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    Ryokan Shimizu

    646 Kagiya-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8317, Kyoto Prefecture
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    Reviewed 24 February 2010

    Booking was easy and we recieved a very clear map of how to get to the Ryokan. That proved very accurate and it really is just 7 minutes walk from the station, in a lovely, low-rise neighbourhood. At the Ryokan, we were invited to remove...More

    Thank josh47003
    Reviewed 20 February 2010

    It's like a MasterCard advert - "experiencing a stay at Ryokan Shimizu, priceless". STAFF My experience (11th and 12th of February '10) was what I expected, seeing it on #1 here at Tripadvisor. The staff was extremely kind and they went out of their way...More

    1  Thank spazmaster
    Reviewed 20 February 2010

    We stayed in Ryokan Shimizu for 3 nights in February and used it as our base to explore Kyoto and the surrounding area. I have stayed in a few ryokan in Kyoto and elsewhere in Japan, and I have to say Shimizu is the nicest...More

    1  Thank willparkes50
    Reviewed 15 February 2010

    I sadly spent only one night at Ryokan Shimizu in Kyoto before heading back to Osaka for business. It's proximity to Kyoto station was very handy for this. Although near the main station it was in a lovely quite backstreet of 2 to 3 storied...More

    1  Thank tofu_tengu
    Reviewed 14 February 2010

    We stayed one week at the Ryokan Shimizu and had a beautiful stay there. The staff was very kind and attentive and answered all questions we had. They also speak english. In addition, there is a lot of information material available (maps, plans, etc.) which...More

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    • US$105 - US$139 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #8 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
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    • Shimogyo-ku
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    Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
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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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    11 December 2016|
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    Response from Resa10984 | Reviewed this property |
    I stayed there at the end of September 2016. They did not have any food options at the ryokan. There are plenty of food options nearby, though! And they will give you suggestions!
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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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    "Book early!"
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    "The rooms at the front of the ryokan have clear glass windows whereas the ones on the side are frosted. It..."
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