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  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museums are fabulous, the archecture amazing, great service. The room, however , was really tired. The bathroom floor was very stained, room walls scuffed, stains on the chairs, etc. the staff had 5 bath mats placed in the bath area to cover the floor!...More

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of the hotel is wonderful .free shuttle to surrounding attractions .Room nice with a balcony ,comfortable bed .Hotel is very modernistic with lots of kodak moments .Staff very helpful though no one to take your luggage to room .Breakfast buffet is standard Japanese...More

Thank arh0070
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Benesse House is a beautiful hotel in its location, architecture and funrishing. They have a world class modern art museum inside the main building. You have to book well in advance as it sells out regularly. There are 2 restaurants in the hotel and you...More

1  Thank gzau
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Stay at least two nights in the Benesse house Hotel. You need time to absorbe the beauty of the museum hotel, the surroundings and the atmosphere of the island. The rooms are extraordinary, the viewfrom the balconies great. Fine sunsets in your room. The service...More

2  Thank Katharina S
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Visiting Naoshima (and Teshima) and staying at Benesse House were the highlights of my two week visit to Japan. The hotel is simply lovely. The rooms were comfortable but best of all afforded tremendous views of land, sea and sculpture. Even on a rainy, overcast...More

Thank Katherine G
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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$501 - US$782 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$501 - US$782 (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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"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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"Rooms in the Park - top floor middle. Rooms at the beach and museum enjoy the sunset. All rooms are nice and..."
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