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New Signature Treatment “Kyoto Bamboo Ritual” at The Ritz-Carlton Spa

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

For the first time in Japan, Kyoto’s finest healing space, The Ritz-Carlton Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is offering the ESPA “Kyoto Bamboo Ritual”, starting in August. The treatment invites you to relax deeply, as if you were refreshing your spirit in a Kyoto bamboo grove. 

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Experience Authentic Japanese Culture through a variety of Activities at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Wednesday, May 10, 2016

Located in the heart of a city famed for its Zen temples, historic palaces and beautiful gardens, The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto, the city’s first international luxury branded resort, invites guests to uncover its best kept secrets and hidden gems

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Osteria Francescana’s charismatic chef, Massimo Bottura will appear in Kyoto for the first time at La Locanda’s Guest Chef Event “A Tavola Con Valentino – Chef Valentino’s Table”

Monday, April 4, 2016

The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto, opened in February 2014 will offer the second of the food and art events, “A Tavola con Valentino – Chef Valentino’s Table” at the Italian restaurant, La Locanda.  

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La Locanda at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Introduces “A Tavola con Valentino - Chef Valentino’s Table” Guest Chef Series

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

This spring through fall, Valentino Palmisano, Chef de Cuisine at La Locanda at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto, is inviting acclaimed chefs from around the world for a series of events called “A Tavola con Valentino – Chef Valentino’s table.”

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The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Welcome Children Program with The New Ritz Kids® Night Safari

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

One of the world's leading hotel chains, The Ritz-Carlton opened in Kyoto in February 2014 as the fourth location in Japan of the Marriott Hotel Group luxury hotel chain.  

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Discover Japan with The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto and The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo Through 'One Journey, Two Capitals'

Monday, October 5, 2015

From the vibrant pop culture and cosmopolitan nightlife of Tokyo, to the zen gardens and ancient temples of Kyoto, The Ritz-Carlton enriches the experiences of its Ladies and Gentlemen, looking after every aspect of their travels in Japan between the two cities.

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Virtuoso® Honors The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto with A 2015 Best of The Best Hotel Award

Monday, August 31, 2015

International luxury travel network Virtuoso® recently announced the winners of its prestigious 2015 Best of the Best hotel awards at its 27th annual Virtuoso Travel Week conference, where The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto was recognized for the Best Achievement in Design. 

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New Cultural Offerings at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Monday, July 27, 2015

Highly acclaimed for being the only luxury resort in the cultural heart of Japan, The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is debuting a series of new offerings rich in Japanese culture, infusing old traditions with modern luxury and appealing to international travelers around the world.  

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The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Launches New Kimono Cultural Experience for Guests this Summer

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Taking its inspiration from the “yukata,” or the traditional Japanese summer kimono, The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is offering guests the chance to experience the city as a local with a customized fitting and yukata rental.   

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Renowned Chef Alain Devahive Hosts Culinary Journey in Japan Beginning at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Monday, February 16, 2015

Celebrated chef Alain Devahive of the infamous three-Michelin-Starred Spanish restaurant, elBulli, is embarking on a food tour with The Ritz-Carlton properties in Asia, beginning in Singapore and Hong Kong, then Kyoto, Osaka, Tokyo before visiting the Ritz-Carlton hotels in Shanghai, Beijing and Tianjin.  

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