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RIHGA Royal Hotel Kyoto
Reviewed on 2020/10/16
Ace Hotel Kyoto
Reviewed on 2020/9/19
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:
- Cultural attractions
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.