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Gion Hatanaka

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Highly recommend this hotel for anyone looking for classic Japanese experience and aesthetic. We loved the tatami room and enjoyed the various configurations with the sliding screens. Our room overlooked a tiny garden, beautiful to see with the snow falling. The hotel's bath is gorgeous,...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I've been in that hotel together with family at the end of Japan trip. After visiting many places in a week period, we really feel the real Japan experience in there. Not only the room but also dinner, breakfast, traditional clothing are great experience. Strongly...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Gion Hatanaka exceeded our expectations! We wanted to stay in a traditional ryokan and Gion Hatanaka came highly recommended. It did not disappoint. The rooms are impeccable and the staff very helpful. Our memories from this visit will last a lifetime!More

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Response from gion_hatanaka, 広報担当マネージャー at Gion HatanakaResponded 4 days ago

Dear markdH3213MC, Firstly, thank you very much for giving us such a wonderful review and we were truly honor to serve you. And, we are pleased to know that our ryokan's service and hospitality were satisfied and fulfilled your expectations. Again, thank you very much...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We only stayed here for one night, but it was truly the highlight of our trip. This ryokan is beautiful and the service exceptional. The Kaiseki dinner was delicious and a uniquely Japanese experience we will always remember. Japan is definitely one of the places...More

Thank Tom R
Response from gion_hatanaka, 広報担当マネージャー at Gion HatanakaResponded 4 days ago

Dear Tom R, Thank you so much for your recent stay in our ryokan "Gion HATANAKA". It is our pleasure and honor to receive a review with high rate. And we are pleased to know that you have satisfied your stay with us. Thank you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Many ryokans in Kyoto were booked out for our dates. Of the available ryokan, Gion Hatanaka was highly rated and had good reviews. So, despite the eye watering charge (SGD800+ including breakfast and dinner), we booked it as we wanted a nice ryokan for our...More

Thank Leong48
Response from gion_hatanaka, 広報担当マネージャー at Gion HatanakaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Leong48, Thank you so much for choosing our ryokan for your recent trip in Kyoto. And, it is our pleasure to receive a review with your true impressions. We are also pleased to know that our location, facilities, dinner and public onsen were satisfied....More

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Concierge
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Refrigerator in room
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US$361 - US$1,208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
#11 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
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Details
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US$361 - US$1,208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#8 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
#11 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Zetarai
15 January 2018|
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Response from Alex A | Reviewed this property |
Yes. You should not have an issue. Just make sure you bring the appropriate converter.
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Siu Leng L
1 February 2017|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
No it is not close to the subway but there is a bus stop nearby. Recall that taxis in Japan are rather expensive; it costs about US$15 from the train station.
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Leah S
5 July 2016|
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Response from JeffTNYC | Reviewed this property |
Hi Leah. Apologies for the late reply. 1. Meals are served in the guest room (way over-priced and not worth it). The buffet breakfast offered Sunrise Hotel 2 blocks away is fine and I would do it for convenience sake. 2... More
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"Level 3 Rooms are very quiet and peaceful"
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"Stay for one night for the experience then go to a real hotel"
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"Take advantage of the included meal options!"
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"WiFi was a little bit of an issue since it was continuously connecting & disconnecting."
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