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Lake Side Nikko Hotel

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Overview of Lake Side Nikko Hotel

Lake Side Nikko Hotel

2.5 star property

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Social distancing
321-1661, Tochigi, Nikko, Chugushikan

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTochigi Prefectural Nikko Natural Science Museum4 min drive
  • Popular LocationChuzenji Temple5 min drive
  • Popular LocationBritish Embassy Villa Memorial Park8 min drive
  • AirportUtsunomiya (QUT)66 min drive

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About this area


Located in Nikko, Lake Side Nikko Hotel is in a national park. British Embassy Villa Memorial Park and Italian Embassy Villa Memorial Park are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake Chūzenji and Kegon Falls. Tochigi Prefectural Nikko Natural Science Museum and Irohazaka Winding Road are also worth visiting. Take an opportunity to explore the area for outdoor excitement like hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Lake Chūzenji - 5 min walk
  • Tochigi Prefectural Nikko Natural Science Museum - 4 min drive
  • Chuzenji Temple - 5 min drive
  • British Embassy Villa Memorial Park - 8 min drive
  • Italian Embassy Villa Memorial Park - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • Nikko Station - 29 min drive

About this property

Lake Side Nikko Hotel

Ryokan with free parking, walk to Lake Chūzenji
This ryokan features express check-out, free self parking, and free WiFi in public areas. Other amenities include a vending machine. All 9 rooms provide conveniences like electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include separate bathtubs and showers, free bottled water, and hair dryers.
Lake Side Nikko Hotel offers 9 accommodations with complimentary bottled water and slippers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers, toilets with an electronic bidet, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen) and a yukata (Japanese robe).

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free uncovered self parking on site

Things to do

  • Hot springs


  • No elevators
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Japanese


  • 2 indoor hot springs
  • Hot springs open from 6:30 AM - midnight
  • Hot springs water temperature (Fahrenheit) - 108
  • Indoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Yukata (Japanese robe)


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Stair-free path to entrance
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Heating (climate-controlled)


  • Electronic bidet
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Slippers

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding

Important information


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

  • A bathing tax, collected at the property, may be charged. The bathing tax applies to properties with hot springs and ranges from JPY 150-500 per person, per night based on local regulations. Please note that further exemptions may apply.
  • Destination fee: JPY 500 per person, per night. This fee does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property accepts cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector
Property Registration Number 栃木県指令 西保第5222

We should mention

Hot springs access available from 6:30 AM to midnight
Children 5 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
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Lake Side Nikko Hotel Nikko
Lake Side Nikko Hotel Ryokan
Lake Side Nikko Hotel Ryokan Nikko

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 4 out of 12 reviews
5 - Excellent 33%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 12 reviews
4 - Good 33%
Rating 3 - Okay. 2 out of 12 reviews
3 - Okay 17%
Rating 2 - Poor. 2 out of 12 reviews
2 - Poor 17%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 12 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
So excellent for its price. The common areas were clean and spacious with lots of couches for hanging out. Yukatas (one size) we’re provided for adults. Lay out your own futon if you are in a futon bedding room. We had to leave out outside shoes in the shoe cupboard once we enter the hotel but we (2 adults and 2 kids) found it impossible to navigate the steps to our room in the hotel-provided slippers so we eventually gave up and went around in our socks. All guest rooms are on the second floor. The natural onsen water for this hotel is sulphuric rich so obviously it comes with the smell. There is another bath with clear water though. I forgot what the exact water temperature was but I remember it to be very very hot. We didn’t get the meal package so I can’t review the food. There is a vending machine with basic amenities, drinks, snacks and cup noodles at prices you would expect for a location with no other restaurants and combini around. About ¥400 for cup noodles. Note that if you get the Nikko bus free pass to Lake Chuzenji area, the bus stop for this hotel is actually one stop away from the area covered, but it’s just a 5 minutes walk along the lake. Fall foliage from the hotel (on a hill) is beautiful during the season. Our host (I believe he is the owner), speaks excellent English, for which I am grateful because we left some stuff behind when we departed and had to contact them by phone.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2021

2/5 Poor

Traveled with group
Disliked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

4/5 Good

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019