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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
24 Jan 2016
“Fantastic Japanese experience ”
5 Jun 2015
“Nice traditional Japanese style hostel”
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Free Parking
Breakfast included
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

I stayed here with my parents in May 2015. I'd done Japan alone the previous year entirely in capsule hotels, but I wanted to find a place that would be a little nicer for my parents. It has a perfect location for sightseeing. You can...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

I stayed there for 2 nights, the owner is very friendly. There is shared toilet and Japanese style bathroom. Good price for those who want to live in traditional japanese room. And if you are lucky, you can see 2 cats (should be owner's pets)...More

Thank Millielam
Reviewed 7 April 2015

Excellent value! The location is very central and Gion is the best area for Geisha spotting and exploring Kyoto. The inn itself is situated down a quiet but arty alley and is a short walk to the riverside. From here you can find all the...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2015 via mobile

The host is very eager to help although he is a quiet man. The place is located in an alley between sanjo and shijo of Gion where Keihan Gion-shijo/sanjo station, subway sanjo station, Kyoto city bus stop all in walking distance. The place has some...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 28 July 2014

This little inn was a great place to explore Kyoto from. It is in a small alley not very far away from Gion and also other forms of transportation. Taking public transport from the shinkansen station might be a little difficult, but I would recommend...More

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US$27 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Gion is Kyoto's famed Geisha District (called "Geiko"
in Kyoto). Though Gion's many tea houses and
entertainment restaurants are closed to foreigners,
Geiko and Maiko in their traditional makeup with
gilded hair in full kimono can be seen drifting the
streets on their way to and from work, where they fan
dance, sing, and play instruments for customers. Gion
lights up at night, when the ancient-looking streets
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