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Hotel Nikko Nara

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   8-1 Sanjo Hommachi, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8122, Japan (Nara Station)
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Ranked #4 of 30 Hotels in Nara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Tokyo, Japan
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82 reviews 82 reviews
41 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel located just connected to Nara station so it is so convenient if you come to this city by train. Hotel provide bicycle rental service (800yen per day) and from there everywhere in this city is just reachable. Don't forget to grab your bento lunch in the supermarket in the station and you are off to have picnic lunch... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we saw the size of the room, we asked for an upgrade. The new room was much larger, more comfortable, and had a huge bathroom. The manager misquoted the upgrade price, but honored the lower price he originally gave us. Across the street are several restaurants, including a tasty donut shop and a convenience store. The hotel is right... More

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Regina, Saskatchewan
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58 reviews 58 reviews
7 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

not local or interesting but a great stay right at the station.....we got a expedia rate of 97 which shared with two was great.......hot baths and walking distance to everything......if there for a day or two you can walk right in off the railway platform......grocery store on main floor....well worth the money.....

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It’s next to Nara JR station and bus terminal, or just 10 minutes on walk to get Kintetsu train. There are have many choices of convenience shops, supermarket and restaurants also, and around 15 minutes can reach to Nara Park by walk.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This is a good hotel in a good location. It is near the Nara JR station and in a few minutes, you can walk to the main attractions. There is a great food market on the lower level of the station. Room was nice, quite large for Japan standards and clean but basic and a little tired. Bathroom was very... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Stayed here just 2 nights to visit Nara. Hotel was nice, friendly staff but nothing out of the ordinary. Bike rental in the hotel but also right outside. Very conveniënt. Beer-garden including dinner-buffet on the roof. Did not try but had great views.

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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for one night (on our two week trip to Japan) and we reached Nara around 8 pm and the location was ideal as it was right next to the station.. And the staffs were very helpful and the rooms were excellent and bigger in terms of japan standard... They had a descent size bath and had Corby... More

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Scarsdale, New York
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Very positive stay. Room small, but clean. Hotel friendly, safe and efficient. Location has to be best in Nara. The train tracks for the local trains to/fro Kyoto and to/fro Horiuji were steps away and seemingly always leaving again in ten or twenty minutes. Temples in Nara and Horiuji were highlights of my Shinkasen tour out of Tokyo. Given the... More

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Onna-son, Japan
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I stayed here with my family, short walk from all the attractions in Nara and 1 min from the train and bus station. 5 persons for 4 nights (3kids) cost only about 50.000yen with out breakfast, bakery is in the station. Looking forward to come here again sometimes.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Hotel located beside jr station, which is very helpful for travelers. Staff are friendly, polite and helpful. Twin bad rooms enough to hold 3 peoples so no need to get extra bed. Out side the hotel you can just go straight and find many cafe/bar.

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Address: 8-1 Sanjo Hommachi, Nara, Nara Prefecture 630-8122, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Nara > Nara Station
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Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Nikko Nara 4*
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