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APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

First, let me say that I believe tripadvisor's reviews of this hotel are mixed with at least one other APA hotel. This is not to blame tripadvisor or any of the reviewers but rather the APA Hotel chain's tendency to locate hotels close to each other and with similar names. For example, many APA hotel names in several cities include...

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アパヴィラホテル京都駅前, 副支配人 at APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae, responded to this review

Thank you for staying for our hotel. We are, by deliberately decreasing the room, raising the cooling and heating efficiency, reduce the waste carbon dioxide, it is to reduce the environmental load. From Kyoto Station is the distance of a few minutes walk, if only in anxiety map, will guide you. Also When you come to Kyoto, also thank other...

Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 12 May 2016

I stayed in the economy double room, the room size is small (typical japan hotel room size), but the overall hygiene is acceptable. It has great location, just 1 minute walk from the popular convenient store, Family Mart, which I enjoyed purchasing different drinks and snacks a lot ! And it is just 2 minute walk from the JR kyoto...

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アパヴィラホテル京都駅前, 副支配人 at APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae, responded to this review

Thank you to stay. It has been relieved without any major problem. Kyoto is still a lot of tourist attractions. In addition, they become completely different aspect in the season. In particular, the fall is very beautiful. If if it rains the snow in winter, it is possible to see the scenery can not see quite as well in Japanese....

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I chose this hotel as it was the best available on tripadvisor comparative ratings during the extremely busy Sakura time. However was a bit unsure as it was ranked way below. However from check in to stay (I stayed here for 6 days), to quality of sleep, to breakfast, to cleanliness - there was nothing to complaint. Everything was as...

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アパヴィラホテル京都駅前, Assistant manager at APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with our hotel. We are glad to be of service to you. The Kyoto Station, in addition to our hotel, there is a APA HOTEL <KYOTO-EKIMAE> - APA HOTEL <KYOTOEKI-HORIKAWADORI>. Also, when the stay is, here also you should consider. You're looking forward to the k also come.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2016

The first thing to mention is that from the other reviews, I thought that the hotel was attached to the station. It’s not. So vast is the Kyoto station that it took a long time to wander around, until we accidently stumbled upon the visitors centre where they were kind enough to give me maps and clear directions to the...

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アパヴィラホテル京都駅前, 副支配人 at APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae, responded to this review
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この度は、アパヴィラホテル<京都駅前>に御宿泊頂き、誠にありがとうございます。 京都駅から近いホテルの為、他のお客様に...

Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

Good location near the station, but that's about it. The room was really small. No room to open a big suitcase, except on the bed. Floor of the room was freezing. Would never book this on a personal vacation.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2016

My friend and I stayed here for 2 nights. The location was great - across the road from the station. The room was very clean and staff were polite and accommodating. The only downside would be that the room was very, very small.

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Reviewed 5 January 2016

The room has all the essentials, but it is seriously very small. If you are a tall person or are particular about space, think twice before booking. That being said, it is conveniently located within 3-min walk from the Kyoto Station (bus, train, subway), near several convenient stores, restaurants, Starbucks, McD, and shops. Like many hotels in Kyoto, the hotel...

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Troon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Hotel is in superb location for the train station - ideal for tourists visiting Kyoto and using it as a base to visit Hiroshima, Nara etc. Room we had was extremely small by western standards but staff were nice.

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Curitiba, Brazil
Reviewed 29 October 2015

We stayed there for a night, one week ago. It is the tiniest room I have ever seen. The bed does not fit two persons well and you can't even move inside of the room. Quite old, you can't stay there for more then one night.

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Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Small and compact room. Very clean but I have to say the sleeping on the bed feels like sleeping on springs and not comfortable at all. The coffee bar by the reception does a pretty decent coffee and the location of this place is definitely quote central and near to the station, but overall, the bedding is very important to...

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Shimogyo-ku
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 with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae

Address: 533 Shiokoji-cho, Shichijo-sagaru, Higashinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8212, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku , Kyoto Station
Price Range: $96 - $304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae 3*
Number of rooms: 139
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“Make sure you confirm smoking/non-smoking room. Remember no air conditioning.”
bcfmats, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“There are probably better rooms available than the one we had if you are willing to spend a little more”
Angry_Scampi, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for a room that opens onto the front of hotel if possible. Better view.”
Koiforever, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“super close to Kyoto Station”
tokyosucks, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Possibly reserve a double room in order to have more room. Very small otherwise.”
gmaso, 18 May 2016 | Read review
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