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3075-I Hirao, Yamanouchi-machi, Shimotakai-gun 381-0401 Nagano Prefecture See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here recently because he has tattoos and we wanted an 'onsen' experience. Shimaya has access to a private outdoor onsen that you can book, which we did both days we were there at sunset. Costs a little more but so...More

Thank VermontKatieM
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Mr. Yumoto was a delightful and very helpful host. The ryokan is comfortable and homey. It’s not fancy, but the rooms are nice and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Ask about the private outdoor onsen. The indoor bath is also nice, but the outdoor is...More

Thank Drew M
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at Shimaya. The western breakfast was fantastic, and the location of the hotel was great. We recommend the outdoor onsen, great views. The hosts were excellent. Highly recommend!

Thank hyperham
Reviewed 1 September 2018

A small private Ryokan close to the 'Snow Monkey Park' in Yudanaka. Very friendly and helpful owners who went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. The owner even drove us to the Monkey Park. Typical ryokan room with private facilities. Good food...More

Thank Bob W
Response from yumoto, オーナー at Shimaya RyokanResponded 14 September 2018

Thank you very much. In spite of our hotel is small hotel, thank you for your good review to us. and I will do my best from now.

Reviewed 9 August 2018

We spent two nights here, welcomed by the helpful, friendly owner. The room was not luxurious, but had what we needed. It was only 10 mins from the station. The owner would have collected us had we phoned him in advance, but took us back...More

Thank Maggie H
Response from yumoto, オーナー at Shimaya RyokanResponded 14 September 2018

thank you very much having stay with us at Shimaya. and thank you posting nice review. Thank you for being able to enjoied the Snow monkey park.

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When requested, we provide free 'on-demand' shuttle services to andfrom the Shimaya Ryokan to the Jigokudani Snow Monkey Park and theYudanaka train station. If you have heavy luggage, please notify usin More advance so we can help you. We are also happy to offer suggestionsabout local restaurants and attractions.At our hotel, you can enjoy our public Onsen (hot spring bath) filledwith 100% natural hot spring water. On weekdays, our Onsen can bereserved for private use by families and couples. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
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
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
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Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$84 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shimaya Ryokan Hotel Yamanouchi-Machi
Location
Japan > Chubu > Koshinetsu > Nagano Prefecture > Shimotakai-gun > Yamanouchi-machi > Yudanaka shibu Onsen / Shigakougenhoppo Onsen / Kumanoyu Onsen
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
Best Value
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$84 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Shimaya Ryokan Hotel Yamanouchi-Machi
Location
Japan > Chubu > Koshinetsu > Nagano Prefecture > Shimotakai-gun > Yamanouchi-machi > Yudanaka shibu Onsen / Shigakougenhoppo Onsen / Kumanoyu Onsen
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mtexplore5678
14 September 2017|
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Response from Wiselook | Reviewed this property |
Apologies for the slow response. There is no restaurant within the Ryokan we self catered. The hot spring is a 5 minute walk away.
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redpandabear
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Yes I believe so
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Room Tips
"We were on the second floor which was good as there is no lift."
GregB968
28 May 2018
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"high rooms facing the road - you need to carrie your bags up the stairs."
ocamusch
4 May 2018
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"I recommend getting a room with your own bathroom."
scbeuerle
9 Apr 2018
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"Hotel has 4 floors and we had decent views from the highest floor."
JamesF4998
7 Jan 2018
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