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Reviewed yesterday

We could feel the old world charm the moment we saw the entrance of the hotel. We love the dinning area too, which was beautiful with a touch of Western grandeur. The Japanese breakfast was good and I liked it that we had a choice...More

Thank AMNH
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nara Hotel is a rare historical delight that retains much of the grandeur of years gone past. This western style gem has been graced by movie greats such as Chaplin, Brando and Hepburn, along with Presidents, Prime Ministers, Princesses and even the Dalai Lama –...More

Thank CKimoff
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed 2 nights in this historic hotel and were glad we did, for its old world charm. Our room was in the old wing which we preferred for its authenticity, although the rooms in the new wing would be bigger. Our parkside deluxe twin...More

Thank lilacfields
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Delightful stay at the Nara Hotel. Oldie Worldie Style prevails. The (western style) twin-beds bedroom we occupied was very pleasant, spacious and comfortable. Only thing missing was a safe. The hotel staff are very courteous and helpful. The Japanese restaurant was excellent and the bar...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

come again to visit Nara. overall not much change. very small hotel with full facilities. we enjoy the tea upon arrival here. this time we stay outside can enjoy the fresh air as well as the falling of cherry blossom. room is as usual a...More

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#2 Business Hotel in Nara
#2 Luxury Hotel in Nara
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US$155 - US$839 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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26 October 2016|
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Response from Keiko P | Reviewed this property |
yes across the road there is a couple of shops n restaurants. Also main shopping area with famous mochi shops about 15 min walk back towards town. I had a great kaiseki meal in a restaurant in the mall. I cant remember the... More
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Trevor L
28 December 2015|
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Response from Mercury752 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure as we were there in the Fall. It is right next to a large park and there are trees everywhere in Nara; however, you would need to check with a local to find out when and where blossoming occurs. They have an... More
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"In the new wing try to avoid level three which is actually the lowest level and close to a footpath."
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"2/F at old wing. New wing has larger room and toilet than old wing."
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"Choose a room in the original building"
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