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Hotel Granvia Kyoto

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Overview
Shiokojisagaru, Karasumadori, Shimogyo-ku JR Kyoto Station Central Gate, Kyoto 600-8216 Kyoto Prefecture See on map
Name/address in local language
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

We stayed here on a 10 day trip exploring Japan. We used Hotel Granvia as a base to get the bullet trains from Kyoto to Tokyo, Osaka, Hiroshima, and local trains to Nara and explore Kyoto - all very easy with the JR Rail Pass....More

Thank PeshKP
Reviewed yesterday

The good: Convenient location above the train station. Lots of good options for food at the hotel and nearby. Big rooms. Lobby is nice. The average: Standard rooms are similar to a 3* hotel in the United States. We were asked to check in late...More

Thank D H
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ideal place if you land in Osaka and take the train to Kyoto as it is your first city to visit in Japan. Good service, big comfortable rooms and helpful staff. Location is great, with access to all local and inter-city transportation.

Thank ISR_TR
Response from teamKK2, Director of Rooms at Hotel Granvia KyotoResponded 4 days ago

Dear ISR_TR Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Hotel Granvia Kyoto. We are very happy to know that you had a good experience at our hotel. We hope to see you again in the very near future. Best Regards Director of Rooms

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great hotel, clean and right at the train station. Very easy to access Kyoto and a few shrines are within walking distance from hotel. There is a shopping center, resteraunts and a large open venue right at the station.More

Thank Tony G
Response from teamKK2, Director of Rooms at Hotel Granvia KyotoResponded 5 days ago

Dear Tony G Thank you very much for choosing to stay at Hotel Granvia Kyoto. We are very happy to know that you had a good experience at our hotel. We hope to see you again in the very near future. Best Regards Director of...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We booked this hotel because they offered exactly the wedding package, we needed. Even though we were just the two of us, the attention and service we had was amazing. In the last weeks before our arrival all details was discussed and decided and EVERYTHING...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Kyoto
#4 Business Hotel in Kyoto
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kyoto
#7 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
#11 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$141 - US$597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Family Hotel in Kyoto
#4 Business Hotel in Kyoto
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kyoto
#7 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
#11 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (1,503)
Room & Suite (767)
Dining (146)
Pool & Beach (12)
Fitness Centre (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Nearby
Shimogyo-ku
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
...More
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nevernsq
July 5, 2018|
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Response from Derrick F | Reviewed this property |
It is not open 24 hours and costs about ¥1,100 for a whole day’s use (if I remember correctly). They just renovated their fitness center and replaced all the weight machines. They had some sort of strange pulley system... More
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nevernsq
June 28, 2018|
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Response from としのり 神 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know,it’s something like 2 hours This hotel is one of the best among all the hotels in Kyoto specially the location Don’t expect too much for the swimming pool
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Helen L
April 25, 2018|
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Response from laura j | Reviewed this property |
We had a twin and it was huge. Definitely room for a rollaway bed as there was a seating area.
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Room Tips
"Request a room closer to the elevator or ice machine, request a north side for views, if available."
nikkio767
1 week ago
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"Get something close to the elevator as the halls have carpets which is hard on wheeling the luggage"
GoBears007
1 week ago
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"Ask for a room with a city view and make sure that you select 2 travellers if your not travelling solo"
diam0nd_traveller
Sep. 8, 2018
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"I had a room facing the bullet train departures great to watch for a train buff"
mason_fairbrother
Jul. 28, 2018
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