Be sure to go on the secret garden exploration tour with the resort's Cultural Ambassadors to discover the beauty of Kyoto's nature and enjoy forest bathing.
Rooms and suites boast floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the moss-covered stone paths, maple trees, and hillside. All pay homage to traditional Japanese culture through subtle design elements, and feature minimalist architecture.
The Living Pavilion serves both local and Western dishes, with an elegant interior that includes a bar arranged around a fireplace and floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open onto the terrace. Taka-An is a gourmet omakase venue, with dishes crafted from seasonal produce.
Soak in one of the indoor or outdoor onsen bathing pools, which are fed by natural hot springs. The spa includes three private treatment suites and a relaxing lounge, offering treatments that incorporate local Japanese ingredients and practices. Embark on a one-day mindfulness journey, or practice yoga in the forest glade in a private session.
Visit Kamishichiken, a historic geisha district, where you can visit an ancient teahouse and see a geisha performance. Discover Kyoto’s numerous temples, such as Koetsuji Temple and Kinkakuji. Practice the historic art of ikebana, the art of flower arranging, or learn about garden design.
1 Okitayama Washimine-Cho, Kita-ku. Kyoto, 6030000 Japan
Kansai International Airport.
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Valid only for new Fine Hotels + Resorts bookings made through The Centurion Concierge, The Platinum Concierge or American Express Travel Online (online bookings currently only available to Basic Centurion Card members or Basic Platinum Card members). Payment must be made in full with an American Express® Card in the Centurion Card member's name or Platinum Card member's name. Available for Centurion Card members and Platinum Charge Card members, and excludes Platinum Credit Card members who are not also Centurion Card members or Platinum Charge Card members. Cardmember must travel on itinerary booked to be eligible for benefits described.
CENTURION Fine Hotels + Resorts
Centurion Members have access to exclusive benefits when booking by calling Centurion Travel Service on 1800 396 8866. These benefits include those offered by the Fine Hotels + Resorts program, as well as the following:
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* Certain room categories are not eligible for upgrade; call The Centurion Concierge at 1800 396 8866 for details.
** Complimentary In-Room Wi-Fi is not available in all locations. See terms for details.
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CENTURION Fine Hotels + Resorts Terms and Conditions
Valid only for new Centurion Fine Hotels + Resorts bookings made through The Centurion Concierge a by calling 1800 396 8866 at participating Aman, Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, Belmond Hotels, The Peninsula Hotels, St. Regis properties, Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts and Oetker Collection. Payment must be made in full with an American Express Card in the Centurion Member’s name. Centurion Member must travel on itinerary booked to be eligible for benefits described. Noon check-in is based on availability and is provided at check-in. Room upgrade will be confirmed at time of reservation subject to availability, and will replace Fine Hotels + Resorts room upgrade at time of check-in. Certain room categories are not eligible for room upgrade; call the The Centurion Concierge at 1800 396 8866 for details. Breakfast amenity varies by property, but will be, at a minimum, a continental breakfast. Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided in room, with the exception of select properties where In-Room Wi-Fi is included as part of a mandatory daily resort fee or is not available. In these instances complimentary Wi-Fi will be provided in a common space on property. Call The Centurion Concierge at 1800 396 8866 or property specific details regarding Wi-Fi. Benefit restrictions vary by Centurion Fine Hotels + Resorts property and cannot be redeemed for cash, and may not be combined with other offers unless indicated. Certain participating Centurion Fine Hotels + Resorts properties will offer with a minimum paid two (2) consecutive night stay a Centurion benefit of (1) a US$200 food & beverage or spa credit; (2) a US$200 food & beverage credit only; or (3) a U.S $100 food & beverage or spa credit. Call The Centurion Concierge at 1800 396 8866 for details. Credit is applied in U.S. dollars or equivalent in local currency based on the exchange rate on the day of check out. Unused credit will be forfeited at check-out. Benefits and additional Fine Hotels + Resorts promotions are only applied at check-out and expire at check-out. Limit one (1) benefit package per room, per stay. Three room limit per Centurion Member, per stay; back-to-back stays within a 24-hour period at the same property considered one stay. If the Centurion Member cancels their room, any additional rooms will no longer qualify for benefits as the Centurion Member must be staying at the hotel. Participating Fine Hotels + Resorts properties and benefits are subject to change. Taxes, surcharges and additional fees are as supplied by the hotel at the time of reservation; however they are subject to change and will be charged as applicable at the time of settlement of your hotel account. Note that payments made in foreign currencies will be subject to a foreign currency conversion and commission at the time of payment upon departure.
The Hotel Collection Terms and Conditions
This benefit is applicable to Basic and Supplementary Centurion or Platinum Card members. Valid for new bookings with participating providers of at least two consecutive nights made through The Centurion Concierge, The Platinum Concierge or American Express Travel Online. Payment must be made in full with an American Express® Card in the Centurion or Platinum Card members’ name. Centurion or Platinum Card member must travel on itinerary booked.
Centurion or Platinum Card member will receive hotel credit upon check-out equal to US$1 for each eligible dollar spent, up to US$100, which amount will be credited upon check-out based on qualifying charges made by the Centurion or Platinum Card member excluding charges for taxes, gratuities, fees and cost of room. Additional exclusions based on specific hotel restrictions may also apply (including without limitation purchases within the hotel that are unaffiliated and/or owned by third parties) – see applicable hotel front desk for details. Credit must be used in conjunction with initial stay and cannot be carried over to another stay, is not redeemable for cash and expires at checkout. Credit is non-exchangeable and non-refundable and is applied in US$ or equivalent in local currency based on exchange rate on day of arrival. May not be combined with other offers or programs unless indicated. Limit one credit per room, per stay. Room upgrade is based on availability and eligibility at check-in. Three-room limit per Cardmember per stay; back to back stays within a 24-hour period at the same property are considered one stay. In the case of room cancellation, all additional rooms will no longer qualify for any benefits. Participating providers and benefits subject to change. Hotel nightly rates vary by property, dates, room category and occupancy. Taxes, surcharges and additional fees are as supplied by the hotel at the time of reservation; however they are subject to change and will be charged as applicable at the time of settlement of your hotel account. Note that payments made in foreign currencies will be subject to a foreign currency conversion and commission at the time of payment upon departure.
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