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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed October 18, 2016

When travelling with elders in wheelchairs, we've got to need a lot of assistance, ie extra wheelchair. They have it here for free use during the stay! Excellent & relatively fast check-in during our late nite arrival. The view is superd! Overseeing the marine club with wide window scenery + a very cosy balcony...love to come another time for stay!...

Thank Sin Yi Alfee H
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately our room stank of cigarette smoke even though it was non-smoking. Kept windows on all night but the smell had permeated everything. The staff were lovely and the best thing is the bath house next door which was fantastic. Breakfast had a large choice and was not bad but of course pricey as its a hotel. The hotel is...

Thank Richard280
Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

This place has a big variety of seafood products and a huge range of prices depending which part of the world you are coming from. You can buy their products and barbacue them yourselves, this is where I said is good for famaily outing and bigger group of people. Very fresh and you may get 5% discount if you travel...

Thank Lawrence L
San Francisco, California, USA
Reviewed July 12, 2015

This hotel is close to the water and upper floors have a nice view. There's nothing particularly special about this property, It is not elegant but well maintained and a getaway spot from Osaka near an amusement park and w/ a nicely kept pool. Bathrooms have tubs with large window overlooking the scenic view. Finally, there is wi-fi in every...

Thank HaljoHal
Pondicherry, India
Reviewed October 28, 2014

Location has both pros and cons. The pro is located in an peaceful island. However the con is travelling to city center is not easy and you end up in paying close to 4000 yen for taxi most of the time. Buses are available but frequency is not great. Otherwise the hotel is well maintained and the staff are very...

1Thank kalay2014
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 30, 2014

This hotel is isolated, away from the main city center, remote from public transport and train, near an industrial area and disneyesque amusement park, overlooking a marina that was pretty quiet during my three days stay. The staff were well intended but for a hotel that housed international delegates for our congress, it was apparent that the english language was...

Thank James G
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Reviewed May 28, 2014

In a funny setting, nestled between industrial area (power plant), marina, and an amusement park, Royal Pines Hotel is staffed by people who exude warm hospitality. I was here for one night with my parents and grandparents for dinner, hot springs, and breakfast. The room: In a relatively large room (for Japan), one queen bed and one sofa bed were...

1Thank TKTT
New Delhi
Reviewed April 27, 2014

Wakayama is a beautiful small town 40 minutes away from Osaka. Its a laid back town with loving people and picturesque canal passing through the town. It gives one a feel of being on an island with small hills and scanty population. We stayed in the beautiful hotel for 3 nights. Reaching Wakayama can be tough for international business/tourist travellers....

Thank JatinAgg
Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

Pros: the environment was very good, facing the sea, romantic decorated for wedding, good spots for photo taking, clean & relaxing. I liked the bathtub in my room that facing the swimming pool & the sea that was awesome! Free shuttle bus from Hotel to JR Kainan Station (12 mins traveling time) at specific time table. Cons: if you don't...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair access
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Cuisines: Cafe
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
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Additional Information about Wakayama Marina City Hotel

Address: 1517 Kemi, Wakayama 641-0014, Wakayama Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Wakayama Prefecture > Wakayama
Price Range: $74 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Wakayama Marina City Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 99
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“Bring a car so you can get back and forth into Wakayama”
 of 5 bubbles HaljoHal, Jul 12, 2015 | Read review
“Rooms with harbor view are good”
 of 5 bubbles kalay2014, Oct 28, 2014 | Read review
“You HAVE TO take a harbour facing balcony room.”
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 of 5 bubbles JatinAgg, Apr 27, 2014 | Read review
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