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Hotel Shirakabaso Shigakogen

66 reviews
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We travelled as a family of 5 (two adults and kids between 8 and 12) for a ski/boarding holiday. The hotel is privately run (I think) which gives it a character that some of the larger hotels in Shiga Kogen do not have. There aren't...More

1  Thank W13to2291
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We (2 kids, 2 adults) enjoyed4 nights in traditional Japanese room with onsen, breakfast and dinner included. My husband didn't find the futons sufficiently comfortable, but I was very comfortable. We hired all our gear at the hotel, and the staff were very helpful in...More

1  Thank Rena P
Reviewed 8 April 2017

What a delight! Astounding value with exquisite food preparation in the Japanese-style, this hotel exceeded our family's hopes. (There are no food options outside of the hotel close by and so it is important to eat in, breakfast and dinner). There are men's and women's...More

1  Thank CavenMcloughlin
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This was my first time staying here at Hotel Shirakabaso but it most definitely won't be my last. My wife and I fell in love with everything about the hotel and the staff. We always felt the staff were going a little bit beyond what...More

Thank BanffBoy69
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Located next to the Maruike ski lift in Shiga Kogen, the Shirakabaso is a fantastic place to start and end a busy day on the slopes. While we have tried skiing at many other locations in Japan over the years, we have returned 8 times...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$195 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$195 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room & Suite (25)
Dining (11)
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Room Tips
"Room 415 has a two bed "western" bedroom (ie with beds) and a larger Japanese bedroom with futons..."
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"Ask for a traditional tatami room. Very quiet and has a bathroom."
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"Book a traditional room with tatami and futon, and wear the hotel kimonos and slippers, they are comfortable..."
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"Get a tatami room with a private bathroom!! They are super authentic and wonderful."
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