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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Severely hit by the great earthquake but recovered with enthusiasm. Warm welcome by madam and the staff, and great food featuring fresh seafood. Surrounded by beautiful nature 震災復興の宿として有名ですが、女将さんのお話への感動はもちろんのこと スタッフ皆さんの温かいおもてなしに美味しい海鮮!海に臨む景色も素晴らしく、季節を変えてまた行きたいお宿です

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I am writing this review on a rainy day, while sitting in Houraikan's restaurant and overlooking the Pacific ocean. Lunch is a sashimi set meat at about 1500 yen. This ryokan style hotel has tatami rooms, vending machines, laundry machines (which are amazingly, free to use!) and beautifully furnished baths with wooden decor, still exuding the fragrance of natural lumber....

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

It was a delight from beginning to end. I arrived late evening, was picked up at the station by the proprietress and fell in love with the hotel at first sight. It was modern yet Japanese in design, and service was warm and sincere, and I felt rested immediately. A lot of thought went into the small details that helped...

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Reviewed 1 September 2014

A very pleasant stay at Houraikan. The owner (女将) is a very hospitable lady and welcomed us at the carpark. Other services are what you can expect from a top-notch ryokan but better. All staff were helpful and hospitable. Dinner is delicious and features a dance performance about stories about the tsunami. Every morning at 08:15, the owner also shares...

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Reviewed 1 September 2014

I came here to experience "real Japan"---I wanted a comfortable, authentic experience visiting Kamaishi and Japan's countryside. The owner of the hotel is a very nice lady who will go out of her way to make your stay comfortable and memorable. She has some incredible stories to share about Kamaishi's 2011 Earthquake & Tsunami. The ryokan is accessible from a...

1Thank Brittany D

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Additional Information about Horai-kan

Address: 20-93-18 Unozumai-cho, Kamaishi 026-0301, Iwate Prefecture
Region: Japan > Tohoku > Iwate Prefecture > Kamaishi
Price Range: $149 - $396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Horai-kan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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