Congress Venue


Takarazuka is famous for its Grand Theater. It is also known as the "city of opera". Situated northwest of Osaka, it is outside of typical urban tension, but still easily accessible. Therefore Takarazuka is known for its quiet and luxury residential areas.

Takarazuka Grand Theater

Playing Site: Sorio Hall

The 3rd Japan Go Congress will take place in the Takarazuka Sorio Hall. Usually used for theater, the Sorio Hall offers a grand hall and several multi-purpose rooms. It is an ideal location for hosting large Go tournaments and other events.

Sorio Hall


Takaraya Dormitori

The dormitori has two large rooms with bunk beds, one for 4 persons and one for 6 persons. Shared toilet and shower.

Walking distance: 600m

Takarazuka Inn Hotel

One of the cheaper hotels in the area.
For congress participants we were able to reserve 6 single rooms and 2 twin bed rooms.

Walking distance: 200m

Washington Hotel

A high standard hotel nearby the train station.

Walking distance: 100m
Hotel Website

Takarazuka Hotel

A renowned high standard hotel in Takarazuka where all congress events are taking place.

Walking distance: 800m
Hotel Website