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Bansuiso

3-3-7 Ichibancho, Matsuyama 790-0001, Ehime Prefecture
+81 89-921-3711
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Beautiful Mansion But A Missed Opportunity

Like many reviewers have commented on, Bansuiso is undoubtedly a beautiful mansion. The walk up the... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
natalieandmonkey
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Hertfordshire
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Interesting glimpse into Matsuyama history and grandeur

Bansuisou is a French- style villa built by one of the descendants of the Matsuyama clan, Hisamatsu... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
MunichEricJ
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Munich
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average21%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
27 May 2018
“Beautiful Mansion But A Missed Opportunity”
23 Mar 2017
“Interesting glimpse into Matsuyama history and grandeur”
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3-3-7 Ichibancho, Matsuyama 790-0001, Ehime Prefecture
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Like many reviewers have commented on, Bansuiso is undoubtedly a beautiful mansion. The walk up the hill is a relaxing meander through nature with a small waterfall, gazebo, cafe and well placed map for orientation. However, I can't help feeling it is a missed opportunity....More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Bansuisou is a French- style villa built by one of the descendants of the Matsuyama clan, Hisamatsu Sadakotu, in 1922. It was a big hit then, with multiple visits from the Imaerial Family over the years. It is now open to the public and offers...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Very beautiful and well kept mansion. It is free to browse around the outside area and the first floor which sometimes host art exhibits. However if you would like to visit the second floor it costs 300 Yen (~3 USD). Very close to city center...More

1  Thank Cecilia K
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Reviewed 13 March 2015

The Bansuiso (Bansui Mansion) was up the slope on the same road of the Saka no Ue no Kumo Museum and the final stop of the city tour bus. It was an elegant French style mansion building constructed in 1922 and now it was a...More

1  Thank knycx
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Reviewed 6 February 2015

We made a 30min stopover here enroute from the castle to Okaido Shopping alley. A pleasant visit simply because this European styled house stands out amongst all other buildings. Not a big villa but one with a simply and nice garden. Not a must visit...More

1  Thank BertSG
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