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Situated right in front of Kyoto Station, Kyoto Tower Hotel stands in a central location convenient for touring Kyoto. The 24-hour front desk offers luggage storage, laundry service at a charge. Guests staying at the hotel are offered discount prices for using the observatory.

All rooms come with free WiFi access, a small fridge, an electric kettle. An air purifier/humidifier is also available. Bathrooms feature high-tech toilets.

There is a restaurant, a cafe/bar with city views at the hotel.

Guests will find a tourist information centre with a prayer room that offers currency exchange and tour reservations services in the hotel building. There is also a kimono rental shop in the building.

There is a large electronic store, a pharmacy, a convenience store and a supermarket within walking distance from the property. Notable attractions in the area also include the To-ji Temple and Higashi-Hongan-ji Temple. The Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine can be accessed in 10-minutes via train and walk.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.6 for a two-person trip.

Kyoto Tower Hotel has been welcoming guests since 7 May 2010.

Property highlights

Situated in the real heart of Kyoto, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.5

Breakfast info

Asian, Buffet


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Room type
4 single beds
1 sofa bed
4 single beds
3 sofa beds
2 single beds
1 sofa bed
2 futon beds
2 single beds
1 sofa bed
2 single beds
2 sofa beds
2 single beds
1 sofa bed
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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 parking area nearby ? we would like to stay in the future.
    恐れ入りますが、当館には専用・提携の駐車場はございません。 近隣のコインパーキングをご利用下さいませ。
    Answered on 19 October 2020
  • Is there a swimming pool for guests. If so what is charge? What other spa facilities do you offer?
    We don't have a swimming pool.
    Answered on 17 August 2019
Hotel surroundings *
1 restaurant on site


    Open for: Breakfast

Facilities of Kyoto Tower Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Wired internet is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
No parking available.
  • Public transport tickets Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning services
  • Trouser press
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Minimarket on site
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Wake-up service
  • Lift
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Air conditioning
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Japanese
Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

Kyoto Tower Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!


15:00 - 00:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in


Until 11:00 hours


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 6 years and above are considered adults at this property.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 5 years
Cot upon request
¥3,000 per child, per night
6+ years
Extra bed upon request
¥5,000 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.


When booking for more than 10 persons, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa UC JCB Diners Club American Express Kyoto Tower Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note guests cannot switch between cooler and heating in the in-room air conditioning. The air conditioning setting is managed by the hotel depending on the season.

Guests expecting to check in after 22:00 must inform the property in advance. Guests arriving after 22:00 without prior notice will be considered a no show.

When booking for 10 people or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply. For more information, please contact the property directly. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Please note that this plan does not include breakfast for co-sleeping children.

Please note that Kyoto Tower Public Bath - YUU - has been closed as of 30th June, 2021.

Please note that the property will be temporarily closed due to renovation work on following dates:
- 21 until 22 December 2022
- 9 January 2023
- 15 January 2023 until 3 February 2023
- 13 February 2023

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), please ensure that you are only booking this property following the local government guidelines of the destination, including but not limited to the purpose of travel, and maximum allowed group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property currently isn't accepting guests from certain countries, during dates where such guidelines exist.

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

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

Food & beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help 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 has reduced reception and service operating hours.

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

Due to 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 needs to be paid at the property.

Guests with tattoos may not be permitted to use the property’s public bathing areas or other facilities where the tattoos might be visible to other guests.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Kyoto Tower Hotel

  • The prices at Kyoto Tower Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Room options at Kyoto Tower Hotel include:

    • Single
    • Family
    • Double
    • Triple
    • Twin
    • Quadruple
    • Twin/Double

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

    • Kyoto Tower Hotel has 1 restaurant:

      • タワーテラス

    • Kyoto Tower Hotel is 1 miles from the centre of Kyoto.

    • Guests staying at Kyoto Tower Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.0).

      Breakfast option(s) include:

      • Asian
      • Buffet

    • Check-in at Kyoto Tower Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Kyoto Tower Hotel by:

      • Airport shuttle (public) 1h