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Overview of RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

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Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Down duvets, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Down duvets, minibar, in-room safe, desk
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RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

4 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationKyoto Tower9 min walk
    Popular LocationHigashi Honganji Temple13 min walk
    Popular LocationToji Temple15 min walk
    AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)47 min drive

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Kyoto style floor Suite twin room, Non Smoking

  • 291 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Regular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking

  • 570 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed

Regular floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

  • 538 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds

Standard Twin (Hollywood Twin), Non Smoking

  • 237 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Premium floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (27~30sqm)

  • 291 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed

Kyoto Style floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

KIRA KARACHO (KIN-UN)

  • 452 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds

KIRA KARACHO (GIN-GETSU)

  • 452 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds

TATAMI Suite Twin

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Premium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

4.8/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Kyoto Style floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Executive floor Junior Suite Twin Non Smoking(10th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Regular floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (24~27sqm)

  • 258 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed

Kyoto Style floor Family Room Non Smoking (8th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 Single Beds

High Floor Standard Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

  • 237 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Executive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm)

  • 850 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Japanese style Room Non-smoking

  • City view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 Single Futons

Premium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

  • 807 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Superior Twin (Hollywood twin) Non Smoking

  • 291 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

High Floor Superior Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

  • 291 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed

Suite Twin Run of House [Room Type or Size will be assigned upon arrival]

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Executive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Twin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking

  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds and 2 Single Futons

Executive floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

Luxury Twin Room, Non Smoking

  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Regular floor)(Rooms are not connected)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Beds

Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Premium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

Kyoto Style floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

Executive floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

4.7/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

Superior Double Room, Non Smoking

  • 291 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Sofa Bed

Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking

  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds

Premium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Executive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Premium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor)

4.5/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

High Floor Deluxe Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

  • 323 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed

Premium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

SOU SOU ROOM

  • 581 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds and 2 Single Futons

Standard Triple Room

  • 258 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Trundle Bed

Kyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Executive floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Kyoto Style floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Wide King Double, Non Smoking

  • 237 sq ft
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Premium floor)(Rooms are not connected)

  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 4 Single Beds

Luxury Family room, Non Smoking

  • City view
  • Sleeps 6
  • 4 Single Beds

Standard Double Room, Non Smoking

  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighbourhood, RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto is in the city centre and near a metro station. Kyoto Tower and Nijō Castle are notable landmarks, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Nishiki Market and Kawaramachi. Don't miss out on a visit to Kyoto Aquarium.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kyoto Tower - 9 min walk
  • Kyoto Aquarium - 10 min walk
  • Higashi Honganji Temple - 13 min walk
  • Toji Temple - 15 min walk
  • Kyoto Railway Museum - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • Kyoto Station - 9 min walk
  • Umekoji-Kyotonishi Station - 15 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 77 min drive

Restaurants

  • Top of Kyoto — 1 min walk
  • Royal Ryuho — 1 min walk
  • Man in the Moon - 5 min walk
  • Tonkatsu Wako - 6 min walk
  • Lipton - 6 min walk

About this property

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

4-star Kyoto hotel in Central Kyoto, walk to Kyoto Tower
Along with 6 restaurants, this hotel has an indoor pool and a fitness centre. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and concierge services are on-site. All 489 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like fridges and electric kettles.
RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto offers 489 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, slippers, bidets and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness centre.

Guests aged under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Limited on-site parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10 AM: JPY 3000 per person
  • 6 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchairs available on site

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Down duvet
  • Heating (climate-controlled)

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

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Check-in

Check-in from 2 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from April 25 2021 to May 11 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities
  • Swimming pool

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective from 1 October 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200–1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 3000 per person (approximately)
  • Facilities fee: JPY 550 per person, per stay and includes use of: swimming pool; fitness facilities

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Children 4-12 years old are allowed in the pool for a fee of JPY 540 per person, per stay and must be accompanied by an adult.

We should mention

Pool access available from 1:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ); additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
A car is not required for transport to and from this property
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility

Property is also known as

Hotel Rihga Royal
Hotel Rihga Royal Kyoto
Kyoto Hotel Rihga Royal
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Kyoto Rihga Royal Hotel
Rihga Royal
Rihga Royal Hotel
Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto
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RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto Hotel
RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto Kyoto
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4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Good access to/from destination wherever it might be.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Very comfortable hotel located about 10min walk from Kyoto station. The staff was very helpful in making some restaurant reservations on my behalf. Could do with a few more amenities in the room
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great stay, highly recommended
Wonderful stay, the staff was very helpful and it was located very close to a lot of famous tourist sites. A little pricey, but worth it.
Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2021

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2021