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Centrally located Kyoto luxury hotel near businesses, shopping

Shijo-Kawaramachi shops

Located in the heart of Kyoto, this hotel is within easy reach of the business district, the Shijo-Kawaramachi shopping area, and famed historic sites such as the Imperial Palace and Toji Castle.

Asian and Western dining

Known for its superb service, Kyoto Hotel Okura features a grand lobby, 7 Asian- and Western-style restaurants, an indoor pool (surcharge), a shopping arcade, and free parking with limited availability. A subway station is adjacent.

City, mountain views

Modern guestrooms have picture windows facing the city and mountains. Wireless high-speed Internet access is complimentary. Rooms also offer tea-making facilities, minibars, and Japanese yukata (kimono-style robes).

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The Overview

Originally built in the 1880s but recently modernized and expanded, the Kyoto Hotel Okura offers a convenient central location near businesses, shops, and historic attractions. Many popular destinations are within easy distance, and a subway station is adjacent. Kyoto Imperial Palace and Nijo Castle are both within 2 km (1.25 miles). The hotel prides itself on friendly, expert service, including a top-notch concierge staff.

Dining highlights include the Tokiwa steakhouse, located on the top floor with panoramic city views; Irifune, showcasing Kyoto cuisine; and Orrizonte, serving buffets and cocktails. The hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a 20-meter indoor pool for guests 18 and over (surcharge), a shopping arcade, a hair salon, currency exchange, Internet point, and free parking with Limited availability (parking height restrictions may apply).

  • Multiple small meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Total number of rooms - 322
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Ballroom(s)
  • Number of floors - 17
  • Bar/lounge
  • Beauty services
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Concierge desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Doorman/doorwoman
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Elevator/lift
  • Event catering
  • Exhibit space
  • Fitness facilities
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Grocery store
  • Hair salon
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Creche (nursery)
  • Internet point
  • Luggage storage
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free parking
  • Free parking (limited spaces)
  • Free guest parking during stay
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Secretarial services
  • Security guard
  • Shopping on site
  • Banquet facilities
  • Steam room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • Tour assistance
  • Translation services
  • Wedding services
  • Children's club
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
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Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet


Free parking, Free guest parking during stay, Free parking (limited spaces)

The Room
  • Pay movies
  • DVD player
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Climate control
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Extra towels/bedding
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Desk
  • Television
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Down comforter
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
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The Eats

Pittoresque - Contemporary French cuisine in elegant setting. Located on top floor, with views of Higashiyama Mountains. Seasonal specialties, wine cellar. Lunch and dinner.

Tokiwa - Steaks, fresh seafood, Kyoto vegetables. Located on top floor, with panoramic city views. Lunch and dinner.

Irifune - Kyoto cuisine. Views of traditional Japanese garden. Choise of Western-style tables or Japanese tatami mats. Sushi bar and tea room. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Belcanto - International cuisine with French and Italian accents. Relaxed setting. Lunch and dinner.

Toh Lee - Chinese cuisine served in a tranquil setting with a waterfall. Lunch and dinner.

Orrizonte - Breakfast, lunch, and dinner buffets. Cocktails. Mountain views. Cover charge at night.

Cafe Neuve - Lunch with desserts. Casual setting.

Lec Court - Café open from early morning till late evening.

Chippendale - Sophisticated, British-inspired setting for cocktails and conversation. Open evenings.

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Out and About

The Kyoto Hotel Okura has a 20-meter (65 foot) indoor pool for guests aged 18 years and over. A surcharge applies for use, and the facility is closed on Mondays.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Swimming on site
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Check-in time starts at 1 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM


Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

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We Should Mention

Children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Additionally, lodging proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

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