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Kamenoi Besso

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to have a drink and listen to a little jazz. It old wood beams are beautiful and give a comfortable warmth to the place. There is a library upstairs and old jazz albums on the walls. The wait staff speaks a little English and was very helpful.

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Reviewed 19 March 2017

Located in Yufuin Onsen in Oita Prefecture, this ryokan is one of the three most famous in the area, with many rating it as the top of the three. Many people regarded the success of these three ryokans as the reason why this small town was so popular for visitors. The ryokan has more than 80 years of history, covering...

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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

With the disappointment at Ryokan Tanokura, just across the road within the beautiful precinct of Lake Kinrin lies Kamenoi Besso. The entrance garden was amazingly beautiful. The lobby was filled with very tasteful mid century Scandinavian furniture yet the moment you step out on the path to your room, its classic Japanese ryokan at its best. The room is classical...

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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I spent one night at this lovely hotel. It was really a great place to relax. I booked a Japanese Western room, which turned out to be a house with a small backyard, with onsen in the bathroom. There was a Japanese living room, and a bedroom with two beds. This is great for people who are not used to...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Kamennoi besso is one of the best luxury ryokan in Japan. It is also one of the first ryokan which revitalized Yufuin and made Yufuin famous as in today. Its interior and Japanese garden are perfectly beautiful beyond a word can explain. It makes you suddenly forgot that you are in a 21th century. It is like a dream that...

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Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

A traditional style ryokan but everything in tip top condition. I especially like the cozy sitting areas at the lobby where they serve complimentary plum wine to guests. We had a very nice and spacious western room with twin beds. There's an onsen bath inside the bathroom but I prefer the public open baths at the ryokan. They provide massage...

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Very traditional Japanese Ryokan. Modest and warm service of "ryokan" is very different from that of a "hotel", but this is what I wanted. Yufuin has gotten so touristy and the whole town was full of Korean/Chinese/Taiwanese tourists. But once you enter the Kamenoi entrance, there is this quiet garden with thatched roofs. These roofs/building/garden must be extremely hard to...

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Reviewed 28 January 2012

Our family booked the largest room available, hyakuban, for our family trip. We were pleasantly surprised with its extent size. However, that was the only happy experience remaining. First, we were asked to walk in the freezing snow and cold to their restaurant for dinner rather than stay in room for our kaiseki dinner. The reason given to us was...

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Reviewed 6 April 2010

Kamenoi Bessou is such a renowned establishment and therefore my expectation was already very high. No dissapointoment however, I just admire this traditional Japanese inn. We felt at home more than at our real home. It is just off the main street of Yufuin town, therefore convenient for sightseeing. We arrived by public bus from the airport at Yufuin train...

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Reviewed 10 October 2008

I have stayed in many many hotels as my family just loves traveling and I have to say, this is the best hotel/ryokan I have ever stayed in. there were lots of trees surrounding the ryokan, so that you feel like you are being cocooned away from the rest of the world. When we arrived, we were welcomed with refreshingly...

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Address: 2633-1 Yufuin-cho Kawakami,, Yufu 879-5102, Oita Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Oita Prefecture > Yufu > Yufuin Station , Yufuin Onsen
Price Range: ₹ 29,412 - ₹ 67,809 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 21
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