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Seventeen-story Hotel with impressive lobby of European architecture reminiscent of the 1920s.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Sauna
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Rooms
Smoking rooms available
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
River View
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Neighbourhood
City Centre
No district of Kyoto is quite as representative of its blended nature as the City Center. By day, the covered shopping arcades along Kawaramachi and Shijo Street bring deal hunters and fashionistas out in droves to peruse the clothing, accessories, gifts, and home goods offerings. When it grows dark, the City Center is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and clubs. A trendy culinary scene and an abundance of local watering holes give the Center its youthful vibrancy. In contrast, the quieter areas of the City Center seem a world away, shielded from noise by the foliage of the public gardens and zen spaces surrounding the area's shrines, castles, and the Imperial Palace. These ancient and sacred spots are seamlessly folded into the scenery, providing a respite from the energy of the city, but close enough to put you directly back onto the pulse of the city when you're ready.
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We took the hotel shuttle to and from the special lounge near the train station, which was great! The hotel was beautiful and in a great location for getting around the city by foot or by subway. Hotel breakfast was great with a beautiful view over the river.
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I am actually currently staying at the Kyoto Hotel Okura and after staying at the Hotel Okura Tokyo last week, I have to warn any international travelers used to the level of service at other luxury hotels to stay away from any of the Hotel Okuras in Japan. I work in finance
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Clean, Efficient With Collect and Depart Courtesy Bus, what more could you want. Nice detail and Little touches in very Kitschy Boutique Room, and Great Value for Money!!! Thank you = Kam-sa-ham-ni-da
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京都市役所の隣にある巨大な箱。市民の評価は割れるらしい。時代ごとの特徴として捉えるべきか、それとも1200年の歴史に間違った楔を打ったと言うべきか、それは100年後の歴史家に任せたい。 レセプションの対応、他社ウェブサイトでの予約にも関わらずアップグレード、ズボンプレッサーやら色々なお願いに対する対応、どれをとっても期待を超えた。
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Front desk, concierge and hotel staff get top points. I don't know what happened to the breakfast room personnel, though. First, you have to pour coffee yourself, but it is not easily accessible, and second, the staff is not very friendly, like in the rest of the hotel. We had a
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Twin room just means two smaller beds instead of one large one. I would guess the rooms would be very similar in price but best to check with hotel directly.
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They have a twin room with two twin beds, they have a double room with one queen bed which we had, and they also have single rooms with one queen bed with sleeves one guest.
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Hi, I had no reason to go to the convention center when I visited so I used Google maps to see public transit options. Put the convention center into Google . Click on the map that appears and use the Get Directions function to see transit to the Okura. That's the little bus icon. You get a tap card for public transit and load it with yen. Then you just tap and use for all buses/trains etc. You can use the same card in other Japanese cities like Tokyo. You could also just take a taxi. They are very reliable and very honest. It is about a 20min drive.
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Is there anywhere I can see the menu for the hotel?
Can’t recall seeing a menu. I only ate at the hotel during breakfast and it was buffet style. Anyway the spread was wide ranging and of good quality, so don’t worry about it.
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What is the difference between a double and a twin room?
Hi, All these questions about rooms can be easily answered by going to the Okura Kyoto web site. It is in English and on the front page if you scroll down and look on the left there are explanations and pictures of all the rooms. Double -means a bed for 2 people Twin means 2 beds There are really good pix on the web site but I am not allowed to post links to the web site here. Just use Google to find it and click on the one that has English in the site.
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"Corner room, if possible"
"Higher floors give a better view; front rooms have view across the city"
"Rooms facing City Hall are noisy"
"rooms with view of the river would be nice"
"High floor room ,bring earplugs"
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PRICE RANGE
USD 141 - USD 402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
okura hotel kyotokyoto okura hotel
LOCATION
JapanKinkiKyoto PrefectureKyotoNakagyoCity Centre
NUMBER OF ROOMS
322
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