We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rokko Garden Terrace

1877-9 Rokkosancho Gosukeyama, Nada-ku, Kobe 657-0101, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-894-2281
Review Highlights
Enjoy the night view of Kobe

Night view is wonderful. But weather is cold today. Dont forget to bring with your gloves, hat... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Angel C
via mobile
Stunning views in the evening of the lights of Kobe city

One heck of a drive up to the top of Mt Rokko and once there the views are quite breath-taking... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
Mike J
Perth, Australia
Read all 170 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good58%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cable car” (3 reviews)
“observatory” (2 reviews)
“rokko” (3 reviews)
1877-9 Rokkosancho Gosukeyama, Nada-ku, Kobe 657-0101, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 78-894-2281

Similar Things to Do in Kobe

Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (170)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Night view is wonderful. But weather is cold today. Dont forget to bring with your gloves, hat, scarf and of course down jacket.

Thank Angel C
Reviewed 6 December 2017

One heck of a drive up to the top of Mt Rokko and once there the views are quite breath-taking. There is an observatory, but the place really hits the highs at night, when Kobe turns into a myriad of lights - stunning! The restaurant...More

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 7 December 2016

I was here on an unfortunate thursday where it was the rest day for many attractions on mt rokko. the garden terrace thankfully was opened but it was missing the hustle and bustle if all the other places were open and there were more people...More

Thank silverspire
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

On the top of Mt. Rokko, Rokko Garden Terrace is a complex of shop, coffee shop and observatory terrace. From here you can enjoy a wonderful view of the bay of Osaka, and the city of Kobe. There is a direct bus service from the...More

Thank Kimitaka S
Reviewed 8 July 2016

Nice view, even though we visited on a rainy day. Locals suggested still better view on clear days, when you can even see the Kobe harbour. The gift shop (peter Rabbit shop) is nice, with many interesting gift items. Area is well-maintained.

Thank Drdm2013
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Taking the cablecar up Mount Rokko, you can take advantage of the spectacular views of Kobe Harbour and the local area. There is a café and gift shop at the summit and here you can buy local produce to enjoy yourself or give as gifts.

Thank joy l
Reviewed 24 September 2015

A very good place to get the best views across the harbour , maybe it would be an idea to bring some binoculars and a map to see what you are looking at. The garden area however is tatty, nearly derelict with dead plants and...More

Thank autoculus
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Visited Kobe in Sept 2014, as a spur of the moment visit. What an amazing surprise and so glad we did.From the moment we stepped off the train it was a fantastic experience. We caught the cable car up Mount Rokko to the Garden Terrace,...More

2  Thank Milo1065
Reviewed 10 May 2015

We visited this restaurant during our recent Japan visit. Luckily we got a seat on terrace which had breathtaking view. Staff was very helpful and courteous. As it was very windy, they also offered us blankets. Food was also very good. Loved the soup and...More

Thank Alok_Shukla
Reviewed 5 August 2014

This is really a nice place for spending half an hour wondering around it with ice cream in hand or sitting at a table in an open-air cafe in shade of greenary.

1  Thank DmitriMoscow_Russia
Nearby HotelsSee all 119 hotels in Kobe
Grand Hotel Rokko Sky Villa
24 reviews
.66 km away
Ajisai Ocean Terrace
8 reviews
2.41 km away
Hashinoya Bekkan Ransui
5 reviews
3.30 km away
Gosho Bessho
35 reviews
3.40 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Granite Cafe
29 reviews
.02 km away
Rokko Jingisukan Palace
17 reviews
.08 km away
Tenran Cafe
13 reviews
1.52 km away
6 reviews
.57 km away
Nearby Attractions
Mt. Rokko
499 reviews
.11 km away
Mt. Rokko Arima Ropeway
58 reviews
1.54 km away
Rokko Alpine Garden
53 reviews
.49 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rokko Garden Terrace staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines