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    Matsubaya Inn

    Higashinotoin Nishi-iru, Kamijuzuyacho-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8150, Kyoto Prefecture
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    • Average8%
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    Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

    We have just stayed at this Inn and would definitely recommend if you're looking for a Japanese experience in the way of accommodation, culture and history. The inn is over 130 years old and has remained in the same family ever since. The staff are...More

    1  Thank Corina J
    Reviewed 6 February 2017

    I stayed in a single Japanese style room on the third floor. This ryokan was excellently located - about 5 minutes walk from Kyoto or Gojo station. The room was very clean. I am an extremely light sleeper, but I wasn't bothered by my neighbours...More

    Thank Sian M
    Reviewed 12 January 2017

    The family run Inn is great, with friendly staff and owners. Simple, but tasty breakfast. Good location to many major attractions BUT if you want a good nights sleep consider the traditional paper thing walls. Snoring and talking from other rooms made it difficult to...More

    2  Thank brett k
    Reviewed 4 January 2017

    We stayed type B Japanese style room , ensuire bathroom. Dim lighting, tatami, futon, traditional Japanese decor, tea set & cosy size all makes our room calm & restful place to return to happily every night. We especially love the balcony. It is tiny but...More

    5  Thank hijacque
    Reviewed 29 December 2016

    This inn is a few easy blocks walk from the main train station. We had a "western" style room (room 505) and found it very clean and comfortable. Though considered western, it still had an interesting Japanese vibe to it, including a Japanese style bath....More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$109 - US$228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #17 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Kyoto Prefecture >
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    • Shimogyo-ku / Kyoto Station
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    eamonl85
    27 January 2017|
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    Response from lforest | Reviewed this property |
    you can use.the.key
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    Response from Q2018GWterryl | Reviewed this property |
    Yes sure why not. Just make sure there is an adult staying with him.
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    18 April 2016|
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    Response from AdzynR | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. You are given a key for door. To lock at night and when you leave each day
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    "Garden view room is lovely, but if you want to save some money, you could probably just get the rooms without..."
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