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    Hotel Shoho

    527 Satoyamabe, Matsumoto 390-0221, Nagano Prefecture
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    Savings alert: 14% below average rate

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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good42%
    • Average11%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    24 Mar 2017
    “ONLY for ryokan-hotel style fans”
    20 Mar 2017
    “A little outdated, terrible dinner”
    Free Wifi
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 13 reviews

    Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

    Although my senior parents loved it, I suffered. The thin Japanese-style mattress and small pillow were awful. I couldn't sleep and ended up with a stiff back and neck. Food was terrible!!! For ryokan fans it's probably an excellent hotel. Not for me...

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    Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

    We arrived to the hotel after a long drive, looking forward to have dinner at the hotel. The menu is fixed and included a wide variety of traditional food. None of the dishes were fine, or even tasty. I prefer a more limited selection with...More

    Thank Sharon N
    Reviewed 30 May 2016

    This hotel is not in the center of town but there is a shuttle and its worth the time...no need to leave the hotel anyway. We were greeted by a full staff and check in was a breeze....even though little English is spoken. I think...More

    Thank greenchili21
    Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

    It was my first time in Japan and in my grandfather's hometown and I stayed at this ryokan. I've never been in a ryokan and I've never imagined it was so fancy, wonderful, the staff was very great too (some of the understood English), there...More

    Thank cheshirecat1980
    Reviewed 9 January 2016

    My wife and several of her classmates from college had a reunion at Hotel Shoho. All of us had small children except one couple. It was an excellent stay. The rooms and facilities were typical Japanese - clean and immaculate. They rooms were Japanese style...More

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    • US$166 - US$543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Onsen Hotel in Matsumoto
    • #5 Family Hotel in Matsumoto
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    • 97
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