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Hotel Granvia Kyoto

Orbitz.comUSD 245*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Chichester, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you want to use Kyoto as a base to get about to other cities in Japan this hotel is the place to stay. An excellent hotel near itself and the location supports this. Rooms are spacious with good views . Due to how busy this hotel was we didn't use any of the restaurants or facilities but there are...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spent four nights at this hotel upon arriving in Japan. The service was wonderful ... the concierge was extremely helpful with making lunch and massage reservations, and gave clear (printed) directions as to how to find various places. The hotel also went above and beyond in terms of customer service. They gave us one night for free, because the...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed in the Hotel Granvia in early May. We caught the end of Golden Week so the rooms were pricey. The rooms are nice and the lobby area is very modern. Rooms are large by Japan standards. Despite being above a train station, the rooms are very quiet. The hotel provided a large bottled water complimentary daily. Tea in...

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here three nights. Rooms were large and so pleasant. Had a view of the station but did not hear the trains very much. For breakfast we had a choice of three restaurants but we preferred the more Western buffet. Everyone so welcoming and friendly in the hotel. Two of the young staff went out of their way to take...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location of this hotel was very good. The rooms were fairly spacious, and they were clean and comfortable. The service at this hotel was excellent and we found the concierge to be very helpful, going above and beyond to assist us with some issues we had during our travel. The breakfast was good. It's too bad they don't include...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Because I was travelling alone this time, I wanted to pack in as much as possible in Kyoto. It lacks the atmosphere of a top class ryokan but I'd stayed here before and chose it because it's on top of the station and next to the bus terminal. The latter can be important if Kyoto is busy as you will...

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New York
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

An elegant hotel with beautiful large rooms (even by American standards). The staff were all very polite, helpful and spoke English well. I was concerned that the hotel's location in the train station might mean it would be crowded and noisy, but that was not the case. In fact, staying at the Granvia was very convenient; it was easy to...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked two rooms. They were fine. The fun started when the kids wanted a swim after a day of walking around in 30 degree heat. Children are not allowed to use the pool. After pointing out I paid the same for their room as mine the answer was still no. No one would provide a reason why other than...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was the best hotel we stayed at in Japan. It was pricey because we arrived during their Golden Week celebrations. Avoid that we if possible. It's like 3 holidays in a week and everyone is traveling. The hotel is right above the train station and very conveniently close to 711 stores as well as the Porta underground mall where...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great hotel. Stayed here on our honeymoon trip to Japan. We were upgraded to a suite which was awesome. For breakfast we had the choice of three restaurant. We only ate at one, All you can eat buffet. The staff were all very helpful and friendly. Great location near the Kyoto station. Had a problem on the first night with...

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Staying in Shimogyo-ku

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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 with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Minibar
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful 15-story hotel atop Kyoto Station - Broadband connection in all guest and banquet rooms - Easy access to Kansai Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Granvia Kyoto

Address: Shiokojisagaru, Karasumadori, Shimogyo-ku | JR Kyoto Station Central Gate, Kyoto 600-8216, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku
Price Range: $197 - $672 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Granvia Kyoto 4.5*
Number of rooms: 535
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#4 Business Hotel in Kyoto
#5 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
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“All rooms are good”
cpfc1984, 26 May 2017 | Read review
“Standard room was not particularly large but adequate. If breakfast isn't included in your room rate, there are many places to eat nearby”
lilybob24, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“Hiher floors facing the Kyoto Tower have outstanding views of the city”
barrybrokaw, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“Get a south-facing room high up and watch the trains and action of the station.”
Rideau-Rambler, 7 May 2017 | Read review
“If you dont book north room, better seek other hotels for view. BTW, it is best lication to access everywhere.”
  • South side (look over Kyoto station)
  • Satndard twin
  • North side, stations roof  (if you book stadard room)
Monique1794, 5 May 2017 | Read review
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