**Property Location**.With a stay at Biwako Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Otsu, within a 10-minute walk of Otsu Port and Biwako Flower Fountain. This 4-star hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Lake Biwa Canal and 5.2 mi (8.3 km) from Ishiyamadera Temple. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. .Lake Biwa - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi Otsu Port - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi Biwako Flower Fountain - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi Lake Biwa Canal - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi Biwako Hall - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi Biwako Otsukan - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi Ishiyamadera Temple - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi Daigoji Temple - 9.6 km / 6 mi Kyoto Municipal Zoo - 11 km / 6.8 mi Kyoto National Museum of Modern Art - 11 km / 6.8 mi Shoren-in Temple - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi Eikando Temple - 11.2 km / 7 mi Miyakomesse - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi Chion-in Temple - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi Pontocho - 11.8 km / 7.3 mi .The nearest airports are: Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX) - 110.6 km / 68.7 mi Itami Airport (ITM) - 53.9 km / 33.5 mi .The preferred airport for Biwako Hotel is Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX). **Rooms**.Make yourself at home in one of the 175 guestrooms. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations, hair dryers, and toilets with an electronic bidet.**Dining**.Satisfy your appetite with Modern European cuisine at SAI, one of the hotel's 4 restaurants. Need to unwind? Take a break with a tasty beverage at one of the 2 bars/lounges. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM for a fee.**Business, Other Amenities**.Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and a meeting room. A train station pick-up service is provided at no charge, and free self parking is available onsite.