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Royal Park Hotel The Kyoto

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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2015

Arrived here after 15 hours of weary travel. Made a mistake finding the hotel initially - there is another hotel about 400m away with a very similar name. Anyway location is fabulous and the rooms a good size and quiet. Make sure you check out the restaurants near the canal and river - only a 5 minute walk from the...

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 8 November 2015

Its my first time to japan and had great time in this hotel staff nice , room clean , stay was nice and there are many places to sightseeing kyoto is really very beautiful place . if you visit japan do not miss kyoto and also this hotel

1Thank Lucy M
Reviewed 7 November 2015

This hotel is very easy to get to on the underground/subway from Kyoto station. And as it is near the subway station, it is easy to get around Kyoto to see all the sights. It is also very near the Nishiki market and there are lots of restaurants and bars inn the vicinity. Check in was very fast and friendly...

Thank Philip33
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 November 2015

This hotel was above our normal budget, but it was a great place to stay. Modern and clean. Great location too. Great 'rain shower' and a full size separate bath. The room is pretty small and there isn't a lot of room to sit and relax, but we had a very wide window ledge, which we put cushions on and...

Thank PumpernickelPickle
Reviewed 3 November 2015

We stayed here for five days. It's in a really great location, lots of shopping and exploring near by. There is a train station a couple of blocks away and a million restaurants. The hotel is very mysterious and modern looking. The room was small and there was no closet, just a sort of valet area with some hooks to...

Thank Angela M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

Even though this is my first time visiting Kyoto and we only stayed one night here. The hotel was outstanding. There are alot of Resturaunts near by and many cafe as well. There is a very good shopping district nearby and is a 10 minute walk from Gion, 3 minutes walk to the famous river. To get to JR station...

Thank TariqKhalid
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Conveniently located (3 blocks from the Keihan line Sanjo station). Mid-size rooms but clean. Pretty good price for the value. No view and don't have many floors in the hotel. I guess the whole point is this is close to the route of the Gion festival, which is why I was in Kyoto in July this year.

1Thank rcli
Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

The location; right between important shopping streets, cozy bars and important roads. The hotel itself looks amazing, is everything you would expect from a boutique hotel and has some nice extras once you arrive in your room. The bar downstairs didn't have an extensive drinks menu but immediately gives you a feeling of class. The staff is very helpful, in...

Thank delafofa
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2015

We couldn't fault our stay in the Royal Park Hotel. The location was wonderful - in the modern part of the city but very easy walking distance to the old part. The staff were amazingly helpful, they went out of their way to recommend restaurants and book them for us. The room was lovely - much nicer than another hotel...

Thank Emma K
Brooklyn, NY
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 3 nights recently. Left a satisfied customer. Just rating the hotel, I'd have called it average. Clean room. Small, but sufficient space. Good shower, fine bed. Staff is not overly friendly (I'm looking at you, aloof bartender), but they did their job. The selling point is the location, just off the Sanjo bridge, near two subway stops...

Thank JBC747

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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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Address: Higashiiru Kawaramachi Sanjodori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8004, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > City Center
Price Range: $146 - $471 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Royal Park Hotel The Kyoto 3*
Number of rooms: 172
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Kyoto
#6 Family Hotel in Kyoto
#14 Business Hotel in Kyoto
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“Location is really great, you can go to anywhere!”
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 of 5 bubbles hakiko_5, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors that face the street offer views of the hills and many temples.”
 of 5 bubbles junlook, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“9th floor is the premium floor and rooms are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Belgy11, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms wouldbe good I think”
  • the mirror had this very clever demister - i though it was great
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  • Good view considering we are right in the middle of teh city
  • Japanes high tech toilet!
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  • bathroom was a good size
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 of 5 bubbles michellegaskell42, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Consider a room facing the street; rooms on the back are over an alley full of bars that can get loud at night.”
 of 5 bubbles GregA59, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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