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Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya

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2717-5 Yufuincho Kawakami, Yufu 879-5102 Oita Prefecture
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#4 of 156 hotels in Yufu
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Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Yufu, offering a romantic environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay.

Close to some of Yufu's most popular landmarks, such as Hotarumi Bridge (0.1 mi) and Yufuin Basin (0.3 mi), Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya is a great destination for tourists.

The rooms offer a flat screen TV, a refrigerator, and air conditioning, and getting online is possible, as free wifi is available, allowing you to rest and refresh with ease.

Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya features baggage storage, a gift shop, and shops. In addition, as a valued Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya guest, you can enjoy breakfast that is available on-site. Guests arriving by vehicle have access to free parking.

While in Yufu be sure to experience local Japanese curry favourites at Aiboya Curry.

If you’re looking for things to do, you can check out Yufuin Area (0.2 mi), Yufuin Onsen (0.6 mi), or Yunotsubo Kaido (0.2 mi), which are popular attractions amongst tourists, and they are all within walking distance.

Enjoy your stay in Yufu!

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hot bath
Restaurant
Free shuttle or taxi services
Spa
Baggage storage
Gift shop
Parking
Wifi
Breakfast available
Vending machine
Hot spring bath
Open-air bath
Non-smoking hotel
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Bathrobes
Air conditioning
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Safe
Microwave
Flatscreen TV
Bath / shower
Refrigerator
Complimentary toiletries
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Non-smoking rooms
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Smoking rooms available
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Languages Spoken
English, Japanese

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rpver wrote a review Nov 2019
los angeles, california112 contributions56 helpful votes
Very nice Yufuin ryokan located at the other end of town from the train/bus station, about a 15 minute walk. Advise using Google maps when walking around, especially after dark. It has both public and three private onsens and options for both breakfast and dinner. We stayed two nights and had the breakfast option. The two breakfasts were both very delicious and completely delicious different. We had dinner at nearby restaurants. The staff were all very helpful and courteous. The hotel was a bit pricey.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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buckabroard wrote a review Oct 2019
Brisbane Region, Australia26 contributions18 helpful votes
This was the first place we stayed after landing in Japan and turned out to be one of the highlights. Very traditional place to stay and Yufuin is a beautiful and peaceful mountain retreat. The hotel was excellent. Our room was very large. Futon beds which were very comfortable. Relaxing private hot spas in a beautiful garden setting and traditional Japanese food. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. We arrived almost 2 hours after dinner and they kept the restaurant open and still put on a 7 course spread for us. I highly recommend this as a must stay for a couple of nights.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Vero_linh wrote a review Oct 2019
San Jose, California101 contributions36 helpful votes
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This was such a fantastic experience. The hotel is extremely nice with an incredibly kind staff and plenty of attentions for the guests: yukatas for women, kimonos for men, japanese socks, welcome gifts, access to the public and private onsen (once in the morning and once in the evening/night). If you like Japanese food, please take the breakfast. It is high quality and delicious, while being really good price. Highly recommended! The staff is so nice, they are really helpful and do respond to emails very fast. Yufuin is a beautiful town, perfect to discover Japan outside of the craziness of big cities like Kyoto or Tokyo. Very happy we found this place.
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Date of stay: October 2019Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Response from yawaraginosatoyadoya, フロント at Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya
Responded 28 Oct 2019
Hello, this is Yawaraginosato Yadoya. Thank you for your wonderful feedback! We are looking forward to you visiting our hotel again. Thank you very much!
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n s wrote a review Sep 2019
Toronto, Canada388 contributions126 helpful votes
Great staff, so eager to help. Staff speak enough english -- Miki-san a Filipino waitress is probably the most fluent -- she might be the only non-Japanese on staff. Tanaka-san who seems to run the dining room is super-helpful and speaks english too. Nakashima-san on the front desk was also particularly hospitable and professional. Large rooms mostly set up in Japanese hotel style, but a small raised tatami sitting section near the window. They have their own onsen including a small, private family pool that you can book in advance (no charge). They serve a beautiful Japanese style breakfast. The hotel is well located -- you can walk to restaurants and Yufuin's other attractions.
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Date of stay: September 2019
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Room Tip: Understand that the staff really want to help you have a pleasant relaxing time.
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vincentd0 wrote a review Jul 2019
12 contributions1 helpful vote
The staff is very very nice and helpful. Most of the staff can speak English. If you want a private outdoor tub, this is a must place. However, it is expensive and the room is getting old. The Japanese Style room needs renovation.
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Date of stay: July 2019
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Trip type: Travelled with family
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Beaujamie89 wrote a review Jul 2019
2 contributions4 helpful votes
This hotel is not far from the city center. One of the most impressive was service. It's far beyond expectation. We checked out early in the morning to go to another and I just realized I forget my thing at the hotel when I was at the train station which was about 5 mins to depart. The staff ran to the train station to return my thing! This place was amazing. You should book Onsen once you arrive the hotel. They
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Date of stay: December 2018
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bouchee wrote a review Jun 2019
San Francisco, California487 contributions228 helpful votes
Well-situated 15-20 minute walk from the train station, in a very quiet part of the village with nice views of the mountains, and five minute walk from what they call the lake. (It's nice enough but quite small; takes 10 mins to walk around). Large rooms by Japan or any other standards; Western beds or mats. Choice of three outdoor onsens, with free reservation of any two; one in afternoon, one the next morning. All of them are quite small, not much bigger than a bathtub, but they are private and entirely adequate; surrounded by small garden of several plants. "Public" bath available anytime without reservation is indoor and less impressive but still adequate. Set dinner last night was among best ever. Apps included spinach with ground tofu; grilled young corn on cob; squid with vinegar miso; sesame soy bean; sushi dish with lumberjack, tuna, sweet shrimp; seafood hot pot with garlic butter and shrimp, scallop, japanese mushroom and zucchini; lobster salad; beef sukiyaka with the orangest raw egg for optional dipping; marinated veggies; rice and miso soup; and a terrific tangy sorbet to finish it out. A drink, including a local craft beer, comes with meal; local wine is also served. I'm hungry again just thinking about it.l . Only suggestion is that they tell you when they think the room will be ready. When I arrived in mid-morning they said check was at 3pm, so I left. When I returned at 1:30 they said the room was ready. That was great and perhaps I should have inquired further in the morning instead of assuming I didn't have to wait to 3. Anyhow, a small thing compared to the overall experience, and the very helpful front desk in all other respects.
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Date of stay: June 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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Response from yawaraginosatoyadoya, 支配人 at Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya
Responded 26 Jun 2019
Thank you for your stay! And we appreciate your rating. We would be delighted if a stay was a wonderful memory for you. We look forward to seeing you again:) Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya
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G0dL0vesU wrote a review May 2019
Pulau Ubin, Singapore116 contributions92 helpful votes
I really like to commend the staff at Yawaragi-no-Sato Yadoya, it is they who made the difference to the whole stay; and my whole family can attest to that. Actually, it is not full credit to all the staff at Yawaragi,by naming just a few persons; since we did managed to get their names. THANK YOU Tokumuru and Nagomori (at our meals) and the gentlemen at the reception who spoke very good English. We cannot thank you enough for the great time we had with you. There is nothing to dislike or even fault, but a few pointers for improvement. Unfortunately we were stuck very bad traffic and arrived much later than expected, hence we had to contact the Ryokan. Suggestion because of today's technology for Yawaragi to have a LINE or WhatsApp contact number so that there is no need to incur international charges for those of us who have data. In the similar context, providing the drivers with the MAP CODE would be useful, as the Japanese navigation system functions on MAPCODES (of course, you can also key in the phone number). The other thing, which I had already informed the Ryokan, is that they may have to re-consider their system for booking the private onsen.
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Date of stay: May 2019
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Responded 26 Jun 2019
Thank you for your stay! And we appreciate your rating. We would be delighted if a stay was a wonderful memory for you. We look forward to seeing you again:) Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya
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LilyLux70 wrote a review Apr 2019
Melbourne, Australia93 contributions68 helpful votes
We loved our stay here. From the moment we arrived the amazing staff catered to our every need with grace, efficiency & kindness. We stayed in a tatami room which was huge for just 2 of us & very comfortable, it also gave us the choice of sleeping in a bed or on a futon on the tatami. They provide you with everything you need to enjoy the onsen. The private onsens were just heavenly. Breakfast was delicious & we also had their sukiyaki dinner one night which was a highlight of our trip to Japan. Cannot recommend this hotel highly enough. Thank you for a wonderful stay & travel experience we will never forget.
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Date of stay: March 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Responded 26 Jun 2019
Thank you for your stay! And we appreciate your rating. We would be delighted if a stay was a wonderful memory for you. We look forward to seeing you again:) Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya
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demaduen wrote a review Jan 2019
Hong Kong, China8 contributions2 helpful votes
We stayed there for two nights. We booked a deluxe twin room, which was spacious and clean. They sent us an email about a week before confirming our arrival time, dinner time for the first night and offering to book us in a private onsen. I’m surprised as it’s the first time we could enjoy private onsen for free. Excellent staff with smiles on their faces all the time. Delicious dinner. We are very happy that we made the right choice staying in this ryokan.
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Date of stay: January 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Thank you for your stay! And we appreciate your rating. We would be delighted if a stay was a wonderful memory for you. We look forward to seeing you again:) Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya
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US$102 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
JapanKyushuOita PrefectureYufuYufuin Station
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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Frequently Asked Questions about Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya
Which popular attractions are close to Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
Nearby attractions include Mt. Yufu (0.5 km), Yufuin Area (0.3 km), and Lake Kinrin (0.4 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a spa.
Which room amenities are available at Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
Conveniently located restaurants include Sabou Tenjosajiki, Yufuin Milch, and Yufuin Kinsho Croquettes.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Japanese.
Are there any historical sites close to Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Bussanji (0.5 km) and Ogosha Shrine (1.5 km).
Is Yufuin Yawaraginosato Yadoya accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access and reduced mobility rooms. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.