Unique Banquets


Cruising parties have long been among Kobe's most popular dining venues. Cruise ships depart as the sun is setting over the Seto Inland Sea, and participants can enjoy a party while taking in night views of Kobe City and the Akashi Straits Bridge.

Concerto (capacity: 604 people)
Kobe Cruiser Inc.
TEL: 078-360-5600

Sea Grace (capacity: 200 people)
Hayakoma Transport Inc., Kobe Sea Bass
TEL: 078-360-0731

Luminous 2 (capacity: 1,000 people)
Luminous Cruising Co.,Ltd.
TEL: 078-333-8414

Royal Princess (capacity: 500 people)
Kobe Bay Cruise
TEL: 078-360-0039

Arima Onsen (30 minutes by car from central Kobe)

Arima Onsen is Japan’s oldest hot spring village with a history dating back 1,300 years. With an abundance of temples and shrines, Arima is a great place for enjoying Japanese style partying in streets that bristle with traditional ambience.
Inquiries: Arima Hot Springs Tourism Association
TEL: 078-904-0708

Sakagura (Sake Breweries) (10 minutes by car from central Kobe)

In the Nada district, Japan’s top sake brewing area, a great many breweries continue to produce rich-flavored sake. Here you can enjoy a distinctive party while taking in Kobe’s unique Sakagura atmosphere.
Kobe Shushinkan
TEL: 078-841-1121
Sakura Masamune Memorial Hall "Sakuraen"
TEL: 078-436-3030

Mount Rokko

Mt. Rokko changes its appearance beautifully and gradually in step with the progression of the seasons. And at night, the city lights sparkle like jewels studding the ravines of the mountain. At the summit, you can enjoy a regular barbecue or a “Gengis Khan”-style mutton barbecue party while enjoying the famous “10-million-dollar night view” of the city’s lights.
Rokkosan Hotel TEL: 078-891-0301
Hotel de Maya TEL: 078-862-0008


Have an after-party with a special flair at this splendid guesthouse the “Kobe Geihinkan” built in 1919 to cater to prestigious domestic and overseas clientele. It is now an important cultural property of Hyogo Prefecture; please also take note of “The Hillside KOBE” a designer’s house by Tadao Ando, winner of the Pritzker Architecture Prize. Noble design building with beautiful white color of "Victorian house Reintei"


Enjoy flowers in full bloom all year round. Interaction with special birds and animals. All-weather and modern theme park. Please enjoy parties with a difference, surrounded by beautiful flowers.

Yamate Geihinkan Kobe/Bayside Geihinkan Kobe

3-minute walk to the north from JR Sannomiya Station.
Yamate Geihinkan is a Private Reserved Guest House for parties in a luxury atmosphere,
you can also freely take pictures of your party or event.
All rooms are barrier free system.
Our guest house can be used in various ways to suit any types of parties and events.

10-minute walk to the south from JR Sannomiya Station.
Private reserved guest house with a large pool and garden.
Various kinds of parties and events are possible.
All rooms are barrier free system.
Please enjoy your sophisticated time here as a scene from a movie.
Kobe Convention & Visitors Association 6-9-1 Minatojima-nakamachi, Chuo-ku,Kobe 650-0046, Japan Tel:+81-78-303-0090
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