Kyoto Royal & Spa

Kyoto, Japan

4.8 K reviews
Very good for traveling with friends. Great location.
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  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Double Bed
    • Bathtub
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Fridge
    • Shower
    • Hairdryer
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
  • Facility
    • WLAN access
    • Bar(s)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Public Internet Access
    • CafĂ©
  • Food
    • Set menu lunch
    • Breakfast Served
    • Set menu dinner
    • Massage
Sanjo Agaru Kawaramachi Kyoto 604-8005


The hotel is located 15 minutes from Kyoto Station by taxi, and a 1-minute walk from the Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae Station (on the Tozai Line of the subway). It is also a 5-minute walk from Sanjo Station (on the Keihan Main Line) and a 10-minute walk from Kawaramachi Station (on the Hankyu Kyoto Main Line). The hotel is situated on Kawaramachi Street, Kyoto's main restaurant and entertainment venue, and is also centrally located for easy access to the city's sights.


The air-conditioned hotel comprises a total of 355 rooms. Guests are welcomed in the lobby. Services and facilities at the hotel include a restaurant, a bar, room service, a laundry service, a conference room and a business centre. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation for a fee.


Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. A double bed ensures a good night's sleep. A safe and a desk are also available. Additional features include a fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station. Internet access, a TV and WiFi add to the comfort of the holiday. A shower and a bathtub can be found in the bathrooms. A hairdryer can also be found in each of the bathrooms. The establishment offers non-smoking rooms.


The hotel offers attractions including sport and entertainment opportunities. Leisure options at the accommodation include a spa and beauty salon, or for a fee, massage treatments.


Guests can choose options including breakfast, lunch and dinner.


The following credit cards are accepted at the establishment: VISA and JCB.


  • Location
    "Great location"

    Great restaurants nearby. Superb location. Fantastic location.

    "Great location." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to public transport and the train." "Excellent parking and car access."

  • Service
    "Fantastic service"

    Attentive staff. Excellent staff. Friendly and Efficient Staff.

    "Friendly and professional staff, and great laundry service." "Decent reception and housekeeping." "Booking process should be better organized." "Concierge service is average." "Room service is perfect."

  • Breakfast
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Freshly cooked omelettes. Included buffet breakfast. Fabulous breakfast buffet.

    "Tasty yet pricey breakfasts."

  • Cleanliness

    Bedding and towels were clean. Clean facility. Clean rooms.

    "Clean hotel facilities." "Acceptably clean rooms and dining area." "Bathroom needs cleaning."

  • WiFi
    "Regular internet service"

    Speedy internet. Wifi was working. Free WIFI.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."

  • Room
    "Room is all right"

    Broken refrigerator. Smelly toilet. Carpet disgusting.

    "Badly maintained rooms with no views to speak of." "Rooms are neither new nor spacious, with complaints about furniture." "Room cleanliness, beds and minibars are as expected." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Substandard bathrooms, televisions, and air conditioning."

  • Vibe
    "Vibe is not too good"

    Without flair. Decor and carpets a little tired. Bathrooms look old.

    "Atmosphere is friendly but the vibe is low." "Hotel could use some updating." "Pleasant entrance area." "Luxurious Hotel." "Hotel could be more stylish." "Good for traveling with friends." "Good choice for a city trip."

  • Comfort
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Toilet too small. Uncomfortable bed. Bathroom is tiny.

    "Small rooms with comfort and noise issues." "Small rooms and poor A/C, but decent beds."

  • Pool
    "Pool should be renewed"

    No swimming pool.

    "Pool should be renewed."