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Shizuka Ryokan Japanese Country Spa Retreat

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Slip off your shoes and enter the tranquil world of the Japanese ryokan. Hospitality of honour. Zen design. Tatami flooring. Sliding shoji paper screens. A deep soaking bath overlooking your private courtyard garden. "Omakase" dining. Delicious breakfast. Spa and holistic wellness treatments. Australia's renowned Japanese guesthouse, the award-winning Shizuka Ryokan is a tranquil environment in which to relax and reenergise. The accommodation is traditional ... fully authentic in every detail including its architecture, furnishings, gardens, warm hospitality and personalised service. It's a small piece of Japan just 80 minutes drive from Melbourne.
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Accomodation, staff and breakfast and dinner are all excellent. The only complaint was the spa package. Wife’s facial/massage was very good. But I wasn’t too happy with my shiatsu massage. I didn’t have much expectation for spa massages in general, but the massage was still a
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I stayed at Shizuka with my partner for the Introductroy package, which includes delightful massages and the most delicious Omakase banquet served to your room. There are many unique aspects of Shizuka that will remind you of Japan if you have visited before, or inspire you to
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Just what my daughter and I were looking for. Something different, peace and quiet. Excellent, warm, friendly attention from start to finish (but not intrusive). Authentic Japanese experience, beautiful food, Shoji screen doors, tatami mats,comfy futon and pretty little garden,
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Stayed 2 nights. Excellent. Hostess Catharine very helpful and welcoming. Assistant Miss Yu was also very friendly and approachable. Japanese omakase dinner was delicious, and so was the Japanese breakfast. We had to leave very early on the morning of ch3ck out and couldn’t make
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If you want to experience Japanese style hospitality,fabulous food, relaxing shiatsu and facial treatments and stay in a beautiful tatami floored room then Shizuka is the place for you. The owner,Catherine,and her staff,are attentive, friendly and go out of their way to ensure
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Hi Dawn, Daily breakfasts are served in dining room. Banquet dinners are available on Saturday, Monday and Thursday evenings. Thanks for your interest. Regards, Peter
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Hi Dawn, Daily breakfasts are served in dining room. Banquet dinners are available on Saturday, Monday and Thursday evenings. Thanks for your interest. Regards, Peter
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Thanks for the query. Whilst we love dogs ourselves, I'm afraid that the retreat is not appropriate for pets. In fact, in keeping with the tranquil nature of the experience we are also unable to accept bookings for babies and children under 16 years of age. We appreciate your interest.
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Hi Cathy, Thanks for the enquiry. As an adult retreat, I'm afraid that we are unable to accept bookings for babies or children under 16 years of age. Thanks for your interest. Regards, Peter Owner
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"Better sleeping option for baby moon customers"
"Nothing lacking. Room service was great. "
"Try the saki tasting experience. "
"Iris room is wonderful "
"The iris room is very nice with a good, deep soaking tub"
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PRICE RANGE
$168 - $274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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shizuka ryokan japanese country spa retreat hotel hepburn springs
LOCATION
AustraliaVictoriaHepburn Springs
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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