Lake Biwa Otsu Prince Hotel

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
4-7-7 Nionohama, Otsu, 520-8520, Japan
4.0 out of 5 rating 668 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

Price Beat Guarantee*

Find a lower comparable hotel price online and we'll beat it by 10%. Find out more.

*Conditions Apply

Property Details

Property Location

Located in Otsu, Lake Biwa Otsu Prince Hotel is connected to the convention center, within a 15-minute drive of Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine. This hotel is 9.4 mi (15.1 km) from Sanjusangendo Temple and 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from Kyoto Tower.


Make yourself at home in one of the 530 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including an outdoor pool and bicycles to rent. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the complimentary area shuttle.


Satisfy your appetite with Japanese cuisine at Shimizu Japnanese , one of the hotel's 6 restaurants. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Lake Biwa - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Biwako Hall - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Aeon Mall Kusatsu - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Biwako Otsukan - 5.1 km / 3.2 mi
Daigoji Temple - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi
Ogoto Onsen - 12.4 km / 7.7 mi
Kyoto Municipal Zoo - 13.1 km / 8.1 mi
Shoren-in Temple - 13.1 km / 8.2 mi
Lake Biwa Museum - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Kyoto National Museum of Modern Art - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Chion-in Temple - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Miyakomesse - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Heian Shrine - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Nanzenji Temple - 13.7 km / 8.5 mi

The nearest airports are:
Osaka (ITM-Itami) - 59.8 km / 37.1 mi
Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 111.7 km / 69.4 mi

The preferred airport for Lake Biwa Otsu Prince Hotel is Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
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.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Use of the outdoor seasonal pool incurs a surcharge of JPY 1,000 per adult and JPY 500 per child. Deck chair use is JPY 1,000 per table. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. Japanese futons are provided based on the number of adults in the reservation. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. For the comfort of guests using the public bathing areas and other public facilities, this property does not permit guests with tattoos to use the facilities. For more details, please contact the property using the number on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Important Information

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

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
  • 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.

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 2600 for adults and JPY 900 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 500 per day (in/out privileges)

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

  • -Free area shuttle
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Conference space
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Hair salon
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Children's pool
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Newspapers in lobby (surcharge)
  • -Year Built - 1989
  • -Number of restaurants - 6
  • -Total number of rooms - 530
  • -Number of floors - 38
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Ballroom