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Vimercate, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Loved to stay here! Pity it was one night only. The minshuku is in the Higashichaya neighbourhood, the heart of the city. Very close to the Kenroku en and the castle. The owners greeted me with nice smiles and even though they don't speak English very well, we managed. The place is very traditional. I had a large room with... More 

1 Thank Sele M
Hong Kong, China
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120 reviews
85 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

This unique, family-run guest house was situated in the historic Higashi Chaya District. Although it was not near the Kanazawa JR Station, several bus lines passed by there. Of course, that meant that one would need to keep track of the bus schedule. The Higashi Chaya District was a must see in Kanazawa. So staying there allowed us to see... More 

Thank PH15
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

This Japanese guest house is a small family-run business inside an old historical building located in the central tourist area of Kanazawa, hence very convenient for sightseeing and provides a very unique hotel experience. The guest house serves Japanese-style breakfast, and the accommodation cost is very reasonable. The guest rooms are all located upstairs and the room we were stayed... More 

Thank Helena L
White Rock, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016

Great place to stay and experience traditional Japanese style of living. Well run ,clean accommodation, delicious breakfast, kind owners. We have stayed for two nights, April21-22/2016, first night a rude (to owners) and noisy couple arrived late evening but that did not spoil our stay. Would definitely stay again.

Thank Zenon K
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Can't agree more with the reviews here. Yogetsu is one of a kind experience for my family. The minute you enter Yogetsu, you will feel the tranquility and serenity of a very special ryokan. The facilities indeed are modern, yet the owners maintain the incredible atmosphere of an old geisha house. The owners don't speak a lot of English but... More 

1 Thank Firefox008
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Totally agree with other reviewers. Yogetsu blends the best of old style building with modern technology. My husband very impress with the toilet lid automatically opens when the toilet door is opened. The room is so spacious, clean and comfortable. We like this place so much that we looked forward returning to Yogetsu after a day of sightseeing. The owners... More 

2 Thank Yoke_Leong
Paris, France
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4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

This was my second time in Japan having spent an overall of 4 months here, and this was the best place I've stayed at! The location is perfect - right in the middle of Higashi Chaya district (the historical Geisha district) but still somehow quiet! There is no sign in the front, which would be the only reason why we... More 

Thank NoaBerger
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Located right in the heart of the old geisha district, Yogetsu blends the best of an old style ryokan with modern technology (the latter included the top of the line Toto Washlet toilet seat, which opens for you automatically when you enter the water closet!) The host couple was incredibly nice and helpful (the husband took us around the neighborhood... More 

1 Thank VirginiaMitch
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We asked our Japanese speaking friend to book this for us as the owners don't speak English. We arrived to kanazawa in the evening, after the last bus, so took a taxi. The owners were very friendly and were able to communicate the important things we needed to know, such as when and where breakfast was, using gestures. There's a... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

We had a charming experience when we stayed at this three room Japanese ryokan in one of the most picturesque areas in Kanazawa, the Higashi-Jyaya district. To make a reservation you may need help from your Japanese speaking friends but its well worth the stay to sleep in this very unique, wooden, historic home. Our bedroom was large and comfortable,... More 

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Address: 1-13-22 Higashiyama, Kanazawa 920-0831, Ishikawa Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chubu > Ishikawa Prefecture > Kanazawa
Price Range: $45 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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