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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2015

We stayed here for one night - with a flight out from Narita airport the next day. I wanted an authentic Japanese experience on my last night and so booked this in preference to a bland hotel. The place was a little more rustic than I had expected, and yes there is a strong smoke smell downstairs as the owner... More 

Thank Ian S
Melbourne, Australia
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55 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

We booked this online, and they were happy to take our booking just over email without requiring credit card details, which was nice. We then called when we arrived at the train station and 5 minutes later the owner arrived in his van to take us to the ryokan. We were contemplating walking but were glad we didn’t – it... More 

3 Thank rilestar
Fort McMurray, Canada
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57 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

This ryokan's charm is only out shone but its owner's spot on hospitality. The couple that runs the home are very welcoming and accommodating. He was even kind enough to give us a courtesy ride back to the train station before our departing flight. The home it's self is basic and quaint. The customary beds are quite comfortable, even for... More 

1 Thank FFHale
Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2015 via mobile

We stayed only one night in this ryokan because we had a flight from Narita Airport in the next morning. The ryokan is not very accessible by public transport and a taxi is quite expensive. But the owner is very friendly and helpful, so he took us to Narita Station with his private car. From Narita Station it is only... More 

Thank muhkuh77
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2015

As an experience of a traditional Japanese ryokan, this is a good place to try and great value for money. It is extremely convenient for Narita International Airport (9 minute train journey) and Narita town itself is well worth a visit. The owner and his son were very friendly and helpful and spoke enough English to make our stay straightforward.... More 

Thank Mick W
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2014

For a two-day layover, we decided to try this ryokan rather than one of the rather nondescript alternatives in Narita town. We had never stayed in a ryokan before (or, for that matter, been to Japan), but we wanted an adventure and we got it. First, the positives: it's very close to Narita-san temple, the beautiful park behind the temple... More 

6 Thank snic09
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 17, 2014

Quaint, charming, hospitable, genuine perfect experience! A wonderful Ryokan nestled in suburban Narita, a 3 minute walk from the temple. The host is a perfect gent as is all the staff. Great accommodations, very nice breakfast and a charming mini-museum of ancient Japanese authentic Samurai pieces. The young man explained that his great great grandfather was a Samurai and the... More 

2 Thank millra
Rossland, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2014

We decided to book this place for 2 persons x 2 nights based on reviews on Tripadvisor. Positive Staying at an inn like this is a good way to understand how the locals stay when they travel. 90% of the occupants during our stay were locals – mostly people who worked in Narita. There were a few Japanese tourists who... More 

3 Thank cookeatdrinktravel
Perth, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 12, 2014

Stayed for one night as I had an early flight the following morning and I didn't want to stay in some generic airport hotel. This is a charming ryokan in the lovely town of Narita. The Kirinoya is run by a very friendly family and the room was great - futon mattress on a bamboo matted floor. The facilities are... More 

3 Thank ant m
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2013

Booked a room for overnight connection flight, and the hotel is better than I expected. Clean room with good bamboo smell, delicious local food, hospitable hotel owner, and some good tour sights in the area. I took a walk in the morning, went to the Shinjo Temple for a short visit, and enjoyed the peace of the town. It's a... More 

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Additional Information about Kirinoya Ryokan

Address: 58 Tamachi, Narita 286-0024, Chiba Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Chiba Prefecture > Narita
Price Range: $43 - $78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Kirinoya Ryokan Hotel Narita
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Narita
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