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    1-1-13 Sakura, Otaru 047-0156, Hokkaido
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    05/12/2017Check In 06/12/2017Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (91)
    Dining (23)
    Room & Suite (13)
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good12%
    • Average2%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “new wing” (2 reviews)
    “luxury ryokan” (2 reviews)
    “abalone” (2 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Air Conditioning
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    5 Dec.6 Dec.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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      USD 613
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    1 - 5 of 20 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I've been angling to try the ryokan experience in Japan for quite some time now and boy was I impressed with Ginrinso. Nestled upon a large hill in Otaru, it's not necessarily walked distance to anything but with the views and accommodations, we didn't want...More

    Thank lalglf
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed here as a birthday treat for my husband for 1 night. This was the full luxury ryokan experience. Our traditional room (in the new building) was very spacious, with a lovely sitting area with sea views. The room had its own onsen bath...More

    Thank meow1234163
    Reviewed 10 September 2017

    We stayed there for two nights with the other two couples of our friends. Very good Japanese style room, neat and clean with good quality in every details; fantastic view over see th harbor from the room; good public bath, the dinner and breakfast were...More

    Thank Jeff C
    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    This ryokan is amazing! We had the biggest Japanese room-I think it is called Tsuru. The service is so friendly and food is so good! We stayed here for 3 nights. Kisako and her team went out of the way to make us all feel...More

    Thank Sally401
    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    Anyone visiting Japan has to experience a real Ryokan. In Ginrinso, the service is plain amazing for a westerner - It seemed like Fusako was a friend welcoming us into her home, with all the smiling courtesy and manners of Japan. The facilites and food...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Price range
    • USD 607 - USD 1,083 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Top resorts Hotel in Otaru
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Japan >
    • Hokkaido >
    • Otaru
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    Traveller (91)
    Dining (23)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (52)
    Bathroom (5)
    Otaru Furukawa
    215 reviews
    3.31 km away
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    751 reviews
    3.81 km away
    Grand Park Otaru
    847 reviews
    .96 km away
    118 reviews
    2.24 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
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    "Definitely choose room with private bath"
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    "Away from smokers!"
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    "Rooms at new building have in-room hot spring bath."
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    "get the view of the Bay !!!"
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