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Hotel Granvia Kyoto
8.8 Excellent
JR Kyoto Station, Karasuma Chuo-Guchi, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 2,913 reviews
8.8

Situated in Kyoto, Granvia Hotel offers stylish, 5-star accommodation close to Kyoto Tower. It provides a spa, as well as a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an indoor pool.

Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto
8.1 Excellent
1 Taimatsu-Cho, Shiokoji-Sagaru, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,801 reviews
8.1

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is just a 10-minute walk to Kyoto Tower. Featuring views of Kyoto, it also provides a wide range of facilities, such as valet parking, an indoor pool and a ballroom.

Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo
8.3 Excellent
707-1 Myodenji-Cho, Shijo-Sagaru, Kyoto, Japan
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0.7 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 2,229 reviews
8.3

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is a short stroll from Kyoto Art Center. It offers 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

Sakura Terrace The Gallery
8.8 Excellent
39 Higashikujo Kamitonoda Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.7 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,056 reviews
8.8

Situated in Kyoto, Sakura Terrace The Gallery offers 3-star accommodation, as well as a sauna and a Jacuzzi. Guests can also make use of free wireless internet.

The Thousand Kyoto
9.2 Excellent
570 Higashi Shiokoji-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.5 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 1,192 reviews
9.2

Situated in Central Kyoto, The Thousand Kyoto provides stylish accommodation with superior facilities. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is minutes on foot from Kyoto Train Station.

Kyoto Century Hotel
8.7 Excellent
680 Higashi Shiokoji-Cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.5 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 616 reviews
8.7

Ideally situated in Kyoto, Kyoto Century Hotel provides modern accommodation within a short drive of Gion. It is set amongst a range of dining options and is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Train Station.

Hotel Hokke Club Kyoto
8.6 Excellent
Kyoto-Eki Karasuma Chuo-Guchi Shomen, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 639 reviews
8.6

Located in Central Kyoto, this hotel is just a quick walk to Higashi Honganji. It is moments from Kyoto Tower and is near the area's popular attractions and dining spots.

Hotel M's Est Shijo Karasuma
8.4 Excellent
41 Motoakuojicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.4 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 
ExcellentBased on 2,569 reviews
8.4

This hotel is situated in Central Kyoto, just a short stroll from Kyoto Art Center. Guests can also enjoy complimentary internet in all areas.

Top Rated hotels near Central Kyoto

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Dormy Inn Premium Kyoto Ekimae Natural Hot Spring
8.5 Excellent
558 Higashishiokoji-Cho Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, the hotel is a short walk from Kyoto Tower and offers free wireless internet and a sauna. It is close to the area's tourist attractions and is within walking distance of Kyoto Train Station.

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Kyoto Tower Hotel Annex
8.0 Excellent
595-1 Higashishiokoji Shichijo Sagaru, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Within 20 minutes' walk from Shijo Station, Kyoto Tower Hotel Annex offers guests an ideal base while in Kyoto. It offers 3-star accommodation with air-conditioned rooms.

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Hotel Resol Kyoto Shijo Muromachi
8.7 Excellent
554 Sannocho, Muromachi-Dori, Kyoto, Japan
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0.6 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, the hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Kyoto Art Center and Nishiki Market. It is surrounded by a range of popular eateries and is moments on foot from Shijo Station.

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Khaosan Kyoto Guesthouse
8.3 Excellent
568 Nakanocho Bukkoji-Agaru, Kyoto, Japan
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0.3 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in the popular hub of Central Kyoto, Khaosan Kyoto Guesthouse is within walking distance of several tourist attractions in the local area. It also offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a rooftop terrace.

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Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Station
8.7 Excellent
848, Higashi-Shiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.4 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Station is located in Kyoto and is close to Gion. Guests can also enjoy free internet access.

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Hotel Elcient Kyoto
8.4 Excellent
13 Higashisannocho, Higashikujo, Minami, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Set in Kyoto, the hotel is a short walk from Kyoto Tower and provides a sauna and a Jacuzzi. It also features meeting rooms, massage services and free Wi-Fi.

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The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Shijo
8.9 Excellent
668, Nijohanjikicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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0.5 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Within a 20-minute stroll from Kawaramachi Railway Station, The Royal Park Hotel Kyoto Shijo offers guests a convenient base when in Kyoto. Guests can also enjoy free Wi-Fi.

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Hotel Excellence Kyoto Station Hachijo
7.8 Good
Minami-ku, Nishikujo Toriiguchi 5, Kyoto, Japan
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1.8 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Hotel Excellence Kyoto Station Hachijo provides a comfortable setting when in Kyoto. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to visit the area's popular attractions.

Cheapest hotels near Central Kyoto, Kyoto

Santiago Guesthouse Kyoto
7.7 Good
6-503, Gojohashi-Higashi, Kyoto, Japan
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1.0 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Santiago Guesthouse Kyoto is located in Kyoto and is close to the area's popular attractions. It provides free Wi-Fi, a ticket service and luggage storage.

$11
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First Cabin Kyoto Karasuma - Caters to Women
4f Takanoha-Square 331 Kamiyanagi-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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0.5 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

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.

$20
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Imano Kyoto Kiyomizu Hostel
563-11 Bairincho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Japan
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1.0 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

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.

$21
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En Hotel Kyoto
7.6 Good
Shimogyo-ku Nishinotoin Dori Shijo Minami Hairu, Kyoto, Japan
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0.7 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Court Hotel Kyoto Shijo is located in Kyoto and provides newly renovated rooms and free wireless internet. It is set amongst a variety of dining options and is within a 10-minute walk of Shijo Station.

$22
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Hotel M's Est Kyoto Station South
8.5 Excellent
7, 7-5, 7-6, Higashikujo Kitakarasumacho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.8 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

The hotel is situated in Kyoto and is a short walk from Kyoto Train Station. It also provides free Wi-Fi, a 24-hour reception and massage services.

$23
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Sakura Terrace The Atelier
8.5 Excellent
1-1, Higashikujo, Kitakarasuma-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.9 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

This Kyoto hotel is located within a 10-minute stroll of Kyoto Train Station. It also offers complimentary Wi-Fi.

$23
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Piece Hostel Kyoto
21-1 Higashikujo Higashisanno-Cho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.6 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Piece Hostel Kyoto provides a comfortable setting when in Kyoto. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

$24
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Karasuma Rokujo Hotel
8.6 Excellent
233 Higashiuoyacho, Kyoto, Japan
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1.0 mi from city centre, Kyoto, Japan 

Situated in Central Kyoto, Karasuma Rokujo Hotel is a short walk to several local attractions, including Higashi Honganji and Nishi Honganji. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of free Wi-Fi access throughout their stay.

$24
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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.

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  • What are the best hotels near Central Kyoto?

    2,914 reviews rated Hotel Granvia Kyoto with an average score of 8.8/10. It may also be worth looking into the Rihga Royal Hotel Kyoto, which received a rating of 8.1/10 from 1,801 reviews. Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo could be another great option, with a score of 8.3/10 from 2,229 reviews.