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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here mid- winter at 300 USD per night. Compared with other hotels in the area, I found this to be very overpriced. Not even coffee was included! Staff very friendly but little English. Rooms have nice views but many are immediately facing train which can be an issue for light sleepers. Location less than ideal for Kamakura but nice...

Thank lynnlabe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a nice experience here. Room was clean and had enough space for the 2 of us. Bathroom was nice with good water pressure. It has a nice little sitting area with a great view of Sagami Bay. Staff was very nice and helpful when we had questions. Shuttle to station is prompt, but if you are able it's an...

Thank Chuck G
Pleasant Hill, California
Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

The hotel room is a bit expensive compared to others in the area but decent sized. Every room has a great view of the sunset over the ocean. The staff was typically Japanese, I.e. Friendly and helpful. Unfortunately there are not many restaurants close to the hotel and it's a little out of the way to see the usual tourist...

Thank Prim8Pal
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

The hotel has a beautiful view on the ocean. Kamakura is about 20 minutes away by train - the trains are frequent and you can pay with your Pasmo card if you bought it in Tokyo or Kyoto. The hotel offers a shuttle to the small train station but it's every half hour, while you'll need ten minutes walking. I...

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 23, 2016

Stayed here when touring , it's a big cemi circular hotel on a hill top with brilliant views , ecpecilly sunset. The place is looking very old fashioned and tired now, in need of modernisation, rusty metal support beams on the outside is not the sort of thing you want too see especially at these prices. Breakfast was o.k no...

Thank Martin H
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Kamakura is on the beach about 1.5 hours by train from Tokyo. The Kamakura Prince Hotel is by far the best hotel in the area. Not unlike an American resort hotel, it provides all amenities in one location. The rooms are very modern and comfortable. The pool area is beautiful and the views over the ocean and nearby island are...

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Cupertino, United States
Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

The Prince was the hotel selected by our tour company and what a wonderful property. It reminded us of the Hapuna Prince hotel on Hawaii. Unfortunately we only spent one night but are looking forward to going back. Upscale in every way. Large rooms, separate bath area, views of the ocean, designer toiletries, and a sitting area in your room....

Thank Robin G
West Chester, Pennsylvania
Reviewed June 6, 2016

A very elegant place. Rooms large with a great view of Sagami Bay. A small balcony and great sitting area with comfortable chairs. Quiet in the beginning of May. Pool not open yet. Western style beds very comfortable. Elegant lounge serving refreshments and joined by a shopping area. Courtesy bus every half hour to and from Shichirigahama Station. Dinner choices...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed May 18, 2016

I have stayed at this hotel several times because I love Kamakura so much. The Great Buddha or Daibutsu at Kamakura is my mate and the Prince is an ideal hotel on the beach. Being an Aussie I was prepared on this visit. I brought my own breakfast and would eat in my room. Not just vegemite but muesli. The...

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Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Prince Hotel Shichuragawa Kamakura. Nice large rooms with all you need. Balcony , WiFi , view to Mt Fuji and Enoshima Is. Hotel is handy to the light rail service that takes you into Kamakura. We found good restaurants (Double Doors was one excellent restaurant)and quiet areas to walk around the hotel . Beach walking included, although...

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Kamakura Prince Hotel is located right off the shore of Shichirigahama beach, which is a part of famous "Shonan" area of Sagami Bay. We have 98 rooms all facing towards the ocean, you can see two of most famous Japanese landscape Mt.Fuji and Enoshima Island right out of your window. Kamakura is also known for being an ancient capital. There are various shrines and temples including Kotokuin for you to visit. We have a 1,140m2 banquet hall Shichirigahama, which can be divided in to 6 sections may be used for wedding, party, convention, international conferences, and more. So please enjoy romantic seaside view and tour of ancient Japan, when you visit us at Kamakura Prince Hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kamakura Prince Hotel

Address: 1-2-18 Shichirigahama Higashi, Kamakura 248-0025, Kanagawa Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kanto > Kanagawa Prefecture > Kamakura
Price Range: $174 - $519 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Kamakura Prince Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 95
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“Beware of many rooms facing train that runs frequently”
 of 5 bubbles lynnlabe, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“All identical”
 of 5 bubbles martinh620, Oct 23, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face Sagami Bay with a great view.”
 of 5 bubbles 259helgeg, Jun 6, 2016 | Read review
“Remember to walk to the sea front and also take the local train to visit the various shrines and temples.”
 of 5 bubbles wilsonv627, Oct 13, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the view room at the time of reservation. Use hotel bus shuttle.”
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