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Marukoma Onsen Ryokan

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Marukoma has a sublime onsen with numerous indoor and outdoor baths with great views of lake Shikotsu. The onsen is open to customers not staying at the hotel between 10h and 15h daily, for 1000 yen. In other respects (including the rooms and cuisine), this hotel has a tired and institutional feel.

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Originally this traditional japanese hotel is looking forward to , it is one of the(秘湯)secret onsen members , but general feeling is that after stayed, the general attitude of the staff , general dinner , poor breakfast, rooms have smoke smell, uncomfortable!Only a little better is public baths , fully this is not worth the price. Also here a bit... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

I booked the room from Japanican. Our room is a Japanese room with very nice lake view. There is a toilet in the room but no bathroom. The meal plan comes with the room is the Japanese dinner which served in the room and buffet breakfast. Upon check in, we can reserve the shuttle bus to go to the ice... More 

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

The location is Nice away from the tourist area. The hotel is clean but old and could use an upgrade. The onsen is big and has a beautifull view. Very Nice onsen. The food is oke but notting special. We had much beter food in Hokkaido. The Nice thing that we could use the private bad which was very Nice.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Maruloma Onsen Ryokan is located on the north of Lake Shikotsu, away from town and amenities. Our package includes kaiseki dinner and buffet breakfast. This is an old traditional ryokan. Rooms were clean and well kept. We were initially concerned that the rooms are not air-conditioned as it's summer and the weather can be hot. While we have views of... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Stayed for one night. Onsen was very good and spacious. Most impressive was the helpfulness of the front desk manager who help me with my next hotel booking as I couldn't speak japanese. Overall, okay room ( no AC but fan provided and smells of smoke - level 2 rooms), okay food, awesome onsen, outstanding front desk manager.

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Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Sadly everything about this Onsen just didn't live up. The site we ordered through (Rakuten Travel) stated that there was a free shuttle bus too and from the Onsen, sadly this was not the case once we called up to book it and it was 500 yen each person each way. Once we got there and were shown to our... More 

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Azzate, Italy
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

A peaceful and lovely resort where to regenerate in lovely termal baths indoor and outdoor at a natural hot spring on the lake. Food is excellent with dinner served in the Ryokan room following the japanise tradition. Only bias could the faible and incostant wi-fi (in the lobby only) while the distance from the village and staff speaking a poor... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Marukoma was our first accomodation on our very first trip to Japan. Writing we experienced a culture shock is an understatement, but it was a very pleasant culture shock. International travellers coming here with an open mind will certainly thouroughly enjoy their stay and probably never forget it. We booked through Japanican.com, since the website is only in Japanese and... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

the hot spring in this hotel was the best one that i had been in for a long time the view from the outdoor hot spring was beautiful and breakfast was season beautiful .

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Address: 7 Borobinai, Chitose 066-0287, Hokkaido
Location: Japan > Hokkaido > Chitose > Shikotsuko Onsen
Price Range: $115 - $358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Marukoma Onsen Ryokan 3*
Number of rooms: 55
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