“Nara Hotel” was established in 1909. “Nara Hotel” was built with a compromise between Japanese and European style. It was designed by “Kingo Tatsuno” and others. “Kingo Tatsuno” also designed “Tokyo station”.
You can see a green garden and a five-storied pagoda of “Kofuku-ji Temple” from the window of the dining room.
In the main dining room and entrance hall, the paintings of the old great master’s are displayed. Anything of the furniture is like artworks letting you feel the hotel’s history of about 100 years.
You can have the special tea “Tippy Golden Darjeeling Earl Grey” at a terrace seat in the tea room.
The hotel guests and others can relax deeply by the warm service of all staffs.
■Open: Always open.
1096 Takahata-cho, Nara-shi, Nara
■Inquiry Form: https://www.narahotel.co.jp/en/contact/
1) From JR Nara Station
By taxi: 8 minutes – about 1,000yen
By bus: 10 minutes – From bus stop no. 1, take bus bound for Tenri and get off at Nara Hotel stop
On foot: about 25 minutes
2) From Kintetsu Nara Station
By taxi: 5 minutes – about 750yen
By bus: 8 minutes – From bus stop no. 3, take bus bound for Tenri and get off at Nara Hotel stop
On foot: about 15 minutes