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Manganji Kurokawa Onsen, Minamioguni-machi, Aso-gun 869-2402 Kumamoto Prefecture See on map
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Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

A great ryokan in a beautiful town (Kurokawa). The crew is really friendly and ready to help you in any circumstance. Food is - of course- japanese style and it’s great. They have two onsen (women and men separetely) with two pools each with hot...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

We came here for a 2 night stay to get the traditional japanese feeling. The rooms, better let's say the private house is huge and we did not expect something like that after a two week trip through business hotels in japan. We were treaten...More

1  Thank NoUseForAName1985
Reviewed May 22, 2018

We stayed here for 2 nights in Feb'18. On the day of arrival, it was snowing heavily and the Wakaba staff waited at the bus stop for us with umbrellas and took us to the ryokan on a mini van. The rooms are huge, typical...More

2  Thank Tahari8
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This is a tradional ryokan in Kurokawa onsen town. This area is one of the best onsen in Japan. The ryokan itself is very charming. Room and lobby are clean, very well maintain. Outdoor and insite onsen also nice especially private onsen. Worth for money.

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Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

Every thing is execellent except smell from kitchen comes to my room 208. Customer services, rooms facility, onsens, breakfast are all excellent and exceeds my expectation with the affordable price. Location is just less than 3 mins walk from the bus station but the hotel...More

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Wakaba Ryokan is a small and friendly,family-run Japanese- style inn near the centre of Kurokawa ...More Less
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$179 - US$406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ryokan Wakaba Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan - Minamioguni-Machi
Japan > Kyushu > Kumamoto Prefecture > Aso-gun > Minamioguni-machi
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February 12, 2017|
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Response from ETNN9099 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely you have to book the dinner with the room. As there dinner was extremely tasty and they will serve you one by one course in your room very hospitality. Besides around the hotel area actually not much choices to... More
January 29, 2016|
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Response from piotr s | Reviewed this property |
We drove by car.sorry
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"Western style room and the traditional Japanese style room with tatami are both very nice."
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"Private Onsen for couples"
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"standard room was big enough for the 2 of us!"
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"Ask for a room along the riverside."
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