Chikubu island is one of the islands on Lake Biwa.
The history of this island is old, there is a shrine on the island.
A lot of tourists visit.
Duration: Daily service from March 1, 2017 (Wednesday) to December 3 (Sun) in 2017
Departure time: 9: 30, 11: 00, 12: 30, 14: 00
Transportation: 8 minutes from JR Hikone station by free shuttle, 40 minutes from Hikone port
Price / Boarding fee: 3,000 yen (round trip), Entry fee 400 yen
Hikone Castle 410 anniversary festival
Let’s enjoy the national treasure Hikone Castle.
410 years since Hikone Castle construction.
Please enjoy the history of Hikone at various events.
Period: Saturday, March 18, 2017 – Sunday, December 10,
Place: Area around Hikone Castle
Transportation: 15 minutes on foot from JR Hikone station
A commentary on the Ii family’s collection
This event will explain Hikone in the Edo era with the globe and images of the time.You can appreciate the National Treasures of the Ii family in detail with a digital loupe.It describes the charm of the collection.
Period: March 18 (Sat) – July 2 (Sun) in 2017
Time: 8: 30 ~ 17: 00 (Admission is until 16:30)
Location: Hikone Castle Balance Oval (Admission fee for Hikone Castle is required)
Admission fee: Hikone Castle entrance fee 1,000 yen (Hikone Castle Museum set 1,500 yen)
Blue Impulse comes to Hikone on June 4, 2017 (Sun)
Sunday, June 4, 2017 Blue impulse will come to Hikone sky. It is one of the events of the National Treasure Hikone Castle 410 year festival.
What is Blue Impulse?
It is a special team to showcase brilliant acrobatic flight with air festivals of the Air Self Defense Force and national big events to let many people know the existence of the Air Self Defense Force. Six aircrafts colored blue and white develop a formation that does not disorient one stroke in the sky, and dynamic solo performance and exceptional performance.
Standard room plan
This is the basic rates for room-only.
Lowest price declared.
Any site more than the HP iPAQ-1 become cheap.
Wi-Fi connection in all rooms free of charge;
1-minute walk from JR Hikone station.To Hikone Castle is 10 minutes ' walk away.
And customer-friendly free service, parking, bicycles, sawn up coffee, laptop pillow.
40 rooms-we have become a 50-inch TELEVISION, ceiling light with bright rooms.
Business, tourism is friendly to both.
OMI beef Shabu-Shabu and sushi kaiseki plans (breakfast and dinner included)
This is a must-see item food extended with roast beef, Tempura, sushi and kaiseki cuisine.
In addition to three major beef one prepared "OMI beef" Shabu-Shabu (personal pot).
Become a luxury course quality, volume and satisfactory.
In conclusion, on this opportunity please use ☆
• Dinner basement 1 Japan food shop with flowers that were at the ready
(Dinner time 17:00-21:00)
Standard bed & Breakfast plan
This is the basic rates with breakfast included.
Hotel a perfect base for business or sightseeing from the station, so it is!
The breakfast is Japanese with delicious Japanese rice available
Breakfast hours: 7:00-9:00.
Hikonyan’s room to welcome ☆ ~ original goods with benefits-
Every character originated in the Hikone hikonyan's
Hikonyan's toy-packed room.Happy children
Enjoy!Hikonyan healing that's packed with
Hikonyan's assist in room nice memories.
Local enjoyment! Mitsunari Ishida Special Room (staying nervous)
Everyone who likes Sengoku, I have kept you waiting very much!
A lot of goods of Sengoku warrior, Ishida Mitsunari, which is quite involved in Hikone,
It is an appearance of plans that can be accommodated in rooms with special specifications. Ishida family’s family crest entered
There is a ceremonial curtain, which makes you feel like you are in Honjin.
6 Reasons to Choose HOTEL SUNROUTE HIKONE
Great Access by Train and Car
Hotel Sunroute Hikone is in a good location for business trips and sightseeing trips. It takes 1 minute on foot from the West Exit of the Hikone Station, and 5 minutes from Meishin Hikone IC. For the satisfaction of our guests who arrive by car, we have a free parking area.
Simmons Beds for a Comfortable Sleep
Our beds are Simmons beds, which are chosen by customers around the world because of the high quality of sleep they provide. These beds use a groundbreaking sleep technology called “Pocketed Coil Spring Mattress” which uses individual coils to support the body, and helps you to keep a correct posture while sleeping so you can wake up feeling more refreshed. Have a fulfilling journey with the comfortable sleep that the Simmons beds provide, and start your day positively with a light mind and body.
Free Bicycle Rental
To make sightseeing in castle town Hikone more enjoyable and comfortable for our guests, we provide a free bicycle rental service. Please feel free to ask the staff at the front desk about it.
Free Parking Area
Even though our hotel is located in front of Hikone Station, our free parking area can accommodate 50 cars. No reservation is necessary.
Equipped with Wi-Fi Service
You can access the internet anywhere in our facility using our free Wi-Fi.
LAN cables are provided in all rooms as well.
Free coffee is available at the lobby.
Along with coffee, there is a water dispenser as well.
Japanese Dishes Hana Kagami
Open as a spot in Hikone, Jouka-machi where you can enjoy Japanese dishes.
In a calm Japanese interior we will deliver authentic Japanese dishes.
Salon Bar Thistle
On the first floor of the Sunroute Hotel Hikone, there is an authentic bar ‘Salon Bar Thistle’ where you can enjoy cigars and cocktails. You can enjoy your evening in Hikone in a mature relaxing atmosphere.
Access to the hotel
It is a convenient location for both business and sightseeing, with a good location just a 1-minute walk from JR Hikone station.
- JR Biwako Line 1-minute walk from JR Hikone Station West Exit
- About 10 minutes by taxi from Shinkansen JR Maibara station
- About 5 minutes by car from Hikone IC on the Meishin Expressway
- 15 minutes by car from Hokuriku Expressway Maibara IC
Parking lot that can accommodate 50 cars is also available (free / reservation unnecessary)