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Kyoto Royal Hotel & Spa
Kyoto Royal Hotel & Spa

Sanjo-Agaru, Kawaramachi, Kyoto 604-8005

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4.1 out of 5 (2,012 reviews)

Located in Central Kyoto, this spa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Honnoji Temple, Nijo Castle, and Kyoto Imperial Palace. Gio …

£63
Hotel Vista Premio Kyoto
Hotel Vista Premio Kyoto

457 Matsugae-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8034

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4.5 out of 5 (450 reviews)

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto Tourist Information Center and Gion Corner. Nijo …

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Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto
Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto

630,Takahashi-cho,Karasuma Takatsuji, Kyoto 600-8096

4.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (152 reviews)

Located in the center of Kyoto, this family-friendly hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto Art Center and Higashi Honganj …

£103
Hearton Hotel Kyoto
Hearton Hotel Kyoto

Oike-agaru, Higashinotoin St. Nakagyo, Kyoto 604 0836

3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (1,274 reviews)

The Hearton Hotel Kyoto is in the city center, a 2-minute walk from the Karasumaoike subway stop and 3 stops from Kyoto …

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Smile Hotel Kyoto-shijo
Smile Hotel Kyoto-shijo

59-61 Nishinotoin, Shijo, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8494

3.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (773 reviews)

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kyoto Art Center, Nijo Castle, and Higashi Honganji Temple. …

£31
Hotel M's Plus Shijo-Omiya
Hotel M's Plus Shijo-Omiya

114, NishikiOmiya-cho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 6048365

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kyoto Art Center and Nijo Castle. Higashi Honganji Temple and …

£22
Matsui Honkan
Matsui Honkan

405 Itzutsuya-cho Rokkaku Sagaru Yanagi, Kyoto 604-8113

4.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (95 reviews)

Located in Central Kyoto, this ryokan is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kyoto Art Center, Nijo Castle, and Kyoto Imperial Palace. …

£150
Hotel San Crane
Hotel San Crane

264 Daigo-Cho, Muromachihigashiiru, Kyoto 600-8106

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (961 reviews)

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Higashi Honganji Temple and Kyoto Tower. Sanjusangendo …

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Kyoto Watazen Ryokan
Kyoto Watazen Ryokan

Rokkakku - sagaru, Yanaginobaba, Kyoto 604-8113

3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (295 reviews)

Located in Central Kyoto, this ryokan is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kyoto Art Center, Nijo Castle, and Kyoto Imperial Palace. …

£83
Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shinmachi Bettei
Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shinmachi Bettei

361 Rokkaku-cho, Rokkaku-sagaru, Kyoto 604-8212

3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (296 reviews)

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Shiori-an and Nijo Castle. Kyoto Imperial Palace and …

£95
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Pocket Guide: Nakagyo Ward Central Kyoto Hotels

Central Kyoto is a walkable, economical neighborhood with convenient options for restaurants and bars. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront. Central Kyoto is a great home base for exploring the greater Kyoto area, especially with so many hotels, hostels and budget B&Bs to choose from.

Sightseeing around Central Kyoto

The monuments and historic sites offer insight into the area's history, while the museums add a sense of refinement. Study the collections at Kyoto International Manga Museum, Kyoto Shibori Museum, or Seiwemon Onishi Museum. Attractions like Kaleidoscope Museum of Kyoto, Kyoto Art Center, and Tin Toy and Doll Museum can be part of your cultural tour. Kyoto Holy Annunciation Cathedral, Rokakkudo Temple, and Doshisha University are monuments worth a look. Swing by Nijo Castle, Sento Imperial Palace, and Kyoto Imperial Palace to learn about local history. Hours of family fun are waiting at Shusuitei Tea House, Shinsenen, and Kyoto Municipal Zoo.

There's plenty to do in the area, such as shopping, biking, and sightseeing. You'll find the great outdoors at parks like Maruyama Park, Shoseien Garden, and Umekoji Park. Explore nature at Mount Atago, Settsukyo Park, and Yamadaike Park. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Aeon Mall Kyoto, Aeon Mall Kumiyama, and Aeon Mall Kusatsu. Nishikyogoku Athletic Stadium, Shozan Resort Kyoto, or Nishiyama Park will provide yet another welcomed diversion.

A few of the area's most popular attractions are Kiyomizu Temple, Gion Corner, and Heian Shrine. Mikane Shrine, Shimogoryo Shrine, and Honnoji Temple are other top spots to see.

Getting around Central Kyoto

For a quick way to explore the city, catch a ride on metro transit at Karasumaoike Station, Marutamachi Station, or Nijojo-mae Station. To see the sights outside of town, hop aboard a train. Kyoto Karasuma Station is the closet train station, but Kyoto Omiya Station and Kyoto Shijo-omiya Station are also nearby.

Central Kyoto is 23.6 miles (37.9 km) from the airport in Osaka (ITM-Itami). The next closest airport is Kobe (UKB), located 39.6 miles (63.7 km) away.

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