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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The hotel is located along the Hida river across the bridge from the JR stations. As this is primarily an onsen town, expect to see numerous hotels dotted along both sides of the river and also on the hills. There is a free shuttle bus transfer to/from the JR station according to the train times. Do email the hotel directly...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located either a 10 minutes walk from the station or less than 5 minutes on the complementary shuttle bus. Nice big room with an enclosed balcony area with a table and couple of chairs to relax in. The food was ample and very well presented. The reception, public areas and public bath area were functional but appear very dated. It...

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Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

This is my first japanese style hotel since I have ever been to Japan and my first On-sen too. There are shuttle bus from Gero station to hotel directly that very comfortable. I really love the room that have very big size of bed room and living room. The On-sen have an indoor and outdoor, we can see the star...

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Thank peerada t
Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff and the room is spacious. Private Onsen is excellent too. However, facilities in the bathroom can be improved, for example shower screen is dirty and water temperature from shower head is inconsistent. Overall, experience is good and would recommend to others who are interested.

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New York City
Reviewed October 28, 2016

The reception has limited English capabilities. If you book a room only you have to request dinner and breakfast which are served in a private tatami room. The Kaiseki dinner was delicious as was the Japamese breakfast. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay, and wished I could have stayed longer. This is a hotel that caters to large groups and conferences....

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a Japanese hotel where time has beautifully forgotten. I loved it. The staff and service were incredible. The actual building needs refurbing throughout, but that doesn't affect your stay. The breakfast is interesting, it's all set up for you in the restaurant on a table that matches your room number......totally Japanese, with two diligent women making sure your...

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Singapore
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

This is my 2nd onsen hotel stay. The first was a boutique ryokan with no English capability. So Bosenkan is a lot better in terms of language. The check in staff explained the whole check in very well, refreshing to know what's happening. Rooms were clean though there was a hint of smoke. Toilet and bathrooms were extremely small. The...

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Thank loyloy
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Location from Gero station is good. Transfer is provided by the hotel. English speaking reception. Hotel is old but with very good facilities. Good Japanese breakfast and dinner provided by the hotel restaurants. Good hot spring onsen facility. We enjoyed the two nights stay very much.

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Thank Cheuk Moon T
Hong Kong
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Hotel transfer was arranged from Gero train station. Very convenient. Good location. A few minutes walk from onsen street. Check in procedure was fast and smooth. Japanese style room was spacious and clean. Good view from the room. Dinner (included in the room price) was delicious. Hotel onsen was great, with both indoor and outdoor pool, very relaxing and comfortable....

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed August 7, 2016 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...

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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  • Spa
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
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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: $87 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Bosenkan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 76
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“Try the Japanese style room”
 of 5 bubbles 918mingg, Jun 16, 2016 | Read review
“with open air bath in room”
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 of 5 bubbles JaneyH372, Sep 5, 2014 | Read review
“Request Tatami rooms and sleeping on traditional Japanese Futons.”
 of 5 bubbles 651kaia, Feb 22, 2014 | Read review
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