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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for one night last week while walking the Nakasendo Trail. The village itself is very small & quiet - not much to do after 5pm. The inn, like most of them in Japan, doesn't have a sitting room, so you're pretty much...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This ryokan is in Narai, a lovely town in the traditional Japanese style. There are two buildings attached to each other with a lovely garden between them. The dining room has assigned seating, western style. The food was amazing, especially the trout bbq. There are...More

Thank Pegi R
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This place is highly recommended!! Very comfortable with great food and excellent service too!! Exceeded all my expectations!! Situated right smack in the middle of Narai town. However, shops here close at about 5 to 6PM so come early and walkabout this beautiful town.

Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We were booked into this inn as part of our self guided walking tour and I think it was my favorite of all the places we stayed along our hikes. Great food, friendly staff and very homelike and comfortable. Narai is a sweet little traditional...More

Thank swimmyne
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This ryokan is perfect; simple, authentic, hospitable, elegant and historic. The food is delicious, decor is tasteful, service is very friendly - excellent value for money. I thoroughly recommend Iseya. You can book direct through their website. The town of Narai too, is lovely and...More

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Japan > Chubu > Koshin'etsu > Nagano Prefecture > Shiojiri
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Response from swimmyne | Reviewed this property |
In the old part where we stayed they were shared. You could email them. They spoke English very well. It was one of my favorite stays.
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"We prefer the new room at the back of the main building, we love the garden separating the 2 buildings."
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