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Reviewed December 13, 2017

I have always wanted to go to a mountain onsen in the snow and we were lucky enough to catch a little! We missed the last bus up the mountain and had to take a cab. The cab was expensive, but it was worth the...More

1  Thank batchix
Reviewed January 13, 2017

This hotel is in fairly a remote and beautify location. It is 1.5 hours by bus from Kinguawa Onsen train station 9which is 30 mins by train from Nikko). You get off the bus at Meotobuchisen Onsen which is the end of the line: this...More

2  Thank aka_fitzy
Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

KANIYU ONSEN RYOKAN 加仁湯 The baths: There are so many baths that we are spoilt for choice. There are three Konyoku rotenburo (mixed gender outdoor baths) with beautiful tree trunks and boulders. There are also segregated baths and multiple smaller family baths. Three of these...More

3  Thank MuseFaery
Reviewed April 26, 2016

It was mid-february but this year the snow was not heavy. From December to May, the hotel operates a free shuttle service for guests from Shimoimaichi Station at 1:20 pm. The bus service from the hotel to the station is at 10:00 am. Public buses...More

Thank Cheng S
Reviewed March 2, 2016

I have been here three times during the winter. Love bathing in onsen surrounded by snow. The hotel is very remote takes a while to get to by private shuttle bus (included in your stay). The hotel is very comfortable, the staff are very accommodating,...More

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$201 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#12 Top resorts Hotel in Nikko
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Japan > Kanto > Tochigi Prefecture > Nikko > Kinugawa Onsen
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Fractal W
March 12, 2017|
Response from aka_fitzy | Reviewed this property |
We stayed overnight and were able to use the bathing areas until 9pm. Checked out at 10am after bathing earlier. So plenty of opportunity with an overnight stay to enjoy the wonderful waters.
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"I don't know if you can ask for specific rooms, but facing the waterfall is beautiful."
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