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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Even though it's located slightly far from the Kyoto station, the hotel offers free shuttle bus service. A friendly staff at the parking will also help you to get a taxi from the hotel to the major tourist spots. Inside it's beautiful and decorated in oriental motives. There are several restaurants to have either japanese style breakfast or western style...

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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 mach for staying with us on your previous stay. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay in Kyoto Tokyu Hotel. Our shuttle bus runs to Kyoto station and back to the hotel every 15 to 30 minutes everyday. You can easily access to the train station. We look forward to seeing you again in the...

Mi.
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Our room was fine. Clean, comfortable, bathroom nice and all the amenities included in our room. The staff was wonderful especially the concierge. I just didn't know about the location. However, the hotel had a shuttle bus, that was always on time to go back and forth to the train station. The ride was less than 10 minutes. At the...

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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. Our concierge is very happy to read your comment, and made her more motivated. Also, we are really glad that you liked our breakfast. Having breakfast is the beginning og the day, so we would love all the guests to enjoy our breakfast! We look foward to seeing...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for two nights during our trip to Japan. The staff was phenomenal. They helped us with all of our plans. We even needed to order pizza one night and they helped call and organize it. I left my passports in the safe by mistake and with one phone call they were able to retrieve and...

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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 during your trip in Japan. We are very happy that you had a lovely stay in our hotel and gave us a nice comment. We are always happy to help our guests and we would love to make their stay more comfortable. We look foward to seeing you again in the near...

Berkshire,
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Lovely hotel. Smallish room but perfectly OK for a short stay. Lovely internal decor in the hotel, and the shuttle bus (free) to the station is very useful. Go to the station - it is an amazing building(s)! Go to the Ramen floor, lovely!

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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 the valuable feedback. As you wrote, the Kyoto station has a lot of places to shop and eat, and they open until late. It never makes you bored! You can easily get there by our free shuttle service. Thanks again for staying! We look foward to seeing you again in...

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

The hotel is in a great location and the reception area looks great. Staff is very friendly. I did 't have the breakfast but my friends did and they loved it. Closeby there is a place to rent bikes which is great to see the city. The interior of the room is slightly outdated though, for example, the bathroom is...

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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 happy to hear you had a great time in Kyoto Tokyu Hotel. If you have a chance to come to Kyoto, please visit us again! We all hope to see you again in the near future. Thank you. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel

Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We visited Japan on a tour recently and this was our final hotel. Having stayed at several other hotels in this chain, we found this to be the most 'luxurious'. The bedrooms were larger than the other hotels and after having no storage space in any of them, the room offered several places where clothes could be left out of...

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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, thank you for your compliment! We are glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our hotel. We hope to see you again in the near future. Thanks again. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed couple days ago in Tokyu hotel in Kyoto. It was a really nice place with cool atmosphere. The decoration was brilliant and every member of the staff was efficient, nice and helpful. It's a bit expensive but the rooms are huge and stylish. Great place to rest after visiting all kyoto has to offer. Location : 20 min...

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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 for choosing and staying with us on your previous stay! We are happy to hear you liked the atomosphiere of the hotel. We are sure that guests like our garden with small waterfall which you can see from the lobby. We are more than happy to help all guests during their stay. If you have chance to come...

Bucks, UK
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as part of an escorted tour of Japan. My room was on the 8th floor, with 2 double beds, not much of a view, but clean and comfortable. Bed firm but comfy, with good duvet. Had trouble finding bedside light but it's built into the headboard with a black push button. Small bathroom, with the great Toto washlet...

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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 for staying with us on your previous stay! We are so glad that you had a nice stay in our hotel and you like our friendly serbvice. Your comment made us more motivated and our service better. We will definitaly share your feedback with our team. Thank you again. We all look foward to seeing you again soon!...

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I stayed here with my son as part of a group, and the group rate was quite good, but the general rate is expensive. This hotel was large, clean, and well-maintained. The function areas used by the group were quite nice, and the lobby was large and very attractive in a sort of modern-Japan way. The staff were helpful. As...

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Thank you very much for staying with us on your previous stay. We hope you had a lovely stay in our hotel and it was a memorable stay for you. We are really glad that you write the valuable feed back about the hotel. It made us more motivated. Thank you. We look foward to seeing you again in the...

Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Went to visit several shrines and the city. Service and staff at the highest level. Rooms according to reservation level. Breakfast a good choice between continental and japanese Communication with railway station and city served with a convenient bus with hood timetable Great stay Nicolas

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Thank you for choosing our hotel and sharing a valuable feed back with us. We are all glad to hear you liked our service. We always try to make our service better. Please come to Kyoto again and stay with us. Thank you. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel.

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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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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • 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: $138 - $583 (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.”
 of 5 bubbles mrwilliamsj, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“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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