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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
  • 22 Jun 2016
    “Exceptional Ryokan experience”
  • 17 Jun 2016
    “Out of the world.”
1264-2 Yufuincho Kawakami, Yufu 897-5102 Oita Prefecture See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Restaurant
Room Service
Pool
Fitness centre
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

This place should remain a secret. It has only 12 villas, all over 100 years old, originally located near Tokyo but moved here recently. It is western style with spacious, modern rooms with high ceilings, full amenities and your own onsen. Service was excellent in...More

3  Thank GreenDoorSingapore
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Visited June 2015. The hot spring resort is located slightly outside the town center, but the resort provides with transport to the town if the guest requires and they will pick you up from the station if you arrive by train. The whole resort is...More

1  Thank SILW
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We were able to stay at Sanso Murata for one night. We were able to get the Showa Besso. Basically, it was a huge Showa-era built house that was brought from Tohoku region. It really did seem like a waste for us since this house...More

1  Thank roikiller
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Mortgage your home and spend one night to experience the best onsen ever. The room, service and food are without doubt the best I have ever experienced. This is not a cheap Ryokan but if you can justify the expense treat yourself to real luxury....More

1  Thank Pjacko
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Ryokan is built inside the mountain. We only stay one night. 3 persons staying at a 8 pax guest house - the house is converted from a 100 years+ farm house. Very luxury but it was the only one left for that night. Has its...More

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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Luxury
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Luxury
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$890 - US$1,520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sanso Murata Hotel Yufu
Location
Japan > Kyushu > Oita Prefecture > Yufu
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Onsen
,
Luxury
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$890 - US$1,520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Sanso Murata Hotel Yufu
Location
Japan > Kyushu > Oita Prefecture > Yufu
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Traveller (164)
Room & Suite (19)
Dining (13)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"Ask if they can make you extra onigiri from any extra rice you have from dinner."
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"Pick whether you want to stay in traditional Japanese or modern Western room."
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"I stayed in the Kyuu (accommodates 2). Simply the best."
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"If you are a group of 5-7, I would highly recommend the Meiji villa. It is spacious, beautifully decorated..."
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