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Hotel Kintetsu Kyoto Station

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here for 5 nights. The location is very convenient because hotel is located inside the Kyoto station, and there are many shops and restaurants around. The room is small but clean and comfortable. The price is ok. I have been stayed here couple times. It always be my first choice if I visit Kyoto.

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Reviewed 14 January 2017

I have stayed at Hotel Kintetsu Kyoto Station for 4 nights. Its location is very convenient since the hotel is located inside the Kyoto station, and there are many shops and restaurants nearby for shopping or dinning. The room is clean and comfortable, and the price is very satisfactory.

Thank Bor-Chen C
Mazatlan, Mexico
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is right in the middle of the train station You have to keep in mind that it gets a bit noisy Stayed for one night Breakfast is ok, nothing great. Gets the job done Rooms are very small and pillows a little to stiff for my taste Overall it is very clean

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Greenwich, Connecticut
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Great access to Shinkansen Great access to kintetsu line for potential trip to Nara Great access to taxi stand for Kyoto tour Numerous shops within 1minute walking distance (convenience stores, gift shops and Uniclo) Economical relative to Granvia hotel No view due to its location on the station Strict rule on checking time

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Nice hotel inside Kyoto Station. Efficient and clean room, nice breakfast buffet offering, very pleasant staff and very reasonable prices. My "go to" hotel when I travel on business. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 27 August 2016

I am living in Japan and travel a lot around the country for professional reasons. This is possibly the worst hotel, in this category, I have stayed in the last 20 years. The service is very, very poor. Far from the usual polite Japanese standard. The staff, especially at the front, behaves like clients do not matter. Due to the...

Thank frsJapan
San Diego
Reviewed 25 August 2016

I stayed here for 1 night while on business as I had to catch the 6am Shinkansen the next morning to Shinagawa. The hotel is directly connected to the train station, so when you walk out, you simply take the escalator up to train ticketing and tracks...very convenient. I was given room 624 which was extremely spartan. Its like a...

Thank Sameer R
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Very conveniently located in the main station in Kyoto so easy to get to. Easy check in and went to the room via the LONG corridor. Rooms that back onto the station side are above the train tracks, but you don't hear much noise. Similar to an Ibis, basic rooms but have a fridge and decent air conditioning units which...

Thank bigrobbo86 .
Sugar Land, Texas
Reviewed 6 August 2016

I stayed in Hotel Kintetsu Kyoto Station for one night for my recent business trip to Kyoto area. You just cannot beat the location as it is right at the Kyoto train station. The check-in is fast, friendly and efficient. The room was tiny, but who cared when all I needed was a clean and quite bed for one night....

Thank Hoiman L
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Located within the Kyoto station, it is convenient to go anywhere in Kyoto. The service is good and the facility is simple, clean and just good. It is a great place for business for sure but if you are after some Japanese taste on your holiday, then there are plenty of other choices in Kyoto; one of the most popular...

Thank Hiro H

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Southern Kyoto
Southern Kyoto has a reserved air. Though the Fushimi Inari Shrine is one of Kyoto's major tourist attractions, the surrounding nature, parks, gardens, temples, and shrines provide less-visited spaces for strolling and reflection. The Fushimi Inari Shrine itself is made up of 32,000 sub-shrines, and the mountain they are dotted across beckons hikers, picnickers, and lovers of the outdoors. Many of the mountain's off-set paths aren't frequented by tourists, and the mountain's serenity can be enjoyed at a leisurely pace. Southern Kyoto is the place to enjoy being outside, and to pay your respects to the ancient architecture and gods of the land that are celebrated here.
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Address: 1-9 Higashishiokoujikamadonocho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8215, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Southern Kyoto
Price Range: $113 - $348 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 368
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“need to take a bus to get to the Gion area”
 of 5 bubbles Tomahawk_888, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms face rail way track or the road. no good rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Yologer, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Check the floor plan photo - rooms on the bottom face the train tracks, the other face the street”
  • The view from Room 526. Kyoto JR and Kintetsu stations!
  • mini- closets at the headboard of each bed - nice idea.
  • Mini- fridge, tea service (no coffee)
  • Shower amenities.
  • Good amenities.
  • Controls next to the bed.
  • The shelf above each bed has a mains plug for phone charging, etc.
  • VERY nice bathroom for a business hotel
 of 5 bubbles MunichEricJ, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors will have slightly better views.”
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  • Room 635, Level 6, facing North
 of 5 bubbles colin_matthew, 13 Feb 2016 | Read review
“If you are a train enthusiast, be sure to ask for a room with a view of the railroad tracks!”
 of 5 bubbles GRSDiscerns, 7 Nov 2015 | Read review
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