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Down comforters, in-room safe, individually furnished, free WiFi
Down comforters, in-room safe, individually furnished, free WiFi
Down comforters, in-room safe, individually furnished, free WiFi
Down comforters, in-room safe, individually furnished, free WiFi

Overview of Nikko Hoshinoyado

Nikko Hoshinoyado

3.5 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
321-1401, Tochigi-ken, Nikko, 1115 Kamihatsuishi-machi

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationToshogu9 min walk
  • Popular LocationNikkozan Rinnoji11 min walk
  • Popular LocationFutarasan Shrine15 min walk
  • AirportUtsunomiya (QUT)42 min drive

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About this area

Nikko

Located in Nikko, Nikko Hoshinoyado is in the historical district and near a train station. Edo Wonderland and Kosugi Hoan Memorial Nikko Art Museum are cultural highlights, and some of the area's landmarks include Toshogu and Shinkyo. Tobu World Square and Irohazaka Winding Road are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Shinkyo - 2 min walk
  • Rinno-ji Temple - 4 min walk
  • Toshogu - 9 min walk
  • Nikkozan Rinnoji - 11 min walk
  • Futarasan Shrine - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Nikko Tobunikko Station - 3 min drive
  • Shimoimaichi-eki - 10 min drive
  • Haneda Airport (HND) - 127 min drive

Restaurants

  • YOIMURASAKI – Garden-view restaurant. Serves breakfast and dinner. Reservations required.

About this property

Nikko Hoshinoyado

3.5-star ryokan, walk to Toshogu
Along with a restaurant, this ryokan has a 24-hour front desk and free newspapers. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and free train station pick-up are also provided. Additionally, multilingual staff, a garden, and gift shops/newsstands are onsite. All 21 individually furnished rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like slippers and children's slippers.
Nikko Hoshinoyado offers 21 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and slippers. Each accommodation is individually furnished. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include toilets with an electronic bidet, complimentary toiletries, hair dryers, and children's slippers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and in-room massages can be requested.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Services include massages. Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen) and a yukata (Japanese robe). These services feature separate men and women areas.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Limited onsite parking
  • Electric car charging station on site
  • Free train station pick-up shuttle from 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Train station shuttle on request, at scheduled times

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–8:30 AM: JPY 2200 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Hot springs
  • Karaoke

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Japanese

Outdoors

  • Garden

Spa

  • Hot springs
  • Hot springs open from 3:30 PM - midnight
  • Hot springs water temperature (Fahrenheit) - 106
  • Indoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Massages
  • Outdoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Separate men/women areas in public bath
  • Yukata (Japanese robe)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Down comforter
  • Free extra futon mattress

Bathroom

  • Electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Entertainment

  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator

More

  • Children's slippers
  • Free local calls
  • In-room massage
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - 7 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Early check-in fee: JPY 2750
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: JPY 2750

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 3:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Pickup shuttle service is provided from Nikko Station 2-6 PM only.
Guests who book the half board rate plan must check-in before 7 PM. Guests must contact the property to arrange dinner if unable to arrive by 7 PM.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A bathing tax, collected at the property, may be charged. The bathing tax applies to properties with hot springs and ranges from JPY 150-500 per person, per night based on local regulations. Please note that further exemptions may apply.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: JPY 2200 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in fee: JPY 2750 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: JPY 2750 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the train station; guests must contact the property with arrival details on arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Hot springs access available from 3:30 PM to midnight
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

Hoshinoyado
Hoshinoyado Inn
Nikko Hoshinoyado
Nikko Hoshinoyado Inn
Nikko Hoshinoyado Nikko
Nikko Hoshinoyado Ryokan
Nikko Hoshinoyado Ryokan Nikko

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Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 29 out of 42 reviews
5 - Excellent 69%
Rating 4 - Good. 9 out of 42 reviews
4 - Good 21%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 42 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 42 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 42 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.2/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent ryokan with a lovely onsen bath, situated near the center of everything you want to see.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice service and food. Wished the room hater was on was when we came in.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This is a traditional Japanese hotel, so the bed is a thin sleep pad on the floor and shoes aren't allowed in the room. Chairs are also very low or on the ground so this is probably not going to be ideal for anyone with mobility issues. However, if you are looking for an authentic Japanese experience, then this is the place. The rooms are lovely, with tatami mats and thoughtful little touches throughout. The staff couldn't be nicer and they even had a few who spoke English which I found to be fairly rare, even in the more Western stlye hotels I stayed in. There is also a lovely Japanese Garden, which is the view for breakfast. I went for the traditional Japanese breakfast which might not be for everyone because in Japan they eat the same things for breakfast as any other meal so amoung other things, it consisted of cooked fish, squid, pickled vegetables and sashimi so not exactly what Westerners are used to but it was beautifully presented and was really good. They do offer a Western breakfast too but I say be brave and go for the Japanese one. The location is great, an easy walk to the World Heritage shrines and the hotel does a shuttle to and from the train stations which is a bonus. I would definitely stay here again.
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019