Right across from JR Takayama Station, Hida Takayama Washington Hotel Plaza provides basic rooms with free WiFi in the heart of the city. Facilities include internet PCs and drinks vending machines, while an in-room massage can be arranged.
Guests at the Washington Plaza can borrow an air humidifier or a trouser press for in-room use (a limited number are available), or rent a laptop PC. The front desk is staffed 24 hours, and offers laundry and shipping services.
Compact rooms decorated in light, neutral colours feature air conditioning, an LCD TV and an electric kettle. In addition, they have a fridge and a desk.
Both a Japanese and a Western breakfast are offered at restaurant Roen, between 07:00 and 10:00.
From the Hida Takayama Washington Hotel Plaza it's a 10-minute walk to the well-known Miyagawa and Jinya-mae morning markets. The historical Sanmachi-Suji (Furui Machinami) is just an 11-minute walk away.