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Ryokan Sawanoya

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2-3-11 Yanaka, Taito 110-0001 Tokyo Prefecture See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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Self-Serve Laundry
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything in the hotel is beautiful, clean, and looks how you would imagine a traditional Japanese inn (ryokan) to look like. The owners provide lots of little services like maps, recommendations, and a nice common area. Instead of a personal bathroom there are several shared...More

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Response from Sawanoya, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 6 days ago

Dear Seaside40035696009 sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. But we are sorry, our bath is not hot spring. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful small family run hotel in the Uneo area. This was a great location for my wife and I and close to a subway station (and pretty close, about a mile to a JR rail line). The owner and family that runs the hotel were...More

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Response from Sawanoya, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear travelingretirees_11 sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for visitors to Japan for a long time. We look forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean and beautiful. Nothing to say about this. Sawa family is very dedicate, we are very grateful, they’re kind and lovely. If you want to live a full japanese experience, go for this ryokan. There are soap and shampoo in the bathroom so no...More

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Response from Compass809918, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Lola L sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for visitors to Japan for a long time. We look...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've stayed in Tokyo on previous trips and have traveled around much of Japan, and we found Ryokan Sawanoya to be a gem in every sense, on this, our first time there. That has a lot to do with the terrific owners and the smart...More

Thank Jonathan L
Response from Compass809918, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jonathan L sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us and the neighborhood. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for visitors to Japan for a long...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a reason why Sawanoya is a popular ryokan and always booked out. It is in a lovely neighbourhood, all the amenities are spotless and well maintained, the rooms are lovely and above all it is peaceful and quiet. The hosts are a very...More

Thank Marie F
Response from Compass809918, Sawa family at Ryokan SawanoyaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Marie F sama Thank you very much for staying with us and for writing a review. We are happy when you enjoy staying with us and the neighborhood. The Sawanoya family hopes to continue offering comfortable lodging for visitors to Japan for a long...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Also Known As
Ryokan Sawanoya Hotel Taito
Location
Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Also Known As
Ryokan Sawanoya Hotel Taito
Location
Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Taito > Ueno, Asakusa
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Nearby
Ueno, Asakusa
Traces of the history and culture of the Edo (old
Tokyo) era remain vividly in Ueno and Asakusa.
Spacious Ueno Park is a great place to relax and visit
a variety of different museums and galleries. At
Ameyoko which starts in front of Ueno station, the
grocery stores and clothing shops are crammed
alongside fishmongers. It gets particularly busy at
the end of the year, when many people go on shopping
...More
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Julie G
26 September 2017|
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Response from JamesH4366 | Reviewed this property |
Hey Julie - the baths are used individually. They have two private, unisex baths (or they did a year ago!) - they have occupied signs as you’ve seen in the pic and privacy curtains as well. James
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crisalvi
15 April 2017|
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Response from fambamm2017 | Reviewed this property |
We were upstairs in the larger room with ensuite. I am really allergic to dust - I was GREAT had no problems with asthma at all. Did not experience anyone smoking inside either. although that does happen in restaurants... More
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Sherly W
14 February 2017|
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Response from Compass809918 | Property representative |
Dear Sherly W Sama, This is Ryokan Sawanoya. Thank you very much for your question. Please send to us email. Sincerely, RYOKAN SAWANOYA Arata Sawa
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"Our room was on the second floor by the stairs, and proved to be quiet and private despite this potentially..."
F9869JYjonathanl
3 weeks ago
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"All rooms are nice and look out onto the street in a quiet neighbourhood"
marief317
3 weeks ago
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"Best is upper floors, away from the kitchen, if food smells are not your thing. Not unpleasant, just may..."
Koneko9
4 weeks ago
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"My room (33) was perfectly fine. Good airco, small balcony, thinnish walls (but quiet guest)."
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3 Sep 2018
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