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Hoshino Resorts L'Hotel de Hiei

13/06/2017 14/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is one of those Japanese attempts at cross-cultural connection-- when it hits, it hits deeply; when it misses, it's still good. French-ish cuisine on a mountaintop overlooking a two-million year old lake. This is one of the properties of the Hoshino group. Idea of the group is to acquire distressed properties, and through operational excellence, turn them around. This...

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Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at Hoshino Resorts L'Hotel de Hiei, responded to this review

Dear Warden R, Thank you very much for taking time to review Hoshino Resorts L’Hotel de Hiei. We are so pleased to hear that you could enjoy staying at our hotel, especially meals made of local ingredients. Your comment is much appreciated as it allows us to continue to improve and offer the experiences expected. Hoshino Resorts has 35 hotels...

Chuo, Japan
Reviewed 15 November 2014

The hotel located at middle of the Hieizan drive way. The cost of road chiket was paid from hotel at check out time. Autum leaves are half of red in drive way. Late of November is good for " Momijigari".

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 27 April 2014

The hotel is a charming spot on Mt. Hiei with nice, quiet views of the country side. It's a good retreat from the city, but I give it only 3/5 stars mainly because I beleive they can offer greater value provided the price they charge. Here is my assessment: PROS: Nicely appointed rooms, and very nice staff. I was very...

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L_Hotel_de_Hiei, マネージャー at Hoshino Resorts L'Hotel de Hiei, responded to this review

Thank you for coming and staying in our hotel. We greatly appreciate your praise messages about the staff's hospitality. However we are so sorry that access and meal were inconvenience for you. Based on your valuable opinion, we continue to make our service improvement. We hope that you will come to our hotel again. Thank you so much for your...

Reviewed 3 April 2007

L'Hotel de Hiei is not exactly conveniently located, but that should by no means keep anyone away. On the toll road that winds through Mount Hiei, bordering Kyoto and Shiga Prefectures, this hotel simply cannot easilly be topped. It is both architecturally pleasing and in harmony with the surroundings, despite being quite purely European in design. I was fortunate enough...

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Close to the summit of Kyoto's sacred mountain, this auberge welcomes with splendid views of Japan's largest lake Biwa, and creative French cuisine that integrates time-honored local ways of preparing the harvest of Shiga's fresh waters and fertile plains. ... more   less 

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Address: Ipponsugi Hiei, Kyoto 606-0000, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range: $519 - $838 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hoshino Resorts L'Hotel de Hiei 4*
Number of rooms: 29
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#39 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
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