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    RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

    1 Taimatsu-cho, Shiokojisagaru, Higashihorikawadori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8237, Kyoto Prefecture
    011 81 75-341-1121
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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    location of hotel is very convenient, it’s near the Kyoto Station and there are shuttle bus services to/fro the hotel (runs every 15mins from 7.30AM to 9PM). room and toilet are modern and comes with full toilet amenities including facial foam and mouth wash! service...More

    Thank Weiling H
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! Our staff truly appreciates your kind words. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the amenities and that you were able to take full advantage of our complimentary shuttle bus. During your next visit,...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    Stayed from 16 to 23 september. The hotel was renewed so it was very stylish, always clean, very comfortable and in a very good location. The staff were also wonderful helping in everything we needed. I would definitely recommend this hotel.More

    Thank MelGok
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 9 November 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of our hotel! We are truly humbled by such high praise, and we are pleased to hear that our staff was able to assist you in all your needs. During your next visit feel free to try...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    It offers good spacious rooms at affordable rates - good base for those who wanted to visit miyajima and the peace park as well as the shopping lane. There is a underground link so you can walk to many places from the hotel too. Breakfast...More

    Thank danielyong
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for the great review of RIHGA Royal Hotels! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the rooms, the buffet breakfast, and easy access to popular destinations, and we will pass along your kind words to the staff at RIHGA...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Stayed their 6bedded family room comes with a sofa plus tv table. There are 2 bathrooms and a toilet separated. All amenities provided. Comfy bed, good heater in the room. If not wrong I’m staying at their newly renovated room. Great stay travelling with kids....More

    Thank slepyvon
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. While we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the amenities and were able to check in quickly, we are terribly sorry if some of the staff came off as harsh in...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel is in walking distance of the train station and a big department store that has a great tempura restaurant. The hotel itself does not look very impressive from the outside, and the neighborhood is not scenic, but the room was comfortable (firm beds),...More

    Thank Susan K
    Response from お客様サービス担当支配人, sb at RIHGA Royal Hotel KyotoResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the buffet breakfast and that you had no difficulty accessing Kyoto Station. In addition, we appreciate your feedback regarding the lighting as we continue...More

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    Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
    Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
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    tourists and local business travelers, making it a
    competitive location for ever-new commercial
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    13 October 2017|
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    Response from Yori O | Reviewed this property |
    As long as you booked a room for 3 and show you did, they’ll accommodate. It could be a sofa bed but that is why we booked this hotel.
    Lynn N
    28 September 2017|
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    Response from Manny C | Reviewed this property |
    that's not a good hotel to stay in. We had a similar experience when we were there last april. Staff is totally inefficient for a so-called 4 star hotel. There are better hotels nearer to kyoto station
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