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Hotel Granvia Kyoto

4.5 of 5 Hotel   |   901 Higashi Shiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | (JR Kyoto Station Karasuma-Central Entrance), Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8216, Japan
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rochester, Minnesota
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was centrally located, had first class service and facilities. We booked for 3 nights but wished we had stayed longer. It us located in the railway station, which is a destination in itself, and was so convenient for traveling to other locations with Kyoto as our base.

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Sydney, Australia
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Right above the tracks but super quiet. Best location in Kyoto, the station building is a mini city in itself with shopping, dining and inbuilt entertainment! Hotel staff were gracious and super helpful. We had standard twin rooms that were like new and beautifully kitted out. Extremely comfortable. If I was super picky, there was one thing I didn't like,... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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72 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel has the best location one can imagine. Everything is around the corner: restaurants, temples, trains, buses, subway, gardens... etc. And still it is really quiet and peaceful inside. The only disappointment was the gym. Not only do you have to pay, but it was quite bad. The equipment was OK, but the design was really boring, and it... More

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Haifa, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for 3 nights and enjoyed every minute of our stay. The hotel is exceptionally designed in an ultra moden architecture but service is great and ambience is just great. Good variety at breakfast and location can't be better. We tried the hotel Italian restaurant for business lunch and enjoed it very much, hotel guests enjoy 10% discount....

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were given exactly what we asked for when I made the reservation: adjoining double and triple non-smoking rooms. These were spacious, very clean and the amenities are what travelers need; women, their make-up remover is fantastic! Hotel Granvia's location is superb - we arrived here from the KIX (Kansai International Airport) in Osaka, only 50 minutes away! One can... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location and service. This hotel was decided by its location and ease of getting on and off the bullet train. Convinent to walk around Kyoto seeing the sights and also visiting other regions (such as Matsumoto) from this hotel. Plenty of places to eat and shopping is only a stone throw away. Comfortable and clean room

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with our 3 kids in June 2014. The location was excellent -- right on top of Kyoto train station, though you would never know it by how quiet the rooms are. Easy to get there from Tokyo (the hotel has detailed instructions on how to do this on their website). The room was clean, comfortable, with an... More

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to stay here simply because we were touring Japan by bullet train and it was the most convenient hotel. I really didn't expect it to be as great as it was. Beautiful, spacious rooms, lovely toiletries and just really convenient for everything. Highly recommended.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is a little late. We were there in December 2013 but we still remember it well. Location is superb with the train station at its door step. The rooms were spacious and well furnished and the staff amazing . Breakfast was an amazing selection!! The concierge was superb giving wonderful dining recommendations and helping us plan our day.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An excellent hotel above the Kyoto train station. The rooms are modern, clean and large for Japan. Central location close to lots of shopping and a short cab ride to sightseeing (cherry blossoms etc). It's a relatively low rise hotel so the corridors are long. Very long! But it's extremely comfortable and clean. Our room looked almost brand new which... More

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Address: 901 Higashi Shiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku | (JR Kyoto Station Karasuma-Central Entrance), Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8216, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
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Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Granvia Kyoto 4.5*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Kyoto #3 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto #5 Family Hotel in Kyoto #5 Romantic Hotel in Kyoto
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Beautiful 15-story hotel atop Kyoto Station - Broadband connection in all guest and banquet rooms - Easy access to Kansai Airport. ... more   less 
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