A former guesthouse for visiting foreign dignitaries, Nara Hotel stands in a quiet corner of the ancient capital, where time passes at a leisurely pace. The tradition of quality Japanese hospitality remains unchanged.
Nara Hotel was built in 1909 as the state guesthouse in the Kansai region. Visited by numerous prominent guests over the course of its history, the hotel is alive with the memories and stories of times gone by. Located in a quiet corner of Nara Park, it serves as living proof that some things only get better with age.
Events & Meetings
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A variety of room types to suit any gathering.
Nara Hotel has six different types of halls, each with its own distinct design, ranging from classic Meiji-period décor to modern chic.
|Banquet||SQM（m2）||Tsubo||Width||Depth||Ceiling Height||Max. Occupancy||Dinner||Buffett||Class Room||Theater|
|Yamato no Ma||339||102||24ｍ||14.6m||4.4ｍ||*It is based on the type of usage.||180||200||180||300|
|Wakakusa no Ma||132||40||16m||8m||3.3ｍ||*It is based on the type of usage.||60||70||70||100|
|Kongo no Ma||237||72||12m||20m||4.8ｍ||*It is based on the type of usage.||120||140||120||200|
|Katsuragi no Ma||138||42||9.7m||12m||3.8ｍ||*It is based on the type of usage.||60||70||60||80|
|Kiku no Ma||85||26||11.5m||7.6m||5.6ｍ||*It is based on the type of usage.||40||50||30||50|
|Kiri no Ma||85||26||11.5m||7.6m||4.2ｍ||*It is based on the type of usage.||40||50||30||50|
The Hotel Shop (7:30 - 20:00)
The hotel shop provides original food items which allow you to enjoy a taste of Nara Hotel at home and local specialties of Nara.
Exhibition Room (8:00 - 21:00)
This room introduces the 100-year history of Nara Hotel through a display featuring chronological tables and various items previously used in the hotel.
Place of scenic beauty Kyu-Daijoin-teien (Former Daijoin Temple Garden: 9:00 - 17:00)
Founded in 1087, Daijoin Temple was one of the high-ranking temples that flourished from the Heian to the Edo era. Nara Hotel stands in part of the temple's garden. Hotel guests may stroll around the garden free of charge. It is closed on Mondays. (If Monday falls on a national holiday, the garden is closed on the following day.)
(Inside Japan Only)
Weekday / 9:00～22:00
Saturdays, holidays / 9:00～20:00
- Member rewards plans available.
- NO ENROLLMENT FEES OR ANNUAL FEES
- 10 points for every 105 yen
(Equivalent of 5 to 11% saving)
- Simple registration via the Internet
You can check your point balance or request for the use of benefits or rewards.
1096, Takabatake-cho, Nara City 630-8301, Japan