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Desk, free WiFi
Desk, free WiFi

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4.3 out of 5 Excellent
14 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

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人気の観光スポットPhilosopher's Walk車で 20 分
人気の観光スポットMount Hiei車で 29 分
人気の観光スポットKyoto International Conference Centre車で 46 分

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Biwako Grand Hotel is located in Otsu. Travelers eager for a bit of culture can stop by Mount Hiei, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Lake Biwa and Philosopher's Walk. Kyoto Aquarium and Kyoto Railway Museum are also worth visiting.
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  • Philosopher's Walk - 車で 20 分
  • Shimogamo Shrine - 車で 22 分
  • Mount Hiei - 車で 29 分
  • Nanzenji Temple - 車で 43 分
  • Kyoto International Conference Centre - 車で 46 分


  • Ogotoonsen station - 18 min walk


Biwako Grand Hotel

3.5-star Otsu ryokan in Ogoto, walk to Ogoto Onsen
A restaurant, a conference center, and spa services are available at this ryokan. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, a 24-hour front desk, and an arcade/game room are onsite. All 182 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and electric kettles, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Showers, phones, and desks are among the other amenities that guests will find.
Biwako Grand Hotel offers 182 air-conditioned accommodations with slippers and complimentary toiletries. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include showers.

This Otsu ryokan provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. 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). These services feature separate men and women areas. The ryokan bathing area is open 24 hours.



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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast available
  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Hot springs
  • Karaoke
  • Spa services
  • Swimming pool

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Refrigerator


  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Luggage storage

Business services

  • Conference center


  • Garden


  • 24-hour public bath access
  • Indoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Outdoor mineral hot springs (onsen)
  • Separate men/women areas in public bath
  • Yukata (Japanese robe)


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel


  • TV in lobby



  • Air conditioning


  • Free toiletries
  • Shower


  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Slippers



Check-in from 3 PM - 10 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10 AM


Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests booked in Half Board rates must check-in by 6 PM to receive dinner. No refunds will be issued for any unused portion of the rate plan.


Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed

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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




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.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property


Reservations are required for private bath/onsen; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
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


Biwako Grand Hotel Otsu
Biwako Grand Otsu
Biwako Grand
Biwako Grand Hotel Otsu
Biwako Grand Hotel Ryokan
Biwako Grand Hotel Ryokan Otsu


Can I cancel my reservation for free at Biwako Grand Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Biwako Grand Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Biwako Grand Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Biwako Grand Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has a pool.
Is Biwako Grand Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Biwako Grand Hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Biwako Grand Hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM–10 PM.
What time is check-out at Biwako Grand Hotel?
Check-out is at 10 AM.
Where is Biwako Grand Hotel located?
Located in Ogoto, this ryokan is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Ogoto Onsen and 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Lake Biwa. Lake Biwa Bridge and Pieri Moriyama Mall are also within 6 mi (10 km). Ogotoonsen station is 18 minutes by foot.
14 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2018

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Traditional hot spring hotel
You got everything you need in the hotel. Nice staff.
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2018

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
그냥 구글 맵에서 콕 찍어서 갔던 소도시 호텔인데, 온천수가 대박이었음. 뜨겁지도 차갑지도 않으면서 온천수 특유의 미끌미끌함과 맑은 물인데, 잠깐만 들어가 앉았다 나와도 피부가 매끈해지는 최고의 온천수임. 주변 풍광도 호수와 어우러져 너무나 멋짐. 조용하게 하루종일 뒹굴거리다 오기에 딱 좋은 호텔입니다. 식사도 좋았어요.
Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2019

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