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4.2 of 5 guest rating
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Japanese Style Room with Private Open-air Bath
8 Twin Futons
Room sleeps 8 guests
(up to 6 children)
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3.5-star ryokan, walk to Lake Biwa

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour front desk

Location

Situated in Otsu, this ryokan is steps from Ogoto Onsen and Lake Biwa. Lake Biwa Bridge and Pieri Moriyama Mall are also within 6 mi (10 km). Ogoto onsen station is only a 1-minute walk.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this ryokan has a conference center and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour front desk, an arcade/game room, and a garden.

Room Amenities

All 182 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and electric kettles, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include showers, phones, and desks.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Biwako Grand Hotel features hot springs. The ryokan offers a restaurant. A complimentary breakfast is offered. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This business-friendly ryokan also offers an arcade/game room, gift shops/newsstands, and karaoke. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Luggage storage
  • Karaoke
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Total number of rooms - 182
  • Television in common areas
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Arcade/game room
  • Garden

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Arcade/game room
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Biwako Grand Hotel offers 182 air-conditioned accommodations with slippers and complimentary toiletries. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Slippers
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shower only
  • Phone
  • Electric kettle
  • Desk
  • Free toiletries
  • Flat-panel TV

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Biwako Grand Hotel has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hot springs on site

Spa Services

Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen). This service features separate men and women areas.

  • Indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen)
  • Outdoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen)

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 3 children 3 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Debit cards not accepted

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: JPY 150.0 per stay
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 150 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Names

  • Biwako Grand Hotel Otsu
  • Biwako Grand Otsu
  • Biwako Grand

We should mention

Up to 3 children 3 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

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