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1 Jun 2017
“Just across the Kii Katsuura station”
29 May 2016
“Good location”
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Nice place run by young couple. The wife is specially gracious and speaks good english. The husband cooks the delicious and rather inventive dishes. No toilets en suite but there are enough on all floors. The onsen is quite small, maybe for two people at...More

Thank Nonnapn
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Its best asset is its location. Just across the road from the Kii-Katsuura station. That makes it a great jump off point to visit the three world heritage Kumano Shrines. The room are nice, clean and they have a private onsen. A great way to...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Good location for passing through! Traditional tatami mats! Offered dinner and breakfast both of which we had! Dinner was amazing and different! Breakfast was very different to what we would normally have! Consisted of rice fish Miso soup and some other bits not really to...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2015

Located right next to JR Kii-Katsura station that means it's the best location in this quiet little town.Comfortable with Japanese style bedroom and free Onsen. You can walk across the railway to the bus stop.Easy to get to the popular Kumano Nachi Taisha shrine.

Thank Ko U
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Minshuku is as conveniently placed as you could get. It's across the road from the train station and a walk back across the rail bridge to the centre of town and great eating places. Reasonably priced and has an in house onsen (hot spring), but...More

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Japan > Kinki > Wakayama Prefecture > Higashimuro-gun > Nachikatsura-cho > Katsura Onsen
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