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RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

Hotel Class
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
2,952 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kyoto Tower
    8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Higashi Honganji Temple
    13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Toji Temple
    15 min walk
  • Airport
    Osaka (ITM-Itami)
    45 min drive

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Book online or call:

1800 781 504
  • Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Kyoto Style floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Premium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor, Kyoto Style floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Kyoto Style floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Executive floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Premium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Luxury Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Luxury Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Regular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Premium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive floor Junior Suite Twin Non Smoking(10th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Luxury Family room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Premium Floor Suite Double, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • High Floor Standard Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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  • Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Standard Double Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive floor Japanese Suite Twin, Non smoking (10th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Regular floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Premium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Kyoto Style floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Regular floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (24~27sqm)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Premium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • High Floor Deluxe Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Twin room with TATAMI, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Premium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Twin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Executive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Luxury Family room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Executive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Executive floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Double Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Kyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Japanese style Room Non-smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Premium floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (27~30sqm)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • High Floor Superior Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Kyoto style floor Suite twin room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
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About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighborhood, RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto is in the city center and near a metro station. Kyoto Tower and Higashi Honganji Temple are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Philosopher's Walk and Lake Biwa. Check out an event or a game at Kyoto Racecourse, and consider making time for Kyoto Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kyoto Tower - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Higashi Honganji Temple - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Toji Temple - 15 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Shijo Omiya - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Sanjusangendo Temple - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Kyoto Station - 9 min walk
  • Kujo Station - 16 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 77 min drive

Restaurants

  • Top of Kyoto – Restaurant offering French cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Royal Ryuho – Restaurant offering Chinese cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Gourmand Tachibana – Restaurant offering French cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • All Day Dining KAZA – Buffet restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Tankuma Kitamise – Restaurant offering Japanese cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.

About this property

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

This hotel features 6 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free area shuttle, and free train station pick-up. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and concierge services are onsite. All 489 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers. Guests will also find minibars, room service, and down comforters.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities will be closed from 09 December 2019 to 12 December 2019 (dates subject to change):
  • Swimming pool

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Payment types

Important information

Fees

 
  • A city tax will be collected at the property effective October 1, 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200-1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 3000 per person (approximately)
  • Facilities fee: JPY 540 per person, per stay and includes use of:

  • - Fitness facilities
    - Swimming pool

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 5 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Children 4-12 years old are allowed in the pool for a fee of JPY 540 per person, per stay and must be accompanied by an adult. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Property is also known as

  • RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto
  • RIHGA Royal Hotel
  • RIHGA Royal Kyoto
  • RIHGA Royal
  • Kyoto Rihga Royal Hotel

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free roundtrip train station shuttle

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: JPY 3000 per person
  • 6 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Down comforter

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Desk
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

Nearby activities

Activities

  • Bicycle rentals

Where to eat

  • Top of Kyoto – Restaurant offering French cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Royal Ryuho – Restaurant offering Chinese cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Gourmand Tachibana – Restaurant offering French cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • All Day Dining KAZA – Buffet restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Tankuma Kitamise – Restaurant offering Japanese cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.
4.4

Excellent

5 - Excellent
1,499
4 - Good
1,125
3 - Okay
238
2 - Mediocre
69
1 - Poor
21
4.5
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

Excellent hotel. Conveniently located minutes from the train station.

Stayed 2 nights in Jun. 2019

4/5 Good

Nice property, closer to the main train station. Not a lot of eating options outside of the hotel, need to taxi to other areas, and the restaurants at the hotel are very expensive

Stayed 2 nights in Jul. 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 3 nights in Jun. 2019

4/5 Good

Overall stay was great, however, rooms did not have a mini refrigerator and felt the towels were a little thin. Comp Shuttle service was an added plus and renovated rooms were spacious and comfortable.

Stayed 2 nights in Jul. 2019

5/5 Excellent

We are a family of 5. We booked a family room. It was spacious, modern, nice.... and with 5 beds. Excellent for big families. Very close to Kyoto Station.... therefore very convenient to visit all the different sightseeing locations around Kyoto.

Stayed 1 night in Jul. 2019

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