Forbes Travel Guide 2023 highest rating of 5 stars (hotel) and 4 stars (spa)

HOTEL THE MITSUI KYOTO has again been awarded the highest rating of five stars in the Forbes Travel Guide 2023 edition, which rates the world's leading hotels, restaurants and spas. Forbes Travel Guide is a globally recognised assessment standard for luxury hotels.

This is the second consecutive year that the hotel has been awarded this accolade, following its first five-star rating in Japan last year in its first year of operation. Our Thermal Spring SPA, which utilises natural hot spring water, was also awarded four stars in the spa category by Forbes.

HOTEL THE MITSUI KYOTO is grateful to all its guests for their support. Our team will devote themselves to providing a memorable stay for each and every guest.

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