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Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion

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Free minibar items, in-room safe, free WiFi, bed sheets
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Overview of Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion

Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion

4.0 star property

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Parking available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
Map
572 Komatsucho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, 605-0933

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationKawaramachi8 min walk
  • Popular LocationYasaka Shrine10 min walk
  • Popular LocationKiyomizu Temple14 min walk
  • AirportOsaka (ITM-Itami)54 min drive

Room options

About this area

Kyoto

Located in Kyoto, Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion is in the historical district. Kenninji Temple and Kodaiji Temple are local landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Keage Incline and Umekoji Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Nishikyogoku Athletic Stadium or Kyoto Racecourse.

What's nearby

  • Kawaramachi - 8 min walk
  • Yasaka Shrine - 10 min walk
  • Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre - 10 min walk
  • Kiyomizu Temple - 14 min walk
  • Sanjusangendo Temple - 15 min walk

Getting around

  • Kiyomizu-gojo Station - 10 min walk
  • Sanjo Keihan Station - 17 min walk
  • Itami Airport (ITM) - 53 min drive

Restaurants

  • Tempura Endo Yasaka - 2 min walk
  • Aburasoba Nekomata - 5 min walk
  • Gion Karyo 'Kaiseki' - 5 min walk
  • Beer & Bistro 3032 - 5 min walk
  • Wabiya Korekido - 6 min walk

About this property

Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion

4-star hotel in the heart of Gion
Located close to Kawaramachi, Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion provides a garden, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a bar. Free in-room WiFi and a restaurant are available to all guests.
Additional perks include:
  • Free train station pick-up, self parking (surcharge), and concierge services
  • A front desk safe, an elevator, and a porter/bellhop
  • A 24-hour front desk, coffee/tea in the lobby, and free newspapers
  • Guest reviews speak highly of the helpful staff, first-rate property condition, and location
Room features
All guestrooms at Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion have comforts such as air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi and minibars (stocked with some free items). Guest reviews speak positively of the comfortable rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with separate tubs/showers and bidets
  • Refrigerators, cookware/dishes/utensils, and electric kettles

Languages

English, Japanese

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Onsite parking available only on request
  • Self parking on site (JPY 2000.00 per night)
  • Free roundtrip train station shuttle

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop

Outdoors

  • Garden

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Espresso maker
  • Free minibar (some items)
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Free newspapers
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers

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Check-in

95% of travelers were happy with check-in
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children, up to the age of 12 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property. The city tax ranges from JPY 200-1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Self parking fee: JPY 2000.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
For the comfort of guests using the public bathing areas and other public facilities, this property does not permit guests with tattoos to use the facilities.

We should mention

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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

Property is also known as

HOTEL CELESTINE KYOTO GION
HOTEL CELESTINE GION
CELESTINE KYOTO GION
CELESTINE GION
The Celestine Kyoto Gion Kyoto
HOTEL THE CELESTINE KYOTO GION Hotel
HOTEL THE CELESTINE KYOTO GION Kyoto
HOTEL THE CELESTINE KYOTO GION Hotel Kyoto

Frequently asked questions

Is Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion?

As of Oct 4, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion on Oct 6, 2022 start from $124.34, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion?

Self parking is available for JPY 2000.00 per night.

What time is check-in at Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion?

Check-in begins at 3 PM.

What time is check-out at Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion?

Check-out is at noon.

Where is Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion located?

Located in Gion, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Kenninji Temple and Kawaramachi. Kiyomizu Temple and Kyoto University are also within 2 mi (3 km). Kiyomizu-gojo Station is 10 minutes by foot and Gion-shijo Station is 10 minutes.

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion and receive a full refund?

Yes, Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel The Celestine Kyoto Gion cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.

Overall score and ratings

4.6

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 402 out of 552 reviews
5 - Excellent 73%
Rating 4 - Good. 113 out of 552 reviews
4 - Good 20%
Rating 3 - Okay. 28 out of 552 reviews
3 - Okay 5%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 552 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 552 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.7/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.4/5

Eco-friendliness

4/5 Good

pascal
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Keiko
Stayed 1 night in Apr 2022

2/5 Poor

Evan Ryu, Tokyo
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
It was a beautiful property, but the service was horrible. Especially at check-in where we needed to wait for 2 hours and actually needed to go to our diner reservations without even being able check into the room to get ready. There was no efforts to make up for this very clear inconvenience.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveler
Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and modern in a great location
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Giovanna
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

4/5 Good

FREDERICO
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 3 nights in May 2021

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, nice breakfast buffet and onsen. Would recommend to stay when visiting Kyoto.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2021

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveler
Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveler
Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Every single employee was kind and greeted us when we walked by. They were all EXTREMELY helpful. The breakfast was large and delicious we had both the traditional Japanese and american breakfast. Check in and checkout process was a breeze. We were very sad to leave this hotel and wish we had stayed in kyoto longer than two nights. I would recommend this hotel and stay here if I return to kyoto. The location was perfect, very close to some great sight seeing opportunities and we were able to walk to the train/subway stations quite easily. The bath/spa was closed while we were there due to the corona virus; this did not bother us so much as the rooms were spacious and comfy. We had no issues communicating with staff in English.
Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Verified traveler
Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful service, wonderful location in Gion, tasteful style and design, comfortable, the Japanese breakfast we had a dream. A real find. I recommend this hotel to anyone.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020