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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

I've been angling to try the ryokan experience in Japan for quite some time now and boy was I impressed with Ginrinso. Nestled upon a large hill in Otaru, it's not necessarily walked distance to anything but with the views and accommodations, we didn't want...More

Thank lalglf
Reviewed September 27, 2017

We stayed here as a birthday treat for my husband for 1 night. This was the full luxury ryokan experience. Our traditional room (in the new building) was very spacious, with a lovely sitting area with sea views. The room had its own onsen bath...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2017

We stayed there for two nights with the other two couples of our friends. Very good Japanese style room, neat and clean with good quality in every details; fantastic view over see th harbor from the room; good public bath, the dinner and breakfast were...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed July 2, 2017

This ryokan is amazing! We had the biggest Japanese room-I think it is called Tsuru. The service is so friendly and food is so good! We stayed here for 3 nights. Kisako and her team went out of the way to make us all feel...More

Thank Sally401
Reviewed March 3, 2017

Anyone visiting Japan has to experience a real Ryokan. In Ginrinso, the service is plain amazing for a westerner - It seemed like Fusako was a friend welcoming us into her home, with all the smiling courtesy and manners of Japan. The facilites and food...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Shuttle Bus Service
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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Family Rooms
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
$586 - $1,328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Ginrinso Otaru, Hokkaido
Location
Japan > Hokkaido > Otaru
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Traveler (107)
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Room & Suite (18)
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"Definitely choose room with private bath"
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"Away from smokers!"
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"Rooms at new building have in-room hot spring bath."
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"get the view of the Bay !!!"
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