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Sumiyoshi Ryokan

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had high expectations after reading reviews and we were not disappointed. Were given a free upgrade to a river view room (it was a quiet period) and very much appreciated the extra space. The owners and staff are so welcoming, with extra special energy and cheekiness from Sumiko, who made mealtimes a delight. The food is fantastic and highly recommend...

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Perth, Western Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Many of the reviews for the Sumiyoshi Ryokan view the old building through rose coloured glasses, looking to find aspects that are quaint and which represent something unique in Japan. We would agree with that, but if you are older, your bones are a bit tired or you have any form of back pain then don't choose a ryokan where...

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Buderim, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was so lovely, from the welcoming grin of Sumiko who greeted us, to the full Japanese treatment of staying in a ryokan. The Japanese breakfast was lavish and always appetising. The rooms were clean and beautifully appointed. The Japanese bath was wonderful. It was a only little distance from the railway station - perhaps 500m, and was very easy...

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Thank Adele W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed for 3 nights with daily breakfast and tried the dinner once, they were perfect and i love the miso especially. The room and onsen were exactly the same as they were seen in the photos. I love the onsen and practically used it every night! The owners were very polite and accommodating, however they were very respectful to...

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Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for 4 days 3 nights in lovely Takayama town. It's really well maintained for a 100 year old Inn. Sumi-Chan and the rest are simply lovely! Many thanks to sumi Chan for her baby whisperer skills. My 2 year old Son is normally very shy and doesn't warm up to strangers easily loved her as she talk to him...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room is a bit small but it was clean and cozy. The in-room dining is impressive. The staff are old lady and man who will try their best to communicate with you in English. They are kind and considerate. There are 3 public bathrooms which could be lock for private use. Highly recommend for traveller who wanted to experience...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay in Sumiyoshi Ryokan. 1 thing that made me enjoy my stay is the granny who is warm, friendly and adorable. She was so cheerful and talkative to me and my husband although her english is limited. Sumiyoshi Ryokan has a very nice and private onsen that is free of charge when you stay there. And...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owners were really welcoming and made us feel very commfortable:) The meal was really scrumptious too with quality beef and many side dishes which made us feel like royalty. The most important thing you would feel is the hospitality of this place. The owner and the mama-san really went all out to make sure we are comfortable and also...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 18 December 2016

What a charming ryokan! The owners couldn't have been sweeter and we adored our room overlooking the river and the morning market! Loved our dinner there with mama-san decked out in her kimono and delivering a dazzling assortment of traditional foods (simmering Hida beef, artful sashimi, tempura, etc. along with an assortment of pickles and other things we didn't take)....

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I stay one night here in Takayama on 1/Dec. It is easy to find ryokan. About 10 min walk from Takayama station. My room for single stay is on 1st floor last room. The owner is quite old but she can communicate with easy English. She can explain all functions related to place and room well. There're 2 bath rooms...

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Traditional merchant house style Ryokan built in Taisho era. (1912)SUMIYOSHI RYOKAN located MIYAGAWA riverside and central TAKAYAMA city.Ideally located for sightseeing. ... more   less 

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Address: 4 Hon-machi, Takayama 506-0011, Gifu Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama
Price Range: ₹ 10,032 - ₹ 15,969 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sumiyoshi Ryokan 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“If you can afford it the river view rooms are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles 915cath, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Perhaps ask for one with a window view, or ensuite if you like these things.”
 of 5 bubbles 626adelew, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You can choose the ones with toilets as some of them are shared toilets”
 of 5 bubbles anthea1232014, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Loved our room on the second floor (with a view of the river and the resident feral cat!”
 of 5 bubbles YaYaqueen, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have awesome views, you can't go wrong with any of them!”
 of 5 bubbles MrSLanGleyShoryu, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
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