Hostel Kyotokko (ex Kyoto Cheapest Inn)

783 Sabamatsu-cho, Marutamachi-dori Matsuyacyo Nis, Kamigyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan, Distance from city centre: 1.9km
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Rating: 74%from 3 reviews

  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 93%Staff
  • 66%Security
  • 66%Cleanliness
  • 73%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 66%Facilities
Hostel Kyotokko provides simple, budget accommodation for backpackers and cost-conscious travelers in Kyoto. Each bed in our dormitory-style rooms has an individual curtain for privacy and a reading light. We can also offer private en-suite accommodation with futons and beds for varying numbers of people; we welcome groups of all sizes.

We are located close to Nijo-jo Castle, with plenty of shops, banks and restaurants nearby. Kyoto centre can be easily reached by bus or bicycle (which can be rented at reception).
*** Please DO NOT walk from JR Kyoto Station to the hostel!
You can come to the hostel by neither JR Saga Arashiyama line or buses #9 or #50.

We offer a range of free services including broadband internet plus WiFi, a guest kitchen with microwave and oven, air conditioning, linen, tea and coffee, television, security lockers and more. We also offer laundry service and have towels for hire (free for guests in private rooms). We have a rooftop terrace with tables, chairs and sun loungers and a view of Nijo-jo.

Check-in: 2-9pm
Check-out: 11am
We have no curfew/lock-out time

Tax is included in the rates and a refundable deposit is payable upon check-in. We accept payment by Visa, MasterCard, American Express and JCB.

Special offers may be available, including long-stay discounts (if you booked directly to the hostel).

Children may only stay in private rooms.

The staffs speak English and we are always happy to help you with full information about places of scenic beauty and historical interest, as well as the entertainment in Kyoto.
You can go easy anywhere by bike/bus from the hostel.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle hire
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Reading Light
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels For Hire
  • Towels Included
  • 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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- JR (Sagano line) Nijo sta. 15 - 20 minutes foot
- Subway (KarasumaLine) Marutamachi Sta. 15 - 20 minutes on foot
- Subway (Tozai line) Nijojomae Sta. 5 - 10 minutes on foot
- Hankyu, keifuku oomiya Sta. 20 - 30 minutes on foot

- City bus Marutamachi Chiekoin 1 minute on foot
- City bus Horikawa Marutamachi 3 minutes on foot

*** Please DO NOT walk from JR Kyoto Station to the hostel!
You can come to the hostel by neither JR Saga Arashiyama line or buses #9 or #50.

From JR Kyoto Station...
Take 'Saga Ayashiyama Line' from the main station called Kyoto station to Nijo station (The second stop from Kyoto station).
From JR Nijo station to the hostel on foot, it takes about 15-20 minutes.
1) Go to the direction to Nijo castle along the school (Nakagyo junior high school)
2) When you reach the castle, turn left at the corner of the school.
3) Go straight to the end of a path. (there are the castle, park, TV station and a gas station on the right. On the left, there are three schools and some houses.)
4) Turn right on the corner of the gas station and got to the second traffic light.
5) We are on the right corner of the traffic light

Located Near

- Nijo Castle, a World Heritage site - 5 minutes on foot
- Kyoto Imperial Palace - 15 - 20 minutes on foot
- Shinsen-en Garden - 10 - 15 minutes on foot
- Nishijin Textile Center - 20 - 30 minutes on foot
- Kitano Tenmangu Shrine - 30 - 40 minutes on foot
- Gion Matsuri Festival - 20 - 30 minutes on foot

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