Biwako Otsu Prince Hotel

"The 136-meter above ground, 38-story semi-circular hotel, which can be reached in about 10 minutes by free shuttle bus from Otsu Station on the JR Tokaido Line, offers views of the lake from all 529 rooms. It also houses one of the largest convention halls in Japan, ""Awami,"" with an area of 2,940 square meters. Designed by Kenzo Tange, the hotel opened in 1989 (Heisei 1). It is well known not only by tourists but also by local residents."

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Shiga Otsu-shi Nionohama 4-7-7 map map Map
Parking Lot
English Menu
Can be enjoyed even on a rainy day
Wheelchair accessible
Infant friendly

Information Sources:  NAVITIME JAPAN


  • Great Location
    4.0 Reviewed : 2024.03.08
    A few years ago, I stayed at this hotel for the first time, and I must say that this second visit has been just as amazing. The convenience of the shuttle bus from the station to the hotel made...
  • Great view!
    5.0 Reviewed : 2023.10.15
    Hotel with a magnificent view! Large rooms with many amenities (touch, comb, toothbrush and toothpaste, etc., but lacked moisturizer). The Lobby is also huge with a good convenience store. The...
  • Good Prince Hotel
    5.0 Reviewed : 2023.07.18
    This is a hotel I wanted to visit long ago. All rooms are facing Lake Biwa. Good view. Big lobby. You can buy snacks and gifts at their souvenir shops. restaurant at the top floor provides a...

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