Junior Suites details : 8 rooms
Jacuzzi Suites details : 2 rooms
Featuring rooms that boast modern decor and pay homage to the city’s historical roots, Shiki Suites is a stylish alternative to a regular hotel and is located conveniently close to Kyoto Station, within cycling distance of the city’s major attractions.
Shiki Suites is the epitome of easy city living with a taste of laid-back luxury. Each spacious room features state-of-the-art facilities and a generous bathroom, kitchen, and living space. Guests looking for both the privacy of a self-contained apartment and a modern hotel’s hospitality and services will be happy to know Shiki Suites has both.
Shiki Suites is conveniently located in Umekoji, less than a 10-minute walk from Kyoto Station, making it an ideal location for exploring nearby prefectures like Osaka, Nara, and Hyogo or the wider Kyoto prefecture. A short walk west of Shiki Suites sits Umekoji park, a popular park with a sprawling garden, a railway museum, and an eco-friendly aquarium. A 10-minute walk south from Shiki Suites is Kyoto’s famous Toji Temple, a renowned temple with an iconic five-story pagoda.
Looking a little further out, Shiki Suites is ideally situated in a position in the middle of the city, making it the perfect home base for those wanting to explore the city’s sights by rental bicycle. An easy and scenic 20-minute walk or 10-minute bicycle ride east is the Kamo River, home to vibrant city scenes and some of the city’s best dining destinations. Another 15 minutes from the Kamo River is Kiyomizu-dera to the northeast and to the southeast sits Fushimi Inari Shrine.
For those wanting to explore the real old-world Kyoto, head to Wachigai-ya. A 15-minute walk from Shiki Suites, Wachigai-ya is a preserved geisha teahouse or okiya dating from the 1680s. Along the street on which this historic landmark sits, is an endless selection of traditional Japanese homes and buildings, all retaining that elusive and enthralling classic Kyoto charm.
Shiki Suites is a hotel/self-contained serviced apartment hybrid that blends the best of both worlds in style. All rooms are climate-controlled and feature modern decor with a distinctly Japanese feel. The suites offer two beds and a double sofa bed, making a flexible option for small traveling groups and families. It’s also perfect for couples or a pair of friends looking to make the most of Kyoto or a couple’s escape. With its convenient location just a short walk from Kyoto Station, it’s also a great choice for those who want to make the most of Kyoto Station’s nation-wide transport options.
The Junior Suite is 28 meters square and is equipped with a double sofa-bed, 49-inch SONY smart TV, and kitchenette. The living room features a comfy sofa bed (with additional bedding) plus modular coffee/end tables. Carefully laid out to offer segmented living and an effortless sense of flow, it makes the most of the space it has.
There’s also a jacuzzi suite that offers a little extra luxury and style for those who want a little more. Shiki’s jacuzzi suites come with king-size beds as well as a sofa bed for additional guests. One of the very few jacuzzi facilities in Kyoto, these suites are the perfect romantic retreat, popular with both traveling guests and Kyoto locals looking for that special, ultra relaxing experience.
The stylish private bathroom includes a large freestanding bathtub, Japanese washlet, bath amenities, hairdryer, and toothbrushes. Guests will find an electric kettle, microwave, kitchenware, and fridge in the room. Complimentary coffee and tea is provided.
The space is very comfortable for three persons and can fit four. Each room features free Wi-Fi and the option of mobile Wi-Fi device rental to ensure high-speed internet access both in the room and while you travel around town.
Located near Kyoto Station, Shiki Suites is in a great position to not only get around the rest of the city via public transportation, but also to visit surrounding prefectures like Osaka, Nara, Shiga, and Hyogo. Shiki Suites is also only a few minutes from Umekoji Park, a great place to relax and have a picnic, and the aquarium which is a great option for guests traveling with children.
If you book one of the two jazuzzi suites, your room will be complete with a back dack equipped with a jacuzzi. This is perfect for relaxing after a long day out on the town.
Relax and sleep in ultimate comfort in the king size bed. Get the energy you need for the next day of your trip.
Every room at Shiki Suites features a tastefully modern bathroom with a deep bathtub for soaking away the fatigue of your trip. The window of the bath creates a feeling of openness that you have to experience for yourself.
From Kansai International Airport
Approximately 1 hour and 18 minutes.
The easiest way to get to Kyoto Station from the airport is the JR Haruka Limited Express Haruka Line. Kyoto Station is the fourth stop.
From Kyoto Station to Shiki Suites KYOTO UMEKOJI
Approximately 12 minutes on foot (800 m)
Approximately 5 minutes by taxi (800m)