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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very lovely ryokan. The rooms were big and spacious, especially the bathroom. They also had a wonderful massage chair which was great after a long day of walking. Staff were incredibly professional and polite, and could handle English quite well. Dinner and breakfast provided were delicious and a great example of Japanese kaiseki. Location is very convenient, not even...

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kasuga_hotel, オーナー at Kasuga Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing our hotel the other day. We are also content you could have a pleasant time in Nara and our hotel. We wish you could have second time to visit Nara, where we can see a variety of scenery of the four seasons

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spacious, comfortable ryokan with large main area for sleeping, and 2 side tatami rooms, one with a settee, chairs & table, and one with traditional Japanese table and floor level seats w/backs. Great for our family of 2 adults & 3 teenagers. Full amenities. Most staff was very friendly. Large, well equipped onsen with indoor & outdoor baths. A 10...

Thank Elizabeth R
Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This hotel is near Kintetsu station; this line has fastest connection to Kyoto. JR station is farther away. The rooms are spacious with very well equiped bathroom in addition to public bath. The beds are excellent. The staff is extremely friendly and helpful. Upon arrival and every evening when we returned from a day walking they awaited us with hot...

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kasuga_hotel, オーナー at Kasuga Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing our hotel the other day. We are also happy you could have a pleasant time in Nara. We are grateful to you for good reviews. We wish you could have opportunity to visit our city and hotel some day again.

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Kasuga hotel is just up the road from Kintetsu Nara Railway Station and major bus stop; very close to interesting shops and restaurants; and a short walking distance from Nara Park and National Museum and shrine. Service was excellent and attentive, and traditional breakfasts really beautiful. Our room was very comfortable, with both western shower, and an 'open-air bath' --which...

1Thank Travellingfriend_8
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The hotel is in a most convenient location being just up the hill from the Kintetsu Nara station. (The JR station is a few blocks away.) Our room, 310 was very spacious, and could be called a fusion of Japanese and Western styles, with permanently set up western floor mattresses - two king singles, and two low chairs and coffee...

Thank youarewhatyoueat
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best hotel experiences I've ever had in my travels. The hotel staff were accommodating and attentive without being intrusive. I encourage everyone to experience the traditional Japanese hotel and to partake of the amazing dinner served in room. The food is some of the best I've had. The baths are not to be missed. This...

Thank Charity E
Brookline, Massachusetts
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We spent one expensive, traditional, and lovely night here. We chose a Japanese room and Japanese meals. We were greeted with iced green tea and hot towels. Our room was gigantic (we splurged for an in-room, outdoors, private onsen, so we didn't have to be naked with other people), and had two toilet rooms, a little kitchenette area, a living...

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

The care, the cleanliness, the service, the tatamis and the futons, and of course the Toto Washlet toilets would have been pleasure enough. But the way everything was perfectly constructed, the aesthetics of the place, and the interactions with the staff turned our stay into an uplifting experience. The dinners and breakfasts made it truly extraordinary, never to be forgotten....

1Thank Sheila K
Shanghai Region, China
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Lucky to book a room during the Nara Marathon. The hotel is almost right next to the Kintesu station and also the covered shooping street. It's only a short walk to the Nara Park. Breakfast was great, was Japanese set. There was a large outdoor pool in Japanese style. Though water was not real onsen water as the hotel already...

1Thank shanghai2014de
Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 14 October 2015

Initially we were going to go to Nara for just a day trip from Kyoto but decided to stay overnight instead. I am so glad we did as I feel we really got a true feeling for this lovely city. We arrived via the JR line as we had a 7 day rail pass and this hotel was a quick...

5Thank SuziiW

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Address: 40 Noboriojicho, Nara 630-8213, Nara Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Nara
Price Range: RM920 - RM2,434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kasuga Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Nara
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“310 was good. There are many different room configurations”
youarewhatyoueat, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Stay in a Japanese style room rather than a western one for the experience”
SuziiW, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Try the Japanese style rooms”
richardmB6510OO, 18 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are the same, huge and spacious.”
FideleHK, 22 Nov 2013 | Read review
“The "traditional" room was a nice experience, but make sure you know what you're getting - it's very different from a Western room. Make time to use the hotel baths - they're tremendously relaxing.”
ezetta0041, 30 Nov 2012 | Read review
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