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The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Hotel Class
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.7 / 5Exceptional
169 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Pontocho
    8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Heian Shrine
    16 min walk
  • Restaurant
    高瀨川二条苑
    2 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Kiyamachi Sakuragawa Kaiseki
    3 min walk
  • Airport
    Osaka (ITM-Itami)
    57 min drive

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Book online or call:

1800 809 285
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, City View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Courtyard View

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Courtyard View (KYOTO)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Garden View

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, River View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, River View

    Room Amenities

    • River view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 King Bed, Garden View (Larger Guest room)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Terrace, Mountain View (TATAMI)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, River View, Corner (KITA)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Terrace, Mountain View (Garden)

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Corner (MINAMI)

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, River View (KAMOGAWA)

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighbourhood, The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is in the historical district and near a metro station. Gion Corner and Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Heian Shrine and Kyoto Imperial Palace. Check out an event or a game at Kyoto Racecourse, and consider making time for Kyoto Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's quiet location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Pontocho - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Nishiki Market - 15 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Heian Shrine - 16 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kyoto Imperial Palace - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Kawaramachi - 4 min drive

Getting around

  • Shiyakusho-mae Station - 6 min walk
  • Kyoto Jingu-marutamachi Station - 8 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 82 min drive

Restaurants

  • Mizuki — 1 min walk
  • La Locanda — 1 min walk
  • 高瀨川二条苑 — 2 min walk
  • Kiyamachi Sakuragawa Kaiseki — 3 min walk
  • Tonkatsu yamanaka — 3 min walk

About this property

The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Luxury Kyoto hotel in Central Kyoto, walk to Kyoto University
This smoke-free hotel features 3 restaurants, an indoor pool and a health club. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, valet parking and massage/treatment rooms. All 134 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with free WiFi and 24-hour room service. Guests will also find flat-screen TVs, minibars and Frette Italian sheets.
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto offers 134 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, a complimentary bathrobe, complimentary slippers and complimentary toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in available 24 hours
Express check-in

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in, please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out before 12:00 PM
Express check-out

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for JPY 12000.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Fees

 
  • A city tax will be collected at the property effective 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.

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 5500 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: JPY 3000 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: JPY 12000.0 per day

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.

We should mention

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, accommodation proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Property is also known as

  • Ritz-Carlton Kyoto Hotel
  • Ritz-Carlton Kyoto

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking: JPY 3000 per day

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: JPY 5500 per person
  • 3 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Arcade/game room
  • Bike hire
  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Arcade/game room
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in reception

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free food shopping service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - swedish
  • Massage/treatment 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
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Visual alarms in hallways

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

More

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

Nearby activities

Activities

Where to eat

4.7

Exceptional

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
18
3 - Okay
12
2 - Mediocre
3
1 - Poor
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4.9
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.8
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

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

Aesthetics. Gorgeous decor, flawless. Great lighting.

Stayed 4 nights in Nov. 2019

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Mar. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

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

    Great location (shops and restaurants with 10-15min walk), great staff, and great hotel overall. The food was really good (sushi).

    Stayed 3 nights in Apr. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

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

    Fabulous hotel

    Stayed 4 nights in Mar. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

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

    Stayed 2 nights in Mar. 2019

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