Cons: Building old and in a bad state, path to waterfall is closed until Nov 2016 without pre anouncement
Pros: Dinner good compared to rest of hotel. Breakfast not so good. Very helpful and pleasant staff.
Cons: Very run down and isolated location - lots of derelict hotels visible including one that is literally falling down. Hotel in very poor condition - dirty carpets, smells of cigarette smoke, untidy ...
Pros: The staff is friendly. Place is beautiful.
Cons: We believed info that the distance from the ropeway and 1.5 km from the place. In fact the walking trail did not exist and we had to pay a taxi for our money. Return transfer was arranged to the ...
Pros: the location is very unique, in the middle of mountain with natural spa, nice staff, clean room
Cons: this hotel may need some maintenance , renovate
Pros: Staff are friendly
Cons: It's a bit old
Located in the Tenninkyo hot spring resort just a 1 hour drive from the Daisetsuzan National Park, this mountain retreat features 100% natural hot spring baths poured directly from the source. Wi-Fi available in the lobby.
Pros: The food was great, especially the steak and snow crab. Breakfast was excellent and the croissants were perfection. We enjoyed the performance about Ainu natives, very informative and ...
Cons: I wish there was no smoking in public areas as I have a strong reaction to cigarette smell.
Pros: Everything is good and nice place and room very comfortable
Pros: The food was funtastic. Having dinner in the large room was very personal. Service was good.
Cons: Buffet spread was not great compared to Nagano n Hirayunomori Onsen Hotels. We stayed 2 nights n second day breakfast n dinner spread were the same.
Pros: The staff was friendly, and the location had great views.
Cons: The hotel was very shabby and outdated. The photos of the hotel on Booking do not look anything like how the hotel is in real life. Also, the onsens were very small, and the water temperature of the...
Pros: Love the Japanese bedding and the service preparing it. Nice hot spring and friendly staff.
Pros: Dinner provide snow crab.
Cons: English speaking front desk staff not a friendly persons. Reluctant to provide travel info compare to others 1-2 star hotel staff.
Pros: Onsen is good. Buffet Breakfast and Dinner is acceptable for the room rate paying.
Pros: The room was beautiful. Lovely onsens!
Pros: staff, foods, all the 3 hot spring
Enjoy your visit to Kamikawa with a stay at Hotel Taisetsu. You can grab a bite to eat at one of the 2 restaurants, then indulge in massages, body treatments, or aromatherapy. There's also a bar/lounge, and rooms offer deep soaking tubs and flat-screen TVs.
Cons: This hotel needs to be refreshed. And smoking rooms should really be something from the past.
Pros: The location makes it easy to walk around the town, take hikes, have a picnic at the park accross the highway, catch the rope way, bike to the waterfalls. The rooms are big and comfortable to hang ...
Cons: The common areas could be nicer and cleaner. The service is minimalistic but friendly and efficient.
Pros: breakfast spread was good. food was tasty. onsen was good too
Cons: room is smoky and a bit cramped for 3 people
Pros: Convenient location
Cons: Nearly no service at all..... check-in counter strictly accept check-in time at of after 3 pm, not provide temp keeping luggage service before check-in time, just asked us to put our luggage at ...
Pros: Very beautiful surroundings in the village Nice japanese style room Good breakfast Onsen
Pros: The location of the hotel was good, right near the Ropeway, and it had a nice small onsen.
Cons: The bathing tax is not optional, even if you don't want to use the onsen, or aren't allowed to use it because of a tattoo. They refused to cater for vegetarians (even though I flagged this ...
Pros: The facility & location!
Cons: It's not on Google map & Wase location is not accurate
Pros: The traditional Japanese room layout allowed my crawling baby to explore the room quite safely. Plus, no possibility of her falling off the bed. The open bar during dinner is a big draw for ...
Cons: The breakfast and dinner spread was the same everyday. There's a different main dinner everyday (e.g. steamboat, shabu-shabu) but the additional food was the same, even the fruits for dessert...
Pros: The room was new. Toilet and bathrooms were separated and therefore, not claustrophobic. The family room had a hall and bedroom. We booked our room with half-board and the dinner was as usual, ...
Cons: Might want to include bath soap and shampoo in the toilet. I had to go to the lobby to collect them but I guess the majority of visitors make use of the onsen to have their bath.
Pros: Unlimitted salmon caviar and unlimitted beer saki etc at dinner Also rooms were larger tatami rooms and you could open the windows for fresh mountain air. Booking private onsen was easy. ...
Cons: Single public onsen bath each for male and female.
With a stay at Yumoto Ginsenkaku in Kamikawa (Sounkyo), you'll be minutes from Daisetsuzankurodake Ski Area and close to Sounkyo Hot Spring. This ryokan is within the region of Ginga no Taki Falls and Daisetsuzan National Park.
Make yourself at home in one of the 47 guestrooms featuring refrigerators. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones and safes, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including hot springs and karaoke. Additional features at this ryokan include an arcade/game room and gift shops/newsstands.
Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Yumoto Ginsenkaku.
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The front desk is staffed during limited hours.
Cons: Very disappointing. Property was pretty run down (stains on walls, loose carpeting etc) considering the price we are paying. There was construction going on near the hotel entrance and this was no ...
Pros: The location, facilities, outdoor onsen and food.
Cons: Buffet food not fresh, parking not convenient, run down hotel, not value for money
Pros: We loved the enormous buffet dinner and breakfast, the indoor sports arena and the outside onsen. The room was newly renovated and spacious.
Cons: Even though we booked a non-smoking room, the room had a slight smell of smoke. I also overheard another family complaining about the smoke smell in their room (it was so strong I could smell it in ...
Pros: Breakfast, Dinner, Onsen, Staff, Free Shuttle bus from Asahikawa (need advance booking), Location
Pros: onsen is the best. near to the snow festival location.
Cons: dinner is worst than the breakfast. not that attractive.
Pros: Close to the site of winter festival Nice souvenir shop in the hotel Transportation to and from Asahikawa
Cons: No non smoking room The room thermostat was set to high, the room is too warm
Pros: Outdoor onsen and good buffet breakfast and dinner.
Pros: Five stars for buffet. That's very good indeed and dont miss. Very beautiful onsen, clean and convenience. Big room more than in the picture.
Cons: It has some smell of cigarette.
Pros: There is a Photo Sticker Booth in Game room! 400 Yen for fun and get your couple photo. How nice!
Cons: Smell like pee in the toilet
Sounkaku Grand Hotel is a great choice for a stay in Kamikawa. You can relax with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the 4 restaurants are nice spots to grab a bite to eat. All rooms feature flat-screen TVs and refrigerators.
Pros: The room is spacious and comes with good facilities. There are many sites you can visit with a short drive. The food was also good with many choices.
Pros: bus pick up & return free from asahikawa. regular free rtn shuttle bus to ropeway. able to use sister hotel facilities for onsen and dinner swap. 3 nights about right for hiking and exploring.
Pros: Delicious dinner, cosy room with beautiful winter view
Cons: Pillow is too soft & they do not allow us to have a second one
Pros: The hotel provide feee shuttle from Sapporo city and this saves us a lot of money. The bath is excellent. Food is average, well spread though .
Cons: There is nothing much to do unless you drive to other parts for sightseeing. We went during Dec n the staff told us there is nothing much to see. The cable car is suspended cos of bad weather, it was ...
Pros: Onsen very nice and buffet breakfast ,dinner is OK.
Cons: unpleasant smell in lift and corridor
Pros: I have the worest dinner I have ever had in hot springs in Japan Will never return and will inform my colleagues in airline industry
Cons: See above Plus toilet is horrible Breakfast looks extremely cheap
Pros: The staff is friendly and helpful. There is large window to show off the scenery behind the hotel.
Cons: It's the last hotel on the street next to an abandoned hotel. Kind of erm. There is no separate area for smokers, so non-smokers suffer from the bad smell.
Pros: Hot springs facility is excellent
Cons: The property is old and need updating, especially it is still using physical keys instead of access cards
Pros: The Onsen had good facilities which included a powder room with everything from facial cleansers, combs and hair dryer. Buffet meals had good spread.
Cons: Bathroom is tiny
Pros: Comfortable room with the super cozy floor bed and large onsen
Cons: Limited food variety for dinner and breakfast buffets
When visiting Kamikawa, Sounkyo Onsen Choyo Resort Hotel is a great choice to consider. Guests can visit the spa to be pampered with massages, body scrubs, or facials. Rooms offer LCD TVs, refrigerators, and slippers.
Cons: Buffet was unexpectedly bad with poor quality and limited variety of food. The whole hotel was very old.
Pros: The hotel was near the Sounkyo Ice festival so you could easily walk there. That was why I chose to stay there. They have free shuttle bus from Asahikawa to the hotel and vice versa and the timing was...
Cons: I emailed to reserve for the shuttle bus and the way they replied me I was it sure if they got the dates correct. I emailed again few times and they did not reply. I have to ask my hotel in Sapporo to...
Pros: The dinner and breakfast served is good
Pros: Enjoyed the open air mixed onsen. Quiet and comfortable ambient in the hotel.
Cons: Weak wifi. Nothing much in the cafe
Pros: The outdoor hot spring is very nice especially when snowing.
Cons: The bed is too soft
Pros: Staffs are very helpful eventhough it is a little bit challenging to speak English for them, however they will try their best to explain and give us guidance. The room is superb with excellent view, ...
Cons: I stayed for 2 nights with half board, the dishes for breakfast and dinner are exactly the same for both days
Pros: Great Onsen. They have separate men and women indoor and outdoor Onsen as well as a mixed outdoor Onsen. For the mixed onsen, they provide men with shorts and ladies with Onsen bathrobe. So for ...
Cons: Food quality for the buffet dinner and breakfast was average
Pros: Mixed Onsen bath. Family can go for onsen together. Free bus service to Asahikawa station. Will be better if they have free bus service from Asahikawa station in the morning to the hotel so that we ...
Cons: The room we stayed have no lift access. They should at least arrange a potter to move the luggage in this case.
Cons: Room with parking view
Pros: location is closed to the city
Cons: many Chinese people and they make a lot of noise.
A great choice for a stay in Kamikawa, Sounkyo Kanko Hotel features a nightclub. Guests can indulge in massages, and Yukara, one of 2 restaurants, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. A spa tub and a sauna are other highlights, and rooms offer up nice touches like bathrobes and slippers.
Pros: Central sounkyo. Onsen was amazing. Outside garden area to walk around. There weren't many sounkyo hotels to begin with, overall we had an enjoyable stay here.
Cons: My booking provided breakfast and dinner - selection were wide but not great. Rooms were rather small for the price. Alot of tour groups - breakfast and dinner tend to get very crowded. Smoking ...
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Cons: half board dinner is bad due to too much people (tourist group)
Cons: The room is small and old. The buffet dinner was very crowded and not much food variety. I was expecting a Japanese dinner as this is a traditional Japanese hotel but it turned out to be a buffet. ...
Pros: The room was nice and big. We had a nice view of the mountains. The staff were generally quite friendly. It was easy to find and there is free parking outside.
Cons: Like many others have noted the hotel takes in many tour groups. This made meal times extremely chaotic and it was hard to enjoy the meal when there was simply not enough space in the buffet area for ...
Pros: Dinner & breakfast was good
Cons: Should undergo refurbishment, old rooms
Pros: The national park area was beautiful. The accommodation choices are few, so while this hotel was poor, it was probably not worse than the others.
Cons: This 'spa' hotel caters to package tours, a point not made clear on the website. It appears that neither the hotel or the tour companies care about possible return business. The lobby area...
Pros: Three onsens, free shuttle bus, including breakfast and dinner
Pros: Location was excellent. Food catered for western people and was very good. Room was very large. My wife dressed up in kimono to take photos and loved the experience Staff excellent.
Cons: Bathroom was quite small.
Cons: Place was super old and run down we been to many old jap hotel but never as bad as this. . Room smell bad of cirgarette that sink into our clothes. Is a smoking hotel u can smoke in all rooms. . Room...
Cons: There are only 2 hairdryers in the hot spring and no hair brushes! I have to wait for ages to get my hair done and there is no lotion in the hot spring! The dinner is not so good compare to the high...
Pros: I came with family of 4. Spouse, and 2 adult children. Spacious clean room. View from room is good.
Cons: Had to pay extra tax for using the hot bath.
Pros: The room was a good size and comfortable. The onsen was very good - big and hot. I liked the table tennis facility.
Cons: The room smelled of smoke - even though we booked non-smoking. The dinner was over-priced and not really very good - some nice sashimi but this was soon consumed and then not replaced.
Pros: Nice ping pong table, free tea
Cons: Cigarette smells
Pros: Large Japanese rooms, a bit run down but clean. Personal welcome letter. Onsen large but could be updated. Close to the ropeway station.
Pros: Room is spacious. Staff extra friendly.
Cons: Property old.
Cons: The room is old, from bed linen to furniture to lighting.
Pros: Personal and spa
Cons: a bit cold at bedrrom and noises through the windows
Enjoy your visit to Kamikawa with a stay at Mount View Hotel. For a bite to eat, guests can check out Maple, which serves Japanese cuisine and is open for dinner. Refrigerators, slippers, and free WiFi are offered in all rooms.
Cons: The place is old and run down. The onsen looks old and dirty. I didn't dare to use it. It is not as good as it looks on website.
With a stay at KUMOI in Kamikawa (Sounkyo), you'll be minutes from Daisetsuzankurodake Ski Area and Sounkyo Hot Spring. This ryokan is within the region of Ginga no Taki Falls and Daisetsuzan National Park.
Make yourself at home in one of the 50 guestrooms. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.
Continental breakfasts are available daily for a fee.
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Featured amenities include multilingual staff and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite.