Matsumoto Castle (Matsumoto-jo) is one of the most complete and beautiful among Japan s original castles. The castle is a 5-minute bus ride or 10-15 minute walk from the JR Matsumoto Station. The city is also a good base for trips into the Japanese Alps. Self service laundry machine is available for the staying guests. (0905 HT) All rooms are small with modern decor, with wooden furnitures in brown including a large writing desk. All are equipped with a liquid-crystal flat display television (local language program only), Internet access, air-cleaner, hair-dryer, tea set and refrigerator (empty). Bathrooms are small and kept in good condition. It is on the 2nd floor and small with some sitting space. A personal computer for internet access is available at the lobby. This hotel is a light brown modern 11-storey building There is a restaurant on the ground floor, right next to the entrance. It offers from Breakfast to dinner.
The hotel is located near JR Matsumoto station, only 3 minutes walk from East Exit. It takes approximately 3 hours from Tokyo, 2 hours from Nagoya and 45 minutes from Nagano by rapid train.