Should you be searching for great places to base yourself in Kanazawa, you are spoiled for choice. If you are after accommodation within a 0.1-kilometre (0.06-mile) distance of the heart of Kanazawa, Expedia's comprehensive database lists 46 accommodations that match that criteria.
Those seeking a hotel close to the heart of Kanazawa, can choose from the Crowne Plaza ANA Kanazawa and Hotel Nikko Kanazawa.
Families, students and shoe-string travelers will find some lovely Kanazawa lodging options that definitely won't blow holes in the wallet. The Dormy Inn Kanazawa Natural Hot Spring is 0.2 kilometres (0.1 miles) from the main part of Kanazawa, while the Hotel Kanazawa Kenrokusou is 1 kilometre (1 mile) away. Two other Kanazawa hotels in the cheaper range include the Kanazawa Miyako Hotel and the Kanazawa Manten Hotel Ekimae.
The Kanazawa Hakuchoro Hotel Sanraku is 2 kilometres (1 mile) from the main part of Kanazawa. Another option is the Kanazawa Kokusai Hotel, which can be found 7 kilometres (5 miles) away. Alternatively you could make a booking at the Hotel Trusty Kanazawa Korinbo or the Kanazawa Tokyu Hotel.
Spend some time exploring Wajima Urushi Art Museum and Go Nagai Wonderland Museum, which you'll find in Wajima, 90 kilometres (55 miles) to the north of Kanazawa. Expedia-listed Wajima hotel options are the Hotel Route-Inn Wajima and Hotel Mercato Wajima. Alternatively, you could stay in Tera-machi Temple Area, 3 kilometres (2 miles) to the south of Kanazawa, where you can choose from the Daiwa Roynet Hotel Kanazawa and APA Villa Hotel Kanazawa-Katamachi. The Fushimiji Temple and Kanazawa Stained Glass Museum are a couple of the popular places to explore should you visit Tera-machi Temple Area.
Just because you're far from home, doesn't mean you can't enjoy your passion for sport. Toyama Municipal Baseball Stadium Alpen Stadium is situated 55 kilometres (36 miles) to the east of Kanazawa. Book a hotel close to the action at the Toyama Manten Hotel or the Daiwa Roynet Hotel Toyama.
Komatsu Airport is located 30 kilometres (18 miles) from Kanazawa. If you choose to stay nearby, you can book a night at the APA Hotel Komatsu or the Apa Hotel (Komatsu Grand).