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Guest House Bola-Bola

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 12 July 2013

Bola bola is a nice guesthouse. A lot of coffe houses around and little shops/ food. Take the bus from the station. THAT WAY IT"S EASY to find bola bola. With the "old train/tram" easy to get to Arashiyama. There's a lot to do and...More

Thank Wereldbolletjerond
Reviewed 19 May 2013

We visited here in May 2010. We had 6 days in Japan on a flight stop-over and my husband wanted to see Kyoto. We only had two days in Kyoto. With a two year old. I decided we could only see one neighbourhood so we...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2013 via mobile

The place was a little difficult to find at first but ample help was provided - you can ask for directions and help at the train station at Uzumasa and the staff will assist you. Careful where you are going! I entered the wrong way...More

Thank KeiKurono
Reviewed 14 December 2012

We stayed at Bola Bola guest house in march 2009 and i think we will always remember this place. The home is a real ryokan, the owner very helpful and nice. first we thought that the location is a little bit far away from kyoto...More

Thank msilvas
Reviewed 6 November 2012 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights, owner mr. Haru very polite and helpful. This guest house is a real Japanese house so give us a real experience when we were in Japan. Is convenient access to arashiyama. Location is good, near by train station but you...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
Price range
US$49 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$49 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (38)
Room & Suite (14)
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Western Kyoto
Western Kyoto is home to some of the city's best
eccentricities. Kyoto's Saga-Toriimoto Preserved
Street takes visitors back in time to the Meiji
Period, where old homes have been transformed into tea
houses and eateries. Pleasure boats drift down the
riverbank, under wooden bridges that beckon nature
lovers to hiking trails and botanical walks. The
area's famously tall bamboo groves, monkey park, and
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