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Down duvet, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Down duvet, minibar, in-room safe, desk

Guest reviews

4.4/5 Excellent
2,933 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
Air conditioning
Restaurant
Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment

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Explore the area

Popular LocationKyoto Tower9 min walk
Popular LocationKyoto Aquarium10 min walk
Popular LocationToji Temple15 min walk
AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)47 min drive

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  • Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Premium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsPremium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Kyoto Style floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Executive floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

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

    Room amenities

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

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Premium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsPremium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Executive floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room amenities

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

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsLuxury Twin Room, Non Smoking
  • Twin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsTwin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking
  • Japanese style Room Non-smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
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  • Luxury Family room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
    More detailsLuxury Family room, Non Smoking
  • Kyoto Style floor Family Room Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Family Room Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Standard Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

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

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Premium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsPremium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Executive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
  • Premium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsPremium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Executive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
  • Executive floor Junior Suite Twin Non Smoking(10th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • TATAMI Suite Twin

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Premium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsPremium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Kyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor)
  • Premium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 75 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsPremium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking
  • Executive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm)

    Room amenities

    • 79 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm)
  • Regular floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Regular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 53 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsRegular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking
  • Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Regular floor)(Rooms are not connected)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsAdjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Regular floor)(Rooms are not connected)
  • Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Premium floor)(Rooms are not connected)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsAdjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Premium floor)(Rooms are not connected)
  • SOU SOU ROOM

    Room amenities

    • 54 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsSOU SOU ROOM
  • Suite Twin Run of House [Room Type or Size will be assigned upon arrival]

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuite Twin Run of House [Room Type or Size will be assigned upon arrival]
  • High Floor Standard Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsHigh Floor Standard Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking
  • High Floor Superior Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsHigh Floor Superior Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking
  • High Floor Deluxe Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsHigh Floor Deluxe Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking
  • Regular floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (24~27sqm)

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsRegular floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (24~27sqm)
  • Premium floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (27~30sqm)

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsPremium floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (27~30sqm)
  • Kyoto style floor Suite twin room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsKyoto style floor Suite twin room, Non Smoking
  • KIRA KARACHO (KIN-UN)

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsKIRA KARACHO (KIN-UN)
  • KIRA KARACHO (GIN-GETSU)

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsKIRA KARACHO (GIN-GETSU)
  • Standard Twin (Hollywood Twin), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Twin (Hollywood Twin), Non Smoking
  • Superior Twin (Hollywood twin) Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSuperior Twin (Hollywood twin) Non Smoking
  • Wide King Double, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsWide King Double, Non Smoking
  • Standard Triple Room

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsStandard Triple Room
  • Superior Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsSuperior Double Room, Non Smoking

About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighbourhood, RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto is in the city centre and near a metro station. Kyoto Tower and Nijō Castle are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Nishiki Market and Kawaramachi. Don't miss out on a visit to Kyoto Aquarium.

Map
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kyoto Tower - 9 min walk
  • Kyoto Aquarium - 10 min walk
  • Toji Temple - 15 min walk
  • Kyoto Railway Museum - 16 min walk
  • Sanjusangendo Temple - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Kyoto Station - 9 min walk
  • Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station - 15 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 77 min drive

Restaurants

  • Top of Kyoto — 1 min walk
  • Royal Ryuho — 1 min walk
  • Ikariya petit - 1 min walk
  • Kurasu - 2 min walk
  • Ramen ayam ya halal - 2 min walk

About this property

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

4-star Kyoto hotel in Central Kyoto, walk to Kyoto Tower
Along with 6 restaurants, this hotel has an indoor pool and a fitness centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and concierge services are on-site. All 489 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with cable channels, and conveniences such as fridges and electric kettles. Guests will also find minibars, room service (during limited hours) and free tea bags/instant coffee.
RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto offers 489 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, slippers, bidets and complimentary toiletries.

This Kyoto hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • Electric car charging station
  • Limited parking spaces

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/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • 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

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
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

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

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

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

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM and midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective from 1 October 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.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

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 the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 3000 per person (approximately)
  • Facilities fee: JPY 550 per person, per stay and includes use of: swimming pool; fitness facilities

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 may be 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
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
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.

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM
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
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
A car is not required for transport to and from this property
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility

Property is also known as

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

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto and receive a full refund?
Yes, RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 2 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto located?
Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Tower and Kyoto Aquarium. Kyoto Railway Museum and Nishiki Market are also within 2 mi (3 km). Kyoto Station is 9 minutes by foot and Toji Station is 12 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

4.4
Excellent
5 - Excellent
1,596
4 - Good
1,032
3 - Okay
213
2 - Mediocre
66
1 - Poor
26
4.5
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Muy buen hotel, cuartos bastantes amplios, todos equipados. Desayuno bastante completo y bueno

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    2/5

    • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities

    The hotel is not convenient to exploring the city on foot. The room had no coffee or tea maker. And the service at the cafe was indifferent at best.

    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020