Guests are invited to enjoy the exotic interior that blends oriental elements with the Art Deco style of Belgium,
designed to reflect the fact that Himeji is the long-standing sister city of Charleroi in Belgium.
Guest rooms offer an Art Deco design with a Japanese flavour
Our chic and elegant guest rooms incorporate many exotic elements into the design, such as ornate arrow feathers on the wall-paper,
making them an ideal base to relax in whether for business or leisure.
Italian Restaurant "SAN MICHELE"
A new branch of our renowned Kobe hotel restaurant will open here in Himeji!
The restaurant boasts a modern and sophisticated design which uses an ornate Italian red color as the focal point.
Observe the chefs at work in the open kitchen as they offer up freshly baked pizza from the pizza oven.
Our sky chapel, offering stunning views of Himeji Castle, is an ideal venue for both wedding ceremonies and banquets!
Starting with our grand ball room, with its high ceiling and modern art deco design, we offer a variety of venues featuring the latest audio-visual equipment, allowing us to host wedding receptions, banquets, exhibitions, conferences, and so on.
Whether you are here on business or for sightseeing, a relaxing dip in our public bath will help to take away the aches and pains of your travel.
For our guests' peace of mind, a security entrance door is planned to be installed on each guest floor, meaning that only hotel guests will be able to access these floors.
All guest rooms and hotel facilities are non-smoking. Guests wishing to smoke may do so in dedicated smoking zones.
Wireless LAN hot spots will be installed in the lobby and on guest room floors, allowing for Wi-Fi connections in each guest room.
Washing machines and tumble dryers are available 24 hours a day.
Hotel Monterey Himeji
23rd March 2018
60 Ekimae-cho, Himeji, Hyogo, 670-0927, Japan （planned）
Capacity of 197 vehicles (paid / on a first-come, first-served basis)
［View from our rooftop］
Directly connected to Himeji station!
Hotel Monterey Himeji is your ideal base for both sightseeing and business!
Travel time to Himeji Station
By Shinkansen (Bullet Train)
The hotel is located within walking distance of Himeji castle!
Directly connected to Himeji Station, Hotel Monterey Himeji is the ideal base for exploring the city and surrounding areas!
Himeji Castle (World Cultural Heritage Site and National Treasure)
Himeji Castle, also known locally as The White Heron Castle due to its brilliant white exterior, is the focal point of the city and a primary tourist attraction. Recent major refurbishments have restored it to its full glory, and visitors can enjoy both roaming the interior and enjoying the spectacular views of the castle from the park and surrounding area, including from our hotel. (About 15 minutes on foot from the hotel)
Koko-en Garden (on the former site of a lord's residence)
This strolling-landscape-type Japanese garden features ponds and springs against the backdrop of the imposing Himeji Castle. The tranquil garden covers an area of 3.5 hectares and allows visitors to enjoy the seasonal plants and flowers. Recommended to combine with a visit to Himeji Castle. (About 15 minutes on foot from the hotel)
Shoshazan Engyoji Temple (prestigious temple of the Tendai sect)
Featured in numerous movies and TV dramas (including The Last Samurai), Shoshazan Engyoji Temple is located on top of Mt. Shosha, making it the ideal location for nature, serenity and quiet contemplation. (About 30 minutes by bus from the hotel)
Nagoyama Cemetery and Main Stupa
Located on top of a gentle hill, it offers one of the ten best views of Himeji castle. Here you can not only enjoy foreign-influenced architecture, but you can also enjoy seasonal nature such as cherry blossoms and autumn leaves. While in Himeji, we invite you to enjoy the fine views of Himeji Castle from Nagoyama Cemetery. (About 12 minutes by car from the hotel)
Himeji Central Park (safari resort)
A popular local amusement spot where families can enjoy a range of attractions and sightseeing, including a safari park and a swimming pool in summer. On safari you can ride a bus or drive your own car around the park as you get to see various animals close at hand. (About 30 minutes by bus from the hotel)
A family friendly theme park that has two areas: the stone area and the castle area. The stone area features over 70 miniature replicas of famous stone monuments from around the world, such as the Great Wall of China, and makes for hours of fun exploring. Meanwhile the German inspired replica castle contains various 3D images that you can place yourself in for some fun photos. (About 30 minutes by bus from the hotel)
Inquiry for STAY
Hotel Monterey Kobe 2-11-13 Shimoyamate-dori, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo, 650-0011, Japan TEL +81-78-392-7111（Main）／FAX +81-78-322-2899