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APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae

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Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2015

This hotel provided what we needed - clean, comfortable accommodation with a good shower and bath. The rooms are tiny, but many in Japan are, and this was good value and gave us a comfy bed and excellent coffee downstairs. Its also very close to the station so its really convenient if you want a good place to stop over...

2Thank Catherine L
Los Angeles, CA
Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

Free wifi is available with good speed. The room is small. For two people it would be tight but proximity to the train station and seattles best cofffee down stairs is hard to beat Free breakfast in the morning. It gets crowded downstairs but it can be brought to the room No stationary. I would recommend this hotel without any...

1Thank utt959
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Stayed in this hotel for two days. The staff is helpful and nice, 10% off coffee from Seattle's Best on the ground floor, the amenities are great (except for the watery conditioner, but the toothbrushes are very nice), and having a mini ref in your room in a great plus! The rooms also come with an air purifier and humidifier....

1Thank herbivore225
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 14 December 2014

Friendly and helpful staff, helped me check in and store my luggage before regular check in time. A cafe on the ground floor, 10% discount for hotel guests. Hotel and cafe staff speaks good English. Rooms are tiny, but all necessities are available. Located across Kyoto tower and yodobashi and a large convenience store on the same street.

2Thank fionayyy
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 22 November 2014

Stayed at this hotel on 09 November 2014 for one night. It was the only hotel and room available around the Kyoto Station vicinity. The room was pathetically small with just a double bed against one side of the wall. There is an attached bathroom/toilet but no wardrobe. The room was shared by 2 adults and 1 child. We had...

Thank dftan
Reviewed 24 July 2014

The hotel was great, it was clean and the wifi was not spotty at all unlike other hotels, the location was also convenient. The only thing is that the room was super super tiny, but expected as visiting Japan.

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1Thank Wendy C
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 19 July 2014

We wanted a hotel near the station but did not want to pay the prices of those hotels. This one was perfect for what we wanted, and was in our budget. The double bed was small, and one side was against the wall which made it a challenge to get out of during the night! Our bed was not made...

2Thank HelenRose
Nagoya, Japan
Reviewed 7 May 2014

Kyoto was a blast but all the tour trips, entrance fees to temples and sites, gifts and food started to add up. My host found this place online whilst we were touring the city and booked it for a lot less than usual. The price was concerning as neither of us had ever been to the hotel before, we didn't...

5Thank Austin L
Diamond Bar, California
Reviewed 21 March 2014

The reasons and needs in which I booked this hotel where perfect for me. The price was very affordable and helped me keep a budget without sacrificing much. Yes my room was tiny but I was traveling by myself and didn't need much space. This hotel is right across Kyoto station on the Kyoto tower side and this was most...

2Thank Gabriela G
Krabi Town, Thailand
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Fantastic value for money. We could only take one of their (even) smaller rooms, however has everything you would need. Very effectively designed ( Japanese efficiency!) and 2 minutes from Kyoto main station. If you are looking for a short stay and not spending long in the room, book it!

3Thank Frosty999

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Staying in Shimogyo-ku

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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 with Kyoto Station itself being a modern mega-complex and an architectural marvel, this neighborhood is one of the most contemporary and energetic areas that the city has to offer. Buildings here look futuristic, and huge department stores, shopping arcades, and public meeting spaces provide every possible convenience. It is also nearly the only place in Kyoto where rooftop dining and socializing is available, completing its modern tone.
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae

Address: 533 Shiokoji-cho, Shichijo-sagaru, Higashinotoin-dori, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8212, Kyoto Prefecture
Region: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Shimogyo-ku , Kyoto Station
Price Range: ₹ 5,085 - ₹ 17,405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — APA Villa Hotel Kyoto Ekimae 3*
Number of rooms: 139
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“There are probably better rooms available than the one we had if you are willing to spend a little more”
 of 5 bubbles Angry_Scampi, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Go for a room that opens onto the front of hotel if possible. Better view.”
 of 5 bubbles Koiforever, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“super close to Kyoto Station”
 of 5 bubbles tokyosucks, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Possibly reserve a double room in order to have more room. Very small otherwise.”
 of 5 bubbles gmaso, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“If able to pay extra, upgrade to a larger room. Especially if staying for longer than three or four nights.”
 of 5 bubbles Ashagill, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
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