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Kasuga Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   40 Noboriojicho, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8213, Japan
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Ranked #4 of 30 hotels in Nara
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Singapore, Singapore
13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Kasuga Hotel is mere minutes from Kintetsu Nara train station and a bustling shopping and dining strip, and just across from Nara Park and all the historical treasures around it. In short, it is a brilliant place to stay. The hotel offers both Japanese and Western rooms, and we stayed in a Western room. Our room is large by Japanese... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

My first touchpoint with Japan was Kasuga hotel. I was impressed with the warmth of the staff & how welcoming they are! 2 minutes after you step foot in your room, make sure that you'll be followed by a hot towel and a warm cup of traditional green tea. It takes a little bit of getting used to to take... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Stayed at Kasuga hotel in Nara during summer. Rooms are well furnished, hotel in great location next to shopping strip and kintetsu Nara train station as well as walking distance to Nara park and places of interests. Almost perfect stay except for the fact that this is a very Japanese hotel with staff speaking limited English, room service menus and... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013 via mobile

This is the only hotel in our Japanese trip where we experimented a Japanese room. The room was large and reasonably comfortable, including the bed on the Tatami on the floor. Green tea smell everywhere (a little too much). In fact tea is offered to hosts in the room immediately after check in (after 3pm). The style is a little... More

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Melbourne Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

It is on the main road heading towards the Todai-ji Temple. I was abit concerned regarding road noise as our room ... 305 .. Was facing the road and parking lot. NO need to be concerned double glazed windows .. We did not hear ANY road noise. We were also opposite the elevator and did not hear that ding once.... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

My wife and I stayed two nights at the Kasuga while visiting Nara. It was a very welcoming hotel, but almost deserted - perhaps we visited at a slow time. I'm not nearly experienced enough to say whether the "traditional" room was a good example of the kind, but I can say we enjoyed it. Our room attendant was very... More

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London, UK
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72 reviews 72 reviews
38 hotel reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2012

We stayed at the Kasuga Hotel for one night whilst visiting the temples and other sites of Nara. The hotel has a great location in the real heart of Nara just 100m from the Kintetsu Nara railway station. It is located next to the main shopping area and is very close to many of the main attractions in Nara. It... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

We stayed 2 nights in Japanese style room. Their name is "Hotel" but it is more like "Ryokan". Their breakfast and dinner were very good. We had the local beef Shabu Shabu for dinner one night which was excellent. Big bath with outside tub was very clean and nice. They switch men and women's bath in morning and evening, so... More

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Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

Perfect location. It is next to Nara Station (Kintetsu line), only 2 minutes walk is needed. I've booked a standard japanese style room to let my dad experience authentic japanese culture as this is his first time visit japan. Surprisingly, a special room is given to us when we checked in. There was a balcony, a small living room (6-Tatami)... More

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Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
44 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

During my travel in Japan, this turned out to be my favorite hotel. I loved it. The staff was very helpful. I felt their concern was sincere and motivated by a desire that I have a good experience. It was a very "Japanese" experience, but at the same time they were eager to accommodate my particular needs that often draw... More

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Also Known As:
Kasuga Hotel Nara
Address: 40 Noboriojicho, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8213, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Nara
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Ranked #4 of 30 hotels in Nara
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kasuga Hotel 3.5*
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