A good time in the center of Geisha Area.
A-yado Gion Guest House recently opened in the cultural center of Japan,Kyoto. It's one of the most convenient accomodation for Kyoto explorers, located right in the middle of the city center, 5minutes on foot from Hankyu and Keihan railway main stations.
Furthermore our accomodation lies in the middle of the exclusive Geisha district, Gion. This area is made of hundreds of Japanese old-style houses, Machiya alongside a beautiful small stream,Shirakawa. In the evening these streets are coloured with beautiful illumination from restaurants and Geisha walking around. It is the best place for the travelers to get in touch with the profoundness of Japanese culture.
Not only accessible to all the beautiful spots in Kyoto, the location makes it easy for you to reach exciting surrounding cities as Nara, Osaka and Kobe and to enjoy lively nightlife in Japan.
Office hours and Check-in
Reception: Open between 8:00 and 21:00.
Check-in time: Between 15:00 and 20:00. Guests can come to the guest house before 15:00.
Last check-in is at 20:00 on the day of your reservation. Please note that if we have not heard from you even after 20:00, the reservation will be cancelled.
Guest room hours of use:
Guests can use the guest room after15:00 (We can hold your luggage if necessary but we cannot store valuables.)
10:00. Please let us know in advance if you would like to lengthen your stay.
We do not have a curfew or lock-out time.
Cancellations If you wish to cancel a reservation, please let us know three days before your arrival date. A cancellation fee will be charged if we receive notice of a cancellation on the day of the check-in or on the day before. In the event that we do not receive a cancellation notice, all reservations will be automatically cancelled.
Cancellation charges are as follows:
Cancellation treatment Last check-in time is 20:00 on the reservation date. Please note that in the event that the cancellation notice is not received even after 20:00, we cancel the reservation.
No show 100%
Cancellation on the day of arrival:100%
Cancellation on the day before arrival and cancellation on the 2 days before arrival:50%
Please pay in full charges for your stay upon arrival. If you wish to cancel or make changes to your reservation during your stay, please let us know three days prior to the date/s you wish to cancel or change. If we receive notice three days prior to the reservation/s being cancelled, the accommodation charges you have paid will be fully refunded.
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5-minute walk from Keihan 'Gion-Shijo station', 5-minute walk from 'Keihan Sanjo station'.
5-minute walk from Keihan -Sanjo station of Subway Tozai line.
8-minute walk from Hankyu 'Kawaramachi station'.
The access from Kyoto Station.
Bus terminal of JR Kyoto Karasuma-chuo-guchi
Take No.100 or No. 206 bus at a bus stop Ｄ1 in a counterclockwise direction for about 15 min. Get off at 'Gion' and walk 3 mins.
Please go north the intersection of Shijo street and Hanamikoji street. Turn right into Hanamikoji street and walk apporoximately 300 meters.
The guest house is located on the northeast corner of Shinmonzen street and Hanamikoji street！！
Yasaka Shrine - 6minutes walk
Minami-za - 7minutes walk
Kodai-ji - 12minutes walk
Kiyomizu-dera 20minutes walk
Availability & RatesTo view availability and prices please select dates and click 'Update Dates'
Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Air Conditioning
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- No Curfew
- Reading Light
- Safe Deposit Box
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels For Hire
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Group cancelation policy
If you are a group more than 6 people, check the group cancelation policy and agree it, please.
For safety reasons, we cannot provide accommodation for persons younger than
18 years of age.
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Access from Neighborhood Stations:
15-minute by bus from Kyoto station
5-minute walk from Keihan “Gion-Shijo station”
5-minute walk from “Keihan Sanjo station”
5-minute walk from “Keihan -Sanjo station” of Subway Tozai line
8-minute walk from Hankyu “Kawaramachi station”
The bus is easiest way to get to the hostel from "JR Kyoto Sta" . (one way 230yen)
1. From a bus terminal, "JR Kyoto Karasuma-chuo-guchi ", which is on the north side of Kyoto station.
Take bus No. 206 at “D-2 bus stop” for about 15 min.
2. Get off at "Gion bus stop".
3.Please walk to north about 1min.(The same way of 206 bus going.)
4.When you find "Shinmonzen-street" sign, turn left.
5.Go straight, and you will be about to come to a crossroad.
6. Our entrance is along the "Shinmonzen-street" on your right hand.
The building of our hostel is located on the north-east corner of Shinmonzen-street and Hanamikoji-street!
Google coordinate : 35.006325,135.77537
If you get lost, please phone us.
Our number is 075-531-5489.