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Richmond Hotel Akita Ekimae

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

Had a pleasant stay. Richmond Hotels offers that bit of western comfort in a Japanese environment hence why they have the name "Richmond". Breakfast are always good although they seem to be franchised out to the people who run the dining area so no two Richmond breakfasts are same. Japanese and western foods. Handy if you are getting tired of...

Thank LondonTell
Shinjuku, Japan
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Close to the train station. A very large twin room. Clean and modern. Friendly staff. Beautiful decor. Comfortable bed. A nice view from the room. Fast WiFi. A good amount of english is spoken. HUGE sized TV !

Thank Seanmpz
New York City, New York
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I only speak a little Japanese and everyone who helped me were patient and earnest. Upon arrival I was offered a basket of amenities to select from - amenities that included collagen face masks and toe separators. The bathroom in my room had a scrubber, toothbrush and toothpaste, razor, shaving cream, folding hairbrush, black q-tips, all in cute little plastic...

1Thank dystq
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Stayed three nights. Hotel close to JR Station. Staffs offered excellent service. Room is bigger than most business hotel rooms. Lobby is modern and relaxing. few minutes walk to high end department store Seibu. The fresh food market also not far from the hotel. Yamato courier has an office inside the fresh food market where one can courier the luggages...

Thank limeh0g
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Walking distance from station and first half under a covered arcade. Good firm bed and plenty of power outlets. Bathroom a bit of a squeeze though. Reception on ground/first floor and payment upon check-in via automated machines that accept cash or credit card. Japanese buffet breakfast also on this floor and reasonable at 1100 Yen if you haven't booked room...

Thank Sengch
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My family stayed here just 1 night, we have the twin room. The lobby is neat and modern, such as the room payment was done via an ATM look alike machine. The room is clean and large enough to live comfortably, it comes with multiple power adaptor for iPad or smartphone devices. The hotel has self-laundry, you can even use...

Thank Abdul R
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Having suddenly found ourselves without accommodation as planned in Akita the staff at JR office at Akita rail station made a couple of phone calls and got us a late 2 night stay at the Richmond Hotel, which was about 4 minutes walk from the station. We had used the Richmond chain previously when in Japan so we had no...

Thank DavidMMc56
Beijing, China
Reviewed 27 December 2015

I stayed in this hotel for one night and liked it very much. Very convenient location, lose to the train station, staff are very good, efficient and willing to help and the rooms are a little more spacious, compared to Japanese hotels in general. ( Not sure about all the rooms, but the room I got was really spacious :)...

Thank Lakshmanan M
Boise, Idaho
Reviewed 7 October 2015

The Richmond is immaculate (extremely clean) and a comfortable hotel newer hotel. However, it was a bit small for me. The next time I will consider buying the larger room since I was staying for 1 week and had a lot of baggage. If you are happy with a small room with a king sized bed then go for room...

5Thank MrCustoms
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Having stayed in many Akita hotels over the years we found this to be an excellent hotel, close to JR rail station. Good size rooms for a business hotel in Japan, excellent Japanese breakfast buffet, with also a nod to Western tastes with eggs, scrambled or boiled and sausages etc. The bedroom had good hard mattresses and the rooms seemed...

1Thank Gringo999

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Additional Information about Richmond Hotel Akita Ekimae

Address: 2-2-26 Nakadori | Akita shi, Akita ken, Akita 010-0001, Akita Prefecture
Region: Japan > Tohoku > Akita Prefecture > Akita > Akita Station
Price Range: $73 - $202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Richmond Hotel Akita Ekimae 3*
Number of rooms: 198
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“Choose the large twin room.”
  • Big TV.
  • View from twin room, 12th floor.
Seanmpz, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The standard room lacks sufficient storage space for a long stay.”
MrCustoms, 6 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Quiet and clean and part of a hotel circuit in Japan”
TriniFiguera, 27 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Upper floors have area views.”
Ocassi0nal_Traveller, 24 May 2015 | Read review
“I was really happy with the top floor (12th)”
Henro09, 16 Apr 2015 | Read review
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