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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was friendly and warm, however its very run down.The building must leak alot going by all the stains on the walls and mold is feature one could do without. As a cheapy hotel its okay but what we were very disappointed in was the breakfast. It takes just as much effort do western food well as it does...

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singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a rather old establishment with a mixture of both western and Japanese style rooms. Location is decent with a short walk to the main street and ski runs. They have two English speaking staff on site to take care of all the communications and administrative issues and transfers to and from the myoko kogen train station was much...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 14 February 2016

As other reviewers have mentioned Daimaru is definitely in need of a makeover, however it's location in Akakura Onsen is great. It's at the top of the village within easy reach of all the nightlife (not that we sampled it) and restaurants. We had a Japanese/Western room which consisted of twin beds and a tatami mat area which was huge,...

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Werribee, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2016

At first appearance the Daimaru is not the prettiest flower in the bunch however once inside while a little dated the rooms are clean and very very comfortable. We stayed in a family room (Japanese and Western style bedding) which was fantastic for our family of 4 (kids 6 and 8). While not all members of staff speak much in...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 January 2016

At first look the Hotel Daimaru is a bit dated, and needing some love and attention, once you look past that, you realise, especially if you are there for a skiing holiday at least, that things are pretty good. Firstly the location: The hotel is pretty much right on the edge of Akakura town, so is a couple of minutes...

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 28 December 2015

We stayed on a package with meals included and were so happy we did, although we may have left much heavier than when we arrived! The room was large by Japanese standards and blended western and japanese amenities well. Tom and Harry (foreign liaisons) couldn't have been more helpful or made us feel more welcome, they are an asset to...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 6 February 2014

Not flash and a little bit ragged around the edges but a very pleasant, relaxed and conveniently placed hotel.Great western and Japanese rooms, english speaker on staff to help. Excellent onsen for after ski recovery. Very close to shuttle to other resorts and very close to Myoko Ski Park chairlift and night skiing. Adequate western breakfast. Short and enjoyable walk...

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2Thank jwhitto
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2013

Spent 5 nights at Daimaru hotel, staying in a Western/Japanese combination room. The room was spacious and comfortable with an option to sleep on 'standard' beds or on traditional futon beds. There is a fridge in room for cold drinks and a water boiler for tea, coffee (or huge pot noodles!). There's free wifi in the hotel lobby so me...

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Maldives
Reviewed 18 March 2011

I was a bit a bit wary after reading a previous review but I was quite happy with my stay at the Daimaru. If you are expecting a 5-star hotel then don't go here. It's a somewhat tired 3-star but with friendly staff (inc. English speakers) and a good location close to the Akakura lifts. We were with a school...

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5Thank guy-jin
Melbourne
Reviewed 17 January 2010

Stayed for a week. Travelled with my wife as well as another family (parents and 1 child). At the same time there were 2 other Western (Australian) families at the hotel (for one group this is their 3rd year in a roll). Excellent place to stay if you're seeking a good Japanese styled hotel. The owner employed 2 Australians to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service

Additional Information about Daimaru

Address: 571 Akakura, Myoko 949-2111, Niigata Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Niigata Prefecture > Myoko > Akakura Onsen
Price Range: $151 - $283 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Rooms that face the road can be a little noisy at early morning when snow clearing machinery is working.”
 of 5 bubbles Trav7819, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get the japanese / western rooms if you aren't sure of how you'd go with a futon!”
 of 5 bubbles sarah-jez-grace, 28 Dec 2015 | Read review
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