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RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

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“shuttle service”(23 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed yesterday

It's a 4.5 to 5 star hotel which is close to Kyoto Station and provides a shuttle to and from this station. Aeon Mall and Kyoto Tower are also a few blocks away. The family provided for us was nice and big. The hotel staff...More

Thank Jean8080
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Stayed from 16 to 23 september. The hotel was renewed so it was very stylish, always clean, very comfortable and in a very good location. The staff were also wonderful helping in everything we needed. I would definitely recommend this hotel.More

Thank MelGok
Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded November 9, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are truly humbled by such high praise, and we are pleased to hear that our staff was able to assist you in all your needs. During your next visit feel free to try...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the family rooms with half western/ half Japanese style which was great. Bathroom is really big but would of preferred slightly more space in the main room. It has a very large storage room which could of been better utilised....More

Thank jacjacl
Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While we are pleased to hear that overall you enjoyed the size of the room, we apologize for the inconvenience regarding our fees for use of the fitness gym and indoor swimming pool....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed here over Christmas and had an amazing time. The hotel staff are very polite and helpful. The rooms are lovely, you even get green tea and a lovely teapot, very authentic. It was a Kyoto style room which has blackout style blinds, and...More

Thank MancTeacher
Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 6 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We enjoy celebrating yearly events with our guests and are glad we could do so with you. During the Christmas season, we had numerous performances of holiday songs to liven up everyone's spirits. During...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel is near kyoto station which is 10mins walking distance and there is also shuttle bus. shuttle is great and drivers are very nice. Service is perfect and highly appreciated. However, not many choices of restaurant nearby the hotel. Recommend to go back kyoto station...More

Thank Kit_Travelling
Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. Our staff truly appreciates your fine words. We are pleased to hear that you were able to take full advantage of the complimentary shuttle services and espresso offered in your room. It's unfortunate...More

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Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Price range
$84 - $404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#19 Family Hotel in Kyoto
#22 Business Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$84 - $404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#19 Family Hotel in Kyoto
#22 Business Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Shimogyo-ku
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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January 11, 2018|
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Response from 70Mira | Reviewed this property |
No they do not have it but they have a big swimming pool and a jacuzzi bath, a gym room and most important, for me and my two girls, a beautiful changing room with all possible beauty comfort with products from Shiseydo and... More
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December 19, 2017|
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Response from aivaraszvinklys | Reviewed this property |
1) Standard Twin Premium 9th floor 27 m2 One of the original scenery of Kyoto "bamboo forest" motif is treated as a point, and a calm floor where students were scattered around shoji, lighting and so on. 2) Standard Twin... More
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Response from Yori O | Reviewed this property |
As long as you booked a room for 3 and show you did, they’ll accommodate. It could be a sofa bed but that is why we booked this hotel.
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"Ask for the side away from the train tracks"
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"Executive Floor Rooms"
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"Stayed twice, the second after trip to lovely Nara. Were upgraded to a room with couch. Rooms are narrow so..."
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"Rooms on floors 9 & 10 offer views across the city to the hills."
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