Make the most of the escape with the hotel's mindfulness programs, either on your own in the serene JW Garden or with the guided Mindful Check-in, where staff provides aromatherapy and guided prompts for destressing.
The property offers interior design that showcases nature and art inspired by Nara's beautiful landscapes. The rooms and suites feature natural tones with simple yet elegant furnishings. All accommodations boast sitting areas and rain showers while suites offer additional space and spacious living rooms.
Azekura is the hotel’s signature restaurant and features separate teppanyaki, sushi and kaiseki dining areas for an authentic Japanese dining experience. Silk Road Dining offers a fusion of Eastern and Western cuisine and features an open show kitchen. Flying Stag is a luxurious lobby lounge that also offers traditional tea paired with treats from the pastry chef.
The spa offers an indoor pool, sauna, and steam room along with a full menu of treatments that aim to calm, invigorate, and renew. The 24-hour fitness center is fully equipped with state-of-the-art equipment. Relax in the serene JW Garden, a plant-filled space where guests can enjoy herbs and vegetables to be incorporated into their menu choices and craft cocktails. Start your day with Mindful Moment, which features light exercises and stretching mixed with yoga in the morning. Find group serenity with the Mindful check-in, where guests are assisted through aroma oil to focus on the present and let go of the worldly stresses.
Explore temples and shrines in the heart of Nara, which comprise Japan’s largest collection of UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Stroll through Nara Park, a vast parkland filled with free-roaming deer, Todaiji Temple, and traditional tea houses. Partake in a traditional tea ceremony or visit a sake brewery for a tour and tasting. Take a day trip into Osaka or Kyoto to discover more of Japan.
1-1-1 Sanjo Oji. Nara, 6308013 Japan
Kansai International Airport.
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