Whether you are traveling on business or for sightseeing, Nagoya has a great range of hotels to suit every situation and budget. The following hotels are recommended for their location, their excellent facilities, and for their high standards of service.
Nagoya Marriott Associa Hotel
This is not just the best hotel in Nagoya but one of the best in Japan. There are a range of stylishly appointed rooms with twin or double beds, deluxe suites, and traditional Japanese style rooms. All guest rooms are spacious with elegant furnishings, luxurious bedding, and have panoramic views over the city.
The hotel’s nine restaurants include Japanese, Chinese, French, Italian, and international buffet options and the 52nd floor Sky Lounge offers stunning night views. For breakfast continental, buffet, and full American options are available.
On-site services and facilities include a concierge service, foreign currency exchange, a business center, a laundry service, a gift shop, a barber, a beauty salon, and a florist. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout the hotel. This hotel also has an indoor swimming pool, fitness gym, and sauna which can be accessed for an additional fee. Map
Located in one of the towers above Nagoya Station this hotel has easy access to the local transportation network, and is also convenient for local shopping and dining facilities.
Richmond Hotel Nagoya Shinkansenguchi
Richmond Hotel is a good value business hotel that has everything you need for a short stay in Nagoya. Rooms with double beds or twin beds are available. All guest rooms have Simmons bedding, a flat-screen TV, a refrigerator, a writing desk, an electric kettle, a hairdryer, nightwear and slippers. All rooms also have a private bathroom with a bathtub and complimentary toiletries. The daily buffet breakfast includes both Japanese and Western style dishes.
The front desk is staffed 24 hours a day, and there is a laundromat with coin operated machines on site. Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout the hotel and laptop computers are available to rent. Map
Richmond Hotel Nagoya Shinkansenguchi is a nine minute walk from the Taiko-Dori Exit on the west side of Nagoya Station.
Royal Park Hotel The Nagoya
Royal Park Hotel The Nagoya is a reasonably priced hotel with great facilities which include an on-site restaurant and spa. Guest rooms are compact, clean, and simply decorated with comfortable furnishings. Rooms include single bed, twin bed, double bed, and deluxe twin bed options and all beds are fitted with Serta brand mattresses. All rooms have free Wi-Fi internet access, a TV with foreign language channels, a refrigerator, a writing desk, a kettle, and a safety deposit box.
The hotel restaurant is a casual space to enjoy French cuisine for lunch and dinner, and serves a hearty buffet breakfast of Japanese and international dishes. The public spa has separate bathing facilities for ladies and gentlemen. This hotel also has a laundry service, drinks vending machines, and rental laptop computers. Map
Royal Park Hotel The Nagoya is a 5 minute walk from the Sakura-Dori exit on the east side of Nagoya Station.
Via Inn Nagoya Shinkansenguchi
For convenience, price, and amenities Via Inn offers one of the best deals in Nagoya. Guest rooms are compact, but have everything you need and their beds are large and very comfortable. All rooms have free Wi-Fi internet access, a refrigerator, kettle, hair dryer, and TV. Video on demand is available for a fee. Bathrooms have both tubs and showers, a toilet fitted with a heated seat and washlet style bidet, and complimentary toiletries.
The daily all-you-can-eat buffet breakfast is included free with the price of your room. This hotel has a coin laundry, and a business center with computers, printers, and photocopying facilities. The hotel staff are also extremely polite and helpful. Map
Via Inn Nagoya Shinkansenguchi is an 8 minute walk from the Taiko-Dori Exit on the west side of Nagoya Station.
Mitsui Garden Hotel Nagoya Premier
Mitsui Garden Hotel Nagoya Premier offers upscale accommodation with excellent services and facilities which include an on-site restaurant, bar, and spa. Public areas are gracefully decorated and enjoy soft, ambient lighting. The hotel has a range of guest rooms with comfortable double or twin beds. All rooms have free Wi-Fi internet access, a TV, refrigerator, kettle, nightwear, and hairdryer. Private bathrooms have tubs and showers, and are fully stocked with towels and toiletries.
There is a buffet restaurant with a bar on the 18th floor where you can enjoy breakfast, lunch, and dinner while enjoying scenic views from floor-to-ceiling windows. The hotel spa has bathing areas that are separated by gender, where you can enjoy a hot dip while viewing the illuminated interior garden. This hotel has drinks vending machines, a laundry service and also a coin-operated laundry. Map
Mitsui Garden Hotel Nagoya is located inside the Toyota Symphony Building which is a 5 minute walk from the Sakura-Dori exit on the east side of Nagoya Station. The reception desk and lobby are on the 18th floor. This building also has restaurants, cafes, and a cinema.
Daiwa Roynet Hotel Nagoya Ekimae
Daiwa Roynet Hotel is a reliable business hotel with a good range of reasonably priced single, double, twin, and executive rooms. Guest rooms are supplied with a refrigerator, writing desk, kettle, hair dryer, nightwear, and an LCD TV. Video on demand is available for an extra 1,000 yen. All rooms have both wireless and wired high-speed internet access. All rooms have a private bathroom with a tub and shower, and are supplied with towels and a full set of toiletries.
There is a café and a Japanese beef bowl restaurant on site. For breakfast you can have a Western style meal in the hotel café of toast, eggs, and sausage for 520 yen, or a Japanese set meal of fish, rice, soup, and side dishes for just 500 yen. Breakfast can be included in your accommodation plan. Computers and printers are available for public use in the lobby, and rental computers are available too. This hotel also has drinks vending machines, ice making machines, and a coin operated laundry. Map
Daiwa Roynet Hotel Nagoya Ekimae is a 6 minute walk from the Sakura-Dori exit on the east side of Nagoya Station.
Nagoya Kanko Hotel
Nagoya Kanko Hotel is a stylish hotel established in 1936 that continues to offer first class hospitality. This hotel has a range of spacious and elegantly furnished double and twin bedrooms, and luxury suites. All rooms have free wireless and wired internet access and are supplied with a TV, refrigerator, writing desk, kettle, hairdryer, and nightwear. Bathrooms are supplied with towels and complimentary toiletries.
There are five restaurants and a bar in the hotel offering a range of Japanese, Chinese, and French cuisine. For breakfast you can choose between a buffet, American, or Japanese breakfast. Room service is also available from 7.00 till 24.00. This hotel also has a free fitness gym and a business center with computers and printers. Map
Nagoya Kanko Hotel is a 5 minute walk from Fushimi Subway Station. This station is one stop away from Nagoya Station to the west and one stop from the major commercial district of Sakae to the east. The Fushimi area also has excellent dining and drinking venues.
This top class high-rise hotel in Fushimi has spacious rooms and suites with large windows giving fantastic city views. All rooms have an LCD TV with cable channels, a refrigerator, a mini bar, free Wi-Fi internet access, Serta brand bedding, nightwear, and a writing desk. Bathrooms have showers, tubs, towels, free toiletries, and fluffy bathrobes.
On-site dining options include a Mediterranean brasserie, Chinese and Japanese restaurants, a lobby bar, and a tea room. The buffet breakfast has both Western and Japanese dishes. This hotel also has a fitness room, swimming pool, and tennis court. Bicycles are available to rent. Other on-site facilities include a concierge desk with multilingual staff, foreign currency exchange, a business center with computers and printers, a laundry service, a barber shop, a beauty salon, a gift shop, and a florist. Map
Hilton Nagoya is a 5 minute walk from Fushimi Subway Station which is one stop away from Nagoya Station.
Dormy Inn Premium is an excellent business hotel with superior facilities and very reasonable room rates. Rooms with double, twin, and triple beds are available. All rooms have wired and wireless internet access, a TV, a refrigerator, a kettle, and tea and coffee making facilities. Video on demand costs an extra 1,000 yen. Bathrooms are supplied with a full set of towels and toiletries.
The hotel restaurant offers a daily buffet breakfast with local and international dishes, and free noodles are available at night. The communal hot spring spa has indoor and outdoor baths areas and saunas which are separated by gender. This hotel also has public use computers, drinks vending machines, and a coin operated laundry. Map
This hotel is a 5 minute walk from Fushimi Subway Station which is just one stop away from Nagoya Station.
Nagoya Tokyu Hotel
Nagoya Tokyu Hotel is a high-grade hotel with elegant European style decor and furnishings and a variety of top quality facilities. There are spacious guest rooms with double or twin beds, suites with living areas, and also a self-contained maisonette suite. Japanese style rooms with traditional furnishings are also available. All rooms have free wired and wireless internet access, a refrigerator, a minibar, and satellite TV. Bathrooms have a full set of towels, toiletries, a hairdryer and bathrobes.
On-site dining options include French, Chinese, and Japanese restaurants, a teppanyaki style grill restaurant, a café, a bakery, a bar, and lounge. Room service is also available from 7.00 till 24.00. The hotel gym and indoor pool are available for a fee and there is a coin operated public computer in the lobby. There are also a number of clothing boutiques, gift shops, and a florist on the 1st floor. Map
Nagoya Tokyu Hotel is a ten minute walk from Sakae Subway Station which is two stops away from Nagoya Station. Located in the heart of the Sakae commercial district this hotel has easy access to local shopping and dining facilities.
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