Richmond Hotel Yokohama Ekimae is an excellent choice if you want to be close to Yokohama Station. With comfortable guest rooms, reasonable room rates and a 24-hour front desk, this hotel also has a variety of dining options in the same building.
Richmond Hotel Yokohama Ekimae has 194 guest rooms over 11 floors. Rooms come with twin or double beds and are equipped with air conditioning, a refrigerator, an electric kettle, a combined humidifier and air purifier, a trouser press and a hair dryer. Amenities include towels, shampoos, conditioner, soap, pajamas and slippers.
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Breakfast & Dining
Breakfast is served in the Royal Host restaurant on the 2nd floor between 6.30 and 10.00. Guests can choose between a typical Japanese set meal with rice, miso soup, grilled fish and various side dishes, or an American style breakfast with eggs, bacon, bread and onion gratin soup.
Royal Host also serves lunch and dinner and is open until 23.00. It has a varied menu including burgers, steaks, seafood, pasta and curry dishes. Also on the 2nd floor is a yakitori (grilled chicken) restaurant called Torikizoku which is open from 17.00 to midnight and a British style pub called the Hub where you can get pizza, curry, pasta and of course, fish and chips. The Hub is open from 17.00 to midnight.
On the 1st floor there is a coffee shop called Hoshino Coffee which has a simple menu that includes a toast and egg breakfast set or pancakes. Hoshino Coffee is open from 8.00 to 22.00.
There are a lot more dining options around Yokohama Station and reception staff can advise you on the best Japanese and international restaurants in the area.
Other Services & Facilities
Richmond Hotel Yokohama Ekimae has a 24-hour front desk. Check-in time is form 14.00 and check out is by 11.00. Luggage can be kept at the front desk before checking in and after checking out.
Laptop computers can be rented from reception for a fee.
Free Wi-Fi internet access is available throughout the hotel.
In-room massages can be booked for a fee at reception.
There is a self-service laundry with coin-operated washing machines and dryers on the 4th floor.
On the 9th floor there is an ice making machine, vending machine selling alcoholic beverages and soft drinks, and a microwave oven that is free to use.
Richmond Hotel Yokohama Ekimae is a 3-minute walk from the West Exit of Yokohama Station. Here is a map showing the location.
Article and original photos by Michael Lambe. All rights reserved.