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Kakimotoya

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Windsor, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved our stay at Kakimotoya. The food, service, room, and onset were great. I just love this place. The staff are so friendly and helpful. Our room was so neat and clean overlooking cherry trees in bloom. You can use the tub to death on the balcony or go to the public bath in the ryokan. The view from...

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kakimotoya2, front desk staff at Kakimotoya, responded to this review

Thank you for coming Kakimotoya. We greatly appreciate receiving your comment. And we are very pleased that you were very satisfied to stay in Kakimotoya. We think when cherry trees are in bloom is the best season, but colored leaves in autumn and tender green in spring are also mafnificent view. If you have chance to come to Japan in...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 April 2017

My wife and I booked the room with the private ofuro on the balcony for two nights, we were also with other family but they had their own room, also with a private ofuro. The view is great. The sakura in was in bloom and we had an assortment of weather dressing the mountain side. The food. I've seen reviews...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We spent one night at Kakimotoya. The ryokan is tucked in a mountain side, and our room had a wonderful view of the mountains and trees. Staff was warm, accommodating, and very helpful even to a non-Japanese speaker. The onsen was clean, large, and had good bath products. It would be nice, though, if the ryokan provided more towels as...

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Brighton
Reviewed 31 May 2016

The hotel was very traditional, if a little dated. We had a private bath on our balcony which really made it for us and the location was stunning and very peaceful. However, we were really disappointed with the food which was pretty bland and uninteresting. The hotel staff speak very little English but it was fairly easy to get by.

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Sherwood, Oregon
Reviewed 13 December 2011

We visited Kakimotoya during a sakura trip in the spring a couple years ago. We had been to Nara on another trip several years ago and wanted our friends to experience it as well as the ryokan, kaiseki traditional Japanese inn cultural experience. Except for the inclement weather, we were not disappointed as the ryokan is located away from the...

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Address: 5-8 Shigisan Higashi, Ikoma-gun, Sango-cho 636-0831, Nara Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Ikoma-gun > Sango-cho
Price Range: €130 - €407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kakimotoya 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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“enjoy the tatami rooms with private ofuro. The peace, quiet and privacy are worth it”
takao10, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“This is a traditional Japanese inn, so you should know what to expect.”
  • The traditional room with tatami mats.
fftravelers, 13 Dec 2011 | Read review
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