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Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

445-3 Myohoin Maekawa-cho, Kyoto 605-0932

5.0 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (43 reviews)

Located in Higashiyama, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto National Museum and Sanjusangendo Temple. …

£636
Motonago

Motonago

511 Washio-cho, Koudaijimichi, Kyoto 605-0072

3.5 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (62 reviews)

Located in Higashiyama, this ryokan is within a 10-minute walk of Kodaiji Temple and Gion Corner. Kiyomizu Temple and Heian …

£144
Kyoto Garden Ryokan Yachiyo

Kyoto Garden Ryokan Yachiyo

34 Nanzenji Fukuji-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto 606-8435

3.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (80 reviews)

Located in Higashiyama, this luxury ryokan is within a 15-minute walk of Kyoto Municipal Zoo and Heian Shrine. Kiyomizu Templ …

£197
Gion HANNA STAY

Gion HANNA STAY

2-50-3 Sanjo-dori Ohashi, Higashiyama, Kyoto 605-0001

3.0 out of 5.0
5 out of 5 (2 reviews)

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

£114
Riverside Kamogawa

Riverside Kamogawa

79-2-2 Ichinohashinomotocho, Kyoto 605-0995

3.5 out of 5.0

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

£86
Sangendou

Sangendou

546-3 Kamiikedacho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0968

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Higashiyama, this vacation home is within a 15-minute walk of Sanjusangendo Temple and Kyoto Tower. Higashi …

£99
the b kyoto sanjo

the b kyoto sanjo

49-1 Nichome, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0001

3.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (175 reviews)

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

£60
Vacation Rental Kyoto MOEGI

Vacation Rental Kyoto MOEGI

21-2 Sennyuji Torincho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0976

3.0 out of 5.0

Located in Higashiyama, this apartment is within a 15-minute walk of Sennyu-ji Temple and Sanjusangendo Temple. Kiyomizu …

£94
Japanese Inn Yoshimizu

Japanese Inn Yoshimizu

Bentendo Ue, Maruyama Koen, Kyoto 605-0071

3.0 out of 5.0
4.6 out of 5 (151 reviews)

Located in Higashiyama, this ryokan is within a 15-minute walk of Chion-in Temple and Gion Corner. Kiyomizu Temple and Heia …

£109
RESI STAY Higashiyama Sanjo

RESI STAY Higashiyama Sanjo

25-5, Sanchome, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 6050005

3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (97 reviews)

Located in Higashiyama, this apartment is within a 15-minute walk of Shoren-in Temple, Gion Corner, and Heian Shrine. Kiyomiz …

£41

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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.

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