• City view
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Air conditioning
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Key card access
  • Daily housekeeping

Opened in February 2014, this luxury 5-star hotel features high-standard services and guestrooms that are among the most spacious in Kyoto. Guests may enjoy complimentary use of the indoor swimming pool and the fitness center during their stay. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property. The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto is located right along the Kamogawa River, offering iconic Kyoto views. Kyoto Shiyakushomae Subway Station is just a 3-minute walk away, while JR Kyoto Station can be reached within a 10-minute subway ride. Nijo-jo Castle, one of the World Heritage Sites, is a 3-minute subway ride from the hotel. Featuring traditional Kyoto esthetics and sophisticated elegance, each room is fitted with a large flat-screen TV, a Blu-ray player and a Nespresso coffee maker. The private bathroom comes with a rain shower, a bath tub and a mini LED TV. While staying at the hotel, guests can feel rejuvenated with massage treatments at the spa or enjoy workouts at the 24-hour gym. A 24-hour front desk and concierge services are offered. The business center is also available 24 hours. La Locanda restaurant serves colorful Italian dishes featuring select ingredients from all over the world. Delicately prepared Japanese kaiseki multi-course meals and sushi can be savored at Mizuki restaurant. Pierre Hermé Paris offers delicious French sweets including macaroons.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

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The Ritz-Carlton Company, L.L.C
Hotel chain/brand
The Ritz-Carlton Company, L.L.C

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Kyoto, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.1

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Private parking at the hotel


Availability

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Property practices

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Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.0
Facilities
9.3
Cleanliness
9.4
Comfort
9.3
Value for money
8.0
Location
9.1
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  • A
    Anonymous
    United States of America United States of America
    The property is beautiful. Staff are fantastic and so helpful and friendly. The gym and spa are also great. We weightlift and they had more than the usual equipment for a hotel so that was nice. The bar and restaurants are also really good. We...
  • Ling
    Singapore Singapore
    good location and updated to the river veiw without any extra fee. excellent. would like to stay in next time.
  • Yo
    Singapore Singapore
    Location is unbeatable. Not terribly far by foot to major sites. Short trip by taxi and you can count on ur foot when weather is good or traffic jam. Room is spacious and well designed. Plenty space for tea time or in room dining . Good at...

Hotel area info

Restaurants
5 Restaurants On Site

  • Mizuki
    • Cuisine
      Japanese
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
  • La Locanda
    • Cuisine
      Italian
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
  • The Lobby Lounge
    • Cuisine
      International
    • Open for
      Brunch • High tea
    • Ambience
      Modern
  • THE BAR
    • Open for
      Cocktail hour
  • PIERRE HERMÉ PARIS BOUTIQUE
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch

Amenities of The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto
Great facilities! Review score, 9.3

Most popular amenities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Private Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
  • 5 restaurants
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
View
  • View
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Dryer
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Live music/Performance
    Additional charge
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
  • Bike tours
  • Cycling
    Off-site
  • Hiking
    Off-site
Living Area
  • Sofa
  • Sitting area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Blu-ray player
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Radio
  • Telephone
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kids' meals
    Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
Internet
Wired internet is available in the rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs ¥4,000 per day.
  • Valet parking
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Currency exchange
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Air conditioning
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Car rental
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Indoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Full-body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Spa facilities
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty services
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa
    Additional charge
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Chinese

House rules

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Check-in

From 3:00 PM to 12:00 AM

Check-out

From 12:00 AM to 12:00 PM

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

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 13 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

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
¥15,180 per child, per night
Crib upon request
Free
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
¥15,180 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

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

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The fine print
Must-know information for guests at this property

Guests with a tattoo may not be permitted to enter public bathing areas and other public facilities.

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

FAQs about The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto

  • The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto is 1.6 miles from the center of Kyoto. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

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

  • Check-in at The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Room options at The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto include:

    • Suite
    • Double
    • Twin

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto on this page.

  • The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto has 5 restaurants:

    • PIERRE HERMÉ PARIS BOUTIQUE
    • THE BAR
    • La Locanda
    • Mizuki
    • The Lobby Lounge

  • The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Body treatments
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Neck massage
    • Locker rooms
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Bicycle rental
    • Full-body massage
    • Live music/Performance
    • Body wrap
    • Beauty services
    • Head massage
    • Bike tours
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Facial treatments
    • Yoga classes
    • Cooking class
    • Body scrub
    • Swimming pool
    • Foot massage
    • Foot bath
    • Fitness
    • Spa facilities
    • Hand massage
    • Back massage