Kyoto City Hotel Occupancy TaxINFORMATION

Starting October 1, 2018, a hotel occupancy tax will be charged for all stays within Kyoto city limits.
This hotel occupancy tax will be charged to guests who stay at the Kyoto Brighton Hotel.

Please note that the hotel occupancy tax is included in the total price shown here.
* The price of lodging to which the hotel occupancy tax is applied refers only to the room rate;
the tax does not apply to the cost of meals, etc.

The ordinance/regulation for this Kyoto City hotel occupancy tax was
promulgated on March 1, 2018, and
goes into effect on October 1, 2018 as the “Municipal Ordinance for Kyoto City Hotel Occupancy Tax.”

[Hotel Occupancy Tax]

Price of Lodging (per person, per night) Hotel Occupancy Tax
Less than 20,000 yen 200 yen
20,000-49,999 yen 500 yen
50,000 yen or more 1,000 yen

What is included in the price of lodging: What is subject to tax

  1. Room rate only

What is not included in the price of lodging: What is not subject to tax

  1. Amounts corresponding to consumption tax, etc.
  2. Amounts corresponding to non-lodging services
    Examples: Room service, drinks from the refrigerator, restaurants, banquets, laundry service, etc.

For details, please visit the Kyoto City website.
[Public relations documents]
accommodation tax ordinance is carried out from October 1, 2018 (Kyoto City website)