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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We wanted to visit Tsuwano as it is an historical castle town somewhat off the beaten path. There are several places to stay, but we thought we would try Wataya based on the descriptions on the various travel websites. Initially we were disappointed by the condition of the exterior of the ryokan, as it was somewhat dreary compared to published...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2016

After the earthquake, Dragonfly Tours, our Japan Tour company, rearranged us to stay here. Another terrific choice from Dragonfly Tours who can be relied upon for booking us into excellent hotels at a reasonable cost.This is our second trip with Dragonfly Tours, and will not be our last! We slept on futons, which I found very comfortable. The room was...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 10 June 2016

I stayed here for 2 nights while on a Dragonfly tour. The Ryokan is located about a 5 minute walk from the train station. Tsuwano is a very small village, easy to walk around, and the accommodation is close to the main tourist sites, shops and restaurants. The room was very big and I was lucky enough to score two...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2016

We spent a day in this charming unspoiled, old town of Tsuwano in Shinane-Ken during our recent trip to Japan. We belatedly realized that you could visit this town in an old style train drawn by a steam locomotive from Shin Yamaguchi on Saturdays, although we were there on a Saturday. Wataya may be one of the tallest buildings in...

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Address: 82-3 Ushiroda Tsuwano-cho, Kanoashi-gun, Tsuwano-cho 699-5605, Shimane Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chugoku > Shimane Prefecture > Kanoashi-gun > Tsuwano-cho
Price Range: ₹ 5,229 - ₹ 24,400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Wataya 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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“Rooms on a higher level floor facing the city”
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