Have you ever tried Kiki-zake?
“Kiki‐zake” means tasting various kinds of Japanese sake to make comparisons.
In the sake brewery, they do Kiki‐zake as a sensory analysis.
You will learn how to taste sake and find your favorite sake if you try it.
On 5th August, we are going to have an event related with Japanese sake.
It calls “Enjoy Nippon-shu!!”. In this event you can do Kiki-zake.
This event is for people from overseas and we think it is great opportunity to have many people know the goodness of Japanese sake through this event. There will be buffet style finger food which go with each sake.
We will have a special guest who is the owner of Nakaune sake shop, Mr Nakaune.
Because of that you can buy favorite sake that you find from Kiki‐zake.
<<< EVENT INFORMATION >>>
* DATE : 5th August 4:00PM – 6:00PM
* PLACE : Hotel Kanra Kyoto “kanra lounge” (1F)
* FEE: JPY 3,000- (JPY2,500 reserve before the event day)
* RESERVE: Mail to “email@example.com”,
please put mail subject “Nippon-shu”
We all are very looking forward to seeing in this exciting event.
How to enjoy rainy season in Japan
Now is the rainy season called “Tsuyu” in early summer in Japan.
Generally, it lasts from the beginning of June to the middle of July.
It doesn’t rain every day during Tsuyu.
We experience various kinds of rain such as sprinkle, heavy rain and sometimes rainstorm.
You might think Tsuyu is not good season for trip in Japan.
Even though rainy season, we have a traditional Japanese habit.
One of the habit is Tanabata that is the Star Festival in English.
Tanabata was born from the legend of Orihime and Hikoboshi.
Tanabata started to celebrate their once-a-year-reunion, it held on 7th July.
We display bamboo grass for Tanabata.
We write each wish on a strip of paper and hang it on the bamboo grass.
The strips of paper used to write wishes are called Tanzaku.
It is said that a wish comes true by writing it on Tanzaku.
However, it is also said that a wish doesn’t come true if Orihime and Hikoboshi can’t meet because of the rain.
Please write your wishes and hang on the bamboo grass at hotel kanra kyoto.
**KANRA SPA Open! Information available on our webpage**
A Happy New Year, every one!
We would appreciate your continued patronage this year.
(We are sorry for this late greeting….)
“kanra spa by ALL THAT SPA” was open in our hotel last December.
We are glad that the spa already has many fans.
The information about the spa is available on our webpage now.
Please check our webpage for more details, such as their courses in PDF file.
Please email us or call us for reservations for the spa.
We are looking forward to hearing from you.
hotel kanra kyoto Annex 1F
190 Kitamachi Karasuma-dori Rokujo-sagaru Shimogyo-ku
Kyoto Japan 600-8176
Mail : firstname.lastname@example.org
~ New year’s holiday opening hours ~
On behalf of hotel kanra kyoto we would like to thank you for all your support
over the past year and we are looking forward to your continued support in the years to come .
We would like to inform you that THE KITCHEN KANRA opening hours would be different on the days below
THE KITCHEN KANRA (hotel kanra kyoto Main building B2F)
Date : 1st January 2017 ~ 4th January 2017
Lunch : 11:30 → 12:00 – 16:30 (15:00L.O.)
※All the other restaurants and facilities will keep regular hours during those days.
※We will have regular business hours from 5th January 2017
※Please contact us for the menu for the days above .
hotel kanra kyoto renewal open
We extended our building, and our entrance now is facing Karasuma Street which is one of the main street in Kyoto.
The big wall made from cedar and Noren(Shop curtain) is the landmark of the hotel.
There are 2 new restaurants, Teppan Hanaroku on B1 floor, and THE KITCHEN KANRA on the B2 floor.
On the grand floor, there is a cafe&bar 「kanra lounge」with a shop which has a great selection of ‘Made in Japan’ goods.
All these facilities are open not only for our hotel guests but for everyone!
Please pop into the hotel for your break of work, sightseeing and shopping, for any occasion.
We look forward to welcome you at the new Hotel Kanra Kyoto .