A tribute to the traditions of Kyoto
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In the historic capital of Kyoto, this new luxurious address has already established itself as a secret hideaway for travelers seeking authentic Japanese hospitality. Discover the beauty and cultural heart of the country, from the Samurai era to the dawn of modern Japan... Welcome to the Kyoto Yura Hotel MGallery by Sofitel !

1st property of the MGallery Hotels collection in Japan, the Kyoto Yura Hotel - MGallery by Sofitel is located in the heart of the lively Sanjo area, popular for its restaurants, shops and many activities. Close to the city's most scenic spots, including the famous geisha district of Gion, Kawaramach, or the Yasaka Shinto Shrine, this charming address has the perfect location!

The opening of Kyoto Yura Hotel MGallery strengthens our luxury footprint in Japan [...]. Home to 17 stunning UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Kyoto is considered the heart and soul of traditional Japan. Famed for its great temples, beautiful gardens and intricate works of art, the place offers the touch of a modern city as well as the historical treasure.

Patrick Basset Chief Operating Office at Accor for Upper Southeast & Northeast Asia and the Maldives

A fabulous journey to the crossroads of time

With a design inspired by the legendary Samurai era, the establishment pays homage to Kyoto's artistic traditions and historical heritage, and offers unique experiences influenced by local culture.
Its 144 rooms feature a contemporary classical design, with Nishijin-ori - a traditional local fabric celebrating a weaving heritage dating back over 1,200 years. Not to mention, a seating area furnished with traditional tatami mats for a moment of serenity. 

On the restaurant side, the MGallery Kyoto Yura Hotel has some delicious culinary adventures in store for you. The 54th Station Grill restaurant, named after the ancient route connecting Tokyo and Kyoto, offers breakfast as well as kaisekis, tapas and grilled meats, revisiting Western dishes with a Japanese touch.

For food and cocktail lovers, go to the 1867 bar in the lobby, to experience a range of traditional and modern cocktails, mocktails and wines.  

In addition to a floor service and a concierge, the address includes a fitness room opened 24 hours a day.

The MGallery Kyoto Yura Hotel joins the MGallery collection, which is composed of 101 properties around the world. Sources of inspiration, renowned for their unique personality, that guarantee you charming and unique experiences.

New, equally fascinating establishments will soon be added to the brand's address book, such as MGallery Cannes and MGallery Hong Kong.