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Noku Kyoto
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM471
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (721 reviews)

"Very well located for transport. Personable staff. Comfortable bed and pillows in a spacious room"…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct,2019

Noku Kyoto
Kyoto Hotel Okura
4.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM683
per night
1 Nov-2 Nov
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,362 reviews)

"Very well located and the hotel had a free shuttle to the train station"…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct,2019

Kyoto Hotel Okura
Hotel Granvia Kyoto
RM868
per night
4 Nov-5 Nov
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,988 reviews)

"Based at the train station in the centre of Kyoto. Location couldn't be more convenient. Nice, good size rooms."…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct,2019

Hotel Granvia Kyoto
Kyoto Brighton Hotel
RM689
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,374 reviews)

"Location was great near to Imperial Palace and mid-way to a wide variety of tourist attractions. Only surprise was that the breakfast buffet was a bit more expensive than other places that we have stayed for a smaller less diverse set of choices."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct,2019

Kyoto Brighton Hotel
Hyatt Regency Kyoto
RM1,328
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct
4.6/5Wonderful! (929 reviews)

"The staff was attentive. The location was perfect. The room lovely and very clean and bright with view of the garden. The evening performances were a treat."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct,2019

Hyatt Regency Kyoto
The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto
5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM3,667
per night
10 Nov-11 Nov
4.7/5Exceptional! (163 reviews)

"Great location (shops and restaurants with 10-15min walk), great staff, and great hotel overall. The food was really good (sushi)."…"

Reviewed on 15 Apr,2019

The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto
Suiran, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Kyoto
5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM3,196
per night
4 Nov-5 Nov
4.4/5Wonderful! (114 reviews)

"The beautiful gardens and this temple was reconstructed into this luxury hotel."…"

Reviewed on 11 Jun,2019

Suiran, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Kyoto
Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto
5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM4,447
per night
21 Nov-22 Nov
4.6/5Exceptional! (214 reviews)

"We love everything that the hotel offers. Great location,"…"

Reviewed on 9 Sep,2019

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto
Gion-Kinpyo
4.5 out of 5
RM1,275
per night
29 Oct-30 Oct
4.8/5Exceptional! (53 reviews)

"Excellent quiet location. Breakfast option was great. Perfect for our family of 4"…"

Reviewed on 8 Jul,2019

Gion-Kinpyo
Hiiragiya Ryokan
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5/5Exceptional! (11 reviews)
Excellent hospitality.

"I left my Patagonia down jacket behind and when I arrived at my hotel in Tokyo, it was waiting for me. They were very kind to mail it to the hotel. I am so impressed by their service and hospitality. I miss them already."…"

Reviewed on 30 Apr,2017

Hiiragiya Ryokan
Kyo-machiya Stay WAKA Fushimiinari-tei
RM1,052
per night
23 Oct-24 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (6 reviews)
伏見稲荷神社そばの町家ステイ

"和風の家に家族7名で宿泊しました リビングも広く快適で寝室も多くて多人数の宿泊では最適化と思います サウナもヨッカタです"…"

Reviewed on 26 Nov,2017

Kyo-machiya Stay WAKA Fushimiinari-tei
Kyoto Nanzenji Ryokan Yachiyo
RM2,107
per night
17 Nov-18 Nov
3.9/5Good! (111 reviews)
First ryokan stay..

"Everything was good, minimalist as expected and wanted. Negatives, being phoned twice to make sure we checked out on time. Once at 10-40 and then at 10-55, unnecessary."…"

Reviewed on 14 Apr,2019

Kyoto Nanzenji Ryokan Yachiyo
Ryokan Yoshida-sanso
4.5 out of 5
59-1 Yoshida Shimo-ooji-cho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
RM1,818
per night
26 Oct-27 Oct
4.7/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)

"It is a historical place once belonging to a member from the Imperial family. The current members try to uphold some of the old traditions. Our room overlooked the garden as was very spacious. Our first breakfast was served in a sitting room upstairs which was private. The second morning in a beautiful ..."…"

Reviewed on 29 Sep,2019

Ryokan Yoshida-sanso
Serendipity@Kyoto
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4.7/5Exceptional! (15 reviews)
Japanese Style Guesthouse

"We absolutely loved our stay at Serendipity! It was every clean, well maintained and had everything you needed. A wonderful experience of living in a Japanese style house. An easy walk to the bus stop made it very convenient to travel and see the sights of Kyoto. Chie the owner was extremely kind ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 May,2018

Serendipity@Kyoto
Kyoto Century Hotel
RM383
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,037 reviews)

"The location was great, very close to the main station. Hotel was beautiful and rooms were spacious for Japan. Only downside was that the food was slightly over priced."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct,2019

Kyoto Century Hotel
RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto
4 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM401
per night
22 Oct-23 Oct
4.4/5Excellent! (3,240 reviews)

"Staff were excellent and very helpful. We had a pleasant stay."…"

Reviewed on 18 Oct,2019

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto
The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Sanjo
RM609
per night
27 Oct-28 Oct
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,592 reviews)

"We liked our view and also the location. It was close to the center."…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct,2019

The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Sanjo
Centurion CABIN & SPA KYOTO
2.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
RM163
per night
22 Oct-23 Oct
4.1/5Very Good! (1,259 reviews)

"Good central location next to the station. Able to explore the main Temples in a day."…"

Reviewed on 5 Oct,2019

Centurion CABIN & SPA KYOTO
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Looking for a great accommodation for your luxury getaway to Kyoto? Use Expedia to arrange your flight to Osaka (ITM-Itami) airport or Kobe (UKB) airport, and then choose from a variety of places to stay that will deliver the luxury you seek. Amenities are an important consideration when you plan a trip, so we make it easy to get what you need to make your stay special. If you want a posh hotel with fine dining, a spa, or several swimming pools, Expedia can help you find the best luxury hotel experience that Kyoto has to offer. Known for its monuments and sightseeing, Kyoto also has some interesting things to see and do including Kyoto Imperial Palace and Nijo Castle, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.

When to Visit Kyoto

This is what you can expect the weather to be like while you stay in Kyoto:

  • Hottest months: August, July, September, and June, with an average temperature of 89°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average temperature of 35°F
  • Driest months: December, January, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 3.11 inches
  • Rainiest months: August, July, June, and September, with an average rainfall of 4.50 inches

Exploring Kyoto

When you're in Kyoto, enjoy exploring the sights and attractions here including Kyoto Imperial Palace, Nijo Castle, and Kiyomizu Temple. If you have extra time while you’re in the area, you might want to see Gion Corner and Heian Shrine.

A few other things that make Kyoto special are the:
  • Temples
  • Flowers
  • Cultural attractions
  • Monuments
  • Tours
  • Historical sites
  • Sightseeing

Getting Around Kyoto

Take advantage of local transportation options that make it easy to see Kyoto. Walk to nearby metro stations like Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae Station, Shiyakusho-mae Station, and Sanjo Keihan Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Kyoto Sanjo Station, Kyoto Jingu-marutamachi Station, or Kyoto Kawaramachi Station.

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