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Ryokan Sawanoya

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to stay in Tokyo. It is very traditional (tatami beds - so on the floor). It serves a nice western breakfast-scrambled eggs,ham and eggs,toast with jams etc. free tea and coffee available. There is a nice area with tables and...More

1  Thank ozmaur
Response from 澤  新, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear ozmaur sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for visitors to Japan for a long time. We look forward...More

Reviewed 11 March 2018

I stayed in a single room without bath for 5 nights and loved my visit. The room was simple but comfortable. I enjoyed the green tea in my room. The ryokan was easy to get to from Nippori station (where the Skyliner train from Narita...More

1  Thank Tracy S
Response from 澤  新, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 12 March 2018

Dear Tracy S sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. We are sorry about water of shower. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for visitors to...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018

Ryokan Sawanoya was a highlight of our trip. We chose the ryokan for a number of reasons, such as the website showing that they were LGBT+ friendly and the great pictures of the baths. The ryokan went beyond our expectations! The staff are incredibly friendly...More

1  Thank wyandotty
Response from 澤  新, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 12 March 2018

Dear wyandotty sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for visitors to Japan for a long time. We look forward...More

Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

We saw this Ryokan in a brazilian magazine and in our trip to Tokyo in february 2018 we decided to stay there. We booked 3 months before and we really loved the Ryokan experience. Sawa family received us very well and helped us with every...More

1  Thank Bruno M
Response from 澤  新, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 3 March 2018

Dear Bruno M sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. We are sorry, we do not provide a Japanese style breakfast now. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

This ryokan experience has been amazing. Onsen on sight that could be used with my partner, traditional Japanese tea in each room, very nice and inviting owners that have lots of information available about the surrounding area. AND breakfast is offered. It was a great...More

Thank Kya C
Response from 澤  新, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 19 February 2018

Dear Kya C sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. We are sorry, we do not provide a Japanese style breakfast now. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering...More

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Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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Julie G
25 September 2017|
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Response from James H | Reviewed this property |
Hey Julie - the baths are used individually. They have two private, unisex baths (or they did a year ago!) - they have occupied signs as you’ve seen in the pic and privacy curtains as well. James
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crisalvi
15 April 2017|
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Response from fambamm2017 | Reviewed this property |
We were upstairs in the larger room with ensuite. I am really allergic to dust - I was GREAT had no problems with asthma at all. Did not experience anyone smoking inside either. although that does happen in restaurants... More
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Sherly W
14 February 2017|
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Response from 澤  新 | Property representative |
Dear Sherly W Sama, This is Ryokan Sawanoya. Thank you very much for your question. Please send to us email. Sincerely, RYOKAN SAWANOYA Arata Sawa
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"Some rooms have ensuite but not all but this did not affect our enjoyment not having ensuite."
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"Look for the rooms with the ensuite especially if you are going to be jet lagged!"
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"Shared bathroom but kind of quaint."
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"We were on the second floor and were happy, laundry is on a floor alone at the top"
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