The welcome and check-in was exceptionally proficient and smooth. The lobby area is exceptionally inviting with warm lighting. The hotel incorporates a break-out space/canteen/breakfast room for those wanting to utilize their laptops or have their dinner, there's a microwave and hot water machine. The area may be a 2-minute walk to Omiya Station which is so helpful to get around Kyoto. The rooms are compact and clean. All toiletries are given and free bottles of water are given. Across the road is McDonald's and bus station which took us to Kiyomizu-dema temple in 15-20 minutes.