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Guest House Bola-Bola

25-17 Uzumasa Horigauchi-cho, Ukyo-ku, Kyoto 616-8152, Kyoto Prefecture
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I loved staying here. The roll-out mats, sitting on floors, the sliding doors and the overall atmosphere and architecture gave this guesthouse the most authentic Japanese feel. Good location - walking distance to public transit, food, bath houses and more! We went during a cold...More

Thank TheLittleTraveller93
Reviewed 12 October 2016

this hostel is well located for the attractions at Arashiyama. It is a quaint place, very clean , tidy and comfortable. The showers and toilets are excellent and it has a kitchen that is reasonably well equipped. The owner has produced some excellent maps and...More

Thank Carolinewales
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I spent a night here in August 2015. The owner is a nice guy, don't hesitate to ask him for direction or a map, he'll be helping you. It is located near to Katabiranotsuji station (approximately 5mins walking) and also Uzumasa station (approximately 15mins walking)....More

1  Thank Fayluna
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Very nice and cheap guesthouse in Kyoto. The owner makes the place especially nice. He is a friendly old Japanese man who speaks good English and likes to talk to his guests about Japan and Kyoto. Bikes can be rented for a good price at...More

1  Thank Anderskhe
Reviewed 5 May 2015

Friends highly recommended this place. It was a convenient place to stay as we were heading to Arashiyama. Shopping street with a number of eating places, convenience stores, supermarkets and public baths are within walking distance. Place is clean and host is staying on the...More

3  Thank ch3rylism
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  • Top amenities
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Price range
  • US$46 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 5
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