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Hikone Castle Resort & Spa

1-8 Sawa-cho, Hikone, Shiga Prefecture 522-0075, Japan
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

改装されて、とても素敵なホテルです。 A newly refurbished hotel and spa, some of whose rooms command awe-inspiring Hikone Castle. Their restaurant serves amazingly lip-smacking dishes. They might not the most luxurious but you can experience authentic local foods. Their massage service is also highly recommended. The technique is nothing but professional. Good to stay in Hikone, a very average Japanese city, for a couple... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Our room in the Hikone Castle Hotel was pleasant, similar in size to many in Japan, with all comforts we needed, without being inspiring. However, the magnificent view of Hikone Castle from our window made up completely. So beautiful. The hotel is in an excellent position for enjoyment of Hikone, as it is close to the castle, beautiful Genkyuen Gardens,... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

The rooms are smelly and small. The view is great. We left early and lost our last night's payment - but it was worth it for a good night sleep. The area is beautiful - but unless you speak Japanese - skip it for more than a day trip. Hotel staff couldn't - or wouldn't help us book anything!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

I've stayed here many times.. Love the place.. Staff and the view of the castle make it special... Breakfast is good. You can walk to the station or restaurants nearby. You am walk all over the castle grounds ... Very cool spot highly recommend

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

We spent six nights in the Hikone Castle hotel in a recent trip to Japan and it was marvellous. The staff were superbly accommodating (even when we arrived very late, after midnight due to flight delays), the rooms were lovely and the restaurant food and service were excellent. The view from our room was tremendous -- clear vista of Hikone... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2010

Stay in hotel 4 or 5 times now. Its a pleasant hotel little basic , dated and i would say caters for the Japanese business man and local traveller who come to see Hikone Castle. Also weekend i think it caters for the wedding ceremony and parties. In last 2 year they have only installed free LAN connection for internet... More

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Address: 1-8 Sawa-cho, Hikone, Shiga Prefecture 522-0075, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Shiga Prefecture > Hikone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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