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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good6%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible28%
Apr 19, 2018
“Unusual experience in Japan”
Apr 9, 2016
“Ryokan in Yoshino”
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3 Star Hotel
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2620 Yoshinoyama, Yoshino-cho, Yoshino-gun 639-3115, Nara Prefecture
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36.8 miles to Kansai Intl Airport
20 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We booked this hotel 6 months in advance through aJapanese Travel agency to make sure that we get to see the Sakura at Yoshino.We had no idea where the hotel was situated due to language barrier.Had to climb up the hill with our luggages and...More

Thank Kenlong C
Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

Nice ryokan, considering the average facilities that you can usually met along your journey in Japan. Comfortable and clean rooms with private bathroom. Nice onsen and stunning view on Yoshino mountains, perfect stay for hanami festival. Excellent japanese food in the large banquet room! Recommended...More

1  Thank Figaro_AB
Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

Sakoya is a very old inn, over 300years old and while charming it is in need of repairs to improve the user experience. Owners and staff were very polite and warm but spoke little English. Rooms are Japanese style, I stayed in one with a...More

2  Thank Wennie W
Reviewed May 21, 2013

Personally I am familiar with ryokan type hotel and have several experience. The hotel is old school but I was quite enjoy the atmosphere. The public hot spring bath is really good and provide free sake, but the issue with temperature control. One of pool...More

2  Thank Wenyu
Reviewed November 10, 2011

I know that any half decent ryokan in Japan is going to cost you an arm and a leg. But for the price we payed (over $600 per night for three people) we expected a bit more from the facilities. The service however was really...More

4  Thank thegreatpumpkin
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$236 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$236 - $317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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