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Kimi Ryokan

2-36-8 Ikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo Prefecture 171-0014, Japan
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Ranked #2 of 3 Toshima B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went to Tokyo as our college graduation gift for our son. We opted to stay at Kimi Ryokan instead of a hotel in order to experience the traditional Japanese Inn. After 2 weeks, I will give the place a 5-Star rating for its location, cleanliness, and superior quality of service. No need to bring your laptop computer because there... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 3 nights. Good location, close to ikebukuro (go out in the right exit) The room are spacious and comfortable, with good space also for bags. Tatami are comfortable The and water for free. Microwave and little kitchen helps u to eat Bento box! Nice leaving room where met some other traveller! And eat! Very silent Possibility to... More

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York, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great base for Tokyo travels. Towel included, nice seating area on the roof, secure, wifi throughout and plenty of toilets and showers so never waiting. In both 2 and 3 person room with friends. Great space and ideal if you're out in the day and need comfort and peace for your sleeps. Recommended

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Leatherhead, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

You want to go to Japan, is it your dream, well if your watching to money and you just need a bed and roof over your head this is the place to stay. Kimi Ryokan is a Hostel in Toshima, the place has an old feel to it but a sense of calm at the same time, the rooms are... More

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Cairns, Australia
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Lovely old ryokan, right near Ikebukuro station which is on the main JR line to Shinjuku, Harajuku, Shibya etc. Very clean, small rooms. The staff were really nice but gave us some bad advice on a few occasions (Booked us a tea ceremony in Uji, but when we arrived it was for the wrong day, so that wasted a lot... More

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貴美旅館, マネージャー at Kimi Ryokan, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for your stay in Kimi Ryokan with us. We really hope you enjoyed it and your trip in Tokyo as well. Terribly sorry for our serious mistake and troubled you. We guarantee that we will take care when doing information and make sure no any miss next time . Please asking your kindly forgive... More

Montreal, Canada
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This place is very nice. Clean, beautiful, and not so expensive. I spend 2 night and I highly recommend it. Nice terrace on the roof, place to wash your cloth japanese traditional bath, you have everything you need to feel that your not in the biggest city in the world :)

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We had a great stay at Kimi - the room was small (it's Tokyo!), but had a lot of storage space, so our suitcases weren't in the way. The staff was incredibly helpful - they gave us restaurant recommendations and helped us find a doctor when my son hurt his neck. Overall a great place to stay - and so... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Booked here after reading reviews on tripadvisor and Lonely Planet. This was our first time at a Ryokan and it was superior to the hotels that cost double the price in Shinjuku. There is plenty of space (for Tokyo) in the rooms, the staff were very welcoming and friendly, they spoke English and Japanese and the common areas, (kitchen and... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I am so, so glad I ignored my friends' hotel recommendations and took a chance and stayed @ the Kimi Ryokan! I arrived to the hotel around 10:00pm from Narita, jetlagged and exhausted. The staff (who spoke excellent English) met me at the door, were incredibly polite and friendly and showed me to my room. They even took the time... More

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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

This was my first Ryokan experience and it was the best. The staff went above and beyond, and were always welcoming. The common area always had calming energy and warmth. The rooms were always cleaned and the sharing of bathroom was never an issue. We only planned to stay 7 nights but ended up booking for the remainder of the... More

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Address: 2-36-8 Ikebukuro, Toshima, Tokyo Prefecture 171-0014, Japan
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Location: Japan > Kanto > Tokyo Prefecture > Tokyo > Toshima
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