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Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Want to go back! Very friendly to Americans but English is limited. Excellent hot spring. Great location. You can walk around Lake Shinji and to Matsue Castle. This is my favorite hotel in Japan. Breakfast is good too!

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Israel
Reviewed 30 October 2016

The hotel is situated right by lake 'Shinji-ko'. The view is spectacular and there is a nice promenade right across the street to wander on or jog. Breakfast was good (as was a Western style dinner we had as a group). The best thing about the hotel was a very good onsen, with its outdoor part facing the lake. It...

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Tokyodude
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Although the hotel is located right next to the lake and looks nice, the whole place feels a little old. We stayed just for one night, but since it was the high season, it was pretty pricey for what we got. The place is an onsen hotel, so it has a public onsen bath area, but for the hotel size,...

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Sao Paulo
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the new part of this hotel. Our room was spacious and offered great views of Lake Shinji. Also had a decent size bath room with the usual amenities (tooth brushes, razor ), a flat screen TV and free WiFi. Breakfast buffet (both Japanese and Western style was included and offered a lot of choices. A very nice...

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Osaka, Japan
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights. Everything works like a clock. Amazing food for a hotel, especially breakfast. Nice baths. Close to everything. Nice views over the lake. Highly recommend. 15 min walnut to the great castle of Matsue. 5 min from a very good sushi place, convenience store.

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Montgeron
Reviewed 19 May 2014

We have spent 2 nights in this hotel. We had a room with a very nice view on the lake. The room was large and very clean. Corridors would deserve to be cleaned and renovated. This is a large, modern hotel which 'claims' to be at 4 stars level and is not, specifically on service side. Bar which charges 800...

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Kladno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 19 March 2014

I stayed in the East Wing of the hotel where I suppose they offer spacier and more modern rooms. My room was really big, spotlessly clean and supplied with the usual array of amenities. The only drawback was probably the windows that couldn´ t be opened from inside the room and centrally regulated heating. Air-conditioning can be set individually but...

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 7 November 2013

Really enjoyed staying in this hotel with Western facilities. Very helpful staff and good service in the dining room. an unforgettable experience was watching the early morning fishermen in the lake - a free cultural show

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Heraklio, Greece
Reviewed 6 October 2013

This is the second time I stay in this resort. I find it quite comfortable and sufficient for the purposes of my travel. Lovely rooms with a magnificent view to the lake, excellent service by the personnel. Gentle figures everywhere!

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kauai
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We spent three nights in Matsue at Hotel Ichibata. I can believe that it is an old and reputable hotel....you can still see lots of Japanese locals coming in, dressed very well, to attend dinners and weddings, etc. I'm sure that, in its yesteryears, the hotel was truly impressive. However, the accommodations are now dated. Our "air conditioning" did not...

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Address: 30 Chidori-cho, Matsue 690-0852, Shimane Prefecture
Region: Japan > Chugoku > Shimane Prefecture > Matsue > Matsueshinjiko Onsen
Price Range: $78 - $621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ichibata 3*
Number of rooms: 142
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“At least in the East Wing all the rooms are lake-side rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles janj28, 18 Mar 2014 | Read review
“The 530s rooms are very convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles EPROHeraklio_Greece, 5 Oct 2013 | Read review
“Pay a little extra to get a lakeview room. It's worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles josensei, 10 Aug 2011 | Read review
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