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10 Best Hotels in Takayama

Hotel Kuretakeso Takayama Ekimae
3 out of 5
1-86-1,Showa-cho, Takayama, Gifu
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The price is AU$76 per night
0.21 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (580 reviews)

"Amazing hotel .. though i stayed only one night it is the best. Close to Train and bus station with easy access. Pillow bar and massage chair are pleasant surprise.. Highly recommend and will stay again next time am in Takayama."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb. 2020

Hotel Kuretakeso Takayama Ekimae
3 out of 5
6-105 Hanasatomachi, Takayama, Gifu
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The price is AU$71 per night
0.09 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (4 reviews)

"一言で言えばコ・ス・パがいいです。 安さだけを求めたら 他にもホテルはありますが、 こちらは値段以上の価値があります。 仕事の出張で連泊をしました。 コロナの影響で 近隣の飲食店は閉まっているところもありましたが、 キッチンがあるので スーパーで調達してきて調理すればいいんです。 高級なお肉やさんもあるので フライパンで焼き肉もできます。 広いので 籠っていても全然苦痛はありません ベッド以外の場所で きちんと座ってくつろげます。 居心地がよすぎて 半年後の予約もしました。"…"

Reviewed on 24 May 2020

Best Western Hotel Takayama
3.5 out of 5
6-6 Hanasato-cho, Takayama, Gifu-ken
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The price is AU$120 per night
0.13 km from city centre
4.2/5Excellent! (466 reviews)
Pleasant stay!

"Room is small but clean. Location was pretty good about 2mins walk to JR shinkansen and bus terminal. Walkable to old town & jinya too. Thumb up!"…"

Reviewed on 26 Dec. 2019

Best Western Hotel Takayama
Okada Ryokan Warakutei
3.5 out of 5
505 Hirayu Okuhida Onsengo, Takayama, Gifu-ken
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The price is AU$145 per night
27.55 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (355 reviews)

"Love it. Love it. Love it. The view from my window is breathtaking. The service is great. The open-air onsen is so good."…"

Reviewed on 29 Mar. 2020

Okada Ryokan Warakutei
3.5 out of 5
3-39-1, Hanasato-cho, Takayama, Gifu-ken
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The price is AU$110 per night
0.45 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (781 reviews)

"They offer large rooms which is unexpected in Japan and amazing facilities. Reasonably close to JR station which is helpful."…"

Reviewed on 23 Mar. 2020

TOKYU STAY Hida-Takayama Musubi no Yu
3.5 out of 5
4-301, Hanasatomachi, Takayama, Gifu
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The price is AU$176 per night
0.1 km from city centre
TOKYU STAY Hida-Takayama Musubi no Yu
Hida Hanasatonoyu Takayama Ouan
3.5 out of 5
4-313 Hanasato-machi, Takayama, Gifu
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0.28 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (1,103 reviews)

"I love the Onsen, feee ramen and basically the entire vibe of the hotel, really relaxing and enjoyable. I wish that they have smart tv thou, so that we can chill and watching Netflix at night."…"

Reviewed on 24 Mar. 2020

Hida Hanasatonoyu Takayama Ouan
Honjin Hiranoya Bekkan
4 out of 5
1-5 Honmachi, Takayama, Gifu-ken
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0.65 km from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (324 reviews)
Highly recommended

"Excellence location! The service at this hotel is very good, very friendly and approachable staffs! My child is below 3 so there was no additional charge for meals, but they prepared very scrumptious dinner & breakfast for her! Will definitely stay at this hotel again if I visit takayama!"…"

Reviewed on 29 Dec. 2019

Honjin Hiranoya Bekkan
3 out of 5
13-1, Matsunoki-cho, Takayama, Gifu
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3.03 km from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (202 reviews)

"Front office staff is very helpful. Room and onsen are acceptable. Location of the hotel is off the main tourist area and the hotel provide free shuttle bus to supplement this key disadvantage. However, the bus schedule is not frequent and the drop off/pick up locations are limited. Most disgustingly, ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Mar. 2020

3 out of 5
5-13-17 Hanasatomachi, Takayama, Gifu
The price is AU$266 per night
0.15 km from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)
Great Location in Takayama

"Terrific location, small boutique hotel with great service. Rooms and cafe small. Luggage storage in rooms was a bit of a problem but overall good value."…"

Reviewed on 27 Jan. 2020

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Visiting Takayama

Visitors to Takayama are sure to enjoy the mountain views and local tours. Tourists can also enjoy the city's festivals, temples, and museums.

  • There are 123 hotels and other accommodations in Takayama
  • The closest major airport is in Toyama (TOY) 56.2 from the city center
  • The next closest is in Komatsu (KMQ) 80.5 away

Sightseeing and Staying in Takayama

Cultural venues in the city include Fujii Museum of Folk Handicraf, Hida Folk Archeological Museum, and Fujii Folk Museum. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Hida Kokubun-ji, Takayama Jinya, and Kusakabe Mingei-kan. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the mountain views and these places to visit: Shiroyama Park, Mt. Kurai, and Anbozan.

In Takayama, there are 123 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect vacation. Below are highly ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Wanosato - With a stay at this 4.5-star ryokan, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with an in-room deep soaking tub.
  • Auberge Hidanomori - Our customers like the breakfast and helpful staff at this guesthouse. This 3-star guesthouse features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi.
  • Honjin Hiranoya Kachoan - Guests who stay at this 4-star ryokan in Hida Takayama Onsen can enjoy access to a full-service spa and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its helpful staff.

A top sight outside the city is Kappa Bridge, located 22.8 mi (36.7 from the heart of the city.

Getting Around Takayama

To see more of the larger area, hop aboard a train at Hidafurukawa station. Takayama might not have as many public transit options to choose from so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Takayama

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 57°F during the day and 33°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 80°F, while the average at night is 43°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 89°F with nighttime averages of 60°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 74°F and nighttime averages of 36°F
  • Takayama gets about 1.54 inches of rain per year
  • Usually August and July are the hottest months with an average of 86°F, whereas February and January are often coldest, averaging 34°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Takayama?
Oyado Koto No Yume is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 4-star ryokan offers a restaurant and free WiFi. It is located a short 10-minute walk from Takayama Jinya. Reviews from our site also recommend Okada Ryokan Warakutei and Hida Hanasatonoyu Takayama Ouan as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Takayama, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are fully refundable provided that you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before the scheduled arrival. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals available in Takayama.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Takayama?
Based on reviews, Country Hotel Takayama is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and air conditioning. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Hida Takayama Washington Hotel Plaza and Best Western Hotel Takayama.
What's the best place to stay for a family holiday in Takayama?
Associa Takayama Resort is a top 4-star resort on Expedia for families, and features 2 restaurants and free parking. Other choices for your child-friendly holiday include Guest House THANYAPORN and Hida Tsuzuri Oboro. Also, attractions such as Hida Minzoku Mura Folk Village and Shin Hotaka Ropeway are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for couples in Takayama?
Ryokan Murayama is a favourite 3.5-star ryokan for couples, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices for your romantic getaway include Hida Hanasatonoyu Takayama Ouan and Hidatei Hanaougi.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Takayama?
The Open Heart Pension Hirakawa is a top pension for people travelling with their pets, and offers a restaurant and free WiFi for its human guests. Other good options for you and your pet’s trip include PENSION GOOD LUCK TAKAYAMA and Izumigo Takayama Dog Paradise Hotel.
What's the best high-end hotel in Takayama?
Wanosato is a 4.5-star ryokan and popular for Expedia travellers looking for a luxurious stay. Another upscale choice for your holiday is Associa Takayama Resort.
What's the best hotel for a golf holiday in Takayama?
Minshuku Kuwataniya is a 3-star pension featuring free WiFi and free parking, and it’s a top choice for playing a round of golf. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Hida Takayama Park City Hotel and Takayama Green Hotel. You can tee off at Akechi Golf Club Shokawa Golf Ground during your trip.
Where's the best place to stay in Takayama that's close to historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Hodakaso Yamanoiori is a top 3-star ryokan for history buffs booking on Expedia, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other choices close to historic sites include Oyado Koto No Yume and Ryokan Asunaro. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Takayama Jinya, Kusakabe Mingei-kan and Sakurayama-Jinja.
Where's the best place to stay for a ski holiday in Takayama?
Based on our travel data, Hodakaso Yamanoiori is a top 3-star ryokan for skiing, and features a restaurant and free WiFi. Other good choices for your ski trip include Hiratakan and MINSHUKU SUISENSO. Spend your days on the slopes by visiting Mont Deus Hidakuraiyama Snow Park, Ciao Ontake Snow Resort or Shinhotaka Ropeway.
What is the best spa hotel in Takayama?
Hida Hanasatonoyu Takayama Ouan is a top spa hotel with 167 rooms, free WiFi and laundry facilities. Kick back and relax in the hot tub. Other popular spa hotels in Takayama include Hoshokaku and Hidamarinoyu Flop House - Hostel.
How is it to stay in Takayama?
Visitors to Takayama will definitely enjoy the mountain views and local tours. Tourists can also enjoy the city’s festivals, temples and museums. Top sights around the area include Takayama Jinya and Shirakawago Hirase Onsen. In Takayama, there are 236 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.

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