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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Family Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is an old place and therefore has good and bad. We could experience a traditional ryokan but for the cold weather it was uncomfortable. The heating is patchy and ineffective for comfort. The room was cold, the baths were cold (unless you were in...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank SandBTokyo
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived at Arai Ryokan after hours, but the staff had our futons set up and welcomed us to the hotel. It was hard to enjoy the hot springs to the fullest during the hottest summer ever recorded in Japan, but the facilities are clean...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Nina N
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just spent two nights here on our honeymoon and we had a beautiful time. The grounds are lovely, the service was great and the hot springs were comfortable and relaxing. We enjoyed the old fashioned feel to the place. We had...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank Caslopez
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Spent one night here with my wife in April. Positives: Beautifully decorated Ryokan steeped in history. Could do with a lick of paint, however the Ryokan is ideally situated next to the river a few minutes walk away from all attractions. Onsen are all fantastic....More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank taddo
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

This is the worst service experience among so many onsen hotel visit. All front desk staff service is bad and not sincere. On the day we arrived to the hotel it was raining so heavily but the frontline lady asked us to leave as it...More

Date of stay: March 2018
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Izu Peninsula, the nation's largest hot springs resort, is about 2-hours train ride from Tokyo. Shuzenji Hot Springs is the oldest resort in Izu. River and its traditional Japanese style wooden More structures are scattered in the large garden of about 5,000 ㎡. There is more than 140 years history. Many celebrated writers and painting artist, including Yokoyama Taikan and Kawabata Yasunari, are among the frequent guests. It is located at the center of Shuzenji Hot Springs, a short distance from sightseeing spots. Arai Ryokan is the inn where you can certainly enjoy the every essence of Japanese nature of four seasons, the traditional culture, art and architecture. All guest rooms are the traditional architecture and the rooms themselves overlook either the Katsura River or the garden or the courtyard with its large pond full of carp to enjoy the beauty of each season. Among the main attractions are the baths. The main bath, the Tenpyo Dai Yokudo, are built in 1933, with all cypress, by Nara Era(the 8th century) architectural style. The outdoor bath is located in Japanese garden and the family bath can be reserved for private use. All bath are the natural hot springs. The meal is kaiseki cuisine featuring the local fresh sea food and vegetable. Both dinner and breakfast are served in guest rooms. Meat dish or vegetarian meals are available for dinner also we can serve a continental breakfast. Please make request upon booking. The Bamboo Lane which is ranked ★★ in Michelin Green Guide Japan 2009 and 2011, Shuzenji Temple of 1200 years' history are short distance from the ryokan, 3-minutes walk. Also, you can enjoy the panoramic view of Mt. Fuji and the Suruga Bay from the peak of Mt. Daruma which is 20-minutes drive from the ryokan. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Room Service
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$285 - US$616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arai Ryokan Hotel Izu
Location
Japan > Chubu > Tokai > Shizuoka Prefecture > Izu > Shuzenji Onsen
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$285 - US$616 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arai Ryokan Hotel Izu
Location
Japan > Chubu > Tokai > Shizuoka Prefecture > Izu > Shuzenji Onsen
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Caslopez
16 March 2018|
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Response from catheadtc | Reviewed this property |
They have several private hot spring. Some needs reservation. And some room have it's own hot spring inside the room. If you are going to the public hot spring, I think you needs to ask the ryokan first. The staffs speak... More
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you put a staying day in a column of "Price Finder" of the trip adviser, and, please choose a site from the displayed website. The total of three rates appears when you input a matter necessary for the item shown the site... More
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"Make sure you ask for a room facing the river. The food and service are excellent."
V6383MYthomass
3 Jun 2017
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"The rooms all have hive balconies with river or garden views."
PT826
28 Dec 2016
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"Kiri rooms"
378barbarak
7 Dec 2015
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"Ask for river view."
FoodDoc007
3 Jul 2015
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