On october 1st, 2018, Kyoto city will introduce a new tax for thpose who lodge in the city.
JAPANING HOTEL will start collecting the tax by staffs at the reception, with a payment machine set at the front desk or other ways.
Please be noted that the prices listed on the Internet don’t include the accommodation tax.
Accommodation tax : The tax is charged per person, per night.
Room charge
(per person, service charge included, consumption tax excluded)
Less than 20,000 JPY 200 JPY
20,000 JPY ~ 49,999 JPY 500 JPY
50,000 JPY ~ 1,000 JPY
Fees considered to be the room charge: taxable

・Lodging fee

Fees considered to be the room charge: Non-taxable

・Services other than the lodging itself,
such as home delivery, laundry, massage, etc.

About Kyoto City Accomodation Tax

The detailed information is available on the website of Kyoto City.

Website of Kyoto City