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3.0 of 5 Onsen Ryokan   |   1113-3 Takabatakecho, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8301, Japan
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Ranked #6 of 29 Nara B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014
EdandJoao t London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 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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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Excellent location for sightseeing in Nara. The hotel is located right next to the park and temples. The men's outdoor bath overlooks the temple. The public baths are quite small and the outdoor and indoor baths are in different locations -somewhat unusual for onsen hotels. Sound insulations in our room were not great, we heard the rumbling from the walkway... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Superbly located this Ryokan provides a fairly genuine Japanese Inn experience. You will not even need a taxi from Kintetsu station - a familiarising stroll through a nice arcade and past a small lake will take you to the front door. The attentive staff make every effort to ensure your Ryokan experience is a positive one. We headed straight for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

Asukaso is a short walk from the Kintetsu Nara station and is very welcoming to non Japanese trying out their first ryokan. We had a tatami room with a beautiful view of the 5-story pagoda at Kofukuji and stayed for 3 days. Although the staff spoke only a little English they were incredibly helpful. Our credit card had stopped working... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2009

Stayed in this superior ryokan (Jananese style inn) for 3 nights. Breakfast and dinner included in costs. Having never stayed inn a atypical Jananese hotel before I was a lillte unsurevw what to expect but the experience was one not to be missed. I believe we were the only non Japanese staying in the hotel. Some staff had reasonable English,... More

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Address: 1113-3 Takabatakecho, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8301, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Nara
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Hotel Class:3 star — Asukaso 3*
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