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    Arashiyama Benkei

    34 Sagatenryuji Susukinobabacho Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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          US$785
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          Overview
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          • Terrible1%
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          Reviewed today

          We stayed here which served as a good base for us to explore this area. Unlike a day trip, we could take our time to visit the few attractions here. It was almost fully booked when I was trying to reserve. The only room left...More

          Thank oliviamummy
          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 27 November 2016

          We read nice reviews of this ryokan and so we booked when we went Kyoto for the red leaves. Booking through internet was very efficient. Clarification emails were done in English. We were to check in on 20 November and we drove from Kyoto. When...More

          3  Thank MadeleineKam
          Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 28 November 2016

          Dear Madeleine, First of all, thank you so much for your recent stay at Arashiyama Benkei, and we are grateful to receive your kind review. As you have commented, we are trying to keep our tradition as "Ryokan" but also to keep up with global...More

          Reviewed yesterday

          Where to start? From the lobby to the room, the open-air baths, the garden, the views and typical cuisine, everything was flawless in this ryokan. The place is a 10 min walk from the JR station, which is close to the commercial streets but far...More

          Thank Camiyo
          Reviewed yesterday

          We went to this ryokan, just yesterday to relax as for the last day of my trip to Japan. Arashiyama Benkai ryokan provided what I was looking for. When you enter the lobby, you will feel comfortable by the atmosphere and aroma, and the staff...More

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          Thank timothy710
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Our family thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Arashiyama Benkei. The room was cozy and very clean. We enjoyed the kaiseki dinner served in our room. Breakfast was at a 2nd level hall and we had delicious traditional breakfast with a serene view of the river....More

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          About
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          Amenities
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          • US$461 - US$1,070 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
          • #2 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
          • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          magcasti
          Hello, me and my friend just booked a room here at Arashiyama Benkai for September. We booked a Japanese Style Superior Room without breakfast included. Does this room include dinner as well? Or do we need to pay extra for dinner?
          16 June 2017|
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          Response from Chi L | Reviewed this property |
          The Benkei offer many plans...some with breakfast and dinner, some with dinner only, some with breakfast only. the cheapest rate is without breakfast or dinner. Like the previous answers, it is best to check with them if... More
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          Kevin T
          Can we just use the onsen ?
          10 June 2017|
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          Response from Andrew K | Reviewed this property |
          In theory, you can use the onsen and have a meal at the ryokan without staying there. However, there was always a sign out front stating that these facilities were full. Perhaps this was due to the fact that we were there at... More
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          Kevin T
          Can we just use the onsen ?
          10 June 2017|
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          Response from RuthMM14 | Reviewed this property |
          As I understand it if you have booked a room the onsen is included. It was open from 6a.m. To 9 p.m. If I remember correctly. You can use it as often as you like with towels and all necessary bits and pieces provided. When... More
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          "River views are quite peaceful."
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          "private onsen"
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          "202 was one of the smallest rooms but quite adequate for 2 and with a wonderful view"
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          "Beer is cheaper from the vending machines down by the onsen entrance compared to the menu!!"
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