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Home in Nara
7 minutes on foot from JR Nara Station, 10 minutes from Kintetsu Nara Station, 24 hours 1 minute on foot from Lawson, 1 free parking, within walking distance from Nara Park (only house
This house is a house, the location is also very good, it is a 7-minute walk from JR Nara Station, Kintetsu Nara Station, Kintetsu Shin-Omiya Station, and Kintetsu Shin-Omiya Station.There is a 24-hour convenience store Lawson within a 1-minute walk from the property, which is very convenient. Nara Park is about a 15-minute walk away. You can go to Osaka and Kyoto in 40 ~ 50 minutes without changing trains from Nara Station. One car can also be parked for free. Good location, easy to get around. Nara Park about 15 min. About 7 minutes walk from JR Nara Station, Kintetsu Nara Station walk about 10 minutes, walk about 1 minute 24 hour Lawson.One parking lot is available. 7-minute walk from JR Nara Station East Exit 7 minutes walk from JR Nara station East exit 7 min walk from JR Nara station east exit Kintetsu Nara Station 10 minutes on foot 10-minute walk from Kintetsu Nara station East exit Kintetsu Nara station about 10 minutes on foot
Jan 9 – 16
$63 per night
Guest favorite
Townhouse in Nara
Hinoki house -traditional home, walk to sights.
A newly renovated machiya town house with typical layout and a small garden, retaining the tradition of Naramachi - the old merchant town of Nara. Easy access via bus and train, supermarket, restaurants, convenience store, bakery, and a Japanese bath house just minutes away. This house belonged to a famous wood carver of "ittobori" - a traditional Nara technique of carving the wood. A projector and a record player will make your stay even more pleasant. Enjoy!
Jun 2 – 7
$119 per night
Superhost
Home in Nara
Modern house with tatami space 54㎡,Carparking,Wifi
Walking distance from JR Nara station(4mins), Kintetsu Nara station(7mins) . Brand new guest house with all the amenities.You can use private the second floor.There are one bed room,living room,kitchen,big size bathroom and toilet.Tatami space is in the living room. 旅館業営業許可取得の宿です。 新築一軒家2階のお部屋。JR奈良駅から徒歩4分。一枚板のテーブル、seally のワイドダブルベッド、漆の和食器など、ホストのこだわりが詰まったワンランク上のguest houseです。畳スペースには布団をご用意します。日本の文化体験もご紹介します。奈良の休日を優雅にお過ごしください。世界遺産奈良公園へお散歩はいかがでしょう。カップル、ご家族、お友達に最適。
Sep 13 – 20
$99 per night

Popular amenities for Nara vacation rentals

Stay near Nara's top sights

Nara Park434 locals recommend
Todai-ji222 locals recommend
Kofukuji Temple35 locals recommend
National Museum of Art46 locals recommend
Kasuga-taisha69 locals recommend
Nara Kenko Land10 locals recommend

Other great vacation rentals in Nara

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Hut in Nara
Ittougashi
Mar 5 – 12
$169 per night
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Aug 15 – 22
$275 per night
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$66 per night
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Home in 京都市上京区
B:Kyoto MACHIYA with garden woodbath Barrier free
Jan 20 – 27
$207 per night
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Home in Nara
Guest House Kaede/near Nara station/Free Parking
Jan 12 – 19
$151 per night
Superhost
Villa in Kyoto
100y kyoto traditional villa with big garden「観月荘」
Nov 14 – 21
$407 per night
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Hut in Nara
Nara Sta. Retro House Kyoto Osaka
Apr 18 – 25
$29 per night
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Home in Kyoto
LUXURY TOWNHOUSE IN GEISHA DISTRICT, GION
Dec 11 – 18
$477 per night
Guest favorite
Hut in Nara
Nishimura Residence Hanare - 100 years old house rental private kitchen & dining
Jul 10 – 17
$56 per night
Guest favorite
Home in Nara
400years Relaxing Japan art mansion edible forest
Apr 28 – May 5
$127 per night
Superhost
Home in Nara
Nara machi Art Gallery Homestay | Downtown | Convenient transportation | Walking distance to scenic spots
Dec 21 – 28
$175 per night
Guest favorite
Townhouse in Nara
肖舍 Shoya- Convenient-Quiet-One Group Only each day
Jan 15 – 22
$271 per night

Quick stats about vacation rentals in Nara

Total rentals

340 properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

100 properties have a dedicated workspace

Pet-friendly rentals

30 properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

60 properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

14K reviews

Nightly prices starting at

$10 before taxes and fees

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How is the weather in Nara?

    Nara experiences a temperate climate. Summers (June-August) are warm with temperatures around 88°F (31°C), while winters (December-February) can be chilly, dropping to about 36°F (2°C). Spring and fall are mild, making them optimal times for outdoor activities.

  • What are some of the best things to do in Nara?

    Explore the expansive Nara Park home to hundreds of free-roaming deer, visit the Todai-ji Temple housing the world's largest bronze statue of Buddha, and discover the Isuien Garden, a beautiful example of a traditional Japanese garden. Make sure not to miss the colorful displays at the Nara National Museum.

  • What is the best time of year to visit Nara?

    Spring (March-May) and autumn (September-November) are the most popular times to visit Nara, as the weather is mild. In spring, you can marvel at the cherry blossoms, and in autumn, the changing colors of the leaves. The Omizutori festival in March, at Todai-ji Temple, and the Kasuga Wakamiya On-Matsuri in December are local events often recommended.

  • What are the best places to stay in Nara?

    Nara city center, with its close proximity to Nara Park and Todai-ji Temple, is often recommended. The area around Nara Station is popular for its convenience, while Naramachi offers a more traditional experience with its preserved old town streets.

  • What are the best places to visit in Nara?

    Visitors often explore the historic Todai-ji Temple, Nara Park with its friendly deer, and the beautiful Isuien Garden. The Nara National Museum is frequently suggested for its extensive Buddhist art collection. Don't forget to visit Kasuga Taisha, a UNESCO world heritage site known for its bronze lanterns.

  • What are some hiking trails in Nara?

    Nara has several hiking trails that will take you through stunning landscapes. The Yamanobe-no-Michi trail, Japan's oldest road, and the trails on Mt Wakakusa and Mt Kasuga are frequently suggested. The hike up Mt Yoshino offers stunning views, particularly in cherry blossom season.

  • What are some of the best day trip ideas in Nara?

    Take a day trip to Mt Yoshino, known for its thousands of cherry trees, hike the ancient pilgrimage trail of Yamanobe-no-Michi, or explore the pottery town of Asuka. The ancient and spiritual Muro-ji Temple is also just a short trip away.

  • Are there pet-friendly vacation rentals in Nara?

    Four-legged friends are welcome in Nara. Choose from more than 30 vacation rentals for guests traveling with pets.

  • Are there vacation rentals with a dedicated workspace in Nara?

    Yes! Work meets play with ease at over 100 vacation rentals in Nara featuring dedicated workspaces. Stay connected and productive in your home away from home.

  • Do apartment rentals in Nara have a kitchen?

    Absolutely! We offer over 10 apartment rentals with a kitchen in Nara. Enjoy a tailored experience with all the comforts you desire.

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