Top 5 hotel ranking in Fukui for travelers: recommended by locals

1. Fukui Phoenix Hotel


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Fukui Phoenix hotel is located only 3 minutes away from JR Fukui station. The work of the local calligrapher, Mr. Juichi Yoshikawa, is displayed in the lobby which creates an impressive Japanese atmosphere. The hotel has a restaurant, lounge, free wireless LAN service and laundromat for your convenience. Guest rooms are categorized by floor level and include the royal floor, ladies’ floor, standard floor, and economy floor, so you can safely stay even in women’s groups. A full size bed is standard for each guest room to provide a good rest.

Access from train station

A 3 minute walk from JR Fukui station. Pass the roundabout at Fukui station west gate, then across the road. Walk Osensui-dori street (toward northwest direction), and you will find the hotel entrance just after turning left at the intersection at Iwai Cosmo Securities.

Address

Ote, Fukui-shi, Fukui

Phone number

TEL:0776-21-1800/FAX:0776-21-1801

Website

http://phoenix-hotel.jp/

Price

Single room: starting from ¥5400

Twin/ double room: starting from ¥8000

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2. Hotel Fujita Fukui


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Hotel Fujita Fukui is located near Fukui prefectural office in the center of Fukui city. There is Central Park and Fukui city hall near the hotel; therefore lots of business people use Hotel Fujita. Katamachi, the biggest downtown area in Fukui is accessible by foot from the hotel. It is the largest hotel in the prefecture with 354 guest rooms and able to accommodate various groups’ requests. The restaurant has private rooms and large banquet halls to support dinner for large groups.The biggest feature of this hotel is the breakfast buffet. You can start your day with breakfast while taking in the morning sun on the garden terrace. And the buffet menu contains lots of Fukui-made ingredients and special products.

Access from train station

A 7 minute walk from JR Fukui station. Pass the roundabout of JR Fukui west gate, walk west on Chuo-oodori street about 500meters. Turn right at Daimyo-machi intersection and walk to north on Phoenix-dori street about 200 meters. You will find Hotel Fujita Fukui soon after turning right (directed to north) at the intersection where the Tomita Dai-Ichi Life building is located.

Address

3-12-20 Ote, Fukui-shi, Fukui

Phone number

TEL:0776-27-8811/ FAX:0776-27-8800

Website

http://www.hotel-fujita.jp/fukui/

Price

Single room (room with 1 twin bed) starting from ¥4464 per room

Twin (room with 2 twin beds) / Double (room with 1 full bed): starting  from ¥6028 per room

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3. Hotel Riverge Akebono


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This hotel is a city resort hotel which completed renovation of the whole building in 2016. The hotel is located along the Asuwagawa river, and you can enjoy the view of cherry blossoms in full bloom from the observation bathing area located on the top floor of the hotel. Facilities include an outdoor event hall, large public bath, sauna and banquet hall. Some rooms are large enough for more than 4 guests which is ideal for a large group. Complimentary services for guests include a comic and magazine corner, massage chairs, and bicycle rentals. The terrace on the rooftop opens as a beer terrace during summer season where you can enjoy dinner while watching the night view in Fukui city. The local cuisine of Fukui prefecture will be served for breakfast; you will be able to start full of energy from the morning.

Access from train station

10 minutes walk from JR Fukui station. Pass the roundabout at JR Fukui station west gate, walk toward west direction on Chuo-dori about 700 meters. Turn left at Katamachi iriguchi (entrance) intersection and proceed about 100 meters. You will see the hotel sign and entrance when you walk along the river. The hotel will provide free shuttle service for up to 7 guests when you reserve in advance.

Address

3-10-12 Chuo, Fukui-shi, Fukui

Phone number

TEL:0776-22-1000/FAX:0776-22-8023

Website

http://www.riverge.com/

Price

Single room (room with 1 twin bed): starting from ¥4600 per room

Twin (room with 2 twin beds)/ Double (room with 1 full bed): ¥9200 per room

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4. Hotel Crown Hills Takefu


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This hotel is a member of the BBH group which has about 100 hotels in Japan and abroad.

It used to be called Takefu Palace Hotel before it became a member of the BBH group in 2016, and the name has changed to Hotel Crown Hills Takefu. The hotel’s facilities mainly cater to single occupancies, it is ideal for individual travelers and bus trips. Complementary coffee, computer  use with free internet browsing, and free comic rental is available for the guests.

1 minute walk from JR Takefu station where the center of Echizen city. The hotel is located near by the train station, so it is easier to transport larger luggage. It is convenient to stay this hotel as a  base for sightseeing in Hokuriku region.

Access from the train station

Take Hokuriku Honsen line from JR Fukui station. Take the local train heading to Tsuruga, and Takefu station is 5th from Fukui station. Takes about 20 minutes. Proceed to the ticket gate and walk to left side of the roundabout. The hotel entrance is 50 meters away from the station.

Address

1-2-3 Fuchu, Echizen-shi, Fukui

Phone number

TEL:0778-23-8100/FAX:0778-23-7653

Website

http://breezbay-group.com/hch-takefu/index.html

Price

Single room (room with 1 twin bed): starting from ¥5280 per room

Twin (room with 2 twin beds)/ Double (room with 1 full bed): starting from ¥6480 per room

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5. Yours Hotel Fukui


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This well-established hotel in Fukui city is located just a short walk from JR Fukui Station West gate. Besides the standard twin and double rooms, the hotel has “modern twin rooms” which gives you an impression of Japanese style, and you can rest with futon mattress. In addition, you can use foot massagers and shoe polish kits for free. And electric assisted bicycles and electric cars are also available for rent. The hotels restaurants, Japanese restaurant “Tachibana”, the French restaurant “Bonheur” and the cafe “Otemachi Cafe”, are also local-favorite restaurants in Fukui prefecture. It may be nice to arrive a little earlier and enjoy a cafe, lunch and dinner.

Access from train station

2 minutes walk from JR Fukui station. Exit Fukui station west gate and across the roundabout, enter Chou Oo-dori to west direction, about 200 meters. There is a hotel entrance in front of “Kencho iriguchi (the prefectural government entrance)” intersection.

Address

1-4-8 Chuo, Fukui-shi, Fukui

Phone

TEL:0776-25-3200/FAX:0776-25-3549

Website

http://www.yours-hotel.co.jp/

Price

single room (room with  twin bed): starting from ¥4560 per room

Twin (room with 2 twin beds)/ Double( room with 1 full bed): ¥9600 per room

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