Capella Hotels & Resorts Expands in Japan with Capella Kyoto

With a thriving Japanese art scene, Capella Kyoto reflects Higashiyama culture by curating Japanese artwork and antiques. Each unique piece is framed and told by the hotel’s interior design and architecture, providing a showcase for Higashiyama’s aesthetic heritage. The guest rooms themselves focus on essential aspects of Japanese culture, such as the tea ceremony – providing guests with a rich and immersive experience.

It is located next to the famous Kenenji Temple, within walking distance of the famous Gion District, Yasaka Shrine, Kiyomizu Temple and the Ninenzaka Tourist District, as well as the lively Nishiki Market across from Camu River. In this respect, Capella Kyoto fully embraces the surrounding area. Inside the hotel, as guests navigate, they will find intimate spaces contrasting with charming views Kyoto land escape. The multi-layered spaces echo important elements of Japanese art and architecture such as composition, balance and harmony. Combined with the soothing shapes and textures of Cappella Kyoto’s interior design, guests can expect a serene ambiance as time seems to slow down. The Japanese garden courtyard in the center of the hotel reflects this delicate feeling. dubbed ichigo-ichie (One Life, One Moment), a bamboo patio with lonely Japanese maple on the bank of a shallow pond with a pebbled shoreline creates the idyllic, meditative environment intended.

Beneath the Japanese bamboo courtyard, a capella hall facing a multi-storey indoor rock garden atrium serves as the central station for the pre-event area. Capella’s signature Auriga Spa is on the same floor, with spa treatment rooms offering the amenities of a special Onsen experience to savor the famous Japanese bathing culture. A list of other treatments are available that include traditional techniques that use good organic and natural ingredients to create a high sense of wellness.

Dine in the signature restaurant, designed as a modern eatery with an adjoining patisserie, organized around an inner bamboo courtyard next to our signature Capella living room; Or in the Japanese restaurant located in the southeast corner of the hotel with a sunken garden. The third available outlet is Carte Blanche which offers an immersive dining experience focused on innovative food and drink pairings, omakase style, in a casual and intimate setting.

Developed by NTT Urban Development Corporation, a comprehensive real estate company within the NTT Group, Capella Kyoto is the hospitality component of the development that links Miyagawa-chō Kaburenjo, an opera house that showcases famous gekko and maiko dances such as kyu odori, and Miyagawa Maiko School of Performance.

“Our partnership with Capella Hotel Group, which operates luxury hotels around the world, has been so exciting we can’t wait to open our first Capella hotel in Japanin the old quarter Kyoto. Built on the site of the beloved Shinmichi Elementary School, it will be one that will revive the memory and culture of the area and create new values, said Hiroshi Tsujigami, President and CEO of NTT Urban Development Corporation.

“We are excited to work with NTT Urban Development Corporation to deliver Capella’s unique offerings and immersive experiences Japan,” He said Cristiano RinaldiPresident of Capella Hotel Group. Full of culture and heritage, Kyoto It is the perfect place for us to establish our presence in it Japan As the city is very much in line with the group’s wise care of culture and experience.”

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About Capella Hotels and Resorts

The Capella Group of Hotels and Resorts consists of properties in SingaporeUbud, BangkokAnd the HanoiAnd the Shanghai And the Hainan. Future openings include exciting destinations such as JapanAnd the the moldive IslandsAnd the SydneyAnd the South Korea.

The Exceptional Hospitality Group focuses on crafting authentic cultural experiences for its guests, combining a legacy of thoughtful design with the highest level of personalized service.

Capella Hotels & Resorts 2second abbreviation Best Hotel Brand in the World at Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards 2021 and 2020.

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NTT Urban Development (“NTTUD”) was established in 1986 as the comprehensive real estate company of the NTT Group, and is involved in a wide range of real estate business, focusing on the leasing of office buildings and commercial facilities that develops and operates residential properties, hotels and international corporations.

depends on TokyoNTT UD has seven branches in Japan He also works in United StateThe United kingdom And the Australia.

in July 2019NTTUD became a member of the NTT Urban Solutions Group which was founded under the motto “Planning the Unique Forward of Each City.”

NTTUD will thrive to support community development by addressing the diverse challenges each community faces and by making full use of our expertise and experience in the real estate business and resources of the NTT Group, including ICT, real estate, energy, and environmental technologies.

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