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Ryokan Tanabe

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Easy to find Tanabe from the station, around 10 mins walk. The owner was very polite and friendly. The staff were very polite and friendly, and hospitable. You really felt welcome into "their home". Even though the staff speak mainly Japanese, we could understand them very well, through their hand gestures and expressions. I would go back to Tanabe if... More 

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Salerno, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed in this Ryokan just one night. We found it really nice. We did ONSEN( a bit small but clean and comfortable). We had a typical Japanese dinner with a lot of Japanese specialities. Everything was very good. The room had "tatami", a curious bathroom and no beds. We slept on "Futon" and we have to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at this ryokan with an accomodation on the more simple side. The service was very charming although they don't speak English very well. The food was outstanding - we had dinner for two nights and got different food. What a great selection of various japanese food - the whole table was covered with delicious dishes.... More 

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New York City, New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family of four booked Ryokan Tanabe in Takayama based on the wonderful Tripadvisor reviews. Upon checkin, we were walked through the newer part of the hotel to an older room in the back. We were initially ok, but upon inspection of the room (old 1980s style pink bathroom), I asked the owner if we could switch to one of... More 

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Ottawa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

This ryokan has a great location, approximately 7 mins walk from the train station and about 5 mins walk to the historic district of Takayama. The owner of the ryokan is very hand's own and greets the guests personally and provides suggestions. She is very proud of her ryokan, and her town of Takayama. She makes for a great resource... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the better small-medium ryokans. It's big enough to have a decent onsen, and still offers the warmth and attention of a family-run inn. Dinner was excellent (although the Hida beef is only about 3 slices worth so don't expect a whole steak!) The ryokan is just a few minutes walk from Takayama old town and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

After a short ~ 10 minute walk from the train station we arrived at Tanabe. The location is good, close to morning markets, the river and the old town shopping area. The hotel is run as a tight ship by the Mama-San. There's smoking allowed in the lobby which I found annoying but not unexpected. Our room (10) was non-smoking... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Obviously if you're looking for modern comfort with a couch to relax on and a nice view this isn't the place for you. But if you're looking for a comfortable traditional experience you won't forget then try it! This ryoken brings all the tradition to you on a silver tray. Rooms are big and super clean. The service is impeccable,... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

This was our first ryokan experience and it was fantastic! Tanabe is such a lovely place - we had a huge room, the onsen is great and every time we went we were the only people in there, so a good way to introduce yourself to this tradition. The food is very interesting - they bring a feast to your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The Ryokan is in good location, one of the biggest/main street in Takayama. It's walkable to every tourist and famous spots in town. The Ryokan was very clean and the shared bath room was spacious and very clean. Dinner and breakfast were super tasty and much more than enough. The room size was the biggest for my entire trip in... More 

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Additional Information about Ryokan Tanabe

Address: 58 Aioi-cho, Takayama 506-0014, Gifu Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama > Hidatakayama Onsen
Price Range: $203 - $403 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ryokan Tanabe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Tanabe Ryokan Hotel Takayama
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Takayama
#16 Best Value Hotel in Takayama
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