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    Ishiba Ryokan

    55 Mototeramachi, Hirosaki 036-8355, Aomori Prefecture
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    USD 89*
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    Traveller (86)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good33%
    • Average3%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the owner” (21 reviews)
    “his wife” (7 reviews)
    “old house” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    30 Oct.31 Oct.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 51 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    It's not a 5 star hotel, but has a very relaxing atmosphere. I particularly liked the traditional Japanese environment, the onsen, the garden and the incredibly caring and friendly staff, especially the (english speaking) hotel owner Ishiba.

    Thank Stefan S
    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I am a bit ashamed to say I was a difficult guest. I reserved a room in the old part of the ryokan well ahead, because I read in the reviews that you should definitely stay in the traditional part. When we arrived it turned...More

    Thank Bernice N
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    When we arrived at 3 p.m., we were greeted by a long-time staff who had been with the Ishiba family for years. Our check-in was conducted completely in Japanese, in our room, over a cup of freshly brewed green tea, sitting on zabuton cushions--and we...More

    Thank EHawaii
    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    The Ryokan was an old house near most of the main sights in Hirosaki -- great restaurants, historic houses, and the Hirosaki Park were around the corner. It was, however, not close to the train station. The rooms were spacious and traditional, reasonably clean, too....More

    Thank PH15
    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    A Japanese old house style hotel located behind Hirosaki park which is famous for its cherry blossoms. The building has around 100 year-history and wood interior is really elegant. No toilet or bathroom in your room, you have to share them with other guests (you...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • USD 80 - USD 91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • Japan >
    • Tohoku >
    • Aomori Prefecture >
    • Hirosaki
    • Also Known As
    • Ishiba Ryokan Hirosaki, Aomori Prefecture
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    Traveller (86)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (68)
    Bathroom (7)
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    65 reviews
    1.03 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    .04 km away
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    .04 km away
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    Nearby Attractions
    Hirosaki Park
    398 reviews
    .55 km away
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    547 reviews
    .56 km away
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    83 reviews
    .55 km away
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    82 reviews
    .75 km away
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    David M L
    15 February 2015|
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    Response from 石場旅館 | Property representative |
    Hello David M L, Sorry for late reply. Please confirm ryokan reservation status and room type on the web. we are looking forward to hearing from you. Thank you Mr.Soichiro ISHIBA
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    Room Tips
    "If you prefer having private bathrooms and toilets in your room, opt to pay more for those rooms."
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    "Rooms with private bath might be a better choice here."
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    "Reserve the room with its own bath and toilet unless you don't mind sharing."
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    "The ensuite rooms are in the new, less awesome, section. Stick with a traditional room and enjoy the..."
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