Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at Hotel Alza Kyoto

You're eligible for a Genius discount at Hotel Alza Kyoto! To save at this property, all you have to do is sign in.

Awarded two pavilions by the Michelin Guide 2020, Hotel Alza Kyoto is located near the Kamo River and within Gion District, a 2-minute walk from Sanjo Station. Some rooms feature the views of Kamo River and the kawadoko, an outdoor deck over the river for guests to enjoy seasonal views. Free luggage storage is available at the 24-hour front desk. All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, a seating area, flat-screen TV with satellite channels and desk. A private bathroom includes a spa bath, shower, bathroom TV, hairdryer and high-tech toilet. Free toiletries including toothbrush are provided. Guests can find convenience stores within a 2-minute walk from the hotel. Hotel Alza Kyoto is within 0.9 mi of Kyoto International Manga Museum and Heian Shrine. Kiyomizu-dera Temple is 1.1 mi away from the property, while Nijo Castle is 1.5 mi away. Kawaramachi Station is a 9-minute walk away, while Nishiki Market is a 13-minute stroll away from the hotel. Kansai International Airport is 130 minutes away by airport limousine bus from Hotel Alza Kyoto.

This is our guests' favorite part of Kyoto, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

Hotel Alza Kyoto has been welcoming guests since Nov 15, 2017

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Kyoto, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

Breakfast Info


genius property image
Sign in, save money
You could save 10% or more at this property when you sign in


Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room Type
1 twin bed
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 twin bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
1 sofa bed
1 queen bed
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Something went wrong – please try again later.
Travel Sustainable Level 2
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
High score for Kyoto
Select topics to read reviews:

See what guests loved the most:

  • Emilio
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Our stay at Alza Hotel in Kyoto was exceptional. The hotel's unbeatable central location allowed us to easily explore Gion and Kiyomizu Temple. Alza Hotel really exceeded our expectations, rooms were modern and clean. We highly recommend it to...
  • Qianwen
    Super convenient, walking distance to the center area. The room is big and clean.
  • Eduard
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location in the middle of Gion, easy access to 7/11, restaurants, and the subway. Room was spacious, clean, and had a porch. Overall it was a great stay and it exceeded my expectations.
  • Kristia
    Perfect location, quiet hotel , perfect staff , big room
  • Wayne
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The staff was excellent recommending us to great local restaurants and even walking us to a hard to find restaurant. They were very friendly and accommodating to our requests - highly recommend it.
  • Simon
    - Great location - Modern infrastructure - Room size is mind-blowing for Japan
  • Morté
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Every detail taken care of, so many wonderful amenities! The bathroom and shower were great, the room was comfortable and roomy.
  • Roy
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    The room was cleaned and tidy. The provided amenities in the room were helpful and generous. We appreciated that front staff spoke good English.
  • Kyle
    The rooms were large and luxurious. The hotel is in an excellent location. The hotel staff were wonderful and helped us arrange a Kaiseki dinner which was one of the highlights of our trip.
  • Tayna
    United States of AmericaUnited States of America
    Great location, very clean, and wonderful staff; however, what impressed us the most was the hotel’s level of attention to guest’s needs. Our room had double doors and windows to block off street noise (brilliant!), and all in-room amenities plus...

Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days

  • Is there a refrigerator in the room?

    Thank you very much for your message. There is a mini-refrigerator in the room. Regards,
    Answered on 27 November 2019
  • Hi, can taxi accessible to the hotel and pick up from the hotel direct? Thanks

    Hello, Please be assured that taxi will be able to access the hotel entrance. Hope the answer is helpful.
    Answered on 22 April 2023
  • hello, whats the difference between the deluxe and superior double room with river view?

    Hello. For superior river-view, it has no bath-robe and can only accomdate 2 guests at maxium. For deluxe river-view, you will be provided with bath-r..
    Answered on 28 March 2023
  • Is there parking at the hotel ? Thanks

    Thank you for your message. We have no parking slots but there is one nearby actually which is in front of Sanjyo Keihan station,they have about 200 p..
    Answered on 3 January 2023
  • Hi, Is the room with the washing machine?

    Hello. Thank you for your message. We do not have washing machines in our hotel, but we offer laundry service (with additional charges). However, you ..
    Answered on 8 November 2022
  • Good day, do you supply a hairdryer in each room? Thank you

    Yes, there is a hair dryer in every room.
    Answered on 21 September 2023
  • Still looking?

Hotel area info *

Amenities of Hotel Alza Kyoto
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular amenities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Heating
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Terrace
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Spa tub
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
  • Extra long beds (> 6.5 ft)
  • Terrace
  • Dining table
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Hot tub
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
  • Private check-in/out
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Laptop safe
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
  • Massage
    Additional charge
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Chinese

House rules

Hotel Alza Kyoto takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM


Until 11:00 AM



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 7 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

6 years old
Extra bed upon request
¥8,800 per child, per night
Crib upon request
7+ years
Extra bed upon request
¥8,800 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card Discover JCB Diners Club American Express Cash Hotel Alza Kyoto accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property can only accept bookings from essential workers/permitted travelers on dates where such guidelines exist. Reasonable evidence must be provided on arrival. If it isn't provided, your booking will be canceled on arrival.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

An accommodation tax per person, per night is not included in the price and must be paid at the property.

Please inform Hotel Alza Kyoto of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about Hotel Alza Kyoto

  • The prices at Hotel Alza Kyoto may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Hotel Alza Kyoto is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Room options at Hotel Alza Kyoto include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Quad
    • Triple

  • Hotel Alza Kyoto offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Massage

  • Hotel Alza Kyoto is 1.4 miles from the center of Kyoto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Hotel Alza Kyoto can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Asian