Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star Kyoto hotel in Central Kyoto, near Nijo Castle


Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tin Toy and Doll Museum, Nijo Castle, and Higashi Honganji Temple. Kyoto Imperial Palace and Gion Corner are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has spa services and meeting rooms. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, self parking, dry cleaning, and a front-desk safe are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 278 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs. Other amenities available to guests include free wired Internet, digital TV, and refrigerators.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 1464 square feet (136 square meters) include meeting rooms. This Japanese business hotel also offers spa services, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo has designated areas for smoking.

  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1464 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 136 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 9 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 278 
  • Year Built 1997 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

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


Long-term parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Down comforter 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Slippers 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Otowa - This restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

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.

Only service dogs are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 1500 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 2000 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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.

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