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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Stayed in Nara as we were having trouble finding somewhere to stay in Kyoto on a Saturday night. Nothing particularly wrong with this hotel, but best I can say it is fairly unmemorable. Location is good though.

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Rockville, Maryland
Reviewed 16 January 2017

With only 3 minutes walk from Nara Station, the hotel is located in the center of the city. Yet, it is within a walking distance to most attractions the city provides. Do t me SD a visit to the Tōdai-ji temple. This is where the biggest Buddha in Japan is located.

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Hobart, Australia
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night, luckily, otherwise I think we would've complained and perhaps left. The pillows in Japan seem to have this layer of beans, perhaps to keep them from floating from the bed? All it does is ensure a terrible nights sleep - and this hotels pillows were the worst of all. We were also unable to check...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. Hotel is conveniently located close to both JR or Kintetsu station. There is Lawson and many restaurants within walking distance from hotel. Walking to Kohfukuji temple and Nara park took us around 10 minutes. Shopping street is also less than 10 mins away. Room is small, which is expected in Japan.

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Singapore
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Came by limo bus from Kansas airport. Alighted at the bus stop near Nara station. The hotel is just 2 minute walk from the bus stop. It is a very basic hotel which we felt we had overpaid. (S$400 for 2 nights). It was a standard twin room but it was really small. And the counter staff, friendliness was not...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed for one night. Location is great - in the middle of the city centre and between both main stations. Room was clean overall, but seems they forgot to hoover the floor - someone left a great chunk of fingernails on the floor. After 26h of travelling we were too tired to bother.

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Thank Matas V
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My wife who is native Islander Japanese and I took our first born son to visit her parents who still reside in Japan in 2006. We toured several cities, many shrines and temples and visited with her parents for a week while there. During our travels we stayed in this hotel in Kyoto for a few days as we traveled...

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Thank Chris M
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

near to the train station.. rooms are small but clean. just enough for stay in Nara. friendly staff. good location near to stores that you probably will need like 7eleven.. easy to get there by walk.Also Nara is beautiful we had a great time..

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Ra'anana, Israel
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Hotel location, very good 5 min walk from train station, in middle of town, the hotel is clean, rooms are very small and even compared to other 3 stars hotel we have been in Japan it is very basic, good for one night if you are only passing through Nara

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Central location and very quiet. Room a bit small but clean. Good to have a fridge. Heating system is a bit weird because cannot control. In a small room, is a bit over heating, have to open window for fresh air.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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Additional Information about Nara Washington Hotel Plaza

Address: 31-1 Shimosanjocho, Nara 630-8236, Nara Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Nara Prefecture > Nara > Nara Station
Price Range: $84 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Nara Washington Hotel Plaza 3*
Number of rooms: 204
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MOUSEAK, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
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