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Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo

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15/05/2017 16/05/2017
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed there for 3 nights. The hotel is a 5 minute walk from the metro station of Shijo. Check in was good and the lady spoke good English. The room is extremely small and the bathroom even smaller ( reminded me of a ships cabin ) but clean. On the plus side the bed although small was comfortable and the...

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Burnie, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place to stay we are here for 5 nights and unfortunately only have 2 left You cannot fault the staff they are very friendly and we have had excellent customer service The Restaurant for breakfast has a great range of food for all tastes made even better by the fantastic cheerful chef that had served us Japanese rolled omelette...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Compared to the more luxurious sister hotel (Bettei), I felt the layout was more pragmatic and hence more comfortable. There was space for two luggages (as we were leaving in a hurry, I forgot the pictures), a larger sink area for toiletries, and comes complete with the usual set of Mitsui Garden hotel features - a zen garden, hot public...

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Beirut
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited this hotel with a group of 27 travelers March 2017. The only positive thing about this hotel was its location. All my guests had a bad experience in this hotel! There are only two sets of lift serving 9 floors. It is a pain to wait for the lift, and when it comes, it has to stop on...

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Raub District, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Stayed a total of 5 nights. My room was spacious and clean. I think my bed is a semi double bed, because everything in the room suggested that it's for two people. Mattress was very soft and springy. But still, I had a good sleep every night. Thin walls though because I could here my neighbours' laughing voices. There's a...

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三井ガーデンホテル京都四条, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo. We are pleased to hear you have enjoyed your stay here. All the facilities you mentioned such as the free umbrellas to rent, the public bath and washing machines are popularily used by our guests. We are always happy to know we could be of your help to stay comfortably...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I can't help but to immediately write this upon check out while I m still at their hotel lobby. The experience here was really unpleasant and what was not I expected from Mitsui Garden Hotel chain which I have stayed before. 1) I checked in quite late into the hotel, which was about 10.00pm. Although my room rate was a...

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三井ガーデンホテル京都四条, マネージャー at Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo, responded to this review

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your comment during your stay at the Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo. Please allow us to express our deepest regrets for how you felt after staying with us. First of all, regarding your room at this time having changed from non-smoking to smoking, we are thoroughly examining but we...

Reviewed 5 February 2017

This hotel was decent and I had pleasant 3 night stay. Rooms are smaller than what westerners are use to but its Japan. It was clean and near many restaurants and shops. The hotel is about 1.5 miles away from Kyoto station so you need Taxi or Bus to get to hotel.

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Tokyo, Japan
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This hotel is located along Shijyo street and it takes 10mins from Shijyo station of subway on foot.I think it is convenient that you can access Kawara-machi and Gion on foot from the hotel on foot. When you access to this hotel from Kyoto station, you can take subway to Shijyo station (2nd one from Kyoto station) and walk. I...

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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Very nice experience here, room size was ok for two person, there is a lot restaurant near by. And we have our very first public bath experience here, it was very clean and comfortable. Worth the price!

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This is a quiet place to stay in Kyoto. It is situated not far from a subway station and there are buses you can catch even closer, with bus passes available at the hotel. The room is clean and quite large. Cons: The bed was too small in my opinion, and a bigger bed would improve the hotel a great...

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Shimogyo-ku
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub, Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining, and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with tourists and local business travelers, making it a competitive location for ever-new commercial structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains. Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo

Address: 707-1 Myodenjicho 4-jo Sagaru Nishinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8472, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku , Kawaramachi / Karasuma / Shijo Omiya
Price Range: $95 - $333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Mitsui Garden Hotel Kyoto Shijo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 278
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