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Hotel Nikko Kumamoto

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at the Nikko in Kumamoto. The hotel is right in the centre of town, close to the covered shopping arcades and some wonderful restaurants. If you need to get to the railway station then the city tram stop is also close by. The rooms in the hotel were very comfortable, quiet and clean, as well...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very comfortable and clean with free wifi. Great location. Several rooms have a view of the castle. Parking is not free but there's enough of it. A 7-11 and streetcar immediately adjacent. Great customer service.

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Thank Pdeem
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Nice hotel in Kumamoto close to the castle in downtown. Shops and restaurants at walkable distance. Rooms relatively big for the Japanese standard. Nice lobby with bar and international breakfast. Good value for the price.

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Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Room was dated and hotel parking expensive. The breakfast/lunch buffet at Asoshed was really impressive. Good location but due to earthquakes the castle and some sites were closed. Traffic was quite bad as multiple road closures.

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UK
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The room was excellent and large by comparison to many we stayed in during 7 weeks in Japan. The staff were pleasant and formal. It is also right by a tram stop that goes to and from the train station and within easy walking distance of the castle. The food was ridiculously over priced, especially the unappealingly looking buffet. There's...

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Nice hotel, but not superb. You must take a tram or cab to get to the train station. Tram stop on the street of the hotel. Once there, the hotel is easy walking to the castle, craft museum, two lively shopping centers with friendly restaurants.

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Shanghai
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

This is really an excellent hotel, great service(though English can still be improved), great room, amazing breakfast spread with local ingredients! The location is perfect for shopping, Kumamoto Castle(can't go inside now but you can circle around it), and the Kumamon Square is right across the street! Highly recommended hotel. Please come to Kumamoto as it helps with the after-quake...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Nikki Kumamoto for 3 nights. Hotel location beats, only a few steps you're in the very busy places with full of shops and restaurants. My window faces the Kumamon Castle, pity that it was damaged a lot during April earthquake, it would take long time to have the castle fully repaired. As I'm a big fan of...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Good location. Close to shopping streets and Kumamoto Castle. Lots of restaurants close by. Front desk staff nice and efficient. Room of decent size. Comfortable bed. Did not see/feel impact of the earthquake except when we are right outside the kumamoto castle.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This is an efficient comfortable hotel that offers reasonably sized rooms and excellent service. We managed to book the hotel at a bargain price but were still given a room with an excellent view of the castle. The location is excellent- on the A tram line from the station and opposite the main shopping arcades.

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Additional Information about Hotel Nikko Kumamoto

Address: 2-1 Kamitori-cho Chuo-ku, Kumamoto 860-8536, Kumamoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kyushu-Okinawa > Kumamoto Prefecture > Kumamoto
Price Range: $114 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Nikko Kumamoto 4*
Number of rooms: 191
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“Get a room with a view of the castle!”
 of 5 bubbles Penfoldio, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“View of the castle is also quiet.”
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 of 5 bubbles ejd70809, 17 Sep 2016 | Read review
“go for a view of the castle”
 of 5 bubbles TicToc13, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of Kumamoto Castle! It is a view to remember!”
 of 5 bubbles BluePony21, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Good View to see Kumamoto Castle!”
 of 5 bubbles TraVelsja, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
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