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On just a 6-minute walk from Takayama Station, traditional Japanese-style Ryokan Asunaro offers comfortable rooms with a seating area and free WiFi. The hotel features a relaxing public hot-spring bath and free yukata robe rental for women. Meals provided at this ryokan features local ingredients for guests to enjoy.

The traditional decor of the rooms evokes a warm atmosphere with paintings by local artists on the fusuma sliding doors. Each room includes an LCD TV, minibar and electric kettle make for a convenient stay. Rooms have tatami-mat flooring and futon bedding. Complimentary bottle of water is provided in every room.

From Asunaro Ryokan it is a 7-minute walk to the morning market, and a 10-minute walk from Old Town and Takayama Jinya. Shirakawa-go Village is located a 50-minute bus ride away, and the bus stop for the village is a 5-minute walk away.

Guests at the Asunaro can soak away the day's fatigue in the hot public bath, which is made of granite stone. Also, private shower booths are available for staying guests.The ryokan features a garden and drinks vending machines, and offers bicycle rentals.

The property offers traditional Japanese dinner and breakfast at the banquet hall. Western breakfast can be arranged with a prior request. Complimentary coffee can be enjoyed in the lobby every morning.

This property is a ryokan, which is a type of traditional Japanese Inn. Learn more

This is our guests' favourite part of Takayama, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

Ryokan Asunaro has been welcoming guests since 8 Feb 2011.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Takayama, this property has an excellent location score of 9.3

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast info

Asian, American

Free private parking available on-site

Public Bath, ​Hot spring bath


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Family Room with Tatami Area - Non-Smoking
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  • The staff speak English

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About Ryokan Asunaro

Welcoming guests since 8 Feb 2011

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  • What does Japanese room with shared bathroom include as there are toilet, bidet and bath/shower mentioned?

    There are a private toilet and a private shower in the guestroom. Please note that there is NO bathtub in the room.The public Onsen(Japanese style hot spring) is in our building.

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    Answered on 13 February 2020
  • are tattoos allowed in the public baths?

    Regarding tattoo, please do not mind in our hotel. Recently we have many guests who are from overseas. We hope our all guests enjoy Japanese culture. You can use the Onsen even if you have a tattoo.

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    Answered on 16 February 2020
  • What time are the communal baths available?

    Open Hours:4PM-11PM, 6:30AM-9AM

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    Answered on 13 October 2019
  • What time do I have to arrive for dinner?

    【Guests who have booked dinner in advance】 Guests who booked dinner must be arrived before 6PM.

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    Answered on 13 October 2019
  • Do you cater for any allergy or food preferences?

    Vegetarian menu and gulten-free menu are NOT available.

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    Answered on 13 October 2019
Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Hida Kokubunji Temple
    0.1 miles
  • Miyagawa Morning Market
    0.3 miles
  • Yoshijima Heritage House
    0.3 miles
  • Fuji Folk Museum
    0.4 miles
  • Takayama Showa-kan Museum
    0.4 miles
  • Takayama Jinya
    0.4 miles
  • Lion Dance Ceremony Exhibition Hall
    0.4 miles
  • Takayama Festival Float Exhibition Hall
    0.5 miles
  • Sakurayama Hachiman Shrine
    0.5 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Heian Raku
    0.2 miles
Top attractions
  • Takayama Museum of History and Art
    0.5 miles
  • Hida Bussankan
    0.6 miles
  • Hida Takayama Museum of Art
    0.9 miles
  • Hida Minzoku Mura Folk Village
    1.3 miles
  • Hikaru Museum
    1.3 miles
Public transport
  • Train Takayama Station
    0.3 miles
Closest airports
  • Toyama Airport
    35 miles
  • Matsumoto Airport
    37.4 miles
  • Komatsu Airport
    50.2 miles
How to get to Ryokan Asunaro from Chubu Airport
    Public transport
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Ryokan Asunaro
  • Garden
  • Full body massage Additional charge
  • Public Bath
  • Hot spring bath
  • Library
  • Massage Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Secured parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Luggage storage
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safety deposit box
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
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Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules
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14:00 - 20:00


07:00 - 10:00


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.


Entry to the property will be closed between the hours of 23:00 and 06:30

Children and beds

Child policies

Children older than 3 years are welcome.

Children aged 7 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

3 - 6 years
Extra bed upon request
¥5,000 per child, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

The maximum number of extra beds allowed depends on the room you choose. Please check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

No age restriction for check-in. (Only children 3 and older are allowed)


When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 21:00 and 07:00.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Guests with children 6 years and younger must inform the property at time of booking. Please specify how many children will be staying and their respective ages in the special request box. Additional fees apply.

Guests arriving after check-in hours (20:00) must inform the property in advance. If the property is not informed, the booking may be treated as a no show. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Guests who have booked breakfast or dinner in advance and have food allergies or other dietary restrictions should inform the property directly. Please note, all requests are subject to availability and some meal types including vegetarian and gluten-free cannot be provided at the property.

The property has a curfew at 23:00. Guests cannot enter or leave the property after this time.

Please note that the maximum occupancy of the room includes all children and cannot be exceeded under any circumstances.

In response to Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Guests must check in by 18:00 to eat dinner at this property. Guests who check in after this time may not be served dinner, and no refund will be given.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

Please inform Ryokan Asunaro in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

An accommodation tax per person per night is not included in the price and needs to be paid at the property.

FAQs about Ryokan Asunaro

  • Check-in at Ryokan Asunaro is from 14:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Ryokan Asunaro offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Massage
    • Library
    • Full body massage
    • Hot spring bath
    • Public Bath

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Ryokan Asunaro (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Secured parking
    • Street parking
    • Free parking

  • Yes, Ryokan Asunaro is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • Room options at Ryokan Asunaro include:

    • Triple
    • Twin
    • Quadruple
    • Family
    • Partner offer

  • Guests staying at Ryokan Asunaro can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Asian
    • American

  • Ryokan Asunaro is 500 yards from the centre of Takayama.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Ryokan Asunaro by:

    • Train 3h

  • The prices at Ryokan Asunaro may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.