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    Arashiyama Benkei

    34 Sagatenryuji Susukinobabacho Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
    011 81 3-4540-9875
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    I was very pleased and grateful for the hospitality of the ryokan staff. They went above and beyond to make our wedding anniversary stay a memorable one. The conversation via email in English was very responsive. Very glad we made the choice to stay here...More

    Thank helenmiumiu
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We had the room with attached open-air onsen bath. I did felt that for the price we paid, the size of the onsen was rather small. However, we did have the convenience of onsen "on-demand" since it was attached with the room. The ryokan would...More

    1  Thank KapalApi
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed in a room with a private hot spring and it was perfect. The room was nice and clean and big. We stayed when in was winter, so bathing was a bit of a challenge since the showers were outside in the cold. But...More

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    Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 6 days ago

    Dear charmainet659 We are truly pleased to know that you have fully enjoyed your stay at our ryokan. And your review will be remaining us as the source of maintaining our ryokan as the high standard service and hospitality while being a traditional Japanese accommodation...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    My Fiancé and I stayed here for the last 3 remaining days on our trip to Japan, and it was Magical! I felt like we traveled back in time staying here , of course with all of modern day amenities though. I have many amazing...More

    1  Thank michelle p
    Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 6 days ago

    Dear michelle p, First of all, it was our pleasure to serve you and your fiancé for a special occasion. We are truly pleased to receive a review and your very detailed explanations and impressions. As a traditional Japanese accommodation "ryokan", our service and hospitality,...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    a great cosy japanese style ryokan with its own onsen. the family had a great time, and the onsen was beautiful. the stay was completed with amazing japanese kaiseki dinner, will definitely try to come back again soon.More

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    Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 6 days ago

    Dear k128 We thank you so much for your recent visit in Arashiyama and staying at our ryokan "Arashiyama Benkei". It was our pleasure to serve you and your family with traditional services and hospitality. We are truly pleased to know that you have satisfied...More

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    • US$432 - US$847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
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    7 December 2017|
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    Response from Judit P | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! They have a lot of tours and activities to do you can check with them if you have any specific idea because I cannot give you much more information about that as we did not use that service. Regarding the private onsen... More
    27 November 2017|
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    Response from joseldeguzman | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. I had coffee there for breakfast and they can even bring it to your room. There is “%“ coffee a few meters away, which is open after most shops are closed, and there are UCC type cafes a little further near the main... More
    27 November 2017|
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    Response from Chi L | Reviewed this property |
    There is a very small coffee shop just down the street, but they don't open until about 8am...and it gets very crowded. the hotel provides bottle water in the room. You can request coffee also. They usually serve coffee... More
    Room Tips
    "if room matsu is available it is definitely worth the extra money, beautiful and big room, with little indoor..."
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    "We had the 7.5 tatami room. While it is smaller, it was perfectly comfortable for two people and we loved the..."
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    "The rooms are clean and comfortable. Comfortable bed and apparels. For fun, I dressed up in the Yukata, full..."
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    "Love the room and the yukata prepared."
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