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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the white beach in August. The room were basic but clean. Our stay was superb!Kevin and the staff are friendly and helpful . Very good restaurant e super pizza!! Recommended! Roberta and Daniele

Thank roberta m
Tokyo, Japan
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41 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Yes, the place is overall a bit too expensive, yes the rooms are not the cleanest, yes they forget about some amenities like toothbrushes & conditioner and yes - no air conditioning in the rooms. BUT: this is a beach hotel! You pay for staying directly at the beach during the season! The (western-style) food is AMAZING! Coffee & Cocktails... More 

Thank Carozilla
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We just returned from a three-day, two-night visit to the White Beach Hotel and really enjoyed our stay. As other reviewers have indicated, the hotel is located right across the road from Ohama Beach (quite literally a 30-second walk). Ohama Beach is really nice and has an added feature for travelers with small children: the beach has a large tide... More 

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41 reviews
20 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This place has been changed chefs several times, but this season the food is the worst. Pizza, fish, meat - you name it, stale taste and just not good, comparing to the quality you you get used to in this country. However, the prices are as if the food is at its best - 2.200 Yen for ham and ruccola... More 

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Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

It's a easy going hotel, with good western food. Children can sleep with parents on futon within the the same room for the same price. Bed is large and comfortable. Rooms in a good condition and the staff takes care about you and is very helpful. They have a free car park and the beach area is really amazing beautiful... More 

1 Thank Jochen A
Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Had a great overnight at White Beach - very ex-pat friendly - western style menu and rooms - Good A/C and great staff that was very accommodating. Beach is right across the street and a great way to get away from the City for a weekend in the summer. Recommend and will go back too!

Hobart, Australia
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19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We've just spent a week at White Beach Hotel, our 3rd year in a row staying here. The location of this hotel is sublime, directly over the road from Ohama Beach, the best beach we've found in Japan. It's a really nice, wide, sandy (not rocky) swimming beach patrolled by surf life savers from 9am - 5pm and, when the... More 

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Onchan, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
34 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this hotel on a bank holiday weekend. For the price we would expect something a bit better! The rooms were very basic, no tea/coffee facilities, no tv, one lamp, one chair, small bathroom, double bed. The room was clean though which was good. The young wait on staff were very pleasant and cheerful. The big chap behind the... More 

1 Thank Wynn07
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We just spent 4 nights here and enjoyed how close it was to the beach and how comfortable the rooms are. Crisp white sheets and feather pillows, aaahhhhh. The food and drinks are a bit pricey but it's a really great place and I really recommend it highly

Thank hannalucas
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

The last review here is spot-on. We are very fond of this place as the staff were so friendly, the cocktails and chococello are great (I drank a lot of caipirinhas) and it is 30 seconds walk from a gorgeous beach. It is a 5-6km walk into "town" but I don't think you're missing much as it was pretty dead... More 

1 Thank Pele_star

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
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Additional Information about White Beach Hotel

Address: 1902 Kisami, Shimoda 415-0028, Shizuoka Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chubu > Shizuoka Prefecture > Shimoda > Shimoda Onsen
Number of rooms: 19
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Shimoda
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“Ocean view is nice but not necessary”
 of 5 bubbles CBDFW, 24 Jul 2016 | Read review
“first floor so less noise”
 of 5 bubbles Pele_star, 3 Sep 2015 | Read review
“book early the better because the place fills fast during peak season”
 of 5 bubbles paulie02852, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Military discount available upon request.”
 of 5 bubbles 20marcosa, 10 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Rooms above the restaurant side of the building are more quiet”
 of 5 bubbles MaryanneGovers, 1 Jul 2014 | Read review
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