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Stay SAKURA Kyoto Higashi Hongan-ji I
2.5 out of 5
503-1 Koyanagi, Shimogyo, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$1,383 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 8

Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Higashi Honganji Temple and Kyoto Tower. Sanjusangendo Temple and Toji Temple are ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (37 reviews)

"The room was very clean and the hotel was very easy to be accessed."…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/24

Stay SAKURA Kyoto Higashi Hongan-ji I
Kyoto Four Sisters Residence
3.5 out of 5
387 Bishamon-cho, (Nishinotoin-dori, Takeyamachi-sagaru), Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Mikane Shrine, Nijō Castle, and Kyoto International Manga Museum. Kyoto Imperial ...

4.9/5Exceptional! (294 reviews)
Highly recommended.

"We had a wonderful time staying here. Love the quiet local neighborhood with restaurants and 24hr supermarket nearby. The place is very clean and design thoroughly. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Highly recommend for a big group or family to stay."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/25

Kyoto Four Sisters Residence
RESI STAY Kumico Amaterrace
3 out of 5
566-4, Kazahayacho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$1,036 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within 2 mi (3 km) of Nijō Castle, Kyoto Tower, and Gion Corner. Sanjusangendo Temple and Toji Temple are ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (268 reviews)

"All good. The gentleman who took us to the hotel by shuttle bus from the reservation office was so friendly and helpful. I would recommend this hotel."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/23

RESI STAY Kumico Amaterrace

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IRORI KYOTO STATION HIGASHI-HONGANJI
3 out of 5
33, Nijuuninkoucho, Higashinotointouri-Shomen, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$1,293 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Higashi Honganji Temple and Kyoto Tower. Nishiki Market and Kawaramachi are also ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (205 reviews)
I recommend Irori!

"This place was easy to find using Google maps. Small, clean and cute apartment/room. I had a washer in my room, which was extremely helpful. The staff was friendly. Extra notes: Irori was relatively close to restaurants/shops by walking. I rented a bike nearby which was ideal and did a free walking ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/29

IRORI KYOTO STATION HIGASHI-HONGANJI
OYO Hotel Stay Inn Kyoto Gojo
2 out of 5
Kamichofukuji-cho 229-1, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$1,498 per night from Oct 24 to Oct 25

Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Nishihonganji Temple, Nishiki Market, and Shijo Omiya. Kyoto Aquarium and Kyoto Railway ...

4.1/5Very Good! (14 reviews)
Great hotel

"The room is clean and spacious and very budget friendly. Good location as the hotel is also within walking distance from Tambaguchi train station."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/25

OYO Hotel Stay Inn Kyoto Gojo
RESI STAY BRiX
3 out of 5
558-9, Motoshiogama-cho, Kawaramachi-dori, Gojo-sagaru, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$3,451 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4

Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Ichihime Shrine, Kawaramachi, and Higashi Honganji Temple. Nishiki Market and ...

4.6/5Exceptional! (69 reviews)
A great place to stay.

"an amazing place to stay and very clean. The beds are comfortable, the towels are clean. with coffee and tea bag plus a litter snake with surprise. ten mins of walking distance to the train station. all in place nothing needs further."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/10

RESI STAY BRiX
RESI STAY cotorune KYOTO
3 out of 5
253 Ameyacho, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$3,203 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 8

Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Higashi Honganji Temple and Kyoto Tower. Nishihonganji Temple and Nishiki Market ...

4.8/5Exceptional! (114 reviews)

"Great location, few minutes walk from Kyoto station, lose to everything. Newly renovated hotel, everything is brand new, good amenities.great communication from reception staffs and very smooth check in."…"

Reviewed on 2020/1/12

RESI STAY cotorune KYOTO
Stay SAKURA Kyoto Kiyomizu Gojo
3 out of 5
583 Kojimacho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$2,045 per night from Nov 6 to Nov 7

Located in Gion, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Yasaka Shrine, Kiyomizu Temple, and Kawaramachi. Nishiki Market and Shijo Omiya are also ...

4.5/5Wonderful! (21 reviews)

"Very clean, spacious (especially after Tokyo), and great location! 15min walk to "downtown" where most of the restaurants are, close to temples, and 5m from geisha district. A bit confusing initially on whether we needed to check in at the sister location, (only if arriving certain times, otherwise ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/7/24

Stay SAKURA Kyoto Kiyomizu Gojo
Stay SAKURA Kyoto Shijo Karasuma
3 out of 5
770-2 Honryusuicho, Shimogyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto
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Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Nijō Castle and Kyoto Tower. Gion Corner and Sanjusangendo Temple are also within ...

4.2/5Excellent! (144 reviews)

"Très bon emplacement, très bon équipement, rien à redire !"…"

Reviewed on 2019/11/20

Stay SAKURA Kyoto Shijo Karasuma
JHM KYOTO resort Muromachi Gojo
3 out of 5
218 Daikokucho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
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Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Higashi Honganji Temple, Kyoto Tower, and Shijo Omiya. Nishiki Market and Kawaramachi ...

4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)

"ホストの方がチェックイン時に待っていてくださり、部屋の案内をしてくださいました。洗剤もあって、お風呂場に乾燥気がついていて、洗濯がスムーズに出来ます。長期滞在、夏の暑い時期の滞在におすすめです!メッセージのやりとりがいつもスピーディーで何かあった時に安心でした。京都駅から歩ける距離で、四条へも頑張れば歩ける距離です!"…"

Reviewed on 2020/7/27

JHM KYOTO resort Muromachi Gojo
Stay SAKURA Kyoto Nijo Rikyu
3 out of 5
646-3 Nijo Nishinotoincho, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$2,402 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26

Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Nijō Castle and Kyoto Imperial Palace. Gion Corner and Heian Shrine are also within ...

4.1/5Very Good! (44 reviews)
A cold water morning

"No hot water the first morning. There’s a button panel in the kitchen you were supposed to push to start the heater. No signage, no explanation. How are you supposed to know that? Also, Taxi drivers had difficulty finding the hotel, even with their card map"…"

Reviewed on 2019/10/18

Stay SAKURA Kyoto Nijo Rikyu
Connect Hotel Kyoto
3 out of 5
628, Nishikihorikawacho, Kyoto, Kyoto
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Located in Central Kyoto, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of Shijo Omiya, Nishiki Market, and Nijō Castle. Kawaramachi and Kyoto International ...

Connect Hotel Kyoto
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RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto

4 out of 5
1 Taimatsu-cho, Shiokoji-sagaru, HigashiHorikawa-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$2,852 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.4/5Excellent! (2,837 reviews)

"Close to train station, shuttle to train station, clean all throughout"…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/16

RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto
Ace Hotel Kyoto

Ace Hotel Kyoto

4 out of 5
245-2 Aneyakojidori, Higashinotoin-nishiiru Kurumayacho, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$8,355 per night from Oct 27 to Oct 28
4.5/5Wonderful! (33 reviews)

"初めてステイしましたが、ゆっくりできて良い時間を過ごせました。建物はもちろん、お部屋の内装などもおしゃれで可愛かったです。ただ、アメニティの歯磨きタブレットが慣れなくて使いにくかったです。。 ホテル内のレストランもテラス席があり気持ちよかったです。スタッフの方も皆さん気持ちの良い接客でした!京都に訪れる際には再訪したいと思います。"…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/19

Ace Hotel Kyoto
Hotel Monterey Kyoto

Hotel Monterey Kyoto

3.5 out of 5
604 Manjuya-cho, Sanjo-sagaru, Kyoto, Kyoto
The price is NT$2,397 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.3/5Excellent! (990 reviews)
A lovely secret treasure in the heart of downtown

"This is a little hotel that tries hard, and that offers a perfecf location (across from Rokkakudo Temple and in the heart of downtown), a brilliant buffet breakfast, fine videos of Kyoto in the breakfast room and kind, helpful service even in English. And the prices are often extremely reasonable, ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/4/1

Hotel Monterey Kyoto
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Staying in an Apartment in Kyoto

You'll find plenty of places to stay in Kyoto with 1718 hotels and other accommodation options to select from, including 239 apartments. Why not enjoy the prominent temples and picturesque gardens in this culturally-rich area? Kyoto Imperial Palace and Nijo Castle are popular attractions worth a visit.

Why should you consider an apartment versus a traditional hotel? Apartments are a good option for solo travellers who want to live like locals, and also for families who want the conveniences of home.

When is the Best Time to Visit Kyoto?

Though weather is just one factor, it can have an impact on your travel plans, especially if you're planning for a longer stay. Since apartments often have stricter cancellation policies, it might be good to familiarise yourself with these weather averages before you book your trip.

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while January and February are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 16°C and nighttime temperatures average 1°C
  • April-June: 29°C is the daytime average and 7°C is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 33°C and nighttime averages are around 17°C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 25°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • Average rainfall is 1155 inches in a year

Things to Do in Kyoto

Kyoto is well regarded for its gardens and temples. Enjoy the outdoors at Shusuitei Tea House and Maruyama Park, or simply take in cultural attractions like Gion Corner and Pontocho's Kaburenjo Theater. You can also visit some other popular places in town including Kyoto Imperial Palace and Nijo Castle.

Kyoto also is known for:
  • Flowers
  • Cultural attractions
  • Monuments
  • Tours
  • Sightseeing

How to Get to Kyoto and Around the Area

Fly into Osaka (ITM-Itami), which is located 24 mi (38.6 km) away from the heart of the city. Otherwise, look for flights into Kobe (UKB), which is 40 mi (64.4 km) away.

Walk to nearby metro stations like Kyoto Shiyakusho-mae Station, Shiyakusho-mae Station and Sanjo Keihan Station. If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Kyoto Sanjo Station, Kyoto Jingu-marutamachi Station or Kyoto Kawaramachi Station.

Frequently asked questions

What's it like to stay at an apartment in Kyoto?
There are 536 apartments to choose from in Kyoto for your vacation. Why not enjoy the prominent temples and picturesque gardens in this culturally rich area? Kawaramachi and Nishiki Market are top sights to discover.
Are you thinking about an apartment instead of a traditional hotel?
An apartment comes equipped with a kitchen, so you can cook some of your meals, and is often more spacious than a traditional hotel room. Apartments are a good option for solo travelers who want to live like locals, but also for families who want the conveniences of home.
What's the top apartment for my stay in Kyoto?
Stay SAKURA Kyoto Higashi Hongan-ji I: Neighborhood: Central Kyoto. Includes free WiFi and soaking bathtubs. RESI STAY Kumico Amaterrace: Located in Central Kyoto neighborhood. Free WiFi and soaking bathtubs are included. Access to onsite laundry facilities is available on site. Kyoto Four Sisters Residence: Neighborhood: Central Kyoto. Includes laundry facilities, free WiFi, and private balconies. Onsite parking and onsite laundry facilities are on site. IRORI KYOTO STATION HIGASHI-HONGANJI: Located in Central Kyoto neighborhood. Free WiFi and soaking bathtubs are included. Access to onsite laundry facilities is available on site. OYO Hotel Stay Inn Kyoto Gojo: Neighborhood: Central Kyoto. Includes free WiFi.
How many apartments will I find in Kyoto?
Expedia has 536 apartments to book in Kyoto.
What will the weather be like in Kyoto?
Weather is only one factor, but it can really affect your travel plans, especially if you’re planning an extended stay in Kyoto. The hottest months are usually August and July with an average temp of 78°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 44°F. Average annual precipitation for Kyoto is 45 inches.
What should I see in Kyoto?
Kyoto is well regarded for its gardens and temples. Kyoto Aquarium and Kyoto Railway Museum are a couple of family-friendly sights, whereas cultural attractions include Kyoto International Manga Museum and Kyoto MINAMIZA Theatre. You can also visit some other popular places in town, such as Kawaramachi and Nishiki Market.
What's the best way to get to and around Kyoto?
Knowing a bit about the transportation options can save you time when you get to your destination. Fly into Kansai Intl. Airport (KIX), which is located 49.7 mi (80 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into Itami Airport (ITM), which is 24 mi (38.6 km) away. Walk to nearby metro stations like Shiyakusho-mae Station, Sanjo Keihan Station, and Karasuma Oike Station.