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Ryokan Shimizu

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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“midnight curfew”(9 reviews)
“kyoto station”(148 reviews)
“minute walk”(35 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I would really reccomend this ryokan. Great location, really nice personnel, nice and clean room in traditional style. I really enjoyed my stay. Also a great bonus was the private traditional bath....

Thank Zuzana S
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed four nights at the Ryokan Shimizu. We had booked our room from the U.S. and were able to prepay with a credit card. Although we reserved the room with a credit card, they did not charge our account till about 5 days before...More

Thank ishedwards
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Good or great location between two temples and kyoto statiion, however its not as traditional as you would expect yes you sleep on futons and walls are carboard or paper and you take your shoes off etc, but not quite the paper walls and everything...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

A very difficult review to post, mostly because all we have to compare this Ryokan with is a rather upscale property in Hakone. I think for the price paid and location, we probably did ok, but must admit we found the experience to be less...More

Thank JAMES O
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay at this lovely traditional guest house. When planning my trip to Japan, a stay in a Ryokan was top of the list but unfortunately it's a pricey form of accommodation. I was so happy to find Ryokan Shimizu in a more...More

Thank Debs S
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Certificate of Excellence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$ 80 - US$ 334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
#15 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 80 - US$ 334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Best Value Hotel in Kyoto
#15 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Shimogyo-ku
Shimogyo-ku is centered around the busy train hub,
Kyoto Station. A nexus for commerce, shopping, dining,
and hotels, the Shimogyo-ku area is infused with
tourists and local business travelers, making it a
competitive location for ever-new commercial
structures. The shops and cafes here are chic and
trendy, as a result, with many recognizable chains.
Commuters flood the Shimogyo-ku area twice a day, and
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