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Hotel Route Inn Hikone

3.0 of 5
111-3 Higashino Namicho, Hikone 522-0027, Shiga Prefecture
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Ranked #12 of 25 Hotels / Ryokan in Hikone
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This hotel is a typical Japanese budget resort placed a bit inconveniently isolated in the outskirts of Hikone (there is a free shuttle service from the railway station though). The rooms are uninspiring and cramped, the beds tend to be small and hard, not very comfortable. Breakfast is served early and only until 9:00: mostly Japanese foods are served, together... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2012

Clean room, decent size (for Japan), friendly (English speaking - well, at least one of them) staff, nice common bath, and a simple breakfast is included. Parking if you arrive by car. The location is off the highway, so probably well suited if you arrive by car. If you arrive by train, there's a free shuttle bus a few times... More 

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