Located in Central Kyoto within a short walk of Higashi Honganji Temple, Karasuma Kyoto Hotel is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as Nijo Castle. This 244-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant and a bar/lounge, along with free in-room WiFi. Kyoto Imperial Palace and Kiyomizu Temple are also nearby.

Dining

This hotel serves as home to a cocktail bar, along with a restaurant that specializes in Chinese cuisine. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.

Rooms

The 244 rooms are recently renovated and have an array of amenities, including refrigerators, safes, and phones. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in down comforters and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. In-room massages are available, and rooms also include desks.

Property features

Renovated in 2012, Karasuma Kyoto Hotel offers free WiFi in public areas, a meeting room, and express check-in. Self parking is available for JPY 1500.00 per night. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include laundry facilities, a convenience store, and a hair salon.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Higashi Honganji Temple
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Concierge services

Hotel Amenities

Room Amenities

Karasuma Kyoto Hotel offers 244 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and slippers. Beds feature down comforters. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Kyoto hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Slippers 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Down comforter 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Hotel Amenities

The centrally located Karasuma Kyoto Hotel offers a convenient base for exploring the city. A total renovation of this property was completed in 2012.

The on-site Toh-Lee restaurant serves Chinese fare for lunch and dinner. Bar Anchor features seasonal cocktails and single-malt Scotches. A Starbucks is on the ground floor, just off the lobby. The hotel also offers a large meeting room, business services, exhibit space, event catering, concierge services, tour assistance, currency exchange, a grocery/convenience store, a gift shop/newsstand and laundry facilities. A safe-deposit box is provided at the front desk. Secure parking is available for a surcharge. Guets are welcome to the free WiFi available throughout the property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 244 
  • Number of floors - 14 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 420 
  • Year Built 1983 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 4521 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  

Internet

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

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Where to Eat

Irifune Japanese Restaurant - Serving seasonal sushi dishes, with counter seating available. Open weekdays for lunch and daily for dinner.

Toh-Lee Chinese Restaurant - Chinese cuisine served daily for lunch and dinner. Private rooms available.

Anchor Bar - Cocktails served nightly, with table and bar seating available.

LEC Court - Freshly baked breads and take-out items available daily from 8 AM to 9 PM.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 

Hotel Policies

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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: JPY 2138 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: JPY 1500.00 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 property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. 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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Pets

  • Pets not allowed


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