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"THE BASICS FUKUOKA" is now open! The lobby library, which is home to 5,000 books, has been gaining a lot of attention!

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Relax with a good book at this gorgeous hotel after enjoying a day out exploring the streets of Fukuoka!

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
"THE BASICS FUKUOKA" re-opened in March this year. The hotel is located on the same premises as the old Hyatt Regency Fukuoka, which can be found about 500 meters from JR Hakata Station's Chikushi Gate and close to one of the most lively areas of the city. The "lobby library" spreads right out in front of you as soon as you enter the hotel. It's easy to see why it has been gaining so much attention. The round-shaped lobby has 42 meter high ceilings. A total of six 8 meter tall bookshelves have been put up inside the entrance, creating a big impression on any visitors who have just arrived! The inner shelves are filled with Japanese books. Titles connected to Japan's four seasons line the next set of shelves, while famous literary works, comics, and photo books from around the world sit on the outer rows. The facility currently holds approximately 5,000 volumes. The books can be read inside the guest rooms, the lobby, and hotel restaurant. This helps create a delightful, cozy atmosphere inside the premises.

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKAThe artwork on display in the lobby and guest rooms were created by 14 different artists. The majority of the artists featured are from Kyushu, Japan!

◎ROOMS

The fun-filled names of the guest rooms, "Chapter," "Episode," and "Story," take their inspiration from the books on display in the Lobby Library. There are 238 guest rooms in total and different 20 types. Some of those rooms are connected two conventional rooms together to secure a large floor space of more than 30㎡ (on average). It is easy to create wonderful memories in such a comfortable, open atmosphere!
THE BASICS FUKUOKAOne of the "Chapter" rooms, which combing two 20㎡ rooms, helps give the visitors access to two windows. The shower is equipped with an awesome waterfall function!

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKA
Guests staying in the premium "Episode" rooms can make use of the exclusive lounge.

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
The "Episode" and "Story" rooms come with their own hand drip coffee sets!

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKAThere are also two secret rooms for special guests and regular visitors. (* Reservations cannot be made using the standard booking process)

◎ The exclusive "NOMBRE" lounge

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
A special lounge is available for guests staying in the "Episode" and "Story" (SUITE) rooms. Between 8:00 and 22:00, visitors can help themselves to a selection of delicious sweets and appetizers, carefully selected wine, and sake!

THE BASICS FUKUOKAThe "Art of Tea," luxury organic tea brand which comes from Los Angels, is sure to prove a hit with guests. The coffee is another item that has been carefully selected with visitors in mind. It comes all the way from "TAKAMURA Coffee Roasters" (Osaka, Japan). The store specializes in coffee and wine, so you know you'll be in for a treat!

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKA

◎ RESTAURANT "WHY NOT"


*Please note: The buffet is currently unavailable (as of 18 March 2020). The hotel decided to temporarily remove the buffet service in an effort to stop the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). However, an a-la-carte buffet option is currently available during lunch and dinner. Western and Japanese set meals are being served for breakfast. Please follow the link here to check their official website for more information (*information available in Japanese).


THE BASICS FUKUOKA
A buffet-styled restaurant was also popular in the old Hyatt Regency. That space has been revamped and is now called "WHY NOT." "Fermentation" is a key themes that is central to the restaurant. Fermented foods are used as a kind of secret ingredient in lots of the dishes, which means that you can enjoy a range of healthy and delicious culinary treats!

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKAFrom karaage (Japanese Fried Chicken) and dressing using shio-koji, to fermented cabbage... The restaurant uses a range of fermented food to enhance the flavors in their dishes!

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKAThe restaurant serves so many sweet and savoury dishes that look great on camera! You'll definitely want to take photos of all the food!

THE BASICS FUKUOKA
THE BASICS FUKUOKA

THE BASICS FUKUOKA

- Address: 2-14-1 Hakataeki-Higashi, Hakata-Ku, Fukuoka-shi JAPAN (*About a 7-minute walk from JR Hakata Station Chikushi Gate)
- Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
- Official Website: http://www.thebasics.jp/fukuoka/
- Facebook: @thebasicsfukuoka
- Instagram: @thebasicsfukuoka

*All information correct as of March 2020.

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