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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

The authentic ryokan looks ordinary and modest from outside, but once in you are in different world. The service we received was immensely meticulous. There were dedicated assistants for the first day who quickly understood our needs and preference. There are few onsen choices: 2 indoor and 1 outdoor. I booked this ryokan because of its association with the natural...

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Woodinville, Washington
Reviewed April 29, 2016

One of the finest places we've stayed anywhere. The detached cabins are newly built with modern amenities including a private outdoor hot spring bath, though styled to look and feel traditional. The food is excellent, with much of it produced by the owners. It is a great place to relax. Unfortunately, we were there on the night of the first...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed January 28, 2016

Fine Japanese style dinner and breakfast (personalized menu is a surprise) Outdoor onsen is very nice , clean and quite Private, beautiful setting and decoration Will be a little difficult to communicate if you don't speak Japanese Location is kind of remote, will recommend taxi to get there from Aso train station, can take local bus (get off at Aso...

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Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

Perfect place to relax. Its feels very homy and comfortable. The wifi is available which can be useful. The breakfast its a must try as well, all the food is produced by the owner's family. If you want to relax and feel Japan in many different ways (Food, ambience, facilities) this is a must try.

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Taipei, Taiwan
Reviewed March 26, 2015

I enjoy the stay with my family very much. However, there were non of employees could communicate with us in English, although we can communicate by body language and Google, if there is at least one who can communicate with us in English, that would be neat!

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed July 7, 2012

There were 8 regular guest rooms in the main building, and 4 extra detached houses with private onsen in the premise. Chose to stay in ‘Shirasu’ house, which was a spotless and spacious tatami style room with modern facilities. Heated timber floor, Nespresso machine, automatic walk-in lighting, plasma TV, DVD player, large living room, toilet, walk-in closet, etc., and could...

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Address: 1354 Uchinomaki, Aso 869-2301, Kumamoto Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Kumamoto Prefecture > Aso > Asouchinomaki Onsen
Price Range: $135 - $373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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