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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The location of the hotel is good. The smile hotel is just another hotel with not that much extra to offer. Stay was okay, bed is comfortable, staff speaks little English. City is beautiful so worth a visit.

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Cairns, Australia
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77 reviews
47 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Well positioned Hotel close to everything. Nightlife, restaurants and transport all close by. The rooms are very small and bathroom tiny. Small storage but clean room with window that opens. Staff pretty disinterested.

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smile-kanazawa, the front desk at Smile Hotel Kanazawa, responded to this review

Thank you for coming the hotel! we know our hotel is small, like motel. but in Japan, don't say motel. we call business hotel. I mean, if you just sleeping, it's OK. like business man. I apologize, about staff pretty disinterested. Only me can speak English in our hotel. Our hotel is at the good place near the downtown area.... More 

London, UK
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We stayed for two nights during a wider trip across Japan. I would highly recommend this hotel. It's slightly more at the budget end of hotels but a good quality and a good value one. Our room was very good - clean, comfortable beds. I would recommend a twin room for the space. It's not large in the scheme of... More 

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smile-kanazawa, the front desk at Smile Hotel Kanazawa, responded to this review

Thank you for coming the hotel! We receive the word you're praising, and thank you so much. I glad to hear that, you say recommend ours hotel:) Our hotel is at the good place near the downtown area. I hope, you enjoyed stay in Kanazawa. If you have a time,We're waiting you to come to our hotel again!! More 

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Smile Hotel is located in an excellent area in the heart of Katamachi in Kanazawa. Given that I managed to secure a good price on my room, value for money is excellent. The immediate area includes restaurants and shops. The hotel is also near the main road where many major buses run including a few of Kanazawa's community buses. It’s... More 

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smile-kanazawa, information desk at Smile Hotel Kanazawa, responded to this review

Thank you for coming the hotel. We receive the word you're praising, and thank you so much. Our hotel is at the good place near the downtown area. If you have a time,We're waiting you to come to our hotel again! More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Whilst not the most luxurious nor modern hotel, this property was the ideal location for our short 1 night visit to Kanazawa to see the Myoruji (Ninja Temple), market and Kanazawa Kenrokuen. The property is located within the central bus line about 10 minutes ride from the train station. It's about a 15 minute walk to Kanazawa castle and Kenrokuen... More 

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smile-kanazawa, フロント at Smile Hotel Kanazawa, responded to this review

Thank you for coming the hotel. I receive the word you're praising, and thank you so much. Our hotel is at the good place near the downtown area. If you have a time,We're waiting you to come to our hotel again! information desk Sho Ishio More 

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Address: 1-10-18 Katamachi, Kanazawa 920-0981, Ishikawa Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Ishikawa Prefecture > Kanazawa
Price Range: $58 - $236 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Smile Hotel Kanazawa 3*
Number of rooms: 201
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“Higher floor is quieter as it is in a fairly busy area”
 of 5 bubbles barry1943, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Choose a twin room. The extra space is well worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles LiveLondonWillTravel, 3 May 2016 | Read review
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