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    11-2 Genrokuzancho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 616-0007, Kyoto Prefecture
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    No words to describe this experience. Hoshinoya Kyoto is amazing, peaceful, tranquil. It all starts with the private boat ride along Katsura River - it feels like you’re in a Japanese movie, and the river and nature view helps you relax, and enter in the...More

    1  Thank Marcello S
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Marcello S, Thank you for sharing a great review of HOSHINOYA Kyoto! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the atmosphere of our establishment and that you were able to have a peaceful and calm stay in our care. Our services indeed...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

    After two stays at Hoshinoya Tokyo we decided to give Hoshinoya Kyoto a try for our 20+ wedding anniversary celebration. Overall we are satisfied by the location, the staff (one particular front desk staff who checked us in and helped us forward our luggage to...More

    2  Thank Michael C
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 12 December 2017

    Dear Michael C, Thank you for taking the time to review HOSHINOYA Kyoto. Congratulations on your wedding anniversary! We are delighted that you chose to stay with us for the occassion, and that you were able to have a memorable stay in our care. We...More

    Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

    Our first trip to Japan begun with two nights stay in this amazing hotel. First of all the location is superb; it’s beautiful and peaceful but near all the Arashiyama attractions. I absolutely fell in love with Hoshinoya Kyoto. It has balanced luxury and precious...More

    1  Thank 320hannav
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 21 November 2017

    Dear 320hannav, Thank you very much for a great review of HOSHINOYA Kyoto! We are very thankful to hear that you chose to stay with us upon your first trip to Japan, and pleased that you enjoyed the location as well as the views and...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

    Ultimately, any hotel will be judged against the prices it charges. This one delivered the worst value we have ever found. It was not a bad hotel....just appallingly bad value. We chose one of their nicest double rooms, which contained a sitting area and a...More

    3  Thank Charles W
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 12 November 2017

    Dear Charles W, Thank you for taking your precious time to review our property. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed river view from your room. In the meantime, I regret to hear that your recent visit did not meet your expectations as a...More

    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    Unfortunately we only had one night at the Hoshinoya and so are now making plans to return for longer! The resort is beautiful, right on the river, so peaceful. It is not so easy to get to as it is further out of Kyoto and...More

    1  Thank JomIstanbul
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 6 November 2017

    Dear JomIstanbul, What a great feedback we have received from you! The team and I are absolutely happy to hear that you had such an enjoyable stay here at HOSHINOYA Kyoto. We hope you will come back in a different season and stay for several...More

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    • #22 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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    Trudel B
    8 August 2017|
    Response from Robertal34 | Reviewed this property |
    Usually you can sign up for half boarding where breakfast and dinner are included. Or else you can go out to town and there are quite some good choices.
    JJ W
    17 July 2017|
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    Response from Robertal34 | Reviewed this property |
    You can also take the train from Kyoto and walk for 10-15mins to the boat landing. It's a pleasant easy walk if not too many luggages.
    JJ W
    17 July 2017|
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    Response from gmbklm | Reviewed this property |
    Agree with answer. Kyoto has a lot to see. Hoshinoya is wonderful and a reasonable location for the nearby west and north west sights. We split our stay across 2 places in Kyoto for this reason. 2 days is also very short... More
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    "I appreciated my room's remote location next to the river and its ambient sounds."
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