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Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko

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Laramie, Wyoming
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60 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The Kai Nikko is excellent in every way. The rooms are set in a traditional Japanese style and have great views of the nearby lake. Service at the hotel is superb - some of the best service I have experienced in Japan (which is saying a lot). Breakfast and dinner at the hotel is served in private dining rooms in... More 

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Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko, responded to this review

Dear Zachary H, What a great feedback we have received from you! The team and I are absolutely happy to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay here at Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko. We truly appreciate your genuine compliments. We’re offering a truly authentic ryokan experience to travelers coming from all over the world. Certainly look forward to welcoming... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The Kai Nikko is perched on the side of a hill overlooking lake Chuzenji - the Lake Como of Japan. The room is a traditional Japanese room, with Tatami (but equipped with modern facilities and western-style bed). We were suprised by how big it was. The food is traditional Japanese food. You are taken to your own privave room and... More 

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Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko, responded to this review

Dear Jimba_the_hut, Thank you very much for taking time to review Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko. We are so pleased to hear that you could enjoy the authentic ryokan experience. As you mentioned in your review, Chuzenji lake view from the room is very beautiful and memorable. Hoshino Resorts also has 35 hotels and ryokans around Japan. We look forward to... More 

Singapore
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123 reviews
53 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Second time in a hoshino resort, and second time a great experience for my entire family. Rooms are beautiful, onsen very large and food great. Perfect place to spend a couple of days relaxing and visiting the region with its temples. For us this was a stop on the way to the Nagano region.

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Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko, responded to this review

Dear DCKB, Thank you for your review of Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko and thank you very much for staying at two different Hoshino Resorts properties. I really enjoyed reading that you described our place as an “perfect place to spend a couple of days relaxing. We truly appreciate your kind comments. We hope to see you again upon your next... More 

Singapore
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65 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2015

I had some difficulty in locating the hotel via my GPS. It mentioned a different hotel name, hence I suspect this facility was recently bought over (?). You need to drive into a small lane from the main road before reaching the hotel. The signs to the hotel from the main road could be better, much bigger as I missed... More 

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Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko, responded to this review

Dear HXZ_HZX, Thank you for taking the time to review Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko. We truly appreciate your kind comments about the meals and facility settings. Also, your feedback that you experienced the difficulty in locating the hotel provides us opportunities to further enhance our guest experience. I will make sure to share your comments with the rest of the... More 

Taipei
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22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Everything was nice, including the room (the view to the lake was partially blocked though), the meals, and the public path. We particularly enjoyed the service offered by Ms. Aono. The Geta Dance was fun to watch. However, we were not satisfied with an incident occurred when we checked out. The old lady in our group hurt her toe in... More 

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Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko, responded to this review

Dear cem48105, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. We truly appreciate your genuine compliments about our staff service. In the meantime we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent stay here with us, we regret that we also ruined your stay at the end. I will share your review with the rest of the team... More 

Midlothian, Virginia
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2015

This place was the most luxurious of our 6 hotel stays while in Japan. It was Wonderful. Serene and peaceful and situated with a perfect view of Lake Chuzenji. The service was impeccable. The kaiseki dinner and breakfast were outstanding (this was my wife, daughters and my first experience with a traditional Japanese feast - so amazing and carefully prepared!)... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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35 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2014

I'm always a big fan of KAI, Hoshino Group. The Kai Nikko situated peacfully by the lake - 中禪寺湖. We could enjoy the beautiful view of the lake any time from our room's windows. Service is exceptional, we met a server who could speaking fluent English and some Mandarin. We had a good converstaion with him about travling and Japan's... More 

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Brooklyn, NY
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61 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2014

The entire facility was beautiful and serene. The room with view of the lake was comfortable, adhering to a minimalist (to Westerners, at least) Japanese aesthetic. We enjoyed our meals at the hotel and the two dinners were extraordinary. The presentations were exquisite, the service was seamless (even with a slight translation challenge) and the dishes seemed to go from... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Expansive views of Lake Chuzenji and Mount Nantai delight nature lovers in every season. After a day of hiking or taking in the many sights of Nikko, unwind in beautifully landscaped open-air and traditional cypres baths. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hoshino Resorts KAI Nikko

Address: 2482-1 Chugushi, Nikko 321-1661, Tochigi Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kanto > Tochigi Prefecture > Nikko > Chuzenji Onsen
Price Range: ₹ 23,865 - ₹ 62,594 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
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