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522 Ginzanshinhata, Obanazawa 999-4333, Yamagata Prefecture
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14.1 miles to Junmachi Airport
13 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly and attentive staffs. Rooms were spacious and beautiful with lovely views as it is located on top of a small hill. Easy 3-5 mins hike up/down the hill to the town. They have a shuttle to pick you up and send you to Oishida...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ClaraW376
Reviewed May 2, 2018 via mobile

Takimikan is located on top of a hill with some rooms overlooking the river and a small waterfall (hence the ryokan’s name in Japanese). This means that the ryokan and onsen are not located in the town itself, but it’s very easy to walk there....More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank ArthurDNCH
Reviewed April 13, 2017

The food, staff and scenery were incredible. The multicourse diner was extremely well crafted and strongly exceeded by expectations. Ginzan is a very small, remote and beautiful resort village. If you're heading north in Japan, I would highly recommend staying here to experience a traditional...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Richard P
Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

Went to Ginza onsen today, from the infomation office, this the only place provide day off open air onsen today. This the most difficult onsen to reach in Ginza onsen, have to walk to the end of the onsen street, then climb uphill 5-10min. Restroom...More

Date of stay: February 2016
Thank hckok77
Reviewed August 20, 2011

This inn is located just outside the main Ginzan area. It is set up slightly higher than the main village and overlooks the waterfall, hence the name which translates as Waterfall View. The inn runs a free shuttle down to the village each evening before...More

Date of stay: September 2010
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$325 - $540 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Takimikan Obanazawa, Yamagata Prefecture, Japan
Japan > Tohoku > Yamagata Prefecture > Obanazawa > Ginzan Onsen
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