Kyoto Hotel Okura

Location: Kyoto, Southern Honshu & Kyushu | Japan

Kyoto Hotel Okura has an appropriately rich history for Japan’s former imperial capital, having stood for over 120 years in the centre of downtown Kyoto. Classically designed and featuring a grand, sweeping lobby, Hotel Okura fuses European and Japanese tastes seamlessly and is the perfect base for exploring Kyoto in style.
Perfect forHistory buffs, food lovers and anyone trying to get to the heart of Kyoto.
In the knowThe hotel can assist with day trips to nearby Nara, another former Imperial capital which shouldn’t be missed.

Recommended for...

  • History & Heritage
  • City Hotel
  • Cultural Immersion
  • Luxury Hotel

Hotel Overview


The ward of Nakagyo-kyu, home to the UNESCO World Heritage Site Nijo Castle and close to many other historic Kyoto attractions.

Rooms at Kyoto Hotel Okura

With stunning views of the Higashiyama Mountains beyond the pagodas and shrines of old Kyoto, the luxurious rooms and suites exhibit the balance between the ancient and the modern which travellers will find across Japan and particularly in Kyoto.

Food and facilities

Kyoto Hotel Okura has a plethora of dining and drinking options, from classic French cuisine overlooking the mountains at Pittoresque to traditional Japanese food at Irifune. Meanwhile, at Chippendale Bar, you can enjoy a nightcap in a rarefied atmosphere inspired by classic British gentlemen’s rooms.

Activities at Kyoto Hotel Okura

Hotel Okura’s location makes it perfect for exploring historical Kyoto: step back in time to the tea rooms and geisha houses of Ponto-cho, browse for fresh local produce at the bustling Nikishi Food Market, or reflect during a quiet stroll alongside the Takesagawa River.

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