Brighton Kyoto

Kyoto, Japan

3.6 K reviews
Excellent family hotel. Good for sightseeing with nearby parking areas. Great room.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Garage & Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Central Heating
    • Radio
    • Bathroom
    • Heating (individually regulated)
    • Safe
    • Wheelchair access
    • Internet Access
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Air conditioning (individually regulated)
    • Minibar
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Lounge
    • Fridge
    • Carpeting
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • Bicycle Cellar
    • Elevators
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Laundry Service
    • Restaurant(s) with non-smoking area
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Shops
    • Hairdresser
    • Café
    • 24-hour check-in
    • Currency Exchange
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant(s) with high-chairs
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • Coatroom
    • Bicycle Hire
  • Food
    • Breakfast Served
    • Breakfast Buffet
    • Set menu lunch
    • Set menu dinner
    • Children's Pool
    • Outdoor Pool(s)
    • Number of Pools
    • Massage
Nakadachiuri Shinmachi-Dori Kamigyo-ku Kyoto 602-8071


The hotel is located in the cultural centre of Kyoto, just 300 m from Kyoto Imperial Palace. Nearby sightseeing attractions include the Nishijin textile district (800 m from the hotel) and Nijo Castle (2 km from the hotel). Other attractions include the Kyoto International Manga Museum, around 8 minutes' drive away and the Raku Museum, roughly just 5 minutes' walk away. Kyoto International Conference Centre is around 7.5 km away, or a 20-minute drive.


The hotel was built in 1988. Guests are welcomed at the accommodation, which has a total of 182 rooms. In the air-conditioned establishment, travellers are welcomed at the reception area with 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-in/check-out service. Most storeys are accessible by lift. Amenities include a cloakroom, a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows guests to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the hotel are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room, a café and a bar. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. Additional facilities at the accommodation include a newspaper stand. Travellers arriving by car can leave their vehicles in the garage or in the car park. Bicycles can be left in the bicycle storage area. Additional services include a babysitting service, a childcare service, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service to explore the surrounding area.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, central heating, a living room and a bathroom. The carpeted rooms have a double bed and a sofa bed. Extra beds can be requested. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. A fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. In addition, there is an ironing set and a trouser press. Internet access, a telephone, a TV, a radio, a DVD player and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. Guests will also find slippers in their rooms. Rooms suitable for wheelchair access are bookable. The bathrooms are fitted with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer is also available. In the bathrooms, a selection of towels ensures additional comfort.


The establishment features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. A range of options are available, including a gym, a beauty salon and massage treatments.


Travellers can choose options including breakfast, lunch and dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the hotel: American Express, VISA, Diners Club, JCB and MasterCard.


  • Cleanliness

    Clean linen. Room was very clean. Clean hotel.

    "Rooms and dining area are clean, bathrooms acceptably so." "Clean hotel facilities."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff impeccable. Superb shuttle bus. Concierge staff outstanding.

    "Friendly and professional housekeepers." "Good shuttle service." "Great concierge service." "Room service is average." "Recreation staff is nice."

  • Comfort
    "Rather comfortable"

    Excellent ventilation. Great night's sleep. Spacious balcony.

    "Very comfortable, large rooms with sizeable bathrooms." "Quiet rooms with comfortable beds and standard air conditioning."

  • Room
    "Great room"

    Excellent ventilation. Great night's sleep. Immaculate room.

    "Roomy, modern rooms with great furniture and TV's." "Decently-clean rooms with spacious bathrooms." "Excellent views and great beds in a clean and well-maintained room." "Decent views and okay minibars." "Great shower." "Standard air conditioning."

  • Vibe
    "Awesome vibe"

    Deluxe triple room. Kind thoughts. Bright lobby.

    "Awesome vibe." "Friendly atmosphere." "Pleasant entrance area." "Luxurious Hotel." "Awesome for families." "Nice for romantic trips." "Good for business people."

  • Amenities
    "Great amenities"

    Excellent property. Beautiful courtyard. Beautiful lobby.

    "Great hotel grounds and outdoor sports facilities." "Great hotel buildings and entrance area." "Facilities are old, but the terrace is lovely." "Beautiful architecture." "Elevator is ok."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    World-class scrambled eggs. Eggs cooked to order. Great French toast.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Location
    "Location is ok"

    The nearest subway station. Close to the Imperial Palace. Far from the center.

    "Location is ok." "Great for sightseeing, but not shopping." "Parking is good and affordable." "Adequate access to public transport." "Reasonably accessible by car." "Train station is a bit far." "City centre is hard to reach." "Restaurants & bars in the area are ok."

  • WiFi
    "Complaints about WiFi"

    Poor wifi connection.

    "Wifi quality could be improved."

  • Wellness Area
    "Wellness & sports facilities could be improved"

    There is no fitness centre. No gym facilities. No fitness center.

    "Poorly reviewed fitness area."