Jiyujin

524,Izumi-cho,gojo-sagaru,, higashidouindori,shimogyou-ku, Kyoto, Japan, Distance from city centre: 2km
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Rating: 96%from 9 reviews

  • 93%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 97%Security
  • 95%Cleanliness
  • 95%Location
  • 97%Value for money
  • 95%Facilities
Hostelworld - Full Description

It is very convenient for sightseeing!

-We are located in Karasuma-Gojo(烏丸五条).
-Nearest station is Kyoto subway Karasuma Line [Gojo(五条) station].
※Please note that [Kyoto station] is not nearest station.
※It will take approximately 15-20 minutes by walking from Kyoto station.

≪Safety / Convenience / Comfortable≫
-Free Wi-Fi is available.
-Each room has an air conditioner.
-You can rent bicycle in here.
When you use a bicycle (500yen/day), you can go anywhere in Kyoto city.
-There are Convenience store, Supermarket (24 hours open), Restaurant, public bath near us as well.

【CHECK IN & OUT】
-Check-in time 16:00-21:00.
-Check-out time 11:00.
※The entrance door is locked, and no staff is at reception during 11:00-16:00 and 21:00-8:00.

-Please check-in to the Guest House by 21:00.
-We do not accept any check-in after 21:00.
-However, if your arrival time will be later than 21:00 for "INEVITABLE REASONS", please make sure to contact us in advance.
-Once you check-in, you can come back anytime you want (no curfew).

【Available hours】
8:00-11:00, 16:00-21:00
※Our staff is not available from 21:00 to 8:00 and 11:00 to 16:00 at the front desk.
-If you need any help, please contact us during reception hours .

【General Information】
-We can keep your luggage for free before check-in and after check-out.
※Before check-in, please bring your luggage between 8:00 and 11:00.
※After check-out, please pick up your luggage between 16:00 and 21:00.

-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival. Please pay the "total amount" in cash.
※We do not accept credit cards/debit cards.
※ Please make sure to exchange some currency into Japanese yen.

-Please bring necessary amenities, such as towels, pajamas etc.
※ Bath-towels (150 yen) for rent and hand-towels (100 yen) and tooth brushes (50 yen) for sale at our guest house.

-Convenience stores and a supermarket (24 hours open) are located near our guest house.

≪Attention≫
-Before making reservations, please be aware that Jiyu-jin is not a hotel but a guesthouse.
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-We do not provide any meals.
-No vending machines.
-We do provide shoes locker but not personal safe.
-"Twin room" have double-deck beds (Not parallel).
-"Standard Twin Room" have parallel beds.
-"Japanese Style Room" is not real traditional. (Not Machiya,Washitsu)
Also,Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.
-Please be considerate of others and try to keep noise levels down, especially after 22:00.
Also, please understand that it is not a hotel. It is a guest house. Therefore, please excuse excess noise.
-Please be sure to check all the contents of our emails.

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【Room features】
■Dormitory (11.5m sized room)
-Shared with up to 4 male guests.
-Shared with up to 4 female guests.
-2 double-deck beds.
-208cm long bed, much longer than regular single-size bed.
-Partitioned beds with curtain for your privacy.
(You might feel the room is a bit small or narrow.)
※We do not have private lockers.
※We do not provide any meals.
※These bath/shower rooms, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.

■Single room (6.6m sized room)
-Comfortable and private space.
-120 cm three-quarter beds (semi-double bed).
※We do not provide any meals.
※These bath/shower rooms, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.

■Twin room, Double-deck bed(7.2m sized room)
-Double-deck bed. (No Parallel Type)
-208cm long bed, much longer than regular single-size bed.
(You might feel the room is a bit small or narrow.)
※We do not provide any meals.
※These bath/shower rooms, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.

■Standard Twin Room. (11.5 m² sized room)
-Private room for 2 guests.
-2 three-quarter beds(semi-double bed) are placed in both sides of the room.
※We do not have TV and extra bed.
※We do not provide any meals.
※These bath/shower rooms, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.

■Japanese Style Room (13.5m sized TATAMI room)
-Private room for up to 4 guests.
-FUTON (Japanese style-bedding) used in TATAMI room.
※ It is not real traditional Japanese room (Washitsu,Machiya).
※We do not provide any meals.
※These bath/shower rooms, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.

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【Access to Jiyu-jin】
◆Access from JR Kyoto Station◆
1. By subway: About 5 minutes (210 yen)
2. By City Bus: 3rd stop and about 10 minutes (230 yen)
3. By walking: About 15-20 minutes

■Nearest Subway Station [Gojo(五条)station]
Access from the subway Karasuma Line Gojo(五条) station: 3-minute walk
1. Start from Exit No. 3 and walk the along Gojo Street for about 100 meters.
2. Turn right at the corner of SEVEN-ELEVEN (shop).
3. Go straight for about 100 meters, the Jiyu-jin is on your left side.

■Nearest Bus Stop [Karasuma Gojo(烏丸五条)]
Access from the city bus stop Karasuma Gojo(烏丸五条): 3-minute walk
1. Proceed south from the bus stop.
2. Turn left at the first traffic light (Kagiyamachi Street).
3. Walk to the end of alley. The Jiyu-jin is in diagonally forward (left side).

Our staff is not available from 22:00 to 8:00 at the front desk. If you need any help, please contact us in advance.
-Please pay the full amount in cash at the time of check-in.

We can temporarily keep your luggage before check-in and after check-out at no cost.
Before check-in, please bring your luggage between 8:00 and 11:00.
After check-out, please pick up your luggage between 16:00 and 22:00.

We don't accept credit cards.
We require full payment in cash upon check in.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Reading Light
  • Steam Room
  • Taxes included
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 7 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

-Check-in time is from 16:00 to 21:00.
Please come to our guest house between 16:00 and 21:00.
You can freely come in and go out once you check in.

※The entrance door is locked and no staff is at reception during 11:00-16:00 and 21:00-8:00.

-Our reception closes at 21:00.
We do not accept any check-in after 21:00.
However, if your arrival time will be later than 21:00 for INEVITABLE REASONS, please make sure to contact us in advance.

-Check-out time is from 8:00 to 11:00.
Please let us know in advance if you would like to check out before 8:00.

-We can keep your luggage for free before check-in and after check-out.
※Before check-in, please bring your luggage between 8:00 and 11:00.
※After check-out, please pick up your luggage between 16:00 and 21:00.

-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival.
Please pay the total amount in cash. We do not accept credit cards/debit cards.
※Please make sure to exchange some currency into Japanese yen.

-Please bring necessary amenities, such as towels, pajamas etc.
※ Bath-towels (150 yen) for rent and hand-towels (100 yen) and tooth brushes (50 yen) for sale at our guest house.

-Convenience stores and a supermarket (24 hours open) are located near our guest house.

≪Attention≫
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-We do not provide any meals.
-No vending machines.
-No elevator (lift).
-We do provide shoes locker but not personal safe.
-'Twin room' have double-deck beds (Not parallel).
-'Standard Twin Room' have parallel beds.
-'Japanese Style Room' is not real traditional. (Not Machiya,Washitsu)
Also, Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.
-Please be aware that Jiyu-jin is not a hotel but a guesthouse.
-Please be sure to check all the contents of our emails.


【Reservation Change and Cancellation Policy】
-Please contact us as soon as possible if you wish to cancel or change your reservation.
-Please be aware that applicable cancellation/change fee will be charged starting 7 days prior to your arrival.
-Cancellation fee:
7 to 4 days prior to arrival:20% of total amount
3 to 2 days prior to arrival:50% of total amount
1 day before & the day of your arrival/no-show:100% of total amount

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Access to Jiyu-jin

■Access from JR Kyoto Station
(1) By subway: About 5 minutes (210 yen)
Take subway Karasuma Line bound for Kokusaikaikan, and get off at the next stop Gojo(五条) Station. It is about 3-minute walk from Exit No. 3.

(2) By walking: About 15-20 minutes
1. Go straight north along the Karasuma Street from the Kyoto Station (Side of Central Entrance and Kyoto Tower).
※On the way, you will see the Higashi-Hongannji (a big temple) on your left side.
2. Walk north along the Karasuma Street for 15 minutes, you will find the subway station Exit No. 5 (Gojo Station) which is next to the Japanese lunch box vendor (shop).
3. Then, turn right at the first corner which is alley.
※ Please do not pass by Pizzala (Pizza delivery shop).
4. Walk to the end of alley. The Jiyu-jin is in diagonally forward (left side).

(3) By city bus: 3rd stop and about 10 minutes (230 yen)
1. Take a city bus No. 5, 26 or 101 at the Kyoto Station Karasuma Exit (north side of station) and get off at Karasuma Gojo.
2. It is about 3-minute walk from the bus stop.


■Nearest Subway Station [Gojo(五条)station]
Access from the subway Karasuma Line Gojo(五条) station: 3-minute walk
1. Start from Exit No. 3 and walk the along Gojo Street for about 100 meters.
2. Turn right at the corner of SEVEN-ELEVEN (shop).
3. Go straight for about 100 meters, the Jiyu-jin is on your left side.

■Nearest Bus Stop [Karasuma Gojo(烏丸五条)]
Access from the city bus stop Karasuma Gojo(烏丸五条): 3-minute walk
1. Proceed south from the bus stop.
2. Turn left at the first traffic light (Kagiyamachi Street).
3. Walk to the end of alley. The Jiyu-jin is in diagonally forward (left side).

Located Near

■Nearest Subway Station [Gojo(五条)station]
Access from the subway Karasuma Line 「Gojo」station: 3-minute walk
1. Start from Exit No. 3 and walk the along Gojo Street for about 100 meters.
2. Turn right at the corner of SEVEN-ELEVEN (shop).
3. Go straight for about 100 meters, the Jiyu-jin is on your left side.

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