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Ohanabo

3.5 of 5
Ryokan
  |   66-2 Shakuya-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8158, Kyoto Prefecture (Kyoto Station)
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Ranked #4 of 333 Hotels / Ryokan in Kyoto
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing to say that has not been covered. We had the meal served in the room in our kimonos being looked after by the lovely ladies. A unique and thoroughly enjoyable experience. We were there for 2 nights and balanced it with 2 at Hotel Mume, very different places with the common theme of excellent service. Lack of wifi annoyed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I should say, after reading all the reviews here on TripAdvisor, I traveled to Kyoto with really high expectations of Ohanabo and I have to say that, not only were they met but, also surpassed! First of all, the location is perfect considering the ryokan is a mere 5 minute walk from Kyoto station. Me and my gf stayed in... More 

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Racine, Wisconsin
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13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Location and service are the hallmarks of this fantastic traditional Japanese Inn (Ryokan). For the uninitiated to Japanese Ryokans, the rooms are multi-purpose with old style tatami mat floors. During the day a low table and sitting cushions with chair backs are set up. Hot tea and traditional snacks are often served in your room, either upon your immediate arrival... More 

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27 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Stayed for one night and thoroughly enjoyed it. Convenient to the train station. They were very friendly, helpful and accommodating. The owner provided helpful suggestions on what to see and how to get there. They kept my bag the next morning so I could see some sites nearby. Would recommend if you want to stay in a Japanese Inn/Ryokan and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

It is the small inn of 12 rooms. It was the splendid hotel which could take in consideration, hospitality. It is the place that is fit if I ask an old thing and know the new matter. Gentleness of the master, hospitality of a proprietress, consideration of staff are felt in at every turn. I stay by all means if... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

I stayed at Ohanabo with my mother and brother for 3 nights in September. We had an wonderful time there. It is coveniently located only 5 minutes from main Kyoto station. it is very accessible. Room was very clean and sheets are changed frequnetly. Very confortable futons gave us a very relaxing and restful sleep. one of our highlights was... More 

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お花坊予約担当者, オーナー at Ohanabo, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at our ryokan for three nights! We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the dinner here. It was so sad when you left here. Please came back here again with your family! More 

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56 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in the Ohanabo (not enough to explore the city of Kyoto, for sure) and enjoyed our stay at the Ohanabo. The (female) manager was certainly eager to help most times and the ryokan was very helpful in cleaning my shirts overnight. Breakfast was good, vegetarian option could be accommodated. There is some kind of communal bath,... More 

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お花坊予約担当者, オーナー at Ohanabo, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at our hotel and your comment. We are sorry we didn't explain about the slippers. We want our guests to experience our corridor created with all tatami because this is very special in all ryokans. Tatami made corridor is very traditional style and there are not many ryokans where have this style corridor because tatami is... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

From the moment we arrived until we left, everyone in Ohanabo treated us like part of their family - perhaps more :) Every day without fail - they always served refreshment and cold tea after we spent a full hot day out. They recommended the best way to get into our intended destinations of choice in Kyoto, and at one... More 

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お花坊予約担当者, オーナー at Ohanabo, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful comment. Your comment made everyone who works at Ohanabo happy. We appreciate you choose Ohanabo and we could met you. Please come here back anytime again as our family. More 

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

It was an awesome experience for those who want to try living in a traditional Japanese guesthouse. It had a homey feel instead of a hotel feel, and the staff was great! I loved the welcome drink (Green tea) and Japanese cookies, tatami mats, futon cushions, the little nooks inside the room, the very comfortable yukata. I was only disappointed... More 

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This is the first time I pay a visit to Kyoto and I am delighted to have a chance to stay with this ryokan. Keiko, one of the person in charge has helped me a lot with the reservation and guided me around the Kyoto city. I travelled here with my mother and she fell in love with this place... More 

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Address: 66-2 Shakuya-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto 600-8158, Kyoto Prefecture
Location: Japan > Kinki > Kyoto Prefecture > Kyoto > Kyoto Station
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ohanabo 3.5*
Number of rooms: 13
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