Jiyujin

524,Izumi-cho, gojo-sagaru,, higashidouindori, shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Japan, Distance from city centre: 2km
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Rating: 98%from 3 reviews

  • 100%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 93%Security
  • 100%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 100%Value for money
  • 100%Facilities
We are not a large house, but we make our best efforts every day for offering excellent stay.
*Inside the house is a very simple.
The atmosphere in the house varies from day to day.
For spending your free time, sharing a private laugh with other guests, or the like. Have a relaxing time in your own way.
We hope that our guests stay at pleasant and enjoy Kyoto during the stay!

*The house is generally quiet.
As the majority of solo travelers here are spend a lot of their days, you may feel short on fun if you were person who want to interact with others.

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

[ Check-in 16:00 – 21:00 ]
*The entrance door will be locked, and staff are absent “from 11:00 to 16:00” and 'from 21:00 to 8:00”.
・Once you check-in, you can come back anytime you want (no curfew).
-Please check-in to the Guest House by 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 8:00 – 11:00 ]
・You can also check-out before 8:00 am.
 If you wish to depart early, please let us know about it in advance.

[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 .

-We can temporarily 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.

[Safety / Convenience / Comfortable]
-Free Wi-Fi is available.
-Each room can be locked from inside.
-Each room has an air conditioner.
-The bath and shower rooms are available at any time (except during cleaning time).
*These bath/shower rooms, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.
-You can rent bicycle in here.
When you use a bicycle (500 yen/day), you can go anywhere in Kyoto city.
-There are Convenience store, Supermarket (24 hours open), Restaurant, public bath near us as well.

[General Information]
-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival.
*Please pay the total amount at one time.
-We accept credit cards.
* Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.
-Offer one-time complimentary bath towel.
Offer the second and succeeding bath towel for a fee (Rental: 150).
-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.

[Attention]
-We do not provide any meals.
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-[Standard Twin Room] have parallel beds.
-[Basic Twin Private] is Japanese Style Room(TATAMI).
※Japanese Style Room is not real traditional. (Not Machiya,Washitsu)
Also,Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.
-[3 Bed Private] is 1 three-quarter bed (semi-double bed) and 1 double-deck beds.
-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 note that our guesthouse is not traditional Japanese house (Machiya).
-Before making reservations, please be aware that Jiyu-jin is not a hotel but a guesthouse.
-Please be sure to check all the contents of our emails.

[NOTICE]
In Kyoto city, an accommodation tax regulation will be enforced starting October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax (200 yen per person/per night) will be imposed to your stay from October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax not included in room rate.
Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

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[Room features]
■Single room (Shared Bathroom)
-Private room for 1 guest. (6.6m sized room)
-120 cm three-quarter beds (semi-double bed).
-Solo travelers welcomed!
-Comfortable and private space.
-Offer one-time complimentary bath towel.
*We do not provide any meals.
*We cannot accept two guests to use single room.
Wi-Fi, Air conditioner, The room can be locked.

■Standard Twin Room (Shared Bathroom)
-Private room for 2 guests. (11.5 m²sized room)
-2 three-quarter beds (semi-double bed) are placed in both sides of the room.
-Offer one-time complimentary bath towel.
*We do not provide any meals.
Wi-Fi, Air conditioner, The room can be locked.

■3 Bed Private (Shared Bathroom)
-Private room for 3 guests. (11.5 m²sized room)
-1 three-quarter beds(120 cm semi-double beds) and 1 double-deck beds in the room.
-Offer one-time complimentary bath towel.
*We do not provide any meals.
Wi-Fi, Air conditioner, The room can be locked.

■Basic Twin Room (Shared Bathroom)
-Private room for 2 guests. (13.5m sized TATAMI room)
[Japanese Style Room (TATAMI)]
-FUTON (Japanese style-bedding) used in TATAMI room.
-Offer one-time complimentary bath towel.
*It is not real traditional Japanese room (Not Machiya).
*We do not provide any meals.
Wi-Fi, Air conditioner, The room can be locked.

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【Access to Jiyu-jin】
◆Access from JR Kyoto Station◆
By subway: About 5 minutes (220 yen)

■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.

In Kyoto city, an accommodation tax regulation will be enforced starting October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax (200 yen per person/per night) will be imposed to your stay from October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax not included in room rate.
Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

-consumption tax(10%)is included.

-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.(No Curfew)

*Please note that 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.
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.
*You can check-out before 8:00.

-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival.
Please pay the total amount at one time.
* We accept credit cards.
* Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

[NOTICE]
-We do not provide any meals.
-No elevator (lift).
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-Inside of guest house has a strict non-smoking policy.
Please smoke at the smoking area in the balcony of second floor.
-Please refrain from the admission of NON- GUEST to the guesthouse.
-The bath, shower booths, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.
-Please bring necessary amenities, such as towels, pajamas etc.
-[Standard Twin Room] have parallel beds.
-[Basic Twin Private] is Japanese Style Room(TATAMI).
*Japanese Style Room is not real traditional. (Not Machiya)
Also,Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.
-[3 Bed Private] is 1 three-quarter bed (semi-double bed) and 1 double-deck beds.

[Reservation Change and Cancellation Policy]
-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
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Dryer
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • 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.

In Kyoto city, an accommodation tax regulation will be enforced starting October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax (200 yen per person/per night) will be imposed to your stay from October 1, 2018.
The accommodation tax not included in room rate.
Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

-consumption tax(10%)is included.

-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.(No Curfew)

*Please note that 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.
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.
*You can check-out before 8:00.

-Payment should be made on the day of your arrival.
Please pay the total amount at one time.
* We accept credit cards.
* Please pay your accommodation tax in cash on the day of your arrival.

[NOTICE]
-We do not provide any meals.
-No elevator (lift).
-We do not accept guests under 13 years of age (Junior High School).
-Inside of guest house has a strict non-smoking policy.
Please smoke at the smoking area in the balcony of second floor.
-Please refrain from the admission of NON- GUEST to the guesthouse.
-The bath, shower booths, lavatories and washrooms are shared with other guests.
-Please bring necessary amenities, such as towels, pajamas etc.
-[Standard Twin Room] have parallel beds.
-[Basic Twin Private] is Japanese Style Room(TATAMI).
*Japanese Style Room is not real traditional. (Not Machiya)
Also,Futon (Japanese style-bedding) used in tatami room.
-[3 Bed Private] is 1 three-quarter bed (semi-double bed) and 1 double-deck beds.

[Reservation Change and Cancellation Policy]
-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

Directions
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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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