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Sumiya Kihoan

3.5 of 5 Onsen Ryokan   |   25 Hiedanocho Kakihana Miyanooku, Kameoka, Kyoto Prefecture 621-0036, Japan (Yunohana Onsen)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013
Andreanne75 Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Zurich, Switzerland
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36 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We spent one night here in order to rejuvenate following intensive sightseeing in Tokyo. We had a traditional Japanese room that was large, clean and well designed, with a functional attached bathroom. Well, we assume it was functional, as we only used the toilet; we spent most of our waking time in the communal baths (onsen). This was our first... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

I stayed here (Tachibana room) with my friend in July. It was the most amazing ryokan I could have imagined! The dinner was amazing, a real traditional Japanese experience that didn't seem to end because there was so much food. The breakfast had a lot of food as well, so you wont leave this place feeling hungry. It is located... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

I was in Kyoto only for 5 days & LOVE onsens. I found this place online & found out Yoko Ono & John Lennon stayed here many years ago. Its a retreat in Yunohana which is a picturesque train ride through the mountains of Kyoto. When I arrived they greeted me at the courtesy bus & escorted me to there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

While we did not stay at this Ryokan, the Kaiseki dinner and the onsen (hot spring bath) experience was ABSOLUTELY SUPERLATIVE. For non-Japanese the public bath experience can be intimidating, so the private hot-bath experience in the open-air natural pool environment helped ease the fears. Fortunately, it was cold evening, so the hot bath was an ethereal experience. The Kaiseki... More

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Address: 25 Hiedanocho Kakihana Miyanooku, Kameoka, Kyoto Prefecture 621-0036, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kameoka > Yunohana Onsen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Sumiya Kihoan 3.5*
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