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  • 4 weeks ago
    “ Very authentic and private place, great food. Highest service level.”
  • 6 Mar 2016
    “Good value ryokan experience.”
7075-1 Manganji, Minamioguni-machi, Aso-gun 869-2402 Kumamoto Prefecture See on map
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ryukeien is a very intimate, family-led place. Be prepared to pay the entire stay in cash. GOOD * Authentic facilities, everything you need. * Very comfortable mattresses, we slept like a baby. * The food is very traditional and great quality. Both for breakfast and...More

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Reviewed 6 March 2016

Ryukeien provided a really good value ryokan experience. We arrived to a delicious keiseki dinner served in the traditional room and the hosts were subtle and considerate. The room had a balcony which was great to "chill out" in the cold winter night sipping on...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

愉快的旅程. 每天都細心精心的為我們準備好吃的晚餐和早餐. 她們得知我吃蔬食及海鮮, 便貼心的準備特製餐點符合不吃肉的我,覺得好貼心. 還有自助式的咖啡,真棒! 我們特別喜歡這裏天然景色的家庭式溫泉 (共5 間), 每天都可試不同的戶外或半戶外的溫泉間. 建議開車來, 因為公共交通工具不方便 還有 這只收現金 (cash only) 感謝友善真誠的款待! Very pleasant trip. Located next to a river stream, the place was well maintained and kept a very cultural and untouristy feel. Owners were hospitable and provided us with...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2015

Getting to Ryukeien was a bit difficult, since it is not located in the Kurokawa village. We arrived by "Odan Bus" at the Kurokawa Spa bus stop, but even though we emailed our arrival time to the Ryokan, nobody was there to pick us up....More

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Reviewed 5 November 2015

Staying in a proper Ryokan with Onsen is usually not for people travelling on a tight budget, costing hundreds of dollars per person per night. Any cheaper Ryokans usually are not the proper experience. This place was a great find. Found on a western booking...More

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Japan > Kyushu > Kumamoto Prefecture > Aso-gun > Minamioguni-machi > Kurokawa Onsen
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