Guesthouse Ikoi offers cozy pension-style accommodation at reasonable rates. The on-site facilities include a restaurant, self-service laundromat, a pleasant lobby with a fireplace, and a garden. This guesthouse is convenient for the sightseeing attractions such as Nikko Tamozawa Imperial Villa and Nikko Botanical Gardens.
Guest rooms are available with double, triple, or quadruple beds. All rooms are non-smoking and supplied with air conditioning and heating, a flat-screen TV, a refrigerator, a writing desk, a closet, an electric kettle, coffee and tea making facilities, slippers, and a hair dryer.
Most rooms have private bathrooms with showers and some of the quadruple rooms also have bathtubs. Bathrooms are supplied with towels, toothbrushes and toothpaste, shaving razors, shampoo, and body soap.
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Breakfast must be reserved in advance and is served in the guesthouse restaurant from 7.00 till 9.00. The regular breakfast is bibimbap (a Korean-style rice bowl topped with minced meat, vegetables, and egg) and coffee but curry is also available for large groups. The restaurant can also be booked in advance for lunch and dinner and in addition to curry and bibimbap serves items such as galbi-style grilled meat with cheese, and jajamen noodles (thick wheat noodles topped with chopped meat and vegetables).
Other Services & Facilities
Staff here can speak Japanese and Korean. Check-in time is between 16.00 and 21.30, and check-out time is by 10.00. Luggage storage is available at reception.
This guesthouse has a self-service laundry with coin-operated machines.
Free Wi-Fi internet access is available in all the guest rooms and public areas.
Snacks, mineral water, and cup noodles can be bought from the on-site stall and there is a microwave oven available for the guests to use.
Guesthouse Ikoi is a 10 minute bus ride from Tobu Nikko Station. Take the bus to the Arasawa Bus Stop and it is a 1 minute walk from there. Here is a map of the location.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.