With travellers flocking back to Japan, Preferred Hotels &
Resorts is capitalising on Japan’s grand reopening with the launch of
its new ‘Where Next? Japan’ campaign which grants travellers a free
third night stay with every two nights booked across its participating
hotels in Tokyo, Kyoto and Yokohama.
Guests will also receive 2,500 | Prefer Bonus Points and ¥3,000
(US$20) or ¥5,000 (US$34) worth of hotel credits. This offer applies
when guests book before 31 December 2022, for stays through 31 March
THE HOTEL HIGASHIYAMA by Kyoto Tokyu Hotel, Kyoto
Set within the historic Higashiyama district of Kyoto, where
traditional wood-framed houses line the winding streets and lanes,
Kyoto’s newest luxury hotel that opened its doors in July offers
traveller’s the opportunity to explore one of Japan’s most culturally
and architecturally rich areas.
The 168-room hotel offers views of a picturesque Japanese garden and
features a restaurant and bar serving Japanese fusion cuisine, a tearoom
and bar, three private spa rooms inspired by local teas, a range of
wellness treatments, and an outdoor foot spa.
The Capitol Hotel Tokyu, Tokyo
Rising high above the streets of downtown Tokyo, this urban retreat
combines traditional architecture and contemporary details including
slender wooden beams and a large-scale Ikebana flower arrangement in the
two-story lobby created by designer Kengo Kuma.
Inspired by Japanese design, the 251 comfortable guestrooms feature
shoji paper screens, natural wood fittings, and traditional artwork,
while the spa and indoor pool offers guests a tranquil space to unwind.
The hotel also boasts five restaurants and bars offering Asian
favorites, decadent desserts, and a cocktail list prepared by expert
Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo, Tokyo
A tranquil oasis in the heart of bustling Tokyo, this 267-room hotel
is set within a Meiji-era garden filled with camelias, cherry trees, hot
springs, a stunning three-story pagoda, and a 100-year-old tea house.
Guests can enjoy a range of immersive experiences including a firefly
evening tea ceremony, kimono fitting, and a samurai show. Additional
highlights include a spa with an indoor and outdoor pool, Jacuzzi,
traditional onsen, and a choice of nine restaurants and bars.
The Prince Park Tower Tokyo, Tokyo
Surrounded by lush green gardens, this dramatic luxury tower hotel
where modernism meets traditional Japanese-style offers breathtaking
views of Tokyo’s skyline and the iconic Tokyo Tower. Guests are spoilt
for choice with 603 elegant guestrooms, upscale boutique shops, a
bowling alley, an indoor swimming pool and fitness center, and seven
restaurants and bars offering Asian and international cuisine.
Hotel New Otani Tokyo, “EXECUTIVE HOUSE ZEN”, Tokyo
Set within acres of serene gardens, the 87-room retreat boasts luxe
interiors that embody the essence of eastern serenity, featuring bamboo
and washi paper touches, an Edo-era color scheme, Japanese tea sets, and
sweeping views across Tokyo. Guests can sample a range of cuisine at
award-winning restaurants, and enjoy access to two pools, a luxurious
spa, fitness center, and tennis court.
The current full list of participating hotels under the ‘Where Next? Japan’ campaign are:
1. Hotel New Grand
2. The Capitol Hotel Tokyu
3. Grand Bikko Tokyo Daiba
4. Hotel New Otani Tokyo, “The Main”
5. The Prince Park Tower Tokyo
6. Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo
7. The Thousand Kyoto
8. Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo
9. Kyoto Tokyu Hotel
10. The Hotel Higashiyama by Kyoto Tokyo Hotel
11. Hotel New Otani Tokyo, “Executive House Zen”