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Omo5 Kyoto Sanjo

OMO5 Kyoto Sanjo by Hoshino Resorts

Kyoto, Japan

The OMO5 Sanjo by Hoshino Resorts is the epitome of what you would expect from the economy brand of one of Japan’s most high-end hotel chains.

This is a comfortable and modern no fuss option that will provide guests with a clean and comfortable place to stay, but the excellent location allows you to spend your time on experiences that get you out and about in the city. Rare for Japan, the entire property is non-smoking.


The OMO5 has a dynamic, young feel to it. It's refreshing for the hotel scene in Kyoto and delivers exceptional value.


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As is typical with the design of all OMO brand properties throughout Japan, the rooms are very simple and sleek. They aren't the largest rooms in the city, but they are well-fitted to maximize space thanks to their minimalist design. For larger groups, there are quads available as well as the superior room which caters for up to three guests.


The OMO5 is located in Sanjo in the heart of Kyoto’s downtown. Surrounded by shopping arcades, bars and restaurants, and with access to Kyoto’s city buses, Kyoto Shiyakusho Mae Station, Sanjo Keihan and Sanjo Station, it’s a great spot in the city to return to at night.

Food and drink

The hotel has a café onsite where breakfast is served as well as snacks and drinks throughout the day. 


There is a quad room available, which might best suit those staying with children.

Facilities and activities

  • Omo Base Community Lounge.
  • Go-KINJO map and activities. The property runs a service of local guides operating in the area. It allows guests to gain a deeper understanding of the Sanjo part of the city through smaller, intimate tours operated by the OMO5 Kyoto Sanjo.

Tour ideas in Kyoto

Our itineraries are there to spark ideas for how you could include a stay at OMO5 Kyoto Sanjo by Hoshino Resorts as part of your trip. Treat them simply as suggestions, because every aspect of the trip we create for you will be yours to define.

Location & places nearby

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    Alternative places to stay nearby

    Where possible, we like to offer a range of accommodation for each stop of your trip, chosen by our specialists as some of their favorite places to stay. To help you make the right choice, we give each property a rating based on its facilities and service, but we also look for hotels with distinct character or a location that can't be bettered.

    • Exterior, Four Seasons Kyoto
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      Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto


    Experiences while staying here

    The following activities are designed to give you the most authentic experiences of the area where you're staying. We work with local guides, who use their knowledge and often a resident's eye to show you the main sights and more out-of-the-way attractions. Our specialists can also suggest outdoor pursuits and activities, such as cooking classes, that will introduce you to the traditions of the area's inhabitants.

    • Dinner with Maiko Performance
      A Maiko and a Geiko during the Geisha Night at the Gion Hatanaka

      Dinner with Maiko Performance

      Dinner with Maiko Performance

      Maiko are trainee Geisha (Geiko in Kyoto dialect) who train for six years before becoming fully fledged Geisha. They learn skills such as dance, singing, instrument playing as well as how to entertain guests with conversation.

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    • Geisha District Walk
      Romon Gate, Fushimi Inari, Kyoto

      Geisha District Walk

      Geisha District Walk

      Explore around the Gion district and other parts of Kyoto to help shed some light on the exclusive and mysterious world of the Geisha and other aspects of Japanese culture.

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    • Kyoto Cultural Experience
      Ikebana flower arrangement

      Kyoto Cultural Experience

      Kyoto Cultural Experience

      Take the opportunity to learn more about a traditional Japanese pastime of your choice. These courses are instigated and run by the Women's Association of Kyoto and you will visit the home of one of the members.

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