Welcome to The Westin Miyako Kyoto

Treat your family to a luxury experience in Kyoto

The Westin Miyako Kyoto opened in 1890 at the base of Higashiyama in the ancient capital city of Kyoto, Japan. For more than 130 years, our family-friendly hotel has responded to the changing times while respecting its traditions. Now, we open a new chapter in our hotel's history. Expect memorable moments filled with understated elegance, luxury and approachable service when you visit us in Kyoto, Japan. Explore nearby museums, music halls, zoos and many historical temples and shrines, including the Heian Shrine, Nanzenji, Eikando and Ginkakuji. Sample delicious, locally inspired dishes and expertly crafted cocktails in one of our many hotel restaurants. At the end of your day in Kyoto, settle into a well-appointed hotel room or suite with complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV and 24-hour room service. Experience all Kyoto, Japan, has to offer with your family at The Westin Miyako Kyoto.

Spa Rules
Those with tattoos, children under 4 years old or under 12 years old without an accompanying adult are not allowed to enter SPA KACHO. Also, for your safety and health, please do not use the facility immediately before and after your meal, or after drinking alcohol.

Rooms and Suites

The Westin Miyako Experience
Le Jardin Sothys Entrance

Signature Treatment

Adjoining Spa KACHO is Le Jardin Sothys, a retreat salon that lets guests be immersed in the Westin “Feel Well” experience, where the deep healing traditions of Kyoto are offered in an extensive menu of treatments by expert spa therapists.

Bird Watching Trail

Wild Bird Sanctuary and Trail

Guests who enjoy bird watching can wander the nearby trail that ascends toward the Ohyakuinari Shrine and Jizo relics, and enjoy the peace and tranquility of a serene green forest that is a natural habitat for over 50 species of wild birds.

teaceremony  experience

Tea Ceremony Experience

Between the hotel’s main building and the Kasui-en annex, a peaceful tea room “Karaku-an” becomes a classroom where guests can learn about the Japanese tea ceremony from Soryu Tamon who is an honorary master of Urasenke, one of the main schools of Japanese tea ceremony, along with the philosophy, culture, and traditions behind the art of tea preparation.

Fitness center is closed from July 5-7 for mainten
Due to regular inspection of the facilities in the pool and gym area of Westin WORKOUT on the 3rd floor, we will be temporarily closed from July 5 - 7. 2022 (for 3-days).

Discover the Kyoto Keage Onsen


In the South Wing of the hotel, a luxurious, newly completed hot spring and day spa complex with extraordinary views invites guests to experience the restorative essence of the Westin “Feel Well” ethos and discover complete well-being and relaxation.

SPA "KACHO" Men's Bath
SPA "KACHO" Men's Bath
SPA "KACHO" Men's Sauna



The jewel in the crown at The Westin Miyako Kyoto is its Kasui-en annex. The hotel’s outstanding annex, hailed as a masterpiece of modernist Japanese architecture, was designed by celebrated architect Togo Murano in 1959.

Kasuien garden as seen from tsuki-7 room

Club Lounge

Westin Club

The exclusive lounge on the third floor of the hotel enables travelers to “Work Well”, and provides guests a quiet space to get work done. Guests can enjoy the convenience of a breakfast menu, complimentary drinks as well as a cocktail hour at the end of each day.

Westin Club

The Westin Miyako Events

Meetings & Special Events

If you're planning an event or destination events in Kyoto, we offers a range of expansive, adaptable venues, as well as unique spaces.

Minori room
Shuttle Bus Service
〈From KYOTO STA. HACHIJO EXIT〉 Weekdays: Departure every 40th minute of the hour between 10:00 AM through 6:00 PM, Weekends and Holidays: Departure at 8:40 AM, and every 10th minute and 40th minute of the hour between 9:00 AM through 6:00 PM


The Westin Miyako Kyoto

Keage, Sanjo, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan, 605-0052

Tel: +81 75-7717111
Enjoy the Hotel & Surroundings

Located in the ancient city of Kyoto, Japan, our hotel provides memorable moments of understated elegance, luxury and considerate service. Nearby explore museums, music halls, zoos, historical temples and shrines, including the Nanzenji, Heian Shrine, Eikando and Ginkakuji.


Plan and Prepare for your Stay

Property Details

Frequently Asked Questions