
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65 reviews 65 reviews
32 hotel reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

My family wanted to stay somewhere special in Jyozankei area. This cosy place was chosen as the award of excellence by Rakuten trip, a famous tourist engine for Japanese people. Our family were welcomed by the warm courtesy upon arrival. It doesn*t have big facilities as the other resort hotels in the area, we really felt at home and wished... More

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Hong Kong
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

There is really nothing much in Jozankei to see, especially when we were here in mid-Sept with no autumn leaves. But if you want to savor true Japanese hospitality, it’s worth the trip just to stay here. After all, Jozankei is less than one hour away from Sapporo and they have free shuttle bus service from Sapporo. When I was... More

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Address: 4-353 Nishi Jozankei-onsen, Minami-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 061-2303, Japan
Location: Japan > Hokkaido > Sapporo > Jouzankei Onsen
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