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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place, wonderful innkeepers, wonderful view, wonderful food. Nothing more to say: best I've made of my entire trip in Japan. All is made of wood (Japanese cypress); nice onsen with both inside and outside hot spring bath.

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Reviewed 29 September 2016

I spent a delightful weekend at Hiogiso in September as a stopover between Kyoto as Tokyo. As mentioned in some of the other reviews, by far the best thing about Hiogiso is the staff, some of which speak good English, and all of whom make you feel very welcome. Nothing is too much trouble, from picking you up from the...

1Thank Leo R
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

The location, the food and the cleaness were more than perfect. They have a incredible onsen. But most of all, the kindness of the owners and the people working there. We have to say the best accomodation in our 2 weeks trip in Japan, with no doubt.

1Thank giorgiodl
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

by far the best experience we have had to date in Japan, the owner was extremely kind and helpful and made the entire experience marvelous. we stayed for two nights and ate at the restaurant for both. The cooking was comparable to Michelin thee star restaurants and is not to be missed. Our room was upgraded to a suite overlooking...

2Thank Lukas K
Paris, France
Reviewed 6 October 2014

A lovely place. After a long flight from Paris It was the perfect place to recover from jet lag. The owner ( who speaks english) and his wife are very nice and helpfull. We had some gorgeous japanese food for diner and enjoyed the o-furo (bath) facing the quiet bay. Our bedroom was spacious and confortable. Great place to stay.

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Dun Laoghaire, Ireland
Reviewed 11 October 2013

We have booked this ryokan on the Ise peninsula just by chance and without any preparation - and we were overwhelmed with the hospitality of Mr. and Mrs. Watanabe and their staff. We got a lift from the station to the place and even to the Grand Ise Shrine in Mie, which is 30 mins away. We also got upgraded...

1Thank EvaDum

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  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hiogiso

Address: 943-1 Ugata, Agocho, Shima 517-0501, Mie Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Mie Prefecture > Shima
Price Range: £75 - £217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hiogiso 2.5*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Hiogiso Shima, Japan - Mie
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Shima
#3 Best Value Hotel in Shima
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