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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible15%
10 Jul 2017
“faded glory of Karuizawa's golden age”
1 week ago
“At this price point, there are many other hotels available.”
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wah this ryokan really cmi. The condition of the rooms are old. Like Super old ... like never bother to renovate since it was first built kind of old. Wah Lau I dunno where to start.. Stains on tatami, stains on wall, bathroom is dirty...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Back in the day, when the Mampei was the only hotel option for foreigners in Karuizawa, almost everyone who visited Karuizawa made the pleasant trek to Kose, the only nearby hot spring. It’s still one of the more appealing long walks: a mostly uphill trail...More

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Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

This small hotel ran by an old Couple is located about 4km away from the Shiraito Falls. You will definitely need a car otherwise it is too inconvenient to get around anywhere although there is a public bus that commute between town and the falls...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2015

Drinking the hot water of the spring here is good for your stomach and intestines. The water doesn't smell anything bad. I wouldn't give many stars for the food served there though, it was somewhere around "acceptable". I didn't find myself a fan of carp...More

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About
Price range
US$106 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Karuizawa-machi
Number of rooms
17
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Location
Japan > Chubu > Koshin'etsu > Nagano Prefecture > Kitasaku-gun > Karuizawa-machi
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"book a bed room instead of a Japanese-type room"
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