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Gion Yoshi-ima

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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tea ceremony”(22 reviews)
“tempura”(10 reviews)
“tea house”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I thoroughly enjoyed staying at Gion Yoshi-Ima recently for a group study tour. Thank you to the freindly caring staff who made the expereince even more memorable. The amazing attention to detail, the delicious breakfasts served in our rooms and the continual unfolding courses we...More

Thank travellerjanelle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately Japan was experiencing a cold snap...especially for Californians! Many of the hallways that connect the rooms are glass or sliding doors making them chilly! Our room had large sliding glass doors opening into a view of a tiny garden below. Then a narrow wooden...More

Thank Sandi K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had not stayed in the Gion area of Kyoto previously. The inn is located in an area easily accessible to train stations and a close walk to Chionji temple. The food was beautifully prepared and delicious - the staff professional, helpful, and added to...More

Thank f333511
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I arrived late at the hotel because of my tour group but hotel staff were wonderful and provided dinner with top notch service. On top of that a group of us got a chance to experience a tradition tea ceremony. The hotel is located in...More

Thank Bturka
Reviewed 6 November 2017

We stayed one night in the Ryokan. This was a unique Japanese experience and I highly recommend it. Nice spacious room, with en suite facilities. The dinner was beautifully prepared and served. We had the western breakfast, and this was also very good. Before dinner...More

Thank Philip D
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Room Service
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$187 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#19 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$187 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#19 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Gion
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
...More
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