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Kyoto Brighton Hotel

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Award Winning HotelLocated at heart of Kyoto with newly renovated Atrium lobby and bar. The hotel has won 4 Black Pavilion on Michelin's guide in 2012 and is located near Nijo Castle, Nishi-jin and other must see tour spots. Facilities and servicesFree shuttle bus to Karasumaoike is available. Also there are 6 restaurants/bars offering cuisines from traditional Japanese to contemporary Western with chef from International Culinary Olympics Japan team. Spacious Guest roomsRenovated in 2010, all rooms include hotel's original brand Dream Journey Bed, large size bathtub and a cotton waffle bathrobes with night shirts. Flat-screen TV is viewable from both the bed and dining area.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
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Family Rooms
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Smoking rooms available
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330 Shiteicho, Nakadachiuri, Shinmachi-dori, Kamigyo-ku (West side of Gosho), Kyoto 602-8071 Kyoto Prefecture
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Getting there
Itami Airport24 mi
Kobe Airport38 mi
Nishijin District
A district with a long textile heritage, ancient Kyoto is still alive in the Nishijin District. Studded with its weaving factories, tea houses, and onsen, the neighborhood is charming and peaceful with a self-possessed air. Less traveled than other parts of the city, it is a district where you can take it at your own pace. Visitors can explore the many weaving and cloth houses, the free kimono shows, and the many shops selling traditional clothing and goods. Showcasing architecture with sloping roofs and wooden reliefs dating to decades past, the streets in the Nishijin District transport you back in time, making them a joy to wander.
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I chose this hotel as I thought was in a busy area - i was mistaken - yes it is near the gardens and it was very quiet and a bit out of the way - the hotel offers a shuttle bus to the closest train station - it takes a good hour to walk into town (where the main shopping area
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Fabulous hotel..from the minute you arrive the staff are so beautiful, friendly, helpful.The hotel is quite luxurious. The rooms are a really good size, huge bed, great big bathroom with all amenities included. And the most important thing for me is cleanliness...and it is very
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facilities are very considerate, environment is clean and service is excellent! Staff can spek English. We stay in a room with three beds and have a 3-seater sofa, very spacious. surrounding by old buildings which is the hertiage of Kyoto, evening scene is stunning❤️❤️
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After spending time in Tokyo in tiny rooms and staffs that were barely adequate, we were thrilled with the Kyoto Brighton hotel. It is truly a 5 star hotel with service that is way over the top. Every employee goes out of their way to be helpful. The room was easily twice as
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We stayed at this hotel for four nights in a triple. Reasonably priced. A spacious room with three separate beds. There was a nice sitting area with a sofa and table. The surrounding area had little to offer except for an authentic neighborhood sushi bar. The hotel offered a
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The hotel has a car park to the rear of the property.
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Yes, first hit the airport Tourist Information Center. They speak English there ... and can get you to the right train pretty quickly. Once at Kyoto station, I always just take a taxi to the hotel. It’s fast and not very expensive. One tip: take along a printout of the hotel’s home page with their name and address in kanji. Or bookmark your Fodor’s with their page to (Fodor’s has the kanji for every destination they review!) Just show it to the taxi driver and you’ll be away in a flash.
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No, it only goes to Karasuma Oike subway station. From Kyoto station you would need to take the Karasuma subway line bound for Kokusai Kaikan and get off at Karasuma Oike. When we first arrived in Kyoto with our luggage, we got a taxi to the hotel, but after that we used the subway all the time. It is easy to work out and if you have any problems, someone will always help you. Get a subway map and work out the best route to get around. We bought a prepaid rail pass, which we just topped up whenever necessary.
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"pretty pricey for the stop it was in"
"Asking for room on higher levels for viewing the hotel surroundings."
"all rooms seams to be good"
"Have the buffet brekky...."
"Avoid corner rooms above the lounge area sound travels in this courtyard setting, it can be a bit noisy if there is an evening event."
$135 - $572 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
kyoto brighton hotel
JapanKinkiKyoto PrefectureKyotoNishijin District
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