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Shizuka Ryokan Japanese Country Spa Retreat

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7 Lakeside Dr, Hepburn Springs, Victoria 3461 Australia See on map
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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28 Oct.29 Oct.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Overall, they do a good job of making you feel like you are at a ryokan in Japan. The room was very nice, especially the deep soak japanese tub, the restaurant is very good, and the grounds surrounding the ryokan are lovely. The walls separating...More

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Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Catherine and her staff were helpful, services were excellent and we were thankful for the hospitality. Catherine was able to recommend places to go. The food banquet were delicious and we loved the omakase dinner and japanese style breakfast. It was healthy and filling. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect, superb, speechless Japanese hospitality in Melbourne !I was surprised with the Japanese culture and the environment in Shizuka Ryokan. You literally think that you are really in Japan ! Definitely will go again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice quiet place but giving poor review due to Shiatsu treatment. Was supposed to be 60 mins but was only 50 mins and when we left the massuse didn't even say bye just walked past ignoring us... felt it was rude. Definitely not going back.More

Thank Jennee W
Response from Catherine D, Owner at Shizuka Ryokan Japanese Country Spa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

I'm sorry that you didn't enjoy your massage Jennee. Your therapist is a very warm and friendly person so it is totally out of character for her to ignore our guests ... especially those she has massaged. I will raise this with her when she's...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the best place that my husband and I have ever stayed. The retreat is located in a tranquil and nice place surrounded by nature views and fresh air. Catherine and Yu have been very friendly and they consider everything for us during the...More

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Response from Catherine D, Owner at Shizuka Ryokan Japanese Country Spa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for your feedback; we look forward to welcoming you back some time.

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Non-Smoking Hotel
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USD 181 - USD 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Dawn M
13 September 2015|
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Response from Ryokan | Property representative |
Hi Dawn, Daily breakfasts are served in dining room. Banquet dinners are available on Saturday, Monday and Thursday evenings. Thanks for your interest. Regards, Peter
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Dawn M
13 September 2015|
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Response from Ryokan | Property representative |
Hi Dawn, Daily breakfasts are served in dining room. Banquet dinners are available on Saturday, Monday and Thursday evenings. Thanks for your interest. Regards, Peter
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Room Tips
"The iris room is very nice with a good, deep soaking tub"
EatDrinknbMarried
4 days ago
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"Book in advance! Close the shoji doors at night to keep the heat in"
DanielBenton
29 Aug. 2018
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"Better heating required in bathroom. "
tonyzaccari
17 Jul. 2018
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"The bath was really good to enjoy that extra relaxing getaway."
kingjae89
18 Jun. 2018
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