The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto

Rated 8.9 in 46 reviews. 131 rooms.


Opened in February 2014, this luxury 5-star hotel boasts high-standard services and guestrooms that are among the most spacious in Kyoto. Guests may enjoy complimentary use of the indoor swimming pool and the fitness centre during their stay. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.

The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto is situated right along the Kamogawa River, offering iconic Kyoto views. Kyoto Shiyakushomae Subway Station is just a 3-minute walk away, while JR Kyoto Station can be reached within a 10-minute subway ride. Nijo-jo Castle, one of the World Heritage Sites, is a 3-minute subway ride from the hotel.

Featuring traditional Kyoto aesthetics and sophisticated elegance, each room is fitted with a large flat-screen TV, a Blu-ray player and a Nespresso coffee maker. The en suite bathroom comes with a rain shower, a bath tub and a mini LED TV.

While staying at the hotel, guests can feel rejuvenated with massage treatments at the spa or enjoy workouts at the 24-hour gym. A 24-hour front desk and concierge services are offered. The business centre is also available 24 hours.

La Locanda restaurant serves colourful Italian dishes featuring select ingredients from all over the world. Delicately prepared Japanese kaiseki multi-course meals and sushi can be savoured at Mizuki restaurant. Pierre Hermé Paris offers delicious French sweets including macaroons.

Spa Facilities

  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Foot bath
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Head massage
  • Hand massage
  • Full body massage
  • Fitness
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Indoor pool
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrub
  • Body wrap
  • Spa facilities

Available Rooms

2 guests




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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto

  1. Bar K6

    Awesome selection of whiskey from around the world, and a wonderful cheese plate, too. Very friendly/helpful bartender who spoke English, warm but involved service. Very cozy.

    132 m from hotel
    中京区木屋町二条東入ル ヴァルスビル

  2. Yakitori Hitomi (炭焼創彩鳥家 人見)

    Amazing food, best yakitori I've ever tasted with incredible atmosphere and super friendly staff

    260 m from hotel

  3. 一神堂

    Try the Ramen

    266 m from hotel

  4. Ippodo Tea (一保堂茶舗)

    Koicha setu comes with mochi, and is first delivered thick like paste. Then, after you cannot sip more, water is added and it is whipped into a standard matcha.

    290 m from hotel

  5. Ippodo Tea Co.

    Best teashop in Kyoto

    298 m from hotel
    Teramachi-dori Nijo, Nakagyo-ku

  6. Hafuu (はふう)

    Very very good steak at correct price. Gentle service. It's now on my list of favorite restaurants worldwide! Just go for it!

    454 m from hotel

  7. アイタルガボン (ItalGabon)

    Cozy little place with absolutely great espresso. Small menu, but the staff speaks enough English to help you. Price-quality ratio is very good!

    459 m from hotel

  8. アンジェ 河原町店 / ANGERS

    Good Zakka

    484 m from hotel

  9. Starbucks

    Free wifi, Friendly service and unbeatable smoking area with unbeatable view of Yamogawa river

    0.6 km from hotel

  10. Cafe Bibliotic Hello!

    Brilliant, great place. The coconut pineapple shake is great!

    0.6 km from hotel

  11. Inoda Coffee (イノダコーヒ 本店)

    Try the matcha French toast. It's a speciality here

    1.0 km from hotel

  12. Nijo-jo Castle (二条城)

    Don't bother sending ninjas to kill the shogun. The castle is equipped with nightingale floors, hidden guard rooms, and decoy shoguns.

    2 km from hotel