In Kyoto, Japan’s ancient capital that is steeped in tradition, you will find street after street of traditional Japanese hotels, or “ryokan”, that have hardly changed since times past. For a night with your boyfriend or girlfriend, you probably want somewhere that’s both traditional and chic. Here are some fashionable hotels and ryokan in Kyoto that are perfect for couples.
There are 13 floors in total, and each one was designed by a different designer. So each time you go to a different floor, you feel like you’ve come to a completely different hotel. You can enjoy the beautiful night time view of Kyoto from the Sky Lounge on the roof.
Crossing over to this inn by ferryboat, you will feel as though you’ve stepped back into another era.
Hoshinoya, in a renovated ryokan originally built over 100 years ago, combines traditional and contemporary aesthetics, making this a great place for a romantic night.
For tourism in Gion, we recommend staying here! Each room has a different concept such as “flower”, “butterfly”, “wind”, or “moon”, and the Japanese atmosphere is very popular with foreign travelers.
Each room in this hotel was built in a traditional Japanese architectural style, such as that of a rustic pavilion or a tea ceremony room, and has its own inner courtyard. You can choose between Western and Japanese style rooms.
This Meiji Era nobleman’s house has been refurbished in a contemporary manner. The changing seasonal scenery in the formal gardens, which can be viewed from the bedrooms and the salon, is something special. How about spending a leisurely time with that special person in the midst of nature?
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This hotel achieved the Michelin Guide’s top rating for two years running! All rooms are en suite, and despite being located in the heart of Kyoto, you can spend a leisurely and luxurious time at this popular hotel.
At which was designed with a consciousness of its location in Kyomachi, you can enjoy an authentic bath time in every room. The Japanese cuisine incorporates seasonal vegetables and is a delight to both the eye and the body.
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