Welcome to The Westin Miyako Kyoto

A wellness-inspired hotel experience in Kyoto

The history of The Westin Miyako Kyoto resort began in 1890 at the base of Higashiyama in the capital city of Kyoto, Japan. For over 130 years, our hotel has changed in response to the times while respecting tradition. Now, we open a new chapter in our history. Located in the ancient city of Kyoto, Japan, our hotel provides memorable moments of understated elegance, luxury and approachable service. Explore nearby museums, music halls, zoos, historical temples and shrines, including the Nanzenji, Heian Shrine, Eikando and Ginkakuji. Make time for delicious, locally-inspired dishes and expertly crafted cocktails in one of our many restaurants. At the end of your day in Kyoto, settle into well-appointed hotel rooms and suites with complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and 24-hour room service. Experience all Kyoto, Japan has to offer at The Westin Miyako Kyoto.

Rooms and Suites

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The Westin Miyako Experience
Entrance to the Le Jardin Sothys hair salon with modern details and curving accents.

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 with steps leading onto a shaded path and lined with trees.

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.

Lady in traditional attire performing a tea ceremony ritual.

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.

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 area with railings into jetted tub and lounge chairs with relaxing view of the garden.
Men's baths with railings leading into the pools and curved window for view the gardens outside.
Men's sauna with all wood interior, benches, and low lighting for relaxation.



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 view with roof lines, walking paths, and gardens on a sunny day.

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 Lounge with chairs, tables, wood flooring and mirror accents.

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 event space with floor to ceiling windows that look out onto trees and beautiful green landscape.


The Westin Miyako Kyoto

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

Tel: +81 75-7717111
Distance From Property: 60 KM
Phone Number: +81 6-6856-6781
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Distance From Property: 102 KM
Phone Number: +81 72-455-2500
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Local Shuttle: Complimentary


Subway Station:

KEAGE / TOZAI-line of Subway

KYOTO / JR-line

Train Station:

Kyoto Station

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.

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Property Details


Fitness Center


Indoor Pool

Meeting Space

Convenience Store


Room Service

Wake up Calls

Daily Housekeeping

Turndown Service

Service Request

Check-in: 3:00 pm

Check-out: 12:00 pm

Smoke Free Property

Pet Policy

Pets Not Allowed

Parking On-Site Parking

Hourly: ¥440

Daily: ¥1500

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Concierge desk service

Currency Exchange

Languages spoken by staff:
Japanese, English, Chinese, Italian, French

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +81 75-7717111

Accessible Hotel Features

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Guest Room Accessibility

Bathtub Seat

Mobility accessible rooms


Carbon Footprint: 307.69 kg per room night

Environmental Practices

Guest Room Recycling