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    Sankara Hotel & Spa Yakushima

    553 Azahaginoue, Mugio, Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho 891-4402, Kagoshima Prefecture
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$602
          US$504
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          Overview
          • Excellent81%
          • Very good14%
          • Average3%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          “day bed” (4 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Excellent impeccable service by everyone working at Sankara especially Mori-san (hotel manager) and Taku-san (restaurant manager) who helped us is so many different ways. We loved every bit of our stay here from the magnificent views when we first stepped in, to the clean and...More

          Thank Kelly P
          Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

          We had the wonderful fortune of spending a few days at Sankara. We loved Yakushima ... and loved Sankara! Yakushima is a natural paradise; verdant, lush, amazing hiking, incredible onsen, good river kayaking. Still relatively unknown even among many japanese. We were thrilled to be...More

          Thank NYinTransit
          Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

          we felt their hospitality very much. actually, some of staff's service skills are not so good, but they tried to do their best. one staff told us that our flight was cancelled due to bad weather. he helped us to change our flight and also...More

          2  Thank hnlluv
          Reviewed 10 April 2017

          The Sankara Hotel and Spa is located in one of the most beautiful settings in the world and this hotel exceeded all our expectations. They were very responsive by email regarding any requests and though many of the staff are not conversant in English, they...More

          1  Thank Lady_World_Traveller
          Reviewed 15 March 2017

          We spent three nights on beautiful Yakushima island, a World Heritage site. Sankara is set on a hill overlooking the ocean. There is a main lodge and a series of spacious individual villas with balconies overlooking the sea and surrounded by verdant tropical vegetation. The...More

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          JR Hotel Yakushima
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Conference Facilities
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$438 - US$1,862 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 29
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          • Kyushu-Okinawa >
          • Kagoshima Prefecture >
          • Yakushima >
          • Kumage-gun Yakushima-cho
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          • Sankara Hotel & Spa Yakushima Japan
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          Christina L
          Does the restaurant serves vegetarian dishes?
          2 February 2017|
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          Response from サンカラホテルアンドスパ屋久島 | Property representative |
          Dear Madam Warm greetings from sankara hotel&spa Yakushima. Thank you very much for your inquiry. Yes,we do have vegetarian option for dinner and chef will take care of your dietary needs. If you need further information... More
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          Just booked for November--room comes with 1/2 board (breakfast & dinner) - just wondering what the dinner is - in one of the restaurants? thanks, mdltgto.
          28 May 2016|
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