Perched over the narrow, wooden streets of Kyoto’s historic Higashiyama district, the Park Hyatt combines the city’s rich history and culture with the all the luxurious embellishments expected of the brand. Step inside from the bustle of the city and be transported to a space resonating with total tranquillity. Low ceilings, a soothing natural palate and minimalist design create the atmosphere of a traditional Japanese inn, with carefully-placed modern artworks, grand marble bathrooms and inviting king-size beds offering the deft Park Hyatt touch. Those looking for a quiet stay in the city will favour the garden view suites, overlooking the gentle hilltop forests where the hotel is nestled. Meanwhile, those enchanted by the allure of the city’s magnificent history will want to wind down in a Kyoto view suite, watching over the undulating tiled rooftops punctuated with towering pagodas and enigmatic temples.
Dining at Park Hyatt Kyoto is a real highlight of your stay. In a traditional and atmospheric teahouse, the hotel’s Michelin-starred restaurant Kyoyamato showcases some of the best Kaiseki cuisine in the city, a reputation it has respectfully earnt over its impressive six generations of family service. Mouthwatering French cuisine prepared using Japanese techniques can be sampled at Yasaka, while relaxed local bites are always a treat at Kyoto Bistro. Following a day’s adventuring in the city, locally-inspired services at the spa encompass some of Kyoto’s most indulgent rituals, with soothing green tea footbaths and spiritual bamboo treatments sure to leave you in a place of ultimate serenity.
Beyond the peaceful confines of the hotel, the Higashiyama district is brimming with delicious restaurants, quaint artisan shops and stunning architecture, with notable mentions going to the impressive Yasaka Pagoda and the array of historic teahouses which the area is famous for.
Lovers of history and culture
THINGS TO DO AT THE HOTEL:
Sample some of the city's finest Kaiseki cuisine at the Michelin-starred Kyoyamato restaurant
Wind down at the spa with an indulgent treatment incorporating green tea or bamboo extracts
Absorb the peace and tranquility in the beautifully maintained gardens
Sip colourful cocktails as the sun sets over the city’s rolling rooftops
Enjoy a delicious meal as you watch a traditional dance performance at Kyoyamato
Rejuvenate your mind and body with a meditative zazen session
THINGS TO DO NEARBY:
Immerse yourself in local culture at a fascinating traditional tea ceremony
Marvel at the impressive and ornate architecture of the Yasaka Pagoda
Peruse the delightful selection of shops on your doorstep
Venture into the city centre to experience the real buzz of cosmopolitan Japan
Sample the traditional Kyoto lifestyle as you explore the city in an elegant kimono
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