If you're looking for traditional Japanese decor, Anteroom is not for you. This art-and-design hotel is as contemporary as it gets from its bright lobby gallery with changing exhibitions and whitewashed warehouse building to its artist concept rooms, including a dreamy Mika Ninagawa theme room. The terrace garden rooms (from ¥12,000) are the highlight with private Zen garden and a cypress wooden bathtub.
The breakfast spread is a real treat. It's a five-minute walk from Kujō Station and a 15-minute walk to Kyoto Station.
Minimalist design and art works are featured at Hotel Anteroom Kyoto's rooms, restaurant and art gallery. Seasonally decorated, it offers free WiFi, as well as free-use internet PCs and bicycles. Kujo Station on the Karasuma Line is an 8-minute walk away, and JR Kyoto Station is only 1 station away. Facilities at the Kyoto Anteroom include a library and a free-use launderette. The front desk is staffed 24 hours, and the hotel offers dry cleaning and luggage storage. Guests can buy any art works on display. Compact, simple rooms are decorated in neutral colours and fitted with an LCD TV, a design sofa and a table. Sleepwear and toiletries are provided. All rooms are non-smoking. Breakfast is offered daily at restaurant Anteroom Meals, which serves Western meals with typical local ingredients and preparation. Hotel Anteroom Kyoto is a 10-minute bus ride from Tofuku-ji Temple, and a 15-minute train ride from both Kyoto Aquarium and Nishiki Market. The Fushimi Inari Shrine is a 10-minute taxi ride away.
Please inform Hotel Anteroom Kyoto in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.
An accommodation tax per person per night is not included in the price and needs to be paid at the property.