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Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura Honganji

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Traveller (432)
Room & Suite (300)
Dining (8)
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Rooftop Bar
3 Star Hotel
Kyomachiya Ryokan Sakura is designed like a traditional wooden townhouses in the past and combined with modern-style life. Located in the heart of the city and offers touch of japanese cultures." Feel you're living in Kyoto while you're travelling"
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Location and contact
228 Butsuguyacho Aburanokoji Hanayacho Sagaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8347, Kyoto Prefecture
Name/address in local language
22.9 miles to Itami Airport
92 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed three nights here and really enjoyed it. The traditional room was really cool, great size and very comfortable. The staff were absolutely lovely! Helpful and friendly. The area is quite quiet but you are a short ride from everywhere! No matter where you...More

Thank Rosie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ryokan pretty much ticked all the boxes but what stood out more than anything were the staff. They were all absolutely lovely, so helpful and friendly and nothing was too much trouble. After 4 nights it felt like we were saying goodbye to friends....More

Thank debi z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I only have positive things to say about the place and our experience at Sakura Honganji. We took a taxi from Kyoto Station on the arrival, took less than 10 min and cost 600 yen. It was easier since we were not familiar with the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a sukiya-style room with a garden for two nights, but I wish we'd stayed longer. The beds were much more comfortable than I thought they would be, and the room in general was very relaxing Staff were friendly and helpful, with plenty...More

Thank TaniaB84
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The location is amazing walk able to many things even downtown Kyoto. About a 400 yen cab ride from kyoto station which is amazing. The will help you with everything you need in your stay in kyoto from finding out which place are the best...More

Thank Jimmy T
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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$110 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#18 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$110 - US$162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#18 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (432)
Room & Suite (300)
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Amenities (5)
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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
...More
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Beal115
13 July 2017|
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Response from Chris R | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, and for other sundry payments too.
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HotelGuestL
25 May 2017|
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Response from Nyet2013 | Reviewed this property |
As far as we know, there is no constant desk service at night, though I think there's usually someone nearby. We were given a key to get in the front door after ?10 or 11 p.m. It is best you make arrangement with the host... More
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Ronwjs
24 September 2016|
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Response from Nelson P | Reviewed this property |
My wife and I walked from Kyoto Station to the ryokan with luggage - big rolling suitcases. It wasn't too bad, and took maybe 15 to 20 minutes (we got a little lost). At the end of our stay, we took the bus to the station... More
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"The traditional japanese room have a view of the inner roads and give you a better feel of how its like to..."
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"If you like a softer bed, try to get a Western style room."
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"Higher floors are more quiet"
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"The ryokan mattresses are very comfy! If you need help from the staff setting them up, just ask!"
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