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Makati, Philippines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The B Kobe is conveniently located in Kitano-cho. It is near many restaurants, bars, convenience stores, boutiques and drugstores. A 24-hour Don Quixote is right beside it. The Hanshin, Hankyu and JR Transit lines are all within a five-minute walk, as is the Sannomiya shopping district. The neighborhood is quiet during the day but comes alive at night. The staff...

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IshinWest J, Manager at the b kobe, responded to this review

Dear Simple Traveler, Thank you for your generous comments regarding your recent stay at the b kobe. We are glad to read that you seem to have enjoyed our location. Thank you also for mentioning that you found our staff efficient. You may have noticed we are located so close to many of Kobe’s great attractions, Shrines and shopping. Next...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location if you can find the right exit. The nearest subway exit is W3. This hotel is located right in Sannomiya where all the action is. It's a nice and clean boutique hotel. B Kobe has got one of the tiniest rooms. There's barely enough space to open our luggages and no wardrobe to speak of. Only a bar...

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IshinWest J, Manager at the b kobe, responded to this review

Dear Joan, Thank you for your generous comments concerning your stay at the b kobe. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the comfort the location of our hotel. As you have noticed it is also located near great places to eat and discover. We thank you again for your comments and look forward to greeting you again in...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 16 December 2016

We visited Kobe and stayed at B Kobe before reading good reviews about B Kobe. Located in Kobe-Sannomiya (5 minutes walk from Sannomiya station with direct access to JR) which is not downtown Kobe but Kobe-Sannomiya is where all the actions and food (yes Kobe beef) are. B Kobe is the best hotel we stayed during our 12 days trip...

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IshinWest J, Manager at the b kobe, responded to this review

Dear 77agus, Thank you for your generous comments concerning the b kobe. We are glad to read that you appreciated our great location, facilities in your room and cleanliness. Next time you are in Kobe please take the time to try one of our many fines eateries and services. We thank you again for your comments and look forward to...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed for 10 nights at the b kobe.as I stayed so long I was upgraded to a larger double room, which is still small. I was on the top floor and despite being in the busy Restaraunt and bar area of kobe I found that it was really quiet overnight. The beds are very firm and pillows are firm,...

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IshinWest J, Manager at the b kobe, responded to this review

Dear Emily, Thank you for your generous comments concerning your stay at the b kobe. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the comfort and cleanliness of your room, the location of our hotel. As you have noticed it is also located near great places to eat and discover. We thank you again for your comments and look forward...

Vancouver, British Columbia
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The location for this hotel was great - we stayed at a 3-person room but it didn't feel crowded. Would certainly recommend for people who are planning to visit Kobe. It's also very close to many shops and restaurants.

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

It is small but the ambience, the light, the bed and bathroom is amazing! The breakfast is not japanese but very very good! The front of hotel is a restaurant and looks great! The location is superb especially at night. Lack of windows and space and its draw back. Tip: Fall in line for breakfast early since it is a...

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Reviewed 10 August 2016

No extra toothbrushes for kids No drawer or wardrobe at all We could only leave our clothing on the table Not enough space in the bathroom for hanging But luckily the beds are ok The location is excellent

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Wantagh, New York
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Client booked this hotel for me a few times. I really like it a lot. The room is stylish and clean. It is in a great location near JR Sannomiya (next to a Tokyu Hands and Sauna). lots of good restaurants are in the area. Price is also very good for a hotel like this.

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Dear Dan, Thank you for your generous comments regarding your recent stay at the b kobe. We are glad to read that you seem to have enjoyed our location and proximity to the Sannomiya station. Thank you also for mentioning that you found your room stylish and clean. You may have noticed we are located so close to many of...

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

My arrival to this hotel is earlier than 3 pm (check in time), so I can't enter to my room.But I am wonderring other people can enter their room although they come after me.I thought , perhaps because I book this hotel thru travel agent website with discounted price and then I have to wait exactly until 3 pm.It is...

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IshinWest J, Manager at the b kobe, responded to this review

Dear Benarto. Thank you for your comments concerning your recent stay at the b kobe. We apologize for our miscommunication about the arrival time. We usually ask extra for early check-in or we keep your luggage until check-in time at 3pm. Thank you for bringing it up and we will make sure if the information is on all websites. You...

Ringwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 June 2016

This hotel is in the busy area of Sannomiya, just a 5 minute walk from the station - if you can find the right exit - from memory the JR Line exit. The decor is modern and up to date. The rooms, as usual for Japan, were small but perfectly formed. The air con worked a treat in the heat...

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Dear marshatraveller, Thank you for your generous comments concerning the b kobe. We are happy to hear that you appreciated its location and value for money. Indeed we are located right in the middle of the action in Kobe and close to great shopping and many interesting temples. Next time you are in Kobe please take the time to try...

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Address: 2-11-5 Shimoyamatedori, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0011, Hyogo Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Hyogo Prefecture > Kobe
Price Range: $83 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — the b kobe 3*
Number of rooms: 158
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