30 Oct 2019 - 31 Oct 2019
2 guests - 1 room
Information is updated as of 31 December 2017
INTRODUCTION TO KAGOSHIMA CITY
The capital city of Kagoshima Prefecture is divided into various administrative classes which are made in consideration of the population of the city. The city is surrounded by other cities which include Aira, Ibusuki, Tarumizu, Minamisatsuma and Hioki. There are elements of the local culture that have formed the identity of the city communities. The local food culture is very evident in the city which is based on the local agricultural practices. The weather favours agriculture and as such, the local cuisines are rich in farm produce.
2 – 3 STAR HOTELS
Kagoshima Guest House, Kagoshima Tokyu, Remm Kagoshima, Hotel Sunflex Kagoshima, Best Western Hotel, Kagoshima Plaza Hotel, JR Kyushu Hotel, Hotel Urbic Kagoshima and Hotel Taisie Annex are some of the 2-star and 3-star hotels in the city as listed by Skyscanner. These hotels are considered as the most affordable accommodation available in the city and most of the hotels are located in the city. Other hotels of the same quality include Onsen Hotel Nakahara, Hotel Hokke, APA Hotel Kagoshima and Toyoko Hotel which is among the most booked hotels in the city.
4 – 5 STAR HOTELS
Hotel Shiroyama Kagoshima, Richmond Hotel, Solaria Nishitetsu Hotel, Plaza Hotel and Kagoshima Washington Hotel Plaza are some of the best hotels that are most preferred by most people visiting the city. These hotels listed on Skyscanner usually have excellent services that are also coupled with the availability of good food for the visitors. Room services are also cited to be the best in these hotels in the city. Most of these hotels are found in the city centre and hence making their access easier for most of the travellers who decide to pick any hotel. Additionally, there is also the assurance of security that comes with the 5-star hotels.
HOTELS AROUND TOURIST HOTSPOTS
One of the most visited places in the city is the Kagoshima Aquarium which hosts different aquatic species.the aquarium is located within the city centre and as such, the travellers need not leave the city as they plan to visit the aquarium. The proximity to the city enables the visitors to use public means of transport to reach the aquarium hence they can easily commute from their hotels. Skyscanner. has listed Sankara Hotel and Hotel Shiroyama Kagoshima as the best recommendations for those visiting the aquarium. These hotels are closer to the roads and have reduced charges as compared to the other hotels
TENMONKAN SHOPPING ARCADE
The Tenmonkan Shopping Arcade is also an important hotspot in the city. The arcade houses various spots which makes it an excellent choice as the visitors get to experience various things all under one roof. There are shops and food outlets inside the shopping arcade hence giving the visitors easy time to have fun. The possibility of getting carried away in the fun hence necessitates the need to live close by. Richmond Hotel and Solaria Nishitetsu Hotel are listed as the best hotels to stay for such visitors.
Beautiful countryside and great food! Some of the best food I've eaten in Japan and I've been 23 times since 07!
Kagoshima is similar to most mid-tier Japanese cities with one major exception -- it lies next to Sakurajima, one of Japan's most active volcanoes. Gateway to the Satsuma Peninsula and Yakushima, Kagoshina is a pleasant place to spend a day or two. See Sakurajima, enjoy a hot springs bath, and be sure to try the local Satsuma cuisine which differs slightly from what you will find elsewhere in Japan. Pleasant, friendly, and well off the tourist circuit for most Westerners. I'd give it a 3.5 if I could.
Arriving here via cruise ship this was our introduction to Japan. Despite the light rain we had plenty to see thanks to the many covered shopping arcades. We enjoyed window shopping and the interacting with the locals. The city, spread along Kinko Bay, boasts Sakura-Jima active volcano.
Far off the beaten path, at the southern tip of the southern island of Kyushu, Kagoshima is a gorgeous city with a volcanic ex-island, Sakura-jima, that you can visit to go hiking. Unlike the hustle and bustle of Tokyo and Osaka, this city has an unhurried atmosphere more like Kyoto. Don't miss a visit to Iso-teien, one of Japan's most treasured traditional gardens.