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Reviewed 27 December 2017

We stayed at Ryokan Kato at the end of December in one of their log house rooms and really appreciated the welcoming and friendly atmosphere. There is a small onsen indoors and outdoors which can be used in the mornings and evenings. Wonderful. Yoshinoyama is...More

1  Thank k0pf0derzahl
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We stayed here for a few days in the off season (i.e. outside hanami). The hotel was nearly deserted, as was the town itself. The hotel is at the end of the town, quite some walk from the majority of shops & restaurants Our room...More

1  Thank Nick J
Reviewed 8 November 2017

During a 9-day visit to Japan, my adult daughter and I stayed at moderately-priced hotels in Tokyo, Osaka and Yokohama and at Ryokan Kato, which was considerably more expensive than the hotels. Unlike the hotels, which were bright and cheery, the ambiance of Ryokan Kato...More

3  Thank sturutoo
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this ryokan. We stayed at a much more expensive place earlier on our trip but the service at kato ryokan was warmer and friendlier. 2 things that sets a ryokan apart from a hotel. Lots of character and personal style has gone...More

Thank M L
Reviewed 6 December 2016

+ Attractive lower mountain area with lots of easy to follow walking around an attractive traditional village with a few temples, & plenty of shops & restos + Very good location for walking around the much larger than expected village + Lovely views over the...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$ 124 - US$ 387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Yoshino-gun > Yoshino-cho
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$ 124 - US$ 387 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Yoshino-gun > Yoshino-cho
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Response from edmonton2anywhere | Reviewed this property |
Just book through trip advisor, they link out to booking but thats the site I used
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Response from Ro11WithIt | Reviewed this property |
If you go from mid March to mid April you will hit cherry blossoms somewhere.
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"It seems like all rooms had a great view."
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"Rooms on the road side has a mountain view."
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"Rooms to the front are bit noisy from the road"
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"A true Japanese experience that will take you back in time, this is a wonderful place to gain that experience."
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