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Best Kamakura Beach Hotels

Iza Kamakura Guest House & Bar - Hostel
2 out of 5
11-7 Sakanosita, Kamakura, Kanagawa-ken
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4.1/5Very Good! (76 reviews)
Loving it

"Good experience"…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov. 2019

Iza Kamakura Guest House & Bar - Hostel
AS ONE Style in Shonan
3 out of 5
Koshigoe 2-13-14, Kamakura, Kanagawa-ken
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)

"幽靜又交通方便,日式風格可容納小兩口或小家族式住宿。"…"

Reviewed on 18 Apr. 2017

AS ONE Style in Shonan
WeBase Kamakura - Hostel
2 out of 5
Yuigahama 4-10-7, Kamakura, Kanagawa
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AU$253
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8 Apr. - 9 Apr.
4.5/5Wonderful! (275 reviews)

"Peaceful and clean to stay,walking distance from train station,staff is nice and very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 30 Jan. 2020

WeBase Kamakura - Hostel
Kamakura Prince Hotel
3.5 out of 5
1-2-18 Shichirigahama-higashi, Kamakura, Kanagawa-ken
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4.2/5Excellent! (286 reviews)
Mt Fuji room

"Breakfast and coffee is v good! But the room condition esp bathrooms are due for renovation. Amenities like towels are v old. I have never used hotel towels this old and hard before. For the price we are paying, it’s not a good deal. But do book Fuji Mountain View if u stay here."…"

Reviewed on 28 Dec. 2019

Kamakura Prince Hotel
Sotetsu Fresa Inn Kamakura-Ofuna kasamaguchi
3 out of 5
1-26-5 Ofuna, Kamakura, Kanagawa-ken
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AU$105
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22 Apr. - 23 Apr.
4.2/5Very Good! (255 reviews)
Kamakura-ofuna is NOT Kamakura

"The hotel is a budget hotel for transit or local business travelers. It's two stations away from Kamakura ( about 3-5 min ride) a much more interesting place. Ofuna is just a small town with some eateries in town centre. Luckily the hotel is easy to find and close to train station Hotel staff speak ..."…"

Reviewed on 7 Feb. 2019

Sotetsu Fresa Inn Kamakura-Ofuna kasamaguchi
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Beach Hotels in Kamakura

Known for its beaches and sacred temples, Kamakura offers a lot for the traveller planning a beach getaway. This seaside destination has 32 hotels and other accommodation options to pick from, so it's easy to find one that works for you.

As you search for a place to stay by the water in Kamakura, consider selecting one of these top beach hotels with high ratings from Expedia travellers.

Iza Kamakura Guest House & Bar - 2-star guesthouse, 2-minute walk from Yuigahama. It features free WiFi, a bar and air conditioning. Guests love the helpful staff.

AS ONE Style in Shonan - 3-star holiday home near Inamuragasaki Beach. This holiday home boasts free WiFi, beach towels and in-room kitchens.

WeBase Kamakura - Hostel - 2-star hostel, 2-minute walk from Yuigahama. It offers a restaurant, free WiFi and a bar. Guest reviews highlight the walkable location and overall value.

Kamakura Prince Hotel - 3.5-star aparthotel near Yuigahama. It features an outdoor pool, 2 restaurants and free WiFi. Guests love the beach location and spacious rooms.

Sotetsu Fresa Inn Kamakura-Ofuna - 3-star hotel. Our travellers recommend its central location and breakfast. This hotel boasts free WiFi, a coffee shop and LCD TVs.

Planning Your Trip to Kamakura

If weather is an important factor for your holiday, you can use these local temperature and rainfall averages to decide your travel dates.

  • Hottest months: July, August, June and September, with an average temperature of 28°C
  • Coldest months: January, February, December and March, with an average temperature of -1°C
  • Driest months: December, January, April and November, with an average rainfall of 81 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, September, July and June, with an average rainfall of 112.25 inches

Sightseeing in and Around Kamakura

After arriving and settling in at your accommodation of choice, you might want to venture out and explore. If you're excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Yuigahama or Zaimokuza Beach. Experience the area's sacred temples, and make time for local attractions like Enkyuji Temple and Sasuke Inari Shrine. You can also pay a visit to Great Buddha or Kotokuin Temple for more to see and do. Visitors also enjoy Kamakura for its:
  • Monuments
  • Parks
  • Surfing

Getting around Kamakura

To get to Kamakura, you can fly into Tokyo (HND-Haneda), the closest major airport, which is located 21.1 mi (34 km) from the city centre. You can take advantage of metro transport at Shonan-Fukasawa Station, Shonan-Machiya Station and Fujimicho Station. If you'd like to explore more of the area, ride aboard a train from Kamakura Station, Kita-Kamakura Station or Kamakura Ofuna Station.

Frequently asked questions

What is Kamakura like for travellers who love the beach?
Known for its beaches and sacred temples, Kamakura offers a lot for the traveller planning a beach getaway. This seaside destination has 65 hotels and other accommodation options to pick from, so it’s easy to find one that works for you.
What's the best place to stay for a beach holiday in Kamakura?
WeBase Kamakura - Hostel is a top beach property with free WiFi and a bar. Other good options to stay near the beach include Sotetsu Fresa Inn Kamakura-Ofuna kasamaguchi and WeBase Kamakura - Hostel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Yuigahama Beach or Inamuragasaki Beach.
What's the seasonal weather in Kamakura?
If you’re wondering about the best time to visit, here’s what you can expect from the local weather: The hottest months are usually August and July, with an average temperature of 28°C, while the coldest months are January and February, with an average of -1°C. Average annual rainfall for Kamakura is 1159.30 mm.
What is there to see and do around Kamakura?
After arriving and settling in at your hotel, you might want to venture out and explore everything Kamakura has to offer. If you’re excited to scope out the beaches, spend a relaxing day by the water at Yuigahama Beach or Inamuragasaki Beach. Experience the area’s sacred temples, and make time for local attractions such as Great Buddha and Zeniarai Benten Shrine. You can also pay a visit to Kamakura Museum of Literature or Hasedera for more to see and do.
What's the best way to get around Kamakura?
If you’re looking to fly to Kamakura, the closest major airport is in Tokyo (HND-Haneda), located 21.1 mi (34 km) from the city centre. Walk to nearby metro stations such as Shonan-Fukasawa Station, Shonan-Machiya Station and Fujimicho Station. If you’d like to explore more of the area, hop on a train from Hase Station, Yuigahama Station or Wadazuka Station.

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