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Overview of RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

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Down duvet, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Indoor pool
Indoor pool
Down duvet, minibar, in-room safe, desk
Down duvet, minibar, in-room safe, desk

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)45 min drive

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  • Kyoto style floor Suite twin room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKyoto style floor Suite twin room, Non Smoking
  • Regular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 53 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsRegular floor Suite Double, Non Smoking
  • Regular floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 50 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsRegular floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking
  • Standard Twin (Hollywood Twin), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin (Hollywood Twin), Non Smoking
  • Premium floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (27~30sqm)

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed
    More detailsPremium floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (27~30sqm)
  • Kyoto Style floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • KIRA KARACHO (KIN-UN)

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKIRA KARACHO (KIN-UN)
  • KIRA KARACHO (GIN-GETSU)

    Room amenities

    • 42 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKIRA KARACHO (GIN-GETSU)
  • TATAMI Suite Twin

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsTATAMI Suite Twin
  • Premium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsPremium floor Standard Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Kyoto Style floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Executive floor Junior Suite Twin Non Smoking(10th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsExecutive floor Junior Suite Twin Non Smoking(10th floor)
  • Regular floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (24~27sqm)

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed
    More detailsRegular floor Superior Twin, Non Smoking (24~27sqm)
  • Kyoto Style floor Family Room Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 3 Single Beds
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Family Room Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • High Floor Standard Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsHigh Floor Standard Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking
  • Executive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm)

    Room amenities

    • 79 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsExecutive floor Suite, Non Smoking (10th Floor, 79sqm)
  • Japanese style Room Non-smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 4 Single Futons
    More detailsJapanese style Room Non-smoking
  • Premium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 75 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsPremium Floor Suite Twin, Non Smoking
  • Superior Twin (Hollywood twin) Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Twin (Hollywood twin) Non Smoking
  • High Floor Superior Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed
    More detailsHigh Floor Superior Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking
  • Suite Twin Run of House [Room Type or Size will be assigned upon arrival]

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuite Twin Run of House [Room Type or Size will be assigned upon arrival]
  • Executive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsExecutive floor Deluxe Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
  • Twin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds and 2 Single Futons
    More detailsTwin room with TATAMI, Non-smoking
  • Executive floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsExecutive floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
  • Luxury Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsLuxury Twin Room, Non Smoking
  • Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Regular floor)(Rooms are not connected)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsAdjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Regular floor)(Rooms are not connected)
  • Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Twin Room, Non Smoking
  • Premium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsPremium floor Deluxe Twin, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Kyoto Style floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Executive floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsExecutive floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
  • Superior Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 27 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Sofa Bed
    More detailsSuperior Double Room, Non Smoking
  • Deluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Twin Room, Non Smoking
  • Premium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsPremium floor Deluxe Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • Executive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsExecutive floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
  • Premium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsPremium floor Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • High Floor Deluxe Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 30 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Sofa Bed
    More detailsHigh Floor Deluxe Twin Room (Run of Floor), Non Smoking
  • Premium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsPremium floor Standard Double, Non Smoking (9th floor)
  • SOU SOU ROOM

    Room amenities

    • 54 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds and 2 Single Futons
    More detailsSOU SOU ROOM
  • Standard Triple Room

    Room amenities

    • 24 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Single Beds and 1 Single Trundle Bed
    More detailsStandard Triple Room
  • Kyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Suite Twin Non Smoking (53sqm/8th floor)
  • Executive floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsExecutive floor Standard Twin Room, Non Smoking (10th floor)
  • Kyoto Style floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsKyoto Style floor Standard Double Room, Non Smoking (8th floor)
  • Wide King Double, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 22 sq m
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsWide King Double, Non Smoking
  • Adjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Premium floor)(Rooms are not connected)

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsAdjoining Twin Room, Non Smoking (2 Twin Rooms, Premium floor)(Rooms are not connected)
  • Luxury Family room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 4 Single Beds
    More detailsLuxury Family room, Non Smoking
  • Standard Double Room, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room, Non Smoking
  • Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Twin Room, Non Smoking

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.
Visit our Kyoto travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kyoto Tower - 9 min walk
  • Higashi Honganji Temple - 13 min walk
  • Toji Temple - 15 min walk
  • Nintendo World Headquarters - 3 min drive
  • Shijo Omiya - 6 min drive

Getting around

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

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • 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.

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 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with cable channels, and conveniences such as fridges and electric kettles. Guests will also find minibars, room service (during limited hours) and free tea bags/instant coffee.
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.

This Kyoto hotel provides 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

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
  • Limited parking spaces

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

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

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
  • 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
  • Down comforter
  • Climate control (heating)
  • Linens

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

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Policies

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 December 7 2020 to December 11 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities
  • Sauna
  • 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. 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 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 7:00 AM to 8:00 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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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto and receive a full refund?
Yes, RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto?
As of 28 Nov,2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto on 23 Dec,2020 start from SG$161, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool. Pool access is from 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Is RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto?
Check-in is from 2 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto located?
Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Tower and Kyoto Aquarium. Kyoto Railway Museum and Nishiki Market are also within 2 mi (3 km). Kyoto Station is 9 minutes by foot and Toji Station is 12 minutes.
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4.5/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Sad face IconDisliked: Staff & service
Not far from the station.. a 15 minutes walk The reception was ok . But the service ( working people) in the pool sauna and restaurant very rude I was amazed surprised.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Close to train station, shuttle to train station, clean all throughout
Stayed 5 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Muy buen hotel, cuartos bastantes amplios, todos equipados. Desayuno bastante completo y bueno
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

2/5 Poor

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is not convenient to exploring the city on foot. The room had no coffee or tea maker. And the service at the cafe was indifferent at best.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020