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Oriental Hotel

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Certificate of Excellence


#2 of 62 hotels in Chuo
Certificate of Excellence
Rebuilt from the ground up in 2010, Oriental Hotel stands proudly in the beautiful coastal city of Kobe. With a history of over 145 years, Oriental Hotel is widely recognized as Japan's first Western style hotel. Modeled after its predecessors, the hotel's interior features rich wood tones as well as vivid marine colors to represent its unique location between the Rokko Mountain range and Osaka Bay inlet.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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My family spend 4 nights at this hotel during our spring break. In short, this will be our choice of hotel to stay in Kobe from now on. The hotel room, service, attention to details were one of the best I have experienced. We had 5 year old son with us and they provided him
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Hotel's Favorite
It is hard to fault this hotel. Great location, beautiful rooms, 5 star service and superb breakfast buffet. Tasteful, but not over the top. Traditional but with a modern twist. And a good bar on the top floor. I would not stay anywhere else in Kobe, which is also a lovely city
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Response from OmotenashiHotelsKobe, Guest Relations Manager at Oriental Hotel
Responded Dec 3, 2018
Dear David E, Thank you for your kind words and review of us here on TripAdvisor. We are ecstatic to hear that your stay was one to write home about! Nothing pleases us more than hearing praise from a satisfied guest. We will continue to do our part and hone our skills to further knock your socks off the next time you have a chance to visit! Thank you again for your comment and we hope you have a great day.
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Well located hotel in Kobe very close to many attractions including the harbor. Nicely decorated rooms. Breakfast buffet is very nice as well. Service is simply excellent. Michiru Kikkawa located in the first floor really stood out with excellent service at arrival and
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A beautiful hotel with everything you could wish for. From a lovely entrance, stunning views from the bar area, fantastic breakfast buffet and not to forget the toiletries which were beautifully presented in a drawer. The room itself was so comfortable I did not want to leave.
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Response from OmotenashiHotelsKobe, Guest Relations Manager at Oriental Hotel
Responded 4 weeks ago
Dear Annwal, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and the TripAdvisor community. We are extremely pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and also strongly agree that heated seats are the way to go. I would also like to thank you for your honesty in regards to our room lighting. This is a point of discussion and we are looking for ways to shine a little light on the situation while keeping the calm and relaxing atmosphere everyone loves. We thank you for your recommendation and look forward to your next visit!
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I couldn’t imagine a better stay in Kobe. From the service to the location to the food, everything was great. The Tepanyakai restaurant was amazing with a great view, the bar and bartenders were fantastic, and the room was very luxurious and spacious after coming from Tokyo.
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Response from OmotenashiHotelsKobe, お客様担当マネージャー at Oriental Hotel
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear thoedoreb85, We love your last phrase so much, we might end up stealing it (borrowing it)! Thank you for your glowing review as we are thrilled to hear that your stay was truly "amazing". We hope that you find the time to visit us again in the future and we promise to do our best to one-up your last stay. Have a great day!
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$166 - $436 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
JapanKinkiHyogo PrefectureKobeChuo
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