Experience Our Hotel Near Kyoto Tower


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The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto cultivates experiences that are as diverse as the city itself. Explore Kyoto on a rickshaw or by foot: this Kyoto hotel with a pool resides near notable attractions like Gion and the Nishiki Market. Or venture further afield to the Bamboo Forest and other iconic destinations. On property, the Kyoto, Japan spa allows guests to unwind. Alternatively, they can immerse themselves in Japanese culture with a repertoire of activities ranging from mastering Japanese sweets to practicing the movements of a samurai warrior.

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Spa Reception

The Ritz-Carlton Spa

The Ritz-Carlton Spa offers an extensive menu in one of its 7 treatment rooms, heated swimming pool, and a 24 hour fitness center.

Phone:   +81 75-7465554
9:00 AM-10:00 PM
Appointment required
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Fitness Center

Open 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
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The Ritz-Carlton, Spa

Mon-Sun : 6:30 AM-10:00 PM


Kyoto is a city steeped in history where artisans practice skills passed down over centuries. Immerse yourself in this culture with authentic activities curated by The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto. From Japanese sweets classes and cycling tours to craft workshops and activities for children, each activity highlights Japanese traditions. To reserve an activity, please contact one of the hotel’s Ladies or Gentlemen in the lobby one day ahead of the activity or dial extension 9. Reservations are also available via email.

Explore Kyoto Attractions From This Downtown Hotel

Located near the Kamo River, The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is just moments away from some of the city’s most renowned destinations. From exhibits centered on the art of sake at the Horino Memorial Museum, to skyline views enjoyed from the Kyoto Tower, to temples, gardens and shrines like the Fushimi Inari Shrine, Kyoto welcomes you with one-of-a-kind attractions and experiences.

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Planning Your Trip in Kyoto, Japan

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Ritz Kids

Watch with a smile as your child explores and grows through Ritz Kids during your stay. They unearth a personal connection, respect, and appreciation for the environment, make amazing discoveries that will last a lifetime, and remain passionate and inspired long after your stay with us comes to an end. The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto aims to delight your child by making memories that last well beyond your stay with us. Ritz Kids is an engaging and immersive experience that builds upon the adventures of travel your child will always treasure. As Jean-Michel Cousteau says, “All kids start out as scientists, constantly asking ‘Why? What’s that? How does it work?’”

Ritz Kids Kyoto Experiences

Ritz Kids resort experiences tap into that innate curiosity by introducing our youngest guests to both the natural wonders and the rich cultural traditions of our resort locations. Immersive and adventurous, the resort experiences provide your child with enthralling activities to reward their interest in the beauty and workings of the world we live in. With a diverse collection of activities based on the four pillars of the program – water, land, environmental responsibility, and culture – kids are swept away by everything from coral reefs and forests, to recycling and sustainability, storytelling, art, and even food.

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How To Reserve a Guest Activity

Please reserve by 6 p.m. with any of our Ladies and Gentlemen at the front desk one day prior to the day of the activity. You can also call us at Extension 9.

Kindly arrive in front of the concierge desk 10 minutes prior to the starting time.

If the guest cancels a chargeable activity on the reserved day, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the activity fee. Programs are subject to change without notice.

For more information, or to reserve, please call +81-75-746-5555 or email our Guest Activity Team at rc.kyoto.activity@ritzcarlton.com

The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Ritz Kids Activities

Ritz Kids Treasure Hunt
This activity is arranged upon request and subject to availability.

Seven Buddha statues are hidden somewhere in the hotel – and it’s up to you to find them, using the secret treasure map. Take part in our treasure hunt challenge and receive a special gift at the end of the activity.

Friendly Balloons 
This activity is arranged upon request and subject to availability.

What’s more fun than a balloon? How about a balloon shaped like a rabbit or a lion? Join this special balloon art and learn how to make balloon animals and other great shapes with just a few twists and turns.

Ritz Kids Night 
7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m., Everyday

Life is full of discoveries, starting from the earliest years. At our special children’s evening program, we like to combine fun with valuable learning experiences. Enjoy a quiet dinner in one of our excellent restaurants and let us be the guardians of your little loved ones. This program is especially designed for children aged 4 to 12.

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