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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Ryu Spa Hotel is set in wooded countryside some 40 minutes drive from the traditional town of Takayama. We were part of a tour group and were offered western style or Japanese style bedrooms. Our large room had comfortable futons and a spacious living area. The staff were very friendly and helpful and our meals, consisting of traditional Japanese...

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Curitiba, PR
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Really wonderful hotel and spa, in the middle of the mountains, it's autumn and the colours of the trees are amazing. The breakfast is oriental and delicious. The onsen is with alkalin water and the skin gets softly.

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Staff were superb! Super friendly and welcoming. Nothing was too major of a task for them. Food was incredible too. We selected to have breakfast and dinner included - would definitely recommend this option. Look forward to coming back. Well worth the money. Excellent place to visit if you really are looking to relax and have a good wind down...

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Thank durtybum
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This was a truly wonderful hotel and spa although it was remote. We were on a tour so heading back to the spa at the end of a day touring was devine it was truly fantastic. The food was excellent and as my daughter and I are vegans they went out of their way to cater for us. The rooms...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 21 April 2016

My husband & I stayed with a conference group during the spring festival (Takayama Matsuri). As other reviewers have said, this is a more traditional Japanese Hotel but there is the option for European bedding if you desire. The hotel facilities were just fine. The Japanese style room we had was really quite spacious by Japanese standards & was absolutely...

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Thank DrJAussie
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 10 April 2016

Arrived at the resort in the dark and was wondering what we had got ourselves into. In the morning we woke to a lovely rural setting with still a large amount of snow still on the ground. We took a walk up the hill to take in the views which was nice. The resort is not the greatest accommodation we...

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Thank murarrielen
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Beautiful mountainous scenery. Four feet of snow still in April in some areas. Lovely hotel although a bit architecturally boring. Lounge areas rather old fashioned 80s look. Restaurant rather jaded but the cuisine was excellent. As foreigners we needed help with the food - which was difficult as staff spoke little English. The manager helped us himself and was the...

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Thank bennytheball27
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Beautiful onsen hotel, yet remote, good for travellers who drive. excellent services and food, beautiful restaurant with a view of a snowy mountain slope,which an occasional appearance of wild animals,the two faults which i deduct its mark from perfection is the suboptimal water temp (not hot enough)of the outdoor onsen pool,and the poor hotel wifi

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Thank drfok
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

リノベーションされたんだなぁ~ということをとても感じました。 とてもきれいでした。 フロント、食事、様々な場面で、スタッフさんの丁寧な対応に感心しました。 きちんと目を見て丁寧な話し方をしてくださりました。 とても気持ちよく滞在できました。 お風呂も気持ちよかったです。 There staffs were very kindness. You can fell Japanese "OMOTENASHI" at this hotel.

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Thank 紗里 秋
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at Ryu for two nights during our honeymoon while passing through Takayama. It was a highlight of the trip. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The onsen facilities at Ryu are excellent. If you want a genuine Japanese experience surrounded by pristine forest, you can't go past Ryu. Recommend the Japanese rooms over the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Ski-In / Ski-Out
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  • Pool
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel with a hot spring which main building just remodeled the whole building in 2013. The cottage building wrapped in nature is established as an annex. It is a cool plateau resort for only 5 minutes from the Shokawa interchange.(Tokay-Hokuriku Exp way) 45 minutes from JR Takayama station or a world heritage Shirakawago. It is in the convenient place for 1 hour and a half from Nagoya, Kanazawa, and Toyama. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ryu Resort &Spa

Address: 892-11 Arabuchi Shokawacho, Takayama 501-5413, Gifu Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama
Price Range: ₹ 11,540 - ₹ 25,728 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ryu Resort &Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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#6 Spa Hotel in Takayama
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