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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible1%
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Breakfast Buffet
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Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel should be considered 3 stars. The rooms are small, without a closet. Towels are so small as well as the bathroom. Yes, the view is very nice as is the artwork but lacks the confort of a 5 stars hotel. The breakfast is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thought Benesse House was highly overpriced. $380.00 for the simplest, most unadorned room seemed unreasonable. The bathroom was basically nonexistent and quite unappealing. breakfast was an additional $48.00 for 2 people. There is no where else to eat anywhere near the hotel, so there...More

Thank Luccapucca2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ive stayed at Benesse several times, at the Oval (the cable car is inconvenient), at the park (also great) but first time staying at the Beach Suite. It was by far the best of all the others. the sound of water gushing at night and...More

Thank Mish_H50
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked an architecture tour which included a stay at this wonderful facility. If left to our own, we wouldn't have considered staying here as it's quite expensive. I tried looking at their website but couldn't figure out how much our room would have cost....More

Thank George L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Naoshima Art Island on a whim and somehow tumbled into the last room available within the Benesse fhotel properties. It was a family suite in the Museum Hotel which means, shockingly, that you get to put on your jammies and check out the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$373 - US$549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$373 - US$549 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Rachelio
22 December 2017|
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Response from lithiclotus | Reviewed this property |
Hi Definitely check out Teshima Island which is close to Naoshima. Amazing and unique art galleries Regarding eating Check out the guest houses on the islands they serve cheap delicious food. We enjoyed lunch at... More
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Lorena P
3 March 2017|
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Response from I_laurentius | Reviewed this property |
If you are not japanese with easy access to French/Western food at home, try the Keiseki (japanese) - its good and very Naoshima focused. Both restaurants are ok, but neither is great food. They are safe and pleasant - for... More
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Lorena P
23 July 2016|
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Response from Martin L | Reviewed this property |
I used the website of the Benesse House directly ( the english part) , I reserved and then I called to make sure they got my reservation. Never herd of that 180 days / 1 night at at a time condition you are mentioning. If... More
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"Always book dinner 9no other options) - and go with the French option. much better!"
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"mentioned in the write up. Enjoy !"
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"Make sure to get a room with a view"
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"I recommend deluxe twin because you have beautiful see sight in the bath."
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