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Hotel Kanra Kyoto

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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic hotel! It was clean and comfortable, the breakfast in hotel was amazing... both the western and Japanese options were brilliant. It’s a short walk to train station and in a nice quiet areaMore

1  Thank Robert B
Response from Kanatsuka, Front department at Hotel Kanra KyotoResponded 20 November 2017

Dear Mr.Robert B Warm greetings from Hotel Kanra Kyoto. Thank you for staying with us. We are pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Our breakfast is one of "must-do" in our hotel, and we recommend guest to have it. Thank you for your...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

We chose this hotel for 1) design 2) size against price 3) location. Our stay was short and needed to leave very early in the morning to come back to UK, we wanted somewhere close from the main Kyoto station. Turns out, Kyoto Station was...More

Thank 5982chi
Response from Kanatsuka, Front department at Hotel Kanra KyotoResponded 20 November 2017

Dear 5982chi Warm greetings from Hotel Kanra Kyoto. Thank you for choosing us to stay. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. One of our hotel is a hotel with atmosphere of " Ryokan", and we are surprised that you...More

Reviewed 14 November 2017

I will travel during 1-3 Dec. Could you tell me which station is the nearest to travel from hotel to main attraction. Secondly, do you have an onsen with mineral water provided in the hotel? and any bicycles provided for a free rent?More

1  Thank nichamonpw
Response from Kanatsuka, Front department at Hotel Kanra KyotoResponded 16 November 2017

Dear Nichamonpw Warm greeting from Hotel Kanra Kyoto. Thank you for inquiry. As for main attraction, it would be shijo station of subway. Around the station, it is very popular for shopping area, and there is Gion area if you walk around 15min from the...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

Entering Hotel Kanra is a light and airy affair. Gentle steps down the narrow corridor with slender bamboo stalks on either side swinging gracefully, pass through the sliding wood panels into the sparse reception area and the seasonally curated Ikebana (flower arrangement) awaits. This time...More

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Response from Kanatsuka, Front department at Hotel Kanra KyotoResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Theminimalist Warm greetings from Hotel Kanra Kyoto. Thank you for staying with us. We are glad to hear that you emjoyed the stay with us. In our hotel, you could see a variety of crafts in Kyoto. Thank you for your commercial. We are...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017

The hotel was near the train station but far from downtown and places to go out at night. Room was spacious, very clean, no view at all and ammenities were very poor. Staff was kind. Average western and japanese breakfast, no buffet, eat from a...More

Thank Otavio B
Response from Kanatsuka, Front department at Hotel Kanra KyotoResponded 8 November 2017

Dear Otabio B Warm greetings from Hotel Kanra Kyoto. Thank you for staying with us. First, we try to make each guest's stay comfortable and enjoyable. However, we apologize for fulfilling your expectation. We do improve what you pointed out, and we will welcome you...More

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#3 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#3 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kyoto
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US$271 - US$1,061 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#3 Spa Hotel in Kyoto
#5 Romantic Hotel in Kyoto
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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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EGMom_3
19 February 2018|
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Response from Lyn&MarkfromOz | Reviewed this property |
No. But they do have a laundry service. Its rare for an upmarket hotel to have such facilities anywhere in the world.
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AliceLLM
16 January 2018|
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Response from Lani C | Reviewed this property |
You can catch a shuttle bus from Kyoto station. Buy your tic in advance to secure your seat. I think it takes one half to 2 hours to get to Kansai airport from Kyoto. JAPANESE public transport is very punctual and efficient... More
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Beee_Travels
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Response from Rmitch1956 | Reviewed this property |
The breakfast at the hotel is great
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