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APA Hotel Kyoto-Ekimae

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   806 Minami Fudodocho Shiokoji-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8234, Japan (Kyoto Station)
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
30 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in their semi-double room, the room size is typical small but the amenities provided are way above average. The room is clean and the WiFi signal is outstanding. Furthermore, the staff is friendly and location is very good. Walking distance to subway, railway station, convenient stores, shopping centres, restaurants and even Kyoto tower itself.

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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

its near central station but it was not so expensive. Room was bit tiny. so if you are tall, it could be uncomfortable.

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Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My family loved this hotel. We took two rooms and while the rooms were very small, the size was typical and absolutely in line with other value hotels we have experienced in Japan. I had booked online and check-in was fast and easy. Reception staff were efficient and helpful. The rooms were clean and comfortable; the room air conditioning worked... More

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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

Location of the hotel is great! Just a few minutes' walk from Kyoto Station, a hub for trains and buses. There's a Mcdonald's, Starbucks and a convenience store nearby. Seattle's Best coffee at the lobby of the hotel, where you can have a cup of coffee or tea after a day's worth of sightseeing and just relax, appreciate the view... More

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Hilo, Hawaii
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

This hotel was within walking distance of the train station, which was a huge plus!!!! Yes, the rooms are tiny, but it was expected! The staff was really friendly and it was also within walking distance to nearby restaurants and bars!

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Bloomington, Illinois
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

I can't complain: this was one of the last rooms available on a last minute booked business trip at the tail end of Sakura. There simply were not enough rooms in the city. Hotel Granvia was my preferred route, but I chose APA for it's proximity to the station and that other reviewers called it clean. The good news is... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013 via mobile

Our party of four stayed at this hotel. It's location is excellent, being close to Kyoto station and bus depot. The reception staff were frienly and very helpful. Once we reached our rooms, two doubles, we wondered how we could cope with the tiny size of the room. Once we had removed a grimy chair to the corridor we managed... More

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Tokyo, Japan
12 reviews 12 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I stayed with my family in Oct 12 on a 2 day trip to Kyoto, the best part of this hotel is that it is 3 min from the Kyoto Station, very very convenient location (for Bus and Train transport in Kyoto) Though the rooms are small they are clean and well done. Would recommend for its convenience!

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111 reviews 111 reviews
55 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

We chose this hotel because of its proximity to Kyoto station as a base for exploration of the sights in Kyoto. The service at checkin was very frinedly, keeping our luggage at early checkin so we could explore the city. However, the rooms were very worn out, small and not particularly clean. The hotel may be very convenient but not... More

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La Plata, Argentina
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I recently had the chance to stay at this hotel. I didn't have much of an option to be honest, as most of the hotels in Kyoto were full, but I felt lucky to have found a place to stay near the station. Perhaps that is the most important thing about this hotel: it's only one block away from the... More

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Address: 806 Minami Fudodocho Shiokoji-sagaru, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture 600-8234, Japan
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Kyoto Station
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Hotel Class:3 star — APA Hotel Kyoto-Ekimae 3*
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