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Kurama Onsen

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

We had an excellent stay at Kurama Onsen. I highly recommend it for anyone looking for that Ryokan (Japanese Inn) experience with onsen thrown in. We stayed there for 2 nights and walked to the Kurama Temple and Kifune Shrine. Very enjoyable and scenic. The...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic ryokan style hotel in Nibutani. Western rooms are exquisite much more charming than the Japanese conteur parts unusually this way round. A bit pricy but great onsen facilities with fab views and super friendly staff (no English though)

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Take a trip outside of Kyoto and get closer to nature. We stayed one night at the Kurama Onsen. It was our first ryokan experience and we're glad we did it. The temply nearby (10min walk) provides a great place to do a walk/hike/exercise in...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

After a nice hike around Kurama and Kibune we wanted to treat ourselves to the only Onsen in Kurama which you find if you walk past the train station to the very end of Kurama town. After having had a fantastic experience at Hakone Onsen,...More

1  Thank Obi_B
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful outdoor onsen in the mountains north of Kyoto. Providing good connections, the train took about 50 minutes to Kurama. We relaxed as we watched the sun go down over the forest as the snow fell. One of the nicer onsens we visited whilst in...More

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US$307 - US$408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#38 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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"All rooms are on the first floor facing the river"
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"There were only 5 rooms, so all are great"
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"We took a standard room and was very pleased to have view on the parking. I say "pleased" because..."
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"It's a very basic room, and that is just what we wanted."
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