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Hotel Nikko Kumamoto

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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... More 

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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
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34 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
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... More 

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Shanghai, China
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185 reviews
63 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
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... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 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
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
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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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We stayed at the Hotel Nikko Kumamoto on the first leg of our trip! We were given a room that faced Kumamoto Castle and the room was very comfortable! The hotel was located near the center of the city and there was an arcade near the entrance. We were able to find our way around the city area with no... More 

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Montreal
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

This hotel is elegant and expensive. Location is excellent and service was refined and courteous. The room was comfortable but small and not worth the money paid. One of the pleasures of staying in a luxury hotel is to enjoy a spacious and refined lobby and bar. Both were rendered near uninhabitable (unless one wore a winter coat) by frequent... More 

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Thank Musttravel56
Hong Kong, China
1 review
Reviewed 25 February 2016

位置優良,交通方便!客服不錯!可幫助我解決問題。在房間可看到熊本城,好正!!雖然訂了吸煙房,但由於不吸煙,酒店亦能提供空氣淨化機以消除煙味!但酒店設施也許是時候更新一下。由於入住期間剛好是馬拉松比賽,房價偏高。若價格低一點會較為推薦。Location is excellent! the Bell Service is also good!! It can help to solve my problem well. In my Room, I can also see the Kumamoto Castle. It is very nice view!! Excellent! Although I booked smoking room, the hotel can provide a air-refresh machine in the Room. It is nice. But the facility may require to upgrade more. It... More 

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Paradise, California
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72 reviews
42 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2016

This is your typical Nikko hotel in Japan Pros: - very convenient located to main shopping district - tram station in front of hotel - huge room for Japanese hotel standards - good customer service Cons: - amenities average quality, expect more from a Nikko hotel - hotel a bit dated - no safety deposit box in room, you can... More 

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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: €90 - €238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Nikko Kumamoto 4*
Number of rooms: 191
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“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
“If you want a view of the castle, you have to book a twin room or a suite.”
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