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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wanosato is set deep in the beautiful country side,next to a rushing stream. Warm and very friendly hosts. Attractive and comfortable rooms. Lovely and relaxing onsens. And the food is simply divine. I first visited with my husband and 2 friends in the fall of...More

Thank JeffandJulie
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Our stay at the Ryokan Wanosato was the most memorable highlight during our 10-day trip to Japan. From start to end, the experience was flawless. From the incredible view in our room, to tasty delicacies, to the best 10-course meal of my life to relaxing...More

Thank Ashley G
Reviewed February 4, 2018 via mobile

Cute ryokan with excellent food. Its 15 minutes by hotel shuttle from Takayama train station. You should wait at the West entrance to the station (there are signs in English). The shuttle itself doesn't have the English words wanosato on it but the driver will...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

A 15 min shuttle service by the resort from Takayama Train Station. A very “warm” welcome at the reception fireplace. So beautiful! The view in the room was fantastic. Flowing river with snowy scenery. Dining area had a better wide angle view. Such a priceless...More

1  Thank Jonathan F
Reviewed November 2, 2017

We stayed at other Ryokans during our trip and Wanosato was our favourite. The river and entire property is beautiful and worth some discovery time. They supply guests with rubber boots if you are so inclined. Our room was in the main house and was...More

Thank Jade B
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Shuttle Bus Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
$488 - $869 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Takayama
#4 Family Hotel in Takayama
#8 Luxury Hotel in Takayama
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$488 - $869 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Takayama
#4 Family Hotel in Takayama
#8 Luxury Hotel in Takayama
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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madmadamem
February 10, 2016|
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Response from caren33 | Reviewed this property |
They provide shuttles to takayama train station, which is where the pick up point for tour buses to shirakawago are stationed.
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"Best to check the ryokan's shuttle timetable before you book your train tickets."
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"The outhouses are a bit bothersome in winter. I would guess in summer they would provide a different..."
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"i like the rooms in the main building better, if it rains the mud road is hard to walk on at night."
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"See if there is a choice of room available"
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