We're reasonably adept with Google Earth, and when we plug in the address given on the Monterey Hotel website:
3 Jyo Minami Karasuma-dori N
Google Earth takes us to a very narrow side street blocks from 367. Though the building is supposed to be on Road 367 "adjacent to the Imperial Palace" we've done street view up and down and found nothing that looks like the Monterey photo at
We've evidently failed the Kyoto IQ test. Can you help us find this place?