City Details


Kansai International Airport→Kobe Airport:Bay Shuttle Ferry (about 30 min.)
Kansai International Airport→Sannomiya:Limousine bus (about 65 min.)
Itami Airport→Sannomiya:Limousine bus (about 40 min.)
Tokyo Station→Shin-Kobe Station:Shinkansen NOZOMI (about 2 hr. 48 min.)

Venues overview

Facility Rooms
Hotel 61 11,642
Ryokan 11 705
Total 72 12,347



〒650-0046, Japan 6-9-1 Minatojima-Nakamachi, Chuo-ku, Kobe, Hyogo See the map

Pre-/Post-Convention Programs

The Arima Grand Tea Ceremony at Arima Onsen

A jazz performance in Kobe, the birthplace of Japanese jazz

  • Pre-/Post-Convention
    KCVB introduces programs unique to Kobe, including banquets with 10 milliondollar night views from Mt. Rokko-san or the Port of Kobe, visits to Arima Onsen (one of the most time-honored hot springs towns in Japan), and visits to cutting-edge research facilities.
  • Hands-on experiences
    Kobe is an international city where a new culture is being forged from the traditions and cultures of its inhabitants from some 130 countries. The city also features many attractions that exhibit Japanese traditions. KCVB invites convention participants to enjoy the various attractions at the venues and unique atmospheres of Kobe.