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Kyoto Granbell Hotel - Kyoto - Bar
Kyoto Granbell Hotel
8.7 Very Good
Higashiyama$258+
$258+
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Monterey Kyoto - Kyoto - Bedroom
Hotel Monterey Kyoto
8.4 Very Good
Nakagyo$154+
$154+
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Kyoto Tokyu Hotel
8.5 Very Good
Shimogyo$172+
$172+
Free Wi-Fi
Kyoto Tower Hotel Annex
8.2 Very Good
Shimogyo$114+
$114+
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Hearton Hotel Kyoto
8.5 Very Good
Nakagyo$98+
$98+
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Almont Hotel Kyoto
9.1 Wonderful
Minami$129+
$129+
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Hotel Granvia Kyoto
8.9 Very Good
Shimogyo$289+
$289+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa

Kyoto hotels near To-ji

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Kyoto Plaza Hotel - Kyoto - Building
Kyoto Plaza Hotel
7.6 Good
Minami$101+
$101+
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Apa Hotel Kyoto-Eki Horikawa-Dori - Kyoto - Building
Apa Hotel Kyoto-Eki Horikawa-Dori
8.1 Very Good
Shimogyo$104+
$104+
Free Wi-Fi
Spa
Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto
8.2 Very Good
Shimogyo$185+
$185+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

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Hotel Okura Kyoto - Kyoto - Bedroom
Hotel Okura Kyoto
9 Wonderful
Nakagyo$303+
$303+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi

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Low season

April

High season

October

Average price (weeknight)

$218

Average price (weekend night)

$119
Cheapest month to stay with an average 47% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 152% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a hotel in Kyoto

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Top tips for finding Kyoto hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Kyoto, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Kyoto in April and July.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Kyoto if you stay on a Thursday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 89 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Kyoto accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Kyoto found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $54, while the most expensive was $85.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Kyoto for 3 days.
  • To enjoy some of the local architecture and see impressive views of the city, consider booking a hotel near Kiyomizu-dera, a famous Buddhist temple that is located on Mount Otowa and provides a breath-taking vantage point of the surrounding area. The Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel is a budget-friendly hotel that is only a 5-minute drive from the temple, while the Saka Hotel is another great, close by choice.
  • The Gion neighbourhood is famous for being Kyoto’s geisha district, making it a popular destination for visitors who would like to experience the city’s culture and history. If you would like to be within walking distance of this area and its attractions, select a hotel nearby, such as the Hotel Ethnography that is located right in the heart of the neighbourhood.
  • If you want to explore some of the city’s natural scenery, choose a hotel near Arashiyama, such as the Grand West, a 3-star accommodation with Wi-Fi, free parking and included breakfast. Arashiyama is a large bamboo forest that contains many types of wildlife and water vistas, making it a lush and scenic area to explore.
  • For visitors who are food enthusiasts, pick a hotel next to the Nishiki Market, a historic marketplace that is over 400 years old and packed with vendors selling a variety of produce, meats, and ready-to-eat items. The Super Hotel Shijyo Kawaramachi is an affordable choice that is only a 3-minute walk from the market and a 12-minute walk from the Yasaka Shrine.
  • If you’re travelling to Kyoto with your family, select a hotel near the Toei Kyoto Studio Park, a theme park that contains a full-scale replica of an Edo-period village and a variety of games and activities related to this era. The Rhino Hotel is a straightforward choice that is less than a 3-minute drive from the park and only a 4-minute walk fromwal to the Saiin train station.

FAQs when booking a hotel in Kyoto

  • Which hotels in Kyoto are best for business travellers?

    The Ritz-Carlton is an upscale choice located directly on the banks of the Kamogawa River and has a full scale business centre, including several private meeting rooms. The Business Hotel Arashiyama is located near the Katsura River and has free parking as well as a business and printing centre.

  • What are good spa hotels in Kyoto?

    The Kyoto Royal Hotel & Spa is a modern option in the busy Kawaramachi Street and has a spa with standard massage and treatment options. The Centurion Cabin Hotel and Spa is a cosy capsule hotel that is adjacent to the Karasuma Station and offers some spa services, as well as access to bathhouses and a sauna.

  • What are the best hotels in Kyoto near the Kyoto International Manga Museum?

    The Hearton Hotel Kyoto is only a 4-minute walk from the Kyoto International Manga Museum and offers free bike rentals for guests. The Hotel Chatelet is an affordable choice that is a 6-minute walk from the museum and offers bike rentals as well.

  • What are the best hotels in Kyoto near the Nonomiya Shrine?

    The Nonomiya Shrine is a historical shrine that is particularly popular amongst couples due to the belief that it provides blessings for marriage. The Ranzan hotel is a standard option, only a 5-minute walk away from the shrine. Another great option is the more luxurious Suiran hotel which is close to the shrine and offers everything you can expect from a 5-star hotel like a spa and wellness centre as well as room service.

  • Where to stay in Kyoto?

    Those looking for a hotel in Kyoto on KAYAK tend to search in Nakagyo, Sakyo and in close proximity to Kyoto Station.

  • What are the best hotels near Kyoto Station?

    Sakura Terrace The Gallery is very popular with users who want to stay within walking distance of Kyoto Station.

  • How much does a hotel cost in Kyoto?

    KAYAK users have found double rooms in Kyoto for as cheap as $47 in the last 3 days. The average price is $312.

  • How much is a hotel in Kyoto for this weekend?

    In the last 72 hours, users have found Kyoto hotels for this weekend for as low as $60 per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $51 and 4-star hotels from $78.

  • How do I find a hotel in central Kyoto?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central Kyoto districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like Kyoto city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

Where to stay in Kyoto?

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