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Guest House Mintaro Hut

Traveler (25)
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Room & Suite (6)
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
  • Aug 10, 2016
    “The highlight of a month long vacation in Japan.”
  • Oct 13, 2014
    “Warm, welcoming and perfect value for money”
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5-13 Otemachi, Yamagata 990-0046 Yamagata Prefecture See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

I spent 24 days traveling around japan with a friend, visiting a new city every 2 days. Before we hit Tokyo and prepared to fly home, we made a last minute decision to visit Yamagata and stay here. The entire trip was great, but as...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

Our time at Mintori hut has been wonderful. We were so lucky a spot opened up due to a cancellation. Staying at this Minshuku (guesthouse) gave us the best sleeping experience in Japan so far. Sato-San (who speaks English well by the way) goes beyond...More

2  Thank Babs S
Reviewed February 26, 2014

A minshuku (traditional Japanese style of accommodation where the owner lives on site) cross hostel, Mintaro Hut is an unspoiled treasure in Yamagata. With a communal kitchen/common area, and breakfast included in the room rate, it's easy to meet new, friendly people. There are a...More

3  Thank Tazz C
Reviewed July 14, 2010

This is the best place we stayed at in the last 3 years we went to Japan. We were sad to go away! The owner and his wife are very friendly people. It was so nice to have dinner every evening with them and the...More

2  Thank edwardwilly
Reviewed May 19, 2010

It felt like home stay. The house is very clean and the owner and wife are kind and generous. Guests can have access to lots of free food in the fridge. Their cats are friendly and adorable too. It was sakura peak during my stay...More

3  Thank Aki_07
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
$35 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
$35 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveler (25)
Dining (6)
Room & Suite (6)
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