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No.118 APA Hotel Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT

4 minutes walk from Keihan Railway "Gion-shijo Station" Exit 6.
7 minutes walk from Hankyu Railway "Kyoto-kawaramachi" 1B Exit.



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Welcome to APA Hotel Kyoto Gion EXCELLENT

[Information about Traffic Regulations Due to 'Gion Matsuri Festival']
As stated above, traffic regulations and increased security measures are expected especially on the dates below:
•July 15th - 17th, 24th, and 28th, 2023
Please be noted that roads around the hotel may be crowded as nearby roads will be taken as detours.
For more information, please refer to 'Police of Kyoto' official website.

[Notice of coffee maker "Dolce Gusto" installation]
Coffee maker "Dolce Gusto" are now for free in ALL rooms.
Place Dolce Gusto capsules in your machine and press the start button, and the beloved hot beverage will flow into your cup immediately.
Sit back and relax, and enjoy your way through the wide range of Dolce Gusto capsules!

[Access to the Hotel]
-1h50m from Kansai International Airport
JR Kansai Airport Line -> 'Kyoto Station' -> Transfer to JR Nara Line -> 'Tofukuji Station' -> Transfer to Keihan Line -> 'Gion-shijo Station' Exit 6 -> 4 minutes walk

-14 minutes from 'Kyoto Station'
JR Nara Line -> 'Tofukuji Station' -> Transfer to Keihan Line -> 'Gion-shijo Station' Exit 6 -> 4 minutes walk

[Nearby Attractions]
-Nishiki Market: 1.0km, 13 minutes walk
Stalls sell everything from barrels of tsukemono (pickled vegetables) and cute Japanese sweets to wasabi salt and fresh sashimi.

-Kiyomizu-dera Temple: 1.4km, 20 minutes walk
The veranda of the main hall juts out over the hillside, supported by 13-meter-high wooden columns. You can also enjoy shopping along a path to the temple.

-Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine: 25 minutes by train
Thousands of vermilion torii (shrine gates) makes sacred atomosphere.
One of the most impressive and memorable sights in Kyoto.

-Arashiyama: 35 minutes by train
Seemingly endless bamboo forest is the best place for relaxing in the nature. When sunlights shines through the trees, it seems a magical place.

-Kinkaku-ji: 50 minutes by bus
Completely covered by brilliant gold leaf. This shiny and sparkling temple reflects in a pond, which is truely spectacular.

-Is the air conditioning adjustable in the room?
Air-Conditioning is centralized and temperature cannot be regulated.
Switching between cooling and heating depends on season and outside temperature.
For more information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

-Do you serve a welcome drink after check-in?
Spring water is prepared as a welcome drink at the lobby.
Please feel free to take them with you upon your arrival (1 for each guest).

-Is there a safety box in the room?
No. However, we can keep your belongings at the front desk within the safety bag.

-How often are the rooms cleaned?
Considering the environment, daily cleaning will be done by using the same bed linens.
Besides, for hygienic reasons, bed linens will be changed once every three days.
For further information, please refer to the information on the hotel room doors.


Room Facilities
Shared Facilities
Tenant Facilities
Open from 7:00 a.m.! Start your day with a delicious breakfast.
Name of the Restaurant Morning Farm
Menu Japanese and Western-style buffet with more than 30 dishes to enjoy.
Opening Hours 7:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. (last order 9:30 a.m.)
Price [Adults] 2,000 yen (ADVANCE/tax included), 2,200 yen (DOORS/tax included) / [Children 4~11 years old] 1,100 yen (ADVANCE/DOORS, tax included)
In Room Spa
Reception Hours 6:00 p.m.~4:00 a.m. (last order)
Price From 11,000 yen for 60 minutes (tax included). For more details, please refer to the APA Digital Information on your TV screen.
Notes Sexual-service prohibited/All tax included/Guests with tattoos and tattoo stickers are not welcome. Thank you for your kind understanding in advance.



  • Enjoy Traveling with Your Baby/Toddler
  • APA Eco-Friendly Cleaning Service
  • Automated External Defibrillator
  • Wheelchair
  • Trouser Press
  • Blankets
  • APA Original "Smoke Guard" (Evacuation Equipment)
  • Large LCD TV
  • BBC World News
  • Free Wi-Fi Connection
  • Wired LAN Connection Service
  • Non-smoking-floors
  • Anti-bacterial Spray
  • Refrigerator
  • Rich Duvet
  • In-room Tea Sets
  • Slippers
  • Origami Crane
  • Yukata/Nightwear
  • APA Original Monthly Magazines and Publications
  • Ultra Fine Toothbrush Set
  • High-quality Razor
  • Hairbrush
  • Hair Elastic
  • Shower Caps
  • Cotton Swabs
  • Cotton
  • APA Wrapped Cup
  • Body Soap, Shampoo, Conditioner and Face Soap
  • APA Original Face and Body Towels
  • Face & Body Towels
  • Hair Dryer
  • Baggage Rack
  • Electric Bidet Seat
  • Separated Trash Box
  • Coat Hangers
  • Cashless Payment


Rooftop Beer Garden
Restaurant Morning Farm


Address 555, Gionmachi-minamigawa, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto, 605-0074 View Map
Longitude/Latitude 135.776200/35.003500
Phone +8175-551-2111
Check in/out 3:00 p.m. / 10:00 a.m.
Guest room 161 rooms
Parking 40 spaces
Access 4 minutes walk from Keihan Railway "Gion-shijo Station" Exit 6.
7 minutes walk from Hankyu Railway "Kyoto-kawaramachi" 1B Exit.

Facilities Restaurant / Parking Lot / Microwave