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Hotel New Akao

1993-250 Atami, Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture 413-8555, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Sacramento, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most of the reviews are accurate: the hotel is dated and needs a lot of maintenance and repairs. In an attempt to provide a fair review for those interested in visiting Atami, here goes: Pro's: scenery is spectacular. From our room we had a great view of the ocean. We stayed in the higher-end section of the hotel called the... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

First thing its not ”new” they probably named it in the 70s. Once you get over the initial shock of the décor, we are talking plastic roses trellis tunnels and Romanesque curtains from a 80s porno movie. I actually really liked the place gives you a good feels of what the average Japanese folks do for a weekend away. Turning... More

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Inzai, Japan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

every year my husband and i stayed in a onsen hotel..its my second year to write a blog about our vacation.3months ago we booked here in akao.because theres no available onsen anywhere in popular place.i already expect its an old hotel.the location is good and accessible to station,they have their own shuttle bus so its good for us.our room is... More

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Toronto
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69 reviews 69 reviews
13 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

This facility is really about being by the ocean. Our room faced onto the ocean and the waves lulled us into a deep slumber. The view is spectacular. The onsen was outstanding, especially the rotemboro (the bath outside). Therapeutic, relaxing and rejuvenating. The japanese style room was comfortable. Nice to sleep on tatami with futons and buckwheat pillows. Too bad... More

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Bethesda, Maryland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

I attended a conference here. The facilities and service were outstanding. Excellent food, both western and Japanese. Rooms were satisfactory but not overwhelming, and each had a spectacular ocean view. The public baths (onsen) were a real treat. The grounds were extensive and picturesque, but the outlying grounds were not particularly well maintained. One minor defect is that internet access... More

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Chandler, Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

I have read some reviews prior to my stay at this property so I am aware of this place being old and not updated . But What I did not like is that I don't think they were enforcing the non smoking room policy very well. We had 2 nonsmoking rooms both have ashtrays on the table and in my... More

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Vancouver, Washington
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18 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

Ryokan type of hotel where you do sleep on the floor. I found the futons a bit stiffer than others I have stayed at. Room was quite large with a refrigerator. Separate toilet and tub. The shower was actually in the tub and there is just a drain in the middle of the room without a shower curtain. Quite interesting.... More

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Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We were attracted to this hotel mainly because of its location. Right on the cliff, with endless ocean view in every room, what more can you ask for? We booked the tatami rooms, clean, spacious and fun, not outdated as mentioned in some of the reviews. Our rooms were on opposing sides, each with a different breathtaking ocean view. I... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

its just mind blasting experience and all your stress has just been released. I love there shampoo the color of it black i forgot the name but you could buy it at there gift shop it is soft , and they have wonderful dinner with karaoke it is so much fun with a group.

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Los Angeles, California
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110 hotel reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

This hotel is not a good fit for most western travelers or for those expecting modern amenities. Pros: Fantastic view, hot spring baths. Cons: - Rooms are dimly lit and decor is quite dated. The futon is not conducive to a good night sleep. Sleep is further disturbed by the elevators beeping at every stop. The bathroom is very tiny... More

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Address: 1993-250 Atami, Atami, Shizuoka Prefecture 413-8555, Japan
Location: Japan > Chubu > Shizuoka Prefecture > Atami
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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