Akita Hotels

Where to stay in Akita

There are dozens of hotels in Akita, which you can easily find through an online search. Here are a few relatively low cost hotels in the vicinity of College Plaza (the location of the workshop).

Comfort Hotel Akita

  • approx. ¥9,000 (USD 90) per night
  • 5 minute walk to workshop venue and Akita Station

Dormy Inn

  • approx. ¥9,000 (USD 90) per night
  • 1 minute walk to workshop venue (160 m) and Akita Station

Route Inn Grantia Akita SPA RESORT

  • approx. ¥12,000 (USD 120) per night
  • 10 minute walk to workshop venue (800 m)
  • NOTE: this hotel has a large onsen/sento bathing facility!
  • NOTE: is within walking distance of Akita Station (20 minutes or so), but city buses are also available. A taxi will be about ¥1,000 (USD 10)

Toyoko Inn

  • approx. ¥7,000 (USD 70) per night
  • 10 minute walk to workshop venue
  • NOTE: Toyoko Inn is on the EAST side of Akita Station. To get to the workshop venue walk through the station and exit from the WEST EXIT, then proceed to College Plaza.  *using GOOGLE MAPS may set you on a course that goes all the way around the station!**