Destination Guide: Japan

Ritz-Carlton and Four Seasons to open in Kyoto

Kyoto is set to boost its C&I appeal with new Ritz-Carlton and Four Seasons hotels in spring 2014.

Ritz-Carlton and Four Seasons to open in Kyoto
Ritz-Carlton and Four Seasons to open in Kyoto

The construction of the Ritz-Carlton is set to begin next year. The hotel will have 140 rooms, restaurants and a spa. It will be located by the Kamo River, near downtown Kyoto.  

Four Seasons plans to open a 200-room hotel with a spa.  

Kyoto Convention Bureau international marketing manager James Kent said: "As the country recovers from the disaster caused by the tsunami and the earthquake, Japan will be at the centre of global conferences and events, and Kyoto is looking forward to hosting them."

 

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