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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed here for 3 days and 2 nights. Excellent service with friendly staff. Very comfortable room. Frequent shuttle bus that takes 10 minutes to & from Kyoto station was very convenient. Would definitely stay here again when in Kyoto.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Location: - Is around 5-10mins drive from Kyoto station, quiet surroundings with not much right outside - They do have a shuttle bus into Kyoto station at good frequency which is useful Room: - Clean but very compact. Was alone but guess could get little cramped for two - Has all the basic amenities except for the complementary drinking water....

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us on your previous stay. We hope you enjoyed your stay at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel. We hope to see you again in the near future. Thank you. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel

Tel Aviv
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stay there 3 nights as part of our tour of Japan. Hotel was selected by trip organizer. The room is big and well furnished. The hotel is nice and it definitely deserve the 4-5 star. Breakfast was very good with nice variety. Staff was great. The Location: No shops\restaurants or any entertainment in the immediate vicinity. But the hotel...

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us on your previous stay! We are very glad that you liked our hotel. I will definitely share your valuable feedback with our team. We look foward to seeing you again in the near future. Thank you. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for honey moon and don't remember price per night however was located in the center but the street didn't have anything to do. We will have to walk or catch the shuttle bus if you want to do something! Inside the hotel good facilities, nice views and quiet.

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us on your honeymoon trip. We hope you had a nice stay, and it was a memorable trip. Arround the hotel is really quiet, calm, and peaceful. We are sure you can relax! We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Thank you very much. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

pune , india
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very delightful hotel, excellent decor, quiet, dainty place . Nice rooms , sumptuous breakfast with japanese and western options. Ideal for business and family stay. GREAT bar. well stocked and friendly bar staff . Perfect Front office , all women and very helpful.

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us and sharing a valuable feedback! We are really glad that you liked our hotel and enjoyed the bar HORIKAWA. Your comment will make our service better, and make us more motivated. We look foward to seeing you again soon, and hope you have a wonderful day! Thank you, Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for 1 night it was included in a JR package. They upgraded us to a better room for no extra charge. 10 minutes from the station with frequent shuttle bus. Very comfortable new hotel. I especially liked the security feature where my room key card only allows me entry to my floor. I didn't eat here so...

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing and staying in Kyoto Tokyu Hotel. We hope you had a wonderful stay with us. The floor which you stayed in was "premium floor". We are glad to hear you liked it! We look foward to seeing you again in the near future. Thanks. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel

Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

You walk in to a very classy 4 star lobby, but the rooms themselves are small, stains all over carpet and walls and the bathroom is a giant modular box that they must have put in as an after thought to "update" the bathrooms. It felt like a prefab bathroom out of a trailer, and a cheap one at that....

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us on your previous stay and sharing comment. We are so sorry for not being able to live up to your expectations. We cannot get the room with one big bed because we were fully booked. We are sorry about that. Thank you again for choosing Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

Canterbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This is a modern hotel with very nice public areas. The bedrooms are very much on the small side (although I believe some are much bigger than those which we had) but have everything you need with a nice bathroom and free toiletries if you have forgotten anything. Good selection at breakfast. Would have scored higher were it not for...

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us on your previous stay. We are glad to you liked our breakfast. Thank you again for sharing your valuable feedback, I will share with my team. If you have chance to come to Kyoto, we hope to see you again. Thank you. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

SCOTLAND
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This hotel is in an excellent location and is an easy 10 to 15 minute walk away from the station area where there are lots of reasonably priced restaurants. There is a shuttle bus that goes backwards and forwards frequently during the day - the last one back being 8.35 p.m. The bedroom was adequate in size but, as usual...

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing Kyoto Tokyu Hotel. We are really glad that you liked our breakfast. I will share your comment with restaurant staff. On the other hand, we are sorry about the air conditioning. We look forward to seeing you again sometimes soon. Thank you. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

The lobby looks 5 star but rooms are three. Small bathroom, average rooms stains on the floor and not really close to anything. Shuttle bus doesn't start till 8.20am so getting an early start to beat the crowds sightseeing made it hard, had to cab it, as too far to walk. You will need buses or trains to sightsee so...

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堀川五条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying with us on your previous stay. Also, we appreciate that you gave us a valuable feedback. Our shuttle bus runs from 8:05AM everyday, and many guests use the bus. We are going to discuss about the our shuttle service again. Thank you. We hope you had a great trip in Japan. Thanks again. Kyoto...

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Staying in Shimogyo-ku

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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 structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains. Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel's contemporary interpretation of traditional Kyoto values has earned the Kyoto Scenic Beauty Award, as well as the BCS Awards for excellence in modern architecture. From the impressive main entrance, and the courtyard water feature recreating the simple purity of the city's Horikawa River, the atmosphere of quiet composure communicates a sense of calm and relaxation to every guest. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kyoto Tokyu Hotel

Address: 580 Kakimotocho | Gojo-sagaru, Horikawa-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8519, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku
Price Range: RM476 - RM1,860 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kyoto Tokyu Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 430
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Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
#13 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#18 Business Hotel in Kyoto
#27 Family Hotel in Kyoto
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“upper floors are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles AVIDOC, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“High floor for best views.”
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“as the stay was only for a night cannot comment.”
 of 5 bubbles RajendraP938, 3 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Take a room on the 8th floor with a view of Kyoto Tower.”
 of 5 bubbles 564marcm, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“I do not think there are any good views but it may be worth asking for a room at the side or back as the front is on a busy main road”
 of 5 bubbles Wanderer191255, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
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