Refine Your Search

Star ratings
Guest Ratings
See all filters

Popular Hotels near Central Kyoto

Filter by star ratings
All filters
Nest Hotel Kyoto Shijokarasuma
Nest Hotel Kyoto Shijokarasuma
8.6 Excellent
551 Sannocho, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.0 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,865 reviews
8.6

Situated less than a 10-minute walk from Karasuma Railway Station, Nest Hotel Kyoto Shijo Karasuma provides guests with an ideal base while in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

First Cabin Kyoto Karasuma
First Cabin Kyoto Karasuma
8.0 Excellent
4f Takanoha-Square 331 Kamiyanagi-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
0.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,268 reviews
8.0

Located in Central Kyoto, the hotel is a short walk to several local attractions, including Nishiki Market and Kyoto Art Center. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Station
Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Station
8.8 Excellent
848, Higashi-Shiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.3 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 476 reviews
8.8

The hotel is located in Central Kyoto, a short walk from Kyoto Tower. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.

Hotel Unizo Kyoto Shijo Karasuma
Hotel Unizo Kyoto Shijo Karasuma
8.3 Excellent
Simogyo-ku, Shijo-dori Nishinodoin Higashiiru Kakkyoyamacho 8, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.1 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 3,354 reviews
8.3

HOTEL UNIZO Kyoto Shijo Karasuma is located amongst Kyoto's well-known restaurants and cafés, just a brief walk from Karasuma Railway Station. It provides 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Kyoto Tokyu Hotel
Kyoto Tokyu Hotel
8.5 Excellent
Gojo-Sagaru, Horikawa-Dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 640 reviews
8.5

Situated in Central Kyoto, Kyoto Tokyu Hotel offers contemporary accommodation with state-of-the-art facilities. It also provides laundry facilities, a coffee bar and a free shuttle service.

Ai-Matsubara Kyogoku House
Ai-Matsubara Kyogoku House
9.0 Excellent
349 Tenjinmae-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 843 reviews
9.0

This comfortable property in Kyoto offers complimentary wireless internet, as well as luggage storage and a concierge. It is surrounded by a variety of restaurants and cafés and is within a 10-minute walk of Shijo Station.

Kujo Stays
Kujo Stays
8.0 Excellent
Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
3.1 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 118 reviews
8.0

Kujo Stays is located in Kyoto and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a variety of dining options and is minutes on foot from Kyoto Train Station.

22 Pieces
22 Pieces
9.5 Excellent
9-4, Higashikujo Muromachi, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.9 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,255 reviews
9.5

Located in Kyoto, just a short walk from Kyoto Train Station, 22 Pieces offers 3-star accommodation and complimentary Wi-Fi. It is situated a brief walk from Kyoto Tower Daiyokujo Yuu and Kyoto Tower.

Centurion Cabin & Spa Kyoto
Centurion Cabin & Spa Kyoto
9.1 Excellent
68-2, Tachiuri Nishimachi, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
0.6 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 6 reviews
9.1

Situated close to Kawaramachi Railway Station, Centurion Cabin & Spa Kyoto provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Kyoto. Those staying at the property can also make use of free Wi-Fi during their stay.

Grand Japaning Hotel Karasuma Gojo
Grand Japaning Hotel Karasuma Gojo
8.8 Excellent
240, Odawaracho, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.4 km from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 7 reviews
8.8

Situated a short walk from Karasuma Railway Station, Grand Japaning Hotel Karasuma Gojo provides guests with a convenient base while in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy free internet in all areas.

Top Rated hotels near Central Kyoto

Show all hotels
1
Cmm Crystate Kyoto Ekimae
Cmm Crystate Kyoto Ekimae
8.8 Excellent
Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.7 km from city centre, Kyoto 

This Kyoto property is located within a 10-minute stroll of Kyoto Train Station. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, a lift and luggage storage.

2
Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Urushitei
Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Urushitei
8.8 Excellent
425 Kichimonjicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
0.8 km from city centre, Kyoto 

Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Urushitei is located in Kyoto and offers recently renovated rooms and free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a range of popular eateries and is within a 10-minute walk of Kawaramachi Railway Station.

3
Nishikiro
Nishikiro
10.0 Excellent
711-7 Higashishiokoji-Cho, Akezudori Shichijo-Saga, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.2 km from city centre, Kyoto 

This Central Kyoto ryokan is located in an area popular with tourists and is not far from Higashi Honganji. It offers a concierge, and is a short walk from Kyoto Tower.

4
Kyoto Tower Hotel Annex
Kyoto Tower Hotel Annex
8.6 Excellent
595-1 Higashishiokoji Shichijo Sagaru, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.3 km from city centre, Kyoto 

Located in Central Kyoto, Kyoto Tower Hotel Annex is within walking distance of several local tourist attractions, including Nishi Honganji. The front desk is open 24 hours, and a buffet breakfast is served each morning.

5
Hotel Resol Kyoto Shijo Muromachi
Hotel Resol Kyoto Shijo Muromachi
9.0 Excellent
554, Sannou-cho, Takatsuji Agaru, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.0 km from city centre, Kyoto 

Situated in Central Kyoto, the hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Art Center and Nishiki Market. It also offers luggage storage, laundry facilities and a 24-hour reception.

6
Hotel Elcient Kyoto
Hotel Elcient Kyoto
8.6 Excellent
13 Higashisannocho, Higashikujo, Minami, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.7 km from city centre, Kyoto 

El Inn Kyoto is situated in Kyoto and offers recently renovated rooms and free Wi-Fi. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is minutes on foot from Kyoto Train Station.

7
Sakura Terrace The Gallery
Sakura Terrace The Gallery
8.9 Excellent
39 Higashikujo Kamitonoda Cho, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.8 km from city centre, Kyoto 

This Kyoto hotel is located within a 10-minute walk of Kujo Station. It offers free Wi-Fi, laundry facilities and a terrace.

8
Hotel Kanra Kyoto
Hotel Kanra Kyoto
9.2 Excellent
190 Kitamachi, Karasuma-Dori, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.6 km from city centre, Kyoto 

Hotel Kanra Kyoto provides modern 4-star accommodation in Kyoto. The various amenities this sophisticated hotel offers include body treatments, facial treatments and a coffee bar.

Cheapest hotels near Central Kyoto, Kyoto

Show all hotels
Santiago Guesthouse Kyoto
Santiago Guesthouse Kyoto
8.2 Excellent
6-503, Gojohashi-Higashi, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.7 km from city centre,  

A 10-minute walk from Kiyomizu-Gojo Train Station, Santiago Guesthouse Kyoto has a accessible setting, making it an ideal place to stay when in Kyoto. It is conveniently located for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

S$ 15
Avg. per night
Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel
Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel
8.3 Excellent
563-11 Bairincho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.6 km from city centre,  

Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel is located in Kyoto and offers free Wi-Fi. It is situated a brief stroll from Hoko-ji Temple and Toyokuni Shrine.

S$ 24
Avg. per night
First Cabin Kyoto Karasuma
First Cabin Kyoto Karasuma
8.0 Excellent
4f Takanoha-Square 331 Kamiyanagi-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
0.9 km from city centre,  

Located in Central Kyoto, the hotel is a short walk to several local attractions, including Nishiki Market and Kyoto Art Center. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

S$ 26
Avg. per night
Nihonkan
Nihonkan
8.8 Excellent
696-1, Higashishiokoji-Cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
2.2 km from city centre,  

Nihonkan is located in Kyoto and provides guests with free Wi-Fi. It is set amongst a range of dining options and is minutes on foot from Kyoto Train Station.

S$ 26
Avg. per night
Nine Hours Kyoto
Nine Hours Kyoto
8.7 Excellent
588 Teianmaenocho,Teramachi-dori, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
0.5 km from city centre,  

Nine Hours Kyoto is set in Kyoto and is within a 10-minute walk of Gion-Shijo Train Station. It also provides an express check-in and check-out feature, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

S$ 32
Avg. per night
Kyoto Hostel Ryokan
Kyoto Hostel Ryokan
8.0 Excellent
23-10,Kawabecho,Higashikujo, Minami-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
3.7 km from city centre,  

Situated close to Kyoto Train Station, the hostel provides guests with a convenient base while in Kyoto. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary Wi-Fi access during their stay.

S$ 32
Avg. per night
Nest Hotel Kyoto Shijokarasuma
Nest Hotel Kyoto Shijokarasuma
8.6 Excellent
551 Sannocho, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
1.0 km from city centre,  

Situated less than a 10-minute walk from Karasuma Railway Station, Nest Hotel Kyoto Shijo Karasuma provides guests with an ideal base while in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy free internet access throughout the property.

S$ 36
Avg. per night
Centurion Cabin & Spa Kyoto
Centurion Cabin & Spa Kyoto
9.1 Excellent
68-2, Tachiuri Nishimachi, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
Show on map
0.6 km from city centre,  

Situated close to Kawaramachi Railway Station, Centurion Cabin & Spa Kyoto provides guests with a convenient base while visiting Kyoto. Those staying at the property can also make use of free Wi-Fi during their stay.

S$ 36
Avg. per night

Hotel prices near Central Kyoto

2 stars or below

S$ 24 - S$ 199

Daiya Ryokan

No. 1 most popular

Daiya Ryokan
8.3 Excellent
S$ 46
Avg. per night
K's House Kyoto - Hostel

No. 2 most popular

S$ 36
Avg. per night
Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel

Best value

S$ 24
Avg. per night
3 stars

S$ 36 - S$ 199

Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo (Former New Miyako Hotel)
S$ 93
Avg. per night
Almont Hotel Kyoto

No. 2 most popular

Almont Hotel Kyoto
8.9 Excellent
S$ 58
Avg. per night
Hotel M's Est Shijo Karasuma

Best value

S$ 36
Avg. per night
4 stars and up

S$ 73 - S$ 898

Daiwa Royal Hotel Grande Kyoto

No. 1 most popular

S$ 116
Avg. per night
Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto

No. 2 most popular

S$ 107
Avg. per night
Kyoto Tokyu Hotel

Best value

Kyoto Tokyu Hotel
8.5 Excellent
S$ 73
Avg. per night

Best prices found by HotelsCombined users in the past 24 hours.

Where to stay near Central Kyoto

About Central Kyoto

Central Kyoto is a vibrant, dynamic district in a Japanese city which combines the architecture of ancient temples with futuristic buildings, narrow streets, and fascinating museums.

There are many incredible areas of historical significance to visit in Central Kyoto. Nijō Castle, the former residence of the Shogun is one of the most popular places to begin a Kyoto adventure. Discover ornate palaces, tranquil gardens, and the famous Nightingale Floor which chirps like a bird as visitors walk across. Kyoto Imperial Palace is also close to downtown, with intricately designed temples, artistic interiors, and sculpted gardens it has a fascinating history that is ripe for discovery. Fushimi Inari Shrine is one of the most popular visitor attractions in Kyoto. The 10,000 vermillion coloured Torii Gates are both striking and spectacular to walk through as visitors climb the mountain trail. Once at the summit, the panoramic views of the city and its surrounding areas are breathtaking. A visit to Nishiki Market should be on any visitor’s Kyoto itinerary, as this bustling market has five long shopping streets with over a hundred stalls and restaurants. It’s also known as “Kyoto’s Kitchen” as many of the traders specialise in seafood, local produce, and seasonal food. Central Kyoto is home to the Aquarium, the Kyoto Tower with its circular skyline restaurant and viewing platform, and a charming labyrinth of streets which evoke the history of Kyoto. If visiting the city during cherry blossom season, take a walk by the canal on the Philosopher’s Path, as it’s one of the best places to view this natural wonder.

Central Kyoto is easy to reach from many tourist attractions in Kyoto on foot or via subway. Many subway stops take in much of the central district, and travellers can jump on and off or change routes easily to traverse the city. Kyoto Station is the best place to start, as all areas can be reached from this station. Central Kyoto can be accessed on foot, even the furthest attractions are within 30 to 40 minutes’ walk from the main station with many temples, shrines and areas of historical interest on route.

The city of Kyoto was arranged in accordance with Feng Shui tradition and follows an organised grid pattern, with the Imperial Palace looking south, Ukyō to the west and Sakyō to the west. The city, one of the best preserved in Japan, has over 2,000 areas of religious significance, 400 Shinto shrines and around 1,600 Buddhist temples. These historical attractions and Kyoto’s vibrant, eclectic atmosphere and outlying areas of natural beauty continue to attract millions of visitors every year.

Central Kyoto travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels near Central Kyoto?

    Daiwa Royal Hotel Grande Kyoto is a very popular hotel near Central Kyoto, with a score of 9.0 from 3,823 reviews. Miyako Hotel Kyoto Hachijo (Former New Miyako Hotel) (8.4 from 2,162 reviews) and Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto (8.3 from 2,327 reviews) are also highly rated Central Kyoto hotels, based on recent feedback from HotelsCombined users.