Manabu Kusui , general manager, Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto, commented, by saying, “Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto, represents the true essence of Japan framed alongside contemporary aspects. This is expressed in our brand concept – embracing Japans beauty, and is embodied throughout the property as we have merged tradition and modern philosophy across design, wellbeing, garden artistry and gastronomy. This is an exciting moment for all of us. As the hotel comes into fruition, the design team are adding the touches to make Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto the ultimate emblem of Japan’s Beauty. My team and I look forward to opening the hotel and welcoming guests.”
Hotel The Mitsui Kyoto is the only luxury property in Kyoto city centre with its own natural spring water source. Since ancient times, onsen bathing has been associated with maintaining healthy and beautiful skin, alleviating muscle pain and relieving fatigue and stress. The spa area (over 1,000 m2) includes a communal Thermal Onsen Spring, two additional private natural onsen spring baths (with living room, relaxation area and private garden) and four treatment rooms. Onsen Suite guest rooms offer a special experience featuring natural outdoor hot spring baths, set in private garden quarters with trees, lanterns, and stonework walls for privacy.