We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kyoto Guest House Lantern

    152 Nishiyaoya-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8269, Kyoto Prefecture
    Lowest prices for your stay
    Oct 29 Oct 30
    Traveller (6)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good27%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible15%
    13 Jun 2017
    “Fine but check-in/ check out inconvenient”
    28 May 2017
    “Good location, close to all sites”
    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
    1.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Check booking site for details
      View Deal
    View all 1 deals
    Write a Review
    Reviews (44)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 18 reviews

    Reviewed 13 June 2017

    My girlfriend and I stayed 2 nights in a private room with traditional Japanese bedding. The hostel, room and bathroom are all very clean and the beds are comfortable. The location is fine, near some temples and nice small streets, plenty of great restaurants and...More

    1  Thank DuncanG92
    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    It wasn't a hostel to rave about but is a two minute walk from the bus stop, 10 minutes to the old area and temples and 10 minutes to Gion shopping area. Plus there's a supermarket round the corner. Bathrooms are good, kitchen is small...More

    Thank grrls123
    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    I absolutely loved the vibe of two local guys working at the reception. They were funny and relaxed. Showers in the hostel are top notch, I also really liked the kitchen. It is possible to wash and dry your clothes and cheap. The hostel is...More

    Thank Teja K
    Reviewed 5 February 2017

    We visited Kyoto Guest House Lantern for two nights in January 2017. Our group consisted of nine persons and we rented several type of rooms. Generally clean, neat, good and cozy. Location is good, only 15 mins from the Kyoto Station. The heating system was...More

    Thank Akbar D
    Reviewed 31 July 2016

    I stayed for 2 nights in this hostel and I had a great experience there. The manager ( forgot his name) was the sweetest thing ever. Very helpful with touristic information and tips about the city and on top of it, was teaching me some...More

    1  Thank GiNaissance
    Ryokan Shimizu
    592 reviews
    #60 of 376 hotels in Kyoto
    APA Hotel Kyoto Eki Horikawadori
    810 reviews
    #317 of 376 hotels in Kyoto
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Honganji
    504 reviews
    #41 of 376 hotels in Kyoto
    Azumaya Ryokan Kyoto
    18 reviews
    #337 of 376 hotels in Kyoto
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$196 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Agoda, Priceline, HostelWorld and Rakuten so you can book your Kyoto Guest House Lantern reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Japan >
    • Kinki >
    • Kyoto Prefecture >
    • Kyoto >
    • Shimogyo-ku
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (6)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (20)
    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
    Sponsored by:
    APA Hotel Kyoto Eki Horikawadori
    810 reviews
    .34 km away
    Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Honganji
    504 reviews
    .40 km away
    Azumaya Ryokan Kyoto
    18 reviews
    .24 km away
    Ryokan Shimizu
    592 reviews
    .42 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Ayam Ya
    76 reviews
    .23 km away
    Tonkatsu Ichiban
    17 reviews
    .17 km away
    Kameya Mutsu
    8 reviews
    .18 km away
    14 reviews
    .18 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Nishi Honganji
    611 reviews
    .29 km away
    Kyoto Aquarium
    427 reviews
    .37 km away
    Aeon Mall Kyoto
    116 reviews
    .67 km away
    Umekoji Park
    74 reviews
    .63 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Kyoto Guest House Lantern staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "Book early! I especially like the couple room with traditional setting at the ground floor. Tatami, futon are..."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing