Smile Hotel Wakayama

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
18 Minamimigiwacho, Wakayama, 640-8232, Japan
3.7 out of 5 rating 125 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.7

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Smile Hotel Wakayama in Wakayama, you'll be a 1-minute drive from Wakayama Castle and 10 minutes from Porto Europa. This hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Wakayama City Children's Museum and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Museum of Modern Art.


Make yourself at home in one of the 87 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wired Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.


Enjoy a satisfying meal at Shangri-La serving guests of Smile Hotel Wakayama. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a computer station, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Museum of Modern Art - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Wakayama City Children's Museum - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Wakayama Castle - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Wakayama Park Zoo - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Hoonji Temple - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Wakayama City Museum - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Suhara Onsen - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Hanayama Onsen - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Takihara Onsen - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Takanoji Temple - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Harunomiyaebisu Shrine - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Sumiya Orthopaedic Hospital - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
Sumiya Rehabilitation Hospital - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Kao Eco Lab Museum - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Nichizengu Shrine - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 39.4 km / 24.5 mi
Kobe (UKB) - 100.7 km / 62.6 mi

The preferred airport for Smile Hotel Wakayama is Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

  • Parking height restrictions apply.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 900 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 1080 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Vending machine
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Elevator
  • -Luggage storage