The Kansai Region Hotels

Nara Hotel

  • 1096 Takabatake-cho Map It
  • Nara Koen
  • Fodor's Choice
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Pros

  • Very spacious rooms
  • Top-class service
  • Imperial atmosphere

Cons

  • Nothing here comes cheap

Published 12/10/2015

Fodor's Review

Built in 1909, this hotel is a beautiful synthesis of Japanese and Western architecture. The high ceilings, wide hallways, and sumptuous beds are fit for, well, an emperor. The filigree-pattern light shades and silver-painted room heaters are all original. The lounge shows bits of the hotel's history, including the piano played by Albert Einstein during his visit. Although most rooms have a good view of the gardens or the temples, those in the new wing are not as grand as the traditional rooms in the old wing. Dinner is a special event in the old-fashioned Edwardian-style dining room, where excellent French food is served.

Hotel Information

Address:

1096 Takabatake-cho, Nara, Nara-ken, 630-8301, Japan

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Phone:

0742-26–3300

Hotel Details:

  • 129 rooms, 3 suites
  • Rate includes: No meals

Published 12/10/2015

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