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Hoshokaku

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are 2 senior women traveling through Japan. This was a rich cultural experience. Catering to locals this Ryokan is not a westernized experience. We paid for the room with a private onsen. Was huge. Had a sleeping area with futon style beds - excellent...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank MaddyLibby
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I travelled many times to Japan for holidays but have never been to a ryokan. After reading reviews online, we decided to stay 4 nights in Hoshokaku at Takayama. As soon as we arrived, it felt like we have come to a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank BlessedTraveller173
Reviewed 7 November 2018

My wife and I stayed 4 nights at Hoshokaku and were very happy with the accommodation, facilities, service and last but not least, the excellent breakfasts and dinners they served us. Hoshokaku is perched on the ridges of Takayama, providing a good view of the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We came to Takayama float festival , so we booked this charming hotel which is a Ryokan , Japanese style hotel We had the room with outdoor bath with amazing view of the city Room had all amenities and bath was truly great experience We...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We were eagerly anticipating our one night in more traditional accomodation. The formal but friendly introduction to respect culture with no shoes on entry, was followed by a superb private dinner, a tranquil night’s rest, and a unique breakfast the next day. We thoroughly enjoyed...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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newhouse
17 May 2017|
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Response from takarachan | Property representative |
It's about 60.5 mile from the onsen in Nagano Pref. to Hoshokaku. It takes about three hours by car, or you can go from Takayama City to Matsumoto City by bus or train.
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wi fi only worked in a bar which wasn't great. this ryokan is from previous era😀
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Response from R9362GVannar | Reviewed this property |
Got no idea about laundry. We were there for two nights only. We just found if u run out of clean clothing in Japan u just go and buy a t-shirt or two :)
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"Would be better during the weekdays quieter!"
stephenaH5280RQ
15 May 2018
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"They also have room with private onsen, if you like."
PierreM651
22 Jan 2018
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"Try to book on the Fifth Floor for the women in your group."
bjfast
7 Nov 2017
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"Private Onsen"
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10 May 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$119 - US$466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
JapanChubuTokaiGifu PrefectureTakayamaHidatakayama Onsen
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