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Marriott Opens Second Luxury Collection Hotel in Kyoto, Japan

Marriott has expanded its portfolio of Luxury Collection hotels in Japan with the opening of Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto.

Once the private residence of the aristocratic Mitsui family, the propertys 300-year old main entrance, the Kajiimiya Gate, still stands today to welcome modern global explorers.

Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto resides in the heart of Kyoto, the only luxury hotel in the city center with its own natural hot spring drawn from the thermal waters deep below ground.

The hotel opens up to one of the worlds most enriching and desirable destination discoveries, including the 17th-century UNESCO World Heritage-listed Nijo Castle located directly opposite the hotel and other shrines, palaces and gardens.

Marriott has expanded its portfolio of Luxury Collection hotels in Japan with the opening of Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto. Once the private residence of the aristocratic Mitsui family, the propertys 300-year old main entrance, the Kajiimiya Gate, still stands today to welcome modern global explorers. Click to enlarge.

We are delighted to celebrate the expansion of The Luxury Collection here in Japan with the opening of Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto as the brands second iconic property in Kyoto, in partnership with Mitsui Fudosan Group, said Rajeev Menon, President, Asia Pacific (excluding China), Marriott International. The Luxury Collection Hotels & Resorts are an ensemble of unique hotels across the world that celebrate authenticity and indigenousness in every destination. Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto is a wonderful addition to this very special collection, and we are confident that guests will enjoy its impeccable service as much as its beauty and surroundings.

Designed by an international team of renowned architects and designers including Akira Kuryu, Andr Fu, Shunsaku Miyagi and Yohei Akao, the hotel features 161 guest rooms and suites, two restaurants, a bar and lounge and a private dining space.

The hotels Thermal Spring Spa is a relaxing sanctuary of over 1,000 square meters of space which includes a thermal onsen spring, two private onsen facilities, four spa treatment rooms and a fully-equipped gym. Guests can choose from an extensive menu of shiatsu massages, facials and Traditional Chinese Medicine treatment options to relax, unwind and be rejuvenated after a day of sightseeing and exploring the many attractions around Kyoto.

Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto represents the essence of Japan, as framed by the narrative of its history, culture, architecture, crafts and cuisine. We seek to express this essence in our brand concept of Embracing Japans Beauty, said Jennie Toh, Vice President, Brand Marketing and Brand Management, Asia Pacific, Marriott International. We have merged tradition and modernity across all aspects of our hotel design, culinary offerings and service. We look forward to welcoming guests to our hotel, and to usher them into a world of luxury inspired by the beauty and traditions of Japan.

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