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Arima Grand Hotel

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Gullane, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived at Arima by 'ropeway' and walked down into town. The wee one was taking a nap in the stroller so it seems a good idea at the time, definitely easier to take the courtesy bus that the hotel lays on. The hotel is modern, clean and the staff couldn't be friendlier. we had a traditional japanese style room...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my first trip to Arima Onsen and we are very pleased with the hotel service. So glad we have booked Japanese style twin room in the central wing, this room type is recently renovated, it is combined decor of Japanese and West. They room is very spacious, clean and the decor is modern. Nice view from the window....

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Reviewed November 16, 2016

Very Nice Hotel, awesome for nice view from hotel, with wonderful staff and room quality, as well as the set dinner and buffet breakfast, i would definitely come again. There's a hotel shuttle bus reach train station every 15 minutes, don't really need to call the hotel or walk upstairs yourself. We received a warm welcome from Hotel staff once...

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San Diego
Reviewed November 16, 2016 via mobile

Vast property with areas to explore. Stayed in a room with conventional bed plus outer living area which can be setup with tatami for sleeping as well. Bathroom is separate from toilet so room design is more choppy than a newer but smaller room with Murphy bed. Had the kaiseki dinner which was very generous in portions but not necessarily...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Alongside the great view and the public bath that the hotel offers, one of the greatest perks of this hotel is the Kaiseki meal. If you include that in your reservation, there is a nice lady who comes at your reserved time to serve you the course which lasts about an hour. The quality is great and they don't give...

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Dortmund, Germany
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

We went to Arima on a day trip and chose the Grand Hotel because it was high season with the Sakura blooming and visitors coming from all over the Kansai area. The easiest option to get to the hotel is to take the shuttle bus from near the tourist information, which is also near the Hankyu Express Bus stop. At...

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Reviewed March 28, 2016

This place has very few Americans. And here's why: Arima is an onsen town that many Japanese locals love. It is small humble town that has nothing glitzy. But oh, the "golden" mineral water and the exquisite service of everyone there in the town and the hotel made this one day here at the hotel our highlight of the 8-day...

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Reviewed March 21, 2016 via mobile

While we are on a family holiday we couldn't resist the temptation to meet with some suppliers as well. They invited us to Kobe and we stayed at the aroma grand hotel with their families and ours. It was an amazing experience for us and everything was beautiful. I wish we could stay longer and would love to come back....

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Reviewed January 23, 2016

Good food and amazing onsen facilities, convenient shuttle service running every 15 mins to and from train and bus station Luxurious Great Japanese standard of services Have day trip bath(onsen) and lunch package

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Reviewed January 1, 2016

The thing that made this stay so memorable is their high quality service & facilities. Our room and the outdoor onsen have spectacular view. After the onsen, there are complimentary use of massage chairs & drinks. The room is clean and huge. I really enjoyed the dinner in tatami room and the waitress was very polite. She explained the dishes...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Arima Grand Hotel

Address: 1304-1 Arimacho, Kita-ku, Kobe 651-1401, Hyogo Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Hyogo Prefecture > Kobe > Arima Onsen
Price Range: $362 - $660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Arima Grand Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 228
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#6 Spa Hotel in Kobe
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#10 Family Hotel in Kobe
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“Don't need to book room with priviate onsen, reserve a session of private family onsen is enough and much cheaper”
 of 5 bubbles 954mavisc, Nov 16, 2016 | Read review
“Get rooms with private onsen, more pricey, but really worth it”
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 of 5 bubbles tennias, Dec 18, 2015 | Read review
“rooms facing the Arima onsen town”
 of 5 bubbles DLi_hk, Aug 30, 2015 | Read review
“Western and Japanese room can accomodate more than 3 persons.”
  • Twin beds
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 of 5 bubbles richardchai, Aug 7, 2015 | Read review
“Choose the rate with dinner for two”
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 of 5 bubbles AllenFunIsland, Nov 27, 2014 | Read review
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