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Ikoi-no-Ie Kyoto

885 Ushitora-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto city, Kyoto, Japan, Distance from city centre: 2.2km

Rating: 86% from 8 reviews

  • 85%Atmosphere
  • 92%Staff
  • 90%Security
  • 90%Cleanliness
  • 82%Location
  • 82%Value for money
  • 82%Facilities

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  • Friendly staff, location's not that close to Kyoto station but accessible by bus
  • 74%
  • 18 Nov 2014 Anonymous Hong Kong
  • Nice atmosphere, in Japanese style but with all necessary Western comforts. The staff was always very helpful and patient.
  • 83%
  • 10 May 2014 Simone Italy
  • Quiet hostel. All private rooms. Generally an older crowd that stays here (25+). I had the feeling that I was staying at a place which an acquaintance let me borrow, so we came and left freely. It's a bit far down a small quiet street but the 7/11 convenient store saved our lives! 15 mins walk from Kyoto station. Buy a bus pass from the hostel. (500 yen) It saves you a lot of money! The ramen shop on the main street is awesome! Eat the spicy miso and the fried chicken and get a side of shoots!
  • 71%
  • 19 Mar 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Everything about this hostel was fantastic. It offers the tradition ryokan style, futon-style mats on the floor with pillows and blanket and your own personal robe. Kyoto isn't a huge city, and the location is in a quiet neighborhood near the Higashi Honganji temple and Gojo metro station. The staff were ever so friendly and pleasant and helpful and we couldn't recommend this place highly enough.
  • 100%
  • 04 Mar 2014 Anonymous USA
  • Very vriendly staff who speak english and give you a tour of the hostel. The hostel is very nice and traditional Japanese style themed.
  • 97%
  • 28 Dec 2013 Anonymous Netherlands
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