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Ryokan Izuyasu

272 Sasaya-cho, Higashino Toin, Shimo-juzuyamachi agaru, Shimokyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8156, Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kiama, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ryokan exudes beautiful, authentic traditional Japanese Charm and is located an easy 10min flat walk from Kyoto Station & has very friendly, helpful staff. We were greeted with a cup of Cherry Blossom Tea and a sugary sweet before being shown to our room (ZUI). The dinner was a superb culinary delight watching the chef prepare our 7 courses... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a night here in late March and had a fabulous stay. The room itself was very well appointed with a separate dining room and a small porch/seating area looking on to a garden. The beds were extremely comfortable, staff friendly, hotel close to the station and there are restaurants within walking distance if you don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

My stay at Ryokan Izuyasu was amazing. The staff was unbelievably gracious and kind, the facilities tranquil and elegant, and the traditional community bath was an complete luxury. After spending 10 days touring Japan, once we checked in to Izuyasu we didn't leave the facility until we had to check out. But the best part of the night was the... More 

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming. Your pleasure we also pleased. In addition, you will please come to relax if you have a chance. We hope a lot of happiness to you. More 

Mullumbimby, Australia
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74 reviews 74 reviews
55 hotel reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Located conveniently close to Kyoto main station, this traditional (with all mod-cons) ryokan is surely as good as they get. My son & I spent a week here recently as a base for exploring towns on the Shinkansen line from Tokyo to Hiroshima. The owners and staff could not have made us feel more welcome. Delicious breakfasts and individual onset-like... More 

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming. Your pleasure we also pleased. In addition, you will please come to relax if you have a chance. We hope a lot of happiness to you. More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This was our second ryokan experience in Japan and the priciest and worst. While the atmosphere was peaceful and quiet, our room certainly lacked amenities that are conducive to a traveler. The room was large and almost zen-like, though water-stained and deteriorating in parts. The bedding was comfortable. But the room lacked conveniences such as a hot-pot or a mini-fridge.... More 

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming. We are sorry We are could not be satisfied your desire. We are the old Ryokan The building was also built in 1839. It has the inheritance of traditional Japanese culture. It is the oldest Kyoto style. And different from the new hotel. We have confidence in it. And I regret that I can not be... More 

GLASGOW
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

We stayed one night in this traditional ryokan, this was one of the many highlights of visiting Japan, quite magical! Very small and intimate but really just perfect in every way, it was everything and more than we expected. It is family run business and has been in existence for several generations. The owner and his mother were both so... More 

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming. Your joy is our joy. We are glad to be able to introduce the traditional culture of Kyoto with the we. Also, please come if have a chance. We hope a lot of happiness in your life. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
19 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We have stayed at other onsen, ryokans and found their amenities to be more comfortable for us. Pros for this ryokan Very clean Delightful staff Great location Quiet Lovely breakfast included Cons: Lack of chairs to relax in No fridge to get a cold drink Lack of glasses in the room Lack of choice of private bathroom (all shared) We... More 

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming. Your journey Did safety? It got your advice, we will grow more. Once again, thank you. joy is your joy of us. Please come again when you have time. We offer a relaxing of Japan to you. I hope that your life will be prosperous. Thank you. More 

Brussels, Belgium
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

What a nice experience! Such a friendly staff, spotless rooms, great bathroom and delicious food,.. I can only be very positive about the whole package, it is not cheap but it is worth it.... I would go back immediately

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming. Journey did you go safely? You'd say was a new experience. You are happy we also satisfactory. Please come you can also, if you have a time. We are ready to greet you. Kyoto izuyasu Izutsu Yasujiro seventh generation More 

Shanghai, China
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We stayed here for one night and did not opt for dinner, so I can not speak to that. The breakfast in the morning was simple and tasty (we opted for the Japanese breakfast). The staff was very friendly, and the common areas of the ryokan were beautiful, albeit a little small, but this is Japan... After checking in, we... More 

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to the Izuyas Ryokan. I apologize to the unfortunate feeling with you. We will grow every day to learn. We do the check in the bathroom many time. This building inherit the oldest tradition of Kyoto It was built in only timber in Japan 175 years ago. Maintain the price, save also included. I'm sorry Please... More 

china
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47 reviews 47 reviews
4 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We stayed here for one night to enjoy the Ryokan experience; and how fabulous it was too! It is located a good 10-minute stroll up the way from Kyoto Railway Station, and was relatively easy to find. The originality of the structure was something to be admired, as was the greeting we received. Our room was excellent, the layout -... More 

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井筒安次郎, オーナー at Ryokan Izuyasu, responded to this review

Thank you for coming. Your journey Did safety? joy is your joy of us. Please come again when you have time. We offer a relaxing of Japan to you. I hope that your life will be prosperous. Thank you. More 

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