Welcome to L’Hotel de Hiei Kyoto, Boasting beautiful views of Mount Hiei and Lake Biwa from floor-to-ceiling windows, the French-style Hotel de Hiei is 50 minutes from JR Kyoto Station on the free shuttle. The spacious rooms have a minibar. A blue and yellow decor and a flat-screen TV are featured in Hotel de Hiei’s air-conditioned rooms. Guests can enjoy fresh green tea and nature views. The attached bathroom includes a bathtub and amenities. The hotel also offers free shuttle service to Sanjo-Keihan Train Station (35 minutes), Cable Enryakuji Station (5 minutes) and Hieizan Enryaku-ji Temple (20 minutes). Biwa Lake is 9 km away. Parking is free. You can enjoy the hotel’s elegant garden or relax with mountain views in the large yard. The lobby has free Wi-Fi. Restaurant L’Oiseau Blue serves French cuisine in an elegant setting with lake views. Cafe de L’Airelle offers coffee and light fare, and has an outdoor terrace. (L’Hotel de Hiei Kyoto hotels booking).