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Oyado Yamakyu

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed in May for 2 nights. Overall it was a good stay. Room was big enough with a comfortable bed. The place is quite big and well run by lots of Japanese staff. Pros: although 20min from the station it is actually very close to things to see. Price was reasonable. Public bath was clean and reasonable size. Cons:...

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UK
Reviewed 3 May 2015

We stayed in a charming traditional-style room with a nice view of the town as part of our honeymoon holiday in Japan. It was clean and comfortable (though the walls could do with a fresh coat of paint) and had a private toilet attached. A nice, well-maintained and clean onsen in the basement of the inn was a bonus. Well...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 29 April 2015

I recently stayed one night at the Yamakyu Ryokan on a 2 week trip around Japan. As a solo traveller, I was finding other Ryokan very expensive when researching my trip. However I was staying over in Takayama, and Yamakyu has a single room rate. Yamakyu is delightful and a charming way to experience a Ryokan in Japan. The tatami...

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2Thank SAust
Reviewed 24 April 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and we loved it. Not fancy, however simple and clean. Loved sleeping on the tatami floors with comfortable futons. The onsen was simple and elegant. Enjoyed slipping into a yukata after bathing. It's a different world after a bath in the onsen.The breakfast and dinners were outstanding. It would be difficult to match the...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 19 April 2015

As budget travelers we were searching for a reasonable price ryokan and Yamakyu was our best choice to have the japanese experience. Maybe you can chose another luxurious ryokan, but this one is really authentical. First of all, we arrived at Bus station in Takayama and they picked us up just in time. At Yamakyu they welcomed us with tea...

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2Thank demayumi
Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 18 April 2015

We stayed three nights at this Ryokan, wanting to experience traditional Japan. A young man picked us up at the train station and took us to the hotel. The staff all were exceptional, the room large enough (there is no furniture to take up space), and the onsen was very clean and pleasant. I had it to myself both times...

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1Thank agt33
Konan, Japan
Reviewed 17 April 2015

Spring Takayama Festival was in rain. We arrived at about 12:00 at a view point, We saw the beautiful Takayama, and went to the central city. We took the hotel in Yamakyu. We could eat much at dinner and breakfast. Oishi katta!

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Sisaket Province, Thailand
Reviewed 22 February 2015

Stay 1 night,room was a little bit small and old ,it should be renovated. We have breakfast and dinner at the hotel ,delicious and more than enough. Staff very friendly. They pickup us at the bus station when we email one day before,and also take us to the railway station.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 1 February 2015

We stayed in this wonderful ryokan with our 1 year old baby back in December 2014 and we could not say enough good things about the services we got. We were traveling from Tokyo and needed to switch train from Nogoya. However, we only found out the train from Nogoya to Takayama was cancelled due to snowstorm after arriving Nogoya....

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Location: Yamakyu is a bit far from train/bus station. If possible, better to let the hostel staff pick you up at the train station. If you don’t have much luggage, you can take a walk to Yamakyu. On the way, you can have a look & feel the small town Tatayama local life style. Room: Typical Jap-style ryokan. Enough space...

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Located 5mins from Takayama old Private houses,10mins from the morning market on foot. You can enjoy the best location for sightseeing in all seasons. We hope to offer you our heartful hospitality in historical Hida Takayama. You can use the parking lot before check-in and after check-out for free. It takes 5 minutes by car or 20 minutes on foot from Takayama station. We can also pick you up at Takayama station. If you need this service, please let us know what your arrival time is the day before. We have English and Chinese speaking staff members. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oyado Yamakyu

Address: 58 Tenshojimachi, Takayama 506-0832, Gifu Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama
Price Range: $163 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Oyado Yamakyu 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Given there's a lift, opt for the second floor and enjoy stunning views across the city.”
 of 5 bubbles wezyb, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“There is a free shuttle service to and from the train station.”
 of 5 bubbles EugalB, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book to have your dinner as part of your accommodation: you will not regret it.”
 of 5 bubbles Radix7, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We took what was given us. Rooms on the 2nd floor had a view over the town. 1st floor rooms wouldn't give you that I don't think.”
 of 5 bubbles YokohamaGeezer, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from smokers.”
 of 5 bubbles crpeter2450, 28 Oct 2015 | Read review
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