[2021] Two of the best hotels for a trip to Kyoto!


There are many stylish and wonderful hotels and inns in Kyoto, but it can be difficult to decide where to stay.

This time I’m going to introduce you to some of the most stylish hotels I recommend!

2 Stylish Hotels in Kyoto


Recommended for stylish couples who want to spend their time in a natural way, healing from the warmth of the trees and being kind to nature and their bodies!

Only a 2-minute walk from Kawaramachi Station on the Hankyu Line, making it convenient for sightseeing.

“The concept of the hotel is “good for people and good for nature,” and it is the first hotel in the world to be certified as a gold-ranked hotel version of the WELL certification, which recognizes buildings that are environmentally and health-conscious.

The entire building is based on natural wood, creating a warm and relaxing atmosphere.

The room is also based on natural wood, and the floor is also made of wood, making it a very relaxing room.

There is also a concept room called “special room” where you can enjoy a special hotel stay.

There are glamping, botanical, dried flower, and other types of stylish rooms.

Among them, the dried flower room just opened this spring! There are [Pink room] and [Yellow room], and each room is limited to one per day. If you are a flower lover or have a girlfriend, please suggest this room to her.


【BOTANICAL ROOM】植物の力で心も身体もリラックス♪<館内利用券3000円付・お食事なし>

FLOWER ROOM【Yellow room】

Hotel Details


318-6 Inari-cho, Kawaramachi-dori Shijo-shita-ru 2-chome, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto City

TEL: 075-352-6730

Hankyu Kyoto Line, Kyoto Kawaramachi Station, 2 minutes walk from the lower 4th exit.

5 minutes walk from Exit 3 of Gion Shijo Station on the Keihan Main Line

Budget: From 7,800 yen per person

Separate bath and toilet!

There is no toothbrush, hairbrush, or shaver in the amenities. Other basic items are available.

They are doing this as part of their GOOD NATURE efforts to conserve resources. They do this as part of their GOOD NATURE efforts to conserve resources. By the way, if you forget it, you can ask for it at the front desk.

Check in/out 15:00 – 24:00/ 11:00

Parking: 3,000 yen per night (12:00 on the day of the event to 12:00 the following day)

Gate Hotel Kyoto Takasegawa by HULIC

Recommended for mature couples who want to enjoy a moderate sense of luxury and a modern atmosphere!

This hotel is another great cosy hotel for sightseeing in Kyoto, located in Kiyamachi near Ponto-cho, a 3-minute walk from Hankyu Kyoto Kawaramachi Station. This hotel is a renovated property from the Rissei Elementary School building, the first concrete building in Kyoto, while still preserving the architectural style from the Taisho era. While retaining the austere atmosphere of the classic, the hotel has a sophisticated, modern and classy atmosphere.

The 8th floor, the top floor where the front desk, restaurant and bar are located, has a great view of Mt.

There is also a Lounge & Patio in the hotel that is open to all guests, where you can relax in the lounge while enjoying free snacks, house wine, soft drinks, and coffee. In addition, there is a pay-as-you-go menu, so if you want some snacks, you can order them. There is also a bonfire on the patio where you can roast marshmallows and have a lot of fun.

The hotel just opened in July 2020, and of course the rooms are very clean and beautiful, and the windows in the rooms are large and open, which is unusual for a hotel in the downtown area.

The rooms are simple, luxurious, and calm, and are recommended for mature couples.

The first floor of the building is a complex facility called “Ritsusei Garden Hulic”, such as the popular BULE BOTTLE COFFEE Kyoto Kiyamachi store, the popular Taiwanese food Chun Shui Tang, and the lemonade specialty store LE MONADE by lemonica from Kanazawa. there is. In addition, the former schoolyard has been renovated into an artificial turf open space, and has become a place of relaxation not only for guests but also for many people. Also as a date spot for Kawaramachi dates!

Hotel Details

Post code 604-8023

310-2, Bizenjima-cho, Kawaramachi Higashi-iru, Takoyakushi-dori, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto City

TEL: 075-256-8955

Hankyu Kyoto Kawaramachi Station, 3 minutes walk from Kiyamachi North Exit (East Ticket Exit A)

5 minutes walk from Exit 4 of Keihan Gion Shijo Station

Budget: From 7,300 yen per person

Separate bath and toilet!

Check in/out 14:00 – 24:00 / 11:00

No parking

ザ・ゲートホテル京都高瀬川 by HULIC


All of the hotels introduced here are really nice, so why not make them candidates for your Kyoto trip or a relaxing hotel stay?

There are still many great hotels in Kyoto, and I will post more if I find a good one. I’d love to hear your recommendations and favorite hotels, too!