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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We were lucky enough to stay here on a snow weekend, and the place looked great with a good covering of snow. The rooms were warm and as part of the overall Ryokan experience, we prepared our bed each day, and had a warm shower, followed by a reflective soak in the bath. The rooms are private but the showers...

Thank Tony P
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Small Japanese style Ryokan, renovate Japanse style restaulant. No door lock, no private bathroom, no dinner served. but Clean enough. Great location, Very end of Maruyama park, almost Gion. Park is little dark and it seems not very safe at night (the guy of hotel said it is no dangerous). I have to stay its better than hostel, but poor...

Thank Monique1794
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 31 December 2016

If you love ghibli movies and want to experience something that might be out of ghibli movie you might want to check this place out! The location is bit far from everything but its worth it, cozy Japanese type rooms and very nice and helpful staff, It also has very nice "ofuro" (japanese style bath) witch also has that ghibly...

Thank Kirtar
Denver, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This beautifully situated small inn is the perfect place to stay in Kyoto near Maruyama Park and the Gion District. The inn is on the eastern (mountain) side of Maruyama Park and feels like a warm, traditional Japanese house. It is easy to take the 100 or 110 bus from Kyoto station to Maruyama Park on the eastern edge of...

Thank Michael B
Espoo, Finland
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Yoshimizu is a small bed and breakfast establishment located in the Maruyama park, ca 1K from the main gate of the Yasaka shrine and the streets of Gion. It is a bit hidden in the park. It is very basic and simple, no luxury. The building is old and in a quite poor condition. Many reviews were praising the quietness...

Thank Jola L
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Another lovely Inn on our trip, rooms as usual basic but comfy, Onsen suitable for one person at a time or v close couple. Food for breakfast a bit eccentric but fine. Location ideal for visiting Kyoto, set in a park so once found easy to find again( take a taxi to get there on first arrival). Staff are excellent...

Thank michaelandamanda
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Great stay in this ryokan amid nature without the need to leave Kyoto City. Its located in the woods at the top of Maruyama-koen Park. You are surrounded by maple and bamboo trees so you are truly in nature. Rooms are traditional in that you sleep on the floor on futons that you need to make up so be prepared...

Thank m24instudio
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We had wonderful stay at Kyoto Yoshimizu. The staff were lovely - very welcoming and helpful. When they discovered I liked tea, they made sure a jug of hot water and a pot of tea was in our room each evening when we returned. The property was everything we wanted in a traditional Japanese inn, with the very welcome addition...

Thank Gayle A
Sundsvall, Sweden
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Yoshimizu is situated in the beautiful Maruyama Park in Kyoto. It feels like you live in the forest, close to nature. The rooms are traditional with futon beds and tatami mats, and very clean. Breakfast is also great, with vegetable soup, eggs and toast. Every night the Japanese bath is heated for you. The staff are very friendly, so staying...

1Thank johanssoncatrin
Magdeburg, Germany
Reviewed 4 June 2016

When we first saw the pictures of this place, we knew we had to stay there. Now, after we have been there, this place has surpassed all our expectations. After an adventurous journey through this beautiful park in the pouring rain, we were greeted in a most welcome way. Our room was an island of tranquility and the hot japanese...

1Thank mailatah

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Additional Information about Kyoto Yoshimizu

Address: Bentendoue, Maruyama Koen | Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0071, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto
Price Range: $113 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kyoto Yoshimizu 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“The rooms in the Park side have nice views, be sure to check out the ofuro”
 of 5 bubbles Kirtar, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room at the back of the second floor. (It has two twin beds.)”
  • Very quiet with a great mountainside view - with a toilet/sink right outside the room.
  • Nice view from my quiet room at the back of the second floor.
 of 5 bubbles 940MichaelB940, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view of the gardens!”
 of 5 bubbles m24instudio, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are lovely. But you do sleep on the floor on futons so you need to be prepared for this.”
 of 5 bubbles 999gaylea, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the Matsukaze room if you want the front garden view of the inn!”
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 of 5 bubbles tonycS1837OH, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
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