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Standard Double Room, Smoking
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm)
Room with view
79 square metres
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Kyoto Style floor Family Room Non Smoking (8th floor)
Room with view
3 Single Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Regular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking
Room with view
53 square metres
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Standard Twin Room, Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Regular floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking
Room with view
50 square metres
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Kyoto Style floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Premium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Double Room, Smoking
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Luxury Family room, Non Smoking
Room with view
4 Single Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Twin Room, Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Luxury Family room, Smoking
Room with view
4 Single Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Suite Twin Run of House [Room Type or Size will be assigned upon arrival]
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Luxury Twin Room, Non Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Regular floor)(Rooms are not connected)
Room with view
4 Single Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Kyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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SOU SOU ROOM
Room with view
54 square metres
2 Single Beds and 2 Single Futons
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Premium floor)(Rooms are not connected)
Room with view
4 Single Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking
Room with view
75 square metres
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Premium Floor Suite Double, Non Smoking
Room with view
53 square metres
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Kyoto Style floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor, Kyoto Style floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive floor Japanese Suite Twin, Non smoking (10th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Twin room with TATAMI, Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds and 2 Single Futons
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Superior Twin Room, Smoking
Room with view
27 square metres
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Executive floor Junior Suite Twin Non Smoking(10th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Twin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds and 2 Single Futons
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Premium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Premium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Premium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Double Room, Non Smoking
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Kyoto Style floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Luxury Twin Room, Smoking
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
Room with view
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Executive floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
Room with view
2 Single Beds
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Japanese style Room Non-smoking
Room with view
4 Single Futons
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
4-star Kyoto hotel in Central Kyoto, walk to Kyoto Tower

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Laundry facilities

Location

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Nishihonganji Temple, Kyoto Tower and Kyoto Aquarium. Higashi Honganji Temple and Toji Temple are also within 1 mile (2 km). Kyoto Station is 9 minutes by foot and Kyoto Toji Station is 12 minutes.

Hotel features

This hotel features 6 restaurants, a restaurant and an indoor pool. 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 fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a coffee shop/café are on-site.

Room amenities

All 489 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers. Guests will also find minibars, room service (during limited hours) and down duvets.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto features an indoor pool and a fitness centre. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 6 restaurants, and guests can grab a 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 vending machine, multilingual staff and gift shops/news stands. An area shuttle, A train station pick-up shuttle and A train station drop-off shuttle are complimentary for guests. Limited complimentary on-site parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Lift
  • Fitness facilities
  • Free train station drop-off
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Porter
  • Year Built – 1969
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free area shuttle
  • Luggage storage
  • Hair salon
  • ATM/banking
  • Number of restaurants - 6
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Free train station pickup
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Vending machine
  • Total number of rooms - 489
  • Number of floors - 14
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Multilingual staff

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Japanese
  • Chinese
  • Korean

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

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 satellite channels. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary slippers, a bidet and complimentary toiletries. This Kyoto hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. In-room massages and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Air conditioning
  • Fridge
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Satellite TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Bidet
  • Free wired Internet
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Electric kettle
  • Down comforter

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Top of Kyoto – This restaurant specialises in French cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Royal Ryuho – This restaurant specialises in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Gourmand Tachibana – This restaurant specialises in French cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

All Day Dining KAZA – This buffet restaurant specialises in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Tankuma Kitamise – This restaurant specialises in Japanese cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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.

Additional policies and fees may apply when booking more than 5 rooms. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cots (infant beds) available

Fees

 

  • A city tax will be collected at the property effective 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.

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 the 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.

Hotel Names

  • 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
  • Rihga Royal Kyoto Hotel
  • RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto Hotel
  • RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto Kyoto
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We should mention

Children aged 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, accommodation proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

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