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Ryokan Fujioto

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The owners took good care of us. We were impressed by the quality of the kaiseki dinner and the big wooden bathtub. Franco did everything in his power to make us feel at home and he achieved it. We can only recommend this place.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We hiked from Magome to Tsumago (which is highly recommend!!!!), and spent two glorious nights at Fujioto. It may seem pricey to stay here, but if you take into consideration what you get to experience here and what all is included, its definitely worth it! Incredibly relaxing and peaceful, clean, warm and inviting. The family who own and run this...

2Thank Zazabee
Stow, Massachusetts
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We were speaking to some friends in Tokyo, very excited about our next destination, Tsumago, and sampling the highly regarded hospitality of Ryokan Fujioto, and our friends blinked askance at us. They never knew what they were missing. Stepping into Ryokan Fujioto is like stepping into an inn along a mountain trail frequented by samurai, traders, and travelers in the...

1Thank rparker2016
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

What a great place to stay! Wonderfull staff, really incredible friendly people! As guest you feel so welcome here. Nothing but good words about their hospitality! Its very easy to communicate because the English is very fluent. The ryokan is very authentic with beautiful Japanese gardens all around and in the middle of the enchanting town of Tsumago. The real...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We loved our 1 night stay here. Very good value for experience and staff goes out of their way to explain everything. What a wonderful way to experience the area and the food is fantastic. The meals are representative of the area and quite different than other ryokan experiences we have had on our trip. If the weather is clear,...

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Hexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

After hiking the Nakasendo trail from Magome it was great to arrive in beautiful Tsumago at this traditional inn, which was so much in keeping with its surroundings. Great welcome and explanation in perfect English from owner Franco. The Hinoki room was very spacious overlooking the garden. As mentioned in other reports the walls are thin so to sleep well...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 November 2016

My husband and I spent 2 nights at Ryokan Fujioto and we're glad we did. We had stopped in Matsumoto on our way from Tokyo so we arrived a bit late to walk the Nakasendo highway that day, plus it had gotten a bit rainy. We could have walked the highway in the morning and left in the afternoon as...

1Thank BAM1113
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great ryokan in the Kiso Valley. There are not a lot of options in Tsumago, but this one is the best. Husband and wife run this place to perfection. It's rustic, but with tons of charm. The meals, cooked by the wife, are great. The location is perfect if you plan on hiking the Nakasendo trail between Magome and Tsumago....

Thank Kelton D
Ilkley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Franco runs a wonderful Ryokan in a beautiful setting. The attention to detail is superb and the hospitality far beyond the standards of any Western hotel. It is as if you are a personal guest. He and his wife take great pains to introduce their guests to Japanese culture and food.

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Cesena, Italy
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived there after walking from Magome, in the afternoon. The girl at the reception spoke a good English, we descovered that quite all speak a vera good English. Then arrived the owner...Franco! He is Japanese, but he worked many years in Italy, so he told su bis "Italian name"! He showed us the beautiful structure, the room (big and...

1Thank saretta9

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Address: Tsumago Azuma, Kiso-gun, Nagiso-machi 399-5302, Nagano Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Nagano Prefecture > Kiso-gun > Nagiso-machi
Price Range: ₹ 59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Ryokan Fujioto Hotel Nagiso-Machi
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“All rooms are great, even the one they view as "very small" which was actually completely perfect for us.”
 of 5 bubbles Zazabee, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pick non-peak showering times if you feel uncomfortable showering around others”
 of 5 bubbles Ilovecupcakes88, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have a lovely view.”
 of 5 bubbles Yuncai, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
“For a special occasion, ask if the front room overlooking the garden is available, but all are quiet and peaceful.”
 of 5 bubbles davidtN8564MT, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ask for the front room on the second floor”
 of 5 bubbles cynthia210, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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