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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Finding this 200+ year Inn is not too difficult if you just follow the main road straight down from the bus station. However, it's really very far to walk, especially with luggage in tow. The place is well kept and comfortable for living out a...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We took a bus from Kanazawa to Shirakawago. Stayed 2 nights in May 2016. Glad we googled the shirakawago map to help us find Shimizu Inn. Even with that, we went up and down the forked road, and missed the small sign that said shimizu...More

1  Thank Weifong28
Reviewed 27 December 2016

The inn was little hard to find for first timers. We had to rely on the Shirakawa-go paper map, and tried to find our way after we alight from the Nohi bus. It didn't help that our sneakers were not prepared for the snow on...More

Thank Rainne_T
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is a small and cozy ryokan with very friendly host. it is at the end of the village and it might take 15 minutes walk from the bus station. the meals were excepetional and Shimizu drove us to a conveinient store and back to...More

1  Thank yfarber
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

It's a farm stay and yes so the walls are paper thin. We had 4 other housemates who were quite considerate so no rowdy neighbours. The futon mattress setup was comfortable, no issue with it. In the summer the place could be very warm in...More

1  Thank loyloy
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Response from flathead53 | Reviewed this property |
Hi SK, We booked through Japanese Guesthouses. Type this into your search engine and you will find it easily. Excellent service, pay on arrival. Don't forget that there are large luggage lockers at the bus... More
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"There are two rooms, one next to a small pond, and the other with a rice field and mountain view."
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