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4.8 out of 5

"Booked the Nikko Princess on line and it exceeded my expectations. The staff are elegant, charming, and helpful. The rooms were large, and the breakfa ... " More

By a verified traveller on Fri 31 Mar 2017

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Hotel Description

4-star spa hotel near Nishiki Market

Central Kyoto getaway

Within a 10-minute walk of this Central Kyoto hotel, you'll find Nishiki Market and Kawaramachi. Also, Shijo Omiya is within half a mile (1 km) and Kyoto Tower is within 2 miles (3 km).

Full-service spa, coffee shop

This hotel features a full-service spa and 4 restaurants. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 5 conference rooms, as well as free WiFi in public areas and free Internet in public areas. Relax with a drink at the bar/lounge and enjoy perks like free self parking.

Free Internet, LED TVs

Boasting comforts like pillow menus and down comforters, the 216 guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as LED TVs with digital channels. Refrigerators, room service, and espresso makers are also available.

Superior Double Room, Non Smoking (32sqm)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Twin Room, Non Smoking (36-38sqm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Premium Triple Room, Non Smoking (42sqm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Junior Suite, Twin Room, Non Smoking, North East

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Triple Room, Non Smoking (42sqm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.TwinXLBed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Executive Double Room, Smoking (32sqm, High Floor)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto ratings based on 4 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.8 out of 5 5.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 5.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto

Everyone (3)
5 out of 5

Great room, great service.

Booked the Nikko Princess on line and it exceeded my expectations. The staff are elegant, charming, and helpful. The rooms were large, and the breakfast buffet excellent. I would not hesitate to stay at this hotel again.

Posted by , from C on 31 Mar. 2017

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5 out of 5

Wonderful Room, Staff, Breakfast. Good Value.

Pros: Modern, rich feeling to the rooms. Outstanding, superior breakfast restaurant.
Location: Good location for visiting the shrines, palace etc.
Excellent hotel. Cheerful helpful staff., modern rooms that are spacious. Outstanding, superior breakfast restaurant, first class. Abundant selection of breakfast foods from traditional Japanese to more Western style bacon and eggs. Attractive lobby. Comfortable rooms, we rented two and both were very pleasing.

Posted by on 15 Jan. 2017

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4 out of 5

Room is larger then an average room in Japan.

Pros: Larger room is refreshing. Staff are very helpful and friendly.
Cons: Lacking easy access to public transportation to tourist attractions.
Location: Lots of restaurants nearby

Posted by , from Hawaii on 9 Oct. 2016

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5 out of 5

positive experience

Hotel is very nice. The staff's english skills are not strong, but they made every effort to do the right thing. Location was quite convenient for the subway and shopping areas.

Posted by on 24 Jun. 2012

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Property Features

Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto offers its guests a full-service spa. There are 4 restaurants on site, along with a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. There are 5 meeting rooms available. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and gift shops/newsstands are also featured at the business-friendly Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Kyoto hotel.

  • 216 guestrooms or units
  • 14 levels
  • 4 dining venues
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX) (100.2 km / 62.2 mi)
  • Train station: Shijo Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Metro station: Gojo Station (0.7 km / 0.4 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Hotel Nikko Princess Kyoto offers 216 accommodations with espresso makers and safes. Beds feature down comforters. A pillow menu is available. LED televisions come with digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include slippers, toilets with an electronic bidet, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Kyoto hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. In-room massages and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Digital channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Espresso maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Down blanket
  • Pillow options
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Toilet with electronic bidet
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Cafe Amber Court - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.

Japanese Restaurant Sagan - This restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Chinese Restaurant Hisuie - This restaurant specializes in Chinese cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Teppanyaki Hoen - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Massages
  • Hot stone massage
  • Reflexology

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

This property’s breakfast is currently served as a set menu. Buffet service is suspended.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for JPY 6050 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve onsite parking. This property accepts credit cards and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a smoke detector and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A city tax may be collected at the property, effective October 1, 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200-1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • A tax is imposed by the city: JPY 1000 per person, per night

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 2970 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: JPY 6050 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • As required by the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare, all international visitors must submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc. ). Also, it's required that lodging proprietors photocopy the passports of all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.
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