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    11-2 Genrokuzancho, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 616-0007, Kyoto Prefecture
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    1 - 5 of 128 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is just beautiful! Your visit starts with a boat ride that feels regal. You are welcomed by warm and attentive staff. Next, you are ushered to your room that is well appointed and spacious. Every window has a breathtaking view of the meticulously...More

    1  Thank Travel_Girl_2500
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Travel_Girl_2500, Thank you for sharing a great review! We are very pleased that you had a comfortable and pleasing stay with us at HOSHINOYA Kyoto. Our hotel strives to create an atmosphere that is a very big change of pace from usual daily life....More

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    We fell in love with Hoshinoya Kyoto after seeing a photo of the boat ride to the resort. A few years later when we finally got to spend a few nights there, it exceeded all of our expectations. What a stunning ryokan with welcoming staff,...More

    2  Thank TwoFineRascals
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear TwoFineRascals, What a great comment we have received from you! The team and I are absolutely happy to hear that you are satisfied with the stay at HOSHINOYA Kyoto. HOSHINOYA brand has 5 hotels in the famous tourism destinations in Japan, such as Tokyo,...More

    Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

    在給正面的反饋意見之前,我想先提一下有改進之處之亮點: 枕頭雖然有不同種類的枕頭,但枕頭就是太硬或太軟,我和丈夫都睡得不舒服。 預防蚊子應加以改善。我身上有無處不在的蚊子叮咬,無論你已經噴了蚊怕水和防蚊藥膏。 超贊的亮點: 服務真的很棒!我可以感覺到每一個員工都是從心裡深深地提供服務!從整個旅程我都沒有找到任何不禮貌的工作人員!到目前為止,這間旅店的員工是我見過擁有最好服務和笑容的。better than IHG group, six senses, four season, Marriott and the luxury group...... 2.在房間裏吃早餐的時候觀賞浪漫火車行駛;並在浮茶室享用日本甜點和氣酒是最好的冥想時刻,一定要慢慢享受。很愛這度假勝地! 建議: Stay in Tanigasumi Double, great view with privacyMore

    1  Thank Ho Yui L
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 12 September 2017

    Dear Ho Yui L, Thank you for taking the time to review HOSHINOYA Kyoto. In the meantime we regret that we couldn't meet your expectations, we are pleased to hear that you liked your stay with us. We truly appreciate your kind comments! We do...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

    Very romantic Riokan, the Hoshinoya Kyoto is in a picturesque touristic environment about 25' away from downtown Kyoto. It is also quite exclusive but very japanese... very few employees speak good english (you are never sure they really understood), many appliances (eg. Aircon...) don't have...More

    2  Thank Kophil
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 4 September 2017

    Dear Kophil, Thank you for taking the time to give us a review. We do sincerely apologize for the concerns you experienced during your stay. I shared your notes with the team and we have surely taken your feedback into account to further enhance our...More

    Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

    Probably the nicest hotel I have ever stayed in. Everything was divine.... the beautiful hotel grounds, the luxurious rooms, the friendly, attentive and helpful staff. The staff especially make this place really special, they greet you when you arrive from your boat, escort you to...More

    4  Thank Nutella1982
    Response from Hoshino_Resorts, お客様担当マネージャー at HOSHINOYA KyotoResponded 7 August 2017

    Dear Nutella1982, First of all, congratulations to both of you! Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a great review. We are deeply touched by your note saying that “probably the nicest hotel I have ever stayed in.” Your comments are...More

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    Trudel B
    7 August 2017|
    Response from Robertal34 | Reviewed this property |
    Usually you can sign up for half boarding where breakfast and dinner are included. Or else you can go out to town and there are quite some good choices.
    JJ W
    16 July 2017|
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    Response from Robertal34 | Reviewed this property |
    You can also take the train from Kyoto and walk for 10-15mins to the boat landing. It's a pleasant easy walk if not too many luggages.
    JJ W
    16 July 2017|
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    Response from gmbklm | Reviewed this property |
    Agree with answer. Kyoto has a lot to see. Hoshinoya is wonderful and a reasonable location for the nearby west and north west sights. We split our stay across 2 places in Kyoto for this reason. 2 days is also very short... More
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    "I appreciated my room's remote location next to the river and its ambient sounds."
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    "Best in spring or autumn, not winter"
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    "We had a basic room and I believe going up one level would have made a considerable difference. All of the..."
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