We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Biwako Hanakaido

Save
Share
Traveller (200)
Dining (56)
Room & Suite (47)
Overview
1-1-3 Ogoto, Otsu 520-0101 Shiga Prefecture See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Bar/Lounge
3.5 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"containerClass":null}
Rooms
30 Sep1 Oct
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 8 partner sites to see rooms from US$287.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Otsu hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8cd9f6fc11914b0caa8300663a39bad2", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1093187,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[72139966],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":30,"month":9,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":448,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"8cd9f6fc11914b0caa8300663a39bad2","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":531,"lowestMetaPrice":287,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":531,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":531,"lowestMetaPrice":287,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":531,"hotelName":"Biwako Hanakaido","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjhjZDlmNmZjMTE5MTRiMGNhYTgzMDA2NjNhMzliYWQyIiwiQUlLIjoiODViMjRjMmM2ODU5NDhjNTk0YzI4M2RiZWM0ZTllZmUifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "30/09/2018", "checkOut": "01/10/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$287", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"72139966":"TingoIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"]},"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget","moduleList":[]},"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (140)
Filter reviews
34 results
Traveller rating
26
5
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
26
5
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsonsen ryokantour grouphotel experiencekaiseki mealomi beefonsen stationwelcome drinksouvenir shopwonderful onsenpleasant staywestern stylebreakfast and dinnertrain stationprivate onsenbodywesternerstatami
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 34 reviews
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Our visit to Biwako Hanakaido in the end of July was the highlight of our 3 week trip to Japan. We had traditional japanese rooms with great views, they were nice and big compared to other rooms in Japan. Biwako Hanakaido gave us Yucatas to...More

Thank Helmermis
Reviewed 6 August 2018

First time to a Japanese ryokan, they have a convenient shuttle to pick us up at the train station as we were coming from Osaka on the train. Food was awesome, especially the Ohmi beef. We really enjoyed the Japanese breakfast service as well. Japanese...More

Thank microfilter
Reviewed 27 July 2018

My husband and I just stayed at Biwako Hanakaido for the first part of our honeymoon and I don't think we could have asked for better. We actually missed our first night due to some poor planning on our part with the bullet train schedule....More

Thank shandrews21
Response from notch252525, 宿泊部フロント課 at Biwako HanakaidoResponded 7 August 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful comment. We are extremely happy to know that you enjoyed to stay with us. Also, we feel honored you chose us for your honeymoon. It was so pleasant to listen to your husband played piano at the lobby...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Amazing Experience! True Japanese hospitality at its finest! Naito Sakae was gracious and extremely friendly to my American family. Once arriving at Ogotoonsen, we contacted the property and a shuttle arrived within 10 min for a 10 min ride back to the property. Upon arrival,...More

Thank David P
Response from notch252525, 宿泊部フロント課 at Biwako HanakaidoResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you for your stay of 27th June. So we are glad to read your message which you had a great impression at our Ryokan. Whenever service is praised, it is our honor and encouragement. We do remember you because you were very warm and...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had an unbelievable experience at Biwako Hanakaido. The staff were incredibly friendly and extremely accommodating for English speakers. The food was amazing, nine courses of dish after dish of incredible traditional Japanese food for dinner and an amazing breakfast in the...More

1  Thank Daniel S
Response from notch252525, フロント課 at Biwako HanakaidoResponded 10 May 2018

Above all, Thank you for taking your time to visit this Ryokan and to meet with us on April/2018. And it's an honor for us to see your evaluation. We are so pleased to hear from you. We would like to express our gratitude. Your...More

View more reviews
About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
43
Price range
US$309 - US$721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Biwako Hanakaido Otsu, Japan - Shiga
Location
Japan > Kinki > Shiga Prefecture > Otsu > Ogoto Onsen
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
43
Price range
US$309 - US$721 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Biwako Hanakaido Otsu, Japan - Shiga
Location
Japan > Kinki > Shiga Prefecture > Otsu > Ogoto Onsen
Photos
Traveller (200)
Dining (56)
Room & Suite (47)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 hotels in Otsu
Yumotokan
212 reviews
.13 km away
Ogotoso
13 reviews
.21 km away
Biwako Ryokusuitei
161 reviews
.23 km away
Yuzanso
177 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,574 restaurants in Otsu
Biwako Hanakaido
7 reviews
.02 km away
Big Ramen Ogoto
10 reviews
.26 km away
Ogoto Onsen Biwako Ryokusuitei
6 reviews
.24 km away
Ramen Sin-Sin Ogoto
5 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 390 attractions in Otsu
Saikyoji Temple
40 reviews
2.48 km away
Sakamoto Tourist Information Center
7 reviews
2.81 km away
YUtour
36 reviews
1.31 km away
Spa Resort Ogoto Agaryanse
40 reviews
.45 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Chippyqueen
9 June 2018|
Answer
Response from Satjexon | Reviewed this property |
The complimentary shuttle bus to nearest JR station will take 5-10 mins. JR from otogo onsen station to Kyoto (30 mins) , Kyoto to Osaka (another 30-40 mins) , Osaka to Osaka Airport (45 mins). The whole journey will take 2... More
1
Vote
microfilter
25 April 2018|
Answer
Response from Daniel S | Reviewed this property |
Dinner was served to us in a private dining room. Breakfast was served in a public breakfast room. Both were amazing.
1
Vote
HanHua20
5 February 2018|
Answer
Response from ceberus | Reviewed this property |
It is natural onsen - otherwise they wouldn't call it onsen. If you are staying at a room w/ a private onsen, it is natural hot spring as well.
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Sea facing room with outdoor bath is good but if you're a non smoker then make sure you book a non..."
Read review
"Get a [large 10+ mats] Japanese Style Room with Open-Air Bath"
Read review
"Looks this hotel is for those who are cray for hot spring"
Read review
"I have a sense that all rooms are facing the same view."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing