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Grafton, Australia
Reviewed November 10, 2016

This Ryokan (Mori no Ryotei Biei) was a highlight of our ten days in Hokkaido. The early snow which had left a mantle of white over the area did nothing to detract from the atmosphere. Staff were assisting with parking and unloading and carrying in bags instantly, without prompting, on arrival.The rooms here are extremely comfortable and the cakes and...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed November 9, 2016

This place called Biei Potato no oka has beautiful scenery, vast space & fresh air. Enjoy the greenery and the mountainous scenery. It was the film site of the advertisement of the Seven Stars tobacco with its iconic Seven stars tree.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

A neat peaceful town with only one restaurant and one bakery opened when we visited in cold winter. You need to hire a taxi to go surrounding. Only few taxis were available which not surprising since the population of Biei was only 12 thousands people.

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed April 12, 2016 via mobile

Can't stop falling in love with this place. whenever I visiting Hokkaido, Biei - the place that i must to go repeatedly. Reason being the charm of it was during different seasons given different surprise of it's natural scenery. That is too many nice scenic views for you to taking photos, if u love photography, Biei is a place must...

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Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed December 17, 2015

We stayed in this ryokan (森の旅亭 びえい) for one night in early December of 2015. The overall experience was way beyond my expectation. In particular, I found the owner of the ryokan was particularly friendly. For the two of us, chinese guys from Hong Kong, who did not speak a word of Japanese, she had served and explained what every...

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4Thank Benny C
Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed January 18, 2015

Let me start by stating that the interiors of this hotel are really nice. Everything is very Japanese with lots of wood and tasteful coordinated textiles. Rooms are spacious and warm with a hot spring bath tup made out of wood, placed directly on your private veranda. The "Futon" (bed) is soft and provides a good sleep quality. So what's...

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Address: 10522-1 Shirogane, Kamikawa-gun, Biei-cho 071-0235, Hokkaido
Location: Japan > Hokkaido > Kamikawa-gun > Biei-cho > Shirogane Onsen
Price Range: $304 - $612 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“If traveling with your lover, pick a room with in-room onsen. Pick the 11-course meal, the whole experience is totally worth it.”
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