To all guests staying in accommodations in the Kyoto City.
We would like to announce you that a new accommodation tax will be implemented starting October 1, 2018 in the Kyoto City. The tax will be levied on guests staying at accommodation facilities/residences which accept accommodation fee. This tax will be imposed on those staying at any facilities accepting money for accommodation as stipulated in the Hotel and Ryokan Management Law. This includes hotels, ryokans, simple accommodations, as wells as residence rentals stipulated in the Private Lodging Business Law.
The accommodation tax are below;
・Under 20,000 JPY 200 JPY
・Over 20,000 JPY to 49,999 JPY 500 JPY
・Over 50,000 JPY 1,000 JPY