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    RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

    1 Taimatsu-cho, Shiokojisagaru, Higashihorikawadori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8237, Kyoto Prefecture
    011 81 75-341-1121
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good49%
    • Average21%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    “shuttle bus” (45 reviews)
    “shuttle service” (23 reviews)
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    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We stayed for 5 nights here in early November & were very pleased with our stay. The hotel is within easy walking distance of Kyoto Station. There is also a hotel shuttle bus service. Reception staff were friendly & helpful. Room spacious & clean with...More

    Thank Susan C
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! Our staff truly appreciates your kind words. We are pleased that you were able to take full advantage of the complimentary shuttle bus, as well as the free espresso and bottled water service offered...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    Stayed from 16 to 23 september. The hotel was renewed so it was very stylish, always clean, very comfortable and in a very good location. The staff were also wonderful helping in everything we needed. I would definitely recommend this hotel.More

    Thank MelGok
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are truly humbled by such high praise, and we are pleased to hear that our staff was able to assist you in all your needs. During your next visit feel free to try...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for 3 nights. We booked the deluxe double bed. The room was nice, but the toilet was really small (bathtub type shower also). Toiletries was of reasonably high quality, and of course, a good Toto washlet. Just some minor gripes; TV was pretty...More

    Thank Wolfain
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the amenities offered in the room, and that overall you found the staff to be helpful. Again, as we continue to improve our facilities, we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Great location. Very close to railway only 5 min walk and close to an excellent coffee shop called Kurasu. The foyer looks amazing however the room was a bit of a let down and quite small. The bed pillows were quite hard and uncomfortable. The...More

    Thank Rebecca L
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While I wish you had a better experience, it is feedback like this that we learn from and use to improve. We work hard to deliver an exceptional guest experience, and it's apparent...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Concierge was incredibly helpful and spoke perfect English. Recommended a good restaurant and made reservations. Although the trip was for business, I had a few hours in the morning free, and the concierge gave helpful suggestions on sightseeing that fit the time available. The room...More

    Thank Chris P
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are very pleased to hear that our concierge was able to offer assistance in booking a restaurant and providing tourist information. In addition, we are also pleased that you had no difficulty...More

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    • US$ 98 - US$ 405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #18 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
    • #22 Business Hotel in Kyoto
    • #29 Family Hotel in Kyoto
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    • Location
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    • Shimogyo-ku / Kyoto Station
    • Also Known As
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    Shimogyo-ku
    Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
    Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
    and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
    tourists and local business travelers, making it a
    competitive location for ever-new commercial
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    trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
    Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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    13 October 2017|
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    Response from Yori O | Reviewed this property |
    As long as you booked a room for 3 and show you did, they’ll accommodate. It could be a sofa bed but that is why we booked this hotel.
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    28 September 2017|
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    Response from Manny C | Reviewed this property |
    that's not a good hotel to stay in. We had a similar experience when we were there last april. Staff is totally inefficient for a so-called 4 star hotel. There are better hotels nearer to kyoto station
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    "Stayed twice, the second after trip to lovely Nara. Were upgraded to a room with couch. Rooms are narrow so..."
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