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Ryokan Shimizu

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  • Excellent71%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“midnight curfew”(9 reviews)
“kyoto station”(148 reviews)
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

I cannot recommend this place more highly. We only stayed for 2 nights, and I wish we had stayed longer. It was such a cute little place, and it was very comfortable. The rooms are in the traditional Japanese inn style, with futons on the...More

Thank Lillie Mae S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We wished we stayed here longer! The hosts were incredibly nice and friendly, it made our stay even better. Conveniently located near Kyoto station and it was comfortable, clean and decent size space. There were yukatas in our room for us to wear after shower/bath,...More

Thank MissMa413
Reviewed 30 May 2017

What excellent service! We arrived early and were able to store our bags. The owner helped us to plan which sites we would be able to see easily that afternoon and advised us of temple closing times. When we returned to check in, our bags...More

Thank Alexandra H
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed for three nights here with my partner. Easy walking distance from JR Kyōto Station. They stored our luggage on arrival until the room was available. Staff provided a suggested itinerary for our stay in Kyōto. Clean comfortable semi-traditional rooms. Very friendly staff who were...More

Thank Owen B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice ryokan.staff can speak good English.very friendly.close to Kyoto Station-700 meters.easy to find.they have kimono for taking photos,bikes for renting.even it is centre but very quite.one of the best ryokan in Kyoto!

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Air Conditioning
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US$90 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
#39 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$90 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#9 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
#39 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
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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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Zetarai
16 January 2018|
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Response from ishedwards | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there were plug points around the room. We also took an extension strip with us. This permitted us to recharge several gadgets (cell phones, laptops, phone chargers etc.) all at the same time.
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dereknguyen2001
7 September 2017|
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Response from GiacomoBPavia_Italia | Reviewed this property |
You can ask them directly but it is not a house it is a Ryokan. If you don't know what it is you can Google it
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the_melv
19 April 2017|
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Response from RyokanShimizu | Property representative |
Is ice available for having a drink in your room? A: We serve ice at the front desk. We are thinking about heat in our room in November? A: We have air conditioners in all the room. Also, would it be better to be in... More
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"If you are a family of more than two and and you would like to share a room, they have a room for you."
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"All the rooms have their own bathroom, and it is tucked into a quiet neighborhood, so all the rooms seem to..."
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"As with most ryokans, the walls are pretty thin so you will get some noise from your neighbours!"
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