The 100-year old Guest house Naramachi offers simple Japanese-style accommodations just a 5-minute walk from JR Kyobate Train Station. The property is completely nonsmoking. It offers massages, bicycle rental and free Wi-Fi throughout. The World Heritage registered Nara Park is a 10-minute walk away.

Guests at Naramachi can choose a private room with tatami (woven-straw) flooring and Japanese futon beds. All rooms are air-conditioned, and bathrooms and toilets are shared. Bath towels, washclothes and Yukata robes can be rented.

JR Nara Train Station is a 20-minute walk, and Kofuku-ji Temple is a pleasant 10-minute walk away through the traditional streets of Nara. Gangoji Temple and three public baths are available within a 5-minute walk. Various types of bicycles can be rented.

A free-use kitchenette is provided, with a microwave, fridge and electric kettle.

At time of booking, you must inform the hotel what time you plan to check in. If your check-in time changes, please update the hotel. Guests who require parking must inform the hotel at time of booking.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Guesthouse Naramachi has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 25, 2011

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.8)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Private parking available


Availability

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Amenities of Guesthouse Naramachi
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Towels/Sheets (extra fee)
  • Shared toilet
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Off-site
  • Game room
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs ¥800 per day.
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Lockers
    • Concierge
    • Baggage storage
    • Tour desk
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Indoor play area
    • Board games/Puzzles
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Ironing service
    Business Facilities
    • Fax/Photocopying
      Additional charge
    • Business center
      Additional charge
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • Smoke alarms
    • Key access
    • Safe
    General
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Designated smoking area
    • Air conditioning
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Soundproof
    • Fan
    • Family rooms
    • Ironing facilities
    • Non-smoking rooms
    • Iron
    Accessibility
    • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
    Spa
    • Full-body massage
    • Massage
      Additional charge
    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Japanese

    House rules

    Guesthouse Naramachi takes special requests – add in the next step!

    Check-in

    4:00 PM - 10:00 PM

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

    Check-out

    8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Cancellation/
    prepayment

    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children over 6 are welcome.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    Age restriction

    The minimum age for check-in is 18

    Payments by Booking.com

    Booking.com takes your payment for this stay on behalf of the property, but make sure you have cash for any extras once you get there.


    Smoking

    Smoking is not allowed.

    Quiet hours

    Guests need be quiet between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM.

    Pets

    Pets are not allowed.

    The fine print

    Children under the age of 6 cannot be accommodated at this property.

    Check-in is strictly until 22:00. Guests arriving later cannot be accommodated and treated as a no-show.

    The property's entrance closes at 22:00, but staying guests can freely come and go, using their key.

    The hotel is closed daily from 13:00-16:00.

    Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

    Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

    Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

    Please inform Guesthouse Naramachi of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    License number: 奈保生 第40-24号

    FAQs about Guesthouse Naramachi

    • Guesthouse Naramachi offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Massage
      • Cycling
      • Hiking
      • Game room
      • Temporary art galleries
      • Bicycle rental
      • Bike tours
      • Full-body massage
      • Walking tours
      • Tour or class about local culture

    • The prices at Guesthouse Naramachi may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Guesthouse Naramachi is 1.6 miles from the center of Nara.

    • Room options at Guesthouse Naramachi include:

      • Twin

    • Check-in at Guesthouse Naramachi is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.