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Shirakawago no Yu

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Sandweiler, Luxembourg
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small rooms, commun facilities only on the floor, onsen in- and outdoor althought outdoor pool very small, staff friendly but not in the usual Japanese way, japanese meals for dinner and breakfast OK but in one room together not in your room

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to travel to a part of Japan that seems to be further away from the usual Western travel routes than I thought judging by the small number of non-Asian travellers. There is some unspoilt and serene nature in Hida. Some of the reed-roofed houses are over 200 years old and there is opportunity to visit some of them...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Pros - Easy walk from Nohi bus station to/from Kanazawa or Takayama/Nagoya. Small onsen but with both indoor and outdoor sections and good public shower area. Authentic Japanese dinner with grilled Hida beef as highlight and breakfast with grilled fish, plus all-u-can-eat rice which my older son loves! Our Beech room got lovely view of the river with ducks swimming...

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Indonesia
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

If you wanna look all really old house japanese people use to stay at, you definetly have to visit shirakawago. You can stay overnight here to and experience how to live like japanese ppl. I visited shirakawa during autumn and love to come back again during winter :)

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Visited just the Onsen. Nice and clean, good price and outside bath was wonderful. Receptionist didn't speak English, but there was a machine to buy entrance to the onsen. Would like to stay again but as a hotel guest.

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Perth
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

The Nohi bus station next to Takayama JR sells bus tickets to this attraction. Got ours the day before and caught the first bus in the morning to the village on New Years Day. It was quiet and not crowded adding to the charm of the village. Lots of pictures with the Gassho houses and played in the snow. Bought...

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

When I arrived , the receptionist was not helpful in providing local tour related information . Subsequently in the evening , when me and my friends enquired the dinner opening time of the restaurant, the rudeness of the front desk staff who kept pounding on the table was so unappreciated. However it gave us no choice but to dine at...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 18 December 2016

We arrived in Shirakawago by bus from Kanazawa. The hotel is an easy walk from the station. It was cold and rainy so we were grateful they had our room ready early and we could stash our luggage, run around taking pictures until our fingers froze and return to their marvelous onsen. The staff couldn't have been more friendly and...

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Hamamatsu, Japan
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Great location for an overnight stay at World Heritage village Ogimachi. Good food and fantastic onsen including outdoor tubs looking out over a river. Rooms were clean and comfortable, and service was friendly. Highly recommend.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We went to Japan this time with self drive and only booked 4 nights hostel, want to have flexibility of deciding on where to go . We have to start at Hachioji as I was there for business trip .Below is our final itinerary : 1) Hachioji -> Gifu -> Azumino (close to Nagano) -> Takayama hida -> Shirakawa go...

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Address: 337 Ogimachi, Ono-gun, Shirakawa-mura 501-5627, Gifu Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Ono-gun > Shirakawa-mura
Price Range: €151 - €291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Shirakawago no Yu 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Our room (Beech) with the private bath is well worth it.”
YaYaqueen, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“3 more together may choose a family room”
cindywlow, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“design of type 3 of japanese styel room will be more gorgeous.”
  • bed prepared by staff during our dinner time
dulld, 19 Nov 2014 | Read review
“better ask for a Japanese tatami room (they are bigger)”
francineandpierre, 25 Jun 2014 | Read review
“try west side, but it is noisy too”
FI223, 2 Oct 2011 | Read review
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