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Guesthouse Jiyu-jin

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good26%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“common room”(4 reviews)
“guest house”(3 reviews)
“minute walk”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recommend this guesthouse 100%. The staff is incredibly friendly and helps you as much as they can. The whole guesthouse is very clean and neat. The rooms have a nice size, the beds are spacious, the sanitary facilities are clean and you can even...More

Thank Kelhaim
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Excellent choice for solo travellers looking for a middle point between a crowded hostel and and lonely Hotel. It has the possibility to talk to others travellers while keeping the privacy and security(individual rooms). The staff is nice and friendly; gives you a map with...More

Thank Hideo T
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Awesome service, especially kind, informative and caring staffs. Even if one does not know Japanese, communication with the staffs are no problem due to their english level is very good. Clean room and facilities.

Thank Kahoo P
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a lovely little friendly place to stay if you are on a budget in Kyoto. Clean , quiet and well run , the staff are very helpful and friendly. Close to the subway or a nice 20 minute walk to many of the...More

Thank dgl1979
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Super friendly and helpful staff. Private rooms so not a very social atmosphere, but all in all, no complaints. Great stay. We stayed in one of the private ryokan rooms and it was a nice spot. Easy to get around town and easy in and...More

Thank Jordan P
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$36 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$36 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (48)
Room & Suite (21)
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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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"Just one washing machine, keep an eye on it"
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"if you travel with not more than 4, book for the Japanese Style room as you will share room with stranger in..."
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"Get a Japanese room for your own if you travel with 2 or more friends."
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"they offer japanese style room as well as rooms with normal bed, choose on the website and email them through..."
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