Honjin Hiranoya Kachoan

Hida Takayama, Gihu


Honjin Hiranoya Kachoan is the most established Japanese style ryokan in Takayama city. Takayama attracts a number of individual tourists from all over the world due to its unique local culture and surrounding great nature. To fully appreciate the charm of old small town Takayama, you are advised to explore by walking, ideally early in the morning or late in the afternoon when crowds of tourists are not visible.

Honjin Hiranoya is ideally located in the heart of Takayama, allowing guests to enjoy Takayama's beauty in peaceful moments. The dishes utilize local seasonal ingredients, including famous Hida beef, Japan's top brand beef. Enjoy also your time in uniquely decorated rooms.

Accommodation Type Ryokan
Access Approx. 4 hrs from Tokyo
Price Range* From 25,000 to 39,000 yen /person
Environment Conveniently located in the heart of Takayama city
Room 28 (19 standard rooms and 9 suite rooms)
Private Bath All rooms are equipped with bath
*Price per person, per night, for double occupancy with dinner and breakfast, including service charges (exclusive of tax). Prices differ depending on room type and season. Please check when booking.

Basic Information


  • Situated in central Takayama
  • Modern building with traditional Japanese interiors and settings


  • All rooms are equipped with private baths.
  • Shared hot spring baths


  • Dinners are served in dining rooms or in your rooms
  • Breakfasts are served in dining rooms
  • Japanese full-course dinner with local ingredients


  • Check in from 14:00
  • Check out by 10:00
  • English: OK

Honjin Hiranoya Kachoan is conveniently located close to picturesque streets in Takayama.

Room type and prices

img_central01_05.jpg Standard
From JPY 25,000 and above
img_central01_06.jpg Suite
From JPY 30,000 and above

  • Different rates are applied for different seasons and room types. Please check with us when you book.
  • The rates are per person, per night, for double occupancy. The rate includes dinner and breakfast.
  • Service charge are included (exclusive of tax).



By train (from Tokyo)

  • Tokyo - [Tokaido Shinkansen(bullet train): 1hr. 40 min.] - Nagoya- [JR: Wide View Hida express: 2hrs. 20 min] - Takayama - [5 min: taxi or hotel's bus] - Honjin Hiranoya Kachoan

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