One of Kyoto’s most prestigious landmark hotels, the RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto is renowned for its convenience, comfort, cuisine, and superlative service. Complete renovations in September 2016, both exterior and interior, have preserved historically significant architectural detailing, but bring cutting-edge flair to the rest. The RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto’s illustrious history of hosting Imperials, royalty, and ambassadors equally extends its gracious welcome to families, businessmen, and tourists alike.
Our beautiful RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto near Kyoto Station lets guests enjoy a regular shuttle service to and from the hotel. Ideal for those arriving from Kansai Airport, the hotel is also walking distance to World Heritage temples, the Kyoto Aquarium, and the Kyoto Railway Museum. The premier choice among hotels near Kiyomizu Temple and Kinkakuji, the RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto makes both easily accessible. Boasting the largest team of qualified Kyoto guides of any hotel in the city, our staff are happy to help you experience the best things to do in Kyoto.