Oakwood debuts as UNESCO World Heritage destination in Japan with Oakwood Hotel Oike Kyoto – Hospitality Net
Strategically located near many of Kyoto’s most popular tourist attractions, Oakwood Hotel Oike Kyoto is a two-minute walk from Kyoto Shiyakusho-Mae Station on the Tozai Municipal Subway Line and a fifteen-minute train ride from the Kyoto station. Its exceptional address is perfect for business and leisure travelers seeking authentic local experiences, cultural immersion, and exploration of Kyoto’s architectural wonders. Major nearby landmarks include Nijo Castle, Kyoto Imperial Palace, and Sentō Imperial Palace, home of the Emperors of Japan for many centuries.
Steps from popular riverside walks and charming restaurants along the beautiful Kamo River, the property offers a myriad of retail and epicurean delights after a day of historical sightseeing. Just minutes away by taxi, subway, or even a rental bicycle are the ancient cobblestone streets, geishas and teahouses of Higashiyama’s iconic ‘old town’, with many authentic local restaurants and craft shops. traditional Japanese and kimono at Karasuma-Shijo and Nishiki Market.
Today’s Kyoto is also an information technology hub, the home port of industry leaders such as Nintendo and the University Center of Japan with more than 40 higher education institutions, including the Kyoto Institute of Technology, ranked among the best in the world for architecture and design.
The Oakwood Hotel Oike Kyoto offers a safe haven for business and leisure travelers seeking residential comfort without compromising on service excellence. The 104 stylish guest rooms promise a great night’s sleep with quality beds and the latest in-room technology including an air purifier, 55-inch flat-screen smart TV, tablet, newspaper readers, and free Wi-Fi. -Free WiFi as well as world-class customer services. Sixteen studios have a well-equipped kitchen with fridge, microwave, kitchenware, washing machine and dryer. Café O, an on-site restaurant, serves breakfast with local culinary specialties. Other facilities include a co-working space, smoking room, laundry facilities, housekeeping and multilingual customer relations for seamless assistance, such as limousine, taxi and airport bus arrangements.
To protect the health and safety of guests, associates and the local community, Oakwood Clean360 will be observed so that the renowned Oakwood experience can be enjoyed with peace of mind.