Kyoto Hotels & Ryokan

Accommodation for Every Budget

Kyoto offers some of the world's most luxurious accommodation in Japan - from award-winning, historic and deluxe hotels such as the Miyako Hotel in the east of the city and traditional Japanese-style guest houses, or ryokan. Guests at the famous Hiragiya Ryokan and Tawaraya Ryokan include film stars and royalty.

There is a wide range of accommodation available in Kyoto to suit all budgets: Five Star Hotels, Business Hotels, Ryokan, Minshuku, Pensions, Lodges and longer-lease apartments.

Kyoto hotels have high occupancy rates throughout the year.

Reasonably-priced, international class hotels can be found throughout the city but the area around Kyoto Station has the largest concentration of hotels in the city and Kyoto Station is a convenient area to base yourself for bus and train travel. Click here for a listing of hotels in Kyoto.

For a good Japanese-style ryokan with futon bedding and tatami floors near Nishi Honganji Temple try Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura for those wishing to try a Japanese inn has over 70 ryokan to choose from in Kyoto.

For recommended western style hotels try Hotel Mystays Kyoto Shijo a short walk west from Shijo subway station, the five-star The Rihga Royal Hotel just a few hundred meters west of Kyoto Station, The Hotel New Hankyu close to Kyoto Station a four-star hotel with over 300 guest rooms and the Kyoto Garden Palace Hotel on the west side of the Imperial Palace and close to Marutamachi subway station.

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The country telephone code for Japan is +81 and the area code for Kyoto is 075

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Ryokan (Japanese style inns)

Hiragiya Ryokan

Anekouji agaru, Fuyamachi, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto 604-8094
Tel: 075 211 1136

Legendary Japanese inn founded in 1818. For the experience of a lifetime - exquisite food, art and service.

Hiragiya Ryokan Annex

Gokomachi-dori Nijo kudaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, 603-0944
Tel: 075 231 0151

Similar standards to the main ryokan at more reasonable rates.

Tawaraya Ryokan

Older and smaller than the Hiragiya, the Tawaraya ryokan has been in the same family for over 300 years. The Japanese Imperial family and overseas royalty have stayed here.

Fuyacho, Oike-Saguru, Kyoto, 604-6094
Tel: 81 75 211 5566; Fax: 81 75 211 2204.

Yoshikawa Inn

Tominokoji, Oike-sagaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto
Tel: 075 221 5544

Japanese grace and beauty with renowned service.

Staying at a Japanese Ryokan

Five Star Hotels

Westin Miyako

Keage, Sanjo, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, 605-0052
Tel: 81 75 771 7111; Fax: 81 75 751 2490

Located on a hill that overlooks downtown Kyoto, the Westin Miyako was recently bought and refurbished by Westin. The opening of the Tozai subway line has made this a convenient location. Set in a Japanese garden, the hotel includes a Japanese-style cottage, the Kasuien, with 20 tatami rooms complete with hinoki (Japanese cedar) baths. The facility has become popular with guests from overseas searching for a quintessential Japanese experience.
Westin Miyako Hotel

ANA Hotel Kyoto

Nijojo-mae, Horikawa-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-0055
Tel: 81 75 231 1155

A one-minute walk from Nijo Castle. Close to the Tozai subway line.
ANA Hotel Kyoto

Hyatt Regency Kyoto

644-2 Sanjusangendo-mawari, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan 605-0941
Tel: +81 75 541 1234; Fax: +81 75 541 2203

The Hyatt replaced an older hotel, but left its beautiful gardens intact. Nearby places of interest include Kyoto's National Museum, and Chishakuin, Sanjusangendo and Yogenin Temples. Close to the Keihan Line.
Hyatt Regency Hotel Kyoto

Four Star Hotels

Rhiga Royal Hotel

Horikawa-Shiokoji, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8237, Japan
Tel: +81 75 341 1121; Fax: +81 75 3413073
Rihga Royal Hotel

Hotel Granvia Kyoto

Karasuma, Oshikoji-dori-sagaru, Kyoto-shi 600-8216, Japan
Tel: 075 344 8888

Located in the Kyoto Station building. Easy access to JR and Kintetsu rail lines, and the Karasuma subway line.
Hotel Granvia Kyoto

Kyoto Hotel Okura

Kawaramachi-Oike, Nakagyo-ku Kyoto 604-8558 Japan
Tel: +81 75 211 5111; Fax: +81 75 254 2529

Located a 3-minute walk from downtown and on a subway stop. Great location.

Hotel Brighton Kyoto

Nakadachiuri, Shinmachi-dori, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto 602-8071
Tel: 075 441 4411

Close to the Imperial Palace and Doshisha University.
Hotel Brighton Kyoto

New Miyako Hotel

17, Nishikujo-Inmachi Minami-ku, Kyoto 601-8412
Tel: 075 661 7111; Fax: 075 661 7135

A two-minute walk from the south exit of Kyoto Station.
New Miyako Hotel

Kyoto Takaragaike Prince Hotel

Takaragaike Sakyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto 606-8505
Tel: 81 75 712 1111 Fax: 81-75-712-7677

Next to the Convention Center and located on the Karasuma subway line.
Kyoto Takaragaike Prince Hotel

Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto

Karasuma Takatsuji Higashi-iru Shimogyo-ku Kyoto 600-8096
Tel: +81 75 342 2111; Fax: +81 75 342 2410

The ANA hotel is located near Bukkoji Temple in downtown Kyoto. Close to subway stops and major banks.
Nikko Princess Kyoto

Three Star Hotels

Kyoto Royal Hotel

Sanjo-Agaru, Kawaramachi, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8005, JAPAN

Tel: +81 75 223 1234; Fax: +81 75 223 1702

Located right in downtown. Great location and price.
Kyoto Royal Hotel

Two Star Hotels

Comfort Inn

Gojo 698-2 Kakimoto-cho, Gojo-nishi, Inokuma-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8357

Just south of downtown. Clean, comfortable rooms.


Yuhara Ryokan 188 Kagiyacho, Shomen-agaru, Kiyamachi Dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 605-0909

A five-minute walk from downtown on Kiyamachi Street. Quaint.

J-Hoppers Guesthouse

51-2, Nakagoryo-cho, Higashikujo, Minami-ku, Kyoto

A seven-minute walk from Kyoto Station.
j-hoppers Hostel Kyoto

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