Hotels 5. Mitsui Garden Hotel Hiroshima
The Mitsui Garden Hotel Hiroshima is located near Fukuromachi Tram Station and is just a 10-minute walk from the very famous Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park. Hiroshima Castle is also about a 20-minute walk from the hotel. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi and 3 dining options. Their rooms are complete with a flat-screen TV, a private bathroom and a refrigerator. For dining, guests can savour French dishes while enjoying the gorgeous views of the city at the Confrere Restaurant. For traditional Japanese lunch and dinner cuisine, head over to Yagumo, whereas Café Di Esspresso serves drinks and light snacks.
Other facilities include laundry and dry-cleaning services and a hair salon.
4. Grand Prince Hotel
Grand Prince Hotel is located at just a 15-minute drive from central Hiroshima and overlooks the Seto Inland Sea. It has several dining options, a seasonal outdoor pool and hot spring baths. It was also featured in Michelin Green Guide Japan 2013. Their air-conditioned rooms come with a large window and a flat-screen TV that has satellite TV channels. It is also conveniently located, with the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and the Atomic Bomb Dome being a 15-minute drive away. Miyajima Island just a 25-minute boat ride away from Motoujina Pier, situated in front of the hotel.
Facilities include a spa, sauna, jet bath, fitness centre and the massage salon which guests can enjoy with an additional charge. Additionally, there is a business centre, travel desk and concierge services. The hotel also offers a free 30-minute shuttle ride to/from Hiroshima Station.
For dining, guests can enjoy Japanese dishes at Nadaman Restaurant that is located on the 20th floor. Riho, on the other hand, serves Chinese cuisine, and Kakkun offers the Hiroshima speciality, the Okonomi-yaki (a Japanese savoury pancake containing a variety of ingredients such as cabbage, bean sprouts, meat and sauces). Porto serves buffet-style dining.
3. Rihga Royal Hotel
Rihga Royal Hotel is just 15 minutes from JR Hiroshima Train Station by tram or city bus. They boast several dining options, free Wi-Fi, a fitness centre and their rooms are complete with a flat-screen satellite TV and a private bathroom that also comes with a bathtub. The hotel is conveniently located, being just 300m (984 feet) from Kamiyacho City Bus Station and 600m (1968 feet) from the Atomic Bomb Dome. Attractions such as the Hiroshima Castle and Peace Memorial Park are about a 10-minute walk away from the hotel whereas the Hiroshima Museum of Art and the Hiroshima Prefectural Office are both 250m (820 feet) away.
For dining, guests can head over to LUORE for an all-day buffet that offers a wide variety of dishes. Restaurant Chambord serves French cuisine, Naniwa serves Japanese, Chinese, teppanyaki, sushi and Continental dishes. Additionally, guests can enjoy cocktails at the Sky Lounge Rihga Top while enjoying gorgeous views of the city.