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Guest House Ikoi-no-ie

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Stayed for 4 nights, room might be a tad tight for 3 of us but it sufficed. Clean rooms although they would open the windows after cleaning, making the room a little dusty with some insects. Reception being a couple minutes walk away is a small inconvenience. Anyone complaining should be aware of the price you're paying. Perfectly happy with...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 May 2013

We stayed at Ekoi-no-ie's annex which is a self contained one bedroom apartment with a kitchenette. This is the 2nd time we stayed there when we visited Kyoto. Although the room was not particularly impressive, but it had all the essentials, including wi-fi connection (which was very convenient). The area is very quiet and independent. We just loved the location...

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Taichung, Taiwan
Reviewed 21 May 2013

The room and bathroom are clean but somehow when we enter, the tatami in entry area got some wet. The living/public area is kind dirty which need more maintenance. The staff are helpful but not that kind. They have bike rental service but DON'T rent there, although the rate is cheaper but the bike condition is horrible. The only spark...

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Reviewed 15 May 2013

We booked this guest house due to the good review of its sister hotel. However, it's pretty disappointed. Before we entered the guest house,it already smelled bad. Our room is on the first floor right beside the kitchen. Although it felt like we could totally use the kitchen as our own space but due to the bad smell I don't...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 December 2012

I found Ikoi-no-ie a good and clean guesthouse, but nothing special either. No real highs or lows to report. What attracted me primarily that they do nice last-day offers on private rooms for single travelers, thereby avoiding paying high rates or having to sleep in a dorm (now too old for that!). The rooms are traditional Japanese style, and are...

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 9 December 2012

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 21 October 2012

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Biella
Reviewed 27 August 2012

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Kyoto, Japan
Reviewed 3 July 2012

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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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In our cozy and clean guesthouse in Kyoto, you will experience memorable stays in our Japanese-style room with comfortable futons and reasonable price. Convenient location for sightseeing! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guest House Ikoi-no-ie

Address: 885 Ushitora-cho, Rokujodori, Shinmaachi Higashiiru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8304, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku
Price Range: £40 - £85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Guest House Ikoi-no-ie 2.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooftop room is great, or family room on the ground floor”
keepinggrace, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother with this one.”
angel103, 1 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Get the tatami rooms as opposed to the bunk beds. :)”
JelaineA_13, 4 Feb 2014 | Read review
“If you want the quietness and independence, ask for the annex apartment room. They have three rooms (one on each floor) in the annex apartment. Much better than their Japanese style guest rooms.”
230CindyL, 27 May 2013 | Read review
“Remember tatami rooms are not as big as the western hotel ones... so don't be disappointed!”
707michelap, 21 Oct 2012 | Read review
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