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4 Oct 2017
“Well done & 4.5 stars”
11 Apr 2017
“Relaxing Ryokan with an awesome lake view”
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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

There are no mid points on Trip Advisor's scale, but Ryokan Beniayu is 4.5 stars . The Ryokan looks the same as and not worse then its Management photos which is an achievement. Their views are among the prettiest among the Ryokans I have visited....More

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Reviewed April 11, 2017

Perfect Place to relax and chill. Located on Lake Biwa, the Ryokan features a fantastic lake view. Rooms are clean and the entire house is "shoe free" Diner was of excellent quality and variety The public bath is nice albeit a bit small. Outdoor features...More

Thank Swissfoodie
Response from beniayu, フロント オフィス マネージャー at BeniayuResponded April 14, 2017

Dear Swissfoodie-san, Thank you for your staying and comments. We were happy to welcome you at lakeside of BIWAKO. We keep communicating to foreign tourist to introduce our area. We hope you to visit this area and meet you again in different season. Thank you...More

Reviewed May 17, 2016

We arrived by car in the middle of the afternoon and the wind was storming the lake Biwa. A guy took our car to a nearby parking and we could enjoy the warmth and hominess of the place Our room, located on the second floor...More

Thank Philippe G
Reviewed February 11, 2016

The room has excellent good view to the lake. It is a very comfortable ryokan - in every aspect. The dinner has very high standard as well. The owner is very nice and did his best to accommodate our stay and even for ongoing trip....More

Thank Albey
Response from beniayu, 広報担当マネージャー at BeniayuResponded October 30, 2016

Thank you for your stay at our Ryokan BENIAYU and give us your good comment. From last July, we started to have guest dinner at new dining room. Now we have 2 different prices for your dinner place. Please find your favorite plan carefully from...More

Reviewed August 13, 2012

We stayed for one night at Beniayu in August 2012. It's a beautiful location on the northern end of Lake Biwa, and quite easy to get to: you get off the shinkansen at Maibara and take a 20 minute local train ride to Takatsuki Station,...More

2  Thank Paul H
Response from beniayu, 広報担当マネージャー at BeniayuResponded August 15, 2012

First of all, thank you very much for your visiting Japan. How was your stay and trip here in Japan? It was the end of rainy season here. We were very happy to welcome you at our Ryokan and to hear your comment on the...More

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