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Sakanoue

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Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend Sakanoue for anyone keen to try a traditional ryokan stay in Kyoto. Excellent location in walking distance of many highlights including beautiful laneways full of bespoke shops and great coffee. Sakanoue was the highlight of our stay- beautiful room, and warm and...More

Thank Deirdre M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Besides good service, clean and spacious room, this hotel is located in the old town area of Kyoto. We enjoyed the nice walk to Kiyomizu-dera, full of artsy little shops and a few Michelin star restaurants. Some staff can speak English. Dinner and breakfast in...More

1  Thank Christine C
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Excellent location within walking distance of Yasaka Shrine, Kiyomizu and Gion. Service is wonderful, and food incredible. We have stayed here twice, the first time 7 years ago, and again recently. On both occasions it worth was the price for the amazing experience. Would recommend...More

Thank Azette L
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We HIGHLY recommend this Ryokan. From arrival you're made to feel like you're home, given refreshments in your room, and all the staff are absolutely wonderful and a pleasure to interact with. The room is most spacious, and the traditional bath was excellent to soak...More

1  Thank Tellemike
Reviewed 19 April 2017

What a wonderful ryokan hidden in a calm, quiet street, blocks away from a gorgeous temple that is lit up at night during the warmer months. A respite from this tourist town, we felt at home and nearly cried when leaving. Be warned - if...More

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US$ 200 - US$ 554 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#40 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#65 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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#40 Luxury Hotel in Kyoto
#65 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
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"Book the dinner. Go Japanese option for breakfast!"
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"Ask for a view of the garden. I had one of the street which was still absolutely lovely, but the garden must..."
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"Free wifi, but really does not work. Don't miss this old time Japan experience. First time in a Ryokan..."
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"The room is very large and can easily fit 4 to 5 ppl.. However, we think the room is a bit cool so probably..."
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