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Khaosan Kyoto Theater

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical hostel setup, but right off the main strip, so can't complain. Lots of events going on, and a bar to go with it. Plenty of amenities to offer, and staff speaks English. Rates aren't too bad and would stay here again.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really great hostel with an amazing staff. It's very easy to find, and the location is really awesome. The Gion district and the attractions surrounding it were accessible by a nice scenic walk, and everything else was simple enough to get to by bus. The Nishiki Food Market, located right next door, was a highlight of my trip. Be...

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Macau, China
Reviewed 20 November 2016

In July this year, I with my classmates from the University of Macao went to Kyoto. This hotel is our home for 4 days. From the outside to look at this hotel, is round, like an egg that look very cute. Into the inside, you can feel the warm greetings of the Japanese, they will be greeted with a smile....

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Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

I'm used to staying at hostels. However, staying at this hostel was not a good experience. As no private room was available I was staying in the 14 bed mixed dorm with my boyfriend. The room was very smelly. When I asked the staff to change the room I was told there was no spare room. Also, the mattress was...

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

This hostel is located in the center near the Nishiki food market. The beds are good and there is a privacy capsule like. The staff is amazing and helps in any question. They have good maps and advices about anyway you want to go. There are a lot of bus lines and places to eat around the hostel. It is...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I stayed in this hostel for 3 nights as a solo traveller and it was brilliant. The hostel has a really good atmosphere which is aided by the bar having a happy hour. The staff were really friendly. The facilities were clean and plentiful. It is in a good location and easy to find. The kitchen has everything you need,...

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Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Firstly, the hostel is absolutely fantastic. Clean, wonderful bathroom facilities, affordable laundry and a spacious open kitchen. The wifi is quick and reaches the capsules, which themselves are fantastic (don't think I had a better few nights sleep travelling than here). Most importantly, the staff are wonderful. I lost my phone the evening before we checked out, and with their...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 19 August 2016

I stayed in this Hostel this august. The capsule style room was very beautyfull, full of color and the bed very comfortable. The public spacer are great in this hostel, ther's a bar in the basment floor where it's very easy to meet other guests! I had a great time there. Also the location is amazing! 5 minutes to main...

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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Perfectly located close to Kawaramachi this hostel offers everything you could ask for. Clean, very well maintained facilities, cozy 'sleeping caves' as we called them and super friendly staff. The Kimono dorm was visually very appealing, but I ultimately liked the standard dormitory better.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Situated a five minute walk away from downtown Kyoto (Shijo Dori), staying at this hostel was comfortable and convenient. I stayed in a 6 bed female dorm which had its own shower and toilet. The beds itself were enclosed with drawers, a reading light and a general light built into the capsule structure around the bed. The hostel has laundry...

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Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Those who delight in shopping and cuisine will find themselves at home in Shinkyogoku. Lauded and visited by locals for its Nishiki Market, where baskets of fragrant spices, dried fish, and just-fried foods are piled high along the snaking streets of its enclosed outdoor shopping spaces, Shinkyogoku is not only a hub for fresh fare, but also for fast fashion fixes. Trends-in-the-making can be spotted in the tall windows of several one-of-a-kind stores featuring local labels and modish boutiques. Arcades, outdoor concert spaces, mega department stores, and small, enchanting cafes have sprung up to accommodate the increasing traffic. Whether looking for souvenirs and kitsch on Shinkyogoku Street, or scoping out the massive food court and restaurant floor at Takashimaya Department store, there's something for every wallet or purse, and a buyer for every item.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Khaosan Kyoto Theater

Address: 346 Iseiyacho, Gokomachi Rokkaku sagaru, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto 604-8066, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shinkyogoku Shopping District
Price Range: £17 - £60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Khaosan Kyoto Theater 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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“quieter foor, warm and nice”
 of 5 bubbles winnie97409, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2 nd floor or 3rd floor is the best as it is near the shared bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles Dee8Dee, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Check out the Nishiki food market, there are so many local suppliers and produce is to die for”
  • 10 person mixed dorm
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 of 5 bubbles Kelvin89, 24 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Totally explore the markets around the hostel. Also 7-eleven is right down the street”
 of 5 bubbles 346hannahn, 13 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Kimono room was beautiful and had a private bathroom as well as use of the communal bathrooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Lima3, 9 Nov 2015 | Read review
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