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Yamashiroya Ryokan

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Busan, Busan, South Korea
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Reviewed 19 August 2014

My family wanted to visit a traditional ryokan and enjoy a tranquil time. I could find Yamashiroya from the blog review. And I had a great time with my family thanks to Yamashiroya. Hot spring was sooooo good and quite that we can enjoy it. (especially, hot spring water was good!) Not only dinner but also breakfast was wonderful, so... More 

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Reviewed 21 July 2013

I was in Kyoto for the Gion Festival and this Ryokan is very close to the Kyoto train station. The A/C was good as well as the futon to sleep on the Tatami mat. You could smell the Tatami and it was very nice. (Be advised you have to like to sleep on a firm surface to use a futon/Tatami... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 9 August 2011

Nice Ryokan, friendly staff, although not much English. Rooms are clean and unlike other Ryokan I've stayed in they have a Western bathroom which is a big bonus. Air con was much appreciated coz it was very hot when I was there. From memory I think the TV was coin operated which was a little odd, but ur not there... More 

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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Reviewed 12 November 2010

The nicest people that I have met in Japan hostels, they speak just few words in English but they really care about their guests, the show you in maps the facilities around the hostel. Traditional place but with the comfort of having ensuite rooms with western style bathroom. You really feel that you are in Japan, but with the plus... More 

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Address: 517 Shiokojicho, Shichijo Kudaru, Higashinotoen-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8146, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range: RM286 - RM1,036 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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