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Hotel Monterey Kyoto

Star Rating
3.5 out of 5



4.4 / 5Excellent
2,062 reviews


  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant


What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Nishiki Market
    5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Shijo Omiya
    7 min walk
  • Restaurant
    7 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Weekenders Coffee
    7 min walk
  • Airport
    Osaka (ITM-Itami)
    55 min drive

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  • Standard Twin - Non-Smoking

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  • Superior Twin - Non-Smoking

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About this area


In the city centre, Hotel Monterey Kyoto is in Kyoto's Central Kyoto neighbourhood, a walkable area with good shopping. Nishiki Market and Kawaramachi are worth checking out if shopping is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Philosopher's Walk and Lake Biwa. Kyoto Aquarium and Toei Kyoto Studio Park are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's convenience for public transport: Karasumaoike Station is 4 minutes by foot and Shijo Station is 7 minutes.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Nishiki Market - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Shijo Omiya - 7 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Kawaramachi - 10 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Pontocho - 13 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Nijō Castle - 17 min walk

Getting around

  • Karasumaoike Station - 4 min walk
  • Kyoto Karasuma Station - 6 min walk
  • Osaka (KIX-Kansai Intl.) - 81 min drive


  • ESCALE — 1 min walk
  • ZUIENTEI — 1 min walk
  • 蕎麦もうやん — 7 min walk
  • Weekenders Coffee — 7 min walk

About this property

Hotel Monterey Kyoto

Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and a spa tub. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, spa services and a meeting room. All 327 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and Select Comfort beds. Flat-screen TVs, fridges and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.



Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions

Spa service (surcharge) is not available on the following dates: June 6, July 7, August 1, September 5, October 2-3, November 7, December 5, 2017; January 9, February 6, March 6, 2018. For details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.
A scheduled water outage will take place on September 30, 2019 from 1 AM-3 AM, and October 1, 2019 from 1 AM-3 AM. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available for JPY 1200 per night.


  • Pets not allowed

Payment types

Important information


  • A city tax will be collected at the property effective 1 October 2018. The city tax ranges from JPY 200–1,000 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. Please note that further exemptions may apply. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Spa tub fee: JPY 1770 per person, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: JPY 2600 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: JPY 1500 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: JPY 1200 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
This property charges a per person, per use spa fee to access the indoor public bath.

We should mention

The Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare requires all international visitors to submit their passport number and nationality when registering at any lodging facility (inns, hotels, motels, etc.). Additionally, accommodation proprietors are required to photocopy passports for all registering guests and keep the photocopy on file.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi, Free wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


  • Self parking (surcharge)

Food and Drink

  • Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–9:30 AM: JPY 2600 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Spa tub
  • Spa services onsite

Family friendly

  • Refrigerator
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free WiFi


  • Elevator/lift

Guest Services

  • Laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual staff

Business Services

  • Meeting Rooms


  • Wheelchair accessible parking


  • Indoor public bath (no mineral springs)

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Cribs available


  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries


  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pay-per-view-channels

Food and Drink

  • Refrigerator


  • Iron/ironing boards
  • Desk

Nearby things to do


Recreational amenities at the hotel include a spa tub.

    Where to eat

    Where to eat
    ESCALE – Serves lunch and dinner.
    ZUIENTEI – Restaurant. Serves lunch and dinner on select days.
    LIBRARY – Restaurant. Serves lunch and dinner.


    5 - Excellent
    4 - Good
    3 - Okay
    2 - Mediocre
    1 - Poor
    Service and Staff
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

    Beautiful property, especially common areas. White-gloved, uniformed service. Very convenient access to key Kyoto sites.

    Stayed 6 nights in Aug. 2019

    4/5 Good

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    Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    Within walking distance to main shopping area. Lots of great little restaurants close by.

    Stayed 5 nights in Aug. 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    The hotel was more than we expected, the room very comfortable, daily breakfast had great selection & the staff were excellent particularly assisting us with touring and dining out

    Stayed 2 nights in Aug. 2019

    4/5 Good

    Good location and a clean, decent sized room. No big complaints except for the VIP complimentary drinks were not complimentary at all! Needed to buy a meal to receive them...

    Stayed 1 night in Aug. 2019

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