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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Kikokuso is a small (only 5 rooms) family run ryokan. Four rooms have shared facilities. These rooms over look a small but lovely Japanese garden. One room (actually 2 rooms - sleeping room and sitting room) has its own facilities - Japanese bath with shower...More

Thank KateNeuss
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Close to the station, which is easy, it is a family ran ryokan, room is nice and futon is 'comfortable '. Shared bathroom is very clean... owners are very nice and a bit too much polite... everything has to be planned in advance ... breakfast...More

Thank nathaliestocke
Reviewed 23 November 2017

First off, the couple and family members who own and run this place are really sweet as other travellers have said. As a result, I don't want to mark this family business too low despite not having the best experience here. My boyfriend and I...More

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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This was interesting due to family run, who were very helpful and lovely people. Food was OK, onsen was dated and small and needs proper attention to detail, but located near to train station was a big plus

Thank Eamonn R
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Kikokuso is such a homey ryokan. My heart melts when I think of the old couple who runs the place. They were super nice and seemed so happy we were there. We felt as if we were staying in our grandparent's really nice house, not...More

Thank Irene K
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Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$ 99 - US$ 291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 99 - US$ 291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Kyoto
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family 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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"There is one room with its own facilities."
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"Lower floor"
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"Don't worry about getting a room without a private bathroom - the common bathroom is just as great!"
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"Request a view of the courtyard, otherwise you might end up facing the boring street."
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