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Suimeikan

Ryokan
  |   1268 Koden, Gero 509-2206, Gifu Prefecture (Gero Onsen)
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Ranked #7 of 60 Hotels / Ryokan in Gero
4.0 of 5 stars 185 Reviews
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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NJ
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I booked this onsen hotel because of walking distance to Gero station and thier good review score. It exceeds my expectation because of very friendly staff and 3 impressive indoor/outdoor onsens. I did not schedule the shuttle bus but the bus driver was waiting with a sign in front of the train station to make me feel good even I... More 

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China
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very traditional onsen hotel with history, train station with pick up service, welcome service are very good, staff are nice and friendly, the room size is large enough with big sleeping bed, mini onsen tub inside the toilet, onsen facilities are good with different pool, very good breakfast with many food choices. Only without internet and WiFi service inside bed... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The hotel is large, well equipped, nicely decorated in Japanese style, with a beautiful pond in the lobby floor. The hotel has a long history; you can "feel" the Japanese tradition. The onsens are clean and large. Massage chair and foot massage device are provided. Room is spacious. We got a combo western and Japanese tatami room. Hotel staff are... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Very large (800+ clients apparently)in an ugly building presumably designed by east european architects, initially it was not clear to me it was an actual hotel.It is vast inside and crosses 3 buildings, staff v. helpful though kept busy by an older clientele, some speak good english.The room was good, quite big,fully equipped and clean. 3 heated pools, some quite... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Was there for wedding, place is quite old fashioned but to be honest I'm probably not the target market. Its not a luxury hotel by international standards but probably the best in Gero. Nice choice of Onsen and therefore a very relaxing stop if you are travelling through with friends or family. We had dinner in the Japanese style room... More 

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Harpenden, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
41 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

The hotel were very welcoming on arrival and an English speaker took us to our room and explained the hotel facilities. Breakfast was excellent, all the food was described in English and there was a good selection. The highlight was the onsen at the hotel, we only had the chance to try the outside pool which was very relaxing, don't... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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22 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

Suimeikan can be considered the "big brother" of all Onsen Ryokans in Gero. It's a huge establishment that caters to individual travellers as well as to groups, and is popular with tourists. Services are very good, but note that the breakfast buffet is at fixed times. If you saunter down only after a deep sleep at 930, it's all over.... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Really loved this spa resort. Gero is a very nice hot springs town and it has different flavour for summer and winter. The rooms in the "Rinsenkaken" were huge and are practically suites. Service quality could not be faulted and they even brief you on the rituals of hot springs in Japan.

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Medford, OR
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights. We had the choice of sleeping on the floor or in 2 twin beds. We chose the beds! The beds were very comfortable. I didn't mind the pillows, but my husband thought they were to firm. The air conditioner kept the room very cool. The view from the room was beautiful! Our hostess was... More 

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Nara, Japan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

I had high expectations for this hotel, as it is one of the more famous hotels in the area. It is an extremely big hotel and a lot of guests. Checking in was a lengthy process, due to them placing our key to one side and forgetting about us for a while, which was a bit of a disappointment and... More 

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Address: 1268 Koden, Gero 509-2206, Gifu Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Gero > Gero Onsen
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Number of rooms: 246
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