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Nakanobo Zuien

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808 Arimacho, Kita-ku, Kobe 651-1401, Hyogo Prefecture
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Ranked #7 of 112 Hotels / Ryokan in Kobe
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took express bus one hour from Umeda directly. As the hotel was just next to the terminus, it was very convenient for us as we took the luggage and stayed overnight. This is a hot spring hotel, you can enjoy in public or private bath. For private bath, it cost ¥2000 per hour but suitable for couple or family... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

Reserved a room for after cruise. Arrived around 5 in the afternoon. It only takes couple minutes walk from the bus stop. There is a person greed you in the front door and lead you all the way to the lobby. You don't need to wait in line. You offered towel, green tea, sweet while you seated comfortably for them... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

You get what you pay for in this hot spring hotel. It's quite pricey but the service is really good. Pros - 5 minutes walk from the train station - right next to shops - good view from the room - excellent breakfast - pretty good hot spring and massage chair cons: - the staff doesn't speak English very well

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2009

I am Japanese - and I think I may have a bit higher standards for Japanese Inns. I don't like those which use low-quality china, make bland food, lack quality service. Zuien may be on a bit pricier side, but the service, hot spring, and food is all good. They are good but not in a snobbish way. They will... More 

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