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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel provides free shuttle bus and it takes about 4 minutes to there. The staffs are very polite and helpful. They can speak English and Putonghua fluently. The Hot Spring Spa is wonderful. If you want to have privately, you can book the private spa and the cost is reasonable. The Japanese Breakfast is great and the Garden is... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Excellent service, Nice environment and good location. Nice hot spring, delicious breakfast and diner. Good view to see the train and stream. Have shuttle bus to the JR station. Good English at reception and restaurants.

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2 Thank KYMAC2016
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

It is a very traditional hotel so you can taste the most original Japanese culture here. The owner, I guess, of the hotel contacted us in advance through online messaging to provide help and prepare for our arrive, which was really impressive. The staff are nice and helpful. The room is a bit old but clean and cozy. Breafast is... More 

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Victoria, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

We received an email the night before our stay stating the shuttle bus would meet each train beginning at 13:30. Our train arrived at 13:27 so we were expecting to meet the shuttle as the next train arriving wasn't until after 14:30. We assumed wrong and decided we would just walk as it wasn't far. We did get slightly lost... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

This is the best hotel ever. The room is so nice, clean, and comfortable, with traditional Japanese tatami and a gorgeous view of the huge garden. The hot spring is so relaxing and enjoyable. The hotel also provides decent Yugata to wear. The staff are very welcoming and helpful. The location is good with plenty of restaurants around and there... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice Japanese hotspring ryokan with very good hotspring facilities overlooking the river. Staff are friendly, offers breakfast plan for solo travellers, room is spacious with a Japanese garden view, highly recommended for people who are looking for hotspring facilities.

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2 Thank pamchung2015
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

Nice service and hot spring. The room is spaceous. Though the hotel is a bit old but it offers good value! I rented a car and drove from Nagoya to Gero. It took me around two and a half hours. The hotel location is easily identified by GPS using the hotel phone number. Actually, because Gero is a famous and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Very nice onsen and services, close to JR station and have bus to the hotel! Also in the hotel there are different onsen to try and enjoy. The hotel is next to the Hida river, you can enjoy the train pass by your room! Sometime you can also can enjoy the fireworks outside the hotel!

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is much better than I expected. I book one night with half board included. The room is fantastic, boosting the river view of Gero Onsen, the size is excellent (9mat living room and 6mat bedroom), with separate toilet and bathroom. The dinner was great, was arranged in an individual room, the staff was very helpful and pleasant, the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful stay at Bosenkan. Friendly staff, excellent service with good pre-arrangement prior arrival. Nice hot spring spa. Spacious room and comfortable. Although noise from train nearby. Prefer Wifi available in guest room but only available at Lobby. Dinner and breakfast served in private room. No doubt for return visit in future.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Established in 1817, Bosenkan is a ryokan with a 3600 square metre Japanese garden and various hot spring baths including a spacious open-air bath. Free shuttles from/to JR Gero Station is available. Free WiFi is provided at the lobby, and free private parking is also available at this ryokan. Each room is fitted with a flat-screen TV. Certain rooms feature a seating area where you can relax. Towels, yukata robes, toothbrushes and a hairdryer are provided. There is free shuttle service, a 24-hour front desk and gift shop at the property. You can play table tennis at the ryokan. Gero Onsen is 500 metres from Bosenkan, while Gero Hot Spring is 600 metres from the property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bosenkan

Address: 190-1 Yunoshima, Gero 509-2207, Gifu Prefecture
Location: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Gero > Gero Onsen
Price Range: $77 - $424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bosenkan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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