Kyoto Tokyu Hotel
Address: Gojo-sagaru, Horikawa-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto
Kyoto Tokyu Hotel is an oasis in the city’s busy Shimogyo district. The hotel offers a free shuttle service to JR Kyoto Station, Kyoto’s transport hub, and is a 75-minute train ride from Katami and Itami airports. The city’s tallest structure, the 100-m (328-foot) Kyoto Tower, is also nearby. Tankuma Kitamise Restaurant serves fresh sushi, while traditional Chinese food can be had at Star Hill. Guests can start their day with a buffet breakfast at Kazahana, or take traditional tea overlooking a waterfall in the tea lounge. Luna Casa Plus spa offers a variety of aromatherapy treatments. Rooms at the hotel include a free green tea set, as well as free WiFi, so guests can relax with a healthy hot beverage while checking email or surfing the Web. Weary heads rest easy on beds topped with Tempur Comfort™ pillows.