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Zao Onsen Tsuruya Hotel

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Free Parking
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Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
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Just cross the street from the JR train station of Yamagata, there it is! Only 5 min walking distance to the ski lift. They also offer free shuttle bus every 30min. The most impressive is every Japanese style meals (breakfast & dinner), super good and rich. Nice and cozy
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I join snowboarding trip and stay at Tsuruya for 4 nights, the hotel staffs are so friendly and the meals are so tasty. There is nothing better than having hot spring after back from snowboarding. Highly recommend this hotel.
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As suggested by the topic, this is one of the most forigener friendly hotel in the area, judged by the level of easy access, multi-lingual signage and above average English proficiency of a small number of the staffs. This hotel is by no mean an outstanding establishment, but it
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Stayed here for a few nights one winter and loved it so much that I wish I stayed longer. The staff were very kind and thoughtful, and the room was wonderfully cozy. My favourite part was the variety of onsen, especially the cave bath! My partner doesn't usually enjoy onsens,
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Stayed here for 1 night to experience a more traditional Japanese hotel. Its not actually a particularly old building but is operated in a very traditional manner. The staff spoke limited english apart form one of the gentleman. All the staff were incredibly kind and attentive.
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5人用の部屋に二人で泊まりました
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"best views are from the higher floors"
"I encourage Westerners to stay in a Japanese style room. This hotel completely met my best hopes and exceeded my expectations."
"Our room faced the bus station and had magnificent views down the valley. Get a top floor room if possible."
PRICE RANGE
$124 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
JapanTohokuYamagata PrefectureYamagataZao Onsen
NUMBER OF ROOMS
41
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