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Rooms and Suites at Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto

From 1,048 USD
City View Deluxe Room

City View Deluxe Room ( 463ft2 - 549ft2 )

The City View Deluxe Room is a guest room with either a king bed or two double beds and offers a city view. It presents

From 1,152 USD
City View Premier Room

City View Premier Room ( 538ft2 - 721ft2 )

The City View Premier Room offers a choice of a king bed or two double beds with a view of the city. This spacious guest

From 1,256 USD
Garden View Room

Garden View Room ( 506ft2 - 657ft2 )

The Garden View Room is a guest room with either one king bed or two double beds, offering a delightful view of the garden. The

From 1,360 USD
Castle View Nijo Room

Castle View Nijo Room ( 538ft2 )

The Castle View Nijo Room offers a choice of 1 King bed or 2 double beds, with a captivating view of Nijo-jo Castle. Built in

From 1,757 USD
 City View Deluxe Suite

City View Deluxe Suite ( 592ft2 - 700ft2 )

The City View Deluxe Suite offers a stunning city view from its highest floor location. It consists of a separate living room and bedroom, beautifully

From 2,105 USD
 City View Executive Suite

City View Executive Suite ( 926ft2 )

The City View Executive Suite offers a spacious and luxurious 1-bedroom accommodation with a choice of a king bed or 2 double beds. Located on

From 2,454 USD
Garden Suite

Garden Suite ( 1023ft2 )

The Garden Suite is a spacious 1-bedroom suite with a garden view. It pays homage to the former Mitsui residence, featuring a modern recreation of

From 2,781 USD
Castle View Nijo Suite

Castle View Nijo Suite ( 1206ft2 )

The Castle View Nijo Suite, a spacious 1-bedroom suite offers a stunning view of Nijo-jo Castle. With its own living room and bedroom areas, the

From 3,974 USD
Courtyard View Onsen Suite

Courtyard View Onsen Suite ( 1087ft2 )

The Courtyard View Onsen Suite is a spacious 1-bedroom suite with a courtyard view. It offers a relaxing experience with its own outdoor onsen bath

Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto

The Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto offers a unique blend of traditional Japanese design and modern amenities.

This review will explore its rooms and dining options and highlight the service that sets this hotel apart from other luxury hotels in the area. It is the perfect destination for people planning a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or a business trip. It is for those seeking a great stay in this historic city. Read on to find out all that this hotel has to offer.


Kyoto has been a popular destination for visitors since ancient times. Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto, a Luxury Collection Hotel & Spa, harmonizes nature, climate, and history while harnessing guests' enjoyment. The hotel's brand's concept is "Embracing Japan's Beauty." It reflects this ideal and its ties with traditional Japanese aesthetics.

Kyoto's culture, from architecture to crafts, food, and service, is reflected in every detail of the hotel. Moreover, the hotel offers natural spring water drawn from an onsite source. The 24-hour fitness center is also a great way to stay in shape. Enjoy the view of Kyoto and its garden in your hotel suite or room. You will also have 24-hour service.


This property is located in Kyoto, Japan. It was built on the site of a centuries-old residence that belonged to the Mitsui Family. This is a powerful Japanese clan that created dozens of major corporations. Kajiimiya Gate is the first thing you see when entering the property. It features a temple-like design of 18th-century tiles and wood. The hotel is also a subtle echo of Nijo Castle (a 17th-century Unesco World Heritage site). It is located across Horikawa Street.

Service and Facilities

The "ambassadors," a team of smiling and friendly staff, welcome guests to the hotel. They also perform a tea ceremony on the premises and lead tours. Shiki-noma is a replica. It is beautifully crafted. It copies the ceremonial rooms from Mitsui's original home. The scent of hinoki cypress fills the room as you remove your shoes. You will then enter a tranquil traditional space. Here, you will have views of the garden.

The space is also used to host wellness breathing sessions each morning. Guests can inhale or exhale while lying on yoga mats. The Thermal Spring Spa is another highlight in the basement. It has an onsen hot spring bathing pool with black walls and boulders.

The hotel also has a peaceful four-room spa with two private bathing suites. The staff can also arrange activities throughout Kyoto, including afternoon tea.


There are 161 rooms. Some rooms have views of Nijo Castle's walls, while others offer views of Kyoto or the central gardens. The basement also has two Onsen Deluxe Suites, ideal for bath lovers. They feature a spacious design and private onsens.

Besides, you'll find light stone bathtubs in the bathrooms with aromatic black-packaged amenities. The elegant bathrooms are also a place to pamper yourself.


Two hotel restaurants look out onto the central stage garden. Signature Toki offers a unique dining experience. The chef blends French cuisine with Japanese influences, such as white miso-marinated smoked fish.

Forni is a relaxed, all-day Italian restaurant famous for its wafer-thin pizzas. The Garden Bar showcases Kyoto's tea tools for a special afternoon tea. Try a Kira cocktail made with bamboo grass-infused Kyoto Gin and orange bitters for an evening pit stop.

Forni (Italian Cuisine)

Forni's culinary team pays homage to traditional handmade dishes. Italy is a country with a bountiful and rich nature, which makes it an ideal source of fresh ingredients. Kyoto shares this. In Kyoto, guests taste Italian ingredients and local products, experiencing the 24 terms of the solar calendar. Moreover, the garden is visible from every seat at Forni and is reflected in each season. Forni features a Japanese kamado-style cooking range.

The Garden Bar (Bar & Lounge)

The hotel's Japanese garden is open in all four seasons. Spring brings the sakura cherries. Autumn is vibrant and beautiful. The summer months are lush and green. And winter has a breathtaking snowscape. At the Garden Bar, guests can unwind while taking in the stunning views of the gardens at night.


YUI is a Japanese restaurant in London. It offers dishes prepared using the best culinary skills and techniques. YUI's Japanese food is based on dashi jiru, the traditional Japanese stock. You will have a sustainable new meal. You can also enjoy the view of the courtyard and garden. They show the changing seasons.


Here, you will see the Japanese court garden in full view. It combines nature's beauty and flowing water. Toki allows you to enjoy the Kyoto seasons while celebrating special occasions. Moreover, the chef fuses French and Japanese culinary techniques and traditions. TOKI offers a glimpse into a new world of culinary innovation.

Spa and Wellness

The hotel offers a unique set of Spa treatments, including massage oil body treatments. These treatments combine with a visit to a Thermal spring to create a truly relaxing experience.

Moreover, the private Onsen has a Japanese Garden and an enclosed wet space. Room service is also available to guests at the Private Onsen but only to hotel guests.

The thermal spring is an onsen pool that guests bathe in while wearing swimsuits. It is a hot natural spring about 1,000 meters beneath the hotel.


With its 5 star rating, this hotel is in the heart of Kyoto, Japan. It has an elegant design and great service. It also has a rich history and fine dining options. Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto offers an unforgettable experience. Expect world-class amenities, facilities, and dining options. Book your stay today. Discover why it is a top choice for travelers looking for a truly exceptional stay in one of Japan's most beautiful cities.

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Why we love this hotel

  • The hotel is located in the heart of Kyoto. It sits next to Nijo-jo Castle (UNESCO World Heritage Site) and on the site of the Kyoto home of the Kitake.
  • The restaurants and bar facilities consist of 5 distinct sections. Toki, Yui, Forni, The Garden Bar, and Shiki-No-Ma surround the curated garden.
  • Kyoto is home to verdant mountains and clear water. The Thermal Spring Spa facilities use natural spring water drawn from an on-site source.
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