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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I kind of think that this should be more of a three star review, but giving an 'average' does not really seem fair either. Our main problem with the place were very, very thin walls. You could hear every noise from the rooms next door, door opening and closing, conversations, people coughing, etc. This of course stopped at night and...

Thank Joanna D
Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

Fantastic traditional ryokan, with good facilities including both ladies and gents hot bath, friendly and helpful staff and tasty and beautifully presented food. Both breakfast and dinner were very tasty. Served Japanese style but with pits under the table so much, much easier for Westerners to sit under. I'd stay here again if I came back to Japan.

2Thank ChelseaD51
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Centrally located, this is a very nice Ryokan with an awesome friendly staff. It has shared toilet and bathrooms but very clean and well maintained. The hot pool is ok, don't expect something fancy but it does the job. The breakfast is super great and served with love. The room is well equipped and the matrices are very cosy to...

1Thank Gil O
Brisbane, Queensland
Reviewed 2 April 2016

We have been staying in quite a few ryokan around Japan - sleeping on futons on the floor in smallish rooms - just like Sosuke. Sosuke is a nice ryokan, with some wardrobe space (including space to get your suitcases out of the way), a low table and cushions, a small flat-screen TV that we never bothered with, towels, yukata...

Thank seagullrob
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Our family of 5 stayed for four nights at Sosuke in Takayama. Our stay was perfect, the hosts exceeded all our expectations offering excellent advice on all the best sights ensuring we had a fabulous time exploring Takayama and the stunning surrounding areas. The rooms were traditional however every extra comfort was provided including fresh towels everyday. The breakfast was...

2Thank Kathy D
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Minshuku Sosuke it a short walk from Takayama Station, across the street from the Takayama Green Hotel. The food is excellent and very cheap, I would recommend eating dinner there every night you stay. Sosuke also has a small bathing room, but for a real onsen, just head across the street to the Takayama Green, they have a gigantic one....

2Thank mylekorales
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Of all the places I stayed during my travels in Japan Minshuku Sousuke was the worst. It's located near the train station and the staff speak English well, but the room you get is spartan, derelict, and overlooking a noisy road. Hilariously, the owners left a note on the table saying something like "this room might look ramshackle but we...

Thank Sarah J
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2015

A large Ryokan with quite large rooms and shared bathroom facilities. Very clean and the staff were helpful. The futons were a bit thin for us and the pillows tiny. The traditional Japanese meals that we had here were wonderful. The walls are (Japanese) thin, so noise from neighbouring rooms, late arrivals and early departures are a bit of a...

Thank Toppies_11
Reviewed 5 September 2015

I first stayed in this Minshuku in 1986 and always vowed to go back to it and to Takayama. Well, this August we got our chance and we spent one night here on our two week trip (family of five). Whereas in 1986 I think it was more rural it is now on a busy road but I have to...

1Thank Surinder B
Reviewed 21 June 2015

THIS IS A RYOKEN, which is basically the same as a hostel, just japaneese style. The people were nice... But the location is so close to the road, which makes a lot of traffic noise. We slept on futons on the floor and getting extra, in order to sleep better, made no improvement. It was like the futons had just...

1Thank Louise B

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Address: 1-64 Okamotocho, Takayama 506-0054, Gifu Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Gifu Prefecture > Takayama
Price Range: $139 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Sosuke 2.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Get a room in the middle of the hallway, away from bathrooms.”
799chrissys, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the road”
andrew55b, 27 May 2016 | Read review
“All seems to be the same.”
gilo563, 15 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All about the same I think.”
Toppies_11, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Avoid rooms facing the road”
PeterGKing, 27 Aug 2014 | Read review
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