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Reviewed 12 January 2018

A Ryokan with wonderful service, large & comfortable Japanese-style room and an outstanding dinner 'banquet'! This is the most modern ryokan accommodation on our Winter Nakasendo Way tour. Upon our arrival, the female guests get to choose the Yukata (with different floral patterns) from a...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Been to several onsens/ryokans and this one is my favorite. Far from main roads, in a small village, great authentic experience. Large room with sitting area, small and comfortable public bath and a small private one. The jewel in the crown is undoubtedly the dinner!...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2015

Yamaka is situated in a remote village above the Kiso valley, with views of impressive Mt Ontake. It is a calm and tasteful modern hotel, with large Japanese style rooms, with ensuite toilets, comfortable futons and free wifi. Unusually, the window screens are fitted with...More

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Reviewed 5 August 2015

We were lucky enough to enjoy a two night stay here on Walk Japan's Summer Nakasendo Way. This was the very best of all the ryokan style places that we visited. The staff was stellar, the food at all meals amazing, the rooms the most...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2015

Situated on a quiet village plateau, this inn stands out for its modernized refined decor with comfortable guest rooms(and importantly attached bathrooms). What makes it outstanding, is the superb banquet they serve for dinner, which can include horse sashimi. There is a smallish but well...More

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19 November 2016|
Response from AlexGal_12 | Reviewed this property |
It's easy to get from Haneda to Matsumoto. Probably two trains. Then you'd have to take a local train to a nearest station and proceed by bus... But this is not a very accessible place. We drive there.
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