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RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

Star Rating
4 out of 5

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Reviews

4.4 / 5Excellent
3,475 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free Parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kyoto Tower
    8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Higashi Honganji Temple
    13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Toji Temple
    15 min walk
  • Airport
    Osaka (ITM-Itami)
    45 min drive

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03-6743-6572
  • Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Executive floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Standard Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Kyoto Style floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Premium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Superior Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Kyoto Style floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Executive floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor) , Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Deluxe Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Kyoto Style floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Premium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Executive floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Luxury Twin Room, Non Smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Luxury Twin Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Twin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds and 2 Twin Futons
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  • Twin room with TATAMI, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds and 2 Twin Futons
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  • Japanese style Room Non-smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 4 Twin Futons
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  • Luxury Family room, Non Smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 4 Twin Beds
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  • Luxury Family room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 4 Twin Beds
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  • Kyoto Style floor Family Room Non Smoking (8th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 3 Twin Beds
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  • Standard Double Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Standard Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Kyoto Style floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (8th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Premium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Executive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Deluxe Double Room, Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Premium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Executive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Executive floor Junior Suite Twin Non Smoking(10th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • TATAMI Suite Twin, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Premium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Kyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Premium Floor Suite Double, Non Smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Premium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Executive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm), Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Regular floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Regular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
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  • Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Regular floor)(Rooms are not connected)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Twin Beds
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  • Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Premium floor)(Rooms are not connected)

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Twin Beds
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  • SOU SOU ROOM

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds and 2 Twin Futons
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  • Suite Twin Run of House [Room Type or Size will be assigned upon arrival]

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • High Floor Standard Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • High Floor Superior Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Sofa Bed
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  • High Floor Deluxe Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Sofa Bed
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  • Regular floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (24~27sqm)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Sofa Bed
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  • Premium floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (27~30sqm)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Sofa Bed
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  • Kyoto style floor Suite twin room, Non Smoking, Fitness Gym Access

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • KIRA KARACHO (KIN-UN)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • KIRA KARACHO (GIN-GETSU)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Standard Twin (Hollywood Twin), Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • Superior Twin (Hollywood twin) Non Smoking

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighborhood, RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto is in the city center and near a metro station. Kyoto Tower and Higashi Honganji Temple are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Philosopher's Walk and Lake Biwa. Check out an event or a game at Kyoto Racecourse, and consider making time for Kyoto Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Kyoto Tower - 8 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Higashi Honganji Temple - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Toji Temple - 15 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Shijo Omiya - 3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Sanjusangendo Temple - 3 min drive

Getting around

  • Kyoto Station - 9 min walk
  • Kujo Station - 16 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 77 min drive

Restaurants

  • Top of Kyoto – Restaurant offering French cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Royal Ryuho – Restaurant offering Chinese cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Gourmand Tachibana – Restaurant offering French cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • All Day Dining KAZA – Buffet restaurant offering international cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.
  • Tankuma Kitamise – Restaurant offering Japanese cuisine. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.

About this property

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

4-star Kyoto hotel in Central Kyoto, walk to Kyoto Tower
This hotel features 6 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free area shuttle, and free train station pick-up. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and concierge services are onsite. All 489 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers. Guests will also find minibars, room service, and down comforters.
RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto offers 489 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, slippers, bidets, and complimentary toiletries.
This Kyoto hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.
RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto features an indoor pool and a fitness center. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 6 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This business-friendly hotel also offers a vending machine, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands. An area shuttle, a train station pick-up service, and a train station drop-off service are complimentary for guests. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.
RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto has designated areas for smoking.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a fitness center.
Guests 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.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities will be closed from 09 December 2019 to 12 December 2019 (dates subject to change):
  • Swimming pool

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Payment types at the property

Diners ClubJCB InternationalMastercardAmerican ExpressVisa

Important information

Fees

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

  • A tax is imposed by the city and collected at the property. The amount varies based on factors such as length of stay, property classification, and room price. Other exemptions or reductions might 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 150 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 3000 per person (approximately)
  • Facilities fee: JPY 540 per person, per stay and includes use of:

  • - Fitness facilities
    - Swimming pool

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 are 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.
    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. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We should mention

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.

Property is also known as

  • Hotel Rihga Royal
  • Hotel Rihga Royal Kyoto
  • Kyoto Hotel Rihga Royal
  • Kyoto Rihga Royal
  • Kyoto Rihga Royal Hotel
  • Rihga Royal
  • Rihga Royal Hotel
  • Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto
  • Rihga Royal Kyoto
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Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking spaces
  • Free area shuttle
  • Free roundtrip train station shuttle

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/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness center
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free area shuttle
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • 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/bellhop

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean

Business services

  • Meeting rooms

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Down comforter

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Refrigerator

More

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

Nearby things to do

Activities

Where to eat

4.4

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4.5
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.3
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

They provide very nice and soft towels. Room is very clean.

Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Spacious rooms, clean and comfortable beds, very polite staff, great facilities, convenient location. Everything you want in a holiday hotel.

Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

4/5 Good

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Quick check in, staff was very pleasant. Rooms were bigger than average, toiletries were more than most offer. Planned to only stay here 2 days but ended up staying 4!

    Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

    2/5

    • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
    • Disliked: Staff & service

    Location is not ideal Breakfast was very disappointing and staff were rude at breakfast place. Complained to hotel but gave a standard reply. Inform hotel item was lost, they replied not found and I most likely have lost it outside. Unprofessional replies from hotel so far.

    Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2019

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