Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto

1 Taimatsu-Cho, Shiokoji-Sagaru, Higashihorikawa Dori, Shimogyo-Ku, Kyoto, Japan, 600-8237show map
Check rooms and rates
exclusive online offers!
Check-in
Select date
Check-out
Select date
Rooms and Guests
2Guests1room
Highlights
8
FabulousBased on  42 reviews
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Best Luxury Hotels in Japan

Use Badge
Overview

Featuring free self-parking and a beauty shop, Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto offers individual rooms overlooking the city. Offering accommodation in the 8-story building, the hotel combines imperial architecture and modern facilities.

Located in a shopping area with restaurants and an oceanarium, guests will see why Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto is admired by many tourists. The city center lies within 4 km from the venue.

Konsho Temple is 26 km from the hotel and Ginkaku-ji Temple is 7 km away.

Gojo underground station is within 15 minutes' walking distance from the property. Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto is about 45 minutes’ drive towards Itami airport.

Rooms

Rooms of Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto are appointed with satellite television, climate control, Wi-Fi, LCD flat-screen TV and a dressing room. The rooms offer a shower, a bidet and toiletries supplied in the bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Guest will enjoy French meals in a refined setting of the indoor restaurant. Guests can eat at Tankumakitamise Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto and Top of Kyoto, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

The on-site comforts include a baggage storage, a designated place for smoking and a hairdresser.

Relax

Steam baths and massage will ensure guests a relaxing stay. Active travelers will appreciate a gym and a fitness center available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   489.

+ More- Less
Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Trouser press
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
+ More- Less
Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 6 yearsExisting beddingFREEThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
+ More- Less
+ More- Less

Rooms and availability

+ More- Less
Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Nishi HonganjiNishi Honganji2000 ftHorikawa-dori hanayamachi-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku
Kyoto Tower Kyoto Tower 2100 ftKarasuma Shichijo sagaru, Shimogyo-ku
Asty KyotoAsty Kyoto2100 ft8-3 Higashishiokoji Takakuracho, Shimogyo-ku
Toji Toji 2400 ft1 Kujyomachi, Minami-ku
Higashi HonganjiHigashi Honganji2500 ft754 Tokiwacho, Karasumadori Shichijo-agaru
Tea Ceremony Room JuanTea Ceremony Room Juan2600 ft709 Higashishiokojicho, Karasumadori Shichijo-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku Ryokan Ginkaku
+ More- Less
Top of KyotoTop of Kyoto100 ftRihga Royal Hotel Kyoto, 1 Taimatsucho, Shimogyo-ku
Tankumakitamise Rihga Royal Hotel KyotoTankumakitamise Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto200 ftRihga 1 Taimatsucho, Horikawa-Shiokoji, Shimogyo-ku
KyotoramenkenkyushoKyotoramenkenkyusho1100 ftNishikujoyokomachi, Minamiku
OnishiOnishi1300 ft234 Daikoku-cho, Shichijio-dori Nishiotoin-Nishiiru, Shimoguo-ku
Katsukura Kyotoekibiru The CubeKatsukura Kyotoekibiru The Cube1900 ft901 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyoku
+ More- Less
Costume MuseumCostume Museum2600 ftShinhanayacho-Dori,Horikawa Higashiiru,Shimogyo-ku Izutsu Bldg., 5th floor
Shosei-en GardenShosei-en Garden3300 ftHigashitamamizucho Shimojuzuyamachidori Ainomachi Higashi Iru, Shimogyo-ku
Sumiya Motenashi Cultural and Art MuseumSumiya Motenashi Cultural and Art Museum3600 ft32 Nishi Shinyashiki Ageyacho, Shimogyo-ku
Sanjusangendo TempleSanjusangendo Temple1.1 mi657 Sanjusangendo Mawaricho
BukojiBukoji1.1 mi397 Shinkai-cho Bukojikudaru Takakurastreet
+ More- Less
Getting around
Airports
Itami (ITM)22.4 mi
Kobe (UKB)38.7 mi
Train
Kyoto Station1700 ft
Underground
Gojo Station4000 ft
Kujo Station4600 ft
+ More- Less
Reviews
7.8
FabulousBased on  42  reviews

Rating by category:

8.0
Location
6.0
Rooms
10.0
Service
8.0
Dining
  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    Bigger hotel but well organized.

    The breakfast was identical every day with smaller choice but excellent quality of foods.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    They charge for tea bags in the room as in a coffe shop (300 yen)

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    Shuttle service

    Absolutely impersonnal.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    Top of Kyoto Restaurant, simply mesmeric and beautiful. The hotel staff were very polite, friendly and helpful

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    Very friendly staff, surprisingly large and comfortable room, easy access to train station, subway and shopping districts.

    Restaurant choices expensive, but cheaper alternatives nearby in the Porta underground mall.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    Big rooms for a Japanese hotel for a decent price. Quiet in spite of the nearby busy railway.

    Pretty expensive breakfast, no gym, pool access 2000 yen

  • 6.6
    Good

    Clean room and good access to Kyoto Station.

    For these Americans, the bed was too hard and difficult to sleep on.

  • 5.8
    Guest rating

    location, very close from JR kyoto station

    the inside of bulding were old, no light for closet, very bad internet connection... our impression of this hotel was not modern.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    L'emplacement est correct, ma chambre était confortable et correctement équipée. J'ai particulièrement apprécié la connexion wifi disponible dans les chambres et très rapide.

    L'équipement de la salle de bain laisse un peu à désirer, tout y est, mais la dernière rénovation remonte probablement à très longtemps. Je n'ai pas aimé l'absence de vod sur la télévision ni le très restreint bouquet de chaînes en langues étrangères. L'absence de tv5 et la présence d'un cadre d'information qui prend un quart de l'écran sur toutes les chaînes qui ne sont pas en japonais était également pénible. La sélection au petit déjeuner est également très décevante.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    great hotel nothing to add do not hesitate

    Maybe a little bit far from downtown but very convenient because near Tokyo station where all buses leave

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Son emplacement.des chambres de bonne taille et très bon confort Et calme.

  • 5.4
    Guest rating

    Salle de bain moderne et bien équipée

    Chambre non-fumeur située au même étage que des chambres fumeur - inacceptable! Nous avons été déçus du service navette à la gare - bus surchargé et chauffeur malpoli.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Proche de la gare, donc central, et confortable.

    Hotel "standard", sans charme particulier. Détail:Taxi depuis la gare, nécessaire si gros bagages.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    posizione 5 minuti a piedi dalla stazione JR di kyoto. pulizia e confort della stanza.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    Petite attente pour petits déjeuners

+ More- Less
Highlights
8
FabulousBased on  42 reviews
Hotel Awards

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as  Best Luxury Hotels in Japan

Use Badge
Good to know
Check-infrom 14:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 6 yearsExisting beddingFREEThere are no extra beds provided in a room. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
+ More- Less
+ More- Less
Getting around
Airports
Itami (ITM)22.4 mi
Kobe (UKB)38.7 mi
Train
Kyoto Station1700 ft
Underground
Gojo Station4000 ft
Kujo Station4600 ft
+ More- Less
Check rooms and rates
exclusive online offers!
Check-in
Select date
Check-out
Select date
Rooms and Guests
2Guests1room
Cities nearby
  • Otsu hotels - 8 km
  • Kameoka hotels - 18 km
  • Uji hotels - 14 km
  • Shiga hotels - 9 km
  • Kusatsu (Shiga) hotels - 18 km
  • Moriyama hotels - 21 km
  • Kita Ward hotels - 14 km
  • Omihachiman hotels - 32 km
  • Neyagawa hotels - 31 km
  • Nishinotoindori hotels - 2 km