Directly connected to JR Kumamoto Station, JR Kyushu Hotel Kumamoto offers comfortable rooms with free wired internet, a free-use internet PC at the lobby and coin-operated laundry facilities. Western and Japanese breakfasts are available. Air-conditioned rooms come with a single bed, a desk and a flat-screen TV. A small empty fridge and an electric kettle are provided, while a foot massage machine and an air humidifier are available upon request. A limited number of Wi-Fi routers can be borrowed at the front desk, and a laptop rental is also available. Facilities at Hotel Kumamoto JR Kyushu include a souvenir shop and drinks vending machines. Local transport and sightseeing passes can be purchased on site. Japanese-style Restaurant Umaya features a decor with shiny dark wood and large windows. A Japanese or Western meal is served for breakfast, while for dinner it offers a selection of Japanese favourites. Hotel JR Kyushu Hotel Kumamoto is just 15 minutes by train from Kumamoto Castle, and 30 minutes by train and bus from the Fujisaki Hachimangu Shrine. Kumamoto Airport is a 50-minute ride with the airport's bus.