Accommodations in Japan can be divided according to eastern and western styles. The first ones approximate the international standards of classification. Everyone can feel how much differ European and Japanese way of life while staying in traditional hotels-ryokans. Here you will be wearing a kimono, walk barefoot on the mat, wash in a barrel-ofuro, eat sashimi with chopsticks, sleep on the floor on special mattresses, admiring the flower arrangements inside and the rock garden outside. And for your choice there are rooms in European styles - yoshiki and national style - vashiki. Regardless of the place of your staying in this country you should know that all Japan hotels are distinguished by cleanliness and hospitality that is proven by hotel price comparison. Location and type of the lodging are the main factors that influence hotel prices in Japan. Having decided in favor of small-town ryokans you will live in cheap hotels though if your plans are to enjoy lodging in one of the tourist centers get ready to pay tenfold more.