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Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou
3 stars

Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou

15-19, Terukuni-cho, Kagoshima, Japan
Kagoshima, Japan
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based on 331 reviews
331 reviews
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Traditional Room
Standard Room

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About Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
A 5-minute walk from Tenmonkandori Tram Station, Nakahara Bessou offers Japanese-style and Western accommodations with a flat-screen TV and refreshing public hot-spring baths. JR Kagoshima Train Station is a 5-minute drive away. The building has been renovated with earthquake-proof construction and reopened in August, 2014. Japanese-style rooms feature tatami (woven-straw) floors and Japanese futon bedding. All rooms include air conditioning, a safety deposit box and a fridge. The en suite bathroom comes with a bathtub and toilet. Nakahara Bessou Hotel is a 5-minute walk from Terukuni Shrine and a 5-minute drive from Shiroyama Park. Kagoshima Airport is a 50-minute drive away. Local souvenirs can be purchased at the gift shop and guests can relax with views of the traditional garden. Luggage storage and photocopying services are available at the front desk. Traditional multi-course meals are served for dinner and a Japanese set-menu for breakfast. All meals are offered at the dining room or the banquet room.

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Amenities at Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou

  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Internet
  • Parking


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner


  • Yukata (Japanese bathrobe)
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Bidet
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Toothbrush
  • Public bath
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Designated smoking area

Services and conveniences

  • Safety deposit box
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Family rooms
  • Tatami (traditional Japanese flooring)
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Trouser press


  • Restaurant
  • Refrigerator
  • Vending machine (drinks)


  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Pool and spa

  • Massage

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Garden

Things to do

  • Hot spring bath

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou

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What are the highlights of the hotel's amenities?

The hotel offers a traditional Japanese room, onsen, and a great location for visiting many places of interest. Additionally, guests can enjoy a Japanese breakfast, a shared lounge/TV area, and a garden.

What practical information should I know about the hotel's onsen?

The onsen is small but is considered the best in Japan. It is available for use during specific hours, and guests have praised the wonderful hot water and the clean and well-maintained facilities.

What can I expect from the hotel's customer service?

The staff are described as very friendly, helpful, and accommodating, making great efforts to assist guests. Despite language barriers, they are patient and respectful, providing an unhurried pace and subtle respect to guests.

What are the common concerns about the hotel's facilities?

Some guests have mentioned concerns about the size of the onsen, the height of the doors, and the lack of lamps in the room. Additionally, there have been comments about the western beds being less comfortable than the traditional tatami sleeping.

When is the best time to visit the hotel?

The high season is in July, and the low season is in December. Visitors can expect a great central location, traditional style, and very helpful staff, making it an ideal time to experience the hotel's unique offerings.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the nearby park comes highly recommended.

Consider Japanese Style Rooms

Many guests enjoyed the traditional Japanese rooms, complete with tatami flooring, yukata robes, and a serene ambiance. If you're looking for an authentic experience, consider booking a Japanese style room.

Check Onsen Availability

The hotel features a small but highly praised onsen. Guests recommend checking the onsen's operating hours to plan a relaxing visit during your stay.

Language Barriers

Some guests experienced challenges due to language barriers with the staff. It's advisable to have key phrases in Japanese or a translation app handy to facilitate communication.

Opt for Japanese Breakfast

The traditional Japanese breakfast served at the hotel received positive feedback from guests. Consider trying it for an authentic culinary experience.

Mind the Room Type

Some guests were disappointed with room assignments, receiving a different room type than expected. It's advisable to double-check your room type upon check-in to ensure it meets your expectations.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's central location provides easy access to nearby attractions, including Kagoshima City Museum of Art, Shiroyama Observatory, and Tsurumaru Castle. Take advantage of this convenience to explore the area.

Parking Considerations

Several guests were surprised by additional charges for parking. If you're driving to the hotel, it's recommended to inquire about parking fees in advance.

Be Mindful of Noise

A few guests mentioned noise disturbances, such as a noisy fridge and outside sounds. Consider bringing earplugs if you're sensitive to noise to ensure a peaceful stay.

Accessibility Note

The hotel offers increased accessibility features, including an elevator and rooms designed for easy access. If you have specific accessibility needs, it's advisable to communicate them to the hotel in advance.


15-19, Terukuni-cho, Kagoshima

What's nearby

  • Kagoshima City Museum of Art268 m
  • Shiroyama Observatory0.5 km
  • Tsurumaru Castle0.6 km
  • Kagoshima Prefectural Museum of Culture0.6 km
  • Atsuhimekan0.9 km
  • Kagoshima City Aquarium1.1 km
  • Kagoshima Railway Station1.3 km
  • Kagoshima Chuo Station1.6 km
  • Kagoshima Arena1.9 km
  • Ishibashi Park1.9 km
  • Kagoshima Botanical Garden2.6 km
  • Korimoto Train Station3.2 km



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FAQs when booking at Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou

  • Where is Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou located?

    Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou is located at 15-19, Terukuni-cho, 3 km from the centre of Kagoshima. Kagoshima City Museum of Art is the closest landmark to Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou?

    Check-in time is 16:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou.

  • Does Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou from the airport?

    Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou is 29.2 km from Kagoshima. Onsen Hotel Nakahara Bessou is 91.3 km from Miyazaki.

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Value for money


Distance to city centre

3.0 km

Nearest airport


Distance to airport

28.1 km