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Shimoda Yamatokan

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  • Terrible1%
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“public bath”(4 reviews)
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“train station”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Shimoda Yamatokan for 3 nights at the end of our 2 week trip to Japan. Having visited cities we craved some r&r and through a bit of pre-trip research found the area of Shimoda to be exactly what we were after...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for a hotel with view and access of one of the beaches in Shimoda, then this one is worth a try. What comes with that though is some challenges with location because while it is about 10 minutes away from the train...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

We recently spent 3 nights in this very traditional Ryokan in April. This hotel embodies Japanese hospitality in the best sense. Great service, wonderful local meals, amazing view in the room, large guest rooms, and beautiful surroundings. Will come back again. The hotel is slightly...More

Thank travel-world-mom
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Well, this surprised me. I saw the other reviews but still, the photos make it look a little run-down or unloved. To my surprise, it was lovely - the views are spectacular, the decor was pretty nice and the the rooms were spacious. It's a...More

Thank Mitch66uk
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I'm going to start with the bad part. It is the trip to the hotel. There were A LOT of twisty roads. As soon as we got there, we were greeted by the nice hotel staff and a beach. Note that all rooms at this...More

Thank Michael K
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Shimoda
#4 Best Value Hotel in Shimoda
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$ 85 - US$ 407 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Shimoda
#4 Best Value Hotel in Shimoda
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Response from ねここ2011 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't check the private bath.But if you are young, you will enjoy bath room.Because there isn't lift on the floor.
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"All rooms are equal."
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"See view on the lower floors."
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"If you can, try to book package with meals included. Otherwise there is great dining outside of the hotel..."
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"Pretty sure every room has an ocean view. Question is do you want tatami or western."
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