We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! You come to us for reviews — now you can book your hotel right here on TripAdvisor.

Ryokan Biyunoyado

Travelers' Choice award winner
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
Ryokan Biyunoyado
Ryokan Biyunoyado
Panoramas (12)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

310 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 258: English reviews
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We booked this amazing Ryokan thinking it would be near the monkey hot springs. This hotel became so much more than accommodation, it really is part of the experience of Japan. The people who work here are truly beautiful, kind and added such warmth to the stay. We loved them. The food that was part of our package was truly... More 

Helpful?
Thank sandrafD5117UH
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although I am a frequent and appreciative user of social media for gaining information on restaurants, hotels and other businesses, I have yet to offer my own comments until now. My entire family will agree that the service at Ryokan Biyu No Yado in Nagano Japan is the best we have ever experienced. Their hospitality, accommodations and meals surpassed all... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Nancy K
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Mikka, Manon and all the staff for making us feel so welcome. We had a wonderful time staying and experiencing the Japanese way of living. It was so lovely to meet Mikka. She was very helpful and always has a smile on her face. We had a very relaxing time. Room was very clean and comfortable. Food was... More 

Helpful?
Thank Anna S
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Really loved the Ryokan Biyu No Yado. The staff was welcoming and friendly. Breakfast and dinner were both amazing each day. Views were out of this world and the onsen was super comfortable and relaxing. Would definitely recommend to anyone looking for a nice getaway while in Japan.

Helpful?
Thank Wesley B
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

We traveled to Japan for 2 weeks and stayed many different hotels as we worked our way across Japan. Japan already has some of the most respectful and nicest people. However, the owner and his wife exceeded even those expectations. We came to see the Japanese snow monkey in Yudanaka. We got off the train and were immediately greeted by... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Ted C
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
85 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

To start, we were not staying here but happened to walk by and called in to have a drink at the bar. Two lovely young girls served us & stayed on talking and entertaining us with their enthusiasm & stories. Eventually we met their boss and in turn the lady owner. Have never been made to feel so welcome on... More 

Helpful?
Thank love2cookandtravel
Honolulu, Hawaii
Level Contributor
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

일본에서 진짜 일본의 멋과 맛을 짧은시간내에 즐기고 싶다면 이곳 나가노의 온센료칸 (온천 여관) "비유노야도" 를 적극 추천합니다. 나리타공항에서 나리타 익스프레스를타고 토쿄 에서 신칸센으로 나가노까지 한 세시간 남짓, 나와 남편은 조금 더 편한 그린석으로 기차표를 구입했더니 짐이 꽤 크고 많았는데도 넘 편했습니다.나가노역에 도착하면 호텔에서 친절한 여주인 "유키" 상이 픽업 나와 한 40분 경 아름다운 나가노 드라이브,(산세가 절경 입니다) 를 하면 경치좋은... More 

Helpful?
Thank sungju64
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

My wife and I stayed here for a few nights while traveling in Japan a few days ago. Being that I am from America and wife is Korean, we wanted to experience a truly traditional Japanese onsen (bath/hot spring). We were referred to this Onsen from other travelers/friends and we were very impressed with the hotel, staff and proprietor. The... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank jeff a
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

After traveling for over a month in Japan, we've experienced a variety of Ryokans. This is BY FAR the best one we have stayed at, and are extremely thankful for the wonderful staff. (especially Mikka). The Onsen has a beautiful view of the town, as well as nice washing stations to use. The food was amazing and made us feel... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jordan A
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

Excellent Ryokan,very enjoyable Traditional Japanese 2 night stay the whole experience Wonderfull, Dinners & Breakfasts were just awesome,Staff very friendly good understanding of English and our needs would recommend a stay here as a must do a great way to relax and wind up our 5 week trip in Japan, A special Thank- you to Mika for all her attention... More 

Helpful?
Thank Plugshirl
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

612 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (256)
Viewed
Dining (50)
Viewed
Room/Suite (19)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (46)
Viewed
View from Room (15)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
9:11
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (118)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (344)
Viewed
Amenities (65)
Viewed
Dining (15)
Viewed
Special Room Biyunoma (86)
Viewed
Special Room Issa (70)
Viewed
Standard Twin Room (Mountain View) (55)
Viewed
The Hotel (53)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (10)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Yamanouchi-machi hotels
Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Senshinkan Matsuya
Senshinkan Matsuya
#3 of 133 in Yamanouchi-machi
5.0 of 5 stars 234 reviews
Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Yudanaka Seifuso
Yudanaka Seifuso
#4 of 133 in Yamanouchi-machi
4.5 of 5 stars 179 reviews
Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Shimaya Ryokan
Shimaya Ryokan
#2 of 133 in Yamanouchi-machi
4.5 of 5 stars 462 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Aburaya Tosen
Aburaya Tosen
#6 of 133 in Yamanouchi-machi
4.5 of 5 stars 115 reviews
Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Shunran no Yado Sakaeya
Shunran no Yado Sakaeya
#12 of 133 in Yamanouchi-machi
4.5 of 5 stars 51 reviews
Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Hotel Tsubakino
Hotel Tsubakino
#11 of 133 in Yamanouchi-machi
4.5 of 5 stars 38 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Traditional Japanese Experience including Tatami Rooms & Magical Ryokan Dinner & Breakfast. A limited number of rooms have Westerner Orientated Beds. You'll feel the pride of Yudanaka's Mineral Springs in our 100% Natural Overflowing-Non-recycled HotSprings. Our staff will show a Ryokan tradition in an international atmosphere. Book the private 9th floor rooftop HotSpring Tub for your Floating Sake dream. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ryokan Biyunoyado

Address: 2951-1 Hirao | (Yudanaka Onsen), Shimotakai-gun, Yamanouchi-machi 381-0401, Nagano Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Shimotakai-gun > Yamanouchi-machi > Yudanaka shibu Onsen
Price Range: $202 - $507 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ryokan Biyunoyado 3.5*
Number of rooms: 46
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Booking.com, JAPANiCAN, Agoda, Travelocity, Rakuten, Odigeo, Priceline and Orbitz so you can book your Ryokan Biyunoyado reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Ryokan Biyunoyado Hotel Yamanouchi-Machi
Ryokan Biyunoyado Japan/Yamanouchi-Machi, Nagano Prefecture
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Yamanouchi-machi
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay