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Biwako Otsukan

5-35 Yanagasaki, Otsu 520-0022, Shiga Prefecture
+81 77-511-4187
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Lunch by the lake

We were guests of our local in-laws, we arrived from Australia and after being in Tokyo and then... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2017
Jennifer G
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Sydney, Australia
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A huge lake, the biggest in Japan.

Famous Lake Biwako, it is the largest in Japan, I visited during a morning near Otsu, frankly, it... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2014
Magellano81
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Tortona, Italy
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good65%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
24 Apr 2017
“Lunch by the lake”
2 Sep 2014
“A huge lake, the biggest in Japan.”
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Biwako Otsu-kan ( Otsu Guest house of Lake Biwa ) is a water park adjacent to the Lake Biwa Yanagasaki lakeside park in the main facility. The building is due to Shinichiro renowned late Okada in the design, such as Tokyo Kabuki-za Theatre. As the...more
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5-35 Yanagasaki, Otsu 520-0022, Shiga Prefecture
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+81 77-511-4187
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We were guests of our local in-laws, we arrived from Australia and after being in Tokyo and then doing a Kyoto tour. This was so relaxing. A traditional style building on the waterfront, lovely grounds and a great garden (entry fee). Situated on a huge...More

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Reviewed 2 September 2014

Famous Lake Biwako, it is the largest in Japan, I visited during a morning near Otsu, frankly, it does not particularly struck me, a huge expanse of water, but nothing more. But of course, the largest lake in the country deserves respect.

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Reviewed 8 May 2013

Lake Biwa, beautiful area, and really quiet and peaceful. Nice for strolling and simply enjoying the tranquility.

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