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Lusaka, Zambia
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

Clean, very good internet connection? Friendly staff who even though may not speak english are courteous and make you feel at home. Loved the old lady waitresses in the restaurant. Room was very small though but fancy toilet. A walking distance from Kyoto station. 2nd floor has wide array of vending machines if you are hungry in the middle of... More 

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singapore
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 29 May 2016

In a foreign land, what more you want, a decent hotel centrally located or I would say aptly located, English speaking staff, clean nice hotel. It only adds to the whole enjoyable experience of Japan and Kyoto.

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Singapore, Singapore
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016

The hotel has a very convenient shuttle bus to and from Kyoto Station, which is handy for travels. The room itself had adequate amenities but was small. Boiling water for two people was somewhat difficult because the boiling pot in the room was enough for 1.5 cups of water at most. The bed was comfortable and we loved the charcoal... More 

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Milan, Italy
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

the hotel location is very good as it was near the central train station and we really appreciated the shuttle bus going back and forth to the station which was really comfortable as we were travelling with few luggage's. next to the hotel there are also several grocery stores open 24 hours and in the station you can find many... More 

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Yogyakarta, Indonesia
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

We visit Kyoto on December 2015. We stayed in Kyoto Daiichi Hotel for several nights. It's a small room, but since we only bring one backpack, it did not matter. But, my mother and my sister in the other room had no sufficient room for their big baggage. And it's also hot! So it was kind of frustrating for us... More 

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Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

After a mix up in our planning we needed a room in Kyoto for two nights and the owner of our previous onsen booked us here. For the price we had low expectations but were pleasantly surprised. The rooms are tiny, but very clean and well planned so contained everything you need. Transport provided from Kyoto railway. Definitely recommend if... More 

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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Reviewed 24 October 2014

Room - very small but still has a small bath tub in our non-smoking room. Hardly aircon, so we open the window to cool the room. Bed small, no baggage area esp both of us each has 24inch baggage. There is a mini fringe, mini electric cup for boiling water. Good quality shampoo, conditioner and shower gel - Pola. Wifi... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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35 reviews
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Reviewed 21 September 2014

A budget hotel which is quite central, and only a couple of minutes away from the nearest metro station, and around 10 minutes walk to Kyoto station. The hotel offers a free shuttle bus every few minutes to the station which is very convenient, especially if you are travelling with luggages. The hotel room was clean, had all the amenities... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 26 April 2014

Not a bad hotel for a short stay. The room was quite small but it's not like you visit a city to spend all day in the hotel! There is no wifi in the room, only in the lobby. The staff speak English and are very friendly. The more convenient thing about this hotel is that there is a frequent... More 

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Green Bay
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Reviewed 18 April 2014 via mobile

Decent 7-level hotel located about half km directly south of Kyoto Station (10 minute walk). Friendly staff; English skills vary greatly depending on staff member. They will go to great lengths to help. To get free in-room Wi-Fi, ask for it and they will give you a router to plug into the LAN cable that is in the room. Minimal... More 

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Staying in Southern Kyoto

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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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Additional Information about Kyoto Daiichi Hotel

Address: 45 Higashi-kujo Shimotonoda-cho, Minami-ku, Kyoto 601-8047, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Southern Kyoto , Kyoto Station
Price Range: $82 - $227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kyoto Daiichi Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 165
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“be prepared for a small room,”
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“Bring your air freshener if you don't like cigarette smell and cannot get a non-smoking room”
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“Avoid smoking rooms and smoking floor if you are not a smoker. Avoid at all costs”
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