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    10 Kasugano-cho, Nara 630-8212, Nara Prefecture
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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          12 reviews
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          • Excellent59%
          • Very good29%
          • Average3%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          12 reviews
          #25 of 63 hotels in Nara
          Hotel New Wakasa
          140 reviews
          #5 of 63 hotels in Nara
          85 reviews
          #6 of 63 hotels in Nara
          Wakasa Bettei
          22 reviews
          #24 of 63 hotels in Nara
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          Reviewed 19 April 2017

          This is just a delightful ryokan. The hosts were gracious. The room was clean and comfortable. (We did have probably the best room, at the end of the walkway with our own bath and toilet.) The food was just incredible -- elegant, tasteful, and very...More

          Thank tonyrnyc
          Reviewed 16 November 2016

          Luckily this was our first Ryokan experience and it got much better after this one. When we first arrived, we felt like we were an imposition. The furniture was torn and tattered, the whole place felt old and dingy. It was freezing in our bedroom...More

          Thank lindajgh
          Reviewed 6 November 2016

          On a positive note, the location is great. You're right in the center of all the roaming deer and a stone's throw away from the Todaiji Temple. From the moment we arrived we didn't feel a warm reception. Unlike every other location that has helped...More

          Thank DebbieIrwin
          Reviewed 11 August 2016

          On any trip to Japan it's worth going to Kankaso or other similar high-end ryokan in the countryside. Staying at Kankaso feels like staying in an amazing, large, 100yr-old Japanese home. This place is totally Japan - as authentic feeling as it gets. Like many...More

          3  Thank Adam S
          Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

          We stayed at this ryokan as part of our honeymoon for 1 night in Nara. We booked it as it had such good reviews on trip advisor, but unfortunately it did not meet our expectations. It is in an amazing location, right in the deer...More

          2  Thank LottieJPop
          12 reviews
          #25 of 63 hotels in Nara
          Hotel New Wakasa
          140 reviews
          #5 of 63 hotels in Nara
          85 reviews
          #6 of 63 hotels in Nara
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          22 reviews
          #24 of 63 hotels in Nara
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          • US$ 161 - US$ 232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #11 Top resorts Hotel in Nara
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
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          • 9
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          June H
          How to book rooms from them? Do they have a website? Can I book from trip advisor directly? Thank you!
          8 February 2015|
          Response from Brianmarcel | Reviewed this property |
          Hi June, I booked with Japanes Guesthouses. Good service and information. During our holiday in Japan we stayed at 3 ryokans. Kankaso in Nara was perfect. Authentic, very good food and very friendly staf. The location is... More
          how can we book a room for the 16th March for 3 nights for two people
          19 January 2015|
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          Response from Brianmarcel | Reviewed this property |
          Try japanese guest houses. For enquiries and booking. We booked the ryokans with them.
          How can I book the room? Should I book from their web? Is there any hot spring inside the hotel?
          7 January 2017|
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