Guest House Kyoto

401-1 Teppo-cho, Shimogyo-ku,, Kyoto, Japan, Distance from city centre: 3.1km

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Rating: 82%from 7 reviews

  • 77%Atmosphere
  • 77%Staff
  • 88%Security
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 82%Location
  • 74%Value for money
  • 85%Facilities
Welcome to Kyoto!!!

At the Guest House Kyoto you will find the perfect combination of urban convenience and secluded relaxation in the ancient capital of Japan.

We are conveniently located near Kyoto station and a lots of world heritage such as: Honganji temples, Kiyomizu temples, Nijo castle, etc.

You can relax in one of our spacious, well appointed rooms complimented with amenities such as: microwaves, hair dryers, desks, high speed internet access and complimentary coffee. We also welcome the long-term traveler with a fully appointed clean-bedroom.

There are so many things to do and see in the Kyoto area and our central location makes us the best starting point. It is only ten minutes' walk from Kyoto station to us.


Accommodation Information
We offers an easy going and relaxing atmosphere. All rooms are spacious and bright clean.

No curfew or lockout.
24 hours hot showers.
Free maps of the city.
Kitchen facilities.
Free internet access & WiFF

Check-in & Check-out
Check-in Guests may check in anytime after 3 p.m. The registration desk is open 24 hours a day for late arrivals. Please alert the Guest House if you anticipate arriving later than 2 a.m.
Check-out Guests must check-out prior to noon. Luggage can be held beyond check-out time.

Mixed domitory 2500 yen (5% tax included)
Female domitory 2500 yen (5% tax included)
Triple room 3000 yen (5% tax included)
Twin room 3500 yen (5% tax included)
Single room 4000 yen (5% tax included)

Please make your payment for your entire stay upon your arrival.
Room key deposit is 1000 Yen. We refund it when you check-out.
We have no curfew or lock-out times unlike some other youth and backpacker hostels.
Please keep quiet between 22:00pm-8:00am in the room.
Optional Services
Kyoto station 'Meet and Greet' and we would guild you to the guest house. Free
We offer high speed internet access. Free
Travelers with PDA's and other handheld devices or laptops with wireless cards can connect to the internet via wifi. Free
Overseas calls: Using the phone in the information desk. 100 yen/min (to almost all countries)
Rental towels Large: 100 yen
Small: 50 yen

Laundry Washing: 200 yen/load
Drier: 100 yen/30min

Rental bicycle One hour: 100 yen (within 4 hours)
One day: 500 yen

Guest House Kyoto is the fun place to go for a Kyoto holiday, whether you are backpacking around the world or just need a cool place to chill out in Japan. Guest House Kyoto is a modern clean hostel that is ideally located close to famous places, excellent nightlife and all the tourism attractions of the ancient capital of Japan. You will find friendly folk, great accommodation at a budget price with heaps to do and see.

Location Information
Guest House Kyoto has just been renovated and it is located round the corner from the Kyoto station that connects you to all the fascinating monuments of the city, but if you prefer to walk you'll find everything within steps!

Getting to Guest House Kyoto
It is a short and easy walk from the Kyoto Station to Guest House Kyoto.
When you exit Kyoto Station turn left and walk along Shiokoji Street (it is the main street in front of the station). After approximately 350 meters the street will hit Horikawa Street. Accross Horikawa Street turn right. You will find a gas station at once, turn left in this side of the gas station. After approximately 200 meters, you can find the signboard of barber. Turn right and the Guest House Kyoto is 10 meters down the road on the right.

Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle hire
  • Breakfast not included
  • Ceiling fan
  • Child Friendly
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

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Location Information
Guest House Kyoto has just been renovated and it is located round the corner from the Kyoto station that connects you to all the fascinating monuments of the city, but if you prefer to walk you'll find everything within steps!

How to get here from Kyoto station.
Walk west on Shiokoji Street (north side of the station). After approximately 5 minutes walk, you will hit Horikawa Street. Accross this street by pedestrian bridge or crossing. Turn right (go north) and immediately you will find a gas station by the name of ENEOS. Turn left in this side of the gas station. Walk four blocks west (you can see a florist on the way). And go right at the corner. The hostel is on the righthand side.

Located Near

Nishi Hongan-ji Temple (5 minutes walk)
Kiyomizu-dera Temple (15 minutes by city bus)
Nishiki market (15 minutes by city bus)
Toji Temple (7 minutes walk)
Kyoto Aquarium (2 minutes walk)
Gion Corner (15 minutes by city bus)
Umekoji Park (2 minutes walk: the biggest park in the Kyoto city)

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