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Located in Gion within a 5-minute walk of Gion Corner, APA Hotel Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT is within a mile (2 km) of other popular attractions like Kiyomizu Temple. This 154-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant and a coffee shop/café, along with free in-room WiFi. Located centrally in Kyoto, it's also close to Nijo Castle and Kyoto Imperial Palace.


Enjoy a bite to eat at Saisyun, the hotel's onsite restaurant. You can get a quick energy boost at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning with buffet breakfast, available for a fee from 7 AM to 10 AM.


All 154 air-conditioned rooms provide refrigerators and coffee makers. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and wired Internet, plus LED TVs with digital channels and pay movies. Beds are dressed in down comforters and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, hair dryers, and free toiletries. In-room massages are available.

Property features

Guests staying at APA Hotel Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT enjoy free WiFi in public areas and free newspapers. Self parking is available for JPY 1620 per night. Staff members are on hand to provide dry cleaning/laundry services, concierge services, and luggage storage.


  • Walking distance to Gion Corner
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Concierge services

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. Event facilities measure 0 square feet (0 square meters). This Kyoto hotel also offers concierge services, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

APA Hotel Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT is a smoke-free property.

  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Total number of rooms - 154 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

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


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

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


Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

APA Hotel Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT offers 154 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and slippers. Beds feature down comforters. LED televisions come with digital channels and pay movies.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Microwaves, in-room massages, and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Free toiletries 
  • LED TV 
  • Down comforter 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Saisyun - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 4 AM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Debit cards not accepted

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available


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 1300 for adults and JPY 780 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 1620 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • APA Gion
  • APA Gion Hotel Kyoto
  • APA Gion Kyoto
  • APA Hotel Gion EXCELLENT
  • APA Hotel Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT
  • APA Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT
  • Gion Kyoto Hotel
  • Hotel Gion Kyoto
  • Kyoto Hotel Gion

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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