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Hotel Seamore

3.5 of 5 1821, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture 649-2211, Japan
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hong Kong, China
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We chosr this hotel as it can be booked from Hotel.com for English users. As there is a bus stop outside the hotel, it's convenient to take the local bus (Meiko bus) to go anywhere, using 2/3 day bus tickets (which could be purchased at the bus stop in JR Shirahama station). The acomodation includes breakfast and dinner, so the... More

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8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I stayed at the hotel in April with my parents, the room is spacious and good enough for 3 of us with an Ocean View. Food quality is good and staffs are very polite and helpful. There is free entertainment show for inhouse guest at night time. Onsen outdoor is nice with ocean view too.

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Las Pinas, Philippines
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Stayed for a night at Hotel Seamore in April 2014. The view from our hotel room was jaw-dropping! One side of the room was overlooking the beautiful white beach while the other side showed the ocean and the rocky side of the shore. Room was quite spacious for a family of 6. It had a tea table, sofa set, 2... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Pros: amazing view, excellent staff, out door onsen (hot baths), fantastically presented dinner which is included Cons: hotel really needs a complete make over! If you can look past the very dated decor, it is an amazing experience to be had. I hope they can renovate the place so that it can be a truly amazing hotel. Very nostalgic.

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

I really wanted to stay at this hotel because of the Onsen pictures. But some of the reviews put me off. However the pictures won me over and I am so glad! This is a fabulous hotel with great, friendly staff. Yes the decor could be considered updated and nothing is quite as "Shiny" as the marketing pictures. But with... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This hotel might look a little bit old on the outside but the inside is great. The reception has excellent service and the receptionist took us to the room, making introduction of the hotel on the way. The hot spring bath is great. We viewed the sunset in a wooden tub, which was really luxurious. The dinner was wonderful, which... More

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Hong Kong, China
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26 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2013

I had high expectation before I arrived, but the hotel is old and serves mostly for group tours. Although the view nearby is great, the hot spring, being one of the most important factor for choosing this hotel, is not impressive. Even it's outdoor, your feel is that it is simply artifical. Breakfast quality is average and the room is... More

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Hong Kong, China
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126 reviews 126 reviews
54 hotel reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Taking the shuttle bus that serves the hot spring hotels and the JR train station, it would be about 20 minutes before you're dropped off at the hotel. It is a bit old and the furniture looked like they are from the sixties. But the rooms are clean and modern. I was upgraded to a mixed western and Japanese room... More

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Hong Kong, China
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34 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

The hotel is quite old but their onsen was facing the ocean, a wonderful view when you seat inside the bucket (the onsen). Also every room got seaview but what a shame is - no wifi, only at the lobby. I had a meal at their restaurant which is Kaseiki, over ten small dishes, rice, noodle... but not as delicious... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

Hotel itself is quite old and seems to be tailored for group visitors. I read some reviews and had fair expectation about it, the hotel boarding seems to be unreasonably high so I didn't book it together with the room, however upon arrival I asked the front desk staff about potential place for dinner, here is where the disaster began:... More

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Address: 1821, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture 649-2211, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Wakayama Prefecture > Nishimuro-gun > Shirahama-cho > Shirahama Onsen
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Seamore 3.5*
Number of rooms: 164
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