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    Arashiyama Benkei

    34 Sagatenryuji Susukinobabacho Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8385, Kyoto Prefecture
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          1 - 5 of 212 reviews

          Reviewed yesterday

          This is a very pleasant ryokan right by the river. If you want to take a day away from Kyoto this is a nice spot just 1/2 hour taxi ride (~$30) away. The rooms are comfortable, the staff is attentive and the food is very...More

          Thank Enrique V
          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 27 November 2016

          We read nice reviews of this ryokan and so we booked when we went Kyoto for the red leaves. Booking through internet was very efficient. Clarification emails were done in English. We were to check in on 20 November and we drove from Kyoto. When...More

          3  Thank MadeleineKam
          Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded 28 November 2016

          Dear Madeleine, First of all, thank you so much for your recent stay at Arashiyama Benkei, and we are grateful to receive your kind review. As you have commented, we are trying to keep our tradition as "Ryokan" but also to keep up with global...More

          Reviewed 2 days ago

          We visited on a recommendation to absorb a Ryokan experience. It is our only one, and it was fabulous. We opted for the 'couple' spa and took the full meal service. We had a 10 mat room and overlooked the River. Such relaxation. The service...More

          Thank Ian3332
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          Excellent place to relax. The staff was attentive and polite, the ryokan was a peaceful, serene place. The vegetarian food served we requested for was of the best quality, and my 3 children and I enjoyed our time there.More

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          Thank satyatwr
          Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded yesterday

          Dear satyatwr, Thank you for your recent stay at Arashiyama Benkei!! We are much grateful to see your review and rating to our service. Also, we are very pleased that you have liked our vegetarian meal as you have requested. It is our honor that...More

          Reviewed 5 days ago

          We stayed here which served as a good base for us to explore this area. Unlike a day trip, we could take our time to visit the few attractions here. It was almost fully booked when I was trying to reserve. The only room left...More

          Thank oliviamummy
          Response from benkei-staff, 広報担当マネージャー at Arashiyama BenkeiResponded yesterday

          Dear oliviamummy , Thank you very much for your recent stay at Benkei Annex "ARASHIYAMA Premium Residential Inn". It is just opened April this year by theme of "Living with Onsen (hot springs)" Very new style of residence accommodation attached with private onsen bath which...More

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          • US$461 - US$1,071 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #2 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
          • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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          • Smoking rooms available
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          houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
          riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
          lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
          area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Hello, me and my friend just booked a room here at Arashiyama Benkai for September. We booked a Japanese Style Superior Room without breakfast included. Does this room include dinner as well? Or do we need to pay extra for dinner?
          17 June 2017|
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          Response from Chi L | Reviewed this property |
          The Benkei offer many plans...some with breakfast and dinner, some with dinner only, some with breakfast only. the cheapest rate is without breakfast or dinner. Like the previous answers, it is best to check with them if... More
          Kevin T
          Can we just use the onsen ?
          10 June 2017|
          Response from Andrew K | Reviewed this property |
          In theory, you can use the onsen and have a meal at the ryokan without staying there. However, there was always a sign out front stating that these facilities were full. Perhaps this was due to the fact that we were there at... More
          Kevin T
          Can we just use the onsen ?
          10 June 2017|
          Response from RuthMM14 | Reviewed this property |
          As I understand it if you have booked a room the onsen is included. It was open from 6a.m. To 9 p.m. If I remember correctly. You can use it as often as you like with towels and all necessary bits and pieces provided. When... More
          Room Tips
          "River views are quite peaceful."
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          "private onsen"
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          "202 was one of the smallest rooms but quite adequate for 2 and with a wonderful view"
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          "Beer is cheaper from the vending machines down by the onsen entrance compared to the menu!!"
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