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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently spent 1 night at this Japanese style place on the beautiful island of Miyajima. The place seemed to be run by a small number of people, whom are doing everything they can in order to make their guests happy. All guest-rooms seemed to be situated on the 2nd floor. Our room had a lovely small porch, looking at... More 

Thank Thefeinschmeckers
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147 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This ryokan is located one street behind the very touristy shopping street about 10 minutes walk from the ferry terminal in the direction of the tori gates, so a very good location. The staff were very helpful. Our room was comfortable. We slept on futons on the floor and had a table at floor level as well as some chairs... More 

Thank turtonfamily
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Had a really nice one night stay in this Ryokan. We were welcomed by our very friendly host who showed us around, explained how to use the relaxing baths, gave us maps and explained the local attractions. Dinner was a highlight, with yummy sashimi and beef. They were also very helpful with letting us store our bags before and after... More 

Thank CallumFarnsworth
Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

This was a traditional ryokan with futons and on a cute little street with a view of a large temple. We would definitely stay here again – they also had local snacks and tea laid out on the table when we got to our room. It's a perfect spot and not difficult to get to.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

A relaxed very good hotel. The staff was very service oriented. An excellent 8 course Japanese dinner. Good Japanese breakfast. The WiFi was only working in the lobby but on the other hand, WiFi and TV should not be on your mind if you stay in an hotel like this.

Thank Thomas E
Alturas, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 21, 2016

This property is a partially hidden gem on Miyajima. It is centrally located and the staff is amazingly helpful. In fact, the staff may be some of the friendliest and most helpful we encountered during our Japan trip. The private, family style, Japanese bath is very relaxing after a day exploring the Island. Their recommendations, in terms of food, are... More 

Thank Jared C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

What beautiful hotel. The architecture is nothing short of traditional and enchanting. Staff are very friendly and helpful. It is in a quiet part of the neighbourhood. Wifi is excellent. Has aircon. The toilet was in our room but the shower was downstairs. Oh and don't forget the futon: like sleeping in clouds

Thank harrytrekking
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

Our stay at Ryoso Kawaguchi was memorable, it had a highlight meal, our first experience in a Ryokan, our first experience on tatami beds, and our first experience on miyajima. The staff here were extremely helpful, they were courteous and friendly. The dinner was amazing. As each course came out, I savored each and every moment, with my eyes and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

My mother and I wanted to stay at a Ryokan on our trip to Japan, but found it difficult to find one on our budget. We went with Ryoso Kawaguchi and we were not disappointed!! The host was very kind and spoke good English. She gave good advice on what to do on the island. The island was such a... More 

Thank laurea08
Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2016

The proprietor was extremely comfortable in her role of providing for a traditional, laid back but also flexible enough for Westerns ryokan experience. Our two kids were happy with their loft. The on site family-style onsen was great, and as a bonus there was a beer vending machine right outside the door :-) Great inner garden views and a huge... More 

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Additional Information about Ryoso Kawaguchi

Address: 469 Miyajima-cho, Hatsukaichi 739-0500 , Hiroshima Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chugoku > Hiroshima Prefecture > Hatsukaichi
Price Range: $144 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ryoso Kawaguchi 2.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Ryoso Kawaguchi Hotel Hatsukaichi
Ryoso Kawaguchi Japan/Hiroshima Prefecture - Hatsukaichi
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