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1-1 Kinoshinbomachi, Kanazawa 920-0858, Ishikawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique design of the station.Modern,futuristic, with all the amenities one could want.Not extreamly crowded.Good vibe.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gdi2011
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anything that you want can be get on this station. Need to go to mall, so close. Need to taste seafood, sushi. It can be reach by walking and still fresh. Need to walk to kenrokuen, its can be reach. Etc

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 431firmanp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

"Big station with everything on, in and around it" Japan's primary railway stations appear to cater for a travelling population of a city the size of Sydney, Australia with its population of approximately 4.5 million people, all day, every day. Takes time to comprehend. Kanazawa's...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AntiquesOnTour
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Huge and fancy station, at the similar scale with those in Tokyo and Kyoto station. I can see why they dubbed Kanazawa as one of the most underrated cities in Japan. Well designed for its space frame roof structure and notable wiremeshed torii gate design....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bima088
Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

Fantastic tourist information center, with extremely helpful staff. A lot of shopping and some good dining as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank paul_ark_2014
Reviewed 11 December 2018

A very good, new station which we found relatively easy to navigate. Bright, clean & pleasant to utilise.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Noel D
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Extremely clean and modern station. An absolutely fabulous shopping mall and friendly people. The Japan rail attendants were out in force to help English speaking passengers

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris V
Reviewed 6 December 2018

This train station's entrance is like a gate with a modern wood design. There's a fountain close to the street that has a digital clock with small jets. An achitectural beauty and technological feat.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KellyS197
Reviewed 4 December 2018

No wonder the architecture has won awards, fusion of modern metals and twisted timbers at the entrance. Inside you'll find all the necessary shops and restaurants to refill before your train trip.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 22_L_C
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

The architecture of the building in glass and steel is a marvel in itself but the piece-de-resistance is that wooden gate at the entrance. If you enter the mall, where the tourist information office is, you will find a smaller model of the gate and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sychim
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3 June 2017|
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Response from idaadhiya | Reviewed this property |
Yes, last april its my second time go to japan. Still many suprise experience. Just decide the date and begin to book the accomodation by online. Choose free cancellation. Read review of hotel or hostel, recommend near JR... More
9 August 2016|
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Response from Rachna2013 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, but there are 2 big malls: 100bangai forus you could look up their websites ... it will give you an idea maybe.
5 October 2015|
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