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Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

445-3 Myohoin Maekawa-cho, Kyoto
5.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 2 days ago
6 others viewing this property now

Located in Higashiyama, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto National Museum and Sanjusangendo Temple. Kiyomizu Temple and Gion Corner are also ...

£471

£471
The Westin Miyako Kyoto

The Westin Miyako Kyoto

Keage, Sanjo, Higashiyama, Kyoto
4.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 4 hours ago
13 others viewing this property now

This family-friendly Kyoto hotel is located in the suburbs, within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto Municipal Zoo and Heian Shrine. Kiyomizu Temple and Gion Corner ...

£104

£104
Ryokan KANADE

Ryokan KANADE

1-2, Okazaki Hoshojicho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 hour ago
2 others viewing this property now

Located in Higashiyama, this ryokan is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kyoto Municipal Zoo and Heian Shrine. Kyoto Imperial Palace and Kiyomizu Temple are also within ...

£84

£84
Motonago

Motonago

511 Washio-cho, Koudaijimichi, Kyoto
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 3 days ago
9 others viewing this property now

Located in Higashiyama, this ryokan is within a 10-minute walk of Kodaiji Temple and Gion Corner. Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine are also within 1 mile (2 ...

£125

£125
Kyoto Garden Ryokan Yachiyo

Kyoto Garden Ryokan Yachiyo

34 Nanzenji Fukuji-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 15 hours ago
11 others viewing this property now

Located in Higashiyama, this luxury ryokan is steps away from Murin-an and Konchi-in Temple. Kyoto Municipal Zoo and Nanzenji Temple are also within 10 ...

£140

£140
JAPANING HOTEL Higashiyama Shichijo

JAPANING HOTEL Higashiyama Shichijo

6-17-2, Honmachi, Kyoto
3.5 out of 5.0

Located in Higashiyama, this apartment is within a 15-minute walk of Sanjusangendo Temple, Kyoto Tower and Higashi Honganji Temple. Kiyomizu Temple and Gion ...

£42

£42
Kyoto okazaki machiya 'NAGOMI'

Kyoto okazaki machiya 'NAGOMI'

39-4 Torii-cho, Awataguchi, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 8 hours ago
2 others viewing this property now

Located in Higashiyama, this guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto Municipal Zoo and Heian Shrine. Kiyomizu Temple and Gion Corner are also within 2 ...

£65

£65
the b kyoto sanjo

the b kyoto sanjo

49-1 Nichome, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 18 hours ago

Located in Higashiyama, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Shoren-in Temple, Gion Corner and Heian Shrine. Kiyomizu Temple and Kyoto Imperial Palace are ...

£41

£41
Japanese Inn Yoshimizu

Japanese Inn Yoshimizu

Bentendo Ue, Maruyama Koen, Kyoto
3.5 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 day ago
11 others viewing this property now

Located in Higashiyama, this ryokan is within a 15-minute walk of Chion-in Temple and Gion Corner. Kiyomizu Temple and Heian Shrine are also within 1 mile (2 ...

£98

£98
RC HOTEL KYOTO YASAKA

RC HOTEL KYOTO YASAKA

370 Yasaka Kamimachi Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto
3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 4 days ago
2 others viewing this property now

Located in Higashiyama, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Ryozen Kannon War Memorial, Kiyomizu Temple and Gion Corner. Sanjusangendo Temple and Heian ...

£58

£58

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Pocket Guide: Kyoto Higashiyama Hotels

Higashiyama is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants and bars. The gardens and parks showcase the area's natural beauty. Higashiyama is a great home base for exploring the greater Kyoto area, especially with so many hotels to choose from.

Sightseeing around Higashiyama

The monuments and historic sites offer insight into the area's history, while the museums add a sense of refinement. Browse the collections at Sannenzaka Museum, Ryozen Museum of History, or Kyoto Gion Lamp Museum. Sights like Gion Corner, Kawai Kanjiro Memorial Museum, and Kahitsukan - Kyoto Museum of Contemporary Art offer insight into the local culture. Ryozen Kannon War Memorial, Hokan-ji Temple, and Kodaiji Temple are monuments worth a look. Kyoto Ryozen Gokoku Shrine, Seiryuji Temple, and Gesshinin are some local landmarks. Bring the family to Murin-an, Kyoto Municipal Zoo, and Nanzenin Garden.

Popular things to do in the area include shopping and sightseeing. Maruyama Park, Shoseien Garden, or Philosopher's Walk are ideal spots to enjoy the outdoors. Explore nature at Shusuitei Tea House, Mount Atago, and Yamadaike Park. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Aeon Mall Kyoto, Aeon Mall Kusatsu, and Aeon Mall Kumiyama. Nishikyogoku Athletic Stadium, Shozan Resort Kyoto, and Kyoto Racecourse are other spots for some local fun.

Some of the area's most popular sights are Kiyomizu Temple, Nijo Castle, and Kyoto Imperial Palace. Entokuin Temple, Jisyu Shrine, and Daiunin Temple are also favorite places to visit.

Getting around Higashiyama

If you want to get around the city, Higashiyama Station is the closest metro stop. Others nearby include Keage Station and Sanjo Keihan Station. To see the sights outside of town, hop aboard a train. Kyoto Kiyomizu-gojo Station is the closet train station, but Kyoto Sanjo Station and Kyoto Shichijo Station are also nearby.

Higashiyama is 24 miles (38.7 km) from the airport in Osaka (ITM-Itami). You can also fly in and out of Kobe (UKB), which is located 40 miles (64.4 km) away.