Kotobukirou Rinsuitei

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In-room safe, free WiFi
In-room safe, free WiFi
Combined shower/tub, free toiletries, hair dryer, slippers
Combined shower/tub, free toiletries, hair dryer, slippers

Overview of Kotobukirou Rinsuitei

Kotobukirou Rinsuitei

3.0 star property
3-star ryokan in Suma Ward

7,0/10 Good

2 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
  • Bathtub
  • Laundry facilities
3-5-18 Sumaderacho Sumaku, Kobe, Hyogo, 654-0071
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Hot springs
  • Breakfast available
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Free train station drop-off
  • 3 meeting rooms
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Vending machine
  • Water dispenser
  • Self-serve laundry
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Suma Ward
  • Kobe Harborland - 17 min drive
  • Meriken Park - 17 min drive
  • Nizigen Nomori Park - 24 min drive
  • Akashi Kaikyo Bridge - 24 min drive
  • Arima Hot Springs - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Kobe Airport (UKB) - 28 min drive
  • Itami Airport (ITM) - 52 min drive
  • Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX) - 83 min drive
  • Kobe Sumadera Station - 7 min walk
  • Kobe Tsukimiyama Station - 11 min walk
  • Kobe Sanyosuma Station - 12 min walk
  • Free train station pick-up
  • Free train station drop-off

About this property

Kotobukirou Rinsuitei

3-star ryokan in the heart of Suma Ward
An indoor mineral hot spring (onsen), shopping on site, and a garden are just a few of the amenities provided at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei. For some rest and relaxation, visit the 2 hot springs. In addition to laundry facilities, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this ryokan include:
  • Free self parking and extended parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), free train station pick-up, and hot springs on site
  • A TV in the lobby, coffee/tea in the lobby, and a water dispenser
Room features
All guestrooms at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei offer comforts such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes.
Other amenities include:
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee and electric kettles
  • Bathrooms with toilets with electronic bidets and shower/tub combinations
  • Refrigerators, heating, and daily housekeeping



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Coronavirus Guidelines (Japan)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 21 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • Guests booked in Half Board rates must check-in by 7 PM to receive dinner.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Children (1 year old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite extended parking


  • Free train station shuttle from 9:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 7:00 AM–9:00 AM
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Water dispenser

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free

What to do

  • Hot springs
  • Shopping
  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • 3 meeting rooms


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage


  • Garden
  • Television in common areas


  • Elevator


  • Japanese

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television

Home comfort

  • Climate-controlled air conditioning and heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Slippers

Sleep well

  • Turndown service

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Electronic bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Public bath/onsen services include an indoor mineral hot springs (Japanese-style onsen) and a yukata (Japanese robe). These services feature separate men and women areas. There are 2 hot springs open between 3:30 PM and midnight.

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • A bathing tax, collected at the property, may be charged. The bathing tax applies to properties with hot springs and ranges from JPY 150-500 per person, per night based on local regulations. Please note that further exemptions may apply.

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of JPY 1500 for adults and JPY 1500 for children (approximately)

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Hot springs access available from 3:30 PM to midnight

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Coronavirus Guidelines (Japan).


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.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Property Registration Number 神保保第0715SA0211

Also known as

Kotobukirou Inn Kobe
Kotobukirou Inn
Kotobukirou Kobe
Suma Onsen Kotobukirou
Kotobukirou Rinsuitei Kobe
Kotobukirou Rinsuitei Ryokan
Kotobukirou Rinsuitei Ryokan Kobe

Frequently asked questions

What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei?
Yes, there's free self and extended parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
What is there to do at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei and nearby?
Onsite recreation at Kotobukirou Rinsuitei includes hot springs. Kotobukirou Rinsuitei also has a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Kotobukirou Rinsuitei?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Le Un (7-min walk), すなっく啓 (8-min walk), and バー ハートランド (11-min walk).
What's the area around Kotobukirou Rinsuitei like?
Kotobukirou Rinsuitei is a short 7-minute walk from Kobe Sumadera Station and 6 minutes' walk from Suma Rikyu Park.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities

8/10 Very good

kunio, 1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

6/10 Good

1-night family trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review