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Biwako Ryokusuitei

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We travel Biwako for Sakura blossom on mid April and choose to stay in Ryokusuitei because all room got lake views. Finally we have been arranged 2/F big family room and the lake view is so great, although the weather on that day we stay were rainy and cloudy. Dinner food is fine and have many variety included beef, lobster,...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights in a private onsen room. Hotel was a 10min car ride from Ogoto Onsen station and they are very thoughtful to provide free shuttle service anytime from station to hotel. We used the payphone outside the station to call the hotel once and weren't charged for less than 1 min talk. Hotel staff are extremely friendly...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Our stay was very relaxing. The room was great (although they didn't have any single bed rooms for two people, so we just pushed our two beds together to make a mega bed), and having the private onsen in our room with the beautiful lake view was fantastic. Breakfast buffet (Japanese style, with a few western selections) was also very...

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Thank Jeremi H
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

One of the best onsen hotels I've ever stayed in. Brilliant hospitality and the nicest public indoor + outdoor onsen I've ever tried. Great setting which puts you at ease once you put your yukata on. Maybe it was low season when I arrived but me and my two boys were pretty much the only ones at the onsen for...

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Thank Timsum7
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Enjoyed a Japanese Style Tatami room for a family of 5. Not overly expensive and the Onsen were well kept and clean. Off the beaten track but you save money as a result. Free shuttle bus from the local rail station.

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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Booked rooms with private onsen and really enjoyed our one night out here. The dinner was actually the best I had all trip, fresh live lobster and Kobe beef Shabu to go along with traditional kaiseki meal. The hotel is pretty big, when you walk in it looks like a traditional Japanese onsen hotel, the rooms were tatami, but they...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 June 2016

If you’re visiting Japan, you really ought to take the opportunity to go to an onsen, and Biwako Ryokusuitei is a great option. I’ve been to literally dozens of onsen places all over Japan, and Biwako Ryokusuitei is one of my favorites. In addition to the onsen experience itself, what I like most is the great views of the lake...

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Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed in a lakeview room with private onsen in the balcony. The room is spacious, equivalent to an one bedroom apartment. Excellent Japanese style interior. The separate gender public onsen is also well worth a visit. The hotel offers pick up and drop off from a nearby train station. We were given a tour of the facilities by Toshi Kando...

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1Thank Elton Z
Richmond Hill, Canada
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

We stay for one night. My wife and my son really enjoyed the hotel and location (Different to the city). Excellent service. Great Japanese style breakfast. Only thing is we need to check out at 10am. Otherwise, I would highly recommend the hotel to others.

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sai kung
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

Ogotoonsen is a place just 20mins by JR from JR Kyoto station. So if you want to enjoy a quite place with private onsen with good price (not expensive as Hokkaido), here is really good choice. Room is spacious with a very nice Biwako lake view. If good weather, you can enjoy a nice sunrise view from your own room....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Biwako Ryokusuitei offers Japanese-style/Western rooms with Lake Biwako views, a flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi. Public indoor/outdoor hot-spring baths are available for all guests, and some rooms come with a private balcony with an open-air bath. A free shuttle is available from JR Ogoto Onsen Train Station, which is a 5-minute drive away and a 15-minute train ride to Kyoto Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Biwako Ryokusuitei

Address: 6-1-6 Ogoto, Otsu 520-0101, Shiga Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Shiga Prefecture > Otsu > Ogoto Onsen
Price Range: $197 - $604 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Biwako Ryokusuitei 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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“Fifth floor corner unit, you can enjoy the full view”
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“Fully recommend the rooms with private balcony onsen”
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“All rooms have a view of the lake and some rooms have a private onsen on the balcony.”
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