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Inn Kawashima

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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsshared bathroomshijo streetthe owner speaks excellent englishnishiki marketsitting roombeds were very comfortablea lovely staycentral kyotominutes walk awayenjoyed our stayside streettatami matsearplugsryokangionjapanwesterners
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

I had a great time spending one night in the inn. Any longer and it might not have been so quaint. Although there was air conditioning, it was still a hot night and we couldn't enjoy opening our windows into the nice garden below. Internet...More

2  Thank SuziReckless
Reviewed 14 July 2014

I am already almost a professional ryokan reviewer, having stayed only in ryokans during my visits to Japan. Kawashima Inn (or Ryokan) is definitely one of the best so far. It is small, maybe 5 or 6 rooms, everything is in the same scale as...More

3  Thank jippu
Reviewed 7 June 2014

The value is simply amazing... you have an excellent service as the manager of the ryokan was quiet discreet and absolutely helpful. The room had a view on the street, but it was amazingly decorated and quite large fo a ryokan. i won't talk about...More

1  Thank ZicoElMouddene
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights and overall it was enjoyable - I booked it so my husband could have the experience and I informed him beforehand it would not be a luxury hotel. As it can happen with other B&B's and Inn's sometimes you encounter...More

2  Thank DesertroseBe
Reviewed 14 May 2014

I stayed at Inn Kawashima in March/April. It is very conveniently located very close to the subway line, and only a block from the main Shijo Street, which has lots of shops and restaurants, and transportation. Really easy to get around from here. My room...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$165 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#58 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$165 - US$375 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#58 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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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
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"Request a ground floor room if you need to get up in the night for the toilets."
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"Next time I go I want the room that has a view of the zen garden! right next to the bathroom"
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"Machi-yas have steep steps like canal houses. The elderly or disabled should take note."
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"Just tell the owners if you need to be downstairs or closer to the bathroom. I am sure they will accommodate."
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