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Toshiharu Ryokan

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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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We stayed at Toshiaru Ryokan for two nights and it was a delightful quiet traditional ryokan with friendly and very helpful staff. The breakfast was delicious, gardens were immaculate and the traditional Japanese bath was relaxing after a long day of activities. Highly
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Response from Explore720126, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Toshiharu Ryokan
Responded 3 weeks ago
Thank you for staying with us and posting your wonderful comment. It's our honor to have you here for two nights and to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. Hope this experience would be a highlight during your memorable trip to Japan. We are looking forward to seeing you again soon! Thank you
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My wife and I stayed at Toshiharu Ryokan for 4 days in September. First off, it is conveniently located only 1 subway stop from Kyoto station, making it easy to get to. We were warmly greeted when we arrived by staff who spoke excellent English and were given a tour of the
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Response from Explore720126, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Toshiharu Ryokan
Responded 14 Sep 2018
Thank you very much for your stay with us and your brilliant comment posted here! We really appreciate that. It's our great pleasure to hear that you fully enjoyed your stay here, especially our Japanese breakfast! We'd also like to thank you for your cooperation for the shared bathroom in spite of its inconvenience. We are looking forward to seeing you again someday.
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It was an enjoyable experience for my son and I. Recommend the bed and breakfast option. Traditional Japanese breakfast, great way to wake up and experience something different. The beds are were surprisingly comfortable and the room was beautiful!
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Response from Explore720126, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Toshiharu Ryokan
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you for your stay with us the other day. Glad to know that you liked our Japanese life style and enjoyed the cultural difference between ours. The breakfast is kind of a collection of what we usually eat at home. Hope you will visit our ryokan again soon! Thank you
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My husband and I stayed at Toshiharu Ryokan last September while visiting Kyoto on our honeymoon. We knew we wanted to stay at a traditional ryokan, but anything sporting a private onsen was too expensive for a young couple traveling abroad. Toshiharu Ryokan exceeded all our
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Response from Explore720126, フロント オフィス マネージャー at Toshiharu Ryokan
Responded 4 weeks ago
Thank you very much for your wonderful comment posted here. We can't thank you enough. It's our great pleasure to welcome you to our ryokan and share our culture with you. To be honest, we all clearly remember you, a lovely couple stayed in room Aoi. We are talking about how grateful we are to get such an amazing feedback from you, recalling the two nights you spent with us. We always try our best so that our guests feel comfortable during their stay here, experience Japanese authentic culture and learn the way we live. We are here to help them with everything they need so as to make the stay special and memorable. So we would be happy when they come to love Japan than before and feel like visiting our country again someday. Nothing can motivate and encourage us more than this. As you may know, we have 8 different rooms in total with unique features each. We would like you to try another type of the rooms next time in Kyoto. Although the weather in summer is very harsh, Kyoto has several aspects that you can enjoy through a year. For example, cherry blossoms at Yasaka shrine, autumn coloured leaves at Eikando, Kinkakuji-temple covered with snow and more. Again, we appreciate your comment. We are glad to have you here at the special moment in your life. Please say hello to your husband as well. We are truly looking forward to seeing you two again soon! Thank you
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First of all, the location is great. It's 20 to 30 mins away from Kyoto station by walking, and about the same distance to the main nishikki market, daimaru, nomura tailor, etc. There is a delicious ramen place nearby, and a family mart. Secondly, the place is lovely. Living
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Response from Explore720126, マネージャー at Toshiharu Ryokan
Responded 11 Dec 2018
Thank you for staying with us for three nights. Glad to hear that you enjoyed shopping in the city centre including Nishiki market and Nomura tailor! We also appreciate your wonderful feedback on our place, ryokan, and staff as well. It was really nice meeting you and your mother. We are very much looking forward to seeing you again soon! Thank you
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Hi, thank you for your inquiries. YES, we have a lock on each door of all the rooms. Hope it will help.
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It's only one station by subway to Kyoto station, so I arrive in about 10 minutes. When they walk, it takes about 20 minutes. If it's a taxi, it's about 5 minutes (about about 700 yen). If it's a bus for 20 minutes when they walk to Gion, it takes about 15 minutes. 京都駅へは、地下鉄でたった一駅なので、10分程で着きます。 徒歩だと20分位掛かります。 タクシーだと5分位(約700円程)です。 祇園までは、徒歩だと20分、バスだと15分位掛かります。
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トイレ付きのお部屋は一部屋しか館内にごさいません。五月(さつき)というお部屋のみ部屋専用のトイレが付いております。 その他のお部屋は、部屋を出てすぐになりますが、共同のトイレ(3箇所)とお風呂(2箇所)になります。 There is only one room with a restroom in inside of the building by a room name as May (satsuki). Other rooms go out of the room, and are immediately, but a shared restroom (3)and a bathroom (2) are.
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good evening. Sorry for late reply. Parking There are my inn. It is overnight 1000 yen.
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Each room can fit 3 ppl easily. You can request for an additional futon (mattress). Just take note that the room next to the entrance is also near the stairs. So if you're a light sleeper, it will be better to request a room away from the entrance.
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"Tsuki room has a beautiful garden view,"
"Try not to bring a big suitcase as negotiating some stairs may be tricky."
"No dinner included so plan around that. Also, make sure to bring new, clean socks everyday if you’re a foreign traveler."
"Book the breakfast "
"We liked the Tsuki room on 2nd floor"
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PRICE RANGE
US$133 - US$558 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
JapanKinkiKyoto PrefectureKyotoKyoto StationShimogyo-ku
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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