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    River Retreat Garaku

    56-2 Kasuga, Toyama 939-2224, Toyama Prefecture
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    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in the hotel for one night on our way from Takayama to Toyama Airport. The facility is absolutely beautiful both inside and out. We especially enjoyed the open air onsen. Unfortunately our room had certain unpleasant smell. Also, when we checked in in...More

    Thank KarenZ5135
    Response from リバーリトリート雅楽倶, 支配人 at River Retreat GarakuResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear KarenZ5135 san Dear KarenZ5135 san Thank you for your lovely review following your stay with us. We are pleased to hear that you liked our facility. I apologies that you were experienced unplesant smell in your room and weren't able to dine in our...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

    River Retreat Garaku is an absolute gem of a hotel located at a bend in the river at the base of the hills that form the backdrop to the port city of Toyama. If you're lucky enough to call this property your home away from...More

    Thank bign00dle
    Response from リバーリトリート雅楽倶, 支配人 at River Retreat GarakuResponded 17 July 2017

    Dear bign00dle san Thank you for sharing your wonderful comment.We are delighted you were able to enjoy all aspects of our hotel and hope for an opportunity to welcome you back for another visit one day soon. Sincerely. RIVER RETREAT GARAKU Fumihiro Matsumiya

    Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

    This is the second time we have stayed at Garaku. The best way to describe the experience is to say it is a work of art! The service and facilities are brilliant, then there is the food, a work of art!More

    Thank Kevin M
    Response from リバーリトリート雅楽倶, 支配人 at River Retreat GarakuResponded 18 June 2017

    Dear Kevin M san Thank you very much for your staying and wonderful review. We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed the stay and had a great time in GARAKU. We'll use your feedback to make future stays even more enjoyable. We hope you'll be...More

    Reviewed 11 May 2017

    In its heyday it was undoubtedly a luxurious resort. Those days are long gone. The once magnificent facility is in dire need of a face lift. Decks are not stained, exterior paint is worn, mold is prevalent, etc. Ceiling air conditioning vents covers are missing...More

    Thank Keith B
    Response from リバーリトリート雅楽倶, 支配人 at River Retreat GarakuResponded 20 May 2017

    Dear Keith B 様 Thank you for your review on tripadviser. We are terribly sorry for the inconvenience this time. And we would like to sincerely apologise that the hotel did not exceed your expectations of dining experience at the restaurant L'evo. We discussed issues...More

    Reviewed 10 November 2016

    Revisited the place after ten years again. Art and design are great, rooms (except the suites) are not much outstanding though. Food is OK, though the Japanese course is definitely preferable to the French dinner, which appears to very artificial (trying to push local cuisine...More

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    Response from リバーリトリート雅楽倶, 支配人 at River Retreat GarakuResponded 4 December 2016

    Dear BusinessTravelerSE san Thank you for sharing your informative review on TripAdvisor.It's disappointing to read your comments regarding your unpleasant experience at the hotel.We'd like to sincerely apologize to you.We will discuss the issues that you've pointed out with our staff to improve their communication...More

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    • USD 235 - USD 773 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 Spa Hotel in Toyama
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    "Room 204 is the largest river facing room with and impressive bath."
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