Where & how to find halal friendly hotels, restaurants in Japan? That is the question every thinking Muslim traveler in Japan seriously asks him or herself or at least consults various online and/or offline sources to find an appropriate answer for. The question is not that simple that you may think, though.
Thanks to the proliferation of tons of web sites on the worldwide web recently, there is a lot of information on the topic out there. However, the most important issue in this regard is whether the information available on these sites is authentic.
To verify the authenticity of these claims, we have contacted various hotels and restaurants listed on some of these halal related sites. To our dismay, most of the information given on the so called halal friendly sites in Japan is simply incorrect.
The problem with many of these halal-related information-ladden sites is that, the owners of at least some of these sites take halal as a business only. They do not understand the real concept of halal. They just list up the information about various so called halal friendly hotels and restaurants in Japan as an advertisement, as a way to grab money from the owners of these hotels and restaurants in the country. They do not go deep enough into confirming the halal readiness of these hotels and restaurants.
However, for some organizations such as ours, it is a matter of spirituality, a matter of trust, and a firm belief in Allah that He is the only One who can give us business and no one else. When he wills to give us some thing, He himself, creates ways and means to give money or any worldly benefit to any one in this world.
Insha Allah, we are extremely careful while registering any hotel or restaurant or guest house which claims to be halal friendly on our website. We only register that accommodation, hotels or guest houses or restaurants after confirming their halal-readinsess. So, insha Allah, you can rest assured that you will get the most authentic information about halal and Muslim friendly readiness of these halal-related businesses on our site.
We, Insha Allah, try to provide you the best and latest information about these halal friendly hotels and restaurants in Japan. You may find the list of Halal hotels in Japan here. While the information about halal friendly restaurants in japan is displayed on this page.
At the end of the day, the above-mentioned issue boils down to whether you, as an individual and a Muslim take and whether ready the best and most authentic halal information any such hotels, other accommodations or restaurants.