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Kamisuwa Onsen Shinyu

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Armadale
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

The hotel is on the lake front only half a mile from the Chuo line station. We had a large room with lovely wooden onsen bath looking out across the lake, two conventional double beds and plenty of tatami mat space if you prefer to sleep on the floor. Other guests seemed to be 100% Japanese. Hotel not aiming for... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

I lodged here on Nov 2015. The interior of the hotel is good, and the access to the location is not hard to find. We also got free dinner and breakfast and it was tasted so good. The hotel also serves the onsen, there are private onsen and public onsen, you are freely to choose which is best for you.... More 

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Boulder, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We arrived at the onsen later than planned (if you read my other reviews, you will see this is not an uncommon occurrence for us) and were met in the parking lot by two smiling men wearing white gloves and what looked like tuxedos who bowed and smiled and greeted me by name, directed me into a parking space, hoisted... More 

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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had not planned to stay at Shinyu, however as we were driving by around 5:00 p.m., we noticed a small board out front offering rooms for the night. It was the first time, we hadn't made a reservation for a place to stay and thought it might only be offering the worst room or most expensive room. We were... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Just amazing traditional Japanese experience in a great modern and minimalistic Hotel with Premium service. 1.- Sleeping in a traditional Japanese room with kids 2.- Dressing all in Yukata (Cotton Kimono) during the stay at the hotel. 3,- Private hot spring bathroom for my family, 4.- Private family traditional Japanese Prime dinner...amazing food. 5.- Top Service from a very friendly... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We will not planned to visit Lake Suwa during our trip at first but luckily we were here finally. It's a beautiful and relaxing hotel, staff are polite and helpful, always with smile and wave farewell sincerely when guests are leaving. Dinner & breakfast are good (but too much food indeed), Lake Suwa area is very relaxing but no night... More 

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親湯(しんゆ), オーナー at Kamisuwa Onsen Shinyu, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying at Shinyu. It is very grateful that you enjoyed your stay. It is true that we don't have much city life here especially at night time as you said; however, your are able to spend your time with walking along Lake Suwa with beautiful sunset view. For your further information, you have a chance... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

Just refurbished in 2011, everything is new and clean. Japanese tatami rooms are clean and very relaxing. Excellent service & excellent food. Desert buffet after dinner is also very inviting. The ryokan also has a relatively spacious onsen bath. We visited for the famous firework night and the price was umbelievably high (more than five times as usual). That's why... More 

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親湯(しんゆ), オーナー at Kamisuwa Onsen Shinyu, responded to this review

I appreciate that you had chosen to stay at Shinyu. That is very good news that you felt comfortable which our room, food, and hot spring bath. Not only that day the fireworks are held, but fireworks will set off every single day in August. It is our pleasure that you will enjoy staying in Suwa some other time. More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

Overall the hotel is good, my only complaints are that we had a room with no view, kind of isolated from the rest of the hotel(maybe bc we were travelling with a 22 month old baby) and the meals were very tiny. The neat part was the public onsen, free evening dessert selection and the restaurant had designated 'rooms' for... More 

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親湯(しんゆ), オーナー at Kamisuwa Onsen Shinyu, responded to this review

I am so sorry that we didn’t provide you a nice-viewed room. As a matter of fact, you can choose types of your room depending on its price setting. I hope I would be able to give you that price information next time. Thank you very much for visiting us, and we look forward to seeing you again. More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An onsen hotel, which is located in front of Lake Suwa, was opened in April, 2011. Coherent service is provided with a concept is that "The hotel where is able to heal your heart with the mystic Lake Suwa." The healing artist who played an active part worldwide supervised inside the Building. The healing art fascinate majority number of women. Creative Japanese cuisine of the local production for local consumption will be served in a private room. You can choose from 4 different types of room depending on your demands, Private open-air bath is free of charge on weekdays. The daily tourist bus, with which you will be guided to four of Suwa Grand Shrine, is very popular. All those aspects create a comforting environment. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kamisuwa Onsen Shinyu

Address: 2-6-30 Kogandori, Suwa 392-0027, Nagano Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Suwa > Kamisuwa Onsen
Price Range: $149 - $613 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 46
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