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5 Best Unique Hotels in Japan

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#5 of 167 Speciality lodging in Kyoto
4 travellers mentioned "unique place" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The Capsule Ryokan Kyoto is quite possibly the most unique place I have had the chance to stay at. The staff is extremely helpful and offer great insight into things to do (and eat..."
  • "Though there is little space in the capsule room, it is really something unique and different than a hotel. The little room is used very efficiently. It is located conveniently..."
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Hotel Monterey Nagasaki (Nagasaki) 3.5 of 5 Special Offer Package Deal
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#14 of 80 hotels / ryokan in Nagasaki
3 travellers mentioned "unique place" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "It was very beautiful and unique place to stay our family. We've been satisfied with all things especially reasonable price & very kind service. We are eager to go back if we had a..."
  • "This hotel is truly unique and the area it's in is strongly European influenced so its a taste of Japan we had not experienced before. The hotel itself is near many touristy spots..."
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Park Hyatt Tokyo (Shinjuku) 5.0 of 5 Travellers' Choice® 2015 Winner Luxury | Top Hotels | Romance | Best Service Special Offer Double Your Points
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#1 of 74 hotels / ryokan in Shinjuku
3 travellers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "This is a unique hotel, in terms of service, professionalism, attention to detail, views, etc., etc., etc. From the moment we walked in the door--well, really even before that..."
  • "My family felt very welcome at this property and we were genuinely sad to leave. The room had that 'peak of the market' look unique to Japan - I loved it! Wood panels, polished..."
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Hotel Mume (Kyoto) Travellers' Choice® 2015 Winner Best Service | Romance
#1 of 342 hotels / ryokan in Kyoto
5 travellers mentioned "unique place" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
#2 of 161 hotels / ryokan in Sapporo
3 travellers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
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#4 of 17 Speciality lodging in Shinjuku
3 travellers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The capsule hotel experience is unique and not to be missed. This is not a family type of staying since this type of hotel accepts only male guests. So, you can travel light, leave..."
  • "The experience I gained from staying in my first capsule hotel was unique. I was full of apprehension and nervousness before I first entered the capsule hotel as I just didn't know..."
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Hotel Monterey Kyoto (Kyoto) 3.5 of 5 Special Offer Package Deal
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#38 of 342 hotels / ryokan in Kyoto
5 travellers mentioned "unique hotel" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "Location is just perfect, staff is very friendly and helpful and I must stress the interior design of the hotel which is quite elaborate and unique. This is bit surprising because..."
  • "This hotel has a unique look---very Victorian--style. After a long day of exploring the city, it was a treat to return and relax in this hotel. The room was a good size, bigger..."
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#3 of 17 Speciality lodging in Shinjuku
3 travellers mentioned "unique accommodation" and "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "I was quite surprised on how easy it was for a person who cant speak Japanese to fit into this type of unique accommodation. The pod itself was quite roomy and comfortable. I..."
  • "A friend and I were visiting Japan for a week and I really wanted to try this unique style of accomodation. I had never been to Japan before, and stayed here my first night, so as..."
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Takayama Ouan (Takayama) 3.5 of 5
#22 of 174 hotels / ryokan in Takayama
4 travellers mentioned "unique" when describing this hotel.
  • "The hotel was all done up in tatami matting and very unique. My Japanese-style room (double) was very spacious and well-appointed. The hotel had great Japanese-style baths on the..."
  • "This unique blend of ryokan and hotel seemed like the only logical choice in Takayama - conveniently located, inexpensive, highly-rated and offering a completely different style of..."
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