Convenient Location! 5 Select Business Hotels That Are Convenient for Sightseeing in Kobe
Boasting easy access from Osaka, Kobe is a place that is full of attractions, such as the exotic streets, the bay area and spots with magnificent night views. They also have great places to eat. Below are five business hotels that are conveniently located if you are going sightseeing in Kobe.
1. Kobe Sannomiya Tokyu REI Hotel
Kobe Sannomiya Tokyu REI Hotel is located in a spot that is just a 2-minute walk from JR Sannomiya Station. It has a total of 235 guest rooms, ranging from single rooms, to double, twin and quadruple rooms. For the single, twin and triple rooms, guests can choose from the standard-type, ladies room with amenities, and the S-Class type that is a rank higher. The buffet-style breakfast that is served at the restaurant is filled with Japanese and Western dishes. You can enjoy delicious local dishes from Hyogo, breads from a famous bakery in Kobe, and other dishes. Wi-Fi is free in the guest rooms. English- and Korean-speaking staff available.
2. Chisun Hotel Kobe
Chisun Hotel Kobe is a hotel that is directly linked to Kosoku Kobe Station of Hankyu Railway and Hanshin Electric Railway, which is a 3-minute walk from JR Kobe Station. There are 290 rooms in the hotel, comprising of single-type rooms with a semi-double bed, standard-type double and twin rooms, and triple rooms that are perfect for families and groups. All the rooms here are simple and functional, as well as being bright and pleasant spaces. The restaurant inside the hotel serves buffet breakfast with an extensive lineup of Japanese and Western dishes, such as local dishes from Kobe. Wi-Fi is free throughout the property.
3. Daiichi Grand Hotel Kobe Sannomiya
Daiichi Grand Hotel Kobe Sannomiya is a 5-minute walk from JR Sannomiya Station and Hankyu Railway's Sannomiya Station. It is an ideal hotel to use as a sightseeing base, since it is located in the heart of Kobe City. There are five types of guest rooms available here, including the suite room that can accommodate up to four guests. The single room comes in a compact, standard-type as well as a moderate-type which is comfortable even if two guests occupy it. You can also choose the adequately spacious twin and double rooms. For breakfast, they have a large selection of dishes, such as breads, salads and Japanese dishes. Wi-Fi is free throughout the property. English- and Chinese-speaking staff available.
4. Hotel Suave Kobe Asuta
Another recommended business hotel is Hotel Suave Kobe Asuta, which is just a minute's walk from JR and the subway's Shin-Nagata Station. It is located in a prime spot that offers superb access, and only takes about 10 minutes to get to the center of Kobe from here. There are a total of 133 rooms in this hotel, and guests can choose from three room types – single, twin and double. There is a footbath in the hotel where you can soak your feet in the hot spring waters to relieve your fatigue. The hotel also houses a restaurant where you can enjoy dinner and buffet-style Japanese and Western breakfast. There is a McDonald's outlet annexed to the first floor, while the convenience store is just a minute away on foot. Wi-Fi is free throughout the property.
5. R&B Hotel Kobe Motomachi
R&B Hotel Kobe Motomachi is about a 3-minute walk from JR Motomachi Station. It is located in the Former Foreign Settlement of Kobe, where the streets are lined with modern Western-style buildings. There are a total of 175 single rooms available here that are simple yet functional. You can also avail of the ladies' plan that comes with amenities for women. For breakfast, guests get to enjoy free breakfast that includes various freshly baked breads, soup, drinks and boiled eggs. Wi-Fi is free in the guest rooms.
One of the major factors for ensuring a fun-filled sightseeing trip is choosing a hotel that offers great access to train stations and tourist spots. If you ever visit Kobe, the hotels listed above are definitely recommended.
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