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Granvia Wakayama Hotel

5-18 Tomoda-Cho, Wakayama 640-8342, Wakayama Prefecture
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
25 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Excellent value and perfect location right next to JR Wakayama rail station. We used this hotel as a stopover prior to flying out of Kansai Airport. All hotels at Kansai were fully booked and this hotel was half the price of the Kansai hotels so it worked out well for us. Room was comfortable and there were lots of good... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Hotel is just next to the train station. Easy access to bus stands which brings you to various attractions. We had a superior twin room for a family of 2+2. You will probably not have much space to move around if there is a third bed (sofa bed). It was okay for us since we were hardly in the room.... More 

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Sapporo
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Good location and relaxed ambience. The room key is not a card type, you need to deposit the key when you go out. There are staff who can speak English.

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London, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The hotel is located just outside the JR Railway Station of Wakayama City. My room was comfortable, equipped with toiletries, bathrobe, tea kettle (green tea provided each day), clothes brush, shoe polish, deodorizer, fridge, television with Japanese channels. Wifi was very good. Little English spoken at the reception (only one lady had a good mastery). The reception is on the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Excellent hotel. Breakfast, staff service, room, accessiblity etc. Breakfast- A spread of delicious food that suited to my chinese SEAsia palate and my partner's GlutenF Aussie diet. We didn't book with breakfast but after having gone trodding about looking for breakfast the first day without luck, we went to their breakfast hall and were glad we did. As good as... More 

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New York, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
11 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

It's fine. It's clean. You'll survive it. If you're in Wakayama it's probably for business (it shouldn't be anywhere on your list of places to see for fun), so you might not have expected more. But in this day and age a proper fitness center is expected. The included breakfast buffet is just ok, and if you like fresh fruit... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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165 reviews 165 reviews
97 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

Sums it up really. Decent business hotel, spotlessly clean. Good wifi. Helpful staff. Really good breakfast. I used the hotel to explore the area before heading on to more famous parts of Japan, and being right next to the JR station was ideal (and around the station you have loads of eating options too). My single room was compact but... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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82 reviews 82 reviews
25 hotel reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

- Right hand side of JR Wakayama central exit. Right beside the Kintetsu department store entrance. It cant get any closer to the train and bus station than this. - This is the cheaper, more affordable Granvia hotel. The Osaka and Kyoto Granvia cost much much more! - Only has 3 floors for hotel rooms: Floor 7-9 - 5th floor... More 

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Japan
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We stayed this hotel after coming back from Bulgaria. We couldn't find any hotels near Kansai Airport.That's why we stayed this hotel.It was a surpring nice hotel than we expected.We decided to stay this hotel next time when we have to stay near Kansai Airport.

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Brisbane, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

My son and I took a deluxe twin room. There was good space and the room even had a complementary massage chair. Air conditionioning was very effective despite the summer heat and there was a small refrigerator. The hotel and room was very clean and the reception staff friendly. Breakfast had a good selection of western and japanese foods, hot... More 

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