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Shiraraso Grand Hotel

4.0 of 5 Onsen Hotel   |   868-40, Shirahama-cho, Nishimuro-gun, Wakayama Prefecture 649-2211, Japan (Shirahama Onsen)
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This hotel is located right next to the ocean and thus the look outside the window was stunning. Staff was very friendly. Not many of them were English speaking though. Between hotel and the sea there is a nice playground which our toddler liked. The onsen were also quite nice, the food was tasty and nicely presented. Perfect two stay... More

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Milan, Italy
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108 reviews 108 reviews
32 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

I didn't know this hotel chain and it has been a really pleasant surprise! I can without doubt this hotel it's the best we visited during our stay in Japan. The service has been amazing: the personnel has been very kind and always ready to assist and help with anything. We booked a room with also western style bed and... More

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Shanghai, China
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68 reviews 68 reviews
31 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

What a great Japanese experience we had here. We decided on a special treat and booked a Japanese-Style Deluxe Room which has two spacious rooms, an indoor balcony and two bathrooms. Futons were set up every evening. The booking comes with a yummy Japanese Style breakfast and we enjoyed various kinds of fish, miso soup, rice, salads... My kids are... More

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Dublin
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57 reviews 57 reviews
42 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights in late September, - which is out of season for this resort, and we were hoping for good weather, and we were not disappointed. Even for late September, the weather was hot. The only down side is that the town itself was very quiet, with only a handful of restaurants open and the town’s only... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

I stayed there with my family for 2 nights. All staffs are very friendly and showed typical Japanese hospitality. The reception manages to communicate adequately in English and are very helpful. When asked about bus trips, her immediately printed out the whole schedule and gave directions. Other staffs could barely speak English but were very sincere. We were in half... More

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013 via mobile

We stayed here for one night at the low season , the town is quiet and the beach is beautiful. View from the window is the highlight as all other guests has already mentioned. Nicely maintained property situated in a central location yet on a gorgeous beach. We stayed on the top floor and had nice in room dinner when... More

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44 reviews 44 reviews
24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

I recently spent the weekend at this lovely hotel after a business trip in Japan. Upon check in, I was greeted warmly, and then escorted to a lovely Japanese style room with a view of the lovely beach. I was the only westerner in the hotel, and each and every of the hotel's wonderful staff, looked out for me, treating... More

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Hong Kong, China
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2013

Once we enter the room, we just simply say "Wow" to the spectacular view of the beach outside the big windows. The white sandy beach with the slide facilities in the nearby park has occupied our two young kids for the whole afternoon. It is very convenient that we can access the beach through a private path of hotel. The... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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74 reviews 74 reviews
43 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2012

This is one of few De Luxe hotels which welcome solo tourist in Nanki Shirahama. My room was spacious with ocean view. The two large baths are both gorgeous,although oceam view bath,which is better of the two, is reserved for ladies in the afternoon and at night. Men can use it only in the morning. Location of the hotel is... More

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Moscow
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68 reviews 68 reviews
18 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

I was several time at this hotel. It is about 5 minutes by taxi from Shirakhama airport. It is traditional japan hotel. You must put kimono and japan shoes inside hotel. Breakfest, dinner (without drinks) and hot springs are included. Rooms are without bed, only tatamy and mattress. But every room equipped with air condition, TV, modern toilet and bath.... More

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Address: 868-40, 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:4 star — Shiraraso Grand Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 100
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