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2 Extra pre-stay nights + nights 1, 2: The St. Regis Osaka
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Enjoying Osaka's most coveted address on Midosuji Avenue, the Champs Élysées of Osaka, The St. Regis Osaka opened its doors in 2010 and is the first international luxury hotel to open in the city in 13 years. Guest rooms welcome with a flat-screen HD TV with satellite and cable channels, Pioneer Blu-ray DVD/CD player, down comforter, 300-thread-count sheets and a pillow menu, expresso machine, fully stocked minibar, complimentary bottled water, in-room safe, individual climate control, a rainforest shower and separate soaking bathtub, bathrobes and slippers and a hairdryer. The Exercise Room is equipped with everything required for a satisfying workout, including TechnoGym, treadmills, bikes, weight training and free weights. If relaxation is more appealing, you'll find out it at IRIDIUM offering spa treatments and views of the Osaka skyline. Enjoy light fare at The St. Regis Terrace, northern Italian cuisine at La Veduta, distinctive French flavors in the bistro atmosphere of Rue d'Or or try a specialty cocktail like a "Shogun Mary" at The St. Regis Bar.

Nights 3 - 6: Kyoto Hotel Okura
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Conveniently located in the heart of the city, the Kyoto Hotel Okura has been awarded four "red pavilions," the highest rating in Kyoto, by the Michelin Guide. Guest rooms welcome with such appreciated amenities as satellite TV, minibar, bathrobes and slippers and a tea set. After a busy day, enjoy a swim in the indoor pool or take advantage of the Fitness Club facilities. Indulge in authentic Kyoto cuisine at Irifune, with views of a traditional Japanese garden, try the Chinese menu at Toh-Lee, Italian specialties at L'Olivo Felice, or stop at Panetteria Okura to pick up a bakery treat.

Night 7: Kayaga Hotel
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The Kagaya Hotel provides the ambiance of the traditional Japanese ryokan-style Hotel experience that combines both luxury and simplicity. The award-winning Onsen (baths heated by volcanic hot springs) are a uniquely Japanese experience. The Kagaya Hotel's facilities and high level of service have made it a favorite of Japan's royal family.

Nights 8 - 9: Hotel Associa Takayama Resort
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Nestled within the Takayama Highlands and surrounded by splendid vistas of the Japanese Alps, the Hotel Associa Takayama Resort offers guests modern amenities conveniently close to the rich history of Takayama itself. Comfortable guest rooms are larger than the Japanese average. The hotel boasts a natural hot spring bath with indoor and outdoor bathing pools, tennis courts, and even a mahjong room. Dine on French cuisine at the Rosiere restaurant or sample a variety of traditional Japanese fare at the hotel's other three restaurants. Savor locally brewed Hida sakes at the Estmare.

Night 10: Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort & Spa
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Located in the midst of the resort region of Hakone, an area noted for its natural hot springs, the Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort & Spa extends a warm welcome to travelers seeking a natural experience in the green foothills of the Fuji Hakone Izu National Park. Generously sized guest rooms, highlighted by contemporary design, offer balconies or sun rooms, 32-inch TV with cable / satellite channels and DVD player, marble bath, coffee maker, hairdryer, safe and Japanese cotton robes. The Spa Izumi and Onsen Halone feature separate soothing hot springs baths for men and women. The Dining Room, a provincial restaurant with an open kitchen and relaxing views, features authentic French and Japanese cuisine. The Living Room, with its delightful outdoor terrace, serves a wide selection of coffees and teas, snacks and light meals during the day and cocktails in the evening.

Nights 11 - 13: Mandarin Oriental Tokyo
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A "tower of contemporary luxury" in the center of the city awaits you at the Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo, where you'll find a stunning panorama surrounding you, no matter where you look.  A sense of space, created by expansive glass walls, pervades guest rooms that are among the largest in all of Japan. The hotel's defining style, reflected in each guest room, is that of futuristic luxury, enhanced with specially made fabrics and textiles that reflect the Japanese reverence for nature. Each offers an in-room interactive entertainment system providing integration of personal electronics such as iPod, MP3 and laptops, 45-inch LCD TV receiving over 50 channels, 450-thread-count Egyptian cotton sheets and plush terry bathrobes plus Japanese kimono-style robes, high-tech in-room safe with built-in charger and more to ensure a pleasant, comfortable stay. Cycle "through the sky" 38 floors above the city in the state-of-the-art Fitness Centre or indulge in a bit of pampering calm in the Spa in the Sky. If tea is your thing, you'll find Nirvana in the Sense Tea Corner, offering more than 20 different types in a relaxed and serene atmosphere, while the Mandarin Bar entices with signature cocktails as well as spirits to suit any taste. Dining options range from fine "Edo-mae" sushi at Sushi Sora, casual dining with an Italian flair at Ventaglio to Michelin-star Chinese cuisine and amazing city views at Sense and fine dining at Signature, which has earned a Michelin star for its contemporary French menu. The readers of Travel + Leisure placed the Mandarin Oriental, Tokyo on the list of the 500 World's Best hotels and voted it the #1 hotel in Japan.

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