Small Luxury Hotels of the World Opens Second Japan Hotel

Small Luxury Hotels of the World opened Hoshinoya Kyoto, their second property in Japan, on December 12.

The secluded hotel is located a 10-minute boat ride down the Ooigawa River, away from the check-in location at the Togetsu Bridge. All 25 rooms offer river views. Guests have access to the library lounge and modern Japanese garden.

Getting there: Travelers can reach the hotel from Narita, Izumi or Kansai airports and is also well connected to the bullet train.