Atami Kaihourou


This is a spectacular place to stay with attention to every detail.  Atami Kaihourou Hotel is like a modern art museum.  If you are in Tokyo, you should visit here.  It’s truly worth it.  I’m sure that the property must leave a lasting impression.  Perhaps, if you are keen on architectures of Mr. Kengo Kuma who is a famous Japanese architect, I would highly recommend it.  He designed this thought of every element to bring a beautiful harmony to each room.  It creates a totally different world.  We were overwhelmed by the beauty of his architecture.  We almost forgot we were in Atami.  On the other hand, if you are looking for rooms with private hot springs in Atami, this is not.  I would rather recommend WAtei Kazekomichi.  Kaihourou would be wonderful for couples, small groups, or solo travelers.  *A minimum age requirement of 10 applies.  The ambience is serene, tranquil, and sophisticated.  There are four rooms only.  We never met other guests during our stay.  The room tends to be spacious, functional, and relaxed.  You can chill out at the room while seeing peaceful views in good weather.  Facilities tend to be the latest.  Only my issue is that there is no private outdoor hot spring in each room.  Then all of the amenities are taken care of including enough toiletries, colorful yukatas, pajamas, bathrobes, a Nespresso machine with many capsules, a green tea set, and a complimentary mini bar including beer, etc.  Also a humidifier, a DVD player, a Blu-rey player, a bluetooth speaker and a CD player were placed in our room.  You can travel light.  Wifi reception was good in our room.  Complimentary coffee, milk, beer, and water, etc., are available at the lounge and the private family bath.  Room service is available until 22:00.  There is a convenience store within walking distance.  Then the property is not universal design.  There is no lift.  That’s too bad.  If you bring people with weak feet, I wouldn’t recommend it.  There are some steps when you move around.  Then there is only one private family hot spring in-house.  You can complimentary use it for 50min.  You need to book it when you check in if you want to use.  It is open from 6:00-10:00, 15:00-24:00.  Then kaiseki cuisine was just divine.  The food is top notch.  If you are a gourmet, you should stay here.  After dinner, some rice balls for a night snack were served in our room.  Then you can choose either Japanese or western food for breakfast.  *Please note that inform staff when you book a room with meals if you have any food allergies or dietary needs.  They probably wouldn’t be able to prepare alternative food if you request on that day.  All meals are served in a dining area.  If you book a luxury room, you may have a chance to have meals at the water balcony.  You need to book it few months in advance.  You can have a look an amazing water balcony whenever nobody uses.  After dinner, don’t forget to visit the bar.  Then all staff is excellent.  If you expect a 5 star hotel service, you should stay here.  They are professional, sophisticated and proactive.  Overall, everything was impeccable, such as staff, hospitality, food, and views, etc.  Considering everything, the property has good value for money.  You won’t regret your decision.   At last, don’t forget to check a weather forecast before booking a room.  That’s the most important.  If it’s fine, just go ahead.  The best season to stay here would be all year round.  There is no better option than just viewing a clear blue sky, a deep blue ocean, a sunset over the sea, and a sky full of stars.  Enjoy being completely lazy.  Have a nice trip!  Welcome to receive any questions about the property from the below space.  *All information is as of the date that I posted on my blog.  **Check in and out times 15:00/11:00  ***Free shuttle service is available from Atami station.  You need to book it in advance.  A driver is very flexible.  He may be able to send you to a sightseeing spot after check-out if you request.  Check Availability and Pricing for the hotel on Agoda

Info about Atami Kaihourou

Style Small Luxury Hotel
Guest Rating Fabulous 8.6
Estimated Price 60,000 JPY for 2 adults per room
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Internet Connection Free wifi in the hotel
Facility Information Wheelchairs are not available
Pets are not allowed
Free parking lot is available 
Location Atami Kaihourou’s MAP
Access 5min by TAXI from Atami stattion
Free pick up service from the station.
You need to book it in advance.
Address and TEL 8-33 Kasugachō, Atami-shi, Shizuoka 413-0005
TEL +81 557-86-5050
Official Homepage Atami Kaihourou’s HP

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