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1 room, 2 adults


3-star3 stars
3-24-7, Imakatata, Otsu, Shiga, 520-0241, Japan

3-star hotel, convenient to Lake Biwa
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.


  • Twin Room, Non Smoking, Lake View
  • Japanese Style Room with Shared Bathroom, Non Smoking

What’s around VIEW LODGE BIWA


  • Lake Biwa - 1 min walk
  • Lake Biwa Bridge - 21 min walk
  • Pieri Moriyama Mall - 38 min walk
  • Sagawa Art Museum - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Biwako Valley Ski Resort - 5.9 mi / 9.6 km
  • Ogoto Onsen - 3.5 mi / 5.7 km
  • Biwako Valley - 6.6 mi / 10.6 km
  • Lake Biwa Museum - 6.1 mi / 9.8 km

Getting around

  • Ogotoonsen station - 12 min drive
  • Omimaiko station - 13 min drive
  • Biwako-Hamaotsu Station - 17 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 18 rooms


  • Check-in time 4 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 9 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free onsite self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Spa services on site
  • Spa tub
  • Free bicycles on site
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • One meeting room
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Japanese

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. Public bath/onsen services include an indoor public bath (no minerals).

VIEW LODGE BIWA’s small print

Also known as

  • VIEW BIWA Otsu
  • VIEW LODGE BIWA Hotel Otsu


This property charges a fee for luggage storage before check-in and after check-out. Luggage storage must be requested in advance of arrival.

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.

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.

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.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast and dinner.

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 only accepts cash for all bookings and onsite payments.

Optional extras

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of JPY 1000 per person (approximately)

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


  • Does VIEW LODGE BIWA offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, VIEW LODGE BIWA does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at VIEW LODGE BIWA?
    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 gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at VIEW LODGE BIWA?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at VIEW LODGE BIWA?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at VIEW LODGE BIWA?
    You can check in from 4 PM - 9 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near VIEW LODGE BIWA?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include 天下一品 (9-min walk), ちゃんぽん亭 (11-min walk), and Saizeriya (14-min walk).
  • What is there to do at VIEW LODGE BIWA and nearby?
    Have fun during the warmer months with activities such as cycling. Relax in the spa tub after a day on the slopes or enjoy the use of spa services.

Recent reviews

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Good 6,0
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